New Town News Sports

Growing up in North Dakota in the 1980s, the number of fishing waters dotting the landscape was less than half of the 400-plus waters today.

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The Driver family has a long history in rodeo going back a century or more. The family is also descended from the Xoshgha band of Hidatsa, who abandoned the reservation in the 1870s to live independently near the confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri Rivers for more than two decades.

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July 23, 2020

A bull moose by bow

For hunters in North Dakota drawing one of the “Big Three” tags for a once-in-a-lifetime chance at an elk, bighorn sheep or moose, particularly a bull of any of those species, is hard enough.

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July 16, 2020

The coming Storm

Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College Athletic Director Kyle DeCoteau and new Mens Basketball Coach Daryl Bearstail liked what they saw as more than 20 potential players for the NHSC Storm gathered at the New Town High School gymnasium for introductions and a shoot-around.

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July 9, 2020

Musky Options

The middle stretch of summer often provides good opportunities for the muskellunge, one of the region’s most challenging sport fish to catch, known for its frustrating follows which only sometimes result in exciting boat-side strikes.

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The Mandaree All Indian Rodeo took place last Saturday and there was plenty of hot action to go along with the intense heat, but that did not deter many fans from attending the event.

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June 18, 2020

Hole in One

Edgewater Country Club reported the first hole in one of the 2020 golf season.

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June 11, 2020

An old adage

This has been perhaps the windiest spring I can recall since I became a dedicated angler several decades ago.

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Criminal charges are expected to be filed against six Barnes County men for their involvement in the illegal taking of big game and other wildlife-related violations in recent months throughout the county.

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May 14, 2020

On Guard

Spring brings with it the first trips out into a greening countryside. 

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