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April 2, 2017
t3.27.17 Sam Cook -- 040217.O.DNT.KAMLOOPSc2 -- Kamloops rainbow trout and a few steelhead flop and splash in a seine net held by Minnesota Department of Natural Resources fisheries employees on Monday at the French River. Sam Cook  / scook@duluthnews.complay button
Crews hold Kamloops round-up on the French River
April 2, 2017 - 12:16pm
A steelhead attempts to leap a set of falls during the 2016 spring runoff on the Knife River. A new genetics study indicates that steelhead rainbow trout and Kamloops rainbow trout are interbreeding in North Shore streams. Sam Cook / scook@duluthnews.com
Study: Steelhead, Kamloops rainbows interbreeding on North Shore
April 2, 2017 - 11:14am
March 31, 2017
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, D-Minn.
Capitol Chatter: Governor candidates look at rural Minnesota
March 31, 2017 - 3:06pm
March 29, 2017
Birches cut by people to sell on eBay. Photo from Washburn County (Wis.) Sheriff's Department
Thieves illegally cutting birch saplings in Minnesota and Wisconsin woods
March 29, 2017 - 9:09pm
Minnesota state Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer of Big Lake says on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, a bill from her committee helps fund new election equipment. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Republicans want to delay, change vegetative buffers around Minnesota waters; Dayton says no way
March 29, 2017 - 9:07pm
March 26, 2017
Brad Dokken
Dokken: Having a blast with a fishing partner from the past
March 26, 2017 - 8:49am
t03.19.2017 -- Sam Cook -- 032617.C.DNT.SamC1 -- A chunky lake trout from the end of the Gunflint Trail this past week. Sam Cook / scook@duluthnews.com
Cook: Late-ice lake trout prove cooperative
March 26, 2017 - 6:00am
Lake of the Woods boat ramp remains in limbo
March 26, 2017 - 5:45am
March 21, 2017
Mille Lacs Lake fishing guide Steve Fellegy holds a 26-inch walleye taken on his boat in this 2013 photo while fishing mud flats at the north end of the lake. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs Lake
March 21, 2017 - 11:13am
March 19, 2017
Always in Season: Spring brings another cycle in bird lives
March 19, 2017 - 4:46pm
This photo, taken from a video made by Dennis Pratt of Superior, Wis., this spring, shows a male and female steelhead (rainbow trout) on a spawning bed in a Brule River tributary upstream of U.S. Highway 2. To see the video, go to Pratt's Facebook page at facebook.com/DennisPratt
Some Wis. river anglers prefer using flies for the stream's big steelheads
March 19, 2017 - 10:00am
Rugged mountain scenery framed the backdrop for part of Chuck Lindner's 350-mile bike ride as a competitor in the Iditarod Trail Invitational. The winter bicycle race follows the course of the famous Iditarod sled dog race that begins near Anchorage and concludes in Nome, Alaska. Submitted photo
Warroad man leaves his comfort zone to race Alaska's Iditarod Trail on a fat bike
March 19, 2017 - 4:58am
March 18, 2017
Undated courtesy photo, circa March 2017, of an invasive silver carp that was captured by a commercial fishing boat on the St. Croix River near Prescott, Wis. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources confirmed the catch Thursday, March 16, 2017, as the first silver carp confirmed on the St. Croix. Courtesy of Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Invasive silver carp found in St. Croix River for first time
March 18, 2017 - 3:20pm
March 17, 2017
The South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Department recently released its deer management plan for public review. Submitted photo
SD seeking more successful deer hunts
March 17, 2017 - 6:17pm
March 15, 2017
Map of the recently-acquired land on Leech Lake in north-central Minnesota that was added to Chippewa National Forest on Monday, March, 13, 2017. Map courtesy The Trust For Public Land
Chippewa National Forest adds 40 acres on Leech Lake
March 15, 2017 - 5:28pm
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