Early antlerless-only deer season is Oct. 21-24

Hunters can participate in an early antlerless-only deer season from Thursday, Oct. 21, through Sunday, Oct. 24. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has expanded the early antlerless deer season to include more deer permit areas in central and southeastern Minnesota. The season increases opportunities for hunters in areas where deer populations are above population…

Statewide youth deer season returns Oct. 21-24

Minnesota’s youth deer season will continue statewide for its third year, starting Thursday, Oct. 21, through Sunday, Oct. 24. The season coincides with statewide teacher workshops, so many Minnesota students don’t have school during the youth season. To participate, youth must be 10-17 years old and have a deer license. Participant numbers are not limited…

Best season to golf in Minnesota

Hazeltine National Golf Club, located in Chaska, and host to the U.S. Open, PGA Championship, U.S. Senior Open, U.S. Women’s Open, U.S. Amateur, and Ryder Cup offers this advice about golfing in the fall: There is nothing that beats playing golf during the fall in Minnesota. The course conditions are the best you’ll see all…

Pheasant hunting opens this weekend

The Minnesota pheasant hunting season opens at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 16. Hunters should check regulations before they head out into the field. Hunters ages 16-64 must purchase a small game license and pheasant stamp to hunt pheasants in Minnesota, and all pheasant hunters must wear at least one visible article of clothing above the…

Great reviews for fall golf

Fall golfers are giving very positive online reviews to Kimball Golf Club • GolfAdvisor.com – 9/19 I recommend this course. Pace of Play: Excellent Course Layout: Excellent Course Conditions: Excellent Staff Friendliness: Excellent Value for the Money: Excellent • GolfAdvisor.com – 9/12 Course is always in great condition. Pace of Play: Excellent Course Layout: Excellent…

Fall turkey hunting opens soon

The Minnesota fall turkey hunting season offers hunters a challenge and another way to experience the outdoors in October. Fall turkey season is open from Saturday, Oct. 2, through Sunday, Oct. 31. Hunters are allowed to take one turkey of either sex during the fall season. Fall turkey hunters may use a crossbow, firearm, or…

Team Krippner wins Ladies Club Championship

In a closely contested match, Team Krippner edged out Team Risch for the 2021 Kimball Golf Club Ladies Championship. The Team Krippner ladies (Carol Krippner, Lila Kalla, Tara LaVoy) won by a single hole (one up) over Team Risch (Gene Risch, Dale Risch, Wanda Risch). Third place was won by Team Lindquist (Abby Lindquist, Dawn…

Hunters can begin planning with the 2021 deer hunting season details

Regulations books available online now, licenses on sale starting Aug. 1 With the release of the online version of the 2021 Minnesota Hunting and Trapping Regulations handbook, hunters can read up on what’s new to prepare for this year’s deer hunting season. The handbook is now available on the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ deer…

10 Reasons kids should play golf

At Kimball Golf Club, more families and youth than ever are discovering why golf is the game of a lifetime. At KGC kids (17 and under) play for $1 per hole. The Professional Golf Association (PGA) reports 10 reasons kids should play golf: • Develop life-long benefits – Benefits of golf include making life-long friends…

Mille Lacs catch and release walleye fishing resumes July 16

Walleye anglers on Mille Lacs Lake are reminded that a two-week walleye fishing closure remains in place through Thursday, July 15. Catch-and-release walleye fishing will resume on Friday, July 16. During the walleye closure, angling is allowed for all other species. Once resuming on July 16, catch-and-release walleye fishing will continue through Wednesday, Sept. 15.…