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October 16, 2017
Bear hit in Grand Forks County weighed 300 pounds
October 16, 2017 - 5:12pm
October 15, 2017
Tony Moe of the Fourtown Grygla Sportsman's Club stands by a gate blocking access to a .7-mile length of trail in June. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is hoping to acquire the land as part of an exchange with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, which owns the parcel, to connect an ATV trail  in Beltrami Island State Forest.  (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
DNR eyes land swap to connect ATV trail
October 15, 2017 - 9:42am
Jan Johnson of rural Roseau, Minn., shot this bear Oct. 1 in the Malung-Pencer area of Roseau County in the No-Quota Hunting Zone. The bear weighed more than 700 pounds live weight on two different scales and 602 pounds field-dressed. (Photo courtesy of Jan Johnson)
Hunter shoots 700-plus-pound bear in northwest Minnesota
October 15, 2017 - 8:55am
Members of the Gerdes Nation come in all ages, and they'll be back at Norris Camp this week marking the 50th anniversary of the family's annual gathering in Beltrami Island State Forest. (Photo courtesy of Amy Bodine)
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: The Gerdes Nation marks 50-year tradition
October 15, 2017 - 8:42am
Gary Jones of East Grand Forks caught and released this 6-pound smallmouth bass Saturday, Oct. 7 while fishing a lake in northeast South Dakota
IN THE FIELD
October 15, 2017 - 8:41am
Andy Schoneich, co-author of "Evans Duck Decoy Factory: A Collectors Comprehensive Pictorial Reference Guide," displays one of the Walter Evans decoys that prompted him to write the book with Terry Smart. (Photo courtesy of Andy Schoneich)
Book brings decoy history to life
October 15, 2017 - 7:43am
OUTDOORS CALENDAR
October 15, 2017 - 6:40am
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: What gull? That can be hard to tell
October 15, 2017 - 6:40am
October 13, 2017
Andy Fruetel of East Grand Forks shot this big bear with a bow in September while hunting in Minnesota’s No-Quota Zone in Marshall County.
Andy Fruetel bear
October 13, 2017 - 4:41pm
Motorist kills bear in Grand Forks County
October 13, 2017 - 4:02pm
October 12, 2017
OUTDOOR REPORT: Walleye action gathers steam, waterfowl migration updates, fall colors past peak in many areas
October 12, 2017 - 4:13pm
October 11, 2017
Elk occasionally wander into Grand Forks County from the Pembina Hills or other, more traditional elk country. This isn’t the animal, but a young bull elk was hit by a vehicle Saturday night on U.S. Highway 2 near Grand Forks, and a game warden put the injured animal down Sunday morning in a cornfield on the north side of the highway.
Motorist hits bull elk near Grand Forks airport
October 11, 2017 - 2:44pm
October 10, 2017
Rick Acker of Grand Forks caught this 21-inch smallmouth -- his new personal best -- during an Oct. 6-8 fishing trip to northeast South Dakota. Click on the image to see the complete photo.
Rick Acker smallmouth
October 10, 2017 - 5:14pm
October 9, 2017
Gary Jones of East Grand Forks caught and released this 6-pound smallmouth bass Saturday, Oct. 7 while fishing a lake in northeast South Dakota.
Gary Jones smallmouth
October 9, 2017 - 5:20pm
Bryce DuChamp, 14, of Erskine, Minn., shot this  black bear Sunday, Oct. 8, in the no-quota zone of northwest Minnesota. The bear weighed 420 pounds field-dressed, Bryce's dad, Chris, said.
Bryce DuChamp bear
October 9, 2017 - 12:03pm