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Heated Twitter comments follow ND legislative forum
'It didn't look right,' says teen who helped save toddler at Fargo hotel pool
First bill in years will benefit North Country Trail that runs from NY to ND
Minnesota Legislature: Tax cuts almost a cinch, but who gets them?
Man kills his mother, then himself after shooting at officers during high-speed chase in Minnesota
FM News reopens in south Fargo with new owners
Fargo's Grazies Italian restaurant to reopen with new owner
Passenger boardings continue to fall at most ND airports
New store coming to former Moorhead Kmart building
West Fargo Applebee's goes out of business
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Port: Hey Shailene Woodley, come back to North Dakota and clean up your mess
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
Wes And Harryette Bartron
Nursery News (2-15-17)
Nursery News (2-8-17)
Nursery News (1-18-17)
Nursery News (1-11-17)
Senior luncheon, baked potato feed coming up
New Orleans hometown guy leads West All-Stars to win with record 52 points
Gophers win fifth straight, beat Michigan for first time since 2011
Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
Wild's farm club turns it around
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Red River Singles sets schedule
Lighting up the night
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Personal journeys now shared on website
Flight lines: Staying connected with birds and those who watch them
Flight Lines: Difficult conditions don't stop local bird count; local birders take part in hemisphere-wide census
Cook: Some days just require a fire
MN announces plans to close hatchery used to raise trout, salmon
Marcella Mae Heiden
Beverly Fern Lien
Frank L. Nickel
February 19, 2017
Cook: 'Boat Show' a mirror of life in the North
I'm standing next to a replica of a massive Alberta non-typical whitetail deer, and people are coming by to visit. They have come to opening...
14 hours 4 min ago
Kamloops rainbows and coho salmon provide early-morning action near the French River
FRENCH RIVER, Minn. — Against the pink wash of the pre-dawn sky, an angler stood motionless near the mouth of the French River on Monday....
16 hours 11 min ago
January 23, 2017
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
FARGO — A bill to create a lifetime fishing license in North Dakota was introduced with the idea of providing convenience to anglers. If the...
January 23, 2017 - 3:50pm
January 15, 2017
Lower walleye limits, license fees among changes being considered in MN
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — A statewide fisheries advisory group again has brought up the idea of reducing Minnesota's statewide walleye limit...
January 15, 2017 - 2:58pm
Passing along a pastime: Veteran darkhouse spearers welcoming youth and new families
COHASSET, Minn. — Mike Best of Deer River calls it the fish that got him "addicted" to spearing northern pike. And he didn't even spear it...
January 15, 2017 - 10:09am
Dokken: The outdoors from A to Z
A column idea popped into my head the other day that inspired me to see if I could come up with an alphabetical list of outdoorsy items, issues...
January 15, 2017 - 9:38am
January 8, 2017
Dokken: Seeing 'green' on New Year's Day, fishing trip to Lake Winnipeg lives up to reports
ON LAKE WINNIPEG, Man.—We'd stopped to scan the horizon and consider our options for setting up to fish when the snowmobile I was driving...
January 8, 2017 - 10:55am
January 1, 2017
MN, ND address outdoors bills as legislative sessions begin
GRAND FORKS — A bill to establish a trespass law in North Dakota stands to be among the more prominent pieces of outdoors legislation...
January 1, 2017 - 3:54pm
Dokken: Outdoors goals fall short in 2016
Last year at this time, I wrote a column outlining a series of outdoors goals I hoped to achieve in 2016. I'm not a big fan of New Year's resolutions, which in my opinion are doomed to failure 9 times out of 10, but the goals I set out to achieve in 2016 involved having a good time...
January 1, 2017 - 1:38pm
2016: The outdoors in review
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota's first confirmed wolverine since the mid-1800s made news in 2016, and elk research projects were underway on...
January 1, 2017 - 11:43am
December 31, 2016
Demand for fresh-caught herring on North Shore remains strong
KNIFE RIVER, Minn. — When tourists flock to Minnesota's North Shore each summer and fall, they want to hike, throw rocks in Lake Superior...
December 31, 2016 - 4:26pm
December 25, 2016
For 6-year-old boy, trip to Lake of the Woods more than ice fishing excursion
BAUDETTE, Minn.—The thought of ice fishing on a morning when the air temperature is 26 below zero might seem like insanity to the uninitiated,...
December 25, 2016 - 2:55pm
Dokken: Minnesota has new 'pout king
Brent Getzler admits he was hoping for a big walleye Monday when he felt the weight of a heavy fish at the end of the line north of Pine Island...
December 25, 2016 - 11:44am
December 18, 2016
New venture on Lake Winnipeg: Heated permanent ice shacks now for rent
Anyone who's ever fished Lake Winnipeg through the ice knows how challenging and intimidating it can be for the do-it-yourself angler, especially...
December 18, 2016 - 7:10am
December 15, 2016
'It's a witch hunt': Federal agents raid Minn. bait shop, seize thousands of baitfish
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service agents raided the Great Outdoors Bait Shop in Ely on Dec. 1, seizing more than 6,000 ciscoes along with the shop's...
December 15, 2016 - 1:19pm