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Senate confirms Pompeo to be Trump's CIA director
Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
Trump White House vows to stop China taking South China Sea islands
Debate begins on ND bill to exempt higher ed applicants from open records law
ND legislators going round and round on daylight saving time, time zone discussions
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
UND gets commitment from right-handed defenseman
SCHLOSSMAN: Road trip may be what UND needs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
October 7, 2016
Pheasant hunters flock to Hettinger County for opening weekend
MOTT—Pheasant numbers may be down across the state, but that hasn't deterred hunters from making the trip to the small towns of Mott and...
October 7, 2016 - 9:10pm
Last year's pheasant numbers up, this year projected to be better
MOTT — It's good news for pheasant hunters, as a combination of warm weather and an increase in pheasant populations across the state is predicted...
October 7, 2015 - 6:23pm
November 6, 2014
DRC puts on pheasant hunt
At a silent auction two years ago during a district Rotary conference in Bemidji, Minn., members of the Dickinson Rotary Club put a pheasant...
November 6, 2014 - 1:05am
October 22, 2014
Finding funds for habitat: As pheasant season opens, the question of funding habitat improvement will be a highly discussed topic
MITCHELL, S.D. — Paul Coughlin talks about the landscape in South Dakota as if it were a radiant, elaborate painting.
October 22, 2014 - 11:49pm
October 9, 2014
Rooster rebound: Plenty of optimism going into this year’s ND pheasant opener
GRAND FORKS — Following the trend in neighboring states, pheasant numbers are up in North Dakota, and that’s good news for hunters going...
October 9, 2014 - 1:10am
September 4, 2014
ND pheasant harvest takes a dip
There was no surprise the 2013 harvest numbers for pheasant was down.
September 4, 2014 - 1:26am
August 28, 2014
Drastic increase: SD pheasant numbers up 76 percent from last year
MITCHELL, S.D. — Call it a rooster rebound.
August 28, 2014 - 12:30am
August 14, 2014
Business boom: Pheasant season is make-or-break for many SD communities
WINNER, S.D. — Beginning in mid-October, thousands of hunters from around the United States will converge here, a small town in the rolling...
August 14, 2014 - 12:28am
October 24, 2013
Not only numbers: Pheasants might be down in ND, but it isn't just about success rate for hunters
Pheasant numbers in North Dakota are down, and every hunter in southwest North Dakota knows it. However, for a pair of junior classmates from...
October 24, 2013 - 1:04am
Minnesota hunters drawn to central ND
NEAR MCCLUSKY -- We had hardly left the truck on this October afternoon when Chance, a 19-month-old Brittany, congealed into a rigid point in the ditch along the road. There was no doubt that a pheasant was hunkered in the immediate vicinity. That was a problem. Chance and the bird...
October 24, 2013 - 12:05am
October 10, 2013
Pheasant hunters will have to work harder to put birds in the bag
GRAND FORKS -- The rush is in the flush, and this year, there likely will be fewer flushes and fewer rushes. That's the outlook facing hunters for Saturday's North Dakota pheasant opener. There are birds to be had, but hunters are going to have to work for them. "It's going to be...
October 10, 2013 - 12:07am
October 3, 2013
Leier: Pheasant hunting season starts with hope
I often draw parallels between sports and the outdoors because it sometimes helps to look at situations from different perspectives. Each season...
October 3, 2013 - 1:13am
September 19, 2013
Leier: Ducks up, while deer, pheasants down
Many hunters these days are bemoaning a downward population trend for deer and pheasants in North Dakota. On the other hand, for 2013 at least,...
September 19, 2013 - 12:24am
September 12, 2013
Dwindling population: ND Game and Fish Department says pheasant numbers are down 30 percent
With decreasing Conservation Reserve Program plots and harsh winters, North Dakota hunters are going to have to get used to another tough pheasant...
September 12, 2013 - 12:15am
July 25, 2013
Enthusiastic outlook: Game and Fish biologists stay optimistic for North Dakota's pheasant season
Harsh winters don't always mean bad things for wildlife. Despite experiencing a winter with extreme temperatures and conditions, some experts...
July 25, 2013 - 9:39pm