Herald Staff Report
The Friends of Rydell and Glacial Ridge Refuges Association will host their annual Holiday Tree Cutting Event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at the south-central portion of Glacial Ridge National Wildlife Refuge—formerly the Lee Nursery—on Minnesota Highway 32.
DL, LOW rank among top ice fishing destinations The website RealClearLife has rated Devils Lake and Lake of the Woods among its top 10 ice fishing spots in the world, ranking them at No. 2 and No. 3, respectively.
College hockey 6 Friday's results
GRAFTON, N.D.—A former Grafton ambulance employee has been accused of stealing funds from the emergency service. On Wednesday, Walsh County District Judge Barbara Whelan set bond at $10,000 for James Russell Restemayer, 48, who was charged with a Class A felony of misapplication of entrusted property. The former Valley Ambulance and Rescue Service director allegedly "caused a loss in excess of $50,000" to the Grafton organization, according to court documents.
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Collin C. Peterson, a Democrat who represents Minnesota's Seventh District, spoke Friday morning on the House floor in support of H.R. 6784, the Manage Our Wolves Act. The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday passed the bill, which would remove gray wolves from Endangered Species Act protection and open them to state hunting and trapping seasons.
Prep volleyball 6 N.D. Class B State tournament In Minot Thursday's quarterfinals Thompson 25-25-25, Center-Stan. 15-21-10 Center-Stanton (kills-blocks-service aces)—Teanna Hintz 2-0-1, Karyn Haag 0-0-1, Kathryn Kraft 2-.5-0, Morgan Vitek 3-0-1 (11 digs), Ashley Frank 3-0-1 (8 assists), Amber Frank 7-1-0, Teegan Henke 1-.5-0
Lake of the Woods Open water fishing is pretty much done for the season after the recent blast of cold, wintry weather. Fishing was good until most of the bays and harbors locked up with ice, Lake of the Woods Tourism reported in its weekly update. At last report, good numbers of walleyes and saugers were staged in traditional early ice locations across Pine Island and the entire south shore, Lake of the Woods Tourism said. That bodes well for good ice fishing when the lake freezes.
Men's basketball 6 Wednesday's results University of Jamestown 83, Valley City State 75 Kentucky 96, UND 58 UND 25 33 -- 58 KEN 46 50 -- 96 UND—Billy Brown 1-3 0-0 3, Davids Atelbauers 3-8 0-0 8, Cortez Seales 2-5 3-4 7, Kienan Walter 0-5 2-2 2, Conner Avants 5-9 4-6 14, Aanen Moody 1-4 2-2 5, Bentiu Panoam 0-1 0-0 0, Filip Rebraca 5-8 1-3 13, Marko Coudreau 1-3 1-1 3, Elijah Hazekamp 1-2 0-0 3. Totals—19-48 13-18 58.
NORMAL, Ill.—The UND women's basketball team started slow and never recovered Wednesday night. Illinois State built an 18-11 first-quarter lead and held off the Fighting Hawks 67-55 in non-conference play. UND was just 3-for-23 from 3-point range. The only two players to hit 3-pointers were centers: 6-foot-5 Melissa Leet was 2-for-5 and 6-foot-2 Lexi Klabo was 1-for-1. UND shot 29 percent as a team.
Girls hockey 6 Tuesday's results Alexandria 3, Moorhead 0 Grand Rapids/Greenway 10, Bemidji 2 EGF Senior High 9, Crookston 0