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DNR Extends Burning Restrictions In Northern Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — As the fire danger increases, authorities are extending spring burning restrictions to more north-central and northeastern Minnesota counties effective Wednesday. 110 more words


Minnesota State Parks Seek Fee Bump To Maintain Services

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The public and legislators are largely supportive of the slightly higher fees that visitors to Minnesota’s state parks and trails would pay this summer under Gov. 484 more words


Trial program to remove feral hogs from SC national forest

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) – The problem with feral hogs in the Francis Marion National Forest has become so bad that the state and federal governments are paying three hunters to help remove them. 104 more words

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Illegal Hunting Case Involving Natural Resources Executive Director Reopened

ROUTT COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – He’s a high-ranking executive in the state government and even oversaw the creation of Colorado Parks and Wildlife, but now Mike King is under fire because a case of illegal hunting is being reopened. 416 more words


Bald Eagles Migrating Back To Minnesota As Waters Open Up

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Bald eagles are migrating back to Minnesota, and the Department of Natural Resources says they may be seen in large numbers across parts of the state over the next few weeks. 122 more words


Life of snow-trapped deer spared until next hunting season

Pointe-Verte — A band of heroes in Point-Verte, N.B. spat in the face of certain death this week when they rescued a deer from a snow-covered beach. 559 more words