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October 22, 2018
Angler Maddy Ogg caught and released the huge pike Oct. 6 during what she described as a cold and windy day of fishing.
Ogg sets first catch-and-release record for northern pike
October 22, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 21, 2018
Brad Dokken
Losing Hides for Habitat would have been a shame
October 21, 2018 - 8:37am
October 19, 2018
With water temperatures in the upper 40s, Gisela Borgwarth, 83, of Nisswa swims with morning sunlight illuminating her Thursday, Oct. 18, in Hole in the Day Bay on Gull Lake. Borgwarth began swimming as a young girl in the North Sea in Germany and continues until Halloween or later. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Video and Gallery  play button
Just keep swimming: Octogenarian keeps up cold water aquatics started in her youth
October 19, 2018 - 9:00am
October 17, 2018
Photo Illustration
Inside the Outdoors: 'f/8, and Be There'
October 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
Pequot Lakes graduate Matthew Fabian helped Bemidji State University win the inaugural Intercollegiate Bemidji State University Trap Shooting event on Saturday, Oct. 6. Fabian was the Top Shooter of all colleges participating for the event, including North Dakota State University and the University of Minnesota-Duluth. The event took place at BSU’s trap shooting facility. Submitted photo
Trap shooting: Fabian helps BSU take trap shooting title
October 17, 2018 - 8:00am
October 15, 2018
Minnesota's youth deer season gets underway Thursday, Oct. 18 and continues through Sunday, Oct. 21 in parts of northwest Minnesota, southeast Minnesota and Twin Cities metro permit area 601. The season is open to 10- to 15-year-old hunters, who must be accompanied by a nonhunting adult 18 years old or older. (Photo/ Minnesota DNR)
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
October 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
Lakeshore Conservation sight-ins scheduled
October 15, 2018 - 10:00am
October 14, 2018
Chip Leer of Walker, Minn., has earned a place in the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame for a 30-year career as a fishing guide, product innovator and promoter and outdoor communicator. Chip Leer / Fishing the WildSide / Special to Forum News Service
Minnesota promoter, innovator among 2019 inductees into Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame
October 14, 2018 - 8:25am
Paddlers on Rose Lake in the BWCAW. Congress gave final approval to creating the federal wilderness Oct. 15, 1978. File / Forum News Service
BWCAW turns 40: Boundary Waters Act of 1978 was far from a sure thing
October 14, 2018 - 6:05am
A timeline of BWCAW history
October 14, 2018 - 6:05am
October 11, 2018
Anchor Ostrowski and Abby roam the forest trail on Big Island on Whitefish Lake Saturday Oct. 6, under a canopy of changing leaves. Leaf color peak should come this weekend in Central Minnesota. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video play button
Big Island Autumn Trek
October 11, 2018 - 9:00am
October 10, 2018
Wave action on Mille Lacs Sept. 27, 2018. Denton Newman Jr. / PineandLakes.complay button
Inside the Outdoors: Waves mix power, magic and mystery
October 10, 2018 - 10:00am
October 8, 2018
MnDNR photo.
2017 small game hunter survey results released
October 8, 2018 - 6:00am
October 7, 2018
Pheasant numbers up, but not like good old days
October 7, 2018 - 8:28am
October 3, 2018
Photo Illustration
Minnesota's wolf population remains stable
October 3, 2018 - 6:00am
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