DNR

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3,000 gallons of manure spills into Wisconsin creek, kills fish

The Wisconsin DNR is currently investigating the spill, which affected a creek in Vernon County.

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DNR reports: Loaded gun driving mishaps, bear in corn chopper and more

As a new hunting season begins, officers report hundreds of leftover casings, unsafe shots and loaded guns in cars

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115-pound cougar fatally struck by car in the Twin Cities

It happened in the area of I-494 and I-35W in Bloomington.

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Hunters can expect to find more pheasants in MN this season

The pheasant index exceeds the 10-year average in several parts of the state

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Dodge Center on alert after resident spots cougar from their property

People are being advised to keep an eye on kids and pets.

A black bear.

More 'bear-human conflicts' in MN due to natural food shortage

If you're camping, pack some bear spray just in case.

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Oddities from this week's DNR conservation officer reports

Bear tracking, "pet" deer and some extreme attempts to avoid citations

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Bear spotted roaming through Maple Grove over the weekend

Residents are encouraged to take down bird feeders.

Egg take

Minnesota DNR cancels fish egg take in 2020

The DNR would typically harvest eggs and use them to replenish fish stocks in Minnesota lakes.

Gooseberry Falls State Park

DNR says 'no' to campers at state parks, restricts access to day use only

The move is to "help ensure the health of all Minnesotans."

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7 counties added to deer-feeding ban to prevent CWD spread

It brings the total to 31 of the 87 counties in Minnesota.

A coyote.

Lakeville pet owners on alert after coyotes kill 2 local dogs

It's not the first time local pets have been attacked.

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Railway wants to drill wells in south metro, ship water to southwest U.S.

But they've basically been told 'no chance' by the state of Minnesota.

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Virus from midges has been causing deer deaths in Minnesota

Two deaths have been confirmed, and several more are suspected.

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DNR releases 2019 deer hunting regulations: Here's what's new

Efforts are being taken to minimize chronic wasting disease.