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September 1, 2016
Eight hunting licenses issued for Badlands' bighorn sheep
A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity was presented to seven North Dakota hunters earlier this week. The North Dakota Game and Fish Department drew...
September 1, 2016 - 10:38pm
March 21, 2016
Bighorn sheep count up 8 percent in western N.D. Badlands
The bighorn sheep population in the western North Dakota Badlands grew by 8 percent, according to a survey recently completed by the North Dakota Game and Fish Department. Big game biologist Brett Wiedmann, who works out of the department’s Dickinson office, said the results are...
March 21, 2016 - 5:11pm
March 8, 2016
Game and Fish brings back bighorn sheep season
The western North Dakota Badlands will likely have a bighorn sheep hunting season again this fall, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department...
March 8, 2016 - 4:46pm
October 1, 2014
Bighorn die-off blame burns sheep producers: Game and Fish not sure if pneumonia came from local herd
Sheep producers say they feel they’ve been unfairly blamed for the worst pneumonia die-off of wild bighorn sheep in the North Dakota’s 50-year...
October 1, 2014 - 10:07pm
September 9, 2014
Radio signaling dead bighorns: Mortality slowing, but only time will tell how many die
Every day without a “beep beep beep” in his earphones is a very good day for big game biologist Brett Wiedmann. The beeps are a radio collar...
September 9, 2014 - 8:03pm
June 28, 2014
Wildlife crossing planned for Hwy. 85 expansion in Oil Patch
WILLISTON — A critter crossing large enough to accommodate moose will go under an expanded U.S. Highway 85 near Williston, helping wildlife...
June 28, 2014 - 11:06pm
April 30, 2014
Leier: Bighorn sheep hold their own through winter
In terms of sheer hunter interest and popularity, the question “How did the deer and pheasants make it through the winter?” is asked more...
April 30, 2014 - 10:10am
April 7, 2014
Bighorn sheep population stable in western N.D.
BISMARCK — Western North Dakota’s bighorn sheep population barely changed from their last count, according to North Dakota Game and Fish Department biologists. Game and Fish’s annual bighorn sheep survey revealed a minimum of 293 bighorn sheep, down only slightly from the...
April 7, 2014 - 10:22am
October 24, 2013
Bighorn sheep population stays steady
Most everyone who hunts in North Dakota, whether they actually hunt deer or not, knows the opening day for deer gun season is Friday, Nov.
October 24, 2013 - 12:20am
April 18, 2013
Survey reveals 300 bighorn sheep
It's a pretty consistent fact of life that the more we have, the less we appreciate it, and conversely, what we're lacking we may tend to hold...
April 18, 2013 - 12:04am
March 7, 2013
Big game starts 2013 application season
The deadline to submit an application for the 2013 North Dakota moose, elk and bighorn sheep license lottery is March 27. Even though the odds...
March 7, 2013 - 12:03am
February 28, 2013
Hunters success rate for elk was high in western ND
In the middle of February, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department released its information on hunter's success rates during the 2012 season. Though the success rates were about the average over the last three to four years, elk harvest numbers in western North Dakota were up substantially. "To...
February 28, 2013 - 12:04am
February 25, 2010
Officials: Entire bighorn herd may have pneumonia
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) -- Officials with the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks say pneumonia appears to have spread throughout the entire Rock Creek bighorn sheep herd, so culling efforts will stop. Department wildlife manager Mike Thompson says there's no clear way to...
February 25, 2010 - 9:50am
February 4, 2010
NDGF plans to transplant bighorn sheep
In an effort to avoid devastating disease and future car accidents, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department is gearing up to capture and transplant...
February 4, 2010 - 12:00am