Price tag is growing on DNR's legal conflict with bear researcher

  • by: DENNIS ANDERSON , Star Tribune
  • Updated: March 9, 2014 - 12:06 AM

Late Thursday afternoon, when Chief Administrative Judge Tammy Pust concluded a nearly two-week-long hearing in St. Paul by reiterating that her court’s job was to resolve differences between opposing parties, she wasn’t just whistling Dixie. Not about the “opposing parties” part. Especially not in the matter just ending: an expensive slugfest featuring, in one corner, the Department of Natural Resources and all the legal firepower it could muster from the attorney general’s office, while perched in the other corner, with his own battery of solicitors, was Lynn Rogers, bear researcher and, it should be said, longtime thorn in the DNR’s side.

Click here to send us your hunting or fishing photos – and to see what others are showing off from around the region.

ADVERTISEMENT

Miami - D. Phelps 6:05 PM
Washington - J. Zimmermann
NY Yankees - C. Whitley 6:07 PM
Toronto - R. Dickey
Philadelphia - A. Harang 6:10 PM
Atlanta - A. Wood
Tampa Bay - J. Odorizzi 6:10 PM
Boston - C. Buchholz
Los Angeles - C. Kershaw 6:20 PM
Milwaukee - K. Lohse
Chicago Cubs - T. Wood 7:10 PM
St. Louis - C. Martinez
Oakland - J. Hahn 7:10 PM
Minnesota - P. Hughes
Texas - R. Detwiler 7:10 PM
Houston - D. Keuchel
Arizona - J. Collmenter 7:40 PM
Colorado - T. Matzek
Seattle - F. Hernandez 9:05 PM
LA Angels - M. Shoemaker
San Diego - T. Ross 9:15 PM
San Francisco - M. Bumgarner
Chicago 6:00 PM
Cleveland
LA Clippers 8:30 PM
Houston
NY Rangers 6:30 PM
Washington
Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

question of the day

Poll: Should the lake where the albino muskie was caught remain a mystery?

Weekly Question

ADVERTISEMENT