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BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: DNR honors 50-year northwest Minnesota firearms safety instructor

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 06:30
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Gary Johnson was teaching math and business in 1968 in his hometown of Humboldt, Minn., when the school superintendent asked if he could help teach firearms safety.

Fifty years later,...

Paleontologists uncover complete tyrannosaur in Montana

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 06:17
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Dickinson Paleontologist Denver Fowler and his team are continuing summer field work at Montana's Judith River Formation, where a complete, articulated tyrannosaur skeleton is being uncovered.

Fowler has called the...

ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: North Dakota a relatively poor state for wren species

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 06:12
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August isn't the peak month for bird activity in our area. Mornings are noticeably quieter than they were six weeks ago, since most species have completed courtship and nesting. Some...

NICE FISH

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 06:01
Grand Forks HeraldWalleye released 25-inch minimum
  • 28½ inches and 25 inches -- Tom Neibauer, Middle River, Minn., Lake of the Woods.
Perch released 13-inch minimum
  • 15 inches -- Leon Mucha, Buffalo City,
  • ...

OUTDOORS CALENDAR

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 06:01
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To get an event in the Outdoors calendar, contact Brad Dokken at (701) 780-1148, (800) 477-6572 ext. 148 or by email at bdokken@gfherald.com. Deadline is 5 p.m. Thursdays.

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UND Police outpace NDSU for DUI arrests, more than 10 to 1

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 06:00
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The yearly numbers for drunk driving arrests by North Dakota State University police have dipped into the single digits, a sharp contrast to the law enforcement agency at UND.

NDSU...

Leadership roundtables provide opportunities for growth

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 06:00
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I am super blessed to participate in a book club and leadership roundtable led by Dr. Faith Ngunjiri, the director of the Lorentzsen Center at Concordia College, and Dr. Paul...

Center near Winnipeg provides a place for peregrines

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 06:00
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NEAR WINNIPEG—David, a peregrine falcon hatched in 2016 atop the UND water tower, was about a year and a half old when he was found grounded with a wing injury...

Austin's big hit, Gibson's big start lift Twins over Tigers

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 00:20
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DETROIT — Tyler Austin blasted a two-run homer in his Minnesota debut, Kyle Gibson pitched seven strong innings and the Twins held off the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Saturday.

Austin...

United rallies to draw LA Galaxy

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 00:00
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CARSON, Calif.—Midfielder Romario Ibarra scored the tying goal in the 84th minute as Minnesota United rallied for a 2-2 tie against the host Los Angeles Galaxy Saturday night at StubHub...

Vikings' QB Cousins sharp in debut at Denver, even if it was just one series

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 23:46
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DENVER—Kirk Cousins wasn't perfect, but he was close.

The NFL considers a perfect passer rating to be 158.3. Cousins' mark was 150.0 in his only series as the Vikings defeated...

Vikings' Dalvin Cook out against Broncos

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 21:53
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DENVER — Dalvin Cook's return is on hold.

The Vikings running back went through a scripted on-field workout before the preseason opener against Denver but did not suit out for...

Saturday's local scoreboard

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 21:49
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College soccer

6

Saturday's result

UND 2, South Dakota 1 (exhibition)

Late Friday

N.D. State 5, Manitoba 0 (exhibition)

Aces

6

Northwood Golf Club

Ryne Dolleslager aced...

Humbled Kohl Stewart credits others for his 2018 breakthrough

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 20:04
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DETROIT — Once considered too brash for his own good, a humbled Kohl Stewart arrived at Comerica Park on Saturday, Aug. 11, in preparation for his big-league debut on Sunday...

Koepka seizes third-round lead at PGA Championship

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 20:02
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ST.. LOUIS — Brooks Koepka fired a 4-under-par 66 on Saturday, Aug. 11, to assume a two-shot lead after the third round of the 100th PGA Championship, the final major...

Minnesota prep football numbers have dropped 10 percent in 10 years

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 18:14
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High school football in Minnesota is as rattled as a sacked quarterback.

It is still the most popular sport in the state, but participation has dropped by 10 percent in...

Minnesota vaults to No. 1 in girls sports participation

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 18:12
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Minnesota has more girls participating in high school sports per capita than any other state. According to the National Federation of State High School Associations, Minnesota's rate is triple that...

There's a lot at stake in Tuesday's primary. Here are a few things to watch for.

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 16:13
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ST. PAUL — Will Minnesota Democrats choose a St. Paul liberal, a Mankato moderate or the state's longtime attorney general as their hope for the state's next governor?

Do Republicans...

Bismarck police may soon use AR-15s to secure schools

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 16:11
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BISMARCK — The Bismarck Police Department is requesting additional funding to purchase AR-15 rifles and other equipment for school resource officers.

Bismarck Public Schools and the Bismarck Police Department have...

Mandan native stages opportunity in Medora

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 16:04
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MEDORA, N.D. — Morgan Rebenitsch is getting full use of her theater degree this summer working in North Dakota's tourist destination.

The recent college graduate from Mandan is managing the...

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