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Fargo school official to lead national athletic administrators group
Bird count set for Wednesday in Icelandic State Park
Cohasset man dies in vehicle accident in drainage ditch near Hector
Flooded hemp market could weigh on ND production
ND oil production up 7 percent; record natural gas production stresses infrastructure
Proposed refinery near western North Dakota national park spurs debate over economic, conservation concerns
Doctor who was disciplined now plans new Moorhead clinic
How we pay for care evolving balance between public and private payments
What to get your favorite Philadelphia Eagles fan for Christmas
ND farmer debarred from temporary ag worker program
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Commentary: Heitkamp sends email to constituents retracting misleading tax reform talking point
Why do farmers have barns? Obvious (or not)
Commentary: Senator Heidi Heitkamp continues to use bogus, retracted talking point about tax reform
Bonds, Boundaries, and Budgets --EMDASH-- Challenges of a Growing District
Commentary: Heitkamp should apologize for tax reform tweet
Memorial service for homeless to be held Thursday
Early success reported in Fargo radio announcer's kidney transplant
More kids in F-M apartments: Some families content renting, others dream of homeownership
Fargo Theatre hosting free holiday concerts
Popular Fargo bar manager, near death, makes turnaround
UND to face another big, physical national basketball power
Frisco treat: Bison overpower Sam Houston State to advance to FCS championship game
Packers boys basketball pulls out physical win over Grand Forks Red River
The 'other' Wentz: Often in the shadows of cousin Carson, Connor fulfills a valuable role for the Bison football team
Bison defense goes from facing one extreme to the other in FCS semifinals
New lease on life: Implant restores control for patients suffering from incontinence
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Feel the heat: Besides being relaxing, taking a sauna offers health benefits
home & garden
red river valley fair
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Another winter woodpecker shows itself
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Norma Sylvia (Wisted) Sather
Luella M. Emmil
Floyd "Mike" Nesemeier
December 30, 2009
When it comes to '09 highlights, record catfish steals the spotlight
Looking back on 2009, you have to sift through a lot of outdoors stories to find the best one. For example, the big-game baiting debate grabbed...
December 30, 2009 - 12:00am
October 15, 2009
Reproduction survey shows excellent numbers of young fish
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department's annual fall survey shows exceptional numbers statewide of young-of-the-year walleye, perch and northern pike, according to Scott Gangl, fisheries management section leader. "The end result is a combination of our stocking efforts and excellent...
October 15, 2009 - 12:00am
September 10, 2009
Aquatic Nuisance Species spreading causing problems
It's been a rough summer; I could be complaining about the weather, but that matter is trivial in comparison to the recent reports showing that aquatic invaders, commonly grouped under the term Aquatic Nuisance Species (ANS), continue to forge ahead into new territories. Month by...
September 10, 2009 - 12:00am
September 3, 2009
Bacteria causes young-of-the-year white bass kill in Lake Oahe
A fish kill in Lake Oahe that is mostly affecting young-of-the-year white bass has slowly moved into North Dakota. Paul Bailey, south central district fisheries supervisor for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department, said 99 percent of the fish kill is of white bass, but yellow...
September 3, 2009 - 12:00am
Memories of college class still relevant
The passing years tend to dull memories somewhat. This is no less true with our schooling as well. I probably couldn't pass a statistics test...
September 3, 2009 - 12:00am
August 13, 2009
Steckel (Wilton) boat ramp closed temporarily
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department and Burleigh County Park Board are closing Steckel (Wilton) boat ramp along the Missouri River beginning Aug. 10 for major reconstruction. Plans include replacing the existing, deteriorated ramp with a poured 20 foot wide concrete ramp....
August 13, 2009 - 12:00am
July 23, 2009
Game and Fish monitors waters for ANS
North Dakota Game and Fish Department fisheries personnel will continue to monitor waters throughout the state this summer for aquatic nuisance species. Lynn Schlueter, ANS coordinator, said efforts will focus on waters with a history of high use. "Much of our time will be centered...
July 23, 2009 - 10:16am
July 16, 2009
Rock the docks with thrill of bass fishing
A great summer pastime for many people is the attendance of open air concerts, from a battle of the bands contest at the county fair, to the...
July 16, 2009 - 12:00am
August 28, 2008
The challenge of nighttime Muskie fishing
There's nothing more primal in our human psyche than fear - or at least a healthy level of cautious respect - for that which we cannot see when the light of day has faded. The haunting cry of a loon at sunset is quickly replaced by the hoot of an owl, filling the late summer night...
August 28, 2008 - 12:00am
July 3, 2008
Muskie fishing proved to be unsuccesful venture
Just five casts into Saturday morning, I figured the weekend would have one of two outcomes: either bigger muskies would certainly follow the one in my hand, or I just pre-spent my next 995 casts on the 20-incher with the treble of my homemade pink-and-brass bucktail in its mouth....
July 3, 2008 - 12:00am
June 26, 2008
Exotic livestock not all that rare
I was living in Spokane, Wash., back in 1986, and doing quite a little fishing. One particular day, our small group had driven down to the Grande Ronde River in the southeast corner of the state to pursue steelhead trout. Just upstream from where the Grande Ronde joins the Snake River,...
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am
June 12, 2008
Anglers reminded of packaging and gifting fish
North Dakota anglers are reminded there is a proper way to package and gift or give away fish. Robert Timian, chief of enforcement for the state Game and Fish Department, said even though most regulations are the same as in past years, a reminder is warranted because some are new,...
June 12, 2008 - 12:00am
May 22, 2008
Hunting and fishing expo to be held at Sandhills Archery Park
The Outdoor Classic Hunting and Fishing Expo will be held at Sandhills Archery Park in West Fargo on Friday and Saturday, June 6-7. The two day event will include seminars on hunting, fishing, archery, black powder, kayaking, camping, and dog training, and feature exhibits and demonstrations...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am
Simonson shares his tools of the trade
Catch and release works. Whether it's preserving a viable fishery in a forty-acre bass lake or letting a trophy-caliber muskie swim back into the cabbage after an exciting battle, the mantra of C&R resounds stronger than ever through sport fishing circles. For those looking to preserve...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am
May 8, 2008
Make your own muskie lures
With the rising cost of everything these days, many anglers look to save a few bucks where they can. Whether it is tying their own flies or catching their own bait, outdoorsmen, being the resourceful breed that they are, always find a way to keep enjoying their obsessions. For...
May 8, 2008 - 12:00am