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May 12, 2018
Governor Mark Dayton reeled in three fish on Green Lake in Spicer Saturday morning for the 2018 Governor’s Fishing Opener. Courtesy of the Office of Governor Mark Dayton
Governor lands bass but not a walleye: Guide may have brought back the day's biggest prize
May 12, 2018 - 4:25pm
May 11, 2018
Judy Stierlen of the Ashby American Legion Auxiliary served plates of smelt, beans and potato salad on Saturday evening, May 5. Courtesy photo.
It's that time of year for smelt
May 11, 2018 - 1:52pm
May 10, 2018
Anglers fish for panfish in the week before the fishing opener on Minnesota's longest fishing pier located on Dower Lake in Staples.
Michael Johnson/Focus
Fishing Opener: Anglers ready to fish fresh waters Saturday
May 10, 2018 - 9:06am
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
May 10, 2018 - 8:56am
May 1, 2018
Ice out on Otter Tail County lake shows Mother Nature's power and beauty
May 1, 2018 - 3:47pm
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Ice out on Otter Tail County lake shows Mother Nature's power and beauty
May 1, 2018 - 2:44pm
April 22, 2018
Fish decoys of all kinds made an appearance at the 21st annual National Fish Decoy Association competition Saturday, April 14 in Perham.
Michael Johnson/Focus
Full house for annual decoy gathering
April 22, 2018 - 8:20am
April 20, 2018
Bear hunt applications available; May 4 deadline
April 20, 2018 - 9:57am
April 18, 2018
Perham club fishing team set to hit the water
April 18, 2018 - 12:15pm
April 11, 2018
Public comment sought on Minnesota’s first deer plan
April 11, 2018 - 9:16am
April 5, 2018
Return of cold weather doesn’t mean ice is safe
April 5, 2018 - 9:50am
March 31, 2018
At the demonstration day at Maplewood State Park, visitors can enjoy a horse drawn wagon ride. Courtesy photo.
Maplewood State Park holds demonstration day April 7
March 31, 2018 - 12:06pm
February 21, 2018
Green Island Preserve has 12 kick sleds free for use on a first come. first serve basis. Ten of them are Norweigan models, one is a Finnish model and another a racing model. Brian Hansel / Forum News Service
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
February 21, 2018 - 11:42am
January 14, 2018
The 30-point buck, Heart Attack, is one of three live deer to appear at the MN Monster Bucks Classic Friday-Sunday at the Perham Area Community Center.
Photo by Dillan Porter/Steve Porter’s Trophy Whitetail.
Did you see the 30-pointer? You can in Perham: MN Monster Buck Classic coming Friday-Sunday
January 14, 2018 - 9:48am
January 2, 2018
Ourdoor hiking and cross-country skiing are among the winter activities at Maplewood State Park east of Pelican Rapids. Courtesy photo.
Maplewood, Glendalough great winter destinations in 2018
January 2, 2018 - 2:54pm