While the state's deer population was reported Tuesday to be up, thanks to the recent mild winter, firearms hunters going afield beginning Saturday are expected to kill fewer deer this season than the 190,000 recorded last year.
Updated: October 30, 2012, - 11:09 AM
The elusive creatures are widely dispersed in the northern third of state.
Updated: October 29, 2012, - 07:16 AM
This fall, whitetail hunters can enhance the taste of their venison by avoiding these five field-dressing mistakes.
Updated: October 29, 2012, - 12:27 AM
Field dressing a deer?
Updated: October 27, 2012, - 03:04 PM
Walleye numbers in Lake Mille Lacs -- the state's most popular walleye fishery -- have fallen to their lowest level in 40 years, and officials aren't sure why. The lake's larger walleyes also are skinny, a sign they are not finding enough food.
Updated: October 23, 2012, - 05:33 AM
The silence on the environment is deafening, but our indifference or inaction allows politicians to remain mum.
Updated: October 21, 2012, - 07:07 AM
Hunters and others can continue to access 286,000 acres, but a long-term agreement is needed.
Updated: October 19, 2012, - 06:47 AM
Long the poor stepchild of wild canines, the common coyote is tough to distinguish from its bigger relative.
Updated: October 15, 2012, - 12:04 PM
Successfully taking a bird brings out the desire to add more before the day is done.
Updated: October 14, 2012, - 07:56 AM