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2017 July 13
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2017 Walleye Derby Results

2017 June 13
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  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
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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
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May Newsletter

2017 May 1
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Next Meeting…Wednesday, May 10th at the Eagles Club

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

If you have not renewed your membership yet or you would like to sign up you can download a form to send in from our website , by talking to a club officer, or by stopping at L&H Shoe Shop.

Our benefits include our club newsletter, free burgers at most meetings, and a subscription to North Dakota Outdoors Magazine.

Big Spenders Banquet & Raffle – We had a good turnout for the banquet.  BCWF netted around $15,000 off of the boards, bird bands, and $1,000 raffles!  The raffle winners are listed on the next page.

BCWF Scholarships – The winners of the $250 scholarships to VCSU for 2017 are Amanda Starr, Drew Jacobson, Zachary Chapman, and Morgan Getzkow.

June Hunters Ed – The June class dates will be the 12th, 13th, 15th 19th, and 22nd.  If you have any questions contact Skip Pederson 845-3211.

March Hunters Ed – The March class had 35 students complete the class, 14 of the students were female.  There were 14 students that got 10% on the test.

Perch Rings – There were 30 perch rings either built or repaired to put into Lake Ashtabula to help with the perch spawn.  The club will need more garland for 2018 rings.

NDWF – There have been 9, $1,000 grants given out to high school trap teams this year.  There is still discussion on hiring an executive director.  The cost for hiring one is estimated to be $90,000.

Trap Club – BCWF will be donating $4,000 to the trap club to help with the cost of maintaining the trap range.

Summer Derby – Applications have been mailed out, if you are interested in fishing the derby and haven’t before contact Perry right away, we are very close to a full field.

Moon Lake – The club put in a new fishing dock at Moon Lake.

Buffalo Sharp Shooters – The club donated $1,000 to help with the cost of going to nationals this year.

Gaylon Hansen Youth Day – The date has been set for August 2nd this year.  The event is open to kids ages 9-18.

Archery Reminder-The Archery Club has a new facility for its members located at 1025 4 Bottle Drive in the northwest industrial park between Drug Plastics and the Barnes County Municipal Airport.  Shooting times are Monday’s and Wednesday’s from 7pm to 9pm.   For more information call Neil Pederson at 840-0173.

Big Spenders Raffle Winners

  1. Choice of the vehicle or $15,00…..Robert Davis, Arthur
    2. Browning Rifle….. Wanda Pabst, Sanborn
    3. Grill…..Sue Plecity, Fargo
    4. Terry Redlin….. Bob Wahlund, West Fargo
    5. Terry Redlin….. Merle Swenson, Sanborn
    6. Terry Redlin…..Dan Taylor, Valley City
    7. Terry Redlin…..Mark Swanberg, Valley City
    8. Terry Redlin…..Maynard Flatt, Valley City
    9. Terry Redlin…..Dale Maasjo, Valley City
    10. Terry Redlin…..Dean Pederson, Valley City
    11. Terry Redlin…..Don Malec, Valley City
    12. Terry Redlin…..Jeanne Burchill, Valley City
    13. Terry Redlin…..Ryan Anderson, Chaffee
    14. $200…..John Froelich, Valley City
    15. $200…..Jamie & Courtney Differding, Fargo
    16. $200…..Jeff Nathan, Valley City
    17. $200…..Sue Kapaun, Valley City
    18. $200…..Gene Masse, New Rockford
    19. $100…..Dave Zeller, Valley City
    20. $100…..Terry Metzger, Valley City
    21. $100…..Craig Wendt, Fargo
    22. $100…..Glen Goehring, Fargo
    23. $100…..Travis Messer, Bismarck

Gun Boards, Bird Bands, and $1,000 Winners

Bird Band…..Remmington 243…..Derrick Ellingson, Harwood
Rifle Board…..Remmington 270…..Staci Hovland, Buffalo
Pistol Board…..22 Pistol…..Joel Christoferson
Pistol Board…..9MM Pistol…..Mona Hennel, Valley City
Rifle Board…..Golden Boy…..Kevin Christensen, Valley City
Shotgun Board…..Over/Under12 Gauge…..Jane Plecity
Grill Board…..Tom Olson, Valley City
Scheels Board…..David Martin, Wheatland
$1,000 Drawing…..Pam Berntson
$1,000 Drawing…..Jerad Enger, Fargo
$1,000 Drawing…..Wayne Liebersbach, Valley City
$1,000 Drawing…..Brian Johnson, Valley City
$1,000 Drawing…..Jim Zerface, Tower City

2017 April 27
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Big Spenders Raffle Winners

2017 April 10
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Big Spenders Raffle Winners
 
1. Choice of the vehicle or $15,00…..Robert Davis, Arthur
2. Browning Rifle….. Wanda Pabst, Sanborn
3. Grill…..Sue Plecity, Fargo
4. Terry Redlin….. Bob Wahlund, West Fargo
5. Terry Redlin….. Merle Swenson, Sanborn
6. Terry Redlin…..Dan Taylor, Valley City
7. Terry Redlin…..Mark Swanberg, Valley City
8. Terry Redlin…..Maynard Flatt, Valley City
9. Terry Redlin…..Dale Maasjo, Valley City
10. Terry Redlin…..Dean Pederson, Valley City
11. Terry Redlin…..Don Malec, Valley City
12. Terry Redlin…..Jeanne Burchill, Valley City
13. Terry Redlin…..Ryan Anderson, Chaffee
14. $200…..John Froelich, Valley City
15. $200…..Jamie & Courtney Differding, Fargo
16. $200…..Jeff Nathan, Valley City
17. $200…..Sue Kapaun, Valley City
18. $200…..Gene Masse, New Rockford
19. $100…..Dave Zeller, Valley City
20. $100…..Terry Metzger, Valley City
21. $100…..Craig Wendt, Fargo
22. $100…..Glen Goehring, Fargo
23. $100…..Travis Messer, Bismarck
 
Gun Boards, Bird Bands, and $1,000 Winners
 
Bird Band…..Remmington 243…..Derrick Ellingson, Harwood
Rifle Board…..Remmington 270…..Staci Hovland, Buffalo
Pistol Board…..22 Pistol…..Joel Christoferson
Pistol Board…..9MM Pistol…..Mona Hennel, Valley City
Rifle Board…..Golden Boy…..Kevin Christensen, Valley City
Shotgun Board…..Over/Under12 Gauge…..Jane Plecity
Grill Board…..Tom Olson, Valley City
Scheels Board…..David Martin, Wheatland
$1,000 Drawing…..Pam Berntson
$1,000 Drawing…..Jerad Enger, Fargo
$1,000 Drawing…..Wayne Liebersbach, Valley City
$1,000 Drawing…..Brian Johnson, Valley City
$1,000 Drawing…..Jim Zerface, Tower City
 
 

2017 April 5
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April Newsletter

2017 April 5
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Next Meeting…Wednesday, April 12th at the Eagles Club
Free burgers for paid members at 6 PM…Meeting at 7 PM
 
If you have not renewed your membership yet or you would like to sign up you can download a form to send in from our website , by talking to a club officer, or by stopping at L&H Shoe Shop.
 
Our benefits include our club newsletter, free burgers at most meetings, and a subscription to North Dakota Outdoors Magazine.
 
Big Spenders Banquet – Will be April 8th at the Eagles. Social starts at 5:30, 6:30 banquet. If you can help with setup or at the banquet contact Perry.
 
American Fisheries Society – We received the club of the year award from the ND chapter of the American Fisheries Society, we were nominated by VCSU.
 
Perch Rings: We will be putting the perch rings out on Lake Ashtabula to help the perch spawn again this year.
 
Barnes County North Trap Team – Al Goring attended the March meeting and discussed the new trap team being started. They have 15 kids signed up and estimated the cost would be around $6,000 to get started. Barnes County Wildlife donated $1,000 to help them get started.
 
Summer Derby – Applications have been mailed out, if you are interested in fishing the derby and haven’t before contact Perry right away, we are very close to a full field.
 
Fisheries Project – Tentative project this year will be putting a new ramp in at the West Ashtabula Crossing. We have requested a cost share with the G&F, but have not heard back yet.
 
Pheasant Chicks – Chicks have been ordered. If you did not contact Perry, call him and you might still be able to get some. They are coming Wednesday, May 31st at 5pm to Cenex.
 
Jr Naturalists – They will be going fishing on 4/20 at Sundstroms Landing on Lake Ashtabula at 4 pm. See the attached posters for more info.
VCHS Trap Team – There are 42 kids shooting on the trap team this year.
 
Gaylon Hansen Youth Day – The date has been set for August 2nd this year. The event is open to kids ages 9-18.
 
Archery Reminder-The Archery Club has a new facility for its members located at 1025 4 Bottle Drive in the northwest industrial park between Drug Plastics and the Barnes County Municipal Airport. Shooting times are Monday’s and Wednesday’s from 7pm to 9pm. For more information call Neil Pederson at 840-0173.
 
New Fishing License – Remember to renew your fishing license. Last year’s license expired on 3/31.
 
 

March Newsletter

2017 March 2
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Next Meeting…Wednesday, March 8th at the Eagles Club

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

If you have not renewed your membership yet or you would like to sign up you can download a form to send in from our website , by talking to a club officer, or by stopping at L&H Shoe Shop.

Our benefits include our club newsletter, free burgers at most meetings, and a subscription to North Dakota Outdoors Magazine.

BCWF Predator Hunt – There were 16 teams and 32 hunters this year. There were a total of 13 coyotes shot. The winner of the riffle was Mike Thoreson. The largest coyote was shot by Ian Severson and Natalie Koch. The smallest dog was shot by Eugene Sandness, Keith Hample, Rob Sandness. The top 3 teams were -1st Place – 3 Coyotes. Eugene Sandness, Keith Hample, Rob Sandness;2nd Place – 2 Coyotes Dustin Krueger, Nick Olson, Austin Gahner; 3rd Place – 2 Coyotes. Justin Gronbeck and Gary Will.  Ties were broke by check in time. 

North Dakota Winter Show:  We are having a booth again this year at the Winter Show March 9th-11th stop by and renew your membership if you have not had a chance to do so yet.  We will have some information from the Game and Fish and a picture slide show of events throughout the year.

Big Spenders Banquet – Will be April 8th at the Eagles. 

VCSU Scholarships:  The application is attached to the email and also available at L&H Shoe Shop and Perry also has some.  The deadline to turn in applications this year is April 1st.

Hunters Ed – Next class starts in March.  Class dates will be March 13th, 14th, 16th, 20th, and 23rd.  Contact Skip Pederson 845-3211 with questions.

Archery– They are shooting Monday and Wednesday nights starting at 7. The location is 1025 4 Bottle Drive.  Contact Neil for more information 840-0173.

Summer Derby:  Applications have been mailed out, if you are interested in fishing the derby and haven’t before contact Perry.

Gaylon Hansen Youth Day: The date has been set for August 2nd this year.  The event is open to kids ages 9-18.

High School Trap League:  There were 47 kids that attended the preregistration for the spring season.

Jr Naturalists – They will be making recycled bird houses on March 23 at the Rhodes Science Center Room 209 at 6pm.