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March 20, 2018
Grizzly bear photo from U.S. Department of Interior. play button
Wyoming considers grizzly hunt after Trump team took bear off endangered list
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March 19, 2018
Members of Mr. Allen Edman's sixth-grade class in Warroad, Minn., stand outside Rock Harbor Lodge on March 7 during their class ice fishing trip to Arnesen's Rocky Point Resort on Lake of the Woods.
Warroad sixth-grade class takes Lake of the Woods ice fishing trip
March 19, 2018 - 4:35pm
Dave Lambeth of Grand Forks took this photo of Marv (bottom), a male peregrine that first showed up in Grand Forks in 2014, and an unidentified female in March 2016 at the UND water tower. Marv, who is identified by his right leg band, has returned to Grand Forks, where he was confirmed Saturday near the nest box atop the water tower. The female in the photo wasn't Terminator, a peregrine that has nested in Grand Forks since 2008 and produced chicks with Marv since 2014. (Dave Lambeth photo)
Peregrine's return marks sign of spring
March 19, 2018 - 3:40pm
March 18, 2018
Willie the Walleye, the iconic Baudette, Minn., statue that has stood along state Highway 11 since 1959, is shown in this February 2014 photo. The statue, which is difficult to maintain, has fallen into disrepair and is being replaced this summer by a fiberglass version that will look exactly the same as the original. (Photo/ Lake of the Woods Tourism)
New Willie Walleye on tap for Baudette
March 18, 2018 - 7:57am
Jeramy Pinkerton (left), fisheries specialist with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, helps Erin Schaeffer, with the University of Minnesota, as she makes an incision in the underbelly of a muskie to insert a hydro-acoustic transmitter in April 2017. Also on board were Mark Paulson (left), fisheries technician, and Keith Okeson, past president of Muskies Inc. File photo / Forum News Service
St. Louis River muskies on the move
March 18, 2018 - 6:35am
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: A tide of birds sweeps through the valley
March 18, 2018 - 6:23am
With the outline of a wheeled fish house that had been set on the ice clearly visible in the foreground, five northern pike were dumped and left  in late January on Devils Lake. An angler with an appreciation for pike and a knack for removing the pesky Y-bones salvaged the fish, which hadn't been frozen long. (Submitted photo)
Brad Dokken: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
March 18, 2018 - 6:22am
Paddlefish fishing hours and season length will be shortened as part of new regulations outlined in the 2018-2020 North Dakota fishing proclamation, which takes effect April 1 and remains in effect through March 31, 2020. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: New North Dakota fishing regulations, Game and Fish clarifies shed antler regulations, Deer feeding ban remains in effect for 16 Minnesota counties etc.
March 18, 2018 - 6:21am
March 18, 2018 - 6:19am
Rainy Lake fishing guide Billy Dougherty holds a hefty northern pike he caught on the lake. On Friday, March 23, 2018, Dougherty will be inducted into the Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame. This summer will mark his 53rd year of guiding on Rainy Lake. Submitted photo / Billy Dougherty
Rainy Lake guide Billy Dougherty to be inducted into Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame
March 18, 2018 - 6:10am
Jim Job of Grand Forks shows off a chunky bluegill he caught during a recent outing to a North Dakota lake. North Dakota offers a variety of opportunities for fishing bluegills, Job says. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)                               play button
VIDEO: Bluegills are an often-overlooked species in North Dakota
March 18, 2018 - 6:00am
March 15, 2018
OUTDOOR REPORT: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
March 15, 2018 - 2:32pm
March 14, 2018
All lottery and gratis license applications now have to be submitted online using the Game and Fish website at That's the only option for applying. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: Questions—and answers—on Game and Fish Department's move to online-only licensing
March 14, 2018 - 10:23am
March 13, 2018
The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa has mailed 8,500 surveys to residents of eastern Minnesota to measure public opinion on the band's proposal to reintroduce wild elk to the region. St. Paul Pioneer Press file photo
Elk surveys mailed to 8,500 homes as Fond du Lac Band effort inches toward reintroduction
March 13, 2018 - 6:03pm
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VIDEO: A kids' fishing story — as told by a kid
March 13, 2018 - 1:14pm