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November 8, 2018
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
Evan Mickelson of Rolla, N.D., released this 27-inch walleye Aug. 5 on Lake Sakakawea.
Evan Mickelson walleye
November 5, 2018 - 9:04am
October 21, 2018
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
September 28, 2018
An oil well is pictured along the shoreline of Lake Sakakawea in Williams County, N.D., on Wednesday, April 11, 2017. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service
Oil drilling unit near Lake Sakakawea to move forward
September 28, 2018 - 7:15pm
September 27, 2018
Joel Toso, senior water resources engineer for Wenck Associates, presents a final Missouri River study to the North Dakota Industrial Commission on Thursday in Bismarck. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
ND Industrial Commission adopts Missouri River study, but new lawsuits expected in oil, gas ownership dispute
September 27, 2018 - 7:02pm
September 24, 2018
A drilling rig operates in April at a Slawson Exploration well pad near Lake Sakakawea on the Fort Berthold Reservation. Drilling is now complete with hydraulic fracturing expected to begin in October. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Oil company proposes new wells near Lake Sakakawea
September 24, 2018 - 6:04pm
August 22, 2018
A drilling rig operates in April at a Slawson Exploration well pad near Lake Sakakawea on the Fort Berthold Reservation. Drilling is now complete with hydraulic fracturing expected to begin in October. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
MHA Nation continues legal fight over oil wells near Lake Sakakawea
August 22, 2018 - 6:09pm
August 1, 2018
Olivia Lone Bear, 32, was last seen driving a teal 2011 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 on Oct. 25 in New Town. Her brother Matthew Lone Bear confirmed the truck was found Tuesday evening. Special to Forum News Service via Bismarck Tribune

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New details emerge to how missing North Dakota woman was found in Lake Sakakawea
August 1, 2018 - 9:11pm
July 11, 2018
Lake Sakakawea begins to drop
July 11, 2018 - 4:52pm
July 6, 2018
Sakakawea to remain high as levels approach spillway
July 6, 2018 - 4:45pm
June 28, 2018
ND marinas challenged by high water
June 28, 2018 - 6:30pm
June 27, 2018
Josh Swanson, an attorney representing several families with mineral rights under Lake Sakakawea, testifies at an Industrial Commission public hearing in Bismarck on Tuesday involving the ordinary high water mark of the Missouri River before the construction of Garrison Dam and Lake Sakakawea. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Missouri River study draws objections from royalty owners
June 27, 2018 - 10:58am
June 23, 2018
Fishing on Sakakawea. North Dakota Game & Fish file photo
Better fishing access to Sakakawea part of House appeal of rule
June 23, 2018 - 7:33am
June 5, 2018
Lake Sakakawea's rise exceeding expectations
June 5, 2018 - 5:10pm
June 1, 2018
North Dakota Game and Fish Department confirms ongoing rainbow smelt die-off in Lake Sakakawea
June 1, 2018 - 2:06pm