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  • N.D. Warden: Poachers Dumped Animals on State Land
  • Poachers alert: North Dakota Game and Fish Department district game warden Corey Erck is searching for suspected poachers in the illegal taking, possession and dumping of four whitetail deer, a turkey and coyote on the Apple Creek Wildlife Management ...
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  • 3/24/2017 6:20:00 PM
  • Game and Fish schedules spring advisory board meetings
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Game and Fish Department is holding its annual spring advisory board meetings around the state in coming weeks. The meetings are held each spring and fall to give the public a chance to discuss fish and wildlife ...
  • Wahpeton Daily News
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  • 3/21/2017 7:29:00 PM
  • Game and Fish schedules spring advisory board meetings
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - North Dakota's Game and Fish Department is holding its annual spring advisory board meetings around the state in coming weeks. The meetings are held each spring and fall to give the public a chance to discuss fish and wildlife issues
  • KFGO
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  • 3/20/2017 10:45:00 PM
  • ND Game and Fish Dept. to propose earlier pheasant opener
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Game and Fish Department says it will propose an earlier start to the 2017 pheasant season because of a new state law. The department said Wednesday it will propose Oct. 7 as the pheasant opener. That's one week ...
  • Wahpeton Daily News
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  • 3/16/2017 4:50:00 PM
  • ND Game and Fish Dept. to propose earlier pheasant opener
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - The North Dakota Game and Fish Department says it will propose an earlier start to the 2017 pheasant season because of a new state law. The department said Wednesday it will propose Oct. 7 as the pheasant opener. That's one week ...
  • KFGO
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  • 3/16/2017 9:42:00 AM
  • ND Game and Fish Dept. to propose earlier pheasant opener
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Game and Fish Department says it will propose an earlier start to the 2017 pheasant season because of a new state law. The department said Wednesday it will propose Oct. 7 as the pheasant opener. That's one week ...
  • The Pierce County Tribune
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  • 3/16/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • ND Game and Fish Dept. to propose earlier pheasant opener
  • BISMARCK, N.D. — The North Dakota Game and Fish Department says it will propose an earlier start to the 2017 pheasant season because of a new state law. The department said Wednesday it will propose Oct. 7 as the pheasant opener. That’s one week ...
  • The Republic
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  • 3/16/2017 12:42:00 AM
  • ND Game and Fish Dept. to propose earlier pheasant opener
  • BISMARCK, N.D. — The North Dakota Game and Fish Department says it will propose an earlier start to the 2017 pheasant season because of a new state law. The department said Wednesday it will propose Oct. 7 as the pheasant opener. That's one week earlier ..
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 3/15/2017 11:16:00 PM
  • Game and Fish closes Zone 1 mountain lion season after quota met
  • BISMARCK—The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has closed mountain lion hunting during the late season in Zone 1 effective immediately. The zone's late-season quota was filled after the seventh cat was taken, Game and Fish said in a news release.
  • Grand Forks Herald
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  • 3/15/2017 6:38:00 PM
  • N.D. Game and Fish revamps online licensing system
  • BISMARCK—North Dakota anglers, trappers and spring light goose hunters need new licenses for the 2017-18 season starting Saturday, April 1, and license buyers who use the Game and Fish Department's website will notice a new look to the online licensing ...
  • INFORUM
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  • 3/14/2017 7:11:00 PM
  • N.D. Game and Fish revamps online licensing system
  • BISMARCK—North Dakota anglers, trappers and spring light goose hunters need new licenses for the 2017-18 season starting Saturday, April 1, and license buyers who use the Game and Fish Department's website will notice a new look to the online licensing ...
  • Grand Forks Herald
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  • 3/14/2017 3:57:00 PM
  • Fish houses must be off North Dakota lakes by Thursday
  • BISMARCK, N.D. — Time is running out for anglers to get their permanent fish houses off North Dakota lakes. The deadline to remove the houses is midnight Wednesday. They may be used on state waters after that if they're removed daily. The state Game and ..
  • WRAL
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  • 3/14/2017 10:12:00 AM
  • Fish houses must be off North Dakota lakes by Thursday
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Time is running out for anglers to get their permanent fish houses off North Dakota lakes. The deadline to remove the houses is midnight Wednesday. They may be used on state waters after that if they're removed daily. The state Game .
  • Wahpeton Daily News
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  • 3/13/2017 6:56:00 PM
  • Fish houses must be off North Dakota lakes by Thursday
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Time is running out for anglers to get their permanent fish houses off North Dakota lakes. The deadline to remove the houses is midnight Wednesday. They may be used on state waters after that if they're removed daily. The state Game .
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 3/13/2017 12:54:00 PM
  • N.D. Game and Fish summarizes 'big 3' seasons
  • The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has summarized last year's 'big three' hunting seasons—bighorn sheep, moose and elk—and overall hunter success was 100 percent for bighorn sheep, 97 percent for moose and 56 percent for elk. Game and Fish ...
  • Grand Forks Herald
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  • 3/10/2017 10:04:00 PM
  • N.D. Game and Fish confirms federally protected wolf shot in northeast ND
  • EDINBURG, N.D.—An animal shot illegally west of Edinburg in Walsh County in northeast North Dakota has been confirmed as a gray wolf, and charges are pending, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department says. Paul Freeman, northeast district warden ...
  • West Fargo Pioneer
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  • 3/7/2017 7:06:00 AM
  • Game and Fish holds spring wild turkey license lottery
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - North Dakota's Game and Fish Department has held its spring wild turkey hunting license lottery, and 891 licenses remain in 12 units. Game and Fish offered 5,685 turkey licenses for the spring season, down from 5,815 last year.
  • KFGO
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  • 3/6/2017 2:42:00 PM
  • Game and Fish holds spring wild turkey license lottery
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Game and Fish Department has held its spring wild turkey hunting license lottery, and 891 licenses remain in 12 units. Game and Fish offered 5,685 turkey licenses for the spring season, down from 5,815 last year.
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 3/6/2017 12:17:00 PM
  • Anglers urged to consider early removal of fish houses
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - North Dakota's Game and Fish Department is urging winter anglers to consider removing their fish houses early in areas of the state where ice conditions have started to deteriorate. Officials say early removal should be given ...
  • KFGO
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  • 3/4/2017 11:04:00 PM
  • Anglers urged to consider early removal of fish houses
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Game and Fish Department is urging winter anglers to consider removing their fish houses early in areas of the state where ice conditions have started to deteriorate. Officials say early removal should be given ...
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 3/4/2017 12:46:00 PM
  • Remove Permanent Fish Houses
  • Even though anglers have until mid-March to remove permanent fish houses from North Dakota waters, the State Game and Fish Department is urging anglers to consider removing their houses early in areas of the state where ice conditions have started to ...
  • KFGO
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  • 3/1/2017 6:18:00 AM
  • It May be Time to Pull Your Ice Fishing House
  • BISMARCK - Even though anglers have until mid-March to remove permanent fish houses from North Dakota waters, the State Game and Fish Department is urging anglers to consider removing their houses early in areas of the state where ice conditions have ...
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  • 2/28/2017 12:55:00 PM
  • Game and Fish keeping tabs on chronic wasting disease
  • The detection of chronic wasting disease in North Dakota has been minimal, but present nonetheless, which has prompted the State Game and Fish Department to continue keep close tabs on the issue. Two mule deer taken from the 2016 deer gun season tested ...
  • Williston Herald
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  • 2/25/2017 6:17:00 PM
  • Still a Good Time to Go Ice Fishing
  • Like I said, some of the shore lines can get sloppy. Try to avoid pressure ridges, especially on Lake Sakakewea," says Aaron Slominski, fisheries biologist with the North Dakota Game & Fish Department. You should test a lake's ice thickness by drilling hol
  • KXMB CBS12
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  • 2/15/2017 5:48:00 AM
  • Fishing, boating violations top the list for North Dakota citations
  • Many hunters and anglers might assume that when it comes to a game warden's work—a good share of which involves checking hunters, anglers and boaters for license and regulation compliance—that the most common violations would involve hunting in general ...
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  • 1/31/2017 4:43:00 PM
  • Bill that would grant lifetime fishing licenses in N.D. fails
  • BISMARCK, N.D. - There will be no lifetime fishing licenses given in the state of North Dakota this legislative session. A bill which would create the license failed Friday on the House floor after it was estimated that it could cost the state more than $
  • KFYR-TV
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  • 1/28/2017 12:53:00 AM
  • Good Action Can Be Found Under The Ice
  • “At times you can catch them on purpose by targeting deep, sharply breaking weed lines or fishing over wintering holes,” said North Dakota guide Jason Mitchell. “Usually, nice warm days are best.” Minnesota ice guru Brian “Bro” Brosdahl adds ...
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  • 1/25/2017 5:20:00 AM
  • North Dakota Game and Fish Department : Two Deer Test Positive for CWD
  • A mule deer doe and a mule deer buck taken during the 2016 deer gun season from unit 3F2 in southwestern North Dakota have tested positive for chronic wasting disease, according to Dr. Dan Grove, wildlife veterinarian for the State Game and Fish Department
  • 4 Traders
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  • 1/23/2017 4:40:00 PM
  • Ice Fishing Safety
  • This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. North Dakota's Game and Fish Department issued nearly a quarter of a million fishing licenses last year. The department says about half of those were ice fishers. It's one of the .
  • KXMB CBS12
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  • 1/13/2017 3:01:00 AM
  • Hunting and Fishing Legislation on Game and Fish Website
  • The North Dakota Game and Fish Department will once again track hunting and fishing issues during the 2017 legislative session. Interested outdoor enthusiasts can follow proposed outdoors-related bills by logging onto the Game and Fish Department website .
  • KFGO
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  • 1/4/2017 5:21:00 PM
  • Outdoors Calendar: Events, fishing and more
  • Info: Al Seydel, (701) 740-7552; Merlyn Werner, (218) 779-6161; or Kyle Kozel, (218) 779-8101. • Jan. 8: North Dakota State Bluegill Championship/North American Ice Fishing Circuit qualifier, Lake Metigoshe near Bottineau, N.D. Open to the first 100 two ..
  • Grand Forks Herald
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  • 12/30/2016 4:48:44 AM
  • Game and Fish employees recognized
  • North Dakota Game and Fish Department Director Terry Steinwand presented employees with performance-based awards at the department’s annual staff meeting Dec. 8. John Mazur, hunter education coordinator, Bismarck, received the Special Projects award ...
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 12/30/2016 12:59:40 AM
  • Doug Howie Named Game and Fish Employee of the Year
  • Doug Howie, assistant private land coordinator for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department in Bismarck, received the agency’s Director’s Award for professional excellence during the Department’s annual meeting Dec. 8 in Bismarck. Terry Steinwand ...
  • KFGO
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  • 12/27/2016 10:00:06 AM
  • Early ice fishing can be dangerous roll of dice
  • Things are starting to crank up on North Dakota’s famed Devils Lake, another iconic ice fishing outpost, where a guide named Zippy Dahl started his Perch Patrol service a week ago. Anglers also are at the ready to get the season started on Lake Ontario ...
  • Toledo Blade
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  • 12/23/2016 6:44:24 AM
  • Early ice fishing can be dangerous roll of dice
  • Things are starting to crank up on North Dakota’s famed Devils Lake, another iconic ice fishing outpost, where a guide named Zippy Dahl started his Perch Patrol service a week ago. Anglers also are at the ready to get the season started on Lake Ontario ...
  • bcsn.tv
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  • 12/23/2016 5:18:30 AM
  • Free ice-fishing weekend scheduled in North Dakota
  • Resident anglers may fish that weekend without a license. All other ice fishing regulations apply. Those interested in darkhouse spearfishing that weekend must register with the North Dakota Game and Fish Department prior to participating. Registration is
  • Farm Forum
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  • 12/23/2016 12:53:39 AM
  • Game and Fish Looking for Possible Illegal Hunters
  • Bismarck, ND (KX NEWS) - North Dakota's Game and Fish Department is searching for information related to the likely possession and taking of a mule dear buck and an antlerless whitetail pictured on social media. The department believes the photos to be ...
  • WDAY
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  • 12/22/2016 9:44:33 AM
  • Free Ice Fishing Weekend
  • North Dakota’s free ice fishing weekend is Dec. 31, 2016 and Jan. 1, 2017. Resident anglers may fish that weekend without a license. All other ice fishing regulations apply. Those interested in darkhouse spearfishing that weekend must register with the ...
  • KFGO
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  • 12/19/2016 10:31:03 AM
  • Rules apply to fish houses
  • Winter anglers are reminded that any fish house left unoccupied on North Dakota waters must be made out of materials that will allow it to float. A popular question this time of year is if campers qualify as legal fish houses. The North Dakota Game and ...
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 12/16/2016 12:54:48 AM
  • Ice Fishing Preview for Western North Dakota
  • This weeks North Dakota weekly webciast "Ice Fishing Preview for Western North Dakota" is now online for your viewing. One benefit of the cold weather the last couple of weeks is that lakes and ponds are freezing up, and ice fishing season has begun!
  • KFGO
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  • 12/15/2016 1:03:08 AM
  • ND Game and Fish Department seek information on illegal possession of deer
  • North Dakota Game and Fish Department law enforcement officers are searching for information related to the likely illegal possession and taking of a mule deer buck and an antlerless whitetail pictured recently on social media at a location that appears to
  • Jamestown Sun
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  • 12/10/2016 11:56:18 PM
  • Fish House Regulations
  • Winter anglers are reminded that any fish house left unoccupied on North Dakota waters must be made out of materials that will allow it to float. A popular question this time of year is if campers qualify as legal fish houses. The answer is the same for ..
  • KFGO
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  • 12/6/2016 6:43:06 AM
  • Yellowstone dam, fish bypass Ok’d; court approval still needed
  • near the North Dakota border. A proposal to remove the dam so an endangered, prehistoric fish species can reach its spawning grounds, could cost far more than a government plan to build a new dam and fish bypass at the site. The existing dam near the ...
  • WJTV
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  • 12/5/2016 1:53:47 PM
  • Yellowstone dam, fish bypass OK'd; court approval needed
  • The dam would replace an existing rock weir, providing irrigation water for more than 50,000 acres of cropland in Montana and North Dakota. BILLINGS – U.S. government agencies plan to push ahead with a $57 million dam and fish bypass on Montana's ...
  • Missoulian
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  • 12/5/2016 11:30:37 AM
  • Fordville, Cando Game and Fish advisory meetings postponed
  • The North Dakota Game and Fish Department's advisory board meetings scheduled for Tuesday night in Cando and Fordville, N.D., have been postponed until next week because of forecast inclement weather. The meeting in Fordville is rescheduled for 7 p.m ...
  • Grand Forks Herald
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  • 12/5/2016 4:06:48 AM
  • North Dakota Ice Fishing
  • With new ice right around the corner, here is a reference chart and some information to help keep all of you ice warriors safe! Good luck this season and stay dry! Ice Safety Tips Use these ice thickness safety guidelines to stay safe on the ice..
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  • 12/4/2016 11:56:15 PM
  • Have you tried spear fishing?
  • Dec 1 is the beginning of North Dakota spearfishing season. Have you tried it? Don't try it until the ice thickens..but..you might get hooked. I did. Two notable changes from last year related to spearing are that materials used to mark holes must be in ..
  • KFGO
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  • 11/29/2016 10:04:40 AM
  • Game and Fish advisory board meetings postponed
  • BISMARCK—The North Dakota Game and Fish Department advisory board meetings that were scheduled for Monday, Nov. 28, and Tuesday, Nov. 29 in Berthold, Hankinson, Jamestown and Bismarck have been postponed two weeks due to inclement weather. The meetings ...
  • INFORUM
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  • 11/28/2016 7:38:31 PM
  • N.D. Game and Fish meeting postponed
  • The North Dakota Game and Fish Department’s advisory board meeting scheduled for Tuesday in Jamestown has been postponed for two weeks due to inclement weather. The meeting will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13, at the Bunker.
  • Jamestown Sun
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  • 11/25/2016 11:59:46 PM
  • Fishing Tournaments Require Notice
  • Organizers planning fishing tournaments , including ice fishing contests this winter, are reminded to submit an application along with fishing tournament regulations to the North Dakota Game and Fish Department at least 30 days prior to the start of the ev
  • KFGO
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  • 11/23/2016 6:22:43 AM
  • Doug Leier: Dates for Game and Fish advisory board meetings are set
  • North Dakota Game and Fish Department. One of the results of that is that each fall and spring, advisory board members host public meetings in their district. These public meetings provide citizens with an opportunity to discuss fish and wildlife issues ..
  • INFORUM
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  • 11/22/2016 4:32:22 PM
  • Invasive fish threaten trout, perch at lake near Williston
  • Those who are caught doing so face a $350 fine and a misdemeanor charge. North Dakota fisheries biologist Aaron Slominski says the department won't treat the lake with rotenone, a natural chemical found in plants that keeps the fish's gills from taking in
  • KFGO
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  • 11/14/2016 3:20:07 AM
  • Invasive fish threaten trout, perch at lake near Williston
  • "It can support species that most of our shallow lakes can't." North Dakota fisheries biologist Aaron Slominski said the department won't treat the lake with rotenone, a natural chemical found in plants that keeps the fish's gills from taking in oxygen ...
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 11/13/2016 4:43:02 PM
  • Invasive fish threaten trout, perch at lake near Williston
  • "It can support species that most of our shallow lakes can't." North Dakota fisheries biologist Aaron Slominski said the department won't treat the lake with rotenone, a natural chemical found in plants that keeps the fish's gills from taking in oxygen ...
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 11/13/2016 10:37:58 AM
  • Montana angler, 102, says fish were the key to her longevity
  • “She's usually intent on catching the most and/or biggest fish!” Lisa said. Margaret grew up on a farm outside the small North Dakota town of Center, northwest of Bismarck. “That’s where I learned hard work,” she said. The sixth-oldest of 10 ...
  • Independent Record
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  • 11/10/2016 2:44:54 PM
  • 102-year-old Laurel great-grandma loves to catch, eat fish
  • “She's usually intent on catching the most and/or biggest fish!” Lisa said. Margaret grew up on a farm outside the small North Dakota town of Center, northwest of Bismarck. “That’s where I learned hard work,” she said. The sixth-oldest of 10 ...
  • Missoulian
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  • 11/6/2016 10:10:28 AM
  • Every fish caught in Beyer’s lifetime has been documented
  • In my lifetime, 185 scale-less catfish were caught. An excellent hotspot is north of the Brushvale bridge on the North Dakota side, just north of McKibben’s barn on a tree. After getting out on the tree, you cast the worm next to another tree about 12 ...
  • Wahpeton Daily News
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  • 11/4/2016 2:59:10 PM
  • Fall fish survey finds good smelt reproduction in Sakakawea
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Game and Fish Department says fall fish surveys indicate a good smelt reproduction in Lake Sakakawea this year. Fisheries Management Section Leader Scott Gangl says officials found a lot of young smelt in the stomachs .
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 11/4/2016 6:45:15 AM
  • Game and Fish facing invasive fish at Kettle Lake
  • Kettle Lake, located 30 miles north of Williston, has traditionally been managed by the North Dakota Game and Fish Department for trout since the lake was last eradicated for invasive bullhead catfish in the early 1990s. What the seven-acre lake lacks in .
  • Williston Herald
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  • 11/3/2016 11:54:15 AM
  • 102-year-old Laurel great-grandma loves to catch, eat fish
  • “She's usually intent on catching the most and/or biggest fish!” Lisa said. Margaret grew up on a farm outside the small North Dakota town of Center, northwest of Bismarck. “That’s where I learned hard work,” she said. The sixth oldest of 10 ...
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 11/3/2016 4:59:04 AM
  • Fishing For A Cure
  • Seeing the flower arrangement that Fishing For A Cure sent by the guest book and card box was all ... Shawn Faller Obituary - West Fargo, North Dakota - Tributes.com Obituary, funeral and service information for Shawn Faller from West Fargo, North Dakota.
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  • 10/28/2016 11:57:11 PM
  • Game and Fish answers deer questions
  • North Dakota's deer season opens at noon Friday, Nov. 4, and if you haven't had time to work through the list of reminders, you are not alone. That's why every year, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department provides the answers to questions asked by deer
  • Grand Forks Herald
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  • 10/28/2016 5:44:57 PM
  • Defenders of Wildlife take aim at Corps plan for Yellowstone River, fish
  • The Intake Diversion Dam serves 58,000 acres of cropland in North Dakota and Montana. Making it more fish friendly became a subject of study after the pallid sturgeon was listed as endangered in 1990. The fish bypass channel, which the Bureau of ...
  • The Dickinson Press
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  • 10/24/2016 6:43:59 AM
  • Hunting, fishing amendment put to Hoosier voters
  • Since 1996, 18 states have passed constitutional amendments to protect hunting and fishing beginning with Alabama, Minnesota, Virginia and North Dakota. Four states passed amendments in 2012 alone, and Indiana is one of eight states considering an ...
  • duboiscountyherald.com
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  • 10/23/2016 11:55:58 PM
  • Agencies: Yellowstone dam, fish bypass best option for fish
  • The bureau and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers say the dam would provide irrigation water for more than 50,000 acres of cropland near the North Dakota border. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will review the study before a final decision is made.
  • KFGO
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  • 10/18/2016 3:30:40 AM
  • North Dakota Game and Fish Department : Report Feral Pig Sightings
  • While it is uncommon to come across feral pigs in North Dakota, it can happen. The State Game and Fish Department reminds landowners and hunters who might come across feral pigs this fall, that shooting them is illegal, unless a person is protecting ...
  • 4 Traders
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  • 10/17/2016 4:03:28 PM
  • Agencies: Yellowstone dam, fish bypass best option for fish
  • The bureau and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers say the dam would provide irrigation water for more than 50,000 acres of cropland near the North Dakota border. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will review the study before a final decision is made.
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 10/17/2016 2:01:47 PM
  • Waterfowl and Walleye at Devils Lake, N.D.
  • This is the magical time of year at Devils Lake, North Dakota. Waterfowl season is open. Walleye season is always open. Birds are flying and fish are biting. The good news is this will continue until early December or first-ice. "The duck hunting has been
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 10/13/2016 7:11:21 AM
  • Game and Fish programs offer public access
  • Last week’s column on the North Dakota Game and Fish Department's Private Land Open to Sportsmen or PLOTS program generated some questions about other agency efforts to work with private landowners. The PLOTS program falls under the Game and Fish ...
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 10/13/2016 12:09:00 AM
  • Fall Fish Surveys Completed
  • North Dakota Game and Fish Department fisheries biologists have completed fall reproduction surveys, which evaluates natural reproduction and stocking success across the state. Fisheries management section leader Scott Gangl said Lake Sakakawea produced ..
  • KFGO
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  • 10/11/2016 2:48:52 AM
  • Fall fish surveys show good numbers in North Dakota
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (Valley News Live) North Dakota Game and Fish Department fisheries biologists have completed fall reproduction surveys, which evaluates natural reproduction and stocking success across the state. Fisheries management section leader Scott ...
  • Valley News Live
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  • 10/10/2016 2:24:24 PM
  • Colvilles send fish, firewood to Standing Rock
  • NESPELEM — Five hundred fish are on their way from the Colville Indian Reservation to North Dakota to help feed people protesting an oil pipeline. The gesture comes a month after Colville Tribal leaders went to stand with other tribes in the fight to ...
  • The Wenatchee World Online
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  • 10/7/2016 2:42:16 PM
  • Game and Fish volunteers recognized
  • Volunteer instructors for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department were recognized Aug. 27 at the annual training conference in Bismarck. Lynn Baier, of Fordville, and Chuck Vasicek, of Bismarck, were recognized as instructors of the year; Dickinson ...
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 10/6/2016 12:10:09 AM
  • Game and Fish Volunteers Recognized
  • Volunteer instructors for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department were recognized Aug. 27 at the annual training conference in Bismarck. Lynn Baier, Fordville, and Chuck Vasicek, Bismarck, were recognized as instructors of the year; Dickinson residents .
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  • 10/3/2016 9:39:13 AM
  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service list zander as injurious species
  • A fish species once stocked in North Dakota is among 10 nonnative freshwater fish and one nonnative freshwater crayfish species being listed as "injurious wildlife" under the Lacey Act, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Thursday. In a final rule that
  • Grand Forks Herald
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  • 10/2/2016 6:30:07 PM
  • Fall is perch time
  • Perch numbers in Minnesota are mysteriously dwindling, but perch numbers in North Dakota and South Dakota are doing very well and attracting more attention from anglers than ever before. There are still great lakes for fishing perch in Minnesota including
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  • 10/1/2016 5:59:41 AM
  • North Dakota Game & Fish says all deer gun licenses issued
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (Valley News Live) The North Dakota Game and Fish Department says all of the deer gun licenses have been issued. The 49,000 deer gun licenses that were allocated by proclamation for the 2016 hunting season have all been issued, according to
  • Valley News Live
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  • 9/28/2016 2:02:50 PM
  • Game and Fish says to look out for deer
  • DEVILS LAKE, ND (WDAZ-TV) - A warning to all drivers: be on the lookout for wildlife. North Dakota Game and Fish want to make sure you don't become a statistic, as we'll all start seeing more deer on the roads. Paul Freeman, North Dakota Game and Fish ...
  • WDAZ
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  • 9/27/2016 6:14:34 PM
  • Game and Fish grant locks in on young hunters
  • Mazur, the hunter education supervisor for North Dakota Game and Fish, took 10 youth -- each accompanied by a parent and a hunter education instructor as a mentor --on a whitetail doe hunt at Fort Ransom. They covered everything from setting in a rifle to
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 9/23/2016 12:54:12 AM
  • Governor Proclaims Sept. 24 Hunting and Fishing Day
  • Gov. Jack Dalrymple has signed a proclamation establishing Sept. 24 as Hunting and Fishing Day in North Dakota. The proclamation references the state’s hunting and fishing traditions, and how hunters and anglers help generate revenue and support ...
  • KFGO
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  • 9/22/2016 1:52:39 AM
  • Panel: $57 million project to help endangered fish might not work
  • They said the agency provided no evidence the proposed bypass near the Montana-North Dakota border would help pallid sturgeon reach upstream spawning grounds. The dinosaur-like fish for decades have been prevented from moving upstream by a rock weir called
  • Lewiston Tribune Online
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  • 9/16/2016 7:43:22 AM
  • Des Lacs River fish kill limited, not a threat to Souris
  • BURLINGTON, N.D. — A fish kill in the Des Lacs River in northern North Dakota appears limited to the river's lower reach and is probably not a threat to the larger Souris River into which it empties. Dead walleye, northern pike, perch and other fish were .
  • WRAL
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  • 9/9/2016 10:29:09 AM
  • Des Lacs River fish kill limited, not a threat to Souris
  • BURLINGTON, N.D. (AP) — A fish kill in the Des Lacs River in northern North Dakota appears limited to the river's lower reach and is probably not a threat to the larger Souris River into which it empties. Dead walleye, northern pike, perch and other fish .
  • Chron
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  • 9/8/2016 1:07:49 PM
  • Fish kill strikes walleye, pike, perch in Des Lacs River
  • BURLINGTON, N.D. — State health and wildlife officials are investigating a fish kill in the Des Lacs River in northern North Dakota. Walleye, northern pike, perch, white suckers and numerous smaller fish are floating in the water and strewn along the ...
  • WRAL
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  • 9/8/2016 10:08:52 AM
  • Des Lacs River fish kill limited, not a threat to Souris
  • BURLINGTON, N.D. — A fish kill in the Des Lacs River in northern North Dakota appears limited to the river’s lower reach and is probably not a threat to the larger Souris River into which it empties. Dead walleye, northern pike, perch and other fish ...
  • The Republic
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  • 9/8/2016 8:42:58 AM
  • Des Lacs River fish kill limited, not a threat to Souris
  • BURLINGTON, N.D. (AP) — A fish kill in the Des Lacs River in northern North Dakota appears limited to the river's lower reach and is probably not a threat to the larger Souris River into which it empties. Dead walleye, northern pike, perch and other fish .
  • Seattle Post Intelligencer
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  • 9/8/2016 5:44:00 AM
  • Fish kill limited to lower Des Lacs
  • BURLINGTON The North Dakota State Health Department determined Wednesday that the fish kill on the Des Lacs River was likely limited to the lower reach of the river. Dead fish were reported last Sunday on the Des Lacs in the Burlington Project area.
  • Minot Daily News
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  • 9/8/2016 5:29:41 AM
  • Fish kill hits parts of Des Lacs River
  • BURLINGTON, N.D. (AP) – North Dakota health and wildlife officials say they are investigating a fish kill in the Des Lacs River. Walleye, northern pike, perch, white suckers and numerous smaller fish have been found floating in the water and strewn along .
  • KFYR-TV
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  • 9/8/2016 2:30:44 AM
  • Fish kill strikes walleye, pike, perch in Des Lacs River
  • BURLINGTON, N.D. (AP) — State health and wildlife officials are investigating a fish kill in the Des Lacs River in northern North Dakota. Walleye, northern pike, perch, white suckers and numerous smaller fish are floating in the water and strewn along ...
  • The Hour Online
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  • 9/7/2016 4:00:48 PM
  • Fish kill strikes walleye, pike, perch in Des Lacs River
  • BURLINGTON, N.D. (AP) — State health and wildlife officials are investigating a fish kill in the Des Lacs River in northern North Dakota. Walleye, northern pike, perch, white suckers and numerous smaller fish are floating in the water and strewn along ...
  • News-Times
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  • 9/7/2016 12:11:44 PM
  • Fish kill strikes walleye, pike, perch in Des Lacs River
  • State health and wildlife officials are investigating a fish kill in the Des Lacs River in northern North Dakota. Walleye, northern pike, perch, white suckers and numerous smaller fish are floating in the water and strewn along the riverbank in the ...
  • Sun Herald
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  • 9/7/2016 10:45:50 AM
  • Fish kill strikes walleye, pike, perch in Des Lacs River
  • State health and wildlife officials are investigating a fish kill in the Des Lacs River in northern North Dakota. Walleye, northern pike, perch, white suckers and numerous smaller fish are floating in the water and strewn along the riverbank in the ...
  • Rock Hill Herald
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  • 9/7/2016 8:22:40 AM
  • Fish kill strikes walleye, pike, perch in Des Lacs River
  • BURLINGTON, N.D. (AP) — State health and wildlife officials are investigating a fish kill in the Des Lacs River in north central North Dakota. The Minot Daily News reports (http://bit.ly/2cFItx7) that walleye, northern pike, perch, white suckers and ...
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 9/7/2016 6:28:08 AM
  • Walleye Populations Up at Devils Lake, N.D.
  • What this means is that guides and anglers spread out throughout the nearly 200,000 acre North Dakota lake and are able to find fish. Interesting statistics from creel surveys, according to Caspers, is that 78 percent of summer anglers (May to October ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/6/2016 8:09:32 AM
  • ND Game and Fish allocates 8 bighorn sheep licenses for 2016 season
  • Bismarck, N.D. - The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has allocated eight bighorn sheep licenses for the 2016 hunting season. Two licenses are available in Unit B1, two in B3 and three in B4. The final license for 2016 was was auctioned in March by ..
  • KFYR-TV
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  • 9/1/2016 4:07:55 PM
  • Dickinson men awarded Game and Fish Instructors of the Year
  • Two Dickinson men were shocked to learn they had won an award from the North Dakota Game and Fish on Saturday during the volunteer appreciation event at MacLean Bottoms Shooting Range in Bismarck. Dave Urlacher and Troy Anderson almost didn't show up to ..
  • The Dickinson Press
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  • 9/1/2016 10:31:29 AM
  • Devils Lake for Northern Pike Now
  • Anglers fish Devils Lake, North Dakota 12 months of the year. In summer and fall, pike really cooperate. TV host, industry spokesman and Devils Lake guide Jason Mitchell (fishdevilslake@hotmail.com) said, "Devils Lake has long had incredible pike numbers .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/27/2016 3:06:26 AM
  • Following the fish
  • The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the North Dakota Game and Fish Department, which share management of the Red River, also are project partners. Canada's federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans has helped out with equipment and staffing.
  • WDAZ
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  • 8/22/2016 12:02:05 PM
  • Cabela's Masters Walleye Circuit at Devils Lake, N.D.
  • Two-person teams from across the Walleye Belt will enjoy great walleye fishing while competing for thousands in cash and prizes when the Cabela's Masters Walleye Circuit returns to the High Plains paradise of Devils Lake, North Dakota, August 19-20 for a .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/15/2016 8:07:00 AM
  • Windy weather doesn't stop adult fish survey on Lake Oahe
  • The survey is used to gather information on the health and abundance of adult gamefish in the lake that stretches about 230 miles from Pierre to Bismarck, North Dakota, said Bob Hanten, another fisheries biologist on the survey. "It gives us an index of ..
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 8/12/2016 10:12:15 AM
  • Stocking targets N.D. walleye fishing opportunities
  • Walleyes are the most popular fish for a good share of North Dakota anglers, so it was good news when the state Game and Fish Department announced a couple of weeks ago that this summer's walleye production effort hit record marks for both the number of ..
  • Grand Forks Herald
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  • 8/7/2016 3:11:40 PM
  • State officials tout walleye fishing
  • Walleye are the most popular fish for a good share of North Dakota anglers, so it was good news when the state Game and Fish Department announced this summer’s walleye production hit record marks for the number of fingerlings produced and number of lakes .
  • The Bismarck Tribune
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  • 8/4/2016 12:13:17 AM
  • Game and Fish finalizes 2016 waterfowl season
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - North Dakota's Game and Fish Department has finalized the 2016 waterfowl season. Opening day for North Dakota residents is Sept. 24 for ducks, geese, coots and mergansers. Nonresidents may begin hunting waterfowl in North Dakota on ..
  • KFGO
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  • 8/3/2016 12:03:08 PM
  • North Dakota Game and Fish finalizes 2016 waterfowl season
  • BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) North Dakota's Game and Fish Department has finalized the 2016 waterfowl season. Opening day for North Dakota residents is Sept. 24 for ducks, geese, coots and mergansers. Nonresidents may begin hunting waterfowl in North Dakota on Oct.
  • KFGO
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  • 8/3/2016 6:26:42 AM
  • Hundreds of dead fish found in North Dakota lake
  • Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) Huron, SD (KELO) — Hundreds of dead fish are shutting down a popular .
  • Kansas First News
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  • 7/31/2016 10:47:57 AM
  • OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Fishing, summer programs and more
  • Free event, lunch included. Workshop set for 9 a.m. to noon with two afternoon target shooting sessions at 2 and 3:30 p.m. Sponsored by Ducks Unlimited, North Dakota Game and Fish and the Lewis and Clark Wildlife Club. Info: Jennifer Kross, jkross@ducks ..
  • Grand Forks Herald
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  • 7/31/2016 4:57:12 AM

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