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Minnesota Waterfowl Season Opens Saturday

With duck hunters anxiously preparing for Saturday’s waterfowl opener in Minnesota, the Department of Natural Resources is reminding everyone to think safety on the water.

09/26/2014

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See What The Maxie Cam Captured During N.D. Duck Hunt

There’s nothing like a trip to North Dakota to interrupt the duck migration. I spent three days there this week with Joe Berglove and Sever Peterson, and like every trip to North Dakota, I brought Maxie Cam with to help capture it.

11/02/2013

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Authorities: Teen Injured In Duck Hunting Accident

A Sauk Centre teenager was taken to the hospital after being shot in the back by another teen while duck hunting Sunday afternoon, according to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office.

10/20/2013

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DNR Hosting 3-Day Youth Hunting Sessions In October

With fall comes the beginning of the hunting season in Minnesota. Duck and goose hunting is already underway, and in a few weeks the deer hunting season will start as well. Every year, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has a special three-day season for youth hunters in October. But there’s a lot more to the special season than attracting young hunters.

09/26/2013

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Capsized Duck Hunter’s Life Saved By Good Samaritan

A 61-year-old man is counting his blessings, happy to be alive after his boat capsized while duck hunting. Gary Veenhuis fell into Pelican Lake in Buffalo Township before sunrise Monday morning. The Albertville man was in the cold water for more than two hours. Then a stranger came along.

09/24/2013

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Two ‘Duck Dynasty’ Stars Helping Metro Schools Fundraise

The biggest names in duck hunting are visiting two Twin Cities Christian schools to not only kick off the duck hunting season, but to assist with annual fundraisers. Southwest Christian High School of Chaska and Chapel Hill Academy of Chanhassen will host Si and Al Robertson, the uncle-nephew duo from the uber-popular A&E reality TV show “Duck Dynasty” at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 6.

09/18/2013

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Man Charged In Duck Hunting Shooting Incident

A 48-year-old Vadnais Heights man has been charged with allegedly shooting at a fellow duck hunter in in the area of Spring Lake near Hastings, the Dakota County Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday.

07/09/2013

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Nolan On Assault Weapons Ban: It’s ‘Common Sense’

Debt and deficit will dominate the start of this new term in Congress. But in the meantime, many in Washington are also pushing for laws to make this country safer, with a focus on gun laws.

01/06/2013

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Shots Fired During Argument Between Duck Hunters

Police are investigating after two parties of duck hunters got into an argument that led to shots being fired.

11/29/2012

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H.S. Football Player Dies While Duck Hunting

One person is dead after a boating accident early Saturday morning in Elysian, Minn. According to Waseca County Sheriff’s deputies, five teenagers were duck hunting on Lake Elysian when the boat they were on capsized around 6 a.m. Saturday morning. The boat was approximately 200 yards from shore.

10/27/2012

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DNR: Minn. Duck Season Gets Off To Good Start

The weather was nippy on opening weekend, but wildlife managers say Minnesota’s duck hunting season is off to good start.

09/26/2012

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Young Hunter Shot In Knee During Canoe Accident

An Eveleth teen was accidently shot by his brother while duck hunting in a canoe Saturday morning.

09/22/2012

Warning to Duckhunters: Be Safe on the Water

Minnesota’s duck-hunting season opens Saturday and with area rivers swollen from recent rains, officials are stressing water safety.

10/01/2010

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