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July 27, 2016
An immature bald eagle was rescued July 6 by family and visitors to the Park Rapids, Minn.-area lake home of Grand Forks resident Arne Brekke. The eagle had become entangled in a length of nylon rope, and people visiting the cabin were able to rescue the bird and free its leg after consulting staff from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources for advice. (Submitted)
Minnesota family rescues bald eagle tangled in rope
22 hours 33 min ago
July 25, 2016
Lake Osakis latest Minnesota lake to be hit with zebra mussels
July 25, 2016 - 9:41pm
Joyce Vekich and Mike Johnson work together to assemble and line wrap X-Factor bucktail muskey lures at KMDA fishing tackle manufacturing company in Bovey. (BOB KING / DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE)
Little Minnesota tackle company is leaving a big mark
July 25, 2016 - 3:16pm
July 19, 2016
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How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
July 19, 2016 - 1:58pm
July 18, 2016
Study: Hundreds of impaired waters in Minnesota
July 18, 2016 - 8:57am
Planning begins on epic Minnesota touring trail
July 18, 2016 - 8:40am
July 15, 2016
Plenty of sites are available Thursday at the Lakeview Campground at Sibley State Park near New London. (Gary Miller / Tribune)
State parks’ online reservation system a welcome change for some
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
July 13, 2016
Deer populations appear on the rebound in parts of Minnesota
July 13, 2016 - 2:40pm
July 12, 2016
Minnesota hunters now eligible for lottery for prairie chicken season permits
July 12, 2016 - 1:49pm
Jacob Robinson of Shakopee caught and released a big cat that measured 49 inches long and had a girth of 32-1/2 inches. (DNR)
Minnesota's flathead catfish record broken
July 12, 2016 - 10:07am
July 1, 2016
Cattle grazing has proven to be a helpful tool for conservation groups looking to preserve grassland in the region. Grazing, when managed properly, can improve wildlife diversity and soil health. (MPR NEWS)
Minnesota prairie restorers recruit a surprising ally: cows
July 1, 2016 - 1:26pm
Heidi Haugen has a green backdrop in the Pennington Mine Pit Lake for a paddleboard yoga class. (BRAINERD DISPATCH)
Paddleboard yoga a hit for Minnesota women
July 1, 2016 - 11:38am
June 27, 2016
Avid Bigfoot hunter Michael Hexum claims to have seen one on from a deer stand when he was 14 and has passionately pursued them ever since, often spending silent evenings in the woods of northern Minnesota listening for their calls. (EVAN FROST | MPR NEWS)
Searching for Bigfoot in northern Minnesota
June 27, 2016 - 11:00am
June 26, 2016
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Minnesotan may have tied record with 57-inch muskie
June 26, 2016 - 9:33am
June 24, 2016
Minnesota beekeepers are losing 40 to 50 percent of their hives each year. Pesticides, parasites, viruses and other pathogens, as well as a lack of habitat and foods for pollinators, are all cited as factors in the crisis facing our pollinators, according to the Pesticide Action Network of Minneapolis, which helped support the “Keep the Hives Alive” tour. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Pollinator issue like staring at the barrel of a crisis
June 24, 2016 - 1:07pm
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