Skip to content

Fall Auction and Banquet Winners

2017 November 8
by admin

Board Winners

Gas – Joey Cruff

Browning Rifle – Steve Robertsdahl

Henry Rifle – Kelly Flath

Pistol – Mike Heim

Scheels Board – Larry Trapp

$1,000 Drawing Winners – Barb Anderson & Rod O’Clair

Bird Band – Annette Plecity

Cooler – Dean Klien

Early Bird  –Dave Zeller

Grand Prize Rifle – Dave Sather

November Newsletter

2017 October 24
by admin

Next Meeting…Wednesday, November 8th…Eagles Club

Free burgers for paid members at 6 PM…Meeting at 7 PM

Please help us sell the gas and grocery raffle tickets.  The drawing will be held in January.  You can turn the tickets in to Perry at Rural Water or to Jill at the Shoe Shop.  If you can sell more tickets contact Perry 490-1797   

Fall Banquet – The banquet will be Friday, November 3th at the Valley City Eagles Club. Social and raffles start at 5, banquet from 6 to 7:30, and the auction starts at 7:30.    

Banquet Setup – Setup will be Thursday at 5pm.  There will be supper and refreshments after setup.  

Election of Directors- December will be election of club directors, if you are interested in running contact Perry.

Hunter’s Ed- State Hunters Education has announced that all weapons used in hunter’s education now need to be no firing.  The club will be looking to auction off the 18 guns that we currently have for the hunter’s education.

Deer for the Food Pantry – We will be taking deer for the food pantry again this year.  Just take your deer to Valley Meats and let Rod know it’s being donated to the food pantry and that the wildlife club is paying for it.

Buck Show – The buck show will be held at the Valley City Eagles on Monday November 27th.  The contest is open to any ND deer taken this season by bow or rifle, by a Barnes County resident or BCWF member.  Deer need to be brought in the SE door between 6 and 7:30.  Also anyone bringing in a deer will be entered in a drawing for door prizes.  If you would like to help with the buck show contact TJ 490-0929.  We could use another scoring team or two to help move things along.

Hides for Habitat- We will be having hides for habitat again this year. Drop off points will be Valley Meats and the elevator in Wimbledon.   There will be a 50/50 cash prize again this year.

NDWF Convention – The convention will be January 19th and 20th. Let Perry know if you are interested in going.

Sheyenne Valley Calling Contest and Gun Raffle –   The raffle and calling contest will be January 20th

North Dakota Winter Show Booth – We will be having a booth at the winter show again this year.  If you have any suggestions for the booth contact Josh Holm 701-840-5269. 

Upcoming Dates to Remember:

11/27 – Buck Show

1/13 – Ice Fishing Derby

1/19 & 1/20 – NDWF Convention 

1/20 – Sheyenne Valley Calling Contest and Gun Raffle

2/3 – BCW Predator Hunt

2017 October 18
by admin

October Newsletter

2017 October 5
by admin

Next Meeting…Wednesday, October 11th, 2017…Eagles Club
Free burgers for paid members at 6 PM…Meeting at 7 PM

Fall Banquet – The banquet will be Friday, November 3th at the Valley City Eagles Club. There will be early bird tickets available at L&H Shoe Shop and Northwestern Industries, early bird tickets must be purchased by October 18th to be eligible for the $100 Valley Meats Gift Certificate.

Trap Team – The trap team took 5th place at state this year.
Valley City Trap Club – There have been a lot of improvements to the trap range and there are still some improvements to be made. They are looking into some grants to help with the cost.

2018 Fisheries Project – The scheduled project is the west boat ramp at Ashtabula Crossing next summer.

NDWF News – The main discussion at the last meeting was the crane project. NDWF is looking into hiring an executive director. Convention will be January 20th in Bismarck.

Ashtabula Creel Survey – 578 anglers were interviewed. 378 anglers returned survey cards. 421 walleyes were caught with 141 kept, the average length was 15 ½ inches. Many smallmouths were also caught. This summer the G&F stocked the most walleyes in Lake Ashtabula since 2009. The club donated some money to be given out for monthly drawings for the people that participated in the survey. The winners were Gary Backmiller, David Techskamp, and Dustin Wallace.

Ice Fishing Derby – The derby will be held January 13th at Sibley on Lake Ashtabula.

Predator Hunt – The hunt will be February 3rd.

Lure’em for Life Camp – The club sent 5 kids to the camp in Devils Lake this year.

Fish Fry – We had a good turnout at the fish fry again this year going through 80-90lbs of fish, thank you to all the volunteers that helped out.

Upcoming Dates to Remember:
11/3 – Fall Banquet and Auction
11/27 – Buck Show
1/13 – Ice Fishing Derby
1/19 & 1/20 – NDWF Convention
1/20 – Sheyenne Valley Calling Contest and Gun Raffle
2/3 – BCW Predator Hunt

2017 September 19
by admin

The Trap Shoot Fun Night / Annual Annie Oakley Shoot – Is rescheduled for Tuesday Sept. 26th, 5 pm at the Valley City Trap Club.

There will be food and prizes. All proceeds go to the Hunters Education Program. Contact Todd at 840-1198 with any questions.

September Newsletter

2017 September 1
by admin

Next Meeting…Wednesday, September 13th, 2017…Eagles Club
Free burgers for paid members at 6 PM…Meeting at 7 PM

Fall Banquet – The banquet will be Friday, November 3th at the Valley City Eagles Club. There will be early bird tickets available at L&H Shoe Shop and Northwestern Industries, early bird tickets must be purchased by October 18th to be eligible for the $100 Valley Meats Gift Certificate. Please be at the September meeting if you can help at the banquet, take a donation list, or put up some posters. If you can’t make it to the meeting, but you can help with the banquet contact Perry or Jeff.

Trap Shoot Fun Night / Annual Annie Oakley Shoot – Is scheduled for Sept. 19th, 6 pm at the Valley City Trap Club. There will be food and prizes. All proceeds go to the Hunters Education Program. Contact Todd at 840-1198 or Skip at 490-3211 with any questions.

Take a Kid Fishing – We had a good turn out again this year. 40 kids signed up, 37 came that day.

Buffalo Sharp Shooters- The buffalo sharp shooters came to the June meeting to give a demonstration.

Summer Fishing Derby – Congratulations to Rod and Kaleb Lux for winning the summer walleye derby. The tournament was held on June 10th and 11th. There were 430 walleyes weighed in over the weekend. More info below and pictures are available on the clubs website and Facebook Page.

2018 Fisheries Project- The project will be a new boat ramp at the west crossing.

Pheasant Chicks – We handed out 1750 chicks this year.

Prairie Waters Camp- The camp needed 15 new pairs of waders. The club donated $1500 to help purchase them.

2017 July 13
by admin

2017 Walleye Derby Results

2017 June 13
by admin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Walleye Standings        
Place Members Sat. Sun. Total  Prize 
1 Rod Lux / Kaleb Lux 16.50 15.80 32.30  $   1,500.00
2 Jeff Differding / Jamie Differding 11.20 7.95 19.15  $   1,000.00
3 Bruce Nielsen / Nick Nielsen 11.60 6.65 18.25  $      900.00
4 Braden Wenaas / Matt Sorenson 2.05 15.05 17.10  $      800.00
5 Chad Wendel / Chad Altringer 9.30 7.00 16.30  $      700.00
6 Kevin Loibl / Rusty Loibl 9.50 6.70 16.20  $      600.00
7 Brandon Caulfied / Jerad Caulfield 8.30 6.95 15.25  $      500.00
8 Dean Klein / Jarin Thornton 3.35 11.70 15.05  $      450.00
9 Jason Vasichek / Dane Christensen 9.50 5.10 14.60  $      400.00
10 Darrel Wegner / Cody Wegner 7.65 6.85 14.50  $      350.00
11 Steve Robertsdahl / Levi Robertsdahl 6.00 8.15 14.15  $      300.00
12 Dana Noot / Nick Noot 9.20 4.85 14.05  $      300.00
13 Mel Karch / Chris Karch 5.80 8.00 13.80  $      300.00
14 Warren Boughton / Mahloer Boughton 7.25 6.55 13.80  $      300.00
15 Justin Gronbeck / Josh Bullinger 9.35 4.35 13.70  $      300.00
16 Bruce Pulkrabek / Tyler Pulkrebek 3.45 9.80 13.25  $      300.00
17 Butch Flath / Dale Zaun 8.60 3.80 12.85  $      300.00
18 Denny Didier / Cody Didier 5.30 7.55 12.40  $      300.00
19 John Sadek / Mike Undem 6.15 5.65 11.80  $      300.00
20 Steve Attleson / Brandon Soleim 4.40 7.35 11.75  $      300.00
           
           
Place Saturday Biggest Walleye Weight      Prize 
1 Rod Lux / Kaleb Lux 7.40      $      200.00
2 Aaron Wolsky / Brandon Wegner 6.90      $      100.00
           
Place Sunday Biggest Walleye Weight      Prize 
1 Bruce Pulkrabek / Tyler Pulkrebek 8.85      $      200.00
2 Braden Wenaas / Matt Sorenson 7.95      $      100.00
           
           
Place Saturday Biggest Northern Weight      Prize 
1 Jerry Ryerson / Tyler Kosse 9.75      $      100.00
2 Greg Enstad / Glenn Anderson 7.65      $        50.00
           
Place Sunday Biggest Northern Weight      Prize 
1 Justin Hermanson / Tatem Brandt 8.40      $      100.00
2 Eric Olson / Jeff Rohrich 6.70      $        50.00

June Newsletter

2017 June 1
by admin
Meeting…Wednesday, June 14th at the Ashtabula Crossing
Free burgers for paid members at 6 PM…Meeting at 7 PM
 
Hunters Ed: The next Hunter Education class will meet at Valley City State University in the Rhoades Science Center. June 12th, 13th, 15th, 19th, and 22nd. The classes are from 6 pm until 9:30 pm each night. You can register online on the Game and Fish Website or you can also sign up at the first class. For more information call Skip, 845-3211 or 490-3211 Students must be at least 11 years old. Bring a pencil and notebook to the class.
 
Take a Kid Fishing Day: Take a Kid Fishing Day is Saturday June 3th at Mel Rieman Recreation Area on Lake Ashtabula. If you can help that day from 9 am to Noon, contact Goose, 840-0179.
 
Fish Fry – Will be at Dacotah Pavilion, in Chautauqua Park at 6:30 on August 9th. Please bring a salad or dessert to share. Bring your own beverage if you would like something other than pop or water.
 
Summer Derby – The summer derby is June 10th & 11th this year. We could use some more volunteers, if you can help out contact Perry, 490-1797.
 
Moon Lake: The dock is in at Moon Lake and Chad Kjelland has been working on some improvements to the swimming beach.
 
Fisheries Project: The boat landing project at the west crossing has been postponed until 2018.
 
Road Cleanup: Perry said at the May meeting that road clean up went well and we have a good amount of help again this year.
 
Gaylon Hansen Youth Day: The date has been set for August 2rd this year. The event is open to kids ages 9-18.
 
Next Meeting: September 13th at the Eagles.
 
Summer Youth Camps Info:
Lure Em for Life
Devils Lake
August 6-10
Ages 8-13
http://www.lureemforlife.org
 
Fishin Around
VCSU Prairie Waters
June 26-28
Ages Entering 7 & 8 grades
Contact:
Bonita.roswick@vcsu.edu
701-845-7570
 
Splashin Around
VCSU Prairie Waters
June 19-21
Ages Entering 5 & 6 Grades
Contact:
Bonita.roswick@vcsu.edu
701-845-7570
 
 
 

2017 May 9
by admin