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OUTDOORS NOTES: This year for the first time, youth age 17 and younger can hunt the entire Minnesota spring turkey season or until they harvest a turkey and they can choose any location open to turkey hunting, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. Youth age 13-17 need to obtain a license for a fee [...]

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Minnesota hunters harvested 164,550 deer during the 2013 firearms season, according to preliminary numbers announced by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Excluding the late season in southeastern Minnesota, hunters harvested 144,000 deer, a 6 percent drop from the 153,000 harvested in 2012. Preliminary numbers for the late season in southeastern Minnesota show hunters harvested [...]

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Deer hunting licenses are now available for purchase. Hunters who want an either-sex deer or special hunt permit for the coming season must apply by Thursday, Sept. 6, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Hunters should carefully review the list of lottery areas, because many of these permit areas have not been [...]

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Annual Pheasants Forever Banquet Aug. 17 supports local habitat projects: The good habitat work the Isanti County Pheasants Forever performs will be supported when the chapter hosts its annual membership banquet Friday, Aug. 17 at the Cambridge American Legion. Social hour starts at 5 p.m., the dinner is at 6 p.m., with raffles and silent auction [...]

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Minnesota youth have until Friday, Aug. 17, to apply for 14 deer hunts in October, according to Mike Kurre, mentoring program coordinator for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. “Spend some one-on-one time and share your outdoor passion in some of Minnesota’s finest deer hunting venues where you can target deer and a memorable experience [...]

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Waterfowl hunters in southern Minnesota will have additional late season hunting opportunities under a new three-zone, 60-day season announced July 31 by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Last year, the DNR split the state into two hunting zones with different season dates as part of an effort to provide additional hunting opportunity as birds [...]

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