Anderson: Multitalented Kid Rock can also fish

Anderson: Multitalented Kid Rock can also fish

Detroit rocker Kid Rock squeezed in a fishing session after his show at Grand Casino in Hinckley last weekend and before headlining the Iowa State Fair.

Trophy Tales: Three memorable Minnesota fish stories

August 22
Trophy Tales: Three memorable Minnesota fish stories
Three anglers share their memories of recent fish catches.

DNR launches high-tech study of food webs in Minnesota's largest walleye lakes

August 19
DNR launches high-tech study of food webs in Minnesota's largest walleye lakes
By digging deeper into impact of invasive species, DNR aims to understand walleye numbers
Outdoors
August 22

Minnesota fishing report

A look at where the fish are biting around the state.
Variety
August 22

Feds review annual whaling quotas for Alaska Native hunters

Federal officials are reviewing annual catch limits for 11 Alaska Native communities whose subsistence hunters are authorized to harvest bowhead whales.
West Metro
August 21

Dangerous toxic algae levels put Edina lake off limits to people, pets

Citing dangerous levels of toxic algae, officials have issued a health warning for Lake Cornelia in Edina, saying people and animals should not come into…
South Metro
August 19

Minnesota Zoo envisions itself as a gateway to state parks

Repurposing monorail to aerial treetop walk is one of many ideas to revitalize the Apple Valley zoo.
Here you go, Minnesotans, all you need to know to camp well this year
Camping Guide 2017 Here you go, Minnesotans, all you need to know to camp well this year
updated 21 hours 7 mins. ago
Whether you roll up in a Scamp from out of state in a national park or pitch your Big Agnes tent poles, enjoy a collection of favorite practices, tips and ideas.
Outdoors
August 19

DNR, fearing spread of CWD, wants owner of troubled deer farm penalized

Fearing spread of CWD, agency pushing animal health board to suspend farmer's license.
Outdoors
August 18

Refashioned paddle helps man who lost his hand explore joys of canoeing

Former Northland College professor continues to refine a special paddle that has helped one man and his family enjoy a northern Minnesota outing.
Outdoors
August 17

Summer ride on the Paul Bunyan State Trail delivers solitude and more

Looking for a day-in-the-life of the northernmost section of the trail in north-central Minnesota was infinitely rewarding.
Minneapolis
August 17

Twin Cities swimmers drawn to challenge, allure of open water

Every summer, Minnesotans get out of the pool and into the outdoors -- and tap into something that, in some cases, recalls their young lives on waterways.
Outdoors
August 17

A sidelined runner discovers the restorative power of nature walks

Walking can be so much more then, well, walking. Listen to Thoreau.
Outdoors
August 17

Weekend at Minnesota parks: Butterfly tagging, wildlife photography, paddling opportunities

Learn how to take great wildlife photos with any camera, or learn about the effort to tag and document monarch butterflies.
Outdoors
August 17

Scientists work on math model to better predict spread of CWD

Model shows the areas of fastest growth and could help manage outbreaks in Minnesota.
Outdoors
August 17

Nearly all Baltimore orioles will leave by first days of September

Nearly all Baltimore orioles will leave by the first few days of September to winter in Central America. They are night migrators.
Outdoors
August 17

New guidebook goes deep into Minnesota's vast camper cabin scene

Author of "60 Hikes Within 60 Miles" of the Twin Cities and others, Tom Watson brings personal touch to new entry.
Outdoors
August 17

Fishing contest will put spotlight on restored section of St. Louis River

The focus is on a section at Chambers Grove Park, where Minnesota Land Trust and others have worked to improve habitat, access.
Outdoors
August 17

Simple cabin near Longville eventually demanded a few modern conveniences

"We weren't able to find a suitable cabin or lake shore, and we decided to build our own place," writes cabin owner.
Outdoors
August 17

Outdoorsman says his experience is unequivocal: Duck numbers are down in Minnesota

Experience says duck numbers are indisputably down in Minnesota.
Outdoors
August 15

Three trophy fish tales

Today's trophy tales include 15-year-old Owen Sommerness of Edina landing a 52-inch muskie.
Outdoors
August 15

Minnesota fishing report

Anglers downrigging along the north shore of Lake Superior for lake trout have reported consistent action.
Outdoors
August 15

Gear alert: Loosen reel drags before storing them to extend their lives

Leaving a drag tightened year-round means you'll be shopping for a new reel sooner than later.
Local
August 15

Starry stonewort found in third Stearns County lake

The finding follows two other infestations of Stearns County lakes by the invasive.