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NDGF Summarizes 2016 Upland Seasons

Staff reports The harvest of upland game last year in North Dakota was down from 2015, according to statistics compiled by the NDGF Department. Last...

North Dakota, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Collaborate on Elk Season

Staff reports North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum and Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Dave Archambault II have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that directs state and...

Recapping Minnesota’s craziest month in fishing history

By Spencer Neuharth It’s to be expected that the “Land of 10,000 Lakes” is going to have more than a few fishing tales. July 2017...

ND Duck Brood Numbers Down Slightly in 2017

Staff reports Biologists from the North Dakota Game and Fish Department expect a fall duck flight that is down 8 percent from last year, based...

Delta Waterfowl Honors Pierre Man as Volunteer of the Year

Staff reports BISMARCK, N.D. — Willie Gloe, chairman of the Fowled Up Chapter in Pierre, S.D., is Delta Waterfowl’s 2017 Volunteer of the Year. He...

Northern Oahe Walleye Series Crowns Championship, Team-of-the-Year Winners

Staff reports The 2nd Annual Northern Oahe Walleye Series Championship event was held on Aug. 19 in Mobridge. The three-man team of Jordan Nehls of...

Pheasant’s Forever Releases Summer Outlook for the Dakotas

By Tom Carpenter, for Pheasants Forever North Dakota North Dakota has no harvest data from the 2016 season yet, according to Rodney Gross Jr., Upland Game...

Pheasant Fest Coming to Sioux Falls, S.D., in 2018

Staff reports The largest gathering of pheasant hunters in the world will be coming to South Dakota in February 2018. Pheasants Forever announced last September that...

New Law Moves ND Pheasant Opener to Oct. 7

Staff reports A new law passed by the North Dakota Legislature means the state’s pheasant season will open Oct. 7, one week earlier than what...

The Dos and Don’ts of Catch and Release

Minnesota DNR Stories of multiple anglers catching the same fish are more than fishing lore — they’re the real result of anglers practicing catch-and-release fishing....