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03/21/2019For Fosston woman, firearms safety is a way of life
03/11/2019Northeastern Minnesota moose population remains low but stable
03/08/2019DNR invites conversation about deer at area open houses
02/25/2019DNR announces CWD response efforts in Crow Wing County
02/15/2019New CWD-positive deer in Crow Wing County and southeastern Minnesota require additional disease monitoring and management
02/04/2019DNR announces additional appointments to its leadership team
01/24/2019DNR names 2019 Conservation Officer of the Year
01/23/2019DNR announces appointments to Commissioner’s Office
01/03/2019CWD discovery in Houston County prompts additional late-season deer hunts
12/31/2018Shakopee resident wins turkey stamp contest
12/27/2018Another year of successful elk hunts in northwestern Minnesota
12/17/2018DNR reminds hunters to get permission to use private land during special deer hunts
12/17/2018Apply through Jan. 25 for spring wild turkey A and B permits
12/13/2018DNR to enroll state-owned cropland in water quality effort
12/13/2018DNR plans public meeting to discuss CWD response efforts on Dec. 18
12/10/2018DNR proposes to strengthen bear hunting tooth sample requirement
12/05/2018Wild deer identified as presumptive positive for CWD outside of disease management zone; first in Houston County
12/04/2018DNR announces 2 December deer hunts as part of intensified CWD management efforts
11/30/2018DNR intensifies CWD response efforts in southeastern Minnesota
11/29/2018DNR seeks input on master plan for Red Lake Wildlife Management Area in northwest Minnesota
11/19/2018Pheasant hunting a great excuse to get outdoors as temperatures drop
11/01/2018Lakeville artist wins walleye stamp contest
10/22/2018DNR names Cynthia Osmundson to lead Nongame Wildlife Program
10/01/2018Deer tests positive for CWD in disease management zone
10/01/2018Videos explain CWD testing and how to quarter and cape a deer

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