Candlelight Ski Event Promises To Be A Real Hoot

The Friends of Rydell and Glacial Ridge Refuges Association is hosting a “Candlelight Ski and Owl Prowl” event from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 2 at Rydell National Wildlife Refuge, 17788 349th St. SE, Erskine, Minn. The timing of the event coincides with a full moon, and organizers are hoping for good snow conditions,…
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Openings Remain For Becoming An Outdoors Woman Sturgeon Trip On Rainy River, Lake Of The Woods

Openings remain for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ Becoming an Outdoors Woman guided sturgeon fishing trip, set for Aug. 10-12 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River near Baudette, Minn. The DNR hasn’t yet posted the 2018 Becoming an Outdoors Woman catalog on its website (as of Monday morning, at least), but a…
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Another Week, Another Story Of A Buck Entangled With The Head And Antlers Of A Long-Dead Rival

So what’s with all the incidents of bucks entangled by the antlers in recent weeks? I’ve written two different stories in the past month about rutting bucks in northeast North Dakota dragging around the severed heads of mating rivals after their antlers became entangled. The most striking example occurred this week, when Jake Cosley of…
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Here Are The Results From Saturday’s AK Vintage Snowmobile Show In East Grand Forks

Blustery weather and a couple of competing shows elsewhere in the region likely affected the turnout and number of sleds on exhibit for Saturday’s 7th Annual AK Vintage Snowmobile Show in East Grand Forks, but organizers still put together a great event. As always, some very old — and very unusual — sleds were on…
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Scott Jensen Of Grand Forks Completes Arrowhead Ultra Race

Scott Jensen, the Grand Forks man featured in a Sunday Herald story about his upcoming participation in the Arrowhead Ultra 135 winter race, has completed the 135-mile course. The race from International Falls to Tower, Minn., started Monday morning, and contestants have until Wednesday to complete the course. The Arrowhead 135 is open to competitors…
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