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Obama vetoes Sept. 11 Saudi bill, sets up showdown with Congress
Ted Cruz says he will vote for Donald Trump
New York Times endorses Clinton in White House race
Sterling man dies after rollover
crime and courts
nation and world
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Port: Burgum says Obama blocking Dakota Access Pipeline could spark recession
How to prevent childhood obesity
Trinity: Building the future, embracing the past
Hope Christian Academy holds its annual Pumpkins in the Patch
Harvest Festival to be held Oct. 1 at DSU
Public invited to attend autism task force meeting
Killdeer mulls keeping football at 1A, moving to 9-man
Vikings QB Bradford was all-everything athlete until football won out
DHS swimming and diving qualifies four for state
Twins beat Mariners to end 7-game skid
Lisa Marvin cleared to play college hockey again
OUR VIEW: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Omdahl: Measure 1 begs issue of representativeness
Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Letter: BLM's duty is to protect tribes from wasting natural gas
good bad and ugly
Regina M. Bruha
Thomas "Tom" Kuntz
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
September 8, 2016
Leier: State's fight against CWD continues
FARGO—A decade ago, North Dakota still did not have its first documented case of chronic wasting disease in a wild deer.
September 8, 2016 - 6:42pm
May 20, 2016
Dakota Recreation Report of May 19, 2016
Outdoor notes May 30: Military Appreciation Day at all North Dakota State Parks. June 1: Deer gun and muzzleloader applications due. Tournaments May 21: Missouri River; Graner’s Bottoms, Lake Audubon. Fishing Lake Sakakawea elevation, May 17: 1,838.37 feet above mean sea level;...
May 20, 2016 - 12:42am
Leier: Applying for deer lottery important step
BISMARCK -- North Dakota’s 2016 deer gun season opens Nov. 4 at noon and as the saying goes, if you want to participate, you need a deer license,...
May 20, 2016 - 12:38am
March 7, 2016
No chronic wasting disease found in harvested deer
BISMARCK -- No North Dakota deer tested positive for chronic wasting disease, according to Dr. Dan Grove, a wildlife veterinarian for the state’s Game and Fish Department.Samples for testing were taken from more than 1,200 deer harvested by hunters in the western third of the state...
March 7, 2016 - 11:29am
November 6, 2015
Fewer deer, tags dampens excitement for N.D. deer opener
GRAND FORKS, N.D. --0 For employees at Century Electric in Grand Forks, the opening day of North Dakota's deer gun season traditionally has been...
November 6, 2015 - 6:00am
November 4, 2015
93 year old enters fifth decade of hunting large game
The idea of harvesting a large buck is the reason John Peters, 93, has continued to hunt for more than five decades. Even after all those...
November 4, 2015 - 9:45pm
Deer visits a bar in Wisconsin
RIVER FALLS, Wis. -- A deer had a few frightening moments inside Junior’s Bar and Restaurant on Main Street in River Falls early Tuesday morning. A buck whitetail deer jumped through one of Junior’s windows, shattering it, and scattering glass across the room. “It decided...
News/Nation and World
November 4, 2015 - 8:37pm
October 6, 2015
Motorists warned to watch for deer
BISMARCK -- Motorists are reminded to watch for deer along roadways, especially this time of year, because juvenile animals are dispersing from their home ranges. October through early December is the peak period for deer-vehicle accidents, according to the North Dakota Game and...
October 6, 2015 - 5:26pm
August 7, 2015
Small number of North Dakota deer licenses remain
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department received 95,000 applications for deer licenses during the first part of its lottery process, a number licensing manager Randy Meissner said generally hovers within the same range every year. During the first application process, 51,000 of...
August 7, 2015 - 12:46am
June 1, 2015
Deer gun application deadline is Wednesday
BISMARCK -- North Dakota deer hunters must submit their applications for the 2015 gun season by Wednesday, the state Game and Fish Department said Monday. The deadline applies to muzzleloader, regular gun, gratis and nonresident landowner, and youth antlered mule deer applications...
June 1, 2015 - 11:49am
May 21, 2015
Leier: Dealing with declining deer population
The late Dean Hildebrand, North Dakota Game and Fish Department director from 1996 through 2005, had a number of quotes that typically connected...
May 21, 2015 - 12:17am
May 13, 2015
Rhame man injured after hitting deer
BOWMAN — A Rhame man was injured Monday after hitting two deer near Bowman. Jeremiah Erickson, 32, was driving a Ford F-150 east on Highway 12 when he struck the deer at about 12:45 a.m. near Mile Marker 12, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The vehicle then entered...
May 13, 2015 - 10:03pm
April 16, 2015
ND Game and Fish revisits deer license goals
GRAND FORKS — The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is drafting new deer license goals for the next five years, and fewer deer gun tags likely will be the reality for the foreseeable future.
April 16, 2015 - 12:13am
April 8, 2015
Leier: Upping North Dakota hunter success rates
One of the primary benchmarks that North Dakota Game and Fish Department biologists use to assess deer populations and hunter satisfaction is...
April 8, 2015 - 11:29pm
March 23, 2015
2 deer in southwest ND test positive for chronic wasting disease
BISMARCK -- Two mule deer taken during the 2014 deer gun season from unit 3F2 in southwest North Dakota tested positive for chronic wasting disease, according to a release from the North Dakota Game and Fish Department. The unit comprises parts of Adams, Grant and Sioux counties....
March 23, 2015 - 10:49am