DNR To Discuss Limited Hunting, Trapping Season For Wolves

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said this afternoon that it will discuss plans for a limited hunting and trapping season on gray wolves this fall at noon Friday in St. Paul during the DNR’s annual roundtable on fish, wildlife and ecology issues. Scheduled to be on hand to discuss wolf season plans are DNR…
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Big Changes On Tap For Cats Incredible Catfish Tournament

There’ve been rumblings about this for several weeks now, but the official word came out today when the Chamber of Grand Forks and East Grand Forks announced the Cats Incredible Catfish Tournament will be a Minnesota-only event in 2012. That means the stretch of river north of the Riverside Dam won’t be within tournament boundaries…
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Seeking Green On New Year’s Day

Any time you can start a year with a fishing trip, the year’s off to a pretty good start in my book. Such was the case Sunday — New Year’s Day — when Brad Durick of Grand Forks and I joined Jim Stinson, a longtime Canadian friend, for a few hours on the Red River…
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Outdoors Now Has Home Page Link

For those of you outdoors readers who haven’t noticed, navigating to the outdoor content on the Herald’s website just got a whole lot easier. Accessing the outdoors now is as simple as going to GrandForksHerald.com and going to the Outdoors menu tab, located just to the right of the UNDSportsZone link. Clicking the Outdoors link…
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Enough Already! I Want Snow

Is it just me, or is the lack of snow on the landscape unsettling? I just returned from a trip to the Twin Cities for Christmas, and everywhere I looked, brown dominated the horizon. In my half-century on this planet, I can’t remember a completely brown Christmas. Or, perhaps, I’ve blocked it out of my…
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