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Golf tournaments: The 34th annual Star of the North Lions Club Youth Golf Tournament is Aug. 6-7 at Pokegama Golf Course in Grand Rapids. Entry fee: $30 for 18-hole division and $20 for 9, as well as a 9-hole mite flight (10 and under) on Aug. 7 for $10. More than $3,000 in medals, merchandise and prizes will be given away, as well as a free lunch on Aug. 7. Send entry fee and golfer’s age to Bob Cahill, Pokegama Golf Course, 3910 Golf Course Road, Grand Rapids, Minn., 55744, or call (218) 326-3444.

  • The Grand Slam Amateur Golf Tournament at Pokegama and Eagle Ridge Golf Course in Coleraine is Aug. 15-17. The tournament is open to 180 two-person men’s or women’s teams. More than $20,000 was paid out in 2013. Entry fee: $180 per person, and includes golf, putting tournament, Saturday dinner and prizes. Go to for more information or to enter.