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July 15, 2018
Cyclist climb Lindskog Road during the 2018 Le Grand du Nord Gravel Cycling Classic in rural Cook County over Memorial Day weekend.--- Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Heck Epic next in gravel road bike series
July 15, 2018 - 7:43am
July 13, 2018
Scott Rall: Always be the smart one regarding the care of dogs
July 13, 2018 - 1:41pm
July 8, 2018
Hunter success in finding pheasants this autumn will depend on whether the wetter than normal conditions we've been experiencing adversely affects nesting success. Forum News Service file photo
Wet streak could adversely affect pheasants
July 8, 2018 - 9:01pm
Joseph (left) and Bret Baker of Cloquet, Minn., talk about the "flipping" method of casting worms for bass, where the lure is flipped underhanded rather than cast overhand. The father-son duo will fish together dozens of times during the summer.  John Myers / Forum News Service
Father-son duo aren’t limited by same-old fishing routine
July 8, 2018 - 6:55am
July 6, 2018
Scott Rall: Kids rule on this fishing tournament day
July 6, 2018 - 2:14pm
July 3, 2018
Dunton Locks is located between Lakes Sallie and Muskrat and contains about four miles of hiking trails. Emily Driscoll / Forum News Service
10 hiking destinations less than an hour from Detroit Lakes
July 3, 2018 - 5:15pm
July 2, 2018
Zebra mussels found in Jewett Lake in Otter Tail County. Minnesota DNR photo
Zebra mussels found in Becker, Otter Tail county lakes
July 2, 2018 - 4:14pm
July 1, 2018
Guide Gary Whitefish holds up a keeper walleye he netted for an angler on Lac La Croix on the Minnesota-Ontario border last weekend. The walleyes were hitting jigs tipped with twister tails, Gulp minnow imitations and leeches. John Myers / Forum News Service
Nice walleyes, lots of bass greet anglers in Ontario waters
July 1, 2018 - 6:29am
June 30, 2018
Worthington High School Fishing League members cast from the dock at Sunset Park on Lake Okabena. They are (from left) Andrew Benson, Blake Ahrenstorff, Austin Gundermann and Zach Ahrenstorff. (Tim Middagh/The Globe)
Worthington bass fishing team is hooked on a new competitive sport
June 30, 2018 - 7:00am
June 29, 2018
Scott Rall is shown with a whole host of USFWS employees at a recent project tour on the columnist's property. (submitted photo)
Scott Rall: Conservation efforts drive local economies
June 29, 2018 - 2:03pm
June 26, 2018
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has launched an online reporting tool for the public to report bear sightings outside of the state's traditional bear country. (Photo/ Steve Hillebrand, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)play button
DNR introduces new tool for bear sightings as they spread west and south in Minnesota
June 26, 2018 - 7:57pm
June 24, 2018
Ice houses dot the south shore of Lake of the Woods near Pine Island, Minn., in December 2010. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said anglers this past winter logged 1.94 million hours of ice fishing time on Lake of the Woods, based on creel survey estimates. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Survey sheds light on Lake of the Woods ice fishing
June 24, 2018 - 6:00am
June 22, 2018
Trapshooting: Minnesota West takes aim at clay targets
June 22, 2018 - 6:46pm
Scott Rall: Look 'em in the eyes
June 22, 2018 - 1:49pm
June 17, 2018
Steve Long, left, and Yasmin Scrivner use aquascopes to look for potential invasive species on the lake bottom along the shore of Turtle Lake. The scope allow the user a sharp view of the bottom without the distortions caused by waves. Bob King / Forum News Service
They’re Minnesota’s lake detectives: Volunteers trying to tame invasive species
June 17, 2018 - 8:42am