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Trump's Duluth visit sparks mixed reactions
Advantages, issues at play in ND's cottage foods law
Baesler chosen for national women's leadership program
Lisbon teen badly hurt in dirt bike crash with pickup
ND legislative candidate charged with publication of false information
Sun Mart in Fergus Falls closing
Dakota Specialty Milling completes $15 million expansion with new Fargo facility
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Commentary: Deep pocketed interests routinely buy their way onto North Dakota's ballot
Commentary: The goal of gender parity in elected office is as dumb as it is insulting
Commentary: ND non-citizen voting measure receives $100,000 from an out-of-state mystery group
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‘I am the first’: Full gender reassignment surgery believed to be the first in North Dakota
Miss America Cara Mund speaks to ND Girl Scouts about her time in the group
Remembering Jacob Quam: The story behind Coffee 33
Crowned Miss North Dakota, NDSU student can't wait to visit schools
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What is VAR and other questions answered about the World Cup
Forum prep podcast talks posteason for spring sports
Swanson reinstated after classroom incident
Packers boys golf takes third at state as Teske, Sheyenne's Ackerland tie for second
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Local beverage specialists offer ideas on what to pair with seasonal candy
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
3 festive holiday drinks straight from a Fargo mixologist
Newlyweds find cozy comfort in smallest house in Grand Forks
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Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
SD river study puts monetary reward tags on catfish
Bison charges, gores 59-year-old woman at Yellowstone National Park
Lake Sakakawea's rise exceeding expectations
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February 18, 2018
SD governor hopefuls battle for birds: Noem, Jackley share five-point plans to boost SD’s pheasant population
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — It's a Republican rooster battle. South Dakota gubernatorial candidates Marty Jackley and Kristi Noem revealed over...
February 18, 2018 - 5:47pm
February 3, 2018
How the region's farmers and researchers are working to save bees
Bees are vital to agriculture, but bee populations have faced serious problems in recent years. Both pesticides and pests are being blamed for...
February 3, 2018 - 8:30am
October 1, 2017
Pheasant numbers are down in North Dakota; neighboring states face same scenario
GRAND FORKS — Pheasant hunters in North Dakota can expect to cover more ground this fall. Hammered by a severe winter that affected survival...
October 1, 2017 - 6:13am
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 4, 2017
Winter's impact on wildlife concerns ND Game and Fish officials
BISMARCK — The new year is just getting started, but North Dakota wildlife officials already are concerned about the potential impact of...
January 4, 2017 - 7:49am
January 1, 2017
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
October 30, 2016
Finding pheasants in northern Minnesota no tall task
HINCKLEY, Minn. — We were roughly 60 seconds into this early-season pheasant hunt when Jaxon locked up in a statuesque point. Jared Wiklund's...
October 30, 2016 - 6:01am
October 8, 2016
Pheasant hunters are flocking to the birds
MOTT, N.D.—Pheasant numbers may be down across the state, but that hasn't deterred hunters from making the trip to the small towns of Mott...
October 8, 2016 - 12:21pm
October 2, 2016
Pheasants Forever highlights fall hunting prospects in MN, MT, SD
North Dakota's neighbors again this year will offer good pheasant hunting opportunities, as well. At least in places.
October 2, 2016 - 6:40am
Fewer pheasants in forecast for North Dakota's upcoming season.
BISMARCK — North Dakota pheasant hunters can expect to work harder to shoot their limits this fall, but success likely will vary depending...
October 2, 2016 - 6:38am
December 28, 2011
The good, the badlands, and the ugly dogs
Remy's tail wagged fervently as he worked the ground ahead. A strong breeze from the west pushed scent perfectly in his direction, and the 19-month-old...
December 28, 2011 - 12:00am
December 14, 2011
Open Season: A lot to be thankful for in North Dakota outdoors
The morning chill was every bit the 17 degrees promised by my digital truck thermometer, if not less. Almost immediately upon removing the Remington...
December 14, 2011 - 12:00am
June 29, 2011
N.D. G&F Notebook: Pheasant crowing counts complete; numbers down across the board
North Dakota's spring pheasant crowing count survey revealed a 14 percent decrease statewide compared to last year, according to Stan Kohn, upland game management supervisor for the state Game and Fish Department. The only area of the state showing an increase was the southwest,...
June 29, 2011 - 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
October 22, 2009
What's all the fuss about pheasants?
I have a confession: I'm not the biggest fan of pheasants. There, I said it. All you North Dakotans out there please don't hate me. If you would be so kind as to not slash my tires after reading this column, I would appreciate it. In all honesty, pheasants and the subsequent pursuit...
October 22, 2009 - 7:35am