If you are a Minnesota firearms deer hunter, start here: 1. Sight in rifle. 2. Buy a license. 3. Hang orange clothing on clothesline.
Here is a sampling of 2014 Northland deer processers. Costs are per deer. * The Bear’s Den, 5231 Highway 33, Saginaw. Complete processing (skinned, quartered, cut, ground, including vacuum-sealing). Call (218) 729-6056 or (218) 591-1677. * Cole Cuts, 4040 Normanna Road, Duluth. Deer processing includes skinning, cutting, grinding, wrapping and freezing. Sausage available. Custom cutters. Call (218) 391-1619. * Dewey’s Deer Processing, 2029 Baxter Ave., Superior. Complete processing with sausage available. Cost is by size: $40-$60.
The Minnesota Duluth Fighting Penguins won its second consecutive All-Minnesota Tournament Sept. 11 in Elk River by defeating Minnesota State-Mankato, defending Division III champion St. Johns, St. Cloud State and...
Minnesota Duluth won its fourth straight game on Saturday, outshooting Minnesota State-Mankato 62-15 in a 3-0 WCHA victory at Amsoil Arena. The Bulldogs (5-4-2 overall, 2-4-1 WCHA) outshot the Mavericks (0-6-1, 0-4-1) 28-0 in the third period as Mavericks goaltender Erin Krichiver finished with 59 saves in the losing effort.
Senior center Brett Ervin scored 29 points in his return to the court from a knee injury and Minnesota Duluth hung with the University of Notre Dame for much of an 88-71 loss Saturday in an exhibition opener at South Bend, Ind. Four Bulldogs reached double-digits in scoring and UMD led early against an NCAA Division I Irish team that was picked to finish seventh in the Atlantic Coast Conference this season. Ervin made 11 of 17 field goals and hauled in five rebounds. Junior guard Pierre Newton led UMD with nine boards while also adding 13 points.
Forward Darian Romanko scored twice in the final two minutes of regulation to force overtime, but the Minnesota Wilderness fell to Fairbanks 4-3 in a shootout Friday in Fairbanks, Alaska. Minnesota fell behind 3-0 early in the second period, but Brett Heikkila scored with 15:55 remaining in the period to put the Wilderness on the board. Defenseman Ivan Chukarov added two assists and goalie Brock Kautz made 20 saves for Minnesota (8-4-1). Ryner Gorwosky, Todd Burgess and Yannick Vedel all scored goals and Patrick Munson stopped 25 shots for Fairbanks (11-6-1).
Duluth Denfeld graduate Leah Hamm scored all three St. Scholastica goals as the Saints clinched the UMAC regular-season title outright with a 3-0 victory at Martin Luther College on Saturday...
Ian Ecklund scored twice and added an assist, all in the second period, to lead Wisconsin-Superior to a 6-3 win over nonconference opponent Aurora College on Saturday at Wessman Arena. In addition to Ecklund, Brandon Anderson, Tanner Dion, Tom Paine and Jake Johnson all scored goals and Bryce Fink recorded 30 saves for UWS (2-0). Trevor Hoth, Nicholas Desimone and Rihards Marenis all scored and Griffin Strain stopped 39 shots for Aurora (0-2).
Santiago Alvarez struck in the 43rd minute to break a tie and give Lawrence University a 2-1 victory over Wisconsin-Superior in a nonconference game Saturday in Appleton, Wis. Aropo Ojulu...