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Arrests, bonfires mark early stages of conflict between pipeline protesters, law enforcement
Melania Trump will be back in spotlight, apparently to her surprise
Hacked emails show Clinton aides surprised at 2015 email revelations
City in northeast corner of North Dakota opens daycare facility, hopes to spur growth
Jury finds ND man guilty of murdering man by stabbing him in the heart
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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
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 21, 2016
Likely world record elk shot by Montana archer
It's not official yet and still shrouded in secrecy, but the Boone and Crockett Club posted a photo and story on its website Tuesday showing...
September 21, 2016 - 1:50pm
March 8, 2016
Game and Fish brings back bighorn sheep season
The western North Dakota Badlands will likely have a bighorn sheep hunting season again this fall, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department...
March 8, 2016 - 4:46pm
December 12, 2013
Park’s removes 46 elk through population maintenance efforts
MEDORA — Theodore Roosevelt National Park officials said Thursday that 46 elk were removed from the park’s South Unit during the maintenance phase for managing the herd’s population. The elk were removed by park staff between Nov. 5 and Dec. 5, according to a press release....
December 12, 2013 - 2:40pm
May 9, 2013
Units in SW ND see increase in deer licenses
Though the North Dakota Game and Fish Department has dropped its number of deer licenses to the lowest issued since 1983, not everything is grim. The NDGF Department has issued 59,500 licenses -- a 5,800 decrease from last season -- for the 2013 season due to harsh winter conditions...
May 9, 2013 - 12:05am
April 18, 2013
Southwest ND's top destination spot to visit is TRNP
When I started the top 10 places to visit in southwest North Dakota two weeks ago, there was no snow on the ground and spring temperatures were...
April 18, 2013 - 12:05am
March 21, 2013
Northwest Minn. elk survey produces mixed results
GRYGLA, Minn. -- Results from winter aerial surveys show elk populations in Kittson County are holding steady, but numbers in the other northwest Minnesota herd near Grygla have fallen to the point where the Department of Natural Resources may not offer a season this fall. According...
March 21, 2013 - 12:02am
March 14, 2013
Chronic wasting disease tests in 2012 came back negative
After one positive test in each of the last three straight years, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department received good news on chronic wasting disease. All 1,300 tests came back negative. As relieving as that sounds, NDGF assistant wildlife chief Jeb Williams said there are no...
March 14, 2013 - 12:10am
March 7, 2013
Big game starts 2013 application season
The deadline to submit an application for the 2013 North Dakota moose, elk and bighorn sheep license lottery is March 27. Even though the odds...
March 7, 2013 - 12:03am
February 28, 2013
Hunters success rate for elk was high in western ND
In the middle of February, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department released its information on hunter's success rates during the 2012 season. Though the success rates were about the average over the last three to four years, elk harvest numbers in western North Dakota were up substantially. "To...
February 28, 2013 - 12:04am
September 12, 2012
TRNP elk collaring programs helps survey habitat
An elk left its Theodore Roosevelt National Park home last winter and spent most of the cold season close to the Yellowstone River near Wibaux, Mont. Other elk often wander outside the park's boundaries but usually return, wildlife biologist Wade Jones said. Park staff know this...
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
'Capture monkeys' in action: Pilot to fly elk capture excursion in TRNP today
Owner and pilot of Leading Edge Aviation, Jim Pope, 50, said from a landing and fuel stop in Deer Lodge, Mont., on his way to Theodore Roosevelt...
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
September 6, 2012
One chance to try
The chance only comes up once in a lifetime for residents of North Dakota. The chance is to shoot an elk or a moose, so hunters better make...
September 6, 2012 - 12:28am
August 16, 2012
Elk put down near Slope, Billings County border due to unknown causes
The regular season opener for elk is nearly a month away, but an unknown mystery is already taking shape. The North Dakota Game and Fish Department...
August 16, 2012 - 12:05am
March 28, 2012
South Dakota elk numbers falling
March 28, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
Elk population control ahead of schedule
Theodore Roosevelt National Park officials said Thursday they are ahead of schedule in reducing their elk population, which was 138 in January. Nearly 400 volunteer shooters combed through the park South Unit throughout the past two years, Park Superintendent Valerie Naylor said,...
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am