Minnesota DNR: Fire Dangers High This Weekend In Northeastern MNThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is cautioning residents and visitors in northeastern Minnesota to be aware of elevated fire conditions this holiday weekend.
Coronavirus In MN: DNR Commissioner Urges Anglers To Fish Close To Home To Combat COVID-19 SpreadThe Governor's Fishing Opening may be canceled, but DNR Commissioner Sarah Strommen says that doesn't mean you can't get out -- just alter your game plan if you can.
Minnesota Weather: National Weather Service Issues Red Flag WarningExtreme fire conditions today across much of Minnesota have resulted in the National Weather Service issuing a Red Flag Warning for many counties.
Sheriff: Small Plane Crashes 'Upside Down' On Coon Lake, 72-Year-Old Pilot Rescued By Good SamaritanAuthorities say Paul Erwin Youngquist of Coon Rapids was flying the Cessna 180, which had been outfitted with floats.
MN Communities Receive $1 Million In Grants To Fight Off Invasive Beetles Killing Ash TreesMinnesota communities across the state are receiving funds from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to combat an invasive beetle that's killing ash trees.
Minnesota Weather: Red Flag Warning Issued For Much Of The StateAny spark or flame can grow into a wildfire under Red Flag conditions.
Survey Shows Minnesota’s Moose Population Remains StableAn aerial survey of Minnesota’s moose population shows that moose numbers have remained relatively stable for the ninth consecutive year, the Department of Natural Resources said Monday.
'You Can't Go By The Calendar': DNR Warns Of Ice Depth Uncertainty Across MinnesotaThe recent mild temperatures have made for uncertain ice conditions in parts of the state.
DNR: Pet Owners Need To Be 'Vigilant' During Coyote Mating SeasonIt is peak coyote mating season, so they will be out in full force until mid-March -- and males can be aggressive.
Minnesota Temporarily Bans Movement Of Farmed Deer Over Chronic Wasting DiseaseThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Monday temporarily banned the movement of all farmed white-tailed deer within the state to try to limit the spread of a fatal brain disease.
'You Don't Know What’s Under The Snow': Snowmobile Deaths Heighten Calls For Safety AwarenessSnowmobile trails across the state officially opened on Dec. 1, but many trails, including the ones in Prior Lake, are not ready for riders yet because there is still not enough snow.
Environmental Group Planning To Sue DNR For Failing To Protect Lynx From TrappersAn environmental group has put the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on notice that it plans to sue the agency for failing to protect Canada lynx from trappers.
DNR: 'Substantial' Amount Of Zebra Mussel Larvae Found In Lake Of The WoodsThe DNR says water samples show a “substantial” amount of zebra mussel larvae in Minnesota's portion of Lake of the Woods.
New Rules In Place To Prevent The Spread Of Chronic Wasting Disease In MN's DeerWith new rules in place to help combat the deadly disease, a major hauler says it won't take the waste for fear of liability.
DNR Warns Minnesota Hunters Of Muddy Trail, Road ConditionsThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources wants to remind hunters to check forest trail and road conditions before heading out this weekend.