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April 30, 2014
Paddlefish snagging and spearfishing season begins Thursday.  (North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo)
Paddlefish snagging, spearfishing begins Thursday
April 30, 2014 - 5:11pm
April 24, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
Spring harvest is a small component of the total harvest over the course of the year.
Leier: Spring brings fishing, regulations concerns
April 24, 2014 - 12:36am
March 26, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
North Dakota’s fishing season is open 365 days a year for anglers.
Leier: ND anglers can enjoy 365 days of fishing
March 26, 2014 - 11:36pm
March 13, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
License fee adjustments that hunters and anglers will notice in 2014 are part of the first significant fee increase for North Dakota residents in 20 years.
Leier: ND hunters, anglers will notice an significant fee increase
March 13, 2014 - 12:56am
SW Anglers look to increase membership
March 13, 2014 - 12:52am
February 6, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Courtesy Photo 
In this undated photo, an angler walks toward his ice fishing tent.
Leier: Breaking a routine, fishing in new spots
February 6, 2014 - 1:42am
January 30, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo
Most fisheries biologists or veteran anglers and they’ll likely acknowledge that never before have overall pike and perch fishing in North Dakota been as good as they are right now.
Leier: Perch, pike fishing at its finest
January 30, 2014 - 12:32am
January 2, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department issued a record number of fishing licenses over the 2012-13 licensing year, and it’s possible that number will go even higher for 2013-14.
Leier: ND fishing expectations remain high in 2014
January 2, 2014 - 12:01am
December 5, 2013
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
Technology continues to change the way people access hunting and fishing information
Leier: Technology changing hunting, fishing
December 5, 2013 - 1:26am
November 26, 2013
FNS Photo by David Samson 
Jordan Peterson, center, is surrounded by friends and well-wishers at Scheels on Tuesday as he is granted an Alaskan fishing adventure through the Make-A-Wish organization. The Fargo 11-year-old recently received a double-lung transplant.
Double lung transplant patient granted wish of Alaskan fishing trip
November 26, 2013 - 8:16pm
November 21, 2013
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Courtesy Photo 
Fisheries biologists are seeing good survival of walleye stocked around the state in North Dakota’s smaller waters.
Leier: Fisheries see survivial in walleye stock
November 21, 2013 - 12:39am
November 14, 2013
FNS Photo by Brad Dokken 
A brilliant sunset marks the end to a great day on the water Nov. 2 in the Northwest Angle area of Lake of the Woods. The day also likely marked the end to another open water fishing season, and it won't be long before the big lake again is covered with ice.
Last hurrah: November fishing trip to Lake of the Woods offers perfect, multispecies finale to another open-water season
November 14, 2013 - 12:34am
November 7, 2013
Minn. couple builds fish house for veterans to use
November 7, 2013 - 12:57am