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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
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
November 2, 2013
A different deer season: ND offers lowest number of deer tags in 30 years
GRAND FORKS — The days of abundant bonus tags and concurrent licenses that allowed hunters to take deer with a bow, rifle or muzzleloader during...
November 2, 2013 - 8:55pm
October 31, 2013
Leier: Clarifying deer season rules, regulations
Every year, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department receives questions from deer hunters who want to clarify rules and regulations. Some common...
October 31, 2013 - 1:28am
October 24, 2013
'It can happen any time': After his fall, bow hunter has safety message
CLARA CITY, Minn. -- It's not yet daylight, but there's a definite bounce in Kevin Hood's step, like a football player eager to get on the field. It's...
October 24, 2013 - 12:10am
October 10, 2013
Leier: Hunters make sure licenses are in hand
Last week, the state Game and Fish Department began its seasonal periodic reminders urging the thousands of deer hunters to take a few minutes...
October 10, 2013 - 12:15am
September 26, 2013
Leier: Preventing CWD in deer is a challenge
With all the archery deer hunting activity and the coming spike with deer gun season, it's a good time to remind hunters of specific regulations...
September 26, 2013 - 1:02am
September 19, 2013
A helping hand: North Dakota hunters assisting Game and Fish in EHD sightings
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department doesn't have the ability to comb every inch of the state. So, Game and Fish appreciates all the help...
September 19, 2013 - 12:28am
Leier: Ducks up, while deer, pheasants down
Many hunters these days are bemoaning a downward population trend for deer and pheasants in North Dakota. On the other hand, for 2013 at least,...
September 19, 2013 - 12:24am
August 22, 2013
North Dakota bow season sets record
GRAND FORKS -- No immediate changes are on the horizon, but an increase in bow hunting participation and success could someday factor into deer management in North Dakota if the trend continues, a Game and Fish Department official says. The Game and Fish Department announced last...
August 22, 2013 - 12:08am
May 30, 2013
Optimism in deer season despite low numbers
As the 2013 deer application period progresses toward the June 5 deadline, I'm struck by the thought that no prospective hunter under the age of 40 has ever applied for the lottery when fewer licenses were available than this year. Actually, the cutoff line is about age 44, or those...
May 30, 2013 - 12:15am
May 2, 2013
NDGF Department proposes another cut in deer licenses
FORDVILLE -- The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is proposing to reduce the number of deer gun licenses it offers again this fall, and the northeast part of the state will take the brunt of the cuts. According to Randy Kreil, wildlife division chief for Game and Fish in Bismarck,...
May 2, 2013 - 12:00am
March 27, 2013
Critical time for wildlife, fish
GRAND FORKS -- As winter continues its grip, natural resources managers in North Dakota and Minnesota say the eventual impact on wildlife and...
March 27, 2013 - 11:15pm
March 21, 2013
Deer success rates improve after all-time low in 2011
In 2011, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department saw an all-time low hunter success rate of 51 percent. A year later -- after dropping the number of licenses issued to its lowest since 1988 -- hunters found more success in the field. There were 66,150 licenses available in 2012....
March 21, 2013 - 1:09am
January 31, 2013
A trophy trio: GF bow hunting enthusiast earns top ND ranks for 3 mule deer bucks in velvet
GRAND FORKS -- Walk into Jason Schiller's spacious garage, and it quickly becomes apparent where his passion lies. The 30 sets of mounted antlers...
January 31, 2013 - 12:03am
November 8, 2012
A west impact
In the wild, deer have many competitors whether it's other predators, disease, or in the western North Dakota's case, oil activity. Being license...
November 8, 2012 - 12:10am
October 4, 2012
Duluth woman takes deer by bow hunting
DULUTH, Minn. -- Katrina Wood was laid up this past winter after knee surgery. But that didn't stop her from shooting her bow daily -- she could do that right at home. "I would just shoot arrows in my apartment in Minneapolis," Wood said. "It was a 13-yard shot." Don't worry. She...
October 4, 2012 - 12:01am