Minnesota wolf hunt grows: More permits, higher harvest level set for 2014

DULUTH -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Thursday announced the state’s 2014 wolf hunting and trapping season, adding 500 additional licenses over last year’s total and increasing the number of wolves that can be killed by nearly 14 percent.

East Grand Forks eagles weather the storm

East Grand Forks eagles weather the storm

GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Local birders say they’re optimistic three juvenile bald eagles survived last Monday night’s storm after high winds knocked the nest to the ground north of East Grand Forks, Minn.

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Leisurely approach: ‘Casual’ catchfish guide explains fishing techniques on Red River

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The morning sun was barely as high as the bald eagle that circled just above the trees along the Red River, and already it was apparent the day was going to be a scorcher.

Monarch fans put out butterfly-friendly buffet in northeastern Minnesota

Monarch fans put out butterfly-friendly buffet in northeastern Minnesota

DULUTH -- Some familiar friends may soon be spending a little more time in Duluth.

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Fly-in trip delivers adventure

Fly-in trip delivers adventure

We still were more than 500 miles from our fishing destination in northern Saskatchewan, and the excursion already had been an adventure. A funnel-shaped cloud that popped out of the sky and rapidly began moving in our direction made sure of that.

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OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: N.D. to offer limited pronghorn season

N.D. to offer limited pronghorn season North Dakota will have a limited pronghorn hunting season this fall for the first time since 2009.

High water hindering sturgeon project on Rainy River

Persistent high water levels on Rainy Lake and the Rainy River on the Minnesota border with Canada aren’t just a hassle for resorts and anglers this summer. The high water also is hampering fisheries biologists who are conducting a population estimate on sturgeon in the river and Lake of the Woods.

Sage grouse survey reveals low numbers

WEST FARGO, N.D. -- North Dakota won’t have a sage grouse hunting season in 2014. That news probably doesn’t surprise anyone who pays attention to the state’s outdoor world.

Shark attack: Duluth's Kishida takes aim at bass

Shark attack: Duluth's Kishida takes aim at bass

When he was about a fifth-grader, growing up in Osaka, Japan, Shark Kishida and some of his buddies decided to try carp fishing. They rode their bikes to a carp lake, threw out mushy concoctions called doughballs and waited.

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Field reports: Twin Ports Walleye Association starts fishing league

The Twin Ports Walleye Association will hold a summer walleye fishing league with contests on Tuesday at Fish Lake Reservoir, July 29 on Island Lake, Aug. 5 at Rice Lake and Aug. 19 on the St. Louis River.

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http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/318/50/50/ ADDICTED TO RUNNING
Day of firsts
A bit surprised by the cool, gray weather, my spirit was undeterred this morning about the mission ahead: log a decent recovery run, and make sure my Golden pal, Coby, has a special day. In part, tha...
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http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/313/50/50/ OUTDOORS WITH SAM COOK
Night fishing will open July 21 on Mille Lacs Lake
The night-fishing ban for walleye anglers on Mille Lacs Lake will be lifted July 21 at 10 p.m., according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. In past years, the Mille Lacs Lake night cl...
7/14/14 at 3:21 PM
http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/315/50/50/ THE WANNABE BIRDER
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"-30-" is the way we old-school journalists used to let our editors know we were at the end of our story. We wrote our stories on these curious devices known as "typewriters." They were pretty neat. ...
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http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/314/50/50/ WILDWINGS
Noooooo!
I guess it's only fair. I have acquired a few life birds "in the mail," as it is said, I suppose it's only fitting that some would be taken away in the same fashion. The posting on the ABA's blog two...
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http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/320/50/50/ CHEF JEFF
Chipotle Black Bean Chili
Have you every wondered why black beans have become so popular in the United States in recent years? They've long been a staple in our south-of-the-border neighbor, Mexico, where they're called frijol...
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http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/317/50/50/ NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS AND BEYOND
2014 North Dakota early Canada goose season
North Dakotas early Canada goose season is set, and bag limits and licensing requirements are the same as last year.   The season will openAug. 15and continue throughSept. 15, except in the Mis...
7/31/14 at 5:11 AM
http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/316/50/50/ THE VIEW FROM THE EDGE OF TOWN
It's Holiday Time
Holiday Message If we all could take a minute away from personal attacks, maybe we could focus...even for a second...on something much more important. I would like to take this time, to focus on somet...
11/12/13 at 5:12 PM
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Exciting Times for Scouting in the Northern Lights Council
I sincerely hope that you have enjoyed summer! Personally, I can testify that this was one of the best summers I have experienced. When I travel around the Northern Lights Council, I always get asked ...
10/1/13 at 5:22 PM
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Explore Minnesota Concerts & Performances
May 23, 2012 This listing is brought to you by Explore Minnesota. To match up these events with local lodgings, go to http://exploreminnesota.com/places-to-stay/index.aspx   LMFAO with Far Ea...
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