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May 22, 2019
A deer tick (left) and an American dog tick, more commonly known as a woodtick, are shown side by side for comparison in April 2010 at Turtle River State Park near Arvilla, N.D. With tick season at hand, the North Dakota Department of Health is recommending people take precautions. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Tick population is booming. Is climate change to blame? Will tick-borne diseases increase?
May 22, 2019 - 12:33pm
Work will start soon on a long awaited project for Lake Wakanda southeast of Willmar. Two water control structures with fish barriers and two concrete box culverts with fish barriers will be installed to improve the diversity of the lake's ecosystem and natural habitat. (Tribune file photo)
Contract awarded for Lake Wakanda enhancement project southeast of Willmar
May 22, 2019 - 9:56am
May 19, 2019
Jessie Veeder, Coming Home columnist.
Veeder: Not on days like today
May 19, 2019 - 8:30am
May 10, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Ron Balbach prepares his boat for the fishing opener Friday evening on Foot Lake at Robbin's Island Regional Park in Willmar.
Gotta catch 'em all: Preparing for fishing opener
May 10, 2019 - 6:56pm
April 30, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune

New grass grows among the old at the top of Mount Tom Monday evening at Sibley State Park in New London. play button
Spring at Sibley State Park near New London
April 30, 2019 - 6:09pm
Moose have reached their condense highest population level on record at Isle Royale even as new wolves have been moved to the Lake Superior island. Michigan Tech photo.
Increasing in numbers, Isle Royale moose devouring forest
April 30, 2019 - 9:44am
April 25, 2019
Spring Home & Garden 2019 now available online
April 25, 2019 - 3:20pm
April 15, 2019
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune
Climbers were able to reach for the sky, or at least the ceiling, as they used the rock climbing wall Saturday at the Prairie Wood Environmental Learning Center Earth Day festivities.
Prairie Woods celebrates Earth Day
April 15, 2019 - 5:18am
March 29, 2019
Screen grab from video released by the Humane Society of the United States of Andrew Renner, 41, and Owen Renner, 18, illegally killing a bear in Alaska.
Video captures father and son brutally killing a bear and her cubs in Alaska
March 29, 2019 - 9:11am
March 20, 2019
Tony Stetz, of Cormorant, Minn., holds a hefty tullibee caught recently in an Otter Tail County, Minn., lake. Mike McFeely / The Forum
McFeely: Tullibee, or not tullibee — Unique fish provides a fun day on the ice
March 20, 2019 - 7:20pm
March 11, 2019
Four moose photographed during the Minnesota DNR's 2019 winter survey conducted in January. These moose were in the Pagami Creek fire area that burned in a 2011 wildlfire, creating perfect moose habitat. Photo by Mike Schrage
Minnesota moose holding their own
March 11, 2019 - 5:46pm
Zebra mussels on a piece of pipe taken from an infested waterway. The Minnesota DNR on Monday, March 11, confirmed zebra mussel larvae have been found in Upper red Lake. Forum News Service file photo.
DNR finds zebra mussel larvae in Upper Red Lake
March 11, 2019 - 4:32pm
March 7, 2019
File photo of a large bull moose runs through the snow near Swamp River in Cook County during an aerial moose survey of Northeastern Minnesota.  Photo by Mike Schrage
Inter-continental conflict ends peacefully as Norway agrees Canada's got the bigger moose
March 7, 2019 - 8:28am
March 6, 2019
Captive white-tailed deer group together Tuesday, March 5, in a penned-in enclosure on Trophy Woods Ranch, northeast of Merrifield and west of Upper Mission Lake. For most of their lives, the deer are kept in a preserve walled with two 8-foot high fences, and as many as five gates. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Minnesota deer farm owner challenges CWD allegations, says DNR's off the mark
March 6, 2019 - 2:34pm
February 20, 2019
Fargo native Jim Lanier is seen during the Yukon Quest sled dog race, with signs of frostbite on his nose and a gash to the side of his face, in early February 2019. Photo courtesy: Photo courtesy of Yukon Quest / Julien Schroder
Fargo native oldest to finish toughest sled dog race in the world
February 20, 2019 - 6:23pm
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