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Ripe wild rice harvesting season opens in late August

Wild rice harvesting season occurs annually between Aug. 15 and Sept. 30 and wildlife managers from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources say it’s shaping up to be a challenging harvest season. From the MN DNR - August 13, 2018

Weekly Conservation Officer Reports

From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - District 6 - Two Harbors Area - August 13, 2018

St. Louis Park artist wins trout and salmon stamp contest

From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - August 9, 2018

Video: Star Tribune showcases beauty of Minnesota's Superior Hiking Trail

Though often overlooked, the Superior Hiking Trail offers a breathtaking view of Minnesota wilderness. By Ellery McCardle of KARE 11 TV.

Thunder Bay angler fined $600 for 'same offence at same location' after using extra line

Man ice fishing for walleye used more than permitted number of lines. From CBC News · August 10, 2018

19 sentenced so far in Upper Midwest wildlife trafficking crackdown

In one of the largest-ever wildlife trafficking investigations in the Midwest, 19 of the 31 people arrested in the undercover operation have been sentenced in federal court. By Barry Amundsen of the Forum News Service - August 8, 2018

Public invited to comment on special fishing regulations

anglers and others can give their opinions about fishing regulations that are in place or are newly proposed for 15 lakes and one trout stream, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. From the MN DNR - August 6, 2018

Weekly Conservation Officer Reports

From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - District 6 - Two Harbors Area - August 6, 2018

Quest for a lighter canoe launches boatbuilding venture for Grand Forks woodworker and paddling enthusiast

Crossing a portage in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness one day more than 20 years ago, Steve Hawthorne decided he was done lugging his 84-pound fiberglass canoe between wilderness lakes. By Brad Dokken of the Grand Forks Herald - August 5, 2018

DNR confiscated hunting, fishing equipment auction set for Saturday

More than 300 bows, firearms and other pieces of equipment will be auctioned. From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - August 2, 2018
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