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January 22, 2013
2012: A good season for waterfowlers
As Minnesota waterfowl experts begin planning for the 2013 hunting season they are pleased with a memorable 2012. An earlier season opener, regulation changes that created more opportunity and some timely help from Mother Nature all combined to make 2012 a noteworthy season. "We...
January 22, 2013 - 12:00am
January 21, 2013
Eagle center will hold field trip
The National Eagle Center will offer a field trip Saturday Jan. 26. Participants will have an opportunity to learn about golden eagles and observe the raptors in the wild. A bus will depart from the National Eagle Center in Wabasha at 1 p.m. and will conclude back at the center...
January 21, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 20, 2013
Helicopter crews to count deer
Pending suitable snow cover, low-flying helicopters will be conducting whitetail deer population surveys from January through March in northwestern, central and southeastern Minnesota. "Good wildlife management decisions are based on good science," said Lou Cornicelli, wildlife...
January 20, 2013 - 11:00pm
DNR reminds area residents of deer feeding ban
Feeding deer is prohibited in Dodge, Goodhue, Olmsted and Wabasha counties, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reported. A ban was put in place in early 2011 to reduce the spread of chronic wasting disease, which was found in one deer harvested late in 2010 near Pine...
January 20, 2013 - 12:00am
January 19, 2013
Lakeshore wilderness protected
DULUTH -- Nearly 1,000 acres of private land along the hills overlooking Lake Superior near Two Harbors, Minn., will remain undeveloped thanks to a land conservation deal announced Monday.
January 19, 2013 - 4:00pm
Come view the eagles
Red Wing's Eagle Watch weekends will start today and run through Feb. 3. From 1 to 3 p.m. in Colvill Park each of those Saturdays and Sundays, spotting scopes will be available and Environmental Learning Center staff will be on hand to answer questions. A show featuring Sharon...
January 19, 2013 - 8:00am
Elk hunt extended
The need to manage the size of northwestern Minnesota's elk population and control depredation has prompted the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to extend the elk hunt beginning today. "Our rules for the 2012-2013 elk hunt authorized an extended season if harvest goals...
January 19, 2013 - 3:00am
Sled dog race postponed
DULUTH -- The John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon has been postponed until March 10. It had been scheduled to start Jan 27. "The board made the decision last night," race coordinator Pat Olson said Tuesday morning. "I don't know that we really had any choice but to postpone. It was...
January 19, 2013 - 1:00am
January 18, 2013
Asian carp barrier: disco, electric or lock-out?
January 18, 2013 - 11:00pm
January 17, 2013
Eagle watch gets underway Saturday
Red Wing's Eagle Watch weekends will start Jan. 19 and run through Feb. 3. From 1 to 3 p.m. in Colvill Park, spotting scopes will be available and Environmental Learning Center staff will be on hand to answer questions. A show featuring Sharon Stiteler will be Saturday Feb. 2 from...
January 17, 2013 - 3:00pm
January 14, 2013
Warmer weather could result in dangerous ice
With several days of temperatures hovering above and below freezing -- 32 degrees, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is reminding everyone not to let their guard down when traveling out on a frozen lake, river or pond. With days of warmer than normal temperatures, it...
January 14, 2013 - 7:19am
January 13, 2013
DNR: Take care when heading out on your sled
Gov. Mark Dayton with the support of Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the Minnesota United Snowmobilers Association has proclaimed Jan. 13-19 as Snowmobile Safety Awareness Week in Minnesota. More than 1,000 volunteer instructors teach DNR snowmobile safety courses...
January 13, 2013 - 1:38pm
January 12, 2013
Gnotke family rides for multiple sclerosis
For Deb Gnotke, the MS Snowmobile Tour is a family affair. For more than a decade, Gnotke, husband Dave and their children have gone snowmobiling for a cause: multiple sclerosis. "My husband of 40 years, Dave, was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis back in 1971," she explained....
January 12, 2013 - 10:32am
January 6, 2013
Looking back on 2012's outdoor scene
The year started with the Winter That Wasn't and ended with generally improved deer hunting seasons in Minnesota. In-between, 2012 offered plenty of other memorable moments on the outdoors front.
January 6, 2013 - 10:00am
Memorial Park project gets state support
Plans to renovate and improve Memorial Park got a boost this week that will help make the project a reality. The city of Red Wing received...
January 6, 2013 - 8:00am