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June 1, 2015
Ahlin: Tenacious leadership in human trafficking battle
June 1, 2015 - 9:58pm
May 28, 2015
Don’t pull onto the ramp until your boat is ready to launch. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo)
Leier: Unloading, loading boats in the water
May 28, 2015 - 1:04am
May 21, 2015
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
The number of any-antlerless licenses is down 2,650 from last year.
Leier: Dealing with declining deer population
May 21, 2015 - 12:17am
May 18, 2015
A smile up-side-down
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
A smile up-side-down
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
May 7, 2015
Signs like these are going up at most North Dakota boat ramps this spring and summer, reminding boaters to inspect and clean their boats, and drain all the water before leaving a lake. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo)
Leier: Stopping spread of aquatic nuisance species
May 7, 2015 - 12:00am
April 30, 2015
The first North Dakota paddlefish season was established in 1976. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo)
Leier: History of paddlefishing in North Dakota
April 30, 2015 - 12:18am
April 22, 2015
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
North Dakota Game and Fish Department biologists will tell you the overall water levels remain good- and the number of fishable waters is in unchartered territory. But, the lack of runoff from a light snow pack and a dry fall led to less-than-desirable conditions for natural reproduction from northern pike.
Leier: Beginning fishing season early
April 22, 2015 - 11:24pm
April 16, 2015
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
By the mid-1940s, the population estimate of whooping cranes was down to just 15 birds in existence.
Leier: Whooping canes trying to make rebound
April 16, 2015 - 12:17am
April 8, 2015
North Dakota Game and Fish Department 
While 60 percent success is below the 70 percent benchmark, it is a bit higher than the 55 percent overall hunter success in 2013.
Leier: Upping North Dakota hunter success rates
April 8, 2015 - 11:29pm
April 1, 2015
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
North Dakota is home to dozens of different organizations that support youth wildlife programs.
Leier: ND supports youth wildlife programs
April 1, 2015 - 11:09pm
Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer pumps his fist in a demonstration for his defensive line during drills on the first day of training camp on July 25, 2014, at Minnesota State University in Mankato, Minn. (John Autey/St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Powers: Vikings option remain open as draft nears
April 1, 2015 - 11:32am
March 19, 2015
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
Last year, 249 hunters harvested 166 elk — 97 bulls and 69 cows/calves — for an overall success rate of 67 percent.
Leier: Hunters share big game news with each other
March 19, 2015 - 12:58am
March 15, 2015
Press File Photos 
Top, New England junior forward Christian Kilwein, right, attempts a shot against Hettinger-Scranton during the Region 7 semifinals on Tuesday at Knights of Columbus Activities Center. Bottom, Dickinson Trinity sophomore guard Lucas Jones, left, looks to pass against Heart River sophomore Zane Besler during the Region 7 semifinals.
Not slowing down: Region 7 poised to continue strong tradition
March 15, 2015 - 12:55am
March 6, 2015
Baumgarten: Love machine in my pocket
March 6, 2015 - 11:29pm
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