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New website provides information, insight on Michigan’s invasive species

New website provides information, insight on Michigan’s invasive species Residents struggling with invasive species or seeking help on how to identify plants, insects and animals considered invasive are invited to explore the state’s new Michigan Invasive Species website – www.michigan.gov/invasives – for answers and assistance. The site is a collaborative effort among the state’s three “Quality of Life” agencies: the Michigan…

2016 Outdoor News Deer & Turkey Show Showcases MN Bucks

Don’t Miss the 2016 Outdoor News Deer and Turkey Show! Plymouth, Minn. — Outdoor News Inc., publisher of fishing and hunting outdoor newspapers in seven Great Lakes states, will host the Outdoor News Deer and Turkey Show in St. Paul this month. See the best showcase of Minnesota bucks under one roof Friday through Sunday, Feb. 26 to 28, at…

January 2016 Outdoor Youth of the Month Aspires to Career as Conservation Officer

(Plymouth, Minn.) — As a freshman at Hopkins North Junior High, 14-year-old Tyler Fromm of New Hope, Minn., already has a resume filled with outdoor-related accomplishments that support his hopes to pursue a career as a conservation officer. The January 29 issue of Minnesota Outdoor News highlighted Fromm’s goals for the future through his recognition as the January Outdoor Youth…

MN DNR seeking applications for Aquatic Invasive Species Advisory Committee

DNR NEWS – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                 Nov. 23, 2015 Media contacts: Ann Pierce, Ecological and Water Resources section manager, 651-259-5119, ann.pierce@state.mn.us, or Heidi Wolf, DNR invasive species unit supervisor, St. Paul, 651-259-5152, heidi.wolf@state.mn.us. DNR seeking applications for Aquatic Invasive Species Advisory Committee The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking applications from people interested in serving on the statewide Aquatic…

November 2015 Outdoor Youth of Month Cites Family Heritage in Outdoor Pursuits

 November 2015 Outdoor Youth of Month Cites Family Heritage in Outdoor Pursuits   (Plymouth, Minn.) — As the recipient of the November 2015 Outdoor Youth of the Month award presented by Outdoor News and Clam Outdoors, 15-year-old Colten Sigurdson of Sartell, Minn., quickly pointed to his experience growing up in a family with a strong outdoor background as a key…

Ohio Department of Natural Resources staff changes a discussion topic on this week’s Buckeye Sportsman Radio

Ohio Department of Natural Resources staff changes a discussion topic on this week’s Buckeye Sportsman Radio   Plymouth, Minn. —On the Nov. 21 broadcast of Buckeye Sportsman Radio, the newly appointed chief of Ohio’s Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife (ODNR), Ray Petering, will be visiting with radio host Dan Armitage and Ohio Outdoor News Editor Mike Moore. Petering…

28th Annual Outdoor News Best Buck Contest Underway

28th Annual Outdoor News Best Buck Contest Open For Entries Plymouth, Minn. — When you take those photos of your buck this fall, remember to submit them to the 2015 Best Buck Contest appearing in the Outdoor News publications. The annual photo contest is now open to hunting enthusiasts in each of the seven Great Lakes states where outdoorsmen and…

Outdoor News Features Venison Cooking Tips by Hank Shaw

September 16, 2015  Outdoor News Features Venison Cooking Tips by Hank Shaw Photos by Holly Heyser For hunters who value the connection between their white-tailed deer harvest and preparing a quality venison dinner, Outdoor News Inc. has partnered with award-winning chef Hank Shaw to bring readers a feature on the proper cooking techniques for venison. Check out Shaw’s contribution for “Demystifying the…

2016 Outdoor News Deer & Turkey Show Announced

Publisher Pleased to Announce Launch of the 2016 Outdoor News Deer and Turkey Show Plymouth, Minn. — Outdoor News Inc., publisher of locally written fishing and hunting outdoor newspapers in seven Great Lake states, has proudly announced that it will host the inaugural Outdoor News Deer and Turkey Show in February 2016. See the best showcase of Minnesota bucks under…

Visit Outdoor News near the DNR Exhibit at the 2015 Minnesota State Fair

  Outdoor News, Inc., publisher of locally written fishing and hunting outdoor newspapers in seven Great Lake states, invites attendees of the 2015 Minnesota State Fair to visit the Outdoor News booth while they attend the new Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Forestry Division State Fair exhibit near the corner of Judson Avenue and Nelson Street on the Minnesota…

Clam Outdoors™ Partners With Outdoor News, Inc. To Honor Outstanding Youth and Youth Organizations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 24, 2015 Clam Outdoors™ Partners With Outdoor News, Inc. To Honor Outstanding Youth and Youth Organizations (Plymouth, Minn.) — Outdoor News, Inc., publisher of locally written fishing and hunting outdoor newspapers in seven Great Lake states, together with Clam Outdoors, announces a program to recognize youth who are excelling in outdoor recreational sports. The effort will…

Levi Morgan forms Organization of Professional Archery (OPA) – Announces OPA Summit Invitational for May 20-21, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact Jeff Bast Bast • Durbin Advertising jbast@bastdurbin.com 800-975-3474 Levi Morgan forms Organization of Professional Archery (OPA) – Announces OPA Summit Invitational for May 20-21, 2016 Uniontown, PA – In the world of sports, golf has the Masters, hockey has the Stanley Cup, baseball has the World Series, football has the Superbowl – and now, the sport of archery…

Major Publisher Joins Clean Drain Dry Initiative™ to Educate and Protect the Outdoors

Contact: Pat Conzemius PConzemius@WildlifeForever.org     Major Publisher Joins Clean Drain Dry Initiative™ to Educate and Protect the Outdoors.                                                                Brooklyn Center, MN – Outdoor News, Inc. the upper Midwest leading outdoor publication recently joined the fight against invasive species by partnering with Wildlife Forever’s Clean Drain Dry Initiative to help stop the spread. Committing to print, online and editorial…

Outdoor News and Kinetic Performance Dog Food Announce Winner of 2015 Huntin' Buddy Photo Contest

    August 5, 2015 Outdoor News, Inc. and Kinetic Performance Dog Food Announce Winner of 2015 Huntin’ Buddy Photo Contest (Plymouth, MN) — Outdoor News Inc., publisher of locally written fishing and hunting outdoor newspapers in seven Great Lake States, together with Kinetic Performance Dog Food, has announced the winner of the 2015 Outdoor News Huntin’ Buddy Photo Contest….

2015 Minnesota State High School League's 2015 Trapshooting State Tournament

June 17, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2015 Minnesota State High School League's 2015 Trapshooting State Tournament is Saturday, June 20th, 2015 Buffalo returns to defend team championship; Lundeen of Dassel-Cokato seeks second individual title             On Saturday, June 20, at the Minneapolis Gun Club in Prior Lake, several hundred of the best Minnesota high school trap shooters will be taking…

Outdoor News Publications’ 44th Annual Rapala Photo Contest Underway

June 18, 2015 Outdoor News Publications’ 44th Annual Rapala Photo Contest Underway (Plymouth, MN) — Outdoor News, Inc., publisher of locally written fishing and hunting outdoor newspapers in seven Great Lake States, together with Rapala, the world's largest manufacturer of fishing lures and other fishing related products, invites anglers to share their photos for the 44th annual fishing photo contest….

New York State Outdoor Writers Announce Writing, Photo Awards

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 – The Outdoor Wire New York State Outdoor Writers Announce Writing, Photo Awards Clayton, Thousand Islands, N.Y.—The New York State Outdoor Writers Association presented the winners of its annual writing and photography recognition program with carved duck decoy first-place awards and second- and third-place cash awards at the annual banquet of the organization sponsored by the…

Minnesota Outdoor News Inducted into Fishing Hall of Fame

March 30, 2015 Outdoor News, Inc., Inducted into Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame             (Plymouth, Minn.) — Outdoor News, Inc., publisher of locally written fishing and hunting outdoor newspapers in seven Great Lake states, officially entered the Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame on Saturday, March 28, during an event held in conjunction with the 2015 Northwest Sport show in Minneapolis….