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Minnesota couple's 'boxcar house' generates freight train of reader response
Scholars use Big Data to show Marlowe co-wrote three Shakespeare plays
Comedian Bill Murray awarded Kennedy Center's Mark Twain Prize
SD kidnapping, robbery suspect arrested in ND
Protesters move camp to Dakota Access property, claiming it as treaty land
Shopping safe haven: Curvy Divas opens in WF
Willow Tree Counseling providing mental health care
New tea store opens in West Fargo
Glacial Peak offering freezing-temperature therapy
Samsung halts Galaxy Note 7 smartphone production
Port: This is what Standing Rock Chairman David Archambault did to get himself arrested
Port: Candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the ND PSC
Port: What was the point, President Kennedy?
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Wild's Dumba never wants to face being scratched again
Timberwolves to keep four point guards on roster
Parise breaks 300-goal mark, but Wild loses to Islanders
Zimmer calls loss to Wentz, Eagles 'embarrassing'
From ND to the pros, Carson Wentz wins over fans
Late summer early fall notes
'Walking Dead' star among paranormal convention-goers in Mahnomen
Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Zen and the art of hawk watching: Identifying migrating raptors always a challenge
Flight Lines: Beautiful volume worth a spot on shelf
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
Arlene Esther Bratland
Joanne Marie Thoemke
Becky M. Fjestad
Erland "Squirrel" Wateland
Kenneth "Kenny" Allen Graveline
April 20, 2011
Open Season: There is no goose hunting like snow goose hunting
Face down in a muddy, soggy corn field, I contemplate our sanity for a lengthy amount of time. More than 100 yards ahead of us are tens of...
April 20, 2011 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
Spring light goose season: Game and Fish updates migration progress
Snow geese have yet to arrive in North Dakota, but the spring light goose migration has made its way into the southern portion of South Dakota....
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am
March 9, 2011
Shake off those winter woes: A spring smorgasbord awaits
For the first time in memory, I'm ready to hang up my ice fishing gear and transition to the soft water while there still remains plenty of ice...
March 9, 2011 - 12:00am
Open Season: A frosty jaunt
It was utterly silent, cold and black. But we loved it. My dog, Remy, and I were making our usual trek through Fargo's Trefoil Park. We intersect...
February 9, 2011 - 12:00am
December 29, 2010
Open Season: The Horace Dog Whisperer and a Christmas rooster hunt
A mile down the snow-covered gravel road, I contemplated my sanity. In the gray glow of a cloud-covered dawn, it was tough to tell where road...
December 29, 2010 - 12:00am
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 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 22, 2010
Pheasants Forever to host youth outdoors activities day
Two area Pheasants Forever chapters are joining forces to support their organization's "No Child Left Indoors" initiative. The Dakota East Central and Ransom County Chapters of Pheasants Forever are hosting a North Dakota Youth Outdoor Activity Day on Saturday, Sept.
September 22, 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
Local Pheasants Forever chapter to host banquet Sept. 9 at Legends in West Fargo
There is simple arithmetic involved when figuring out how to increase wild game populations: more habitat equals more wildlife. Though simple...
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
Midwest Waterfowl Fest to be held Aug. 13-14 at Scheels
The region's largest waterfowl festival is coming up just in time for North Dakota's early goose hunting season. The Midwest Waterfowl Fest...
August 11, 2010 - 12:00am