Ortonville News


05/23/2018 11:44 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Rainy River gives up another: Whopper silver redhorse sets new state record 

Avid angler Dustin Stone caught a new state record silver redhorse in the certified weight category of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources' record fish program. Stone caught the 10-pound, 6-ounce silver redhorse while fishing for lake sturgeon on the Rainy River in Koochiching County on April 28. He was fishing with 80-pound braided line tipped with a night crawler.


04/06/2018 11:53 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Snow didn't stop one man from hitting the green 

It's safe to say a lot of us are fed up with winter, and some are really itching to get back on the green. Jesse Roscoe of Ortonville, Minnesota posted a video of him 'snow golfing,' complete with the perfect summer outfit: shorts and a polo.


04/05/2018 04:18 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Golfer tees it up in Minnesota snow in viral video 

ORTONVILLE, Minn. - As the eyes of the golf world focus on the green grass and blooming azaleas at The Masters, a South Dakota man took to the links in far less ideal conditions.


04/04/2018 07:33 PM  ~~~Source~~~
MN man's 'snow-golfing' video goes viral 

Many of people in the Red River Valley are sick and tired of our winter weather in the spring. But snow and cold temps didn't stop one Minnesota man from getting out onto the greens, or whites in this case.


11/26/2017 08:55 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Warm End To November - Highs In The 50s Monday 

November has been quite an interesting month so far in the Twin Cities, split between cold and warm. Highs during the first week and a half of the month were up to 18 degrees below average.