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North Dakota's spring duck brood index was up 37 percent from last year, and the fall flight is expected to be up 12 percent, the Game and Fish Department reported. Duck season opens Saturday, Sept. 22, in Minnesota and in North Dakota for resident hunters. Nonresident hunters can hunt waterfowl in North Dakota beginning Saturday, Sept. 29. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Waterfowl preview: Duck numbers look good despite dry conditions
September 16, 2018 - 6:15am
September 11, 2018
All's well that ends well, and the bear makes a beeline for freedom Friday, Sept. 7, after being freed from a 10-gallon metal cream can northwest of Roseau, Minn. Minnesota DNR via Dawn Knutson
Story of bear rescued from a metal cream can with Jaws of Life has happy ending
September 11, 2018 - 11:12am
September 7, 2018
New hunting opportunities open in ND, Minn.
September 7, 2018 - 8:27pm
September 6, 2018
North Dakota's summer roadside pheasant counts were down 61 percent statewide from last year, the Game and Fish Department said. North Dakota's pheasant season opens Saturday, Oct. 7. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
North Dakota pheasant numbers similar to last year; Huns up slightly and sharptails decline
September 6, 2018 - 5:11pm
September 2, 2018
Commentary: August ends with catfish songs and a prized 'Hen'
September 2, 2018 - 11:38am
August 27, 2018
 The South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Department is reporting a 47 percent increase from last year in its annual pheasant brood survey, which was released on Monday. Forum News Service file photo
South Dakota's pheasant count jumps 47 percent from 2017
August 27, 2018 - 4:47pm
August 26, 2018
Brad Dokken
Commentary: Wishing for rain as fall approaches
August 26, 2018 - 1:10pm
August 21, 2018
The number of mallards and most other ducks across North America are down this year from 2017 but remain above long-term averages. Forum News Service file photo
North American duck numbers down, but above average
August 21, 2018 - 6:01pm
August 19, 2018
Brad Dokken
Column: Walleye bust rumor turns out to be overstated
August 19, 2018 - 3:20pm
A bald eagle looks down on kayakers paddling through the Missouri backwaters on June 12.  Steve Gardiner / Forum News Service
Backwaters kayaking provides a day of scenic beauty
August 19, 2018 - 8:57am
August 18, 2018
Kevin Smith stand with his American water spaniel and two judges before a hunt test at AWSC Nationals.
Tyler Schank / Forum News Service
Water Spaniels compete at national field trials
August 18, 2018 - 10:24am
August 10, 2018
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Hunters killed a mother bear and two 'shrieking' newborn cubs in their den, Alaskan troopers say
August 10, 2018 - 11:41am
August 6, 2018
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department’s annual spring breeding duck survey conducted in May 2018 showed an index of 3.4 million birds, down 5 percent from last year. Numbers recovered in the summer, with a July survey showing the index up 37 percent from 2017. Courtesy photo / N.D. Game and Fish Department
North Dakota's duck production up from last year, mid-July survey shows
August 6, 2018 - 2:43pm
North Dakota pronghorn, remaining deer tag applications due Aug. 8
August 6, 2018 - 10:51am
Raymond Reinke
The man who taunted a bison in Yellowstone park had visited 3 national parks that week. He had incidents in all of them.
August 6, 2018 - 8:23am
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