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WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Mixed bag for ice fishing, Poor trail conditions

January 7, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald

CO Robert Gorecki (Baudette) said anglers continue to report good fishing on Upper Red Lake, but slow fishing on Lake of the Woods. Continue Reading

WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Ice fishing, Hunting season investigations etc.

December 10, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

CO Jeremy Woinarowicz (Thief River Falls) investigated calls of a dead moose south of Newfolden, nine Canada Geese dumped in a ditch and a deer baiting case. Continue Reading

WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Marten and fisher trapping, Early ice fishing, Muzzleloader season etc.

December 3, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

CO Brice Vollbrecht (Bemidji) Vollbrecht responded to a TIP complaint of an individual that shot a deer at 3 a.m. with the aid of a light while the deer was feeding from a corn pile. The 9-point buck was found in the garage with kernels of corn stuck on its lips. Charges are pending. Continue Reading

WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Muzzleloader deer, Carcass dumping complaints etc.

November 26, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

CO Angie Warren (Thief River Falls) investigated a complaint of dumping deer carcasses. The public is reminded to dispose of unused portions of deer or other animals’ remains in proper locations. Continue Reading

WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Deer hunting, Wolf hunting, Early ice activity

November 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

CO Keith Backer (Blackduck) reported a number of people asked about ice and fishing on Upper Red Lake and the answer given was NO, the ice is not safe!
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WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Deer hunting, Deer hunting and Deer hunting

November 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

CO Dan Malinowski (Fosston)reports that a young hunter accidentally tripped into a bear den and had to dispatch the angry bear. Continue Reading

WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: WMA checks, Skunk issues etc.

October 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

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WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Youth deer season, Fall fishing, Wolf season questions etc.

October 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

CO Jeremy Woinarowicz (Thief River Falls) concluded an investigation on the unlawful taking of Canada geese, investigated a deer baiting call, and spoke to the Stephen Lions Club on gray wolves and new hunting regulations. Continue Reading

WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Fire response, Hunting and fishing enforcement tetc.

October 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

CO Dan Malinowski (Fosston)watched a group take limits of geese in less than an hour. When the crew was checked he learned that they were two separate groups that had scouted the area, received permission, then met while setting up and agreed to tag team their efforts. True sportsmanship in northern Minnesota. Continue Reading

Dry weather sparks fire safety warnings

October 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is asking people to make sure their outdoor equipment is in good working condition to reduce the risk of fire. Continue Reading