Theodore Roosevelt National Park officials said Thursday that 46 elk were removed from the park’s South Unit during the maintenance phase for managing the herd’s population.
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 announced Monday.
The key to successful deer hunting is preparation, and the most successful hunters almost always look at the pastime as a year-round pursuit that goes far beyond the hunt. With that in mind, the publishers of Deer & Deer Hunting magazine have launched a series of “Deer & Deer Hunting Education” online courses.RELATED CONTENT
Anyone eager to get out cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling will find an abundance of opportunities at many Minnesota state parks and trails, thanks to this past week’s heavy snowfall.
Many of North Dakota’s hunter education courses are offered early in the calendar year, and the Game and Fish Department is reminding anyone planning to take a course to sign up now.
Hope Lyberg, 13, Humboldt, Minn., shared this story of a deer hunting trip in northwest Minnesota with her cousin, Ruthie Finney, 11, Lancaster, Minn., and their grandpa, Greg Wilson, also of Lancaster. The girls are home-schooled, with Lyberg in the seventh grade and Finney a sixth-grader.
Brad Dokken answers the question: What do I look for in a snowshoe, and are there any rules for buying them?
A look at upcoming outdoor related events.
The beauty of having an outdoors lover on your holiday gift list is the seemingly endless array of products on the market. Whether you’re buying for a hunter, angler or birdwatcher, gift ideas abound.RELATED CONTENT
The rack of a massive bull elk shot this fall in northwest Minnesota has been scored by a certified measurer for the Boone and Crockett Club, and it’s all but official the trophy will be the highest-scoring elk ever taken by hunting in Minnesota.RELATED CONTENT
Slush has been on my mind in recent days, thanks to the storm that dumped upwards of a foot of snow across vast parts of the region. If you ice fish, you’ll understand my concern.RELATED CONTENT
A raccoon is not a bird, as all of us know, but that doesn’t keep raccoons from coming to a bird feeder. Two of them were near constant guests at our feeders during last week’s storm.RELATED CONTENT
I’m pretty certain my wife and kids tire of my stories from “back in the day” or “how things used to be.” More often than not, it’s a discussion about how technology and electronic advances keep people from getting outside, or the capability to visit with new “friends” while waiting in checkout lines.RELATED CONTENT
The aqua and peach pillars of light over the Grand Forks area Thursday night looked like the northern lights but, weather experts say, it’s something else that might be just as rare.RELATED CONTENT
A quick look at fishing and skiing conditions.