Grand Forks Audubon Meeting To Focus On Prairies

The prairie landscape will be the focus of Grand Forks Audubon’s February meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday night at Choice Health and Fitness. Kevin Gietzen, district conservationist with USDA in Grand Forks, will talk about “prairie” and what makes it unique, why it’s a concern, and what is being done and what can be done.…
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Bad Weather Prompts North Dakota Game And Fish Department To Reschedule Advisory Board Meetings Set For Tonight And Tuesday

The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has postponed the advisory board meetings scheduled for tonight and tomorrow in Berthold, Hankinson, Jamestown and Bismarck for two weeks because of inclement weather. The meetings in Berthold and Hankinson are rescheduled for Monday, Dec. 12; and Bismarck and Jamestown are rescheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 13. Game and…
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Pumpkin Paddler Departs On Red River Trek In World Record Attempt

The Great Pumpkin Adventure is underway. Rick Swenson, a Fergus Falls, Minn., man who grows giant pumpkins, departed from the boat ramp below Riverside Dam in Grand Forks on Saturday morning paddling a giant pumpkin. Now that’s something you don’t see every day. Swenson is attempting to set a Guinness World Record for the longest pumpkin…
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All Of North Dakota’s Deer Gun Licenses Have Been Issued

Your chance at getting a deer gun license in North Dakota for this fall’s hunting season officially are history. The North Dakota Game and Fish Department this morning said all 49,000 deer gun licenses allocated by governor’s proclamation have been issued. A limited number of antlerless tags had remained in southwest North Dakota units after…
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New Dock For Fishing And Nonmotorized Watercraft Ready For Use In Downtown Grand Forks

A new floating dock for canoes, kayaks, paddleboards and other nonmotorized watercraft has now been installed on the Red River in downtown Grand Forks. The Greenway this morning sent out an update about the new dock, which is designed to give nonmotorized watercraft users a place to launch without fighting the nasty mud that’s so…
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