When about 10,000 anglers trudge onto Gull Lake next Saturday near Brainerd for the world’s largest ice-fishing contest they’ll immediately face a key decision: Fish shallow or fish deep?
Updated: January 20, 2014, - 01:56 AM
Wildlife as varied as badgers, monarch butterflies, ducks and pheasants are suffering population declines despite millions of dollars of habitat restoration efforts.
Updated: January 14, 2014, - 06:27 PM
The rustic amber log building with stone fireplaces, brimming with elk, deer and other wildlife mounts and antler chandeliers, is only a memory.
Updated: January 05, 2014, - 11:47 PM
The outdoors were everything to the much loved Greg Heil.
Updated: January 05, 2014, - 06:42 PM
Our outdoor pages also introduced readers to fascinating people whose stories help make Minnesota special.
Updated: January 01, 2014, - 01:55 PM
Minnesota’s second-ever wolf season was closed Saturday, more than a month early, after hunters killed a total of 237 wolves — 17 more than the target harvest set by the Department of Natural Resources.
Updated: December 30, 2013, - 09:31 PM
A frozen-over fishing opener stood out as odd news in a year of upticks, downturns.
Updated: December 24, 2013, - 09:21 PM
Early snow and cold have made this December the best start to the winter recreation season in years.
Updated: December 20, 2013, - 01:23 PM
Tom Pero’s beautiful, massive anthology is an ode to the premier game bird in the United States, and especially in...
Updated: December 18, 2013, - 12:22 AM