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May 8, 2018
During the late 1980s, at a time when the state was experiencing a multi-year drought, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department listed about 30,000 registered boats. Today, that number is approaching 70,000. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: Think safety first when it comes to water recreation
May 8, 2018 - 11:09am
May 6, 2018
Brad Dokken with a lake trout from a 2014 fly-in fishing trip to northern Saskatchewan. (Photo/ Brad Durick)
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: My favorite fish to catch would be ...
May 6, 2018 - 6:14am
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Dance of the sharp-tailed grouse seems purposeful chaos
May 6, 2018 - 6:09am
May 5, 2018
Don Kinzler, Growing Together gardening columnist for The ForumMichael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Knowing how deeply to plant can make or break garden
May 5, 2018 - 9:33am
Rutabagas are a root crop that grow well in Midwestern states. Special to Forum News Service
Old-time rutabagas back en vogue
May 5, 2018 - 8:36am
May 2, 2018
Grilled salmon tacos with corn tortillas are garnished with salsa made with avocado, grilled corn and cucumber. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Salmon tacos and avocado salsa a mouth-watering combo
May 2, 2018 - 7:45am
May 1, 2018
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department uses a system called a “weighted lottery” to distribute deer licenses. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: A refresher course on North Dakota's deer lottery system
May 1, 2018 - 11:26am
April 29, 2018
This newspaper clipping from May 16, 1996, recalls the Minnesota Walleye Opener Brad Dokken spent ice fishing on still-frozen Lake of the Woods. Click on the image to see the clipping in its entirety.
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: The '96 walleye opener ice fishing on Lake of the Woods was a day to remember
April 29, 2018 - 6:00am
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Don't overlook the northern harrier
April 29, 2018 - 6:00am
April 28, 2018
Aerial orchid roots are a sign the plant is happy, and it’s best to allow them to develop undisturbed. Submitted image.
Aerial roots on orchid are normal
April 28, 2018 - 8:28am
Tomato cultivation in the vases of an urban garden on the terrace of an apartment. Stock image.
Beautiful gardens, no yard needed
April 28, 2018 - 7:58am
April 26, 2018
Sam Cook
The trout don't know how lucky they are
April 26, 2018 - 5:11pm
Prior to 1976 paddlefish harvest was not allowed in North Dakota. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: A look at the history of paddlefish snagging — and regulations — in North Dakota
April 26, 2018 - 9:13am
April 25, 2018
Crostini with wild mushrooms. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
April 25, 2018 - 8:55am
April 24, 2018
Val Kleppen, Parenting Perspectives columnist
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
April 24, 2018 - 8:35am