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November 11, 2018
Hannah Laumb, 16, Grand Forks, let her smile do the talking Sunday, Oct. 28, after shooting this cow moose in hunting Unit M10 of northwest North Dakota. Laumb used a custom-made .308 rifle to shoot the moose near the edge of a partially harvested cornfield the landowner had given her permission to hunt. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)                               play button
Hannah's Hunt: Grand Forks Central junior makes the most of her once-in-a-lifetime North Dakota moose tag
November 11, 2018 - 6:45am
 U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn. (right), chats with Minnesota DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr on Tuesday, Oct. 30, during the dedication of a trail expanding ATV access in Beltrami Island State Forest. Peterson is among the lawmakers urging House leaders to take up legislation to delist gray wolves from federal protection in the Great Lakes states and Wyoming. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Congressman Peterson praises wolf delisting letter, Donate deer to Sportsmen Against Hunger, Report feral pig sightings in North Dakota etc.
November 11, 2018 - 6:10am
November 8, 2018
North Dakota's deer hunting tradition resumes at noon Friday
November 8, 2018 - 3:34pm
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has implemented restrictions on importing deer, elk and moose from states and provinces where chronic wasting disease has been documented. The restrictions are in place to minimize the risk of spreading CWD in North Dakota. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
North Dakota Game and Fish Department reminds hunters of big game transport rules
November 8, 2018 - 9:47am
Salmon provide a unique fishing opportunity for anglers on the Missouri River System, but the fish don't naturally reproduce in North Dakota. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
North Dakota Game and Fish Department completes salmon spawn on the Missouri River System
November 8, 2018 - 9:39am
November 5, 2018
Biologists for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department counted 2,446 mule deer in the aerial survey in October. The buck-to-doe ratio of 43 bucks per 100 does was higher than last year and the same as the long-term average. The mule deer fawn-to-doe ratio was 84 fawns per 100 does, which was higher than 2017 but slightly lower than the long-term average of 89 fawns per 100 does. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Mule deer survey confirms uptick in fawn production in western North Dakota
November 5, 2018 - 9:12am
November 4, 2018
North Dakota hunters who were fortunate enough to draw a deer gun tag will encounter good opportunities when the state's deer gun season opens at noon Friday, Nov. 9. (Photo/ Ty Stockton, North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
North Dakota Deer Preview: Hunters with gun tags have cause for optimism
November 4, 2018 - 6:25am
Photo/ Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
DEER HUNTING NOTEBOOK: Hides for Habitat collection sites set up in East Grand Forks, Min-Dak Border Chapter of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association continues to gain momentum etc.
November 4, 2018 - 6:20am
October 31, 2018
Deer heads are collected by the North Dakota Game and Fish Department each year and are tested to determine whether chronic wasting disease or other illnesses are spreading in the state. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier: North Dakota hunters should be aware of CWD regulations
October 31, 2018 - 11:41am
October 24, 2018
This year’s fall fish survey indicated that most waters in North Dakota fared as good as or better than expected. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier: Fall fish production surveys offer hint of long-term fishing prospects
October 24, 2018 - 12:02pm
October 21, 2018
Brian "Bro" Brosdahl of Max, Minn., holds a chunky Devils Lake walleye he caught in September 2015. Walleye numbers on the big lake are close to average, although the number of "eater"-size walleyes in the 15- to 20-inch range is down slightly, the Game and Fish Department said, based on results from the annual July adult population survey. (File photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Surveys shed light on Devils Lake fish populations
October 21, 2018 - 6:30am
Walleyes had a strong hatch this past spring on Lake Sakakawea, where a fall reproduction survey tallied the eighth-highest count of young-of-the-year walleyes on record, the Game and Fish Department said. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Fall survey notes strong fish production in key North Dakota waters
October 21, 2018 - 6:14am
October 16, 2018
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ DOUG LEIER: Uncertainty continues to surround North Dakota's bighorn sheep population
October 16, 2018 - 9:27am
October 15, 2018
Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department
Antlerless whitetail tags remain in 3 southwest North Dakota hunting units
October 15, 2018 - 4:04pm
October 14, 2018
Delta Waterfowl's predator trapping programs aims to improve nesting success for ducks.  The Dallas-based DSC Foundation recently awarded a $10,000 grant to aid Delta in its predator management work. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Delta Waterfowl receives grant for predator trapping program, Game and Fish offers reminder on equipment registration number etc.
October 14, 2018 - 6:12am
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