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May 5, 2018
Burrowing by prairie dogs in this area in the Boyce Creek drainage encompasses hundreds of acres and, along with drought, has reduced forage available for livestock grazing in Little Missouri National Grasslands pastures. Lauren Donovan / Bismarck Tribune
US Forest Service plans to reclaim land from prairie dogs
May 5, 2018 - 9:36am
April 29, 2018
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ND Badlands in early spring invites hikers
April 29, 2018 - 10:03am
April 16, 2018
Bighorn sheep population decreases in Badlands
April 16, 2018 - 9:11pm
March 30, 2018
Walker Wadkins describes how he survived 25 hours in a snowstorm in the Badlands near Medora, N.D., earlier this month. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Lost hiker recounts story of surviving surprise snowstorm in ND Badlands for 25 hours
March 30, 2018 - 9:23pm
January 18, 2018
Becky Barnes is pictured digging out a rib, next to a cast bone, her jug of sun tea, and supplies at a dig held near Bismarck. (Photo courtesy of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources)
North Dakota Geological Survey announces public fossil dig dates
January 18, 2018 - 4:24am
November 11, 2017
A flexible hose lies next to the Little Missouri River as oil company representatives tour the area. The hose is used in the process of sourcing water from the river for use by the oil industry for hydraulic fracturing in western North Dakota. (Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune)
Landowner seeks to preserve Badlands: ND native aims to limit oil impact on Elkhorn Ranch
November 11, 2017 - 8:01pm
September 1, 2017
Autumn Reeser stars as Anna, a driven paleontologist with a dark past in "Valley of Bones." Special to The Forum
Dig it: 'Valley of Bones' rolls out North Dakota noir
September 1, 2017 - 10:35am
April 23, 2017
University of Mary theater director Daniel Bielinski, right, directs Gracie Burns for a scene in an upcoming film. Bielinski is shooting his third film in partnership with the university and the help of his students. Burns is a senior soon to graduate with a major in biology and minor in theater. (Tom Stromme / Bismark Tribune)
New Western film to be shot in Badlands
April 23, 2017 - 11:30pm
January 6, 2017
Donnie Johnson of Grand Forks shot this 5x5 mule deer buck Nov. 5 in the Badlands near Grassy Butte, N.D., while accompanied by grandsons Chase Spicer, 13 (left), and Jake Spicer, 9. The Badlands hunting trip was a first for the boys, said Johnson, 75, who is getting a European mount of the rack made for his grandsons.
Donnie Johnson buck
January 6, 2017 - 10:17am
November 23, 2016
Tristan Werre, 14, of Grand Forks, shot this mule deer buck, "The 9MM Buck" (his first buck), in the Badlands of western North Dakota while hunting with his dad, Darrin. Tristan is a 9th grader at Red River. Click on the image to see the full photo.
Tristan Werre '9MM Buck'
November 23, 2016 - 4:58pm
September 2, 2016
Wild Mountain Sheep feeding on a hilltop at Waterton Lakes National Park. iStock photo.
Eight hunting licenses issued for Badlands' bighorn sheep
September 2, 2016 - 2:37pm
August 25, 2016
Students from local elementary schools spent their morning at Painted Canyon Visitor Center to commemorate the launch of the Theodore Roosevelt National Park quarter. (Forum News Service Photo by Sydney Mook)play button
Roosevelt coin released on National Park Service anniversary
August 25, 2016 - 9:44pm
August 12, 2016
Jeff Van Hooser, a first year National Park Service Ranger at the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park,  visits with guests Steve and Laurie Patee of Ridgfield, Washington recently.  Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
More visitors discovering splendor of national park's North Unit
August 12, 2016 - 4:35pm
A bison rests in the prairie grass of the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park recently.  Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Study examines genetics of bison in Theodore Roosevelt park
August 12, 2016 - 4:31pm
August 9, 2016
A workover rig stands over six pumping oil wells in the Little Missouri Grassland breaks north of Killdeer, N.D., in Dunn County, on Oct. 18, 2015. (Dustin Monke / Forum News Service)
Study: Planning key to minimizing effect of oil on Badlands
August 9, 2016 - 5:26am
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