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CWD discovery in Houston County prompts additional late-season deer hunts

Published on January 3, 2019

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is offering additional late-season deer hunts in southeastern Minnesota following the discovery of chronic wasting disease in a wild deer taken in Houston County. 


Shakopee resident wins turkey stamp contest

Published on December 31, 2018

Shakopee artist Mark Thone won the 2020 turkey stamp contest. Judges selected the painting from among 12 submissions for the annual contest that the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources sponsors. 


Another year of successful elk hunts in northwestern Minnesota

Published on December 27, 2018

Hunters had expanded opportunities to harvest elk this past year after the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources offered more permits, a variety of permit types and a different season structure in one of the hunt zones. 


DNR grants permit for Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project 'Plan B'

Published on December 27, 2018

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has granted a permit for the Fargo-Moorhead Flood Risk Management Project known as “Plan B.”  The permit approval followed the DNR’s completion of a supplemental environmental review that examined revisions to an earlier iteration of the project. 


DNR intensifies CWD response efforts in southeastern Minnesota

Published on November 30, 2018

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is taking additional steps to help limit the spread of chronic wasting disease in wild deer in southeastern Minnesota. 


Snowmobile trails still need more snow, cold temperatures

Published on November 26, 2018

Early cold temperatures and several inches of snow in parts of the state have many snowmobile enthusiasts excited to take their first ride of the season, but most trails will need more snow before grooming can begin. Most of the state’s snowmobile trails are not yet ready for riding, according to the Department of Natural Resources. 


DNR invites public input on Roseau County off-highway vehicle camping options

Published on November 26, 2018

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources invites anyone with an interest in off-highway vehicle (OHV) camping facilities in Beltrami Island State Forest or Hayes Lake State Park area to two open houses in December. 


DNR, Dominium sign agreement to renovate 26 historic buildings at Fort Snelling Upper Post

Published on November 21, 2018

Officials from the Department of Natural Resources and Dominium, an affordable housing development and management company, today signed a re-development agreement that will create an anticipated 176 units of affordable housing in the historic buildings at the Fort Snelling Upper Post, near the Fort Snelling Golf Course and Historic Fort Snelling. 


Upper Red Lake walleye regulations continue for winter season

Published on November 19, 2018

Anglers fishing during the winter season on Upper Red Lake will continue to have a four walleye bag limit, with only one walleye allowed longer than 17 inches.