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  • Safety tips for Trick-or-Treaters

    Duluth, MN(NNCNow.com)-- It's a favorite time of year for those who like to dress up and eat sweets. Halloween is just around the corner, and the little princesses and pirates are getting ready to hit the block, but it can also be a worrisome night for parents.

  • Nature Matters: gray jays benefit from deer season

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Deer season is coming up within weeks and that will lure hundreds of thousands of hunters into the woods. That's not great news for the deer but fantastic news for a critter that doesn't even have to buy a deer license. In this week's Nature Matters, Dave Anderson talked to an expert to find out why a certain species of bird spends a lot of time with hunters.

  • Changes made to deer hunting licenses

    St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Deer hunters are reminded about changes in 2015 that affect when licenses purchased after a season is open are valid.

  • Minnesota DNR asks for hunter's help tracking bears

    Grand Rapids, MN (NNCNOW.com) - The Minnesota DNR is asking hunters to report the locations of occupied bear dens they encounter in and around the Chippewa National Forest, north of Grand Rapids.

  • DNR sets fishing cap at Mille Lacs Lake

    Mille Lacs, MN (NNCNOW.com) - As the temperature drops, ice anglers are gearing up for the season, but the Minnesota DNR is putting a cap on how many fish you can take home this year.

  • Emerald ash borer discovered on Park Point

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- The discovery is a result of a three-year study between the M-D-A and the city after discovering emerald ash borer in 2013 just across the border in Superior.

  • Emerald Ash Borer larvae discovered on Park Point, emergency state quarantine implemented

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Emerald Ash Borer, an invasive insect, has been discovered on Park Point, according to details released Friday by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture.

  • Rose Tipping event canceled

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Duluth leaders have decided to cancel the Rose Tipping in Duluth's Rose Garden on Saturday, October 24th.

  • Mountain Iron looking forward to Governor's deer opener

    Mountain Iron, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- With demand for taconite down, several Iron Range towns are hurting for business. Deer season gives them a boost every November and there's hope in Mountain Iron that this deer season will translate into more cash than usual. As Dave Anderson tells us, that's because the governor will open the season in their town.

  • MPCA completes 29 enforcement cases in third quarter of 2015

    St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) - The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency concluded 29 enforcement operations in 24 counties, throughout Minnesota, during the third quarter of 2015. Penalties from all 29 cases totaled $116,115.