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Thompson claims state volleyball title over Oakes
Bismarck Century wins fourth straight volleyball title
Thompson tops Oakes for 'B' volleyball title
SIOUX CITY BOUND: Jimmies sweep Indians in NAIA opening round
H.S. State Volleyball Tournament: Day 2 results / all-tourney teams
Bursack: Don't let holidays make life changes more difficult
Fielding Questions: Palm problem diagnosed, best watermelon variety and more
Salonen: 40 Days for Life end brings stark conclusions
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Community calendar of events for Nov. 17, 2018
Salvation Army kicks off Kettle Campaign
Community Thanksgiving Dinner set
Community calendar of events for Nov. 16, 2018
Births for Nov. 14, 2018
Births for Nov. 7, 2018
Richard & Bea Brown
Jamestown marriage licenses for Oct. 20, 2018
November 4, 2018
Report shows economic impact of ice fishing on Lake Winnipeg
Lake Winnipeg in the past 15 years has become the go-to destination for big walleyes in the winter, and the results of a newly released market study paint a powerful picture of the impact recreational fishing has on the region’s economy.
November 4, 2018 - 7:00am
October 31, 2018
Longtime columnist Bernie Kuntz dies
Bernie Kuntz was awarded a Bronze Star for his service with the U.S. Marine Corps during Vietnam. The avid hunter and fisherman, born and raised...
October 31, 2018 - 7:41am
September 30, 2018
Commentary: Making the best of cold, cruddy weather
FORT FRANCES, Ont.—Spend enough time outdoors, and you're going to get bit by bad weather eventually; it's pretty much unavoidable. Such...
September 30, 2018 - 9:03am
September 23, 2018
'Fish Addictions TV' host adds touring walleye pro to his resume
THOMPSON, N.D.—When Mike Olson placed fourth in the recent Cabela's National Walleye Tour championship on Lake of the Woods in northern...
September 23, 2018 - 6:26am
Perch Patrol buys Mitchell's Guide Service
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — There's been a change in the guiding landscape on Devils Lake with the sale of Mitchell's Guide Service, founded by North Dakota Fishing Hall of Fame angler Jason Mitchell, to the Perch Patrol Guide Service. Steve "Zippy" Dahl, a founder and owner of the...
September 23, 2018 - 6:05am
September 19, 2018
A fisherman has the lines in the water Tuesday at Jamestown Reservoir. John M. Steiner / The Sun
September 19, 2018 - 6:59am
September 6, 2018
Doug Leier: Hunters need general game license
The North Dakota legislature established the general game license in 1967, and ever since then deer hunters have needed one, in addition to a...
September 6, 2018 - 6:54am
September 5, 2018
Bernie Kuntz: Bowing to the whiners
In the last issue of BUGLE magazine, published by the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, I noticed that Colorado has made the same mistake that Montana and a number of other western states have made.
September 5, 2018 - 7:58pm
September 2, 2018
Commentary: August ends with catfish songs and a prized 'Hen'
GRAND FORKS — It's not often that I get to write about my enjoyment of music and fishing in the same column, but the opportunity came along...
September 2, 2018 - 11:38am
August 29, 2018
Doug Leier: Regulations to remember as hunting season nears
Whether it's early September archery deer hunting, dove hunting, or late season pheasant hunting, North Dakota's 220,000 acres of state wildlife...
August 29, 2018 - 7:03pm
Bernie Kuntz: Magic of sheep hunting
The late Charley Waterman included a chapter on wild sheep hunting in his wonderful little book, "The Part I Remember", and in it he wrote, "There is only a little sheep hunting for most of us." Waterman shot a big Stone ram somewhere off the Alaska Highway in northern British Columbia...
August 29, 2018 - 7:03pm
August 22, 2018
Bernie Kuntz: Funding conversation
It is no big secret that hunter numbers are declining. In fact, hunter participation in the U.S. dropped 16 percent between 2011 and 2016. That's according to the latest survey taken by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). The decline translates into less license money taken...
August 22, 2018 - 3:10pm
Doug Leier: Catch-and-release has become common practice
As a kid growing up in North Dakota a few decades ago, I don't really even recall the concept of catch-and-release fishing, let alone the intentional...
August 22, 2018 - 3:09pm
August 19, 2018
Column: Walleye bust rumor turns out to be overstated
Following up on rumors goes with the territory in the news business. They might turn out to be much ado about nothing, but then again. ... Such...
August 19, 2018 - 3:20pm
August 8, 2018
Bernie Kuntz: Voices from the past
One of a number of rewarding aspects of writing a weekly column for 44+ years, is that people out of one's past come back to life through a phone call, letter, postcard or e-mail. For example, last week a 61-year-old woman from San Francisco named Dana sent me several e-mails, asking...
August 8, 2018 - 8:03pm