State Parks Give Free Admission On Black FridayWhile many Minnesotans spent Black Friday shopping for bargains, state parks were also packed. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources waived fees to enter all 75 state parks.
DNR Investigates Alleged Deer Chase On Dr. Palmer's LandThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said Thursday it was investigating a report of potentially illegal hunting activity on land owned by the dentist who was sharply criticized for shooting a well-known lion in Zimbabwe.
DNR: More Than 68K Deer Registered In First WeekendOfficials with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources say more than 68,000 deer were registered after the first weekend of the hunting season in the state. To be exact, hunters shot 68,401 deer during the firearms opener.
Walleye Limit Raised For Upper Red Lake By DNR This WinterOfficials have raised the walleye limit for anglers on Upper Red Lake this winter, and those fish can be from a broader size range.
Detroit Lakes Man Accidentally Shot On Deer Hunting OpenerOn the first day of firearm deer hunting in Minnesota, a Detroit Lakes man was accidentally shot in Swift County.
Minn. Hunters Gearing Up For Firearm Deer SeasonIt is "Orange Friday." That means in just a few hours, more than half a million Minnesotans will head to the outdoors for the opening of deer hunting season. It is a long-standing Minnesota tradition. The Department of Natural Resources says it expects this year's deer harvest to be relatively low, between 140,000 and 155,000 deer.
Struggling Mille Lacs Lands National Bass Fishing TournamentMinnesota resorts hurt by the walleye crisis will reel in thousands of new customers next year.
4 Things To Know About Minnesota's Firearm Deer SeasonAn army of Minnesota hunters clad in blaze orange will take to the woods in force Saturday as the state's main firearms deer season opens. Here are some things to know about this year's hunt.
Charges: 3 Men Found With Over 2K Pounds Of Turtle Meat In Off SeasonThree Frazee men are facing wildlife violation charges after they were found to have turtle meat in their possession during the off-season. Kevin R. Ketter, 54, Jordan M. Ketter, 21 and Darwin D. Bartel, 54, have all been charged with possessing snapping turtles during a closed season.
Moorhead Man Accused Of Drowning Deer Pleads Not GuiltyA Moorhead man has pleaded not guilty to charges that he pursued a deer with a pontoon boat until the animal drowned. Fifty-five-year-old Steven William Timm is charged in Mahnomen County with two misdemeanor counts, animal cruelty and chasing a wild animal with a motor vehicle.
DNR Will Allow Ice Anglers To Fish Walleye At Mille Lacs LakeIce anglers will be able to fish for walleye on Minnesota's premiere walleye lake this winter. The DNR announced the winter walleye regulations for Lake Mille Lacs.
DNR Updates Walleye Ice Fishing Rules On Lake Mille LacsAnglers can keep one walleye and five northern pike while ice fishing on Lake Mille Lacs this season, according to new rules from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.