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January 6, 2017
January 6, 2017 - 6:06pm
Lake Winnipeg beckoned New Year's Day for Brad Dokken and two friends as they unloaded the gear and prepared to hit the ice for what would turn out to be a great day of fishing. (Brad Dokken/Grand Forks Herald)
Seeing 'green' on New Year's Day: Fishing trip to Lake Winnipeg lives up to the good reports
January 6, 2017 - 10:48am
January 5, 2017
Outdoor Report
January 5, 2017 - 4:34pm
January 4, 2017
According to Game and Fish statistics, North Dakota sold an all-time high of nearly 223,000 resident and nonresident fishing licenses in 2015-16, the fourth consecutive year of record license sales. (N.D. Game and Fish Department)
Looking back at the outdoors in 2016
January 4, 2017 - 9:29am
January 3, 2017
Brent Getzler of Roosevelt, Minn., holds the new Minnesota state record eelpout he caught Dec. 19 on Lake of the Woods. The big ‘pout officially weighed 19 pounds, 10 ounces, besting the old record of 19 pounds, 8 ounces caught in February 2012 by Aaron Guthrie of Bemidji, also on Lake of the Woods. (Photo courtesy of Brent Getzler)
Record Burbot Officially Is a Record, DNR Official Says; Lake Winnipeg Delivers a Hot Walleye Bite to Start the New Year
January 3, 2017 - 3:36pm
Marco Marolt of Thief River Falls caught these 16-inch crappies on the Ontario side of Lake of the Woods while fishing out of Flag Island Resort. Click on the image to see the full photo.
Marco Marolt crappies
January 3, 2017 - 12:24pm
Outdoors Calendar: Events, fishing and more
January 3, 2017 - 9:55am
December 31, 2016
Commercial fisherman Stephen Dahl of Knife River does all of his herring fishing on Lake Superior in this 18-foot steel skiff. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Demand for fresh-caught herring on North Shore remains strong
December 31, 2016 - 4:26pm
December 30, 2016
Send us your hunting and fishing photos for the Herald's online Trophy Room gallery
December 30, 2016 - 5:06pm
North Dakota's 2017 deer gun season is scheduled to open Nov. 10. (Photo/ N.D. Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier: North Dakota sets dates for 2017 hunting openers
December 30, 2016 - 4:58pm
Brad Dokken: Outdoors goals fall short in 2016
December 30, 2016 - 4:56pm
North Dakota likely will see a trespass bill when legislative session begins
December 30, 2016 - 2:24pm
An elk moves through a patch of trees in northwest Minnesota in this undated photo. Elk were in the news in 2016 in Minnesota and North Dakota. (Photo/Minnesota DNR)
2016: The outdoors in review
December 30, 2016 - 1:29pm
December 29, 2016
Many anglers who haven’t already ventured out to their favorite lake or a promising new destination are waiting anxiously for good ice to get their winter fishing season started. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Lake of the Woods 'excellent' for ice fishing
December 29, 2016 - 6:45pm
December 23, 2016
Favorable snow conditions will allow the North Dakota Game and Fish Department to conduct statewide aerial deer surveys for the first time in about four years. (Craig Bihrle/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Outdoors notebook: North Dakota Game and Fish Department set to begin aerial deer surveys
December 23, 2016 - 12:24pm