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May 6, 2018
Experts say using commercially available repellents, like permethrin for clothing and DEET for skin, is the most effective way to keep disease-carrying ticks from biting. Tests show both are safe at commercially available doses. Bob King / Forum News Service
Outdoors enthusiasts urged to practice tick bite prevention
May 6, 2018 - 8:00am
May 5, 2018
Fisherman are turning to kayaks as a means to reach out of the way fishing spots. Kayaks are versatile, light in weight and inexpensive compared to other fishing vessels. (Submitted photo)
About Fishing: Kayak's simplicity a natural appeal for the fisherman
May 5, 2018 - 7:00pm
Yellow-rumped warbler (Photo courtesy of Jean Brislance)
Bird Wise: Spotlight on yellow-rumped warbler
May 5, 2018 - 10:00am
The common loon returned to northern Minnesota on April 25 this spring. According to Dallas Hudon's nature journals, on average, they arrive April 10. He's been charting phenological events like these for over 20 years. (Photos by Dallas Hudson/For the Enterprise)
Northland Nature Journal: It may be late, but spring is worth celebrating
May 5, 2018 - 8:30am
May 2, 2018
Dark-eyed Junco
Bird Wise: The natural perils of bird migration
May 2, 2018 - 12:56pm
April 27, 2018
Sophia's Law takes effect May 1
April 27, 2018 - 4:00pm
With late ice-out, DNR crews face challenge to get ramps and docks ready
April 27, 2018 - 12:50pm
April 21, 2018
Deciphering information on the seed packet will help you select the right seed for the right space.
Gardening 101: Reading a seed packet
April 21, 2018 - 9:00am
April 20, 2018
Flames of fire
If it's predictable, it's preventable: Wildfire Prevention Week
April 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
April 14, 2018
About Fishing: To CHIRP or not to CHIRP
April 14, 2018 - 3:00pm
The Itasca Moraine Chapter will be holding a "Trail Tune-Up Day" this spring to clear the North Country Trail of overhanging brush. Volunteers are welcome. (Submitted photos)
North Country Trail Column: Multiple rewards of maintaining a trail
April 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
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 7, 2018
Drew Weiss was the winner of a Marcum flasher in the northern pike division. The prize was presented by Greg May, co-owner of Northern Bait.(Submitted photos)
Park Rapids students catch fishing rewards
April 7, 2018 - 6:00pm
Return of cold weather doesn't mean ice is safe, DNR says
April 7, 2018 - 2:52pm
April 2, 2018
Dayton asks for $130 million in natural resources preservation
April 2, 2018 - 10:18am
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