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Panel rejects proposed DU land purchase in Grand Forks County

September 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — A panel that regulates the purchase of land by nonprofit groups in North Dakota has rejected a Ducks Unlimited proposal to buy 160 acres of land in Grand Forks County.
According to Terry Steinwand, director of the North Dakota Game a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Record-high crop prices spur conversion from grasslands to cropland

October 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO When cattle producer Jason Zahn aims his pickup across the gravel roads of North Dakota, he doesn’t see as many native grasses dancing along the prairie. Instead, he sees more and more black. Continue Reading

North Dakota hunters, fishers push to increase own license fees

January 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK North Dakota outdoorsmen are willing to come to the rescue of the state’s Game and Fish Department as its reserve fund is running out. Continue Reading

Moose totals Hettinger County deputy’s vehicle, dies

August 10, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

A deputy had a run-in with a moose Tuesday evening. He was not injured but the Hettinger County Sheriff’s Office is down one vehicle because of it. Continue Reading

Game and Fish utdoors facility rebuilt at N.D. State Fair

July 15, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The North Dakota Game and Fish Department said it has reconstructed its Conservation and Outdoors Skills Park on the State Fairgrounds in Minot. Continue Reading

N.D. turkey hunt applications due today

July 4, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Time is running out for North Dakota hunters to get a fall turkey license.
The state Game and Fish Department said applications must be postmarked by midnight tonight. Continue Reading

N.D. Game and Fish Department launches new website

May 20, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has launched a new website. Continue Reading

NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS:Once rare, eagles now are common sight

April 5, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Bald eagles have recovered from endangered status to the point where sightings are common in much of North Dakota, and therefore the novelty of such sightings has diminished somewhat. Continue Reading

700-plus spring turkey licenses remain in N.D.

March 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Licenses will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis starting Thursday. Only North Dakota residents are eligible to apply. The governor’s proclamation allows a maximum of two licenses, and hunters who did not apply in the first drawing also are eligible. Continue Reading

Oil lease sales delayed for western N.D. land

January 26, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The state Department of Trust Lands is holding an auction Feb. 7 to sell the rights to explore for oil on some state lands. North Dakota’s Game and Fish Department and the North Dakota chapter of the Wildlife Society wanted some land taken off the list. Continue Reading