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Hearing delayed for man accused of raping two NDSU students
Attorney: Marathon has no rigs operating in Dunn County
Spill reported north of Tioga
Top two Minnesota Democrats make peace over transportation
Marilyn Hagerty: Good Samaritan keeps dog park clean
crime and courts
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lakota-Edmore falls in quarterfinals
BOYS HOCKEY: Wednesday's results
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Wednesday's results
BOYS BASKETBALL: Wednesday's results
AREA NOTEBOOK: Patriots hope to put brakes on Red Lake
Ringling Bros. circus to stop elephant acts by 2018
AT THE MOVIES: Chappie, The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Unfinished Business
Adults catch flu around twice a decade, study finds
THE EATBEAT: Grand Forks couple enjoy high tea, fine dining in Dubai
CHEF JESS: Make ricotta cheese from scratch
life & style
Kristy Ann (Barrett) Driscoll
Pastor Walter E. Wellman
Ice houses removed from Minnesota Lakes as season ends
The lake trout grow big on Saganaga Lake along the Canadian border
DOUG LEIER: Bald eagles weren't always abundant in N.D.
NICE FISH: Big catches this week
OUR OPINION: Essential Air Service needs flight plan for reform
John Kay, Mike Holmes and John Harju: A common gas holds uncommon promise for N.D.
LETTER: Museum's exceptional African art exhibit awaits
LETTER: On the chopping block, N.D.'s historic anti-corporate-farming law
LETTER: Gay-rights bill limits freedom of religion
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February 15, 2015
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Eelpout festival, ice bike race, candlelight ski and more
To get an event in the calendar, contact Brad Dokken at (701) 780-1148, (800) 477-6572 ext. 1148; or by email at email@example.com. Deadline is 5 p.m. Thursdays. Events • Thursday: Grand Forks Audubon Society, Aaltos meeting room in Canad Inns, 1000 S. 42nd St. Vince Ames...
outdoors / outdoors calendar
February 15, 2015 - 9:45am
CAMP COOKBOOK: Grilled Pike Fillets
Any North Dakota angler who hasn't taken advantage of pike fishing this winter is missing out on the opportunity not only for plenty of action but to enjoy one of the most underrated table fare species that swims in fresh water. Get rid of those pesky Y-bones -- all it takes is...
outdoors / fishing
February 15, 2015 - 9:30am
How has North Dakota's mild winter affected wildlife?
Ask Jeb Williams what he'd have chosen for weather going into this winter, and he likely would have asked for an abundance of mild days and little snow. So far, at least, it appears he got his wish. Wildlife chief for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department in Bismarck, Williams...
February 15, 2015 - 9:15am
February 12, 2015
Lake of the Woods The best reports from the south end of the lake are coming from anglers venturing 22 to 25 miles north to areas near Knight, Bridges and Garden islands. A few fish are being caught during low-light hours in 18 feet of water in front of Pine Island. Reefs in the...
outdoors / hunting
February 12, 2015 - 5:15pm
February 10, 2015
Four Bemidji area men cleared of alleged poaching charges
ST. PAUL -- Four Bemidji area men accused of poaching fish on tribal lands between 2009 to 2011 were cleared of charges in federal appeals court Tuesday. A total of 10 men were indicted on felony charges of transportation, sale and purchase of fish taken in violation of tribal...
news / crime and courts
February 10, 2015 - 8:13pm
February 9, 2015
WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Arctic Blast, Ice fishing compliance, Coyote hunting etc.
Here is the weekly report from Department of Natural Resources conservation officers in northwest Minnesota for Feb. 9: District 1 - Baudette area CO Ben Huener (Roseau) checked anglers on Lake of the Woods. Violations encountered included possess over limit of saugers...
February 9, 2015 - 1:59pm
February 8, 2015
REC TOPPER: Fire Hall Theatre brings ice fishing to the stage
Ice fishing might not seem like fodder for a musical, but that's exactly what's on tap beginning Thursday when "Guys on Ice" begins its run at...
February 8, 2015 - 5:15am
Parents offer tips for taking kids ice fishing
Brad Olson admits his two sons -- Carter, 8, and Jackson, 4 -- might be more passionate about ice fishing than most boys their age, but that didn't happen by accident. They got an early start, they've caught enough fish to hold their attention, and their dad has fueled the fever...
February 8, 2015 - 5:00am
February 5, 2015
Heitkamp, bipartisan group introduce legislation for better hunting opportunities
outdoors / hunting
February 5, 2015 - 4:49pm
February 3, 2015
Watch the pressure ridges
There's been a lot of TV coverage this winter about pressure ridges on area lakes, but the winter phenomenon is nothing new. Where there's ice, there's going to be pressure ridges -- or ice heaves, breakers or any number of other names that describe the massive cracks and upheavals...
February 3, 2015 - 3:00pm
February 2, 2015
WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Ice fishing, Marginal snowmobiling conditions etc.
Here is the weekly report from Department of Natural Resources conservation officers in northwest Minnesota: District 1 - Baudette area CO Ben Huener (Roseau) followed up on a case originating on Lake of the Woods. Snowmobile patrol was conducted around Roseau County and...
February 2, 2015 - 3:52pm
February 1, 2015
The Boundary Waters are not just for summer fun
ELY, Minn. — Kelly Murphy’s muffled voice came from inside his fishing shelter not far from the Canadian border on Knife Lake. “There’s hot coffee and cookies in here,” he called out. His son, Nick, was fishing in a nearby shelter, and I was jigging a bucktail at...
February 1, 2015 - 6:57pm
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: DNR seeks comment on deer population goals
The process is still a year off in northwest Minnesota, but the Department of Natural Resources has begun setting new goals for deer populations in the northeast, north-central and east-central parts of the state. DNR seeks comment on deer population goals The process is still...
February 1, 2015 - 7:30am
A rundown on outdoors events, issues across N.D.
Every so often I catch myself with a few pieces of news and notes that might not generate a full column, but are worthy of passing along as reminders. Here are a few of them: Tracking legislation For starters, with the 2015 North Dakota legislative session underway, tracking...
February 1, 2015 - 5:00am
Walleye released 25-inch minimum 29 inches -- Darvin Becker, Fargo, Stump Lake, N.D. Northern pike released 32-inch minimum 33 inches -- Braden Durick, 4, Grand Forks, Devils Lake. Walleye kept 8-pound minimum 31 inches -- Derry Jones, Lake Bronson, Minn., Lake of...
February 1, 2015 - 3:15am