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January 4, 2017
Winters with deep snow and sustained periods of cold can be fatal to pheasants, such as these North Dakota birds that froze to death in January 2008. The impact of this winter's severe start on pheasants and other wildlife remains to be seen, officials say. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Winter's impact on wildlife concerns ND Game and Fish officials
January 4, 2017 - 7:49am
January 1, 2017
Adam Murkowski was named last January as the new big game program leader for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. (Photo/ Minnesota DNR)
2016: The outdoors in review
January 1, 2017 - 11:43am
October 30, 2016
Jared Wiklund, who grew up in Duluth and now works for Pheasants Forever in St. Paul, follows his English pointer, Jaxon, through grassy cover on a state Wildlife Management Area near Hinckley, Minn., on Oct. 20, 2016. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Finding pheasants in northern Minnesota no tall task
October 30, 2016 - 6:01am
October 8, 2016
Craig Thompson, of St. Francisville, La., middle, talks and laughs with his group of hunters from Louisiana have dinner at Pheasants Café and Lounge in Mott on Friday night before the North Dakota pheasant hunting opener on Saturday morning. ​(Kalsey Stults / The Dickinson Press)
Pheasant hunters are flocking to the birds
October 8, 2016 - 12:21pm
October 2, 2016
Pheasants Forever highlights fall hunting prospects in MN, MT, SD
October 2, 2016 - 6:40am
North Dakota pheasant hunters will find pockets of good hunting opportunities this fall -- especially in areas that escaped the summer's barrage of hail and heavy rains. The state's pheasant season opens Saturday, Oct. 8. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Fewer pheasants in forecast for North Dakota's upcoming season.
October 2, 2016 - 6:38am
December 28, 2011
The author's dog overlooks a cliff as he watches hunters work a draw near Dickinson, N.D. for pheasants. Tyler Shoberg / West Fargo Pioneer
The good, the badlands, and the ugly dogs
December 28, 2011 - 12:00am
December 14, 2011
Andrew Thill poses with his dog, Asic, as the author's dog, Remy sits in front of a hard day's worth of pheasants and sharptails. While upland bird numbers took a  hit this year, opportunities abound in North Dakota for individuals willing to look. Tyler Shoberg / West Fargo Pioneer
Open Season: A lot to be thankful for in North Dakota outdoors
December 14, 2011 - 12:00am
June 29, 2011
N.D. G&F Notebook: Pheasant crowing counts complete; numbers down across the board
June 29, 2011 - 12:00am
December 1, 2010
Winter is the perfect time to target panfish like these bluegills. Tyler Shoberg/The Pioneer
Open Season: Random ramblings as weather turns wintry
December 1, 2010 - 12:00am
October 22, 2009
What's all the fuss about pheasants?
October 22, 2009 - 7:35am
Double down for pheasants during opener in Minnesota
October 22, 2009 - 12:00am