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04/16/2018DNR crews see productive winter of prairie habitat restoration
04/16/2018Despite snow, spring turkey season begins Wednesday
04/09/2018New plan fosters better understanding of deer management, more citizen input
04/05/2018Bear hunt applications available; May 4 deadline
03/26/2018Netland named Pheasants Forever Wildlife Professional of the Year
03/20/2018Landowners sought for 2018 Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener
03/12/2018Deer feeding bans continue in 16 Minnesota counties
03/12/2018Deer movement study begins in southeastern Minnesota’s CWD zone
03/01/2018DNR increases 10-year sustainable timber harvest target
02/15/2018A simple choice at tax time can warm spirit and help wildlife
02/12/2018Southeast Minnesota landowner deer permits effective now through mid-March
12/18/2017Nongame wildlife: 40 years, 40 reasons, $40
12/11/2017Precautionary test results show no new outbreaks of CWD in wild deer
12/11/2017Applications open for spring wild turkey A and B season permits
12/11/201711 citizens appointed to Game and Fish Fund oversight committees
11/21/2017Hunters register 161,057 deer through third weekend of season
11/15/20177 deer test presumptive positive in southeast’s CWD management zone
11/14/2017Hunters register 145,054 deer through second weekend of season
11/13/2017Hunters reminded of whole carcass importation ban
11/07/2017Hunters register 70,724 deer during first weekend of season
11/02/2017DNR names acting big game program coordinator
10/30/2017Deer hunters take to the woods, fields and forests this weekend
10/26/2017Proposed late season deer hunt in southeastern Minnesota will not occur  
10/23/2017Hunters reminded about importance of registering deer
10/23/2017Hunters asked to report banded roosters as part of pheasant research project

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