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Posted by Scooter Pursley on April 03, 2017
  Question: What does baseball and North Dakota "Champagne Music Maker" Lawrence Welk have in common? Answer: The 1-2-3. The late big band leader from Strasburg would begin songs with "a1, a2, a3." Thus, in these parts, a 1-2-3 twin killing is sometimes referred to as a Lawrence Welk.  ... Read More
Posted by Parker Scott on March 30, 2017
                                         Parker Scott is an outdoor enthusiast who shares his favorite North Dakota adventures. The Deuce: There are so many amazing vistas and features on both... Read More
Posted by Mike Jensen on March 29, 2017
I had the opportunity last May to try my hand at paddlefishing near the confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers near Williston, North Dakota. This had been one of my personal bucket list activities, not only because of the possibility of catching a hundred-plus-pound fish, but also to... Read More
Posted by Alicia Ewen on March 13, 2017
IMG_6292.JPG The middle of nowhere isn’t exactly a place that makes it to a lot of bucket lists. But it did make it on my to-do list this past weekend in the name of some good fishing. To be more specific, my “middle of nowhere” destination was Lake Sibley. It’s... Read More
Posted by Fred Walker on December 09, 2016
  child 1.jpg   fred.jpg North Dakota’s fourth season has quietly been absent as of late with only a dusting of snow at times, following prediction after prediction of mass hysteria of biblical amounts of snowfall. Well, it... Read More
Posted by Sara Otte Coleman on October 25, 2016
IMG_2985.JPG    IMG_2970.JPG Yep, I love Watford City, North Dakota! This western gem has figured out how to retain its charm and personality while expanding its offerings. Watford City is nestled in North Dakota's... Read More
Posted by Scooter Pursley on September 22, 2016
Some people may argue, but fall is the best time of year. The only downside to fall in North Dakota is … well, there is not a downside really. Days are warm, nights are cool and the foliage is amazing. It’s important that we enjoy every minute of this colorful time of year. A mosaic of reds and... Read More
Posted by Jeremy Elbert on August 31, 2016
  EDITOR'S NOTE: Resident and nonresident hunters have questions about gaining access to private land for the purpose of hunting. Here's one long-time hunter's advice for establishing and maintaining relationships with landowners. As hunting seasons open across the country, for antelope,... Read More
Posted by Mike Jensen on August 26, 2016
                                                                         I had the opportunity to kayak on a... Read More
Posted by Janice Fuhrman on August 23, 2016
The 360-degree view from the enclosed lookout at Coteau des Prairies Lodge was breathtaking. You could see for miles across lush green prairie, fields and grasslands. I watched the skies grow dark while off in the distance random lightning strikes flashed behind the clouds. It was a perfect way to... Read More
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