Representing the Pelican Rapids lakes area in the North Dakota State University Gold Star Alumni Band at the Bison Homecoming game Oct 9 was this trio, all with connections to the Pelican area.
From left, Louis Hoglund, Pelican Rapids; Theresa Smith Ulrich, Lida area seasonal resident; and Gary Barta, Franklin Lake area. Ulrich and Barta are both officers of the NDSU alumni band organization.
The band joined the current Gold Star band on the field during pre-game and half time, as the Bison defeated University of Northern Iowa 34-20.