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April 18, 2018
Stuart Bensen of Erskine, Minn., retired conservation officer for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
DNR officers at front lines of Minn. wolf depredation complaints
April 18, 2018 - 7:19am
April 17, 2018
A trail camera set by the Red Lake tribal Department of Natural Resources photographed these two gray wolves in March 2010 on Minnesota's Northwest Angle. Wolves are an important animal in tribal culture and were protected on tribal lands even when the state had control of wolf management and offered hunting and trapping seasons. Courtesy photo / Jay Huseby, Red Lake Department of Natural Resources
Tribal lands offer sanctuary for Minnesota wolves
April 17, 2018 - 7:22am
April 16, 2018
Bighorn sheep population decreases in Badlands
April 16, 2018 - 9:11pm
Randy Coffield's cow licks her calf March 14, 2018, at the rancher's home near Lake Bronson, Minn. The Kittson County Sheriff's Office confirmed 21 cattle deaths by wolves last year. April Baumgarten / Forum News Service
Wolf-related cattle losses a major concern for northwest Minnesota ranchers
April 16, 2018 - 7:55am
April 15, 2018
A gray wolf peers through ferns in the woods north of Duluth, Minn., in 2017. The wolf had just been released by biologists with the 1854 Treaty Authority after being trapped and examined as part of a research project. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Deer-wolf population dynamics offer fodder for debate in Minnesota
April 15, 2018 - 8:52am
Species in Conflict: Minnesota wolf management follows bumpy path on road to recovery
April 15, 2018 - 7:50am
April 12, 2018
Landowners attend a Northwest Landowners Association information expo on Thursday in Stanley, N.D. From right are Wayne Johnson, Brian Hollinger, both of Stanley, Daryl Belik and Bette Belik, both of Ross. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
ND landowners seek education on negotiating with energy developers
April 12, 2018 - 9:21pm
Backpacking and Hiking Expo scheduled in Fargo
April 12, 2018 - 6:35pm
April 11, 2018
Study: Minnesota ranks fourth in life expectancy
April 11, 2018 - 2:49pm
April 10, 2018
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A Minneapolis mystery: How did a mummified monkey end up in the rafters of a 116-year-old department store?
April 10, 2018 - 9:08pm
Two paddlers make their way down the Kawishiwi River near Ely. The group American Rivers has again named the Kawishiwi one of the 10 most endangered rivers in the U.S. because of the potential of polluted mine waste from the proposed Twin Metals copper mine. Forum News Service file photo
'America's Most Endangered Rivers' lists 2 in Minnesota
April 10, 2018 - 7:32pm
Volunteers requested for I-94 cleanup in Moorhead
April 10, 2018 - 7:06pm
April 6, 2018
One prairie dog scouts the area for food or predators during the cold winter months. Shelby Reardon / Forum News Service
US National Forest Service continues prairie dog management in western ND with new survey
April 6, 2018 - 7:45pm
SD paleontologist set to uncover new species of ankylosaur
April 6, 2018 - 7:07pm
Rugby claims victory in center of North America trademark dispute
April 6, 2018 - 5:50pm
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