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December 9, 2016
Mike Wheeler is pictured at the southern end of the trail when he finished it last month. Photo courtesy of Mike Wheeler
Brainerd retiree, 66, hikes 2,650-mile Pacific Crest Trail
7 hours 59 min ago
Officials still seeking missing duck hunter in S.D.
12 hours 22 min ago
December 7, 2016
Pine trees pictured in the mountain's outside the home of Mary Jane Breitling's son. Special to the Pioneer.
Holiday musings
December 7, 2016 - 12:37am
December 4, 2016
With the rising Supermoon behind him, David Christoffersen of Froid, Mont., kneels behind the whitetail buck he shot in mid-November after a most unusual cat-and-mouse game. Photo courtesy of Shele Christoffersen
Cook: Coaxing the Supermoon buck into range
December 4, 2016 - 6:52pm
Alaskan Hardgear Trigger Mitts
A holiday gift guide for those who love the outdoors
December 4, 2016 - 1:48pm
December 3, 2016
A grizzly bear and her two cubs approach the carcass of a bison in Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, July 6, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart/File Photo
Spike in Yellowstone grizzly deaths tied to conflicts with humans
December 3, 2016 - 11:01am
November 29, 2016
Coyotes were relatively uncommon in North Dakota until the late 1980s, when the Conservation Reserve Program provided the perfect habitat for the species to thrive. They continue to do well, despite the loss of CRP land, because of their ability to adapt to their surroundings, biologists say. Photo/ Craig Bihrle, North Dakota Game and Fish Department
Coyotes are 'here to stay' in North Dakota
November 29, 2016 - 4:43pm
November 27, 2016
Always in Season: The wild turkey survives by its wiles
November 27, 2016 - 12:11pm
November 26, 2016
Buena Vista Ski Resort owner Suzanne Thomas and her staff are putting the finishing touches on the Bemidji resort for the upcoming ski season.   photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Family, staff carry on the tradition at Buena Vista Ski Area
November 26, 2016 - 8:55am
November 22, 2016
White-tailed deer in the woods near Barnum, Minn., in 2014. Minnesota's firearms deer-hunting season opens Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015. (Forum News Service file photo)
UPDATE: DNR response to new chronic wasting disease cases: shoot more deer
November 22, 2016 - 8:34pm
November 20, 2016
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Dokken: Portable shack serves as deer season home
November 20, 2016 - 10:54am
Jacobs: Goldfinches lead cavalcade of winter bird species
November 20, 2016 - 9:52am
November 16, 2016
Atlanta hunter mistakes brother for animal, fatally shoots him
November 16, 2016 - 1:37pm
November 15, 2016
A cardboard cutout of a typical-size cougar, or mountain lion, left, is compared with a photograph of an apparent bobcat in the same tree from the same vantage point in northern Minnesota. The photo on the right was initially believed to be of a cougar, but when a Minnesota wildlife official visited the site with the cardboard cutout site Monday, he concluded the animal was too small. Left photo courtesy of Dan Stark, Minnesota DNR; right photo courtesy of Jordan Bowen
DNR suspects hunter saw bobcats, not mountain lions
November 15, 2016 - 9:07pm
November 13, 2016
Sherrie Carlson of Iron River, Wis., took this 10-point buck with a crossbow on Oct. 20 hunting near Iron River. She had been hunting the buck since 2013 and had passed up a shot at it in 2014. Sherrie Carlson photo
Anatomy of a bow hunt: Three-year pursuit worth the wait
November 13, 2016 - 5:44pm
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