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Updated 1 week, 4 days ago

Anglers, open water season is here!

So, put your ice fishing gear into storage and break out your boat and open water fishing gear.

Updated 2 months ago
Sauced and stewed: tomatoes finally get their day

On the last day of January, in one last nod to our least favorite month of the year, my husband and I canned 50 pounds of tomatoes.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
OUTDOORS Stay informed on sportsmen legislative issues

Dozens of new fish and game laws are under consideration that will affect all citizens of Montana.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Family heirlooms 30 years in the making

Family heirlooms 30 years in the making

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Ice fishing tourney update

One of the most exciting things for many anglers when it comes to ice fishing are all the tournaments....

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Solving the mystery of Clyde’s barn

It’s a well-known family story that my mother and father met at Clyde’s Barn Dance sometime in 1951, and a courtship ensued.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
OUTDOORS: Modern toys for ice anglers

My fishing success on my last trip was hampered by the above average January temperatures...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
‘Cracking up’ in body and mind

As the old year morphed into the new one, I’d carried a round of physical therapy forward as well.

Updated 3 months ago
Oh, my, is it time for pie?

It’s the wrong time of year to write about pie.

Updated 3 months ago
Time to get involved in legislative issues

Our hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, trapping and other outdoor recreation heritage rights are up for review...

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Finding our way through, and into the new year

Even though our kids weren’t able to be here in person to celebrate the holidays in 2020, we were all still able to share most of our family traditions.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
The diversity of ice fishing

Ice fishing can be enjoyed in so many different ways...

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
‘Next year’ is here

My husband and I have an ongoing mantra for whatever obstacles life throws at us to prevent us from getting things done.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
We must be vigilant!

We, who live in Montana, have been largely spared from most of those disruptions...

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
A ‘Christmas’ card for a coronavirus year

We’ve almost made it. Only five more days of 2020. There’s probably not a soul who isn’t looking forward to turning the last page on this calendar. We’re all exhausted.

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Last-minute gift ideas

Well, here we are…Christmas Eve and you still have not gotten that special angler on your list...