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January 26, 2019
A bull elk stands in the snow along one of the trails at Wilebski's Evergreen Acres in Kittson County in this undated photo taken by Larry Wilebski. Elk are just one of the many wildlife species inhabiting the northwest Minnesota property, Wilebski says. (Photo courtesy of Larry Wilebski/ Evergreen Acres)
Wilebski’s Evergreen Acres in Minn. a haven for wildlife and nature enthusiasts
January 26, 2019 - 6:01pm
Wheeled ice fishing houses have become all the rage in recent years, and it's not unusual for owners to spend days at a time on the ice. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Brad Dokken: Night on the big lake puts wheelhouse craze in focus
January 26, 2019 - 2:50pm
January 24, 2019
Doug Franke, area wildlife manager for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources in Thief River Falls, photographed this mule deer buck Jan. 14, north of Thief River Falls. The buck, which appeared physically healthy, was shot by DNR conservation officer Tony Elwell on Jan. 17 after acting disoriented and posing a threat to motorists. Results from lymph node and brain tests are pending. Photo courtesy of Doug Franke, Minnesota DNR
DNR shoots wayward mule deer acting strangely near Thief River Falls
January 24, 2019 - 4:38pm
January 19, 2019
Devils Lake Fire Chief Jim Moe stands next to some of the fish caught in January 2015 during the Devils Lake Volunteer Fire Department's Ice Fishing Tournament on Devils Lake. The tournament is a fundraiser for the fire department. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
BRAD DOKKEN: All systems go for 35th annual DL ice tourney
January 19, 2019 - 4:51pm
January 18, 2019
Tom Rost of Devils Lake watches his electronics for signs of fish Tuesday, Jan. 15, while fishing in a SnoBear. Rost manages Newby's Ace Hardware Bait and Tackle in Devils Lake, offering an extensive line of fishing supplies in addition to guided SnoBear trips through Lake Country Guide Services and the store, which owns two SnoBears. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
SnoBears a popular option for mobility-minded anglers in ND
January 18, 2019 - 7:59pm
The 2019 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon will start at noon Sunday, Jan. 27 at Billy's Bar just north of Duluth and end, probably sometime Tuesday, Jan. 29, at Grand Portage Lodge and Casino. The race is now one-way and about 100 miles shorter than previous years. File photo / Forum News Service
Shorter Beargrease marathon will be one-way race
January 18, 2019 - 4:57pm
January 15, 2019
Lake Sakakawea declared frozen
January 15, 2019 - 5:10pm
January 14, 2019
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department will offer 607 any-deer bow licenses to nonresidents in 2019, the department announced Monday, Jan. 14. Photo courtesy North Dakota Game and Fish Department
ND Game and Fish increases nonresident bow tag allotment
January 14, 2019 - 9:35pm
January 12, 2019
Brad Dokken
Brad Dokken: Time outdoors fuels sense of anticipation
January 12, 2019 - 3:39pm
Kim Potter shows some muskrat hydes hanging in one of the drying rooms at the Potter Fur Company last week. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
A love for the fur market: Bridgewater’s Potter Fur Co. a SD rarity
January 12, 2019 - 2:40pm
January 9, 2019
South Dakota to have new plan to combat deer brain disease within 5 months
January 9, 2019 - 2:49pm
January 5, 2019
Bill Majewski examines carvings of three black-capped chickadees he made. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Duluth carver honors nature in woodwork: Bill Majewski’s wood carving hobby helps promote conservation
January 5, 2019 - 3:59pm
January 4, 2019
In this video grab, Joe Henry of Lake of the Woods Tourism shows off the Walleye Wars trophy Friday morning during a visit to teacher Lance Sage's Outdoor Career Education class at Warroad High School.  Courtesy of Lake of the Woods Tourism
Dokken: ‘Walleye Wars’ generates ice fishing buzz
January 4, 2019 - 2:50pm
December 28, 2018
Kelly Hepler is the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department secretary. Handout photo
Game, Fish and Parks official says deer hunting legislation, CWD are 2019's big issues
December 28, 2018 - 4:54pm
December 26, 2018
South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department conservation officer Andy Petersen holds an adult bald eagle that was found alive and shot over the weekend near Plankinton, S.D. (Courtesy photo)
Poachers shoot bald, golden eagles in SD
December 26, 2018 - 4:18pm