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February 4, 2019
Mick McCoy of Neche, N.D., shared this photo of a rooster pheasant that showed up in his yard Monday morning after being absent for several weeks. "He dropped by this blustery, snowy morning, gorged himself on sunflower seeds for about half an hour, and then flew away," McCoy writes.
That's one tough rooster! Wayward pheasant returns to homeowner's yard in Neche, N.D., after lengthy absence
February 4, 2019 - 12:07pm
November 26, 2018
Vance Bowersox of Grand Forks (top photo) and his son, Whitney, shot these pheasants during an October hunting trip near Williston, N.D. Whitney, who now lives in Florida, comes back each year for pheasant hunting, Vance Bowersox says. Click to see both photos.
Bowersox North Dakota pheasant hunt (click to see both photos)
November 26, 2018 - 8:47am
December 10, 2017
On a western Minnesota farm, the bounty of a December afternoon’s hunt is displayed on a weathered fence. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
December 10, 2017 - 7:47am
October 22, 2017
Pheasant hunters move through a grassland in Lac qui Parle County on Oct. 14, 2017, the opening day of Minnesota's pheasant season. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Pheasant opener proved predictably tough
October 22, 2017 - 6:30am
October 13, 2017
A rooster pheasant takes flight across a field. Forum News Service file photo
N.D. pheasant population hurt by drought
October 13, 2017 - 3:45pm
October 8, 2017
A yellow Lab retrieves a rooster pheasant during a western Minnesota pheasant hunt. Forum News Service file photo
Challenging pheasant season expected in Minnesota, ND, SD
October 8, 2017 - 8:04am
December 29, 2016
C.T. Schulz, 6, of Fulton, S.D., carries two pheasants after a pheasant hunt Thursday near Plano, about 8 miles northeast of Mitchell. (Jake Shama/Forum News Service)
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
December 29, 2016 - 5:22pm
December 18, 2016
Pheasant hunters work along a cattail edge bordering a frozen wetland during a December pheasant hunt in Lac qui Parle County, Minn., on Monday, Dec. 11, 2016. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
COOK: Late-season pheasant hunt offers challenge, surprises
December 18, 2016 - 6:11am
October 22, 2016
A marquee in downtown Regent, N.D., invites hunters to stop in at The Tank for breakfast before the hunt and supper afterward in an effort to provide food and hospitality to the folks in town enjoying the annual pheasant hunting tradition. LAUREN DONOVAN / BISMARCK TRIBUNE
Birds quiet in pheasant country
October 22, 2016 - 8:21pm
October 14, 2016
A rooster wanders around a pen at Kuyper Pheasant Hatchery Thursday southwest of Stickney. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Many SD pheasants aren't from the wild
October 14, 2016 - 9:07pm
September 26, 2016
Gov. Dennis Daugaard speaks to a crowd gathered at the Outdoor Campus after Pheasants Forever announced the 2018 National Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic will be held in Sioux Falls. (Sara Bertsch/ Forum News Service)
Governor announces 2018 national Pheasant Fest to be in Sioux Falls
September 26, 2016 - 7:10pm
February 28, 2016
Pheasants -- as tasty as they are beautiful -- are the main ingredient in Creamy Pheasant Casserole from Kriss Winkelman of Babe Winkelman Productions. (TNS photo)
Camp Cookbook: Favorite pheasant casseroles
February 28, 2016 - 11:00am
August 16, 2015
ASK THE DNR: Pheasant patrol
August 16, 2015 - 4:09am
July 6, 2014
N.D. spring pheasant count increases
July 6, 2014 - 9:15am
October 27, 2013
Chance, Mike Marturano's young Brittany, leaps to get one more sniff of the rooster pheasant he just retrieved during a hunt near McClusky, N.D.
A day on the prairie: A pheasant hunting trip
October 27, 2013 - 4:45am