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June 11, 2017
After going for a swim at the Detroit Lakes beach, multiple children reported experiencing swimmer's itch. Symptoms can be alleviated with over-the-counter antihistamines or anti-itch creams. Special to Forum News Service
Swimmer's itch hits Minnesota's lake country early
June 11, 2017 - 8:30am
Another coho salmon comes aboard Greg Massoglia's boat during a morning of trolling on Lake Superior near Saxon Harbor, Wis., on an early June morning. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Wisconsin angler prefers hooking salmon than prized Superior lake trout
June 11, 2017 - 7:15am
June 10, 2017
Sam Thompson removes the arrow on another bigmouth buffalo fish added to the take from Lac qui Parle Lake while bowfishing on June 1. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Open season on excitement
June 10, 2017 - 12:24pm
June 9, 2017
A male sage grouse gets its first look at its new home after being trapped in Wyoming, flown to North Dakota and released in a State Game and Fish Department project to try to save the bird from completely disappearing from some of its native ground. Lauren Donovan / Bismarck Tribune file photo
Ag groups weigh review of sage grouse plan
June 9, 2017 - 5:59pm
June 8, 2017
This is the bighead carp taken by a bowfisher in a private gravel pit near Redwood Falls, Minn., on June 4, 2017. It weighed 61.7 pounds and was 47 1/2 inches long. Submitted photo.
Minnesota's largest invasive carp taken near Redwood Falls
June 8, 2017 - 2:16pm
June 7, 2017
The emerald ash borer is a small, metallic green beetle native to Asia that is about 1/2 inch long and 1/8 inch wide. Photo by Marianne Prue, Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Forestry, Bugwood.org
Tiny beetle poses big threat to northern Minnesota trees
June 7, 2017 - 9:02am
June 4, 2017
Brad Dokken
Brad Dokken: Dayton signs outdoors legislation
June 4, 2017 - 2:13pm
052817.O.DNT.DivideC3 -- Bicyclists ride a gravel road in the 2010 Tour Divide, a 2,745-mile race between Banff, Alberta, and the Mexico border roughly following the Continental Divide. Seven cyclists from the Duluth area will attempt the race this year. Photo courtesy of the Adventure Cycling Association
Epic ride: 7 Duluth-area mountain bikers aiming to complete 2,745-mile tour
June 4, 2017 - 10:17am
Lake of the Woods School Phenology Club members collect aquatic insects to study May 25 in the pond that's part of the school forest adjacent to the school. (Submitted photo)
School forests provide outdoor learning opportunities
June 4, 2017 - 7:16am
June 2, 2017
Scott Rall: Little ones abound
June 2, 2017 - 1:58pm
May 30, 2017
Suzanne Keithley-Myers talks about a meat allergy she developed as a result of a tick bite. Keithley-Myers was diagnosed with an allergy is called alpha-gal after a tick bite. People that have alpha-gal allergies are allergic to carbohydrates that are found in red meat.  Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Mammal malady: Tick bite blamed for allergy to beef, pork, venison
May 30, 2017 - 7:10am
May 28, 2017
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
Always in Season: The sora surprises again and again
May 28, 2017 - 3:31pm
Motorized louver systems provide ample sunlight when open (left) and protection from elements when closed (right). Deckmasters / Special to The Forum
Seeking an outdoor oasis: Pergolas create room-like space
May 28, 2017 - 8:53am
May 25, 2017
Grand Forks Central graduate Andrew Towne, seen in an earlier photo here, completed the Seven Summits late Wednesday night by climbing Mount Everest. Submitted photo.
Grand Forks native scales Mount Everest, completes the Seven Summits
May 25, 2017 - 5:43pm
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Texas man lands record-setting largemouth bass using a chicken McNugget as bait
May 25, 2017 - 5:12pm