Gov. Walz Heads To Fergus Falls For Annual Governor's Deer OpenerGov. Tim Walz heads to Fergus Falls for the 17th annual Governor's Deer Hunting Opener.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsIt's Thursday and you might be Workin’ for the Weekend. We found four events to check out around the Twin Cities.
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.
Bow Hunting -- A Growing Sport In MinnesotaMinnesotans make that annual trip to the tree stand this weekend. The firearms deer hunting season kicks off on Saturday. But bow hunters have been searching for that prize buck since September.
Hunters Told To Be Mindful Of Search For Mandy MatulaHikers, hunters and other outdoor enthusiasts are asked to be mindful of an investigation into the disappearance of a 24-year-old woman, who’s been missing since May, as they’re out along the Mississippi River in central Minnesota.
MN Court Of Appeals Hears Arguments Against Wolf HuntingCritics of wolf hunting in Minnesota took their case to the State Appeals Court today. They argue the state moved too quickly to establish a hunting season last year.
Moose Population Plummets; No 2013 Hunting SeasonMinnesota canceled its moose hunting season Wednesday, citing a precipitous decline in the moose population, as researchers try to get a handle on why the iconic symbol of the north woods appears to be faring worse here than elsewhere across its range.