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Rick Mercil of Grand Forks mans a drift boat during a recent steelhead fishing trip to the Pacific Northwest. Special to Forum News Service
Fishing trip delivers steelhead serenity
7 hours 37 min ago
April 28, 2017
Troy Olynick, from Saskatchewan, tosses his hook in the Missouri River at the confluence during the paddlefish opener Thursday, May 1, 2017. Williston Herald file photo.
ND paddlefish season opens Monday, free cleaning service available
April 28, 2017 - 12:36pm
April 26, 2017
 A bonus bird was encountered last week by the author in southeast Arizona's Ramsey Canyon. Flame-colored tanagers are not quite as rare as tufted flycatchers, but are uncommon nonetheless and even more visually appealing.By Keith Corliss
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
April 26, 2017 - 10:18am
April 23, 2017
Brad Dokken
Brad Dokken column: Catfish League set to roll
April 23, 2017 - 2:43pm
April 16, 2017
Kevin Bovee of the Lake Superior Steelhead Association describes how a stream improvement on the upper Knife River has narrowed the river's channel. Bob King / Forum News Service
Shoring up a stream: Angling group spearheads project to benefit Knife River steelhead
April 16, 2017 - 4:29pm
April 12, 2017
 A lily  in September. Special to the Pioneer.
April is the time for Easter lilies
April 12, 2017 - 5:57am
April 9, 2017
A male sage grouse gets its first look at its new home Monday after being trapped in Wyoming, flown to North Dakota and released in a State Game and Fish Department project to try to save the bird from completely disappearing from some of its native ground.  Submitted photo by North Dakota Game and Fish Department
ND makes desperate attempt to keep sage grouse in state
April 9, 2017 - 10:33pm
Plateaus and tops of buttes provide expansive views of the buttes and river valley floor in the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park. The North Unit has a higher elevation than the South Unit and more barren buttes offer striking landscape views. (Photo/ Mark Hoffman, National Park Service)
Similar distances, different experiences
April 9, 2017 - 11:45am
Astro Bob: Spring nights sweeter with the space station
April 9, 2017 - 10:18am
Always in Season: Too many snow geese fill the sky
April 9, 2017 - 9:46am
Fishing guide Luke Kavajecz holds a Seeforellen brown trout on April 1. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Fishing guide prefers simpler, more direct tactics for Superior's big browns
April 9, 2017 - 8:45am
April 8, 2017
Tamahay Park for Girls is a summer camp located on Island Lake near Akeley, Minn. The camp was founded in 1969 by four educations: Lois Haskin, Shirley Malcolm, Jane Besler and Donella Palmer. Submitted Photo.
Girls camp near Akeley celebrates its history
April 8, 2017 - 9:00pm
Jeremy Skoglund fishes panfish off the Bar Harbor docks in Lake Shore on Thursday, April 6, 2017. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
Al Lindner, DNR make the case for fee increases
April 8, 2017 - 3:36pm
April 4, 2017
At its lowest point in the mid-1900s, the bald eagle breeding population was estimated at fewer than 500 nesting pairs in the lower 48 states.   North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo
Doug Leier: The amazing bald eagle recovery success story
April 4, 2017 - 4:14pm
April 2, 2017
Always in Season: Meadowlarks signal spring
April 2, 2017 - 7:45pm