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Admitted Downwind killer testifies Friday in Rossbach trial
Hunting license change means less local business
Dayton calls for fast insurance fix
ND weather forecast calls for warm weather into December
Medical examiner says bones found along pipeline route not human
Shopping safe haven: Curvy Divas opens in WF
Willow Tree Counseling providing mental health care
New tea store opens in West Fargo
Glacial Peak offering freezing-temperature therapy
Samsung halts Galaxy Note 7 smartphone production
Port: This is what Standing Rock Chairman David Archambault did to get himself arrested
Port: Candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the ND PSC
Port: What was the point, President Kennedy?
Cartoon by Trgyve Olson
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Bois Forte, Grand Portage bands authorized to take 10 Minnesota moose this fall
Gophers hit rewind on film to prepare to play
Jake Long could make debut vs. Philadelphia
Wild assistant Scott Stevens settling into new role
For Vikings’ Eric Kendricks, it’s a Battle of Brotherly Love
Late summer early fall notes
'Walking Dead' star among paranormal convention-goers in Mahnomen
Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Zen and the art of hawk watching: Identifying migrating raptors always a challenge
Flight Lines: Beautiful volume worth a spot on shelf
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
Arlene Esther Bratland
Joanne Marie Thoemke
Becky M. Fjestad
Erland "Squirrel" Wateland
Kenneth "Kenny" Allen Graveline
May 30, 2012
Open Season: Wind, waves, walleyes sure signs of spring
The wind whipped Ottertail Lake into a wave-riddled froth resembling an army of white-helmeted soldiers marching to war. Then the trolling...
May 30, 2012 - 12:00am
May 16, 2012
Open Season: Follow the catfish food chain
Fishing is as simple or complicated as a person makes it. In its most basic form, willing a creature to ingest a dangling bait can mean nothing...
May 16, 2012 - 8:26am
March 28, 2012
N.D. Game & Fish notebook: Report shows 2011 deer season success was lowest in recent history
As expected, North Dakota deer hunters took fewer deer last fall than in previous years, according to harvest statistics recently finalized by...
March 28, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
Open Season: Good fish come to those who work
A slab of sapphire ice a foot-and-a-half thick and the size of a dinner table jutted forth from Red Lake like the monolith from 2001: A Space...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
December 14, 2011
Poor deer, pheasant numbers 'first taste of things to come'
The message from the North Dakota Game and Fish Department to hunters is clear: do not expect a quick turnaround from this year's low deer and...
December 14, 2011 - 12:00am
Open Season: A lot to be thankful for in North Dakota outdoors
The morning chill was every bit the 17 degrees promised by my digital truck thermometer, if not less. Almost immediately upon removing the Remington...
December 14, 2011 - 12:00am
August 10, 2011
Open Season: Mystery menace more than mildly malicious
Apparently they're delicious. Boiling them in a big pot with some choice seasonings and spices can be darn near heavenly. Or so I've been told. I...
August 10, 2011 - 12:00am
July 27, 2011
Open Season: Bona fide bass bonanza
After we'd caught a dozen bass or so, the morning undoubtedly was a success. By the 24th, the day was a bit beyond successful. But when...
July 27, 2011 - 12:00am
June 29, 2011
Open Season: Summer is finally here; right time to hit the lakes
"I don't even remember what a bite feels like," I grumbled, as we trolled along one of Ottertail Lake's numerous drop-offs. "This is ridiculous." "Oh,...
June 29, 2011 - 12:00am
N.D. G&F Notebook: Pheasant crowing counts complete; numbers down across the board
North Dakota's spring pheasant crowing count survey revealed a 14 percent decrease statewide compared to last year, according to Stan Kohn, upland game management supervisor for the state Game and Fish Department. The only area of the state showing an increase was the southwest,...
June 29, 2011 - 12:00am
May 18, 2011
N.D. G&F notebook: Deer firearm season set with fewest licenses available since 2001
North Dakota's 2011 deer season is set with 109,950 licenses available to hunters this fall, 6,825 fewer than last year and the lowest since 2001. Randy Kreil, wildlife chief for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department, said a continued reduction in deer numbers was evident in...
May 18, 2011 - 12:00am
January 26, 2011
Open Season: I really should be ice fishing
I really should be ice fishing. Seriously, there is no excuse for my complete lack of motivation this winter. Time to man up, grab the portable...
January 26, 2011 - 12:00am
January 12, 2011
Open Season: Dilly of a pickle - pike, that is
Snot rockets, slough sharks, slimers. Whatever you call them, the reaction while fishing is the same: "Dangit, another northern." Granted,...
January 12, 2011 - 12:00am
September 8, 2010
Bennett's porky pike
When Helga Bennett was fishing three weeks ago on South Dakota's Lake Ohies, she was going for "anything you could catch." She hardly could...
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
June 2, 2010
Opening doors to the outdoors: Rogne honored for part in implementing habitat stamp
Some people claim to be pretty passionate for the outdoors. Maybe they live for walleye fishing on Devils Lake, or can't seem to get enough...
June 2, 2010 - 12:00am