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Burger King, Tim Hortons owner nears deal to buy Popeyes
5 questions for ... Rachel Gray, 4th generation family farmer and rancher, Blackduck, Minn.
Blue Dasher Farm embraces 'regenerative' research
Pedestrian killed by oil train identified as Detroit Lakes woman
South Dakota considers buffer strip bill
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
Port: Young legislators learn that in politics the people are never wrong (even when they’re wrong)
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
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
With Summit League transfer and budget cuts, UND could face stiff financial penalties
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
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...
February 19, 2017 - 1:35pm
February 7, 2017
57-year-old ND man killed in apparent hunting accident
EDGELEY, N.D. -- An apparent hunting accident has claimed the life of a 57-year-old man in LaMoure County. Sheriff Bob Fernandes says the man...
February 7, 2017 - 8:49pm
February 3, 2017
University, state team up for 'paramount' S.D. pheasant study
VIRGIL, S.D. — Sprih Harsh moved nearly 8,000 miles from her home in India to study South Dakota's pheasants. So when she first met with...
February 3, 2017 - 4:59pm
January 22, 2017
From bucks to Bullwinkle, animals are hungry this winter
BEULAH, N.D. — Joe Schutt of rural Beulah lives near the heavily deer-populated Knife River and says the fence around his hay yard protects...
January 22, 2017 - 5:32pm
January 15, 2017
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 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
Japan's female hunters take aim at wild boar, stereotypes
FUKUI, Japan—Chiaki Kodama blows her deer whistle and soon a male deer wanders into sight. She slowly takes aim and squeezes the trigger....
December 31, 2016 - 2:00pm
December 29, 2016
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
PLANO, S.D. — A recent string of warm weather has provided hunters with one last chance to hit the field before pheasant season ends. South...
December 29, 2016 - 5:22pm
December 18, 2016
COOK: Late-season pheasant hunt offers challenge, surprises
MADISON, Minn. — We stepped out of the old red farmhouse on the prairie into 8 inches of powder snow. This was good. Maybe the pheasants...
December 18, 2016 - 6:11am
December 17, 2016
Parents, grandparents talk about the special bond that comes from sharing the hunting tradition
DRAYTON, N.D. — Randy Schuster was in the deer stand with his 5-year-old grandson, Rylan Nord, early one afternoon during North Dakota's...
December 17, 2016 - 5:40pm
December 11, 2016
A gift guide for those who spend their days outdoors
Christmas is only two weeks away, and while that might trigger panic in some people, never fear if you're looking to buy a gift or two for the...
December 11, 2016 - 4:18pm
December 9, 2016
Officials still seeking missing duck hunter in S.D.
ARLINGTON, S.D. — Fifty-mile-per-hour winds and sideways snow pierced first responders while they searched for bodies along the freezing...
December 9, 2016 - 3:00pm
December 7, 2016
Minnesota hunter’s death being investigated as homicide
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. — Authorities in central Minnesota reported Wednesday that the death of a hunter last month is now being treated as a homicide,...
December 7, 2016 - 2:21pm