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Horse expected to heal after shooting with pellet gun
Press Pass: ND paleontologists have thousands of fossils for research and education, Safety a priority for Highway 85 expansion, Democrat Clinton makes history with U.S. presidential nomination
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Democrat Clinton makes history with U.S. presidential nomination
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Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approves Dakota Access river crossing permits
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Celebrations 'n' Crafts moves to new location
Bismarck takes care of West Fargo to open Legion A tournament
Johnson, Valley City dominate Velva in Legion A opening round
Ballard’s offensive surge coming at right time for Roughriders
Dickinson Volunteers ready to prove they belong as Legion A state tournament begins
Wentz: ‘Whenever my number is called, I’ll be ready’
Jacobs: More delay in North Dakotan's confirmation
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
Letter: Political parties doing anything to gain control
Letter: Local 563 at work on Dakota Access Pipeline
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Oakley Robert Lee
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
April 25, 2016
Game and Fish: Western N.D. mule deer population increased
Western North Dakota’s mule deer population increased 21 percent from last year, according to the state Game and Fish Department annual spring mule deer survey completed this month. Bruce Stillings, the department’s big game supervisor based in its Dickinson’s office, said the...
April 25, 2016 - 11:22am
April 21, 2016
Foundation working to increase mule deer habitat
The Mule Deer Foundation’s Teddy Roosevelt Chapter is hosting its sixth annual banquet at the Astoria Hotel and Event Center at 5 p.m. Friday....
April 21, 2016 - 11:22pm
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
October 26, 2015
Poachings in northwest N.D. increase; 5 recorded this year
A headless whitetail buck found at Demick's Lake near Keene on Sept. 10 was the first in a string of five poachings within a month that North...
October 26, 2015 - 6:20pm
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
November 6, 2014
Hunters grasp deer number decline
With the number of deer licenses in North Dakota at the lowest since 1980, hunters understand the need for decline.
November 6, 2014 - 1:04am
October 2, 2014
Leier: Completed or continuing research in ND
My job as an outreach biologist is everything from working with local media and civic and school groups, to checking on possible fish kills,...
October 2, 2014 - 1:42am
June 25, 2014
North Dakota mule deer on rise: Aerial survey shows 19 percent increase from last season
After several harsh winters that decimated the state’s mule deer, the animals are experiencing a short-term comeback, according to the North...
June 25, 2014 - 11:41pm
April 3, 2014
Study: Mule deer fawn production in western ND
GRAND FORKS — Weather remains the biggest influence on mule deer production in western North Dakota, but results from a two-year study commissioned...
April 3, 2014 - 1:08am
February 6, 2014
A good starting point: North Dakota Game and Fish collar 106 mule deer in initial year
The initial year of the mule deer radio collar survey in western North Dakota is complete and the horizon is bright.
February 6, 2014 - 1:36am
December 9, 2013
Mule deer from western Grant County tests positive for CWD
BISMARCK -- A mule deer taken from a southwest North Dakota hunting unit during the deer gun season has tested positive for chronic wasting disease, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department said Monday. Dr. Dan Grove, a wildlife veterinarian in the Game and Fish Department, said...
December 9, 2013 - 10:19am
November 4, 2013
Mule deer populations increase in western ND
North Dakota’s mule deer production is higher this year than it was last year, according to a survey by the North Dakota Game and Fish Department. Biologists counted 1,761 mule deer in the aerial survey in October, an increase from 1,224 in 2012. The buck-to-doe ratio of...
November 4, 2013 - 7:11pm
October 17, 2013
Game and Fish conduct various studies each year to assist wildlife
State Game and Fish Department biologists conduct a variety of studies every year. The familiar ones are those that provide counts or indexes...
October 17, 2013 - 12:31am
June 6, 2013
Mule deer up despite harsh weather
The 2012-13 winter in western North Dakota may have been one of the most severe, in terms of temperature and snowfall, in decades. Despite...
June 6, 2013 - 12:37am
January 31, 2013
Mule deer spotted in TRNP South Unit
January 31, 2013 - 12:05am