Outdoors
Courtesy of the Department of Natural Resources   A smaller Minnesota wolf population means fewer hunting and trapping licenses will be available when the wolf season opens Saturday, Nov. 9. The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) set the statewide target harvest of wolves at 220, 180 fewer t...Read More
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Courtesy of the Department of Natural Resources   Forget to buy a license? Then connect to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) mobile licensing page to purchase select fishing and hunting licenses via a smartphone. “This service is a convenience for people who need a license w...Read More
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Courtesy of the Department of Natural Resources   As precipitation over the last 30 days has been at 50 percent of normal over most of Minnesota, fire managers from the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) are seeing an increase in fire danger and are urging people to use caution when working ...Read More
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Courtesy of the Department of Natural Resources   Nothing can ruin a hunt faster than an accident. Drowning, hypothermia, getting lost, falls from tree stands or just spraining an ankle are among the perils awaiting hunters ill prepared for a trip afield. Because hunting involves firearms, kniv...Read More
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Courtesy of the Department of Natural Resources   Minnesota’s waterfowl season will open a half-hour before sunrise Sept. 21 and continue for 60 days under a north, central and southern zone structure with different season dates for each zone, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural ...Read More
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Courtesy of the Department of Natural Resources   Minnesota’s dove hunting season began Sunday, Sept. 1, and continues through Saturday, Nov. 9, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). A small game license and Harvest Information Program (HIP) certification are requi...Read More
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Courtesy of the Department of Natural Resources   More small game hunters ventured into Minnesota’s fields and forests in 2012, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) annual small game survey. The number of pheasant and duck hunters increased 8 percent and correspond...Read More
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Courtesy of the Department of Natural Resources   Inexperienced families, youth and women hunters can apply for a chance to step into the field with an experienced upland bird hunter at locations across much of Minnesota on Saturday, Oct. 19, or Saturday, Oct. 26. “Participants are offered a ...Read More
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  Courtesy of the Department of Natural Resources   • 07/15/13 – 10/15/13 Crow Hunting (2nd season) • 09/01/13 – 09/20/13 Early Canada Goose season • 09/01/13 – 10/13/13 Bear season • 09/01/13 – 11/04/13 Snipe and Rail Hunting season • 09/01/13 – 11/...Read More
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Courtesy of the Department of Natural Resources   According to a Department of Natural Resources (DNR) wildlife research biologist, pheasants follow a schedule as routine as the daily commute to and from work. Understanding the pheasant’s daily movements can increase the odds of flushing a ro...Read More
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Courtesy of the Department of Natural Resources   Wildlife artists can submit entries for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ (DNR) 2014 pheasant stamp contest from Monday, Sept. 9, until 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20. Artists are prohibited from using any photographic product as part of...Read More
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Courtesy of the Department of Natural Resources   Canada goose hunting is the fastest growing hunting sport in Minnesota. Our state harvests more geese than any state in the country. Many hunters new to the sport are unaccustomed to firing at such a big bird. More familiar with shooting ducks, ...Read More
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The 2013 Morrison County Banquet will be held Friday, Sept. 13, at the Falls Ballroom in Little Falls, to celebrate 11 years of service to Morrison County. The “crowing hour” starts at 5:30 p.m., with the meal at around 7:15 p.m. The banquet will also be oriented toward non-hunters by including ...Read More
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