Good Questions: TV Pilots, Growling Stomachs & Winter RobinsEvery Friday, Heather Brown answers a few of our viewers' burning questions. This week, she finds out how the first episode of a T.V. series got its unique name and why our stomachs growl. Plus, she learns a bit about birds' winter migration habits.
The DNR's EagleCamTake a look at the live feed from a bald eagle's nest.
Wild Ticket Discounts Available For MN Hunting & Fishing License HoldersDo you have a Minnesota hunting or fishing license? Or did you have one last year? It could save you money next time you buy tickets for the Wild at the Xcel Energy Center, but there are a few caveats...
Minnesotans Prep For Bitterly Cold WeekendState park employees say they are prepared to show people a good time in the extreme cold, and offered a few tips on how to stay warm while doing it.
DNR: Leech Lake's Walleye Population Has RecoveredFisheries officials say the walleye population in Leech Lake is healthy and stable, with anglers enjoying above-average catch rates.
Happy 125th Birthday To Minnesota State Parks & TrailsMinnesota State Parks and Trails are celebrating their quasquicentennial. There will be special events held throughout the year to honor 125 years of operation, and it all kicked off Friday afternoon at Fort Snelling State Park.
Minnesota Wildlife Center Says The DNR Is Evicting ThemA nonprofit that cares for rescued and endangered animals is being evicted by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The Wildlife Science Center has leased the land in Forest Lake since 1991. The DNR says they had to act.
Minnesota DNR Names New Leader For Big Game ProgramThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has named a new point person for management of the state's deer, elk and moose populations. Adam Murkowski starts Jan. 11 as the DNR's big game program leader.
DNR: Special Fishing Regulations Changing On 17 Lakes, 1 Stream In SpringSpecial fishing regulations will change on 17 Minnesota lakes and one trout stream in March, while existing special rules will become permanent on five other lakes around the state.
DNR Adds Over 2,000 Acres Of Protected Wildlife LandOver 2,000 acres of land was added to Minnesota's 1.3 million-acre system of wildlife management areas (WMAs) this fall.
DNR Extends Comment Period On PolyMet Environmental ReviewThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is giving the public an extra week to comment on the final environmental review for the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota. The original deadline was Monday, Dec. 14. The DNR said Thursday that it's extending that through 4:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 21.
Minnesota Could Use More Elk, Wildlife Managers SayWildlife managers say Minnesota could use more elk. So they're seeking input on a draft management plan that calls for growing the state's small wild elk population and increasing its range.