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ND Teamsters pin hopes on legislation to save pensions
Jan Murtha taking over as Dickinson city attorney
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Hoeven speaks to cabin owners about Jamestown Reservoir bill
crime and courts
nation and world
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
place a business brief
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
My honest list of thanks
Sending warm thoughts to veterans; women make patriotic quilts
'A Magical Medora Christmas' on the road: show includes stops at Dickinson and Medora
Celebrate 'Roaring Twenties' at Yuletyme
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
Midgets stumble in season opener
Paul Miller remains NDSU's point guard
UND cruises past Division III foe after big games
Michael Jordan turning into Vikings fan
Former DHS football player earns MIAC honorable mention
Commentary: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
Richard "Dick" Zalesky
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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August 4, 2017
McFeely: A 17-pound walleye is swimming in North Dakota
This is no fish tale: There is a 17-pound walleye swimming in North Dakota’s Lake Sakakawea. State fisheries biologists netted it last spring...
August 4, 2017 - 8:34pm
July 2, 2017
Fish tales: How it took 5 days and 3 guys to land a 29-inch walleye
ROUND LAKE, Minn. — Al Pint set his fishing rod down in the bow of the boat and reached back for an adult beverage, and when he glanced...
July 2, 2017 - 6:34pm
August 4, 2016
Leier: North Dakota's walleye production hits record marks
FARGO Walleye are the most popular fish for a good share of North Dakota anglers, so it was good news when the North Dakota State Game and Fish...
August 4, 2016 - 4:27pm
July 14, 2016
North Dakota lakes stocked with record production of walleye
BISMARCK — With North Dakota’s recent growth in walleye fisheries, a record 150-plus lakes across the state were stocked with nearly 11 million walleye fingerlings earlier this summer. Jerry Weigel, North Dakota Game and Fish Department fisheries production and development section...
July 14, 2016 - 9:33pm
May 13, 2016
Leier: Tagging walleyes for biological research
FARGO -- Earlier this spring, biologists from North Dakota and South Dakota tagged the last of some 36,000 walleyes that are part of a comprehensive...
May 13, 2016 - 12:01am
June 18, 2015
All Grant Sorensen wanted to do when he was young was fish, share knowledge
DULUTH, Minn. — Fishing came early to Grant Sorensen. “He was born at noon,” says his mom, Cindi Sorensen Baker of Duluth. “His first...
June 18, 2015 - 12:43am
June 19, 2014
Hatcheries stock North Dakota waters as funding falls
Workers at the state’s two federal hatcheries are working harder than ever to produce fish as public waters multiply and federal funding continues to fall.
June 19, 2014 - 12:12am
May 21, 2014
Leier: Why no statewide minimum length limit for walleyes?
When you’re talking fishing, it really doesn’t matter where you’re at. Bait shop, coffee shop, boat landing or campfire, there’s plenty...
May 21, 2014 - 10:08am
Leier: Fisheries see survivial in walleye stock
The long winter and tardy spring of 2013 disrupted a lot of outdoor activities, including farm and construction work and baseball games and track...
November 21, 2013 - 12:39am
July 18, 2013
Biologists try to determine what's ailing walleye population on Mille Lacs Lake
AITKIN, Minn. -- It's an angling irony. Walleye fishing has been very good on Mille Lacs Lake this summer. Most days, anglers on this treasured Minnesota walleye lake can catch plenty of walleyes, many of them from 20 to 27 inches long. But the Mille Lacs walleye population is not...
July 18, 2013 - 12:56am
April 25, 2013
National Walleye Tour begins in Red Wing, Minn., ends at Devils Lake
RED WING, Minn. -- Cabela's inaugural National Walleye Tour Fishing Tournament will launch Friday at Bay Point Park in Red Wing. This is the first tournament that the NWT has sponsored, but Bart Chad, the general manager for NWT, said he and his staff have years of experience to...
April 25, 2013 - 12:01am
August 16, 2012
Navajo youths come to Minnesota
RED LAKE INDIAN RESERVATION, Minn. -- They came as strangers, young people from the Navajo Nation in Arizona who had never seen anything quite...
August 16, 2012 - 12:02am
September 8, 2011
Walleye numbers up, increase in smelt
Last week we walked through the challenges that wildlife face in responding to floods. Fish face challenges too, though obviously not of the...
September 8, 2011 - 12:47am
November 19, 2009
Dakota Recreation Report
Fishing - Lake Sakakawea elevation, Wednesday: 1,841.5 feet above mean sea level; 13,000 cubic feet per second Garrison Dam average daily releases. - North Dakota Game and Fish Department District Game Wardens: Missouri remains good for walleye. - Bismarck, Dakota Tackle, Missouri...
November 19, 2009 - 12:00am
August 16, 2009
NDGF plans river fish kill
Mother Nature's massive fish kill in Dickinson's Patterson Lake this winter left long-term effects, and the North Dakota Game and Fish Department says it may take three to five years to repair. "The winterkill virtually killed all the game fish," said Jeff Hendrickson, NDGF's southwest...
August 16, 2009 - 12:00am