The state sold 3,000 fewer waterfowl stamps this year compared to last. The Department of Natural Resources says they're not sure why -- especially this year -- when duck populations are up and the season opened a week earlier.
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DNR: Duck hunters drop to lowest number in over three decades
The Pioneer Press reports the high costs, hard work and overall loss of hunting in society are behind the drop. Only about 87,000 duck stamps were purchased last year -- that's the lowest number since the state started the duck stamp program in 1977.
Rare whooping cranes sighted in Rice, LeSueur counties
The Department of Natural Resources says there are fewer than 250 whooping cranes in North America. The DNR is also asking hunters to be especially watchful so they don't mistake a whooping crane for other waterfowl.
Hunters take aim at waterfowl; teen injured on Iron Range
The duck and goose hunting season is underway in Minnesota. Opening weekend seemed to be generally successful, apart from an accident on the Iron Range that left an Eveleth teenager injured. Last year 89,000 hunters took to the state's lakes and wetlands in search of waterfowl.
Fewer Minnesotans filing for bankruptcy as slow recovery continues
The Pioneer Press reports fewer Minnesotans are finding themselves in dire financial straits as the economy continues its slow recovery. Bankruptcy filings are down about 13 percent from a year ago.
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