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07/09/2018Youth can hunt deer with adult mentors during special hunts
07/02/2018Ruffed grouse counts down, sharp-tailed grouse down too
06/25/2018Breeding duck and Canada goose numbers improved from last year
06/25/2018Wildlife Drive opening at Roseau River Wildlife Management Area
06/25/2018Bears and birdfeeders – a recipe for conflict
05/21/2018Great Lakes states to collaborate on West Nile virus monitoring in ruffed grouse
05/14/2018Apply to hunt elk in Minnesota
05/03/2018New DNR website application enlists public to help document bear expansion
04/26/2018DNR urges Minneopa State Park visitors to keep bison calves’ safety in mind
04/16/2018DNR crews see productive winter of prairie habitat restoration
04/09/2018New plan fosters better understanding of deer management, more citizen input
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
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

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