Grouse Hunting

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This week Timberjay editor Marshall Helmberger told us about finding an old iron ore mine on an island on Lake Vermilon, catching a record musky on Vermilion, and the ruffed grouse season. 

This week Timberjay publisher Marshall Helmberger tells us about the former mayor of Tower, MN Josh Carlson plead guilty to engaging in official misconduct when he removed Timberjay publisher Marshall Helmberger from his position as president of the Tower Economic Development Authority in January 2018.  But, in that court testimony he falsely accused Helmberger of not apprising the city government of grants for

Each week we talk with Marshall Helmberger from The Timberjay about the news in NE Minnesota.  Today we heard about a new bridge over the Vermilion River connecting ATV/Snowmobile trails, how Keith Ellison, MN's Attorney General responded to Frontier Communications and we meet a sauna fanatic Glenn Auerbach.  Marshall also tells us how the bear hunting season has gone and reminds us to head to the woods tomorrow - grouse se

Meadow Kouffeld was back with us this week talking about why the grouse hunt was so low.  Some think West Nile Virus may have a role in it.  Meadow is a regional biologist with the Ruffed Grouse Society and the American Woodcock Society. 

Meadow Kouffeld is the MN & Western Upper Peninsula Regional Biologist for the Ruffed Grouse Society and the American Woodcock Society.  She stopped by today to talk about the national grouse hunt in Grand Rapids and state drumming survey inconsistencies. 

She also had a practical, pointed reminder to deer hunters for this weekend's opening hunting weekend.  WEAR A HARNESS!