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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
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nation and world
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
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
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
Watford City to host triple header concert
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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 17, 2016
North Dakota waterfowl hunting outlook: Just ducky
All signs point to a good waterfowl season in northeast North Dakota, but hunters might find the birds scattered because of widespread wet conditions....
September 17, 2016 - 6:47pm
September 16, 2016
Leier: Waterfowl season in full swing
FARGO—Let's cut to the chase this week and get to the important details of the 2016 waterfowl hunting seasons. Technically, they already...
September 16, 2016 - 11:11am
February 12, 2016
Leier: Waterfowl season-setting procaess changing
BISMARCK -- Many people who hunt waterfowl are familiar with a season-setting process that in the northern tier of states is finalized only a...
February 12, 2016 - 12:43am
September 24, 2015
Optimistic outlook for North Dakota waterfowl hunting
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota produced fewer ducks this spring, but that shouldn’t put a damper on hunting prospects when the state’s waterfowl...
September 24, 2015 - 5:05pm
October 22, 2014
Leier: ND’s rich 125-year history in outdoors
As North Dakota gives pause to acknowledge the 125th anniversary of statehood, much will be made of its history, and thoughts of how the state will age into the future.
October 22, 2014 - 11:47pm
February 20, 2014
Leier: NDGF conducts mid-winter survey
One of the most interesting facets of being an outreach biologist is the variety of work involved.
February 20, 2014 - 12:57am
December 25, 2013
Leier: Extended winter shortened 2013 spring
My short-term memory is sharp enough to recall that the 2013 winter lasted a little too long for my liking, and unless April cross-country skiing...
December 25, 2013 - 10:17pm
October 12, 2013
Feds reopen waterfowl production areas
Just in time for Saturday's North Dakota's pheasant opener, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Friday afternoon that it was immediately reopening federal Waterfowl Production Areas across the country. The decision means hunters in North Dakota again have access to more...
October 12, 2013 - 10:30am
UPDATED: Feds reopen waterfowl production areas
Just in time for today's North Dakota's pheasant opener, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Friday afternoon that it was immediately reopening federal Waterfowl Production Areas across the country. The decision means hunters in North Dakota again have access to more than...
October 12, 2013 - 12:00am
September 19, 2013
Waterfowl continues to ride favorable conditions
GRAND FORKS -- In a year of fewer deer, grouse and pheasants, waterfowl look to be the bright spot on the horizon for North Dakota hunters this...
September 19, 2013 - 12:21am
September 16, 2013
N.D. waterfowl populations continue to ride the momentum of favorable water conditions
GRAND FORKS -- In a year of fewer deer, grouse and pheasants, waterfowl look to be the bright spot on the horizon for North Dakota hunters this fall. The state's waterfowl season opens Saturday for residents and Sept. 28 for out-of-state hunters. Nowhere, perhaps, is the outlook...
September 16, 2013 - 9:37am
Cutting an outdoors career
Between the phone and my email inbox, I get a lot of questions. This time of year, the most popular are: "Where are the fish biting?" and "How...
February 16, 2012 - 12:20am
April 29, 2011
US official visits SD to talk about grasslands
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) -- U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is visiting South Dakota to talk about a proposed project aimed at protecting habitat crucial to migratory waterfowl in South Dakota, North Dakota and Montana. The proposed Dakota Grassland Conservation Area would be a new...
April 29, 2011 - 9:38am
September 3, 2009
Waterfowl limits, rules set
North Dakota's 2009 waterfowl season has been set. Opening day for North Dakota residents is Sept. 26 for ducks, geese, coots and mergansers. Nonresidents may begin hunting waterfowl in North Dakota Oct. 3. The three-year Hunter's Choice bag limit for duck hunting has ended. This...
September 3, 2009 - 12:00am
August 27, 2009
Season openers coming soon
In case you missed it, the Canada goose early hunting season opened on Saturday, kind of a first shot to open fall hunting seasons. No, I'm...
August 27, 2009 - 12:00am