North Dakota Game Wardens Association Facebook Page Worth A ‘Like’

I received an email this week from Peter Miley, social media representative for the North Dakota Game Wardens Association, to give me a heads-up that the group now has a Facebook page. I checked it out, and the page is definitely worth a “like” if you’re a hunter, angler or outdoors enthusiast of any kind…
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New Buoy Monument Commemorates The Northwest Angle, The Northernmost Point Of The Lower 48

Next time the road takes you to the Northwest Angle on Lake of the Woods, make sure to stop by Young’s Bay, where a newly erected monument commemorates this northernmost point of the Lower 48. Northwest Angle resident Joe Laurin shared this photo of the monument, which resembles a large buoy and is patterned after…
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Fishing And Deer License Increases, Blaze Pink And Scopes On Muzzleloaders All Are On Tap In Minnesota If Dayton Signs Environment And Natural Resources Budget Bill

It’s too soon to say how the environment and natural resources budget bill Minnesota lawmakers passed Sunday will affect Department of Natural Resources fisheries and wildlife programs, but there’s certainly cause for optimism, a DNR fisheries manager says. The bill, which includes small increases in the price of fishing and deer hunting licenses, awaits Gov.…
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DNR Paints Gloomy Budget Scenario On The Eve Of The Minnesota Fishing Opener

As anglers gear up for another Minnesota Fishing Opener — that most hallowed of outdoors traditions — a gloomy scenario is facing the Department of Natural Resources. Hunters, anglers and everyone else who enjoys the outdoors stand to lose as a result. Despite widespread support from Minnesota sportsmen’s groups, state lawmakers ignored requests for a…
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Turtle River And Ryan Pond Receive Rainbow Trout; Anglers Catch Big Fish In Sportsman’s Lodge Sturgeon Tourney; Spawning Sturgeon Offer Spectacle On Rainy River Tributary

A few items of note on this Tuesday morning: Erika Kolbow, naturalist at Turtle River State Park, says the North Dakota Game and Fish Department stocked another batch of rainbow trout into the Turtle River on Monday. In addition, Ryan Pond in Grand Forks also received a fresh batch of rainbow trout. In a news…
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