Contact Us
DNR

DNR

DNR Logo
[

DNR Proposes License Fee Increase

It would cost you more to go fishing and hunting in Minnesota under a proposal to hike license fees. The DNR is pitching the plan because they say the Game and Fish Fund is expected to have a deficit by 2014.

Read More|Comment

Moose
Getty Images
[

Moose Population Continues Decline In NE Minn.

The moose population in northeastern Minnesota continues to decline. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says based on an aerial survey conducted in January, wildlife researchers estimate there are 4,900 moose in northeastern Minnesota. That's down from last year's estimate of 5,500 moose.

Read More|Comment

DNR Logo
[

DNR Eyes Tax Proceeds To Buy New Park, Trail Lands

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will use an estimated $1.3 billion in sales tax proceeds over the next 25 years to buy land for new parks and trails, invest more in existing parks and trails, and to get more people to use parks and trails.

Read More|Comment

DNR
[

Visits To Minnesota State Parks Are On The Rise

Visits to Minnesota state parks are up, and the Department of Natural Resources is crediting efforts to connect more people to the outdoors. Estimated total visits, based on car counts, were 9.5 million in 2010, up from 8.3 million in 2008.

Read More|Comment

Deer in a Meadow
File Photo
[

DNR Sets Forum On Chronic Wasting Disease

The Department of Natural Resources will hold a public meeting to discuss chronic wasting disease in southeastern Minnesota. It's set for next Monday, Feb. 14, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Pine Island High School cafeteria.

Read More|Comment

Deer in a Meadow
File Photo
[

Minnesota Deer Hunters To Help Determine Extent of CWD

Deer hunters in southeastern Minnesota's will be used to help the Department of Natural Resources determine the extent of an outbreak of chronic-wasting disease.

Read More|Comment

Deer
Getty Images
[

Snowy Winter Leaves Wildlife Searching For Food

The snowy winter is taking its toll on Minnesota wildlife looking for food. The problem is especially troublesome in northern Minnesota where the snow is three feet deep or more.

Read More|Comment

DNR
[

Minnesota State Parks Offer Winter Getaways

Minnesota state parks are offering lots of chances for winter getaways. The Department of Natural Resources says many camper cabins are still available at several parks for the weekend of Feb. 12-13, as well as for Valentine's Day, Monday, Feb. 14. It says they're quiet places to escape the buzz of the city and constant call of TV and video games.

Read More|Comment

DNR Logo
[

3 Charged In Theft Of Minnesota DNR Animal Mounts

Three men are charged in the theft of 20 mounted animal heads, power tools, computers and other items from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

Read More|Comment

Category: State/Regional News Tags: ,
Deer in a Meadow
File Photo
[

Minnesota Deer Harvest Up 7 Percent In 2010

Minnesota's deer harvest rose 7 percent during the 2010 season, compared with the previous year. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says thanks to ideal hunting weather during opening weekend of the firearms season, hunters harvested a total of 207,000 deer during the 2010 season. That's the 13th largest harvest on record.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wjon.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on AM 1240 WJON quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on AM 1240 WJON quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!