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November 24, 2016
DNR response to new chronic wasting disease cases: shoot more deer
ST. PAUL — In response to two deer that have tested positive to chronic wasting disease in Minnesota, wildlife officials said Tuesday, Nov. 23, they plan to reduce deer numbers as much as possible in a portion of southeastern Minnesota. That probably will mean unlimited free deer...
November 24, 2016 - 8:31pm
November 11, 2016
Zimbabwe court drops charges against Minnesota hunter
HARARE -- A Zimbabwean court has thrown out charges against a local hunter accused of failing to stop the killing of the country's most prized lion by an American dentist, his lawyer said on Friday, Nov. 11. Walter Palmer, a lifelong big-game hunter from Minnesota, touched off a global...
November 11, 2016 - 6:44pm
October 23, 2016
Pheasant hunter finds missing Minnesota 9-year-old
RAYMOND, Minn. - A pheasant hunter heard the cries for help from a lost girl and came to the rescue as a large-scale search for her was underway Saturday outside of Raymond in central Minnesota. Daniel Kiecker, a volunteer firefighter from Lake Lillian, discovered the 9-year-old girl...
October 23, 2016 - 9:06pm
March 21, 2016
Letter: Deer hunting survey bill headed to House floor
A bill I’m sponsoring that would give deer hunters more input into hunting rules and regulations will soon be debated on the Minnesota House floor. The legislation is an answer to local concerns about the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) that were shared at a Slayton listening...
March 21, 2016 - 4:49pm
January 15, 2016
Dayton proposes harsher poaching penalties
BROOKLYN CENTER — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton told some 300 outdoors stakeholders at Friday’s Department of Natural Resources Roundtable that it’s time to get tougher on flagrant poaching. The governor, a lifelong hunter and angler, said he will ask the Legislature to enact a...
January 15, 2016 - 9:41pm
January 7, 2016
Injured former Mayo Clinic doctor survives 16 hours in frozen N.D. field
ROCHESTER — A former Mayo Clinic doctor from Rochester is calling it “a Christmas miracle” that he survived being trapped overnight Dec....
January 7, 2016 - 4:29pm
October 4, 2015
A different kind of 'hunting season': Scavenger hunt in Osceola County to raise funds for Sibley aquatic center
SIBLEY, Iowa — Grab your GPS and a few friends and help raise a few dollars for the Sibley Outdoor Aquatic Center during The Osceola County...
October 4, 2015 - 8:19pm
September 13, 2015
Hunting 2015: New rules that everyone needs to know
So every year there is someone monkeying around with this rule or that rule which are printed in the hunting and trapping handbook. I thought I would give you a brief review of those changes and you can then determine if any affect you or the hunting methods you participate in. These...
September 13, 2015 - 10:47pm
Hunting 2015: Get the formula right for a better season
I have a saying that “the very best place for your chest waders is in the back of the truck just after you have topped over your hip boots.” Chest waders are bulkier than hip boots and only get you about 24 more inches of water depth. When there is wading to be done, hip boots...
September 13, 2015 - 10:45pm
August 28, 2015
Scott Rall: Axle is just waiting to chase a dove
Most of you have heard about the big story of the dentist from Minnesota who shot an African lion and created all kinds of headlines. I wrote about this two weeks ago and got tons of reader responses. If you missed this column you can catch it on the Daily Globe website under the...
August 28, 2015 - 12:19am
April 3, 2015
S.D. to reopen mountain goat hunting season
PIERRE, S.D. — A mountain goat hunting season will reopen for the first time in nine years next fall, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission has decided. A small, isolated population of Rocky Mountain goats is found in the Black Hills, mostly in a 32,000-acre area near...
April 3, 2015 - 8:38pm
March 27, 2015
Dayton wants to get tough on poachers
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton announced Friday a get-tough proposal against poachers who illegally take game and fish in Minnesota, including longer license revocations and a new felony-level crime. Dayton cited several high-profile poaching incidents in recent months as the...
March 27, 2015 - 9:53pm
February 26, 2015
Ruling made in state Supreme Court case heard in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Students from Worthington and other southwest Minnesota school districts filled the Worthington High School gynmasium last October to hear oral arguments in an actual court case tried by the Minnesota Supreme Court. On Wednesday, the ruling on that case — the State...
February 26, 2015 - 10:11am
January 12, 2015
Letter: Southwest Minnesota has something for everyone
By District 22. Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, and District 16 Sen. Gary Dahms, R-Redwood Falls As members of the Minnesota Senate who represent southwest Minnesota, we are concerned about Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Commissioner’s Tom Landwehr’s comment that “there...
January 12, 2015 - 3:33pm
December 30, 2014
The bird is the word
WORTHINGTON — On an absolutely ideal October day, Gov. Mark Dayton welcomed nearly a hundred hunters to Worthington for the community’s first-ever...
December 30, 2014 - 9:47pm