Minnesota State Indoor Archery Tournament Set For April 7-8 In Thief River Falls

More than 800 shooters are confirmed, and nearly 1,000 competitors are expected for the Minnesota State Archery Association’s State Indoor Tournament, set for April 7-8 at the Ralph Engelstad Arena, 525 Brooks Ave. N., Thief River Falls. “We should be real close to that 1,000 mark,” said Dana Klos, a member of the Thief River…
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DNR To Host Listening Session Tonight In Newfolden On Border To Border Touring Route

This is short notice, but if you’re interested in learning more about a Border to Border Touring Route, the Minnesota Department of  Natural Resources is hosting a listening session from 6 to 8 p.m. today — Thursday, March 15 — at the Newfolden City Office, 145 E. First St., in Newfolden, Minn. The meeting originally…
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Happy 115th Birthday To The National Wildlife Refuge System

Today marks the 115th birthday of the National Wildlife Refuge System. According to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, President Theodore Roosevelt established the first national wildlife refuge on Florida’s Pelican Island in an effort to protect wild birds from bounty hunters. Several national wildlife refuges can be found within a couple hours’ drive of…
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Applications For North Dakota’s Elk, Moose And Bighorn Sheep Seasons Now Are Available Online

Here’s a sign of spring big game hunting enthusiasts in North Dakota will welcome. It’s lottery time for the “Big Three” — elk, moose and bighorn sheep seasons. In a news release, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department said applications for the three seasons now are available, and hunters can apply online by going…
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New Zone-Based Pike Regs On Minnesota Inland Waters Will Be In Effect This Spring

If you fish northern pike on most inland waters of northwest and north-central Minnesota, you’ll have a larger bag limit but a protected slot to remember when fishing season opens May 12. The new fishing regulations have three distinct zones — with different bag and slot limits for each zone — to address the different…
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