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Grand Forks Herald
St. Paul pizzeria was a front for marijuana dealing, charges say
Names released in fatal Minnesota plane crash
Avian influenza strikes Stearns County turkey flock
Though the law is clear, illegal teen dating a common mistake to make
North Dakota branding laws upheld for imported cattle
crime and courts
UND HOCKEY: UND credits fans for boosting energy levels
COLLEGE BASEBALL: UND grabs first win of the season
AMATEUR BASKETBALL: Sunday's results
COLLEGE BASEBALL: Saturday's results
AMATEUR BASKETBALL: Jeff Horner plays on two finalists in Grand Am
Local piper performs at North Dakota Museum of Art
Implanted device has dramatic affect on hearing
Vertigo condition common, can be sign of serious illness
COMING HOME: At Farm and Fleet, I'm a woman who can do anything
BOOK NOTES: 'The Best of Itsaca' ... 'Diary of a Mad Diva' ... 'Mrs. Kennedy and Me'
life & style
Olive "Ollie" Beine
Knud Morton Ronde Jr.
Lorna Kay (Strom) Jorgens
Frances "Jean" Brown
Ten things for spring
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Northland Fishing Tackle meet and greet
BRAD DOKKEN: The tale of No. 160
Walleye harvest approaches quotas on Red Lake
GET YOUR GEAR ON: 'SoftRack'
OUR OPINION: Obama must stop ignoring Congress
LETTER: Stop treating gays like second-class citizens
LETTER: N.D.'s rules promote prudent, responsible growth
LETTER: Accept no substitutes for Fighting Sioux
George Will: Remembrance of Clintons past
talking with dokken
January 25, 2015
TALKING WITH DOKKEN: Options for teaching hunter safety
Q. Recently, my daughter turned 12. What are the different options for her to take hunter safety, and what are the pros and cons of each? A. For the purposes of this answer, I’ll assume you’re in North Dakota. Hunter education is required by law in North Dakota for anyone...
outdoors / hunting
January 25, 2015 - 9:45am
December 7, 2014
TALKING WITH DOKKEN: Minimum age for fishing?
Q. I recently read that a Canadian man won a case in which he had taken his 3-year-old daughter ice fishing and was using two extra lines for her while fishing. Is there a minimum age in North Dakota for a person to have lines in the water for fishing? A. Blake Riewer,...
outdoors / fishing
December 7, 2014 - 7:30am
November 2, 2014
TALKING WITH DOKKEN: Why birds "drum"?
Q. I heard ruffed grouse drumming during a recent hunting trip in northern Minnesota. I know male birds “drum” in the spring to attract a mate, but why do they drum in the fall? Is it a photoperiod thing or are they just gearing up for next spring? A. The subsonic beat of...
outdoors / wildlife
November 2, 2014 - 7:45am
September 28, 2014
TALKING WITH DOKKEN: Epic fails with new equipment
Q. I was reading a recent issue of an outdoors magazine where they were testing gear. One line that really stuck with me is that sometimes during their test they have epic failures with gear. Have you ever experienced failure of a new product, or tested an outdoors product that didn’t...
outdoors / fishing
September 28, 2014 - 9:30am
April 5, 2014
TALKIN WITH DOKKEN: Are wolves the cause for elk decline in Grygla, Minn., area
Q. I was born in Grygla, Minn., and a friend in Grand Forks sent me your article on the elk survey (“DNR completes elk survey,” Page E6, March 16). Our elk herds (in Washington state) are also on the decline, but the general opinion seems to be that the wolf packs and cougars...
April 5, 2014 - 10:39pm
February 16, 2014
TALKIN WITH DOKKEN: Fish fillets on the ice
Q. I’m going to be spending two nights in a sleeper house on Lake of the Woods in a couple of weeks. I know Minnesota only allows a daily limit, with no possession limit, for most species, but what is the law as far as filleting and consuming fish when on the ice? A. This answer...
outdoors / fishing
February 16, 2014 - 11:45am
January 11, 2014
TALKIN WITH DOKKEN: Are there any kids' fishing derbies in NW Minnesota?
Q. With Minnesota's free ice fishing weekend set for Jan. 18-20, are there any clinics or kids' fishing derbies in the area? A. I ran your...
fishing / outdoors
January 11, 2014 - 10:30pm
July 14, 2013
TALKIN WITH DOKKEN: Recreational vehicles on Wildlife Drive?
Q. I was reading in the Herald recently that the Wildlife Drive at Roseau River Wildlife Management Area will be open to motorized vehicles later this month.
July 14, 2013 - 9:45am