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Wetlands good for duck season hunting

The North Dakota Game and Fish Department’s annual fall wetland survey indicates good-to-excellent conditions for duck hunting throughout the state. Andy Dinges, migratory game bird biologist, said the number of duck hunting wetlands are up about 65% statewide from a year ago, largely driven ...

OUTDOORS CALENDAR

Saturday-Sunday – Badlands Bass Bandits Classic Championship, Dakota Waters Resort, 6:30 a.m. Saturday – Four Bears Casino Cup Finals, 421-9880. Saturday – Tundra Swan opener. Sept. 30 – Lake Darling closes for boat fishing. Oct. 4 – Pronghorn Gun Season opener. Oct. 4 – Elk ...

Watchable Wildlife Photo Contest

The deadline for submitting entries in the North Dakota Game and Fish Department’s annual Watchable Wildlife Photo Contest is Oct. 1. The contest has categories for nongame and game species, as well as plants/insects. An overall winning photograph will be chosen, with the number of place ...

Waterfowl hunters reminded of ANS regulations

Waterfowl hunters are reminded to do their part in preventing the spread of aquatic nuisance species into or within North Dakota. Waterfowl hunters must remove plants and plant fragments from decoys, strings and anchors; remove plants seeds and plant fragments from waders and other equipment ...

Shama: Former Gophers coach recalls talent on 2011 NDSU football team

By David Shama Special to Forum News Service MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — How impressive is the North Dakota State football program that has won seven national NCAA Football Championship Subdivision titles in eight years and is riding a 25-game win streak? Impressive enough to win the praise and ...

Remaining fall turkey licenses available Wednesday

The 2019 fall wild turkey lottery has been held and more than 1,000 licenses remain in nine units, according to the North Dakota Game and Fish Department. Unsuccessful applicants will have a refund issued directly to their credit card. Beginning at 8 a.m. Central Time on Sept. 25, all ...

Entz-led Bison are unblemished heading into conference play

By Eric Peterson Forum News Service FARGO — It was an August and September to remember for North Dakota State head football coach Matt Entz as he learned his new job position the fly. After Saturday's victory against No. 4-ranked California Davis, the Bison are one third of the way ...

Hunting from duck boats requires safety

Waterfowlers hunting from boats are encouraged to wear properly-fitted life jackets while on the water. Hunting jackets with life jackets already built in are light and comfortable to wear. In addition, wearing a life jacket will not only keep the overboard hunter afloat, but also slows the ...

Whooping crane migration

Whooping cranes are in the midst of their fall migration and sightings will increase as they make their way into and through North Dakota over the next several weeks. Anyone seeing these endangered birds as they move through the state is asked to report sightings so the birds can be ...

After three years, punt returner Heit finding his role with Bison

FARGO — The University of Delaware football team was still fresh off a blocked punt that went through the end zone that gave the Blue Hens a 2-0 lead over North Dakota State last Saturday. The Bison responded with a touchdown. That’s when Trevor Heit put his stamp on the Bison first-half ...