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February 5, 2017
020517.O.DNT.IcefestC1 --  Christian Frasier (red shirt) of Duluth, a member of  the Duluth Climbers Coalition, instructs climbers at the 2016 Ice & Mixed Feset held at Quarry Park in West Duluth. Roberta Laidlaw Schneider photo
Climbing fest to celebrate Duluth's newest park
February 5, 2017 - 2:48pm
020517.C.DNT.SamC2 -- Dogs cross a portion of a North Shore stream where water flows over the ice. The ice often remains safe under the overflow, which will freeze once temperatures drop sufficiently. Sam Cook / scook@duluthnews.com
Cook: Making tracks up a North Shore stream
February 5, 2017 - 12:47pm
020517.O.DNT.HikeC1 --  Shane Peltonen of Ashland hikes a portion of the North Country National Scenic Trail in summer 2016. Peltonen hiked 4,700 miles across eight northern states, finishing Oct. 30. He did most of the hike on the North Country National Scenic Trail. Shane Peltonen photo
The 4,700-mile summer: Wisconsin man's long walk across North Country trail
February 5, 2017 - 8:38am
February 3, 2017
Sprih Harsh rotates the antennae attached to a compass to help track the frequency of collared pheasants on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017, east of Virgil, S.D. Matt Gade / Forum News Serviceplay button
University, state team up for 'paramount' S.D. pheasant study
February 3, 2017 - 4:59pm
February 1, 2017
Ryan Anderson gives his lead dogs, Dolce (left) and Heath, a hug and a rub at the end of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon. Anderson took first place in the race. Bob King / Forum News Service
Unlikely strategy secures Beargrease title: Anderson wins for a third time
February 1, 2017 - 9:14pm
Adam Murkowski, DNR big game program leader, gives an introduction about Minnesota’s first-ever deer management plan Wednesday during a public engagement meeting held at the Hampton Inn in Bemidji. (Maggi Stivers | Forum News Service)
DNR deer management plan takes first steps
February 1, 2017 - 9:11pm
A casual arrangement by Margaret Cheny. Special to the Pioneer.
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
February 1, 2017 - 7:05am
Snow bunting (left) and horned lark are just two of 61 species tabulated on New Year's Day in North Dakota and submitted to eBird. Photo by Keith Corliss.
Personal journeys now shared on website
February 1, 2017 - 7:04am
January 31, 2017
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Bigfoot saga continues in Ellendale, N.D.
January 31, 2017 - 8:29pm
January 25, 2017
Fishing boats fill the water near Williams Narrows at dawn on Cut Foot Sioux Lake north of Deer River, Minn., during the Minnesota fishing opener. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Dayton wants big bucks for natural resources in Minnesota
January 25, 2017 - 2:46pm
January 23, 2017
A deer weaves through traffic on 10th St. SE in East Grand Forks, Minn., recently. Residents have expressed concerns about the city's growing deer population and city officials are discussing options. Photo by Eric Hylden/Forum News Service
When it comes to controlling deer herds in urban areas, cities have options
January 23, 2017 - 7:23pm
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
January 23, 2017 - 3:50pm
January 22, 2017
Deer and hay bales go together like snow and winter, and this year, with snowfall approaching 60 inches, deer are starting to make a move into livestock feed stores. Submitted photo by the North Dakota Game and Fish Department
From bucks to Bullwinkle, animals are hungry this winter
January 22, 2017 - 5:32pm
January 16, 2017
1 dead, 4 injured by apparent carbon monoxide in Minn. fish house
January 16, 2017 - 10:30am
January 15, 2017
A Minnesota angler holds a walleye before releasing it. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials are considering reducing the state's walleye limit from six to four. News Tribune file
Lower walleye limits, license fees among changes being considered in MN
January 15, 2017 - 2:58pm
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