Northeastern Minnesota Deer Harvest Up Slightly So Far

Minnesota’s firearms deer harvest was up 8.2 percent in Northeastern Minnesota over the first three days of the season, which opened Saturday. Read the full story here.

Minnesota Firearms Deer License Sales Holding Pace

Despite prospects for a lean deer season in Minnesota, firearms deer license sales have been keeping pace with those of recent years, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Through Friday before Saturday’s opening day of hunting, just more than 419,000 licenses had been sold, DNR officials said. That’s up from about 393,000 at…
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Hannah Stonehouse Hudson Captures Photos Of Migrating Fish On Sioux River

Hannah Stonehouse Hudson of Bayfield, a professional photographer, took some very cool shots of fish ascending the Sioux River near Bayfield a few days ago. The fish were leaping and swimming up a set of falls in Big Rock Park, a Bayfield County park. The area is closed to fishing to protect the fish on…
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DNR Unveils Interactive Deer Map For Hunters

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has unveiled a “sneak preview” of its new interactive deer map. The Minnesota Deer Hunters Association had pushed the DNR to offer such an online map showing deer density, deer harvest and other information for all permit areas in a quick and easy to read format. By clicking on…
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Weekly Waterfowl Migration Report Available

Here is this week’s Waterfowl Migration Report from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.