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August 11, 2017
BERNIE KUNTZ: Here's a fishing spot
In the summer of 1980, Cody native Bill Smith and I took a little horse pack outfit up face of the Beartooth Mountains out of Clark, Wyoming and spent a week poking around on the Beartooth Plateau, photographing mountain goats and fishing for brook trout. Bill defined the trip when...
August 11, 2017 - 6:51am
August 10, 2017
PLOTS Q and A
The State Game and Fish Department recently posted the 2017 version of the North Dakota Private Land Open to Sportsmen or PLOTS guide to its website. In addition to the updated maps showing PLOTS acres and other public lands available for hunting this year, the guide also has a question-and-answer...
August 10, 2017 - 6:37am
August 6, 2017
Birding: The American coot is no 'odd duck'
American coots hang out with ducks, and so it is tempting to describe the coot as an odd duck. But the coot is not a duck at all but a member...
August 6, 2017 - 4:01pm
August 4, 2017
BERNIE KUNTZ: Meet the bullheads
When I was a youngster I spent considerable time on the banks of the James River, and sometimes Pipestem Creek, usually with a young friend or two while fishing for bullheads. About this time of year there would be an inch-thick layer of algae on the rivers, so we'd bring along a...
August 4, 2017 - 6:38am
August 1, 2017
A morning boating mishap didn't do much to slow down Josh Klein and Jay Kulla. The local pro anglers ran into a tree during day 1 of the Cabela's...
August 1, 2017 - 6:38am
July 30, 2017
Always in Season: Egret falls between graceful and ungainly
Birds and landscapes are bound together. Landscape is habitat, and in landscapes, birds are punctuation marks. The bird that rose from the great...
July 30, 2017 - 5:36pm
July 28, 2017
Goodbye to towing
For years I used to happily drive from Bozeman to Jamestown, pick up my Dad, hook up his old 18-foot Lund to my 3/4-ton Dodge diesel, and pull it up to Canada to fish. I'd tow it back down and park it in Jamestown upon my return. Then, since neither of us used the boat in the U.S.,...
July 28, 2017 - 6:51am
July 27, 2017
DOUG LEIER: Bluegill fisheries, angling expanding
Ask an angler with his friends or co-workers within earshot what his three favorite North Dakota fishing targets are and you'll likely hear walleye,...
July 27, 2017 - 6:43am
July 26, 2017
Fur harvester classes scheduled
The North Dakota Cooperative Fur Harvester Education Program is sponsoring two fur harvester education classes for anyone interested in trapping or hunting furbearers. Courses in Bismarck and Jamestown are set for Aug. 22, 24 and 26. Courses are free and take 16 hours to complete...
July 26, 2017 - 6:56am
July 23, 2017
Brad Dokken: North Dakota angler to fish international tournament in Russia
Shawn Hennings is in for quite an adventure. Hennings, 46, of Hillsboro, N.D., is a member of the four-man USA Predator Fishing Team competing...
July 23, 2017 - 2:18pm
Always in Season: Goldfinch season arrives in the valley
Goldfinch season is either coming or going, depending on your point of view. From the goldfinch's point of view, it's coming on, but from the...
July 23, 2017 - 1:35pm
July 21, 2017
Tales of camp dogs
There is a curious animal that inhabits the fishing camps of the Far North, and it is called the "camp dog." My first recollection of camp dogs...
July 21, 2017 - 7:09am
July 14, 2017
KUNTZ: Reflections on the 50th reunion
"It's been rough and rocky traveling but I'm finally standing upright on the ground. And after taking several readings, I'm surprised to find my mind's still fairly sound." — Willie Nelson I've had a time of it during the last decade with seven surgeries in seven years, a drop...
July 14, 2017 - 6:36am
July 9, 2017
Brad Dokken: Canada law eases border boat crossing
Entering Canada by water just got easier for anglers and other boaters who cross the border for the day and meet a simple set of guidelines....
July 9, 2017 - 2:22pm
Always in Season: Sandpiper whistle attracts attention
The upland sandpiper is different from other birds in several respects. To begin with, it has two common names. For the last 30 years or so,...
July 9, 2017 - 1:20pm