WAHPETON, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) The Highway Patrol said 21 year-old Ryan Rosaaen of Wahpeton died after he lost control of his vehicle on a city street and struck a tree around 11:50pm on Sunday, February 19th.
The Highway Patrol said Rosaaen was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash remains under investigation.
VALLEY CITY (NewsDakota.com)- Valley City High School’s Maren Gullickson signed a letter on intent to continue her volleyball career as a student athlete at Lake Region State College in Devils Lake. As the lone senior and a captain for The Hi-Liners last fall, Gullickson was part of a team that went 9-11 in The EDC and 21-15 overall. Valley City hosted and won an EDC play in match and also took the season series against Fargo Davies.The Eagles were tournament champions and finished 6th in the state. With an up and down season Gullickson says she was pleased with her final season as a Hi-Liner
Gullickson was attracted to Lake Regions’ Precision Ag Program and made a final decisions after working out with the team
The Royals were 9-27 last season and 2-6 in The Mon-Dak. They are coached by Brigitte Greywater.
MADISON, SD (PlayNorthStar.com)- Alli Vandal of Valley City State (N.D.) was selected to the fifteenth edition of the North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) Women’s Basketball Player-of-the-Week honor, announced by the conference office Monday.
North Star Athletic Association Women’s Basketball Player-of-the-Week Alli Vandal – Valley City State (N.D.) – 6’0″ – Sophomore – Forward – Rolla, N.D. – Vandal shot 77 percent and scoring a career-high 25 points in 24 minutes as Valley City State ended No. 11-ranked Jamestown 31-game winning streak in NSAA conference regular-season play with a 75-70 overtime victory. She scored five of VCSU’s 12 points in overtime, including a crucial basket with 37 seconds left in the game that gave Vikings a four-point lead. She also had 15 points in nearly 20 minutes as Valley City State defeated Presentation 89-68. For the week, Vandal averaged 20.0 points and 3.5 rebounds per game. She was 15-of-21 from the field (71.4 percent), 2-of-3 from the 3-point line and converted 8-of-10 free-throws.
VCSU host Presentation College Thursday in the 1st round of The NSAA Women’s Basketball Tournament. Pregame is at 6:45 on KOVC and NewsDakota.com.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum has talked with Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman Dave Archambault about efforts to clean up and vacate a camp protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline.
Burgum’s office says the governor and the tribal chairman talked on the phone Monday about the importance of evacuating and cleaning up the camp.
State and federal authorities have told protesters to leave the camp by Wednesday or face possible arrest. Authorities are concerned spring flooding could wash tons of trash into nearby rivers.
Burgum’s office says more than 230 truckloads have been hauled out as of Monday.
Protesters have been at the campsite since August to fight the $3.8 billion pipeline. Opponents say the pipeline threatens drinking water and cultural sites. Dallas-based developer Energy Transfer Partners disputes that.
JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – University students and faculty will have a brand new arena this fall in Jamestown. The $14 million, 61,000 square-foot Newman Arena is estimated for an August completion date, with practices expected to be held for...