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ND legislators hear cutting court budget 'would absolutely have a hit'
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Federal regulators meet with industry, tribe to discuss flaring challenge
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Commentary: Sen. Heitkamp pretends at the accessibility North Dakotans demand
Commentary: Heitkamp chief of staff, without irony, says the senator’s key to success is to 'get out and talk to people'
McFeely: Moorhead needs to think big to fill Herberger's hole
Commentary: If Democrats want more say over North Dakota’s budget they should try winning some elections
Minot remembers officers slain 100 years ago
'OMG...It's a Robot' is going to worlds
Mother of murdered Breckenridge 3-year-old speaks out
The 'Lost 74': Fargo vet who survived shipwreck wants victims honored as Vietnam War casualties
Massachusetts natives bring Patriots' Day to Fargo-Moorhead with colonial garb, tea and a party
Thibodeau 'proud' of Timberwolves' progress
Sabathia liked what he heard from Twins
NFL Draft: Vikings' GM Rick Spielman open, as always, to trading for additional picks
Forum prep sports podcast talks Force and high school spring sports
Anxiety leads Sheyenne's Trottier to life without basketball
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Local beverage specialists offer ideas on what to pair with seasonal candy
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
3 festive holiday drinks straight from a Fargo mixologist
Newlyweds find cozy comfort in smallest house in Grand Forks
home & garden
red river valley fair
Sam Cook: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
Wolves remain incidental species in North Dakota
Scanning the 10-day forecast — and hoping
Wild turkeys keep pushing limits of northward expansion
Upper Red Lake walleye regulations announced
Shirley Ann Johnson
Harold M. Akason
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
Fargo Parks to host fishing derby, clinic
Bring your fishing rod and try to land a big one at the Lil' Fisherman Derby & Clinic, hosted by the Fargo Park District, from 5-7:30 p.m. Monday, June 7 at Dike East. The clinic will be first from 5-6 p.m. and the derby will follow from 6-7:30 p.m. Participate in the Clinic and...
June 2, 2010 - 12:00am
May 19, 2010
Open Season: If it seems to good to be true, it is - especially on fishing opener
As my grandfather, Vern Drechsel, skillfully played his first walleye of Minnesota's fishing opener into the awaiting landing net, it donned...
May 19, 2010 - 12:00am
May 5, 2010
Buggy's Outdoor Adventures: Chapter 1
Author's note: The plan for "Buggy's Outdoor Adventures" is as an ongoing story, with each column acting as a separate chapter. Though the frequency of the column may vary, it is expected to run with some consistency throughout the year. The basic premise of "Buggy" is of a young,...
May 5, 2010 - 12:00am
Scheels to host Fish Fest
Scheels is hosting their annual Fish Fest from Thursday-Saturday, at their 1551 45th Street South location in Fargo. The event will run from noon-8 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, and 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday. The event is free and open to the public. Visitors can explore what's...
May 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 28, 2010
High Banks Resort to offer discount to veterans
In appreciation of veterans who have proudly served their country, High Banks Resort on Minnesota's Lake Winnibigoshish is extending a special offer this summer. The north-central Minnesota resort is offering 50 percent reduced rates on their cabins for two weeks in August. Dates...
April 28, 2010 - 9:39am
April 21, 2010
Open Season: You never leave North Dakota empty-handed
Alaska has its fjords, Montana has the Rocky Mountains, and Minnesota has 10,000 lakes; but to experience pure, unabridged feelings of complete...
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am
April 7, 2010
Open Season: Time spent outdoors is a blessing - even on Easter Sunday
Adorned in their Easter finest, families cruised down the road en route to small-town churches for Sunday service. In similar fashion, I had...
April 7, 2010 - 12:00am
March 24, 2010
Fiscal fishing: Pouring sinkers both easy, economical
Besides dealing with the occasional flood, living in the Red River Valley has its perks. For starters, the fertile waters of the north-bound...
March 24, 2010 - 12:00am