Sorry Carson, Roger Maris Is Still North Dakota’s Top All-Time Sports Story

The Carson Wentz phenomenon became a runaway train shortly after the quarterback from Bismarck, N.D., led North Dakota State to a fifth straight national championship in early January in Frisco, Texas. Todd McShay, an ESPN NFL Draft analyst, told viewers during NDSU’s victory over Jacksonville State that Wentz was graded as a second-round pick who might…
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Seek And You Shall Find — And Catch — Spring Crappies

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Tony Mariotti’s philosophy of fishing is much like that of a well-known sneaker company: Just do it. “Too many people want exact information on how to catch fish. What lake? Where on the lake? What time of day? What depth? What bait? What presentation?” Mariotti said. “I always tell them: Just try…
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DNR’s Failure To Obtain Warrant Leads To Dismissal Of Charges Against Accused Poacher

A district judge ruled Minnesota conservation officers overstepped their constitutional bounds when they arrested a suspected poacher after using a GPS tracking device they had attached to his pickup. As a result, a man suspected of taking as many as 37 deer illegally in Lac Qui Parle County had all charges against him dismissed. A…
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Frequent DNR, Muskie Critic Cited For Shooting Geese Out Of Season

An outspoken critic of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, who has recently been at the forefront of trying to block muskie stocking in area lakes, has been cited for shooting two Canada geese out of season. Pelican Lake resident Dave Majkrzak was charged with taking a migratory bird out of season and will pay…
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VIDEO: Awesome Digital Pregame Show Before UND-Quinnipiac Title Game

TAMPA, Fla. — I don’t get out much to major-league sports venues anymore, so I might be a couple of years behind the curve on this: The pregame digital video show on the ice at Amalie Arena before the games at the Frozen Four were almost mind-blowing. And my mind is not blown easily. But…
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