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December 12, 2018
Fisheries biologists have learned that the best option for creating a fishery in a short amount of time is by stocking walleyes. Photo courtesy NDGF
Doug Leier: Run of prairie fisheries continues
December 12, 2018 - 10:35pm
November 28, 2018
During a typical North Dakota deer gun season, State Game and Fish Department wildlife managers consider that a hunter success rate above 60 percent goes a long way toward meeting overall hunter expectations. But even at that high level, about 40 percent of hunters don’t get their deer. Photo courtesy NDGF
Doug Leier: Definition of hunting success varies
November 28, 2018 - 6:19pm
November 14, 2018
North Dakota’s 2018 deer gun season continues through Nov. 25. Photo courtesy NDGF
Doug Leier: Deer population in better shape
November 14, 2018 - 4:07pm
The fate of P-22, a mountain lion who lives near Hollywood and has a big fan base, remains unclear. National Park officials say they are optimistic, because the fire in his home, Griffith Park, was fairly small and brief.  National Park Service.
Fate of famed L.A. mountain lions unclear after wildfire scorched their habitat
November 14, 2018 - 2:10pm
November 7, 2018
The 2018 North Dakota deer season runs from Nov. 9-25. Photo courtesy NDGF
Doug Leier: Answers to N.D. deer hunting questions
November 7, 2018 - 4:51pm
October 31, 2018
Bernie Kuntz is pictured with a 10-year-old desert bighorn ram from Nevada's Monte Cristo Mountains, taken Dec. 15, 2012. The ram completed Kuntz's second Grand Slam of North American wild sheep -- the Rocky Mountain bighorn, desert bighorn, Dall and Stone. Kuntz passed away Oct. 28. Sun file photo
Longtime columnist Bernie Kuntz dies
October 31, 2018 - 7:41am
October 24, 2018
This year’s fall fish survey indicated that most waters in the state fared as good as or better than expected. Photo courtesy NDGF
Doug Leier: Fall fish surveys indicate N.D. waters fared well
October 24, 2018 - 9:55pm
October 19, 2018
Bighorn sheep fills a niche as the only kind of wild sheep in the state. Photo courtesy NDGF
Doug Leier: Bighorns are North Dakota's wild sheep
October 19, 2018 - 9:51pm
October 12, 2018
The state Game and Fish Department reminds hunters to find and verify their deer license. Photo courtesy NDGF
Doug Leier: Reminders for deer gun season
October 12, 2018 - 5:07pm
October 3, 2018
Unlicensed hunting guide charged with 7 felonies
October 3, 2018 - 8:09pm
October 2, 2018
United Sportsmen meet Thursday
October 2, 2018 - 6:55am
September 26, 2018
The requirement for HIP registration began in 1998. Photo courtesy NDGF
Doug Leier: HIP helps monitor migratory bird harvests
September 26, 2018 - 11:12pm
Bernie Kuntz: Hail and Farewell
September 26, 2018 - 11:04pm
September 21, 2018
Trent Squibb of Hector poses with a bull elk that was fatally hit Friday morning on Minnesota Highway 4 north of Hector. Submitted photo
Car vs. 750-pound elk collision reported in southern Minnesota
September 21, 2018 - 8:00pm
September 19, 2018
Pheasants do better with warmer, drier conditions versus cooler, wetter conditions during the hatch, which peaks around the third week of June. Photo courtesy NDGF
Doug Leier: Fall preview highlights habitat partnerships
September 19, 2018 - 6:56pm