Sports News

  • Common question: Does my ice shelter need a license?

    | Published on December 30, 2020 at 10:24am CST Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press


    As anglers prepare for ice fishing, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources sometimes receives questions about ice shelter licenses.  Minnesota fishing regulations recognize two types of shelters: portable and nonportable. A portable shelter is one that collapses, folds or is disassembled for transportation. Portable shelters need licenses and identification only when left unattended, defined as all… Read More

  • Pelican’s Syverson gearing up for track-field season at Bemidji State University

    | Published on December 23, 2020 at 1:09pm CST Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press


    A student from Pelican Rapids is participating in NCAA Division II track &field for Bemidji State University during the 2020-21 season. Abby Syverson, a freshman majoring in elementary education, is adistance/mid-distance for Bemidji State’s track & field program this year. Syverson, a 2020 Pelican Rapids High School athlete, was a three sport athlete as a… Read More

  • Bing Crosby: Misplaced and missing in action!

    | Published on December 16, 2020 at 10:18am CST Louis Hoglund| Author: Louis Hoglund


    I took this vintage Bing Crosby, singing holiday figure “on tour” in the Pelican Rapids area a few years ago—showing it off as a novelty, just for a few seasonal laughs. Of course, “White Christmas” is on his song list.  Apparently, I clumsily left it somewhere, and didn’t realize it until recently. I’m putting out this… Read More

  • 2021 MN Governor’s Fishing Opener  

    | Published on December 9, 2020 at 10:20am CST Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press


    73rd annual event in Otter Tail County May 13-15, 2021 A virtual organizational meeting of the Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener (GFO) Media Subcommittee was held on November 17.  Erik Osberg, Event Director outlined the preliminary plans and logistics concerned with the event.  The 2021 GFO will be tailored to accommodate current public health guidelines and the event will… Read More

  • Pare family had hunting success in the fields

    | Published on December 9, 2020 at 10:16am CST Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press


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