Best times for anglers

This table lists top fishing times and days for the coming weeks. For best results, begin fishing one hour before and continue one hour after the times given. Times apply to all time zones.

Sunday..............3:10 p.m.............................

Minnesota grouse revival might be underway

Minnesota's 90,000 or so ruffed grouse hunters can be forgiven if they're giddy with anticipation this year. With spring grouse drumming counts up 34 percent, they're hoping the 10-year boom-to-bust ruffie population cycle is on the upswing.

And ...

Idaho sockeye run tops modern record

Good news for Idaho's most endangered fish and all the people who are working hard to bring them back from the brink of extinction.

The 1,408 sockeye count tops the 1,355 that returned to Idaho in 2010. 2011 was also at that time the second-...

Tom Brokaw talks guns, dogs and bird hunting

Tom Brokaw opened the back door of his pickup and invited Red, his yellow Labrador retriever, to jump in. This was on a recent day on Brokaw's ranch, which lies nestled among undulating bunchgrass about a mile above sea level in central Montana, ...