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Press Pass, Sunday, August 28
Trump vows crackdown on immigrants who overstay visas if elected
Abused and exploited, child migrants in Italy dream of better life
Red River Valley storms produce tornadoes, 3-inch hail
Second case of babies switched in Canadian hospital shakes community
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Scoreboard of August 28, 2016
Oak Grove tops Heart River football
Dickinson State volleyball drops to 0-4
Midgets swimming qualifies 3 for state at first meet
Schnepf: As clear as the new video boards, one thing is certain: Bison just find a way to win
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
good bad and ugly
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
George F. Anton
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
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