Chris Taylor and Bill Murray won the first  catfish league event Wednesday night on the Red River in Grand Forks.

Catfish League Results, ENDracing Seeks Volunteer With Boat, Greenway Input Session

The Red River Valley Catfish League held its first league night of the season Wednesday night, and 11 boats launched from the North Landing in Grand Forks to compete in the three-hour session. Teams could weigh in two catfish. Bill Murray and Chris Taylor finished first with 31.4 pounds. Rounding out the top three were:…
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Upcoming canoeing events on the Red and Red Lake rivers will offer the opportunity to paddle 10-passenger, 24-foot Voyageur canoes.

Public Input Meetings On Greenway River Access, Paddling Events On Tap

A chance to weigh in on river access in Grand Forks and East Grand Forks and opportunities to paddle 24-foot voyageur canoes are on tap in the coming weeks. First up, Greenway staff and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources have scheduled two public meetings to get input on developing a master plan for river…
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An Afternoon Boat Ramp Tour Of The Rivers In GF And EGF

I took a drive this afternoon to check out the four boat ramps in Grand Forks and East Grand Forks and was amazed by what I saw. Except for small amounts of shore ice in a couple of spots, the rivers are completely open, and the ramps are clear. Get the boats out of storage.…
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Registration Open For Cats Incredible, Boundary Battle Catfish Tourneys

Summer might seem a long ways off — especially after the recent cold snap — but one indicator of warmer days ahead came this week when the East Grand Forks firefighters union announced registration now is open for this year’s Cats Incredible Catfish Tournament. The annual Red River catfish extravaganza is set for July 30-31…
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Friday Outdoors Updates

A few odds and ends on this chilly Friday: Bring on the cold The onset of cold weather came none too soon for ice fishing enthusiasts across the region and the resorts and outfitters who depend on those ice fishing enthusiasts for their winter income. Photos this morning on various social media sites show Lake…
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