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July 5, 2017
Great blue herons are unmistakably large wading birds with S-shaped necks, white-topped heads, and robust, loon-like bills.
Keith Corliss
Flight Lines: The water giveth and it taketh away
July 5, 2017 - 5:37am
July 1, 2017
A pair of redbellied snakes were among the first specimens caught, weighed, measured and then released by Katie Leuenberger of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources during the Swedes Forest bioblitz on June 17. This the male of the pair; the female carried eggs. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Odd-named creatures thrive in amazing Minnesota landscape
July 1, 2017 - 10:19am
June 29, 2017
Up close shot using a Go-Pro camera of a 600-lb Mako shark caught by Tom Barta off the coast of Santa Catalina Island, Calif., on June 15, 2017. (Courtesy of World Class Shark Fishing)play button
Fishing for sharks off California coast experience of a lifetime
June 29, 2017 - 7:15pm
Debby Hunter, left, who is battling cancer, is hiking through the Sheyenne National Grasslands with her family this week. Chris Flynn / The Forumplay button
Creating ‘special memories’: Family reunites in ND to hike with ailing sister
June 29, 2017 - 7:12pm
Gary Gilbert, 55, of Becker, Minn., hoists a 59 1/2-inch muskie he found floating dead on Lake Mille Lacs June 17, 2017. Had the fish been caught alive, it likely would have set the state record for catch-and-release muskies, which are measured by length. The current record is 56 7/8 inches, set in 2016 on Pelican Lake in Otter Tail County. (Courtesy of Gary Gilbert)
Monster muskie found floating would have broken MN state record had it been caught alive
June 29, 2017 - 4:24pm
Adult zebra mussels, such as this specimen attached to a dock removed from the Red River last December in Wahpeton, N.D., remain in relatively low abundance along the river, the Game and Fish Department says. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
ND continues sampling for larval zebra mussels in Red River
June 29, 2017 - 12:07pm
A canoe-country angler fishes the shoreline of a small lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. File photo / Forum News Service
IRS shuts down Ely's longest-running canoe outfitter business
June 29, 2017 - 8:55am
June 28, 2017
Tribune photo by Gary MillerHot weather means plenty of beach goers Tuesday at Kandiyohi County Park 7 on Games Lake. Tobacco-free beach signs are posted at the park.
Popular central Minnesota lakes near 'tipping points' for water quality
June 28, 2017 - 3:11pm
June 26, 2017
Chisholm man pleads guilty in trapping case
June 26, 2017 - 9:00pm
June 25, 2017
Always in Season: Barn swallows are a love-hate species
June 25, 2017 - 4:55pm
Strong winds and looming clouds were no hindrance to Red Lake Nation fishing guide Daris Rosebear, who landed this 24-inch walleye June 15 while fishing from shore near the headwaters of the Red Lake River on tribal lands. Rosebear, of Red Lake, Minn., operates Rosebear Guide Service on the reservation. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Red Lake fishing trip offers mixed bag of fish from shore on the Red Lake River
June 25, 2017 - 2:54pm
Brad Dokken
Brad Dokken: Fishing a game of expectations
June 25, 2017 - 12:51pm
June 24, 2017
Tony Moe of the Fourtown Grygla Sportsman's Club stands by a gate blocking access to a .7-mile length of trail that isn't open to motorized vehicles in a new proposed trail plan for motorized access in Beltrami Island State Forest. Moe and others would like to see the trail included in the plan so the part of the trail now open isn't a dead end route. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
ATV groups seek more in Beltrami forest plan
June 24, 2017 - 8:58am
June 22, 2017
Minnesota residents warned of poison hemlock
June 22, 2017 - 4:32pm
June 18, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON: A wily heron moves north to nest
June 18, 2017 - 9:20am