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Vacancies up, room rates down for Oil Patch hotels
N.D. delegates enter Dem convention spilt between Clinton, Sanders
Press Pass: Dickinson rental prices and occupancy in free fall, Clinton tabs Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate, Stark County Commission approves courthouse renovation contract, DirecTV viewers in western N.D. still without ABC affiliate KMBY
German-Iranian gunman kills at least nine in Munich shopping mall
Former KKK leader David Duke to run for U.S. Senate
crime and courts
nation and world
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
With largest-ever N.D. wind farm planned, regulator blames coal plant closing on wind power
Enbridge reaches $172M settlement for Kalamazoo spill
Halliburton sees ‘modest uptick’ in rig count this year
Reducing children's exposure to violence starts with ‘stronger political will’
Irsfeld: Where to turn for relief from joint pain, arthritis
VCRs -- an ‘80s living room wonder -- to go out of production this month
Community Health Needs Assessment report available online
Riding for veterans: American Legion Riders chapter plans Legacy Benefit Run
Gibson’s strong outing helps Twins edge Boston
Scoreboard of July 22, 2016
Stroh now fifth in saddle bronc riding after second go at NHSFR
James Hayden named new head coach of Dickinson High girls golf program
Cowboys RB Elliott denies accusations of domestic violence
Port: Our increasingly Orwellian society
McFeely: Sorry, Chancellor Hagerott, individuals matter
Letter: Election results upset the status quo
Letter: Some North Dakotans welcome EPA rule state officials are fighting
Other Views: Let governor’s residence construction proceed
good bad and ugly
Diane K. Berger
Anton "Tony" Kralicek
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
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
December 11, 2015
Leier: Bits and pieces from a frantic fall
BISMARCK — With the busy fall hunting seasons, I often wish I was able get more important updates worked into my weekly column. From deer to...
December 11, 2015 - 12:45am
September 24, 2015
Leier: PLOTS, CRP program help for hunter access
Next to sunflowers, Private Lands Open to Sportsmen signs are probably the most visible yellow objects found across the prairies of North Dakota...
September 24, 2015 - 5:06pm
August 14, 2015
Leier: Summertime fun not over yet
Usually in August comes the inevitable “I didn’t...” syndrome.
August 14, 2015 - 12:28am
August 7, 2015
Leier: Hunting expands for Canada geese
With back-to-school ads, high school sports and college students all shifting from summer into fall mode, I’ve started to hear some anglers...
August 7, 2015 - 12:45am
July 16, 2015
Leier: Pheasant take step in positive direction
Most hunters don’t apologize if their conversations drift to the coming fall hunting season while they are still enjoying summer fishing, camping...
July 16, 2015 - 12:19am
July 9, 2015
Leier: NDGF speaks on length restrictions
Throughout the last 20-plus years, since the drought-busting summer of 1993, many fishing waters in North Dakota have had fish populations that...
July 9, 2015 - 12:45am
July 1, 2015
Leier: Fishing is ‘better than ever’ in ND
Each July, I promise myself to fish more the rest of the summer.
July 1, 2015 - 11:14pm
June 25, 2015
Leier: Rain turnaround means duck growth
BISMARCK Here it is barely summer — the calendar says summer began June 21 — and a lot of us are already looking ahead to what the fall...
June 25, 2015 - 12:54am
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