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December 20, 2017
A Gulf corvina.  Gulf of California Marine Program.
Biologists record the machine-gun sound of the loudest known fish
December 20, 2017 - 12:12pm
December 19, 2017
A coyote in St. Paul's Hidden Falls Regional Park went after one dog and was tracking another before a police officer shot at it on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. (Courtesy of D'Aquila family)
After coyote stalks dogs in Minn. park, officer shoots at animal
December 19, 2017 - 6:54pm


A lone ice fishing tent on the south end of the Jamestown Reservoir, near the marina landing. The ice was not too thick with a lot of open water but subzero temperatures are expected by the weekend. Tom LaVenture / The Sun
On thin ice
December 19, 2017 - 6:54am
December 17, 2017
Ruffed grouse. Illustration by Mike Jacobs.
What bird is the Christmas partridge?
December 17, 2017 - 9:30am
New northern pike regulations go into effect March 1 on Minnesota inland waters, but anglers can't begin targeting pike until the general fishing opener Saturday, May 12. Minnesota DNR photo
Outdoors notebook: New MN regulations, ND dates set
December 17, 2017 - 6:36am
December 10, 2017
The clearest trail camera image of the mountain lion on the west side of Six-Mile Bay of Devils Lake was taken as the cat crossed a trail, its head and ears erect as if keeping tabs on its surroundings.
Mountain lion leaves trail of rumors in Devils Lake
December 10, 2017 - 8:38am
An X-ray image taken at a Winnipeg rehab facility this fall shows the damage to the right wing of David, a peregrine falcon hatched in 2016 in Grand Forks and named after local birding authority Dave Lambeth. Courtesy of Robert Wheeldon, Parkland Mews / Special to Forum News Service
Rehabbed Grand Forks peregrine lands permanent home in Winnipeg
December 10, 2017 - 8:23am
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
December 8, 2017
Sam Cook
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
December 8, 2017 - 7:32am
December 7, 2017
Linda Palcich / Courtesy / Bemidji Pioneer
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
December 7, 2017 - 2:12pm
Bernie Kuntz: Tough hunts
December 7, 2017 - 6:46am
December 5, 2017
FILE -- The sun rises over Valley of The Gods inside Bears Ears National Monument, near Blanding Utah, Aug. 23, 2017. President Donald Trump said on Dec. 4, 2017, that he will dramatically reduce the size of a vast expanse of protected federal land in Utah, including Bears Ears National Monument, a rollback of some two million acres that is the largest in scale in the nation’s history. (Alex Goodlett/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
'The President Stole Your Land': Patagonia, REI blast Trump on national monument rollbacks
December 5, 2017 - 8:15am
December 3, 2017
Forum Communications Company Publisher, Mark Jacobs. photo by Jenna Watson/Grand Forks Herald
Commentary: A downy and dependable winter bird
December 3, 2017 - 6:13pm
Venturing out on early ice is hard work, says Brosdahl, who uses a Nils Master auger mounted on a cordless drill to check ice thickness in this undated photo. Note the ice picks on his jacket, which Brosdahl believes should be required equipment for ice fishing enthusiasts. (Photo courtesy of Brian Brosdahl)
When it comes to ice fishing, 'Bro' knows
December 3, 2017 - 3:21pm
Commentary: ND deer hunters vent their frustrations at meeting
December 3, 2017 - 10:18am