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Optimism is a useful quality
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The Prairie Spy: When the remedies are worse than the ailments
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December 3, 2014
Big Buck Photo Contest - Winner: Allan Neuberger
Allan Neuberger of New York Mills and his 15 point buck is the Best Buck Photo of 2014. Congratulations!
December 3, 2014 - 1:50pm
November 19, 2014
Minnesota deer harvest sees a big drop so far
After the first 10 days of Minnesota’s 16-day firearms deer season, the harvest was down 23 percent overall through Monday, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Firearms hunters had taken a total of 102,168 deer through Monday, down from 133,000...
news / state
November 19, 2014 - 10:43am
November 13, 2014
Deer harvest down 36 percent statewide
DULUTH, Minn. -- As expected, Minnesota's firearms deer harvest is down. Way down. After the first three days of the season, the harvest was down 36 percent statewide and 52 percent from 2013 in Northeastern Minnesota, said Leslie McInenly, big game program leader for...
news / state
November 13, 2014 - 9:31am
November 6, 2014
Reduced deer tags may be bad news for food shelf
Seven years ago, a program began in Minnesota to make it easier for deer hunters to contribute their extra venison to their local food shelves. The program is usually supported well by hunters in the Perham area; however, tighter deer limits tend to drastically reduce the number of...
news / local
November 6, 2014 - 2:28pm
November 30, 2013
Big Buck Photo Contest
Check out the recently uploaded big buck photos!
November 30, 2013 - 10:59pm
November 15, 2013
Column: The deer hunting spy: A shaky return to the stand after 35 years
I have not been deer hunting in 35 years. Saying that, I feel like a spy just coming out from behind enemy lines, having lived and interacted amidst a culture that revolves around The Doe, The Buck, The Hunt, The Gun, The Stand, The, The, The… A little scary. At the moment...
opinion / columns
November 15, 2013 - 9:47am
Todd County man struck by ricochet
Bruce Barthel of rural Burtrum in Todd County was admitted to St. Gabriel's Hospital in Little Falls Sunday for treatment of a gunshot wound. According to the Todd County Sheriff's office, Barthel was in his yard by his garage when a group of deer hunters shot a deer. Barthel said...
news / accidents
November 15, 2013 - 9:35am
November 14, 2013
Governor’s Deer Hunting Opener brings praise to Otter Tail County
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton was in Otter Tail County last Friday to kick off the 2013 Governor’s Deer Hunting Opener. He spoke following a luncheon at the West Otter Tail County Fairgrounds, where several events were held. “Deer hunting is a tradition for many families...
news / local
November 14, 2013 - 11:01am
November 7, 2013
Column: It’s rifle season, so buck up and stay smart
My family has been stockpiling hot chocolate mix and Halloween candy for the last few weeks, an annual ritual that leads up to one of my favorite times of the year. Sorry, Bambi, but I love deer hunting. Even though college classes and work have kept me from hunting for the...
opinion / columns
November 7, 2013 - 3:59pm