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Rapid City’s Canyon Lake opened the seven team double-elimination Midwest Region Tournament with a bye and awaited the winner of the Minnesota/Nebraska game. Minnesota defeated Nebraska and then South Dakota.…

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Congratulations to the Post 115 Bears going 3-0 and winning Class B District 1 championship and win a spot in the state Class B Legion tourney in Hazen. They are…

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Sheldon Christenson For The Record Hettinger five-time state champion Kyle Burwick finished fourth at the Junior Freestyle National Championships Tuesday afternoon in Fargo.  After two days of rigorous competition, Burwick…

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Hettinger’s undefeated Coach-Pitch team reached the championship game in the season ending tourney for the third straight year. In the previous two tourneys they won, but Scranton upset them in…

Babe Ruth update

Regular season play is finished for the Hettinger/Scranton Bears Babe Ruth team. Sheldon Christenson For the Record On July 11 they lost to Beulah 12-1 and on July 12 they…

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Hats off to Uecker Yards, RZ Motors, Dakota Western Bank, JMP Trucking, Hettinger JCs, Ted & Sherri Uecker, WRHS Foundation, Liz Hallen, Johnson’s Small Engine Repair and Rusch Land &…

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Will the Trinity volleyball team be able duplicate last years record in Region 7? They finished 11-0 in the region and 38-6-1 overall, but they did graduate nine of their…

Interview with Andrew Burch

I had a chance to ask a few questions to the new assistant football and track coach, Andrew Burch. Sheldon Christenson For the Record He is originally from Junction City,…

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Team North Dakota lost to Team Montana 41-14 after leading 14-0 at half time in the 26th annual Knights of Columbus Badlands Bowl at Miles City on June 15. Sheldon…

Little Leaguers Down Bowman

Proud sponsors of Hettinger’s Summer Rec. Program   In a make-up game Hettinger Little Leaguer’s downed Bowman, 4-2, at Hettinger on June 24. Both the Coach Pitch and Little League…

Senior Profile: Abbie Kludt

I asked some questions to Abbie Kludt on her successful high school experience as an athlete and scholar. She shared her thoughts to me: Sheldon Christenson For the Record She…

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Randy Burwick’s 2019 Southwest Wrestling Camp was another success as there were ninety wrestlers from five states, ND, SD, Minnesota, Montana and Wisconsin. Coach Burwick commented; “Great camp thanks to…

Youth Baseball

Both the Little League and Coach-Pitch baseball teams defeated Killdeer on June 13 to bring both their records to 4-0. The Coach-Pitch team won their game 16-1. Sheldon Christenson For…

Jason Lefebre, an interview

The 2018 season was the last season for Night Hawk head football coach Randy Burwick and assistant coach Larry Tibor. Burwick stepped down as the head coach but will still…

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The 2019 NDHSCA All-State Teams were sent to Statewide Media Members on behalf of the NDHSCA “Coaches Association”. Sheldon Christenson For the Record For baseball Shiloh landed three on the…

Kyle Burwick, wrestling record

I had a chance to gather some information from Night Hawk Kyle Burwick who had an amazing high school wrestling record as he was a five-time state champ.  Sheldon Christenson For…

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The Hettinger youth baseball and softball has started practicing with the Little League and Coach Pitch taking on South Heart in their first game on June 6 at Hettinger.  Head…