Couple Charged With Poaching Hundreds Of CrappiesA tip to a poachers hotline has resulted in charges against a southern Minnesota couple who investigators say were found with nearly 300 crappies after fishing on Fairmont's Lake Sisseton.
Lions Eat Group Of Suspected Rhino Poachers In South AfricaA group of alleged animal poachers has reportedly met their end after running into a pack of lions while trespassing in a game reserve in South Africa.
Use Of GPS Device Leads Judge To Dismiss Poaching ChargesA Minnesota judge has dismissed criminal charges against a man accused in a high-profile poaching case because of a tracking device used by authorities.
Zimmerman Deer Hunter Pleads Guilty To Poaching In Wildlife RefugeA Sherburne County man is learning an expensive and difficult lesson about his pursuit of trophy whitetail deer.
Lion Hunter's Dentist Office Reopens, Without Dr. PalmerA Twin Cities dental office run by a doctor involved in a controversial lion hunt last month is back open for business, without its lead dentist. Dr. Walter Palmer's office, River Bluff Dental in Bloomington, released a statement Monday saying it is "beginning to serve our loyal patients." Dr. Palmer is not on site.
6 Anglers Charged With Poaching At Upper Cormorant LakeSix anglers from Indiana are in trouble with the Minnesota DNR after they were caught with 676 fish over the limit.
Q&A On Possible Extradition For Dentist Who Killed LionZimbabwe has called for an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and caused international outrage to be extradited and face as-yet filed charges. But it isn't clear whether Walter James Palmer, a 55-year-old from Minnesota, can be extradited or, if so, can fight having to go back to the African nation. Palmer has said he relied on his guides to ensure the hunt was legal.
Rep For Hunter Who Killed Lion Contacts U.S. Fish & WildlifeThe U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says that they have established contact with a representative the Minnesota dentist who killed a well-known lion. Bloomington dentist Walter Palmer ignited a storm of controversy by killing the prized lion Cecil in Africa earlier this month.
More Than Just Cecil; Big Troubles For King Of The JungleThe circle of life is closing in on the king of the jungle. When Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer killed Cecil the lion, the Internet exploded with outrage. But scientists who have studied lions say the big cats have been in big trouble for years.
US Fish & Wildlife Service Investigating Killing Of Cecil The LionThe U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced that the agency is investigating the killing of Cecil the Lion, saying it will "go where facts lead."
Lawyer: No Charge Yet For 2nd Zimbabwe Lion Killing SuspectZimbabwe prosecutors Thursday are still trying to figure out how to charge one of the suspects in the killing of Cecil the lion by an American dentist that has outraged animal lovers.
Big Game Trophy Hunters Defend Their PassionOf the nearly 570,000 licensed hunters in Minnesota, fewer than two-tenths of 1 percent will pursue Africa's exotic game.