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Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
Flight Lines: Bug hunter declining in numbers
Richard A. Burckhard
Michael L. King
Kip J. Johnson
Dennis D. Keblar
Ralph M. Peterson
December 15, 2010
Open Season: Dark Continent, bright memories
Hunters dream about it. Theodore Roosevelt loved it so much that he wrote a book on it. Today, outdoors television shows can bring you there...
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am
December 1, 2010
Open Season: Random ramblings as weather turns wintry
Like so many outdoor-loving folks in the northland, I'm met with a dilemma once winter hits: How best do I spend my time? I consider early...
December 1, 2010 - 12:00am
November 17, 2010
Shooting sports offer limitless possibilities
Most sports are inherently biased: usually, individuals in the peak of physical fitness will go much further than those of us with a bit less...
November 17, 2010 - 12:00am
November 3, 2010
Remy Tales: Dog knows best
Emerging from the dense woods, I spotted the last known location of the downed Ruffed grouse. The bird was gone - vanished. I closed my eyes,...
November 3, 2010 - 12:00am
October 20, 2010
Open Season: Cleanliness is next to gun-liness
When my wife works weeknights at Sanford, I have a routine: watch hunting shows, clean my guns (if needed) and play with the pooch. Last Tuesday...
October 20, 2010 - 12:00am
October 6, 2010
Open Season: Waterfowl opener slow, but still worth remembering
"You know what we should do next year?" my uncle, Paul Drechsel, asked before biting off another hunk of deep-fried duck. "Bring a bottle of...
October 6, 2010 - 12:00am
September 8, 2010
Open Season: Multiple mallards, mosquitoes, misses part of August goose hunt
For some reason, my head was foggy. It could have been over-caffeination from a gut-rotting combination of coffee and energy drink, or from...
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
August 11, 2010
Open Season: Early goose season offers hunting opportunity - but bring sunscreen
It's getting to be that time of year again. Time to dust off the scattergun and get ready for waterfowl hunting. If you're not prepared for...
August 11, 2010 - 12:00am
July 28, 2010
Open Season: This new dog owner learning right along with pup
The first time we saw the puppy, my wife, Erin, and I knew he was ours. It was late June, and we were at Top Shelf Kennels in Horace, N.D....
July 28, 2010 - 12:00am
July 14, 2010
Open Season: Tough cooking goose or duck? With jerky, you're in luck
I still remember the first time I brought home a mess of ducks after a weekend trip to North Dakota. Beaming with pride, I plopped the Ziplocked...
July 14, 2010 - 12:00am
June 30, 2010
North Dakota native a true 'trail' blazer
Growing up in southeast North Dakota not 30 minutes from the Sheyenne National Grasslands, Scott Kudelka had ample opportunity to enjoy the outdoors...
June 30, 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
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