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November 14, 2018
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources sold about 666,000 licenses and permits last year between the firearm, muzzleloader and archery seasons. Hunter success last year was about 35 percent during the firearms season, DNR statistics show. File photo / Minnesota DNR
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
November 14, 2018 - 4:12pm
November 3, 2018
Tom McCabe Sr., 87, sits in his stand shortly after dawn Saturday morning. The McCabe family has hunted the same area of North Star Township since 1922. For the past 63 years McCabe has hunted the area with his friend Russ Allen, 92. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Hunters’ friendship honed over 63 seasons: Minnesota deer opener a tradition for buddies Tom McCabe and Russ Allen
November 3, 2018 - 4:22pm
October 21, 2018
Grouse hunter Jim DePalo of Falls, Penn., looks on as hunting guide Jens Heig works on taking blood and feather samples and the heart from a grouse shot in October 2018 on the Chippewa National Forest. John Myers / Forum News Service
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
October 21, 2018 - 6:45am
Jens Heig and Ken Taylor with a woodcock shot over English pointer Tyler, Taylor's seven-year-old hunting dog. John Myers / Forum News Service
Pointing dog enthusiasts take ruffed grouse hunting to the next level
October 21, 2018 - 6:43am
October 15, 2018
Minnesota's youth deer season gets underway Thursday, Oct. 18 and continues through Sunday, Oct. 21 in parts of northwest Minnesota, southeast Minnesota and Twin Cities metro permit area 601. The season is open to 10- to 15-year-old hunters, who must be accompanied by a nonhunting adult 18 years old or older. (Photo/ Minnesota DNR)
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
October 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
October 12, 2018
Craig Engwall, executive director of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association.
Agreement saves deer hides program in Minnesota
October 12, 2018 - 7:25pm
October 10, 2018
Kristi Coughlon, organizer of Saturday's Women's Mentored Hunt, is shown here with her hunting dogs, Beckett, left, a wire-haired pointing griffon, and Maddie, a yellow lab. (Submitted photo)
Shooting through stereotypes: Women’s Mentored Hunt part of MNGPHO Saturday in Luverne
October 10, 2018 - 7:01am
September 20, 2018
Teach a kid to hunt small game during Minnesota's Take a Kid Hunting Weekend
September 20, 2018 - 7:23pm
September 16, 2018
North Dakota's spring duck brood index was up 37 percent from last year, and the fall flight is expected to be up 12 percent, the Game and Fish Department reported. Duck season opens Saturday, Sept. 22, in Minnesota and in North Dakota for resident hunters. Nonresident hunters can hunt waterfowl in North Dakota beginning Saturday, Sept. 29. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Waterfowl preview: Duck numbers look good despite dry conditions
September 16, 2018 - 6:15am
September 9, 2018
A male ruffed grouse stands alert on his drumming log in May 2017 in Beltrami Island State Forest. Drumming counts were down 29 percent from last year but slightly higher than 2016. Minnesota's 2018 ruffed grouse and sharptail seasons open Saturday, Sept. 15. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Minnesota ruffed grouse outlook tough to predict
September 9, 2018 - 6:01am
September 7, 2018
New hunting opportunities open in ND, Minn.
September 7, 2018 - 8:27pm
September 5, 2018
A rooster pheasant takes flight across a field. Forum News Service file photo
Minnesota roadside pheasant count up 19 percent from last year
September 5, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 2, 2018
DNR to auction confiscated equipment
August 2, 2018 - 7:30pm
July 30, 2018
Three deer are spotted near the intersection of Yellowhead Road Southwest and Lassie Lane Southwest in Bemidji, Minn., by BSU associate professor of biology Brian Hiller and his students. Submitted photo
Deer-hunting options expand in 2018
July 30, 2018 - 7:07pm
July 27, 2018
After drought in '17, South Dakota worries about heavy rains this year as pheasant count begins
July 27, 2018 - 5:45pm
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