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May 19, 2019
The interior of a yurt available through  hipcamp.com at Tall Pines Wilderness Yurt just off the Gunflint trail. The yurt rents for $118 per  night but includes beds with mattresses. Photo courtesy hipcamp.com.
Glamping app offers quirky, quaint camping: Hipcamp.com encourages landowners to open space for camping
May 19, 2019 - 7:05am
May 11, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz kicked off the 2019 summer fishing season on Saturday, May 11, at Fountain Lake in Albert Lea. Photo courtesy of Explore Minneosta
Governor’s Fishing Opener celebrates fishing tourism in Minnesota
May 11, 2019 - 7:44pm
May 10, 2019
Leech Lake anglers will be able to keep a wider size range of walleye starting on the 2019 fishing opener, officials announced Monday, Dec. 10. Forum News Service file photo
This Saturday, about 500,000 anglers will visit Minnesota waters to catch a fish. Here's a closer look.
May 10, 2019 - 10:56am
May 7, 2019
Minnows, like these spot tailed shiners, may be hard to come by for Saturday's Minnesota walleye fishing opener. A cool spring following a winter that saw fish die-offs in some shallow lakes and ponds has slowed minnow trapping. Forum News Service file photo
Minnows may be hard to find for Saturday's Minnesota walleye opener
May 7, 2019 - 8:00pm
May 6, 2019
DNR crews working hard to have boat ramps and docks ready by fishing opener
May 6, 2019 - 1:05pm
May 5, 2019
Cold water could make walleye fishing a challenge for Saturday's Minnesota Fishing Opener. Forum News Service file photo
Cold, high water could play into walleye success at Minnesota Fishing Opener
May 5, 2019 - 7:00am
April 23, 2019
This crappie-decoy carving won Troy Helget Best of Show at Perham in the service working category in April. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
One of the best: Troy Helget piles up more honors for his carvings in Perham show
April 23, 2019 - 8:55am
April 15, 2019
A deer tick (left) and an American dog tick, more commonly known as a woodtick, are shown side by side for comparison in April 2010 at Turtle River State Park near Arvilla, N.D. With tick season at hand, the North Dakota Department of Health is recommending people take precautions. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Tick season is at hand; Take precautions to prevent bites and disease
April 15, 2019 - 5:31pm
March 25, 2019
Paul Dick of Grand Rapids, Minn. (left), and Rex Hibbert of Henry, Idaho, pause by a large Inukshuk, an Inuit landmark, Thursday, March 7, 2019 on the shore of Hudson Bay near Churchill, Man. Along with Rob Hallstrom of Park Rapids, Minn., the trio snowmobiled nearly 3,000 during a recent trek to Churchill and back from Grand Rapids. Courtesy photo / Rob Hallstrom
Snowmobile enthusiasts make epic trip from northern Minnesota to Hudson Bay -- and back
March 25, 2019 - 11:47am
March 11, 2019
Four moose photographed during the Minnesota DNR's 2019 winter survey conducted in January. These moose were in the Pagami Creek fire area that burned in a 2011 wildlfire, creating perfect moose habitat. Photo by Mike Schrage
Minnesota moose holding their own
March 11, 2019 - 5:46pm
Zebra mussels on a piece of pipe taken from an infested waterway. The Minnesota DNR on Monday, March 11, confirmed zebra mussel larvae have been found in Upper red Lake. Forum News Service file photo.
DNR finds zebra mussel larvae in Upper Red Lake
March 11, 2019 - 4:32pm
March 6, 2019
 Jarrett Christoferson of Litchville, N.D., poses with a mountain lion he shot in Ransom County on Tuesday, March 5. Submitted photo
Southeast North Dakota man bags mountain lion
March 6, 2019 - 7:50pm
February 27, 2019
The largest chronic wasting disease outbreak Minnesota has seen is affecting deer in the southeast part of the state.  Forum News Service file photo
Minnesota’s largest deer hunting group targets deer farms for chronic wasting disease policy
February 27, 2019 - 8:24pm
February 22, 2019
HOL Ice Fishing contest has been canceled
February 22, 2019 - 12:52pm
January 8, 2019
WOW volunteer Todd Kniefel high-fives Darla Olson as she catches the second of three northerns.  Special to Forum News Service
Minnesota angler battling health issues gets overwhelming response for fishing assistance
January 8, 2019 - 10:28am
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