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Get Your Goose, Part Two [AUDIO]

Jerry Carlson has more information you need to know to make your goose hunt even more successful on opening day.
If you're going out, you need to hear what he has to say!

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Minnesota State Parks Have Openings Ready for Last-Minute Labor Day Campers

For all those last-minute Labor Day camping trip planners out there, good news. The Department of Natural Resources says there are plenty of state park campsites open around the state.

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Photo by Jim Gerchy.
Photo by Jim Gerchy.
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Ruffed Grouse Hunting

I am always impressed when I see reports that talk about the number of grouse harvested each fall in Minnesota. Although I have been known to chase old ruff from time to time, they are not always on my radar screen. However, for many hunters, grouse rank at the top of the list as a game bird.

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One Good Reason To Attend The Sportsman’s Expo [AUDIO]

Minnesota native Graham Greseth is a 3rd generation goose and duck hunter, and he'll be at the Sportsman's Expo this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Find out where to go in Minnesota, and what you need to know to be outfitted to bag your limit of waterfowl this fall!

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Turkey Hunters! Go To The Sportsman’s Expo [AUDIO]

Dick Alford shares his unique insights for successful turkey calling, what to do when the birds show up, and the best way to prepare a delicious wild turkey feast! This kind of opportunity doesn't happen every day, so give a listen.

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Abby Faulkner
Abby Faulkner
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Outdoors Tip of the Week with Jerry Carlson: Using Wacky Worms [VIDEO]

On this episode of "Outdoors Tip of the Week," Outdoors Editor Jerry Carlson demonstrates the effectiveness of "wacky worm rigging."

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Dayton Shoots For Tradition With Pheasant Opener

Gov. Mark Dayton is hoping to start a new tradition with an inaugural governor's pheasant opener to be held in October. Dayton's office said Thursday that he will become the first Minnesota governor to participate in an official pheasant hunting opener on Oct. 14 and 15 in the southwestern city of Montevideo.

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andres musta, Flickr
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Spicer Group Tries to Stop Spread of Zebra Mussels

A group of lakeshore owners in west-central Minnesota are researching a new approach to fighting the spread of invasive zebra mussels across the state.

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When hunting wary waterfowl, paying attention to the little things can make a big difference.
When hunting wary waterfowl, paying attention to the little things can make a big difference.
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Hunting Sophisticated Geese

Hunting geese towards the end of the season gets more difficult. However, there are a few tactics we use that have provided success.

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Once hunters understanding some of the basic habits of the mourning dove, they are not that difficult to hunt.
Once hunters understanding some of the basic habits of the mourning dove, they are not that difficult to hunt.
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Simple Tactics for More Doves

Mourning dove hunting is fairly new to Minnesota. It is not pursued by many hunters. I find it is an excellent way to sharpen the shooting eye in preparation for other wing shooting seasons.

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