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BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's Northland Outdoors TV episode, we put a couple of shotgun experts—the Gould Brothers Exhibition Shooting Team—to the test by introducing them to mourning dove hunting in Minnesota. And the crew also visits the Kicking Bear outdoors camp for kids in West Salem. Wis. See it all in this weekend's episode of "Northland Outdoors TV." Northland Outdoors TV debuted on Fox Sports North and many other local ABC affiliates across North Dakota in July. The show is hosted by veteran outdoors radio host Brett Amundson.
GRAND FORKS -- College hockey's defending national champion North Dakota will open this season as the team to beat. UND holds the nation's No. 1 ranking in the preseason U.S. College Hockey Online national poll. Quinnipiac, last year's national runner-up, opens the season at No. 2, followed by Denver, Boston University and Boston College. National Collegiate Hockey Conference members Minnesota Duluth (No. 6) and St. Cloud State (No. 7) also are in the top 10 nationally.
PARSHALL — A 22-year-old Minot man died as the result of a one-vehicle crash in Parshall early Saturday, Sept. 24. According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol: The crash happened about 6:30 a.m. Saturday on Main Street in Parshall. The victim, Steven W. Graven-Huravitch, was a passenger in a car driven by Bruna De Paula Cardoso, 23, of Parshall.
ST. JOSEPH, Minn. - A funeral service for Jacob Wetterling, the boy abducted and killed in 1989, is set for 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 25. The St. Joseph boy's disappearance was unsolved until this month, when his killer confessed in court. Click here for the live stream of the funeral from St. Benedict in St. Joseph.
NEW SALEM -- A 36-year-old Bismarck man died after a vehicle collision at 5:48 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23, on Interstate 94, 5 miles east of New Salem according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The man was driving a 2016 Dodge Ram west on I-94 near mile marker 132, as a 68-year-old New Salem man was driving a 1987 Ford Ranger in front of him, going the same direction. The Ford Ranger was pulling a small utility trailer loaded with lumber.
• June 25, 2014: Energy Transfer Partners announces it has enough commitments from shippers to move forward with an oil pipeline from the Bakken to Patoka, Ill. The announcement came on the heels of Gov. Jack Dalrymple's Pipeline Summit at a time when nearly two-thirds of Bakken crude was being transported by rail. • Dec. 22, 2014: Dakota Access LLC submits an application to the North Dakota Public Service Commission for a pipeline route permit.
WASHINGTON - Federal agencies have scheduled a listening session and tribal consultations in six regions of the country in response to concerns raised by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's challenge of the Dakota Access Pipeline. The U.S. Departments of the Army, Interior and Justice on Friday invited representatives from all 567 federally recognized tribes to participate in formal, government-to-government consultation on how federal review of infrastructure projects can better allow for timely and meaningful tribal input.
A court’s decision to stop a new federal anhydrous ammonia rule is good for farmers in North Dakota and nationwide, Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., and Sen Heidi Heitkamp, D.N.D., said Friday. The decision by the Washington D.C. Court of Appeals prevents the Occupational Safety and Health Administration from going forward with its anhydrous rule until “it follows the proper notice-and-comment procedures,’ according to information from Hoeven’s office.
FARGO -- A Fargo South High School student was arrested early Thursday, Sept. 22, on suspicion of terrorizing in connection with a social media post referencing a school shooting. Fargo police were contacted about 10:20 p.m. Wednesday by parents of students who said the student later arrested had posted a threat on social media, Fargo Deputy Police Joe Anderson said.
SPEARFISH, S.D. – A 30-year-old man died and a 27-year-old woman was injured in an one-vehicle crash that occurred early Wednesday morning west of Spearfish. A 2008 Ford F-150 pickup was southbound on McGuigan Road two miles west of Spearfish when the driver lost control about 1:10 a.m. The vehicle slid into the east ditch and rolled.