Next Year’s Cabela’s National Walleye Tour Includes Events On Devils Lake, Lake Of The Woods

For those of you who follow professional walleye tournaments, Devils Lake and Lake of the Woods both are on the calendar for next year’s Cabela’s National Walleye Tour circuit. The NWT event on Devils Lake is set for July 26-27, 2018, with Lake of the Woods hosting the championship Sept. 5-7, 2018. The 2018 NWT…
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North Dakota Roadside Pheasant Count Declines 61 Percent

The numbers are in, and North Dakota pheasant and brood counts are down. Substantially. In a news release, R.J. Gross, upland game management biologist for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department, said results from roadside surveys in late July and August show total pheasants observed per 100 miles are down 61 percent from last…
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Survey Results Put North Dakota Grouse, Partridge Declines Into Perspective

North Dakota’s grouse and partridge seasons open Saturday, but the Game and Fish Department sent out a news release after lunch with some gloomy news about hunting prospects. In a nutshell: Roadside sharptail counts per 100 miles were down 29 percent in the annual summer survey, while Hungarian partridge counts were down 62 percent. I’ll…
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Meeting Set For Sept. 20 In East Grand Forks To Revitalize Local Minnesota Deer Hunters Association Chapter

The Min-Dak Border Chapter of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association has floundered in recent years, but efforts are underway to revive the chapter and the good work it has accomplished over the years. A meeting to discuss revitalizing the chapter is set for 7 p.m. Sept. 20 at the East Grand Forks Eagles Club, 227…
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Falling Geese Injure Minnesota Hunter, DNR Training Officer Describes In Weekly Update

Mention the phrase “hunting accident,” and the first thing that comes to mind is a mishap involving a firearm or, perhaps, falling from a tree stand. But I’ve never heard of a hunter being injured by a falling goose  — or geese — until now. This morning’s weekly report from the Minnesota Department of Natural…
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