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.
Landwehr The Listener: Surviving 1 Of State's Toughest JobsPeople in far northwestern Minnesota had long been upset with the Department of Natural Resources, and a dispute that erupted after the DNR closed some ATV trails crossing public lands was just one of the last straws. So one day after Tom Landwehr got the job as DNR commissioner in 2011, Gov. Mark Dayton ordered him up to Kittson and Roseau counties.
Minnesota's Wild Elk Population Rises To Estimated 131Minnesota's wild elk population has risen slightly to an estimated 131 animals in three herds that roam the northwest corner of the state.
Minnesota's Elk Management Plan Up For Revision Wildlife managers have scheduled a public meeting in northwestern Minnesota to discuss an upcoming revision to the state's elk management plan.
1 Dead, 2 Hurt In Kittson County Head-On CrashAuthorities say one person is dead and two others were seriously hurt in a head-on crash in far northwestern Minnesota on Sunday.