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December 13, 2017
North Dakota has a record number of lakes on the landscape right now, and a lot of them have good populations of walleyes, perch and/or northern pike. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: There's reason for ice fishing optimism in North Dakota but don't overlook safety
December 13, 2017 - 9:32am
December 11, 2017
New northern pike regulations go into effect March 1 on Minnesota inland waters, but anglers can't begin targeting pike until the general fishing opener Saturday, May 12. (Minnesota DNR photo)
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: New pike regulations for Minnesota anglers, North Dakota Game and Fish Department sets tentative 2018 hunting season dates etc.
December 11, 2017 - 2:51pm
December 10, 2017
On a western Minnesota farm, the bounty of a December afternoon’s hunt is displayed on a weathered fence. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
December 10, 2017 - 7:47am
December 10, 2017 - 6:28am
Erika Kolbow checks a newly banded saw-whet owl in September 2016 while banding the birds at Turtle River State Park with Grand Forks raptor expert Tim Driscoll. (Herald file photo)
Fall banding effort nets 105 saw-whet owls at Turtle River State Park
December 10, 2017 - 6:26am
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Another winter woodpecker shows itself
December 10, 2017 - 6:25am
LiveTarget Rattlebait without the hooks.
A dozen ideas for outdoorsy gifts
December 10, 2017 - 6:17am
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
December 10, 2017 - 6:06am
December 9, 2017
An albino whitetail buck feeds in a clearing near Ino during Wisconsin's recent deer season. The deer appeared where Pat Kukull of Superior Shooters Supply was hunting. Hunters are reminded that it is illegal to shoot an albino deer. Submitted photo / Pat Kukull
Antlerless harvest boosts NE Minnesota deer registrations
December 9, 2017 - 6:42am
December 8, 2017
The clearest trail camera image of the mountain lion on the west side of Six-Mile Bay of Devils Lake was taken as the cat crossed a trail, its head and ears erect as if keeping tabs on its surroundings.
Mountain lion leaves trail of rumors
December 8, 2017 - 5:07pm
Sam Cook
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
December 8, 2017 - 7:32am
December 7, 2017
OUTDOORS REPORT: Colder weather will improve ice conditions, but caution remains the buzzword
December 7, 2017 - 4:17pm
Linda Palcich / Courtesy / Bemidji Pioneer
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
December 7, 2017 - 2:12pm
A garage on its side downstream from the Point Bridge likely was a casualty of the Flood of 1997.
From sunken garages to trucks, side-imaging technology brings bottom of the Red River into focus
December 7, 2017 - 9:06am
December 6, 2017
Doug Leier, North Dakota Game and Fish Department
Doug Leier: Looking back at last year's darkhouse spearing season in North Dakota as a new season begins
December 6, 2017 - 10:01am