department of natural resources

Proposal to pay hunters who kill deer with CWD

You could be paid $1,000 per deer you kill in the future, if that deer is infected with Chronic Wasting Disease. At least that's the hope of a new organization called Payment for Positives. Chronic Wasting Disease, also known as…

Anglers oppose bill to pump water from river

A bill that's cleared a Minnesota Senate committee would allow water to be pumped from the Poplar River to make snow at Lutsen Mountains ski resort.