Hunting Doves

August 18, 2010 by  
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Hunting Doves

By Nick Simonson I’ll take the sure thing before I’ll take the risk. Give me a savings account with two percent over anything on Wall Street these days. I play poker like that too, which might be why I’m not very good at it, and I rarely bet on sports, even when I know the […]

Kicking Off Dove Hunting Season

January 29, 2009 by  
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Kicking Off Dove Hunting Season

By Doug Leier As a young hunter in North Dakota 20 years ago, mourning doves were synonymous with the kick off to autumn. At that time, dove hunting opened earlier than any other major bird season, so doves were top priority for a week or two until we could hunt sharp-tailed grouse and partridge. I […]

Hunting Mourning Doves

January 28, 2009 by  
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Hunting Mourning Doves

From where I sit right now, cleaning out the three tiny flecks of residue left in the barrel of my twelve-gauge, I wish the tail end of this summer would wrap itself up. For dove season is fast approaching. Punch Drunk Doves Sure, that peaceful “coo-hoo” and the bobble-head walk make the dove seem like […]

Mosquitoes in September

January 28, 2009 by  
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Mosquitoes in September

Our Outdoors Nick Simonson The nice thing about mosquito season is that there is no limit. Unfortunately there isn’t much meat on the little buggers. Furthermore, in January here in the upper Midwest, I almost find myself longing to hear the buzzing of these pests in my ear during the humid dusk hours of summer. […]

Getting Acquainted with Dove Hunting

January 27, 2009 by  
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Getting Acquainted with Dove Hunting

By Chris Hustad Well, the countdown has begun and at the beginning of September, dove seasons all across the country will be opening up. Most recently, 2 new states are being added to the list; Minnesota and Michigan. They’ve been waiting for a long time for this possibility, but this also means there’ll be plenty […]