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May 8, 2018
 great horned owl, its left pupil dilated, is shown shortly after a driver found it trapped in the grille of his truck. Courtesy of PAWS.
This owl had an extraordinary survival story after a very bad day
May 8, 2018 - 12:11pm
May 7, 2018
Lake Sakakawea could challenge last ice-out date
May 7, 2018 - 6:33pm
The 4 Bears Casino and Lodge’s yacht is seen July 15, 2016, near the casino’s marina on Lake Sakakawea west of New Town, N.D. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Another month, another increase in expected runoff into Lake Sakakawea
May 7, 2018 - 5:42pm
May 6, 2018
Experts say using commercially available repellents, like permethrin for clothing and DEET for skin, is the most effective way to keep disease-carrying ticks from biting. Tests show both are safe at commercially available doses. Bob King / Forum News Service
Outdoors enthusiasts urged to practice tick bite prevention
May 6, 2018 - 8:00am
May 5, 2018
Scott Gangl
Banner walleye fishing expected on Sakakawea
May 5, 2018 - 7:59pm
May 2, 2018
Laurie Kuntz, pictured with the family's yellow Labrador, Oscar, fills in to pen Bernie's regular outdoors column this week for the Jamestown Sun. Photo courtesy Laurie Kuntz
Laurie Kuntz: Springtime recipes in the Rockies
May 2, 2018 - 6:25pm
May 1, 2018
Lake Sakakawea is seen in this Forum News Service file photo
Ice-out on Lake Sakakawea among latest on record
May 1, 2018 - 5:05pm
April 29, 2018
Beauty might be in the eye of the beholder when it comes to lake sturgeon, but the prehistoric-looking fish draw throngs of anglers every spring to the Minnesota-Canada border waters of Rainy River and Lake of the Woods. Brad Dokken / Forum News Serviceplay button
Anticipation fuels sturgeon excursion
April 29, 2018 - 6:10am
This newspaper clipping from May 16, 1996, recalls the Minnesota Walleye Opener Brad Dokken spent ice fishing on the still-frozen Lake of the Woods. File photo.
The '96 walleye opener was a day to remember
April 29, 2018 - 6:04am
April 26, 2018
Sam Cook
The trout don't know how lucky they are
April 26, 2018 - 5:11pm
April 25, 2018
Bernie Kuntz: No Canadian fishing trip this year
April 25, 2018 - 11:44pm
April 24, 2018
Handguns are lined at at a booth during the National Rifle Association's annual meeting in Nashville, Tenn., April 10, 2015. Caught in an angry social media storm, a number of marketers have ended promotions linked to the NRA, but it’s unclear whether boycotts have a lasting impact. (Joe Buglewicz/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
April 24, 2018 - 3:36pm
April 22, 2018
Larry Gadaire of Grand Forks stands by two of the boats -- a canoe and kayak -- he built in his shop. Brad Dokken / Forum News Serviceplay button
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
April 22, 2018 - 7:48am
Brad Dokken
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
April 22, 2018 - 7:20am
Sam Cook
Sam Cook: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
April 22, 2018 - 6:00am
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