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Katie Arrington, GOP lawmaker who defeated Sanford, seriously injured in car accident
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Breaking down the myths of phone repair and battery life
North Dakota manufacturers left to weather uncertainty of trade war
Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds
After Supreme Court ruling, Fargo business owner says 'It's great to have an even playing field'
Online retailer denying orders from SD after ruling; CEO unsure of other states
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Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
Metro Sports Foundation received $8.5 million from Engelstad foundation
Family adopts sons they once dreamed of on a date
Well-meaning but hasty comments add to caregiver's heavy load
'Plum pockets' could be cause of browning fruit
June's busy for gardening enthusiasts
Better fishing access to Sakakawea part of House appeal of rule
Big Sticks end skid at Spearfish
Rangers blitz Twins for 6th win in row
Wild draft young Swedish defenseman Filip Johansson with No. 24 overall pick
Sabres select Swedish defenseman with draft's top pick: Incoming UND freshman taken No. 26
Commentary: Bye-bye landline and premium cable TV
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Commentary: Governor Burgum says he’d send National Guard troops to the border if asked
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
Commentary: Charging legislative candidate Duane Sand with a crime for making a false statement in a political ad is a travesty
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June 6, 2018
Doug Leier: Deer application deadline is today
Deer hunters are reminded the deadline for submitting applications for the 2018 gun season is today Wednesday, June 6. Applicants for regular...
June 6, 2018 - 9:09am
April 4, 2017
Doug Leier: The amazing bald eagle recovery success story
After writing recently about the whooping crane, an endangered bird species that migrates through North Dakota in spring and fall, I got a text...
April 4, 2017 - 4:14pm
March 21, 2017
Doug Leier: Lots of talk about winter weather and wildlife
Over the past six weeks or so, North Dakota has had a lot going on that relates to hunting, fishing, trapping and conservation that isn't always...
March 21, 2017 - 6:29pm
October 13, 2016
Leier: Further questions about PLOTS answered
FARGO—Last week's column on the North Dakota Game and Fish Department's Private Land Open to Sportsmen, or PLOTS, program generated some...
October 13, 2016 - 12:59pm
September 22, 2016
Leier: Know your hunting rules and regulations
FARGO—I've learned over the years working and playing outdoors to always pack extra boots and socks, plan to leave early and get home a...
September 22, 2016 - 5:37pm
September 16, 2016
Leier: Waterfowl season in full swing
FARGO—Let's cut to the chase this week and get to the important details of the 2016 waterfowl hunting seasons. Technically, they already...
September 16, 2016 - 11:11am
August 18, 2016
Leier: Everything needed to know HIP
For hunters my age, the acronym HIP associated with the outdoors isn't anything new. While anywhere beyond two decades ago, HIP might have meant "aware" or "fashionable," to those of us familiar with the migratory bird hunting world today, it also refers to the Harvest Information...
August 18, 2016 - 5:58pm
August 4, 2016
Leier: North Dakota's walleye production hits record marks
FARGO Walleye are the most popular fish for a good share of North Dakota anglers, so it was good news when the North Dakota State Game and Fish...
August 4, 2016 - 4:27pm
July 28, 2016
Leier: It was a good year for ND pronghorns
WEST FARGO -- Most North Dakotans can relate to the trials and tribulations of how fragile it is to grow a crop of any kind in the extremes of...
July 28, 2016 - 3:43pm
July 21, 2016
Leier: Making a count by the crow
FARGO In July most people are still associating the outdoors with fishing, boating or camping, but it's also a time when talk of hunting starts...
July 21, 2016 - 5:10pm
July 1, 2016
Leier: Keeping nature enjoyable
FARGO -- Most people who enjoy the outdoors realize they level of enjoyment and satisfaction provided by not simply just getting away from it all or peace and quiet, but the smell or nature and the refreshing body cleanse the outdoors provides — essentially free. When the campsite...
July 1, 2016 - 12:24am
June 23, 2016
Leier: Loss of grass leads to loss of western meadowlarks in North Dakota
FARGO A few years ago on a Sunday drive near the edge of West Fargo, creeping along with no particular route in mind, one of my kids let out...
June 23, 2016 - 12:08pm
May 26, 2016
Leier: Boating laws keep people safe
An early spring ice-out provided a jump start to the 2016 open-water season for North Dakota anglers. Then came a period of rather cool temperatures that slowed water warm-up and delayed other forms of water recreation. Now, however, Memorial Day weekend and the unofficial start...
May 26, 2016 - 10:30pm
May 20, 2016
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
April 21, 2016
Leier: Winterkill a concern for state biologists
It doesn’t take a biology or chemistry degree to understand fish need water, and it’s no secret the expanded wet cycle since 1993 was the key ingredient in creating a modern version of the good old days in terms of fishing in North Dakota. But reduced snowpack and consequently...
April 21, 2016 - 11:19pm