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September 19, 2017
A moose was spotted Tuesday morning near Kennebec. (Submitted photo)
Rare sighting in SD as bull moose wanders into wheat field
September 19, 2017 - 4:35pm
September 17, 2017
091717.C.DNT.SAMc2 -- A hunter and his dog pause during an early season hunt for sharp-tailed grouse in eastern Montana. Sam Cook / scook@duluthnews.com
In the early season, hunters reach out for information
September 17, 2017 - 4:44pm
Jerry Kern of St. Paul talks about his life during a recent interview. Bob King / Forum News Service
'You gotta go on': 40 years later, Minnesota man reflects on tragic morning
September 17, 2017 - 7:09am
September 10, 2017
Lawrence Taylor of Austin, Texas, took this black bear in the Floodwood areas on opening day of Minnesota's bear season, Sept. 1. He is a friend of Rob Parrott of Saginaw and has hunted with Parrott for the past 14 years. Rob Parrott photo
DNR: Minnesota bear harvest down a bit, and that's good
September 10, 2017 - 6:30am
Dawn Voges, assistant park manager, walks along one of the docks in the Armstrong Bay day use area at Vermilion Ridge campground morning, Sept. 6, 2017. Bob King / Forum News Service
Minnesota's newest state park opens Tuesday
September 10, 2017 - 6:00am
September 8, 2017
Henry Duray, manager of Grahams Island State Park on Devils Lake, stands outside the park's new Visitor Center in April 2017. Duray is retiring after a 42-year career with the North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department. His last day is Sept. 15, 2017. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Longtime ND state park manager calls it a career
September 8, 2017 - 8:01am
September 6, 2017
Paige Dougherty of Hermantown suffered bites on her foot Sunday afternoon when a muskie bit her ​as she was dangling her legs off her family's dock at Island Lake north of Duluth. She and others saw the muskie during and after it bit her. Her injuries did not require medical attention. Photo courtesy Kirk and Wendy Haldorson
'It lurched out of the water': Second bite attack of summer reported at MN lake
September 6, 2017 - 8:21am
September 3, 2017
A pheasant hunter works through native grasses on a piece of land enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) in North Dakota. Pheasant hunters tend to have much better seasons in years with high CRP enrollment. Pheasants Forever photo
Farm Bill's CRP provisions will have impact on pheasants, ducks
September 3, 2017 - 12:03pm
August 27, 2017
Sam Cook is an outdoors writer for the Duluth News Tribune.
Cook: Hunters can sense a change in the air
August 27, 2017 - 7:33am
August 25, 2017
Minn. DNR clearing up errors in hunting, trapping handbook
August 25, 2017 - 2:13pm
Ringneck pheasant in South Dakota. Forum News Service file photo.
SD pheasant survey shows 45 percent drop in population from '16
August 25, 2017 - 11:10am
August 20, 2017
Frank and Mary Alice Hansen started Sawbill Canoe Outfitters in 1957. (Sawbill Canoe Outfitters photo)
Passing it on: Third generation of Hansen family outfitting canoeists for adventures in the Boundary Waters
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
August 13, 2017
A group of pheasant hunters pauses to water their dogs during a western Minnesota pheasant hunt. Minnesota hunter numbers were down last year compared to 2015. (Forum News Service file photo)
Most Minnesota small-game hunter numbers fall again
August 13, 2017 - 6:00am
August 7, 2017
A channel catfish from the Buffalo River in Buffalo River State Park.
McFeely: When it comes to fishing the Buffalo River, it's big fish in small spaces
August 7, 2017 - 2:29pm
August 6, 2017
Birding: The American coot is no 'odd duck'
August 6, 2017 - 4:01pm
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