Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

dnr

May 14, 2018
A color-coded map of Minnesota that details on a county-by-county basis the perceived risk of fire. Cass, Crow Wing and Aitkin Counties were considered 'High' risk on Sunday. Website graphic / Department of Natural Resources
Fire risk continues with dry spring
May 14, 2018 - 4:00am
May 11, 2018
Conservation officer Demo Regas cites Leonard Thompson, right, and Joseph Rousu after they placed a fishing net in Lake Bemidji on Friday, May 11. The 1855 Treaty Authority organized a “Fish Off” for American Indian anglers to assert treaty rights and highlight tribal opposition to Enbridge’s Line 3 abandonment plans and new route project. Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Service
Activists fish ahead of opener in statement on treaty rights, pipeline
May 11, 2018 - 7:13pm
May 9, 2018
DNR considering changes to walleye regulations on Leech Lake
May 9, 2018 - 10:30am
May 5, 2018
Minnesota DNR tracking black bears online
May 5, 2018 - 9:52am
Minnesota DNR tracking black bears online
May 5, 2018 - 9:52am
May 2, 2018
Men accused of illegal snaring: Authorities say wolves, bears, deer taken in Itasca County
May 2, 2018 - 8:23pm
April 30, 2018
This photo oF Big Pine Lake north of Perham, Minn., taken on Monday, April 30,  shows how the ice is beginning to melt. Submitted photo
DNR urges extreme caution on late-season ice
April 30, 2018 - 4:08pm
April 29, 2018
Aerial scene of the Calument refinery fire and explosion in Superior Thursday morning, April 26. (Bob King / Forum News Service)
Air quality improving after Superior, Wis., refinery explosion
April 29, 2018 - 10:02pm
April 25, 2018
So far this season, MNICS agencies reported 81 total fires for 2,743 acres burned. Brainerd Dispatch file photo.
Light rain offers fleeting reprieve, but fire danger remains high
April 25, 2018 - 8:00am
April 23, 2018
Audit shows lax enforcement on elk, deer farm rules in Minnesota
April 23, 2018 - 3:13pm
Paul Radomski serves as Minnesota's lead scientific expert on lakeshore habitat management issues. He will talk about the challenges and opportunities for replacing lead fishing tackle and lead hunting ammunition with non-toxic alternatives. Graphic Mn DNR
Lead pollution topic of April 25 event at arboretum
April 23, 2018 - 5:00am
April 9, 2018
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has unveiled a new deer management plan, which establishes an annual statewide harvest target of 200,000 deer. Forum News Service file photoplay button
Minnesota DNR sets annual harvest goal of 200,000 deer
April 9, 2018 - 2:03pm
April 8, 2018
A deer hunter walks to her deer stand on a Minnesota deer hunting opener. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is expected to unveil a new deer management plan this week. File photo / Forum News Service
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
April 8, 2018 - 6:20am
April 5, 2018
Zebra mussels are an aquatic invasive species that can cause problems on lakes by attaching to boat motors and boat hulls, docks, lifts, rocks and swimming areas. They can also clog irrigation intakes and other pipes. Submitted photo
Strategy for fighting invasive species: Slow the spread
April 5, 2018 - 6:14pm
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Senior Climatologist Kenneth Blumenfeld talks about climate change, history and projections with his “Climate Chaos in Minnesota” presentation at Central Lakes College in Brainerd on Wednesday, April 4. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
'Warmer,' 'wetter,' 'extreme rainfall' trending in Minnesota: Climate change presentation at CLC raises concerns
April 5, 2018 - 3:13pm