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Hundreds from across ND to join Women's March near state Capitol
Cannon Ball residents ask pipeline protesters to leave
Minnesota House passes $300 million in health insurance premium relief for 120,000
Northern Minn. man charged in random fatal stabbing saying Jesus told him to do it
Widespread flu reported across ND causing at least one death
Downtown Fargo restaurant Kitchen Gremlin goes out of business
City of Fargo issues permit for rebuild of Bison Turf, owner hopes to open by March
Third clothing store to close soon at West Acres
Business closings are sign Fargo-Moorhead economy is returning to normal
Solberg earns skydive award
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
Legislature work is underway
As I consider cabinet picks, I want to hear from you
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
Wes And Harryette Bartron
Nursery News (1-18-17)
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Senior luncheon, baked potato feed coming up
Nursery News (1-4-17)
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Niederreiter powers Wild over Coyotes for Minnesota’s 18th win in 22 games
Gophers land state's top high school basketball prospect
Adrian Peterson runs down his options: Texans, Giants, Bucs
Wild recall D Reilly as Brodin goes down
Herb Brooks’ legend larger than ever thanks to new statue in downtown St. Paul
Gardening for seniors
Red River Singles sets schedule
Lighting up the night
Hanson: 15-month milestone marked by testing Dad with 'The Look'
Gold Discovered in West Fargo
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
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
Nocturnal bird a rich source of lore
Bruce W. Brownlee
Cleona May (Opgrand) Harman
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
December 4, 2016
Cook: Coaxing the Supermoon buck into range
Late in the day of the Supermoon, Nov. 14, David Christoffersen took a walk across an eastern Montana grassland with his rifle. He had been watching...
December 4, 2016 - 6:52pm
A holiday gift guide for those who love the outdoors
DULUTH — With this crazy warm weather lately, Santa isn't sure his reindeer will be up to the task. So, he has his faithful Labradeer retrievers...
December 4, 2016 - 1:48pm
Dokken: A rewarding walk in the woods
The sun was shining after a couple of gray, dreary days, and my checklist of chores didn't include any jobs that wouldn't keep. There was only...
December 4, 2016 - 10:51am
November 27, 2016
Dokken: Duck packs a load of data
Rob Vollrath has bagged his share of banded ducks and geese over the years, but nothing like the mallard he shot Oct. 28 in northern North Dakota....
November 27, 2016 - 11:32am