MNSJ RADIO:  On This Week’s Radio Show…GOOSE FEST!

MNSJ RADIO: On This Week’s Radio Show…GOOSE FEST!

THIS WEEK ON MNSJ RADIO:   9/20/14  We are primed for Goose Fest!  It takes place during the waterfowl opener in Middle River/Thief River Falls.  Cory Loeffler from the DRC Call company joins us to talk about Goose Fest, his predictions for the opener, sandhill cranes and more.  Nate Sjolin from Capable Partners talks about … Continue reading

Islands in Pigeon Lake in Meeker County closed due to bird virus

Islands in Pigeon Lake in Meeker County closed due to bird virus

From the DNR Islands in Pigeon Lake in Meeker County have been closed to public access following the discovery of virulent Newcastle Disease Virus (vNDV) in double-crested cormorants. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources made the decision when about 30 cormorants and several pelicans were recently found dead at nesting colonies on those islands. The … Continue reading

MNSJ RADIO: A NEW PODCAST IS UP!

MNSJ RADIO: A NEW PODCAST IS UP!

In case you missed last week’s radio show, here’s a second chance to listen!   THIS WEEK ON MNSJ RADIO:   9/13/14  We spent last weekend at the Watson Hunting Camp chasing doves with Ron Schara and his daughters Laura and Simone.  We had the chance to sit down and talk with Ron (and Raven) … Continue reading

WEEKLY GAME AND FISH VIOLATIONS

WEEKLY GAME AND FISH VIOLATIONS

District 1 – Baudette area CO Ben Huener (Roseau) checked anglers on Lake of the Woods, bear hunters in area WMAs and Beltrami State Forest, early goose hunters near Badger, Roseau, and Warroad, and grouse hunter in Beltrami Island Forest. DNR Forestry staff was assisted with unoccupied campers being left in the state forest. CO … Continue reading

What Youth Waterfowl Day Means To Me

What Youth Waterfowl Day Means To Me

by Bret Amundson Some question the merits of Youth Waterfowl Day (YWD). “You’ll blow the ducks out.” “You’re ruining the traditional opener.” Etc. Last year we hunted on Youth Waterfowl Day and had a great traditional opener.  So that theory goes right out the window. Of course if you live where there is one pond … Continue reading