‘Serious’ Fish-Kill On Big Stone Lake Shouldn’t Be Setback To Anglers

ORTONVILLE, Minn. — “Thousands to tens of thousands” of fish in Big Stone Lake died recently, but Minnesota Department of Natural Resources area fisheries manager Chris Domeier says anglers probably won’t notice. The die-off happened a little over a week ago at the southern tip of the 27-mile long Minnesota-South Dakota border water near the…
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Attorney Judd Exploring Run For Moorhead Mayor

MOORHEAD — Moorhead will have another candidate for mayor, it appears. Sources say Johnathan Judd, an attorney, is strongly considering entering the city’s mayoral race to challenge announced candidates Brenda Elmer, a current city councilwoman, and Newad Brifki, a Kurdish-American community leader . I asked Judd on Saturday whether he was running, but he said…
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How Many FCS Teams, Really, Could Win National Championship?

Greg Madia of the Daily News-Record in Harrisonburg, Va., does an excellent job covering James Madison University’s football team. He recently did a piece that asked players and coaches in the Colonial Athletic Association, of which JMU is a member, a series of questions pertaining to other players, coaches and teams in the league. He…
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‘Persistence’ Key To James Madison Scheduling FBS Team; NDSU Can Only Wait

If James Madison of the Football Championship Subdivision has a secret sauce for scheduling an FBS opponent, the Dukes aren’t sharing. After announcing it had secured a 2022 contest with Louisville of the Atlantic Coast Conference, along with a tidy paycheck for $600,000, the school turned down a request from me to interview Kevin White,…
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Trump, Cramer Suddenly Hysterical About The Short-Term

There was a time not so long ago when Republicans looked at a government bailout as socialism. There was a time not so long ago when Rep. Kevin Cramer viewed farm country’s skittishness over President Donald Trump’s trade war as “hysteria.” And by not so long ago we mean , like, Monday. That was before…
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