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August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind
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August 23, 2016
Mille Lacs walleye fishing season to end in two weeks
The state will close the walleye fishing season on Mille Lacs Lake Sept. 6 after exceeding a harvest limit, DNR Fisheries chief Don Pereira said...
21 hours 36 min ago
Bringing back the prairie
SPICER—With 500 acres of land in need of continual maintenance, there will be plenty of projects for volunteers to work on during a one-day...
22 hours 45 min ago
Man goes to extremes to snag bass
In this video, Kevin Jeffrey of Grand Forks, North Dakota, swims with the fishes to land a largemouth bass tangled in the brush.
August 23, 2016 - 2:40pm
August 18, 2016
Zebra mussels found in Detroit Lake
DETROIT LAKES--Zebra mussels have been found in Detroit Lake. DNR invasive species staff confirmed two juvenile zebra mussels and two adults...
August 18, 2016 - 4:11pm
DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Portions of 48 streams with the cold, clear water needed to support trout populations would get stronger protection as newly designated trout...
August 18, 2016 - 1:46pm
DNR seeks designs for Minnesota’s 2017 pheasant stamp
Wildlife artists can submit entries for the 2017 Minnesota Pheasant Stamp from Sept. 5 to 4 p.m. Sept. 16. The pheasant stamp validation for...
August 18, 2016 - 10:17am
August 15, 2016
Albino deer spotted near Minnesota town with regular fawns
An albino deer was pictured recently with fawns just east of Upper Mission Lake, north of Merrifield. It’s rare to see an albino deer in the...
August 15, 2016 - 1:47pm
Three young girls look to clean regional lake one zebra mussel at a time
Three 10-year-old girls visiting the Alexandria area have big dreams this summer. After hearing about recent zebra mussel infestations, Margaret...
August 15, 2016 - 1:43pm
August 11, 2016
Zebra mussels confirmed in five Minnesota lakes
The Department of Natural Resources has confirmed five new reports of zebra mussels in central Minnesota lakes.Infested waters signs have been...
August 11, 2016 - 3:22pm
August 8, 2016
Northland Outdoors: Minnesota's high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's Northland Outdoors TV episode, we explore the phenomenal growth of the Minnesota Clay Target League, the...
August 8, 2016 - 2:46pm
August 5, 2016
Here’s a breakdown of permit area designations for Minnesota deer hunters
Minnesota deer numbers are on the rebound after two mild winters and several years of conservative hunting regulations. The slight increase in...
August 5, 2016 - 12:41pm
August 4, 2016
You may not know him, but Brad Olson played a big role in how you enjoy the regional wild
APPLETON – If you’ve chased pheasants on public lands in western Minnesota, hunkered down in a goose blind at the Lac qui Parle refuge,...
August 4, 2016 - 3:09pm
DNR loosens Minnesota's deer season regs
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced its deer season frameworks this week, and hunters in some permit areas can expect bag...
August 4, 2016 - 1:32pm
August 3, 2016
Hunters will soon no longer be able to bring entire deer carcasses into Minnesota
Starting this fall, hunters can no longer bring whole deer carcasses into Minnesota from anywhere in North America. This restriction includes...
August 3, 2016 - 9:04am
August 2, 2016
Jack Rajala, godfather of modern efforts to restore Minnesota’s white pine forests, dead at 77
Jack Rajala, a leader in the state’s logging and lumber industries for decades and the godfather of modern efforts to restore Minnesota’s...
August 2, 2016 - 2:22pm