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September 19, 2016
Mike Benjamin is now a two-time Minnesota state duck call champion. He won his second state title during the Minnesota Waterfowl Association's competition held at Prairie Pothole Day on September 10 at the Stoney Ridge Farm near New London. (Tom Cherveny / Tribune)
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Champion waterfowl caller gets his edge in the off season
September 19, 2016 - 1:58pm
September 16, 2016
Leaf-chasing in Minnesota: Yellow means go
September 16, 2016 - 10:35am
September 15, 2016
For first time, invasive crayfish confirmed in Minnesota lake
September 15, 2016 - 12:24pm
September 13, 2016
The New London-Spicer School Board has told the state that the Glacial Lakes State Trail cannot be placed in or alongside outdoor classrooms on school property, like this area near the middle school. The school route was a vital link in the plan to bring the trail from New London to Sibley State Park. Alternative routes through NLS property are being considered.
Carolyn Lange / Tribune
Compromise sought for Glacial Lakes State Trail route
September 13, 2016 - 11:50pm
September 12, 2016
Anglers in a motorboat cut through the waves as paddlers Sepestian Mateus, Singeru Elias, Vincente Diaz and Gabriel Diaz maneuver the outrigger canoe. Tom Cherveny / Tribune
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Outrigger canoe made for Pacific takes on a prairie lake
September 12, 2016 - 11:25am
Hastings photographer David Youngren looks over the Vermillion River Falls from the overlook. (Star Gazette photo by Noura Elmanssy)
A hidden gem for outdoors enthusiasts
September 12, 2016 - 10:06am
September 11, 2016
All eyes are on the target as Teresa Winzenburg with the Little Crow Archers helps Camden Lager, age 6, of Willmar, during the 34th annual Prairie Pothole Day event at the Stoney Ridge Farm across from Sibley State Park on Saturday. Tom Cherveny / Willmar
Prairie Pothole Day at Stoney Ridge
September 11, 2016 - 9:17pm
September 7, 2016
Cooper Parker, of Cedar Falls, Iowa, left, and his friend Marshall Henricks of Redfield, Iowa, take time for a photo with the bears they shot on the opening day of Minnesota’s bear season near Hill City. Parker’s bear field-dressed at 150 pounds, Henricks’ at 238 pounds. (Sam Cook / Duluth News Tribune)

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Bear hunters report early successes
September 7, 2016 - 2:44pm
The McCollum Hunting Preserve was a particularly popular stop for the veterans participating in the Oberg Foundation veterans' retreat this past Saturday afternoon. (Detroit Lakes Tribune)
Minnesota event brings combat vets together again
September 7, 2016 - 2:33pm
September 6, 2016
Hunting behind his black Lab, Heidi, Superior's Dick Adams works through a field of grass in Lac qui Parle County on opening day of Minnesota's 2015 pheasant season. (Duluth News Tribune)
Minnesota pheasant counts up 29 percent
September 6, 2016 - 12:19pm
August 31, 2016
Healthy outlook for Minnesota bear hunt
August 31, 2016 - 2:17pm
Alex Wahl and Joe Schlagel with some sod field honkers on a warm early season goose hunt. (Northland Outdoors photo)
Go green for early goose hunt
August 31, 2016 - 8:59am
August 30, 2016
Public invited to comment of special fishing regulations
August 30, 2016 - 11:11am
August 26, 2016
Minnesota DNR reports two more cases of starry stonewort
August 26, 2016 - 2:29pm
August 23, 2016
Mille Lacs walleye fishing season to end in two weeks
August 23, 2016 - 8:08pm