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September 3, 2017
Brad Dokken: Angle trip offers mix of work and fishing
The past two weeks have been a blur as a combination of work and vacation took me everywhere from the Northwest Angle to the Twin Cities. On...
September 3, 2017 - 4:14pm
Always in Season: Migration central to all bird life
Not all birds migrate, and those that do don't all migrate in the same way. Yet migration is a central fact in the life of many birds —...
September 3, 2017 - 3:12pm
Farm Bill's CRP provisions will have impact on pheasants, ducks
As pheasant and duck hunters prepare for their upcoming seasons, they'll do so knowing that their success depends in part on policies hashed...
September 3, 2017 - 12:03pm
Windy day muskie adventure with former UND goalie Toby Kvalevog
WALKER, Minn.—The northwest wind was howling; screaming, in fact. On that point there could be no dispute. When you fish big water such...
September 3, 2017 - 11:11am
September 1, 2017
Bernie Kuntz: Notes on sheep rifles
Ed Johnson, 41, is a retired Marine major and an avid hunter who lives in Bozeman. Recently, I helped him clean his sheep rifle, and a few days...
September 1, 2017 - 6:40am
August 30, 2017
Doug Leier: The fruits of stocking
As a prairie kid in the 1980s, the image of a Game and Fish distribution truck backing up to a favorite small lake or reservoir and stocking fingerlings spawned day dreams of fishing memories to come. And I remember the local chatter revolving around what kind of fish and how many...
August 30, 2017 - 11:33pm
August 26, 2017
Waxwing salvages eclipse experience
The cedar waxwing is always a welcome bird, and never more so than at noon Monday of last week. That was Solar Eclipse Day, and Suezette and...
August 26, 2017 - 8:01pm
August 25, 2017
BERNIE KUNTZ: Spinning a snake story
Ed Zern (1910-1994) was a humorist and wit with an English degree who wrote a delightful column for Field & Stream magazine called "Exit Laughing." Similarly, John Hewitt, who wrote for Gray's Sporting Journal, until he had a stroke about a decade ago, also wrote a wonderful book...
August 25, 2017 - 6:39am
August 23, 2017
Doug Leier: Salmon strikes can happen right here
Count me among the thousands of North Dakota anglers who enjoying knowing that if we want to experience the thrill of catching a hard-fighting chinook salmon, we can do it without leaving the state. If that experience is on your “bucket list” as it is on mine, the next several...
August 23, 2017 - 10:02pm
August 18, 2017
My daughter Katrina is 37 and her family is stationed with the Army in Germany, and I miss her a great deal. She's been a part of my columns...
August 18, 2017 - 6:41am
August 16, 2017
Canada goose first option of the fall
Growing up in the Midwest, I always thought August was more about fishing, baseball and the last stretch of summer vacation, rather than a prelude to fall accompanied by football, school and hunting. But times have changed and the transition to fall now seems to start in August rather...
August 16, 2017 - 9:32pm
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