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Child found not breathing in Red Lake Falls dies
US returns 7-year-old Guatemalan boy taken from his mother at border
Capitol Chatter: Trump seeks 2020 Minnesota win
President Trump officially declares North Korea still a threat, despite his claim after historic summit
Jaeger: ND Libertarian falls short in primary, won't appear on November ballot for secretary of state
crime and courts
Gilby, N.D., native Molly Dickson pursues dream as celebrity stylist
ABC orders spin-off of 'Roseanne' without Roseanne Barr
Can Hugh Hefner's 26-year-old son convince his generation that Playboy is sexy?
Jerry Springer changed TV forever. After 27 seasons, his daytime talk circus may be over.
Fox News' Laura Ingraham says immigrant child detention centers are 'essentially summer camps'
June's busy for gardening enthusiasts
Priceline declares Grand Forks a top destination for summer travel
Koko, the beloved gorilla that learned to communicate using sign language, has died
Marilyn Hagerty: Summer in full bloom
Pope Francis criticizes Trump's family-separation policy, says 'populism is not the solution'
Outside of Vegas, the Minnesota Wild are the only team in the NHL to never draft a UND-bound player
Thursday's local scoreboard
Roseau's Jacob Lindemann commits to UND for football
Seeking new heights, Suns draft Ayton No. 1 overall
Timberwolves pick Georgia Tech guard
Arden W. Moline
Geraldine "Gerri" Olson
Kathy M. Hettenbaugh
Yvonne (Ophaug) Taylor
Kathleen Joan Merten
Fishing report: Trolling spinners becomes a favored walleye presentation, Catfish are wrapping up spawn on Red River
Big bear adds excitement to morning commute for DNR fisheries manager
Urban habitat initiative to benefit Grand Forks
Bismarck angler catches 7-pound rare European zander on Spiritwood Lake
Garrett Eickman walleyes
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Letter: Children shouldn't be political pawns
Letter: Border separation policy an atrocity
Letter: Scripture use in politics can be dangerous
Commentary: Governor Burgum says he’d send National Guard troops to the border if asked
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May 6, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Dance of the sharp-tailed grouse seems purposeful chaos
At this time of year, nature puts on such an extravagant show that it's hard not to be prurient. A case in point is the courtship dance of the...
May 6, 2018 - 6:09am
September 17, 2017
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: North Dakota pheasant numbers decline, Minnesota study reveals neonicotinoid prevalence in prairie grouse etc.
N.D. pheasant counts decline BISMARCK—North Dakota's roadside pheasant survey conducted in late July and August shows total birds and number...
September 17, 2017 - 7:00am
September 10, 2017
N.D. sharptail, partridge numbers decline
Pheasants tend to be the focus of a majority of upland game hunters in North Dakota, but with that opener still a few weeks off—season...
September 10, 2017 - 10:04am
July 16, 2017
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Minnesota ruffed grouse drumming counts rise, North Dakota Game and Fish stocks record number of walleyes etc.
Ruffed grouse counts increase Minnesota's ruffed grouse spring drumming counts were up 57 percent statewide from last year, results from a survey...
July 16, 2017 - 8:04am
July 10, 2017
Minnesota ruffed grouse drumming counts up dramatically
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's ruffed grouse drumming counts were up 57 percent statewide compared to last year, an almost unheard of year-to-year...
July 10, 2017 - 6:56pm
April 17, 2016
REC TOPPER: Camp Cookbook
Lake of the Woods Tourism featured this recipe from Jace Luoma, a recent UND graduate from Grand Rapids, Minn., in its latest newsletter, and...
April 17, 2016 - 7:10am
January 2, 2016
DOUG LEIER: Looking back - and ahead - at N.D. outdoors
I've always enjoyed my final column of the year and first column of the next year, as a kind of closing of one door and looking ahead to what...
January 2, 2016 - 10:53pm
September 13, 2015
GROUSE NOTEBOOK: N.D. sharptail, Hun outlooks
N.D. sharptail, Hun outlooks While Minnesota's grouse seasons open Saturday, hunters already are in the field in North Dakota, where sharptail...
September 13, 2015 - 9:00am
Grouse outlook offers cause for optimism
Minnesota's ruffed grouse drumming counts were statistically unchanged this spring after jumping 34 percent from 2013 to 2014, but a potentially...
September 13, 2015 - 8:45am
July 19, 2015
DOUG LEIER: Spring upland bird counts offer fall insights
Most hunters don't apologize if their conversations drift to the coming fall hunting season while they are still enjoying summer fishing, camping...
July 19, 2015 - 10:45am
September 9, 2012
The grouse hunter's essentials
Here are the basic items that Ted Dick, grouse coordinator for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, takes with him when he goes into the woods grouse hunting, beyond a shotgun and shells. Dick hunts with an English setter. - Two GPS units, on which he marks not only his...
September 9, 2012 - 12:00am
MINNESOTA GROUSE PREVIEW: As expected, numbers decline
Be ready to walk. Ruffed grouse hunting season opens Saturday in Minnesota, and grouse numbers are expected to be down significantly from last...
September 9, 2012 - 12:00am
September 2, 2012
N.D. grouse preview: Sharptails, Huns show modest increases
BISMARCK -- North Dakota hunters can expect to encounter a few more sharp-tailed grouse and Hungarian partridge and fewer ruffed grouse this...
September 2, 2012 - 12:00am
March 10, 2012
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Behavior of birds varies in spring
A crow settled onto the highest branch of the tallest tree in our shelterbelt Saturday morning, and loudly announced its arrival. Down the road...
March 10, 2012 - 11:15pm
September 19, 2010
New book offers ruffed grouse tips
"Serious Grouse Hunting: Book 1" is about one thing: Improving your ruffed grouse hunting.
September 19, 2010 - 12:00am