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June 15, 2019
Here's to 16-and-17-inch walleyes.
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
June 15, 2019 - 4:30pm
June 14, 2019
The annual Fishin' for the Cure tournament on Lake Sakakawea raises money to fund research into curing childhood cancers. This year's tournament is Saturday, June 15, on Beulah Bay. Submitted photo by Tyler Schlosser
Weekend fishing tournament on Lake Sakakawea to raise money for cancer research
June 14, 2019 - 3:00pm
The head of a hunted deer lies on a table during an inspection by Pennsylvania wildlife biologists.   Jason Bittel / Washington Post
A deadly deer disease is spreading. Could it strike people, too?
June 14, 2019 - 10:36am
DNR Area Fisheries Supervisor Eric Altena with a nice smallmouth bass caught Thursday, June 6, on the upper Mississippi River near Brainerd. Steve Hoffman photo
Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
June 14, 2019 - 10:30am
June 12, 2019
In 2018  game wardens issued more than 2,400 citations, compared to 2,500 in 2017 and 2,300 citations in 2016. Photo courtesy NDGF
Doug Leier: Some common game and fish violations
June 12, 2019 - 3:20pm
June 9, 2019
Brad Dokken
Dokken: Cedar waxwings bring flowering crab tree to life during early June encounter
June 9, 2019 - 8:10am
June 7, 2019
Jeremy Merxbauer, of Parkston, S.D., picks morel mushrooms from a spot in Northern Hutchinson County in May 2019. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
S.D. man takes mushroom hunting from hobby to addiction
June 7, 2019 - 10:49am
Hunting and fishing is a $2.1 billion industry in North Dakota driven by open-water angling by residents, according to a recently released study by North Dakota State Univeristy.
McFeely: Hunting, fishing remain economic powerhouses in N.D.
June 7, 2019 - 9:28am
June 5, 2019
This spring, nearly 1,700 students from 63 North Dakota high school teams are participating in the clay target league, with more than 1,300 students from 50 high school teams. Photo courtesy NDGF
Doug Leier: Clay target league continues to grow
June 5, 2019 - 2:20pm
June 3, 2019
At the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., Mikah Meyer completes a three-year-long quest to visit every National Park Service site in the United States. Washington Post photo by Michael S. Williamson.
How Congress nearly ruined a man's quest to visit all national park sites in one trip
June 3, 2019 - 11:48am
June 2, 2019
Fishing guide Jay Breckheimer is a rare voice standing up for higher water levels in Devils Lake, N.D. He believes lower water levels, which would benefit farmers, would have a devastating effect on fishing and tourism in the lake region. Photo courtesy of Jerry Breckheimer
McFeely: Devils Lake guide wages lonely fight to keep water level high
June 2, 2019 - 5:06pm
May 31, 2019
North Dakota State University researcher Alec Lackmann with a large bigmouth buffalo that was part of a study showing the fish is one of the oldest-living freshwater species in the world. Lackmann's research found one bigmouth buffalo that was 112 years old and many older than 80 years.
McFeely: NDSU researcher finds some Minnesota fish live more than 100 years
May 31, 2019 - 1:29pm
May 29, 2019
Nobody wants to intentionally spread or introduce aquatic nuisance species, and game wardens would much rather see compliance with the laws than have to write tickets. Photo courtesy NDGF
Doug Leier: How to prevent the spread of ANS
May 29, 2019 - 11:48am
May 26, 2019
Bill DeRosier of Silver Bay with a 10 pound northern caught on Cedar Lake in Ontario in 2000. DeRosier this year marks the 70th anniversary of the family fishing trip he's made every  year since 1949. Contributed photo.
DeRosier clan hits 70th anniversary of fishing trip
May 26, 2019 - 6:05am
May 21, 2019
Tom Volk of Lincoln, N.D., caught a 16-pound, 9-ounce walleye April 21, 2019, setting the state record for largest walleye. The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has ruled the fish won't be recognized as a state record.
North Dakota Game and Fish changes record policy after walleye controversy
May 21, 2019 - 9:05pm