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Surge in Minnesota fishing has slowed
The 2020 spike in fishing license sales has sagged, but it's still boom time on Minnesota lakes
Young eagle that grew up on Minnesota's EagleCam killed in flight
Caretakers of the popular wildlife feature report young chick hit powerline.
North Dakota breeding duck numbers increase
Moisture pushed count ahead 18 percent from last year.
Hermantown ultramarathoner, 69, got his Superior trail speed mark. Sleep, not so much.
Michael Koppy set the new record, with support, for covering the trail.
Fish, wildlife groups to urge anglers and hunters to buy licenses
Without license revenue, loss to DNR Game and Fish Fund could be significant.
Birds of every sort are on the move in Minnesota. Here is a great tool to follow along
Arriving, increasing, peaking -- BirdCast from Cornell Lab of Ornithology covers a lot of ground.
Outdoors mailbag: The fate of hunting and fishing seasons
Gov. Tim Walz has been reminded by legislators that hunting and fishing, unlike other outdoor activities, are protected under the state Constitution.
Minnesota turkey hunting camp takes learning indoors
Modern Carnivore is prepping hunters with free webinars.
Grandma's Marathon cancellation hits hard at Minnesota running legend
The move is especially acute for Dick Beardsley, whose marathon course record set in 1981 stood for 33 years.
State park and rec area campgrounds and lodging closed, too
Parks remain open, but DNR made the move ahead of stay-at-home order.
What are your outdoors questions?
What do you want to know about the Minnesota outdoors in light of the coronavirus?
Superior Hiking Trail will lose a champion
Association executive director will depart with a legacy of ideas and progress.
Minnesota moose population stable, newest survey shows
While downward trend began in 2006, news matches recent reports.
Get out there, Minnesota: the Great Backyard Bird Count project is back
In its 23rd year, the count is the first online citizen-science project of its kind.
From Grand (Canyon) to simple, readers share their #2020outdoors plans
We asked for readers to weigh in on their outdoors plans in the new year. They ranged from grand to simple to surprising.
Minnesotan in 'Impossible Row' recalls fear and fury near Antarctica
Minneapolis man was member of six-person team on ocean adventure.
Tell us your outdoors plans for the new year
Adventuring, serving, learning -- all of it -- add your voice for an upcoming feature.
December 5, 2019
After Everest, Minneapolis man plans next extreme adventure: 'The Impossible Row'
Andrew Towne joins a crew planning to row from the tip of South America to Antarctica through the treacherous 600-mile Drake Passage.
November 7, 2019
Golden Valley man is the No. 2 lumberjack in the world
Cassidy Scheer of Golden Valley talks about coming within a slice of winning the title at the world championships in Prague.
October 30, 2019
No barrier too big: Minneapolis ultrarunner sets women's mark for Superior trail
Alex Elizabeth puts down fastest known time.
October 3, 2019
Speed record set on Superior Hiking Trail for third time this year
For the third time since July, a hiker has claimed a speed record on the Superior Hiking Trail.
September 5, 2019
Superior Hiking Trail becomes path to another speed record
Ultra-distance runner sets new 'fastest known time' for supported attempt.
August 1, 2019
Poison ivy is the only thing slowing down her down
Update: Retiree-turned-hiker marches on
July 25, 2019
Speed record set for completing 310-mile Superior Hiking Trail
A former Minnesotan who has thru-hiked some of the gems of the U.S. trail system moved back to the Midwest and promptly established a speed record covering the Superior Hiking Trail
July 3, 2019
Former Minnesotans show mettle at ultra running's biggest race
At Western States 100, Brittany Peterson comes in second. Courtney Dauwalter led through 80 miles.
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Road back for Greg LeMond could include Congressional Gold Medal
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