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'Groundbreaking' MN research into mysterious northern hawk owl

"We don't know anything about them," Frank Nicoletti said of the secretive raptor species.

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Extremely rare albino deer spotted in Minnesota

Lora Elfmann snapped the photo of the ghostly deer among a pack of white-tails in a field between the towns Isle and Wahkon.

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Don't clean up yard waste quite yet, Minneapolis tells residents

It's to protect important pollinators that overwinter in leaf piles and broken stems.

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As bird flu spreads, wildlife rehabber stops admitting some species

The Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Minnesota announced the temporary policy change over the weekend.

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Deer found dead near Iron Range tests positive for CWD

It's the first positive CWD case in the permit area, with the DNR looking to take action.


Aggressive moose was suffering from brainworm, necropsy finds

The sick moose had been seen walking with a head tilt and unsteady gait.