People around Rice Lake in northwestern North Dakota are experiencing flooding for a third straight year.
A deadly tornado hit suburban Oklahoma City on Monday. A quick look at some basic facts:
A Montana man died in a rock climbing accident as he tried to climb to the top of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, authorities said.
Heavy rains that have been falling since late last week have led to flooding in North Dakota that has forced some residents from their homes and threatened a dam.
Camping restrictions established last year on some wildlife management areas in western North Dakota and along Lake Sakakawea will remain in place this year.
Boats line up in the drizzling rain Sunday afternoon prior to having their fish weighed for the Dakota Anglers 37th Annual Walleye/Northern Tournament Sunday at the Jamestown Reservoir.RELATED CONTENT
J.T. Thompson, of Jamestown, weighs a northern pike caught by Dana and Nick Noot of Marion, N.D., at the Dakota Anglers 37th Annual Walleye/Northern Tournament Sunday at the Jamestown Reservoir.RELATED CONTENT
At least 50 homeowners have signed an informal petition opposing industrial development near Harmon Lake north of Mandan. Morton County’s Planning and Zoning Commission has recommended the county approve the rezoning of a 102-acre area, and the matter is now in the hands of the County Commission. The Bismarck Tribune reports that XL Homes has not said what type of projects would be developed.
The amount of water flowing into the Missouri River is expected to remain lower than usual, so officials are conserving water in the river’s reservoirs.
There are many factors that will determine if you get a fish to bite and then get it in the boat or on shore. First you’ve got to find them, then you’ve got to put a bait in front of them, then you’ve got to get them to bite. Once a fish eats your bait, that’s when the fun begins. You’ve got to have a good knot and strong line, and you’ve got to have your drag set properly so it will give a little but not too much when the fish wants to run.
It is interesting to wander through a big sporting goods store, or examine a Cabela’s fishing catalog and see the bewildering array of fishing gear available these days … baffling numbers, styles and colors of fishing lures, dozens of fishing lines in any pound test one wishes, dozens of spinning reels and advanced bait-casting reels that seldom if ever backlash.
The 2013 North Dakota legislature dealt with a number of bills related to outdoor recreation and conservation.
As you probably already know, fishing can be an expensive hobby. Basic needs for fishing include rods, reels, boats, motors, trolling motors, life preservers, etc, etc. Even a modest fishing enthusiast can spend $2500 or more on these basic start-up materials. My mom always teased my dad, “I could order in fresh Maine lobster every day cheaper than the cost per pound on your walleye production.” My dad always loved that one…
NEW YORK (AP) — When the school year ends a few weeks from now, millions of kids will head off to sleepaway camp for a summer filled with color wars, kayaking and bunk life. Most will have a great time, some will make friends for life, and many will look back on the experience fondly.