Area Groups Collecting Deer Hides Again This Fall

The Min-Dak Border Chapter of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association again will be collecting deer hides for its Hides for Habitat program. Collection boxes will be set outside Cabela’s, Orton’s on the Point and Sportsman Taxidermy in East Grand Forks. Because of a lack of volunteers, the chapter this year is partnering with the Thief…
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Vintage Snowmobiles On Display Outside Blue Moose

I stopped by to check on the setup for the Vintage Snowmobile Show this morning outside the Blue Moose in East Grand Forks. I’m doing a story for tomorrow’s paper and got a chance to drive Lowell Machart’s replica of Ski-Doo’s first prototype, the 1958 “bathtub sled” (aptly named, I might add). Machart, a vintage…
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Silent Auction For Saturday’s Kevin Grinde Benefit Includes Ice, Open Water Fishing Trips

If you’re looking to take a fishing trip, whether ice or open water, stop by the Knights of Columbus club in Grand Forks on Saturday afternoon. There’ll be a spaghetti dinner/silent auction benefit from 4 to 8 p.m. for Kevin Grinde, former Herald outdoors writer and managing editor who underwent a liver transplant in early…
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