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April 18, 2018
CRP cap to rise in House version of 2018 federal Farm Bill
23 hours 19 min ago
Alexandria's Dave Anderson and Aubree Morken, 5, pour some fresh sap through a filter and into a pan to boil over a wood-burning stove on April 11, 2018. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
From sap to syrup
April 18, 2018 - 5:47am
April 11, 2018
Public comment meeting on deer plan coming to Glenwood
April 11, 2018 - 2:05pm
April 10, 2018
Five-year-old Layla Wilson of Hancock inspects a couple of frogs at the Youth Outdoor Activity Day in Alexandria on Aug. 27, 2017. Last year's youth day drew 2,180 kids and is one of the ways local groups are trying hard to get more youth involved in the outdoors. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Morken: What survey numbers tell us about the future of conservation
April 10, 2018 - 6:02pm
A whitetail doe stands at attention while looking for some green grass early in the spring of 2016 near Alexandria. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
DNR sets annual harvest goal of 200,000 in new deer plan
April 10, 2018 - 9:59am
April 6, 2018
Eric Morken (left) stands beside Viking Sportsmen board member Dean Krebs (center) and Viking Sportsmen President Gene Sullivan (right) after being awarded the first Friend of Viking Sportsmen Award. (Contributed)
Morken, Bosek honored at Viking Sportsmen's banquet
April 6, 2018 - 11:08am
April 4, 2018
Mike Frisch holds up a nice walleye he caught last spring on Big Stone Lake, a water on the Minnesota and South Dakota border that opens up for walleyes on April 21 of this year. (Submitted photo)
Frisch: Head to the border for an early opener
April 4, 2018 - 6:41am
April 3, 2018
Tom Landwehr
DNR commissioner Landwehr talks muskies, deer plan
April 3, 2018 - 5:00pm
March 30, 2018
Alexandria's Scott Walker with a 51.25-inch muskie that helped him and Nick Tvrdik win a Pro Musky Tournament Trail event on Cass Lake Aug. 25 and 26, 2017. (Submitted photo)
Senate muskie bill gutted after Monday hearing
March 30, 2018 - 11:40am
March 27, 2018
Tower's Matt Snyder (left) holds up a 51-inch muskie he caught on Lake Miltona on Oct. 22, 2016 that won him and fishing partner, Chris Riebe, the Professional Musky Tournament Trail's Ranger Boats World Championship on the Douglas County Lake. (Submitted photo)
Local reaction as muskies return to the legislative forefront
March 27, 2018 - 6:51pm
March 21, 2018
Eric Morken
Morken: How six hours scouting boosted my confidence for next fall
March 21, 2018 - 5:47am
Mike Frisch and youngster Lincoln Hoaglund are all smiles after Hoaglund caught a big smallmouth bass on a trip out on the water last fall. (Submitted photo)
Mike Frisch: Much more than the fish
March 21, 2018 - 5:47am
March 14, 2018
Senior Ethan Scribner (front) takes aim with a long line of students during the Alexandria archery invitational on March 3rd. The Cardinals took second place out of five high school teams in the event. (Emily Myrin / Echo Press)
Archery program keeps seeing growth
March 14, 2018 - 10:47am
Zone map for the new Minnesota pike regulations that will go into place on this year's fishing opener. (Minnesota DNR)
New pike regulations coming for opener
March 14, 2018 - 10:46am
Duane Peterson holds up a big largemouth bass caught on a top-water Strike King Sexy Frog on a trip with Mike Frisch to northern Minnesota last August. (Submitted photo)
Mike Frisch: Plan those 2018 bass outings
March 14, 2018 - 10:45am