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November 8, 2018
Chris and Susan Felege of rural Manvel, N.D., hunt in the North Dakota Badlands with their daughter, 9-month-old Kaylee. Special to The Forumplay button
ROBIN HUEBNER REPORTS: North Dakota couple brings baby along for the hunt
November 8, 2018 - 5:25pm
Deer hunting tradition resumes Friday, but many don't get tags
November 8, 2018 - 4:18pm
November 7, 2018
 A rare encounter with a shrew recently south of Fargo. It is likely a Hayden's shrew or a masked shrew. By Keith Corliss.
Flight Lines: The shrew, small but feisty
November 7, 2018 - 6:56am
Pheasant numbers in North Dakota look to be similar to last year, when hunters shot less than 310,000 roosters, the lowest total since 2000. Habitat loss and declining acreage in the federal Conservation Reserve Program have reduced pheasant numbers and hunter success since the CRP peak in the mid-2000s. Courtesy photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department
Tougher pheasant hunting the new normal in North Dakota
October 7, 2018 - 7:15am
October 5, 2018
Palmer amaranth plants. North Dakota State University photo
As hunters track down pheasants, ND game officials ask them to look for Palmer amaranth too
October 5, 2018 - 12:05pm
October 3, 2018
This recent photo taken in south Fargo depicts a migrating kettle of 41 broad-winged hawks. Included in the mix are three turkey vultures. By Dan Mason
Hawk migration underway, delighting watchers
October 3, 2018 - 6:06am
September 6, 2018
North Dakota's summer roadside pheasant counts were down 61 percent statewide from last year, the Game and Fish Department said. North Dakota's pheasant season opens Saturday, Oct. 7. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
North Dakota pheasant numbers similar to last year; Huns up slightly and sharptails decline
September 6, 2018 - 5:11pm
August 26, 2018
Brad Dokken
Commentary: Wishing for rain as fall approaches
August 26, 2018 - 1:10pm
August 19, 2018
Brad Dokken
Column: Walleye bust rumor turns out to be overstated
August 19, 2018 - 3:20pm
August 17, 2018
North Dakota's 2018 pronghorn season lottery has been held, and individual results are available on the state's Game and Fish website. Courtesy photo / North Dakota Game and Fish Department
One-tenth of pronghorn applications approved for North Dakota hunting licenses
August 17, 2018 - 2:27pm
August 12, 2018
Gary Johnson (center) of Humboldt, Minn., was honored for 50 years as a Minnesota firearms safety instructor in mid-July. Presenting Johnson with an engraved watch for his years of service was DNR conservation officer Jeremy Woinarowicz (right) and safety instructor Dale Hanson of Hallock, Minn. Courtesy photo
After 50 years of teaching firearm safety, Minnesota instructor has no plans on retiring
August 12, 2018 - 12:05pm
August 6, 2018
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department’s annual spring breeding duck survey conducted in May 2018 showed an index of 3.4 million birds, down 5 percent from last year. Numbers recovered in the summer, with a July survey showing the index up 37 percent from 2017. Courtesy photo / N.D. Game and Fish Department
North Dakota's duck production up from last year, mid-July survey shows
August 6, 2018 - 2:43pm
July 29, 2018
Jeff Sprecher of Grand Forks shows off some of the Airhead muskie lures he developed and is marketing with assistance from KMDA Inc., a Bovey, Minn., distributor and manufacturer. Airheads are available in three colors, but Sprecher has experimented with other colors when pouring the soft plastic components in his Grand Forks home. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service                               play button
Muskie Bacon lures make a splash
July 29, 2018 - 8:21am
rom left: Veterans Rick Bain, Ryan Webb and Matt Roy prepare to load their canoes onto a trailer before heading to Dennis Jerome's home in Grand Rapids on July 24. Tyler Schank / Forum News Service
Seeking solace on the river: Warrior Expeditions helps veterans “walk off the war”
July 29, 2018 - 6:05am
July 18, 2018
A small memorial is pictured under the tree a black bear had climbed in Grand Forks Monday afternoon. The bear was later euthanized. (Sydney Mook / Grand Forks Herald)play button
Memorial left for bear who died in Grand Forks park
July 18, 2018 - 2:40pm