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July 18, 2018
For the first time since last fall, the U.S. Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for the voluntary Conservation Reserve Program. Courtesy of NDGF
Doug Leier: Voluntary CRP applications could boost grassland habitat
July 18, 2018 - 8:16pm
Boats coming into the marina at the Jamestown Reservoir during the 42nd Annual Walleye/Northern tournament. Courtesy of Linda Chadduck / Dakota Anglers
GARRISON BOUND: Jamestown's Dakota Anglers inducted into Fishing Hall of Fame
July 18, 2018 - 8:14pm
July 12, 2018
There’s more than meets the eye when it comes to stocking a new lake for fishing. Photo courtesy NDGF
Doug Leier: Stocking fish more than simply that
July 12, 2018 - 4:58pm
Sport Shorts: July 12
July 12, 2018 - 11:31am
July 8, 2018
Two-year-old Edie shares a special moment with her best friend, Gramma Ginny. Jessie Veeder / Forum News Service
Who are we without our memories?
July 8, 2018 - 9:11am
Joseph (left) and Bret Baker of Cloquet, Minn., talk about the "flipping" method of casting worms for bass, where the lure is flipped underhanded rather than cast overhand. The father-son duo will fish together dozens of times during the summer.  John Myers / Forum News Service
Father-son duo aren’t limited by same-old fishing routine
July 8, 2018 - 6:55am
July 6, 2018
North Dakota’s 2018 spring pheasant population index was down 30 percent from the same time last year because of reduced production last year. Photo courtesy NDGF
Doug Leier: Spring pheasant population down 30 percent
July 6, 2018 - 4:07pm
July 1, 2018
A European cousin to the walleye, zander have similar markings but are now are considered an exotic species in North America. Spiritwood Lake near Jamestown, N.D., has the only known population of zander, a remnant population from a one-time stocking in 1989. Courtesy photo / Kyle Heim
Commentary: Zander column prompts reader questions
July 1, 2018 - 8:10am
Guide Gary Whitefish holds up a keeper walleye he netted for an angler on Lac La Croix on the Minnesota-Ontario border last weekend. The walleyes were hitting jigs tipped with twister tails, Gulp minnow imitations and leeches. John Myers / Forum News Service
Nice walleyes, lots of bass greet anglers in Ontario waters
July 1, 2018 - 6:29am
June 28, 2018
While the Red River may by the catfish capital of North Dakota, the state does have many other waters where catfish can provide a different or new experience for anglers. Photo courtesy of NDGF
Doug Leier: Finding catfish in North Dakota
June 28, 2018 - 9:08pm
June 24, 2018
Kyle Heim of Bismarck caught this 27-inch, 7-pound zander June 6 on Spiritwood Lake northeast of Jamestown, N.D. Stocked one time in 1989, zander, a European cousin to the walleye, occasionally are caught in Spiritwood, but it's pretty rare. Courtesy of Kyle Heim
Bismarck man catches rare ND zander on Spiritwood
June 24, 2018 - 6:26am
Fishing guide and product promoter Brian Brosdahl of Bro's Guide Service plays a walleye that hit a jig and a golden shiner during a recent June excursion on Cass Lake in northern Minnesota. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Even under bluebird skies, 'Bro' finds the walleyes
June 24, 2018 - 6:17am
Abby Myers uses binoculars to get a closer look at a gull pecking at a dead fish. John Myers / Forum News Service
Good fishing partners, like Abby, hard to find
June 24, 2018 - 6:00am
June 23, 2018
Three men catch some sun and fish Friday on Jamestown Reservoir. John M. Steiner / The Sun
Look what I caught 
June 23, 2018 - 4:16pm
Fishing on Sakakawea. North Dakota Game & Fish file photo
Better fishing access to Sakakawea part of House appeal of rule
June 23, 2018 - 7:33am