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April 3, 2015
Personal history of handloading
(First of two parts) Hunters who own one rifle and hunt deer a weekend or two a year are not likely to be handloaders, particularly in these times when factory ammunition is better than it ever has been. However, if you own a battery of rifles, hunt everything from coyotes to bears,...
April 3, 2015 - 8:39am
Dakota Recreation Report
Jamestown Sun Dakota Recreation Report April 3, 2015 Patricia Stockdill Outdoor Notes: Be careful around muddy shorelines to avoid tearing up the ground. New fishing, hunting, and furbearer licenses now required. April 6: N.D. Game & Fish Dept. public advisory board meeting,...
April 3, 2015 - 8:37am
April 2, 2015
Outdoor heritage fund debated
Dem says GOP breaks promise with Senate vote to keep Outdoor Heritage Fund cap at $30M BISMARCK — In what one Democrat called "the first of unfortunately a long line of broken promises," state senators passed a bill Wednesday that would keep the state's Outdoor Heritage...
April 2, 2015 - 7:02am
March 31, 2015
Outdoor Heritage Fund levels debated
BISMARCK — A proposal to raise the cap on North Dakota's Outdoor Heritage Fund by $20 million drew strong support from conservation groups and others Friday, but a Bismarck lawmaker questioned whether cuts should be considered given the state's financial outlook amid slumping...
March 31, 2015 - 6:51am
March 18, 2015
Project may bring handicapped-accessible fishing piers to Devils Lake
DEVILS LAKE, N.D.
March 18, 2015 - 7:04am
February 20, 2015
Survey sheds light on ice-fishing
Most of my life I’ve been curious and inquisitive on how different factors influence what we do, where we go and how we spend our time and money outdoors. So I’ll be very interested in the results of an ice fishing survey the North Dakota Game and Fish Department is conducting...
February 20, 2015 - 9:07am
February 5, 2015
Letter to the editor: Governor shows leadership; Legislature should too
Thanks Gov. Jack Dalrymple, R-N.D., for your leadership in elevating conservation and recreational priorities of our state. Your commitment to invest $50 million in new funding in 2015-2017 for our state parks and Outdoor Heritage Fund shows your recognition and leadership on these...
February 5, 2015 - 7:20am
February 3, 2015
Letter to the editor: Legislators need to increase funding for OHF
North Dakota’s population is growing, thanks in large part to the Bakken boom. As we continue to grow, we must think about how we are going to keep our state attractive to live and work in for future generations. Most North Dakotans enjoy spending time outdoors hunting, fishing,...
February 3, 2015 - 7:19am
January 28, 2015
Tree branches and a road sign reflect in a pool of water and ice Tuesday in Jamestown as temperatures rose above 40 degrees. John M. Steiner/The...
January 28, 2015 - 7:03am
Weather cooperates for outdoor work
John M. Steiner / The Sun Warm weather on Tuesday made for a more pleasant day for working outdoors as these carpenters set rafters on a new...
January 28, 2015 - 6:56am
January 16, 2015
Taking advantage of the weather
David Samson / Forum News Service North Dakota State University students take advantage of balmy temperatures while playing a pickup game of...
January 16, 2015 - 8:28am
January 9, 2015
Climber clears key hurdle in bid to scale El Capitan in California
LOS ANGELES - One of two climbers trying become the first to scale a 3,000-foot (900-meter) face of the El Capitan rock formation in California's Yosemite National Park without bolts or other climbing tools has cleared a key stretch and believes he will make it to the top, representatives...
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January 9, 2015 - 9:00pm
Be sensible during winter
About a decade ago a pair of teenage girls departed from Saco, Mont., up on the northern plains, clad only in their school clothes and headed home. They had no emergency gear with them and didn’t have any coats on their bodies or in the car. They drove into a snow drift and froze...
January 9, 2015 - 11:03am
January 8, 2015
Game and Fish to conduct winter creel survey
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has initiated a winter creel survey in the south central part of the state to learn who is fishing and what they are catching. “Our guys will be hitting various small district lakes scattered throughout south-central North Dakota, primarily...
January 8, 2015 - 9:02am
January 3, 2015
Hockey on a nice day
Chris Olson / The Sun With temperatures in the low 40s Friday, this pick-up game of hockey at McElroy Park meant no jackets needed for the ...
January 3, 2015 - 7:51am