Boundary Battle Director Highlights A Few Stats From Weekend Catfish Tournament

With another Scheels Boundary Battle Catfish Tournament in the books, tournament director Brad Durick has been compiling some statistics from this year’s tourney. Here are some fun tournament statistics he shared about the 46 two-person teams competing in this year’s Boundary Battle: 170 fish weighed in for 1,453.38 pounds. Saturday: 71 fish for 547.43 pounds.…
Read More

Boundary Battle Catfish Tournament And 41st Annual Devils Lake Chamber Tourney Are In The Books

Srnsky, Rodd win Boundary Battle event The third annual Scheels Boundary Battle Catfish Tournament wrapped up Sunday, and tournament director Brad Durick says the event went well. The team of Zach Srnsky and Trevor Rodd took top honors with a two-day weight of 61.7 pounds to win the top prize of $1,840. Teams could weigh in…
Read More

UND Offering Five Archery Deer Tags At Forest River Site

UND again this fall is opening its Forest River (N.D.) Field Station to five archery deer hunters. In 2013, UND partnered with the North Dakota Game and Fish Department to establish the Forest River station as a wildlife management area. The station is about 35 miles northwest of Grand Forks and includes 160 acres of…
Read More

Grand Forks Homeowner Makes Pleasant Discovery Of A Cardinal Nest In Her Yard

Cardinals are becoming more abundant in Grand Forks and across the region, and Joanna Pearson was pleasantly surprised  Saturday to discover a pair nesting in the bottom branch of an evergreen tree in her yard on Ninth Avenue North. Pearson says she found the nest trimming her pine trees and was  able to get photos…
Read More

Minnesota And North Dakota To Receive Annual Wildlife And Sportfish Restoration Funds

I’m playing catch-up after being out of the office for a couple of days, but here are some outdoorsy items of note as the weekend approaches. Minnesota, North Dakota to receive annual sportfish, wildlife restoration funds U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke on Thursday announced $1.1 billion in annual funding for state wildlife agencies…
Read More