Devils Lake

Devils Lake’s Grant Nelson wins North Dakota Mr. Basketball

The Firebirds senior is committed to play at North Dakota State next year

FARGO, N.D. –Devils Lake’s Grant Nelson is this year’s winner of North Dakota Mr. Basketball. The 6-foot-10 senior averaged 25 points, 18 rebounds and six blocked shots per game this year for the Firebirds. He finished voting with 88 points for the award. There will be a plenty more to see from Nelson in the future, as he is committed…

Boys Hockey: Devils Lake Takes Down Sheyenne

Devils Lake overcame a 2-goal deficit in the 1st period to win 6-4

FARGO, ND – Sheyenne’s 3-1 1st period lead wasn’t long-lasting. After tying things up by the end of the frame, Devils Lake eventually took the lead en route to a 6-4 win on Saturday afternoon. Categories: High School Tags: Devils Lake, Devils Lake Boys Hockey, Devils Lake Firebirds, Devils Lake Hockey, Firebirds Boys Hockey, Firebirds Hockey

Devils Lake’s Nelson Wins High School Play of the Week

Firebirds Nelson's Block Wins HS POTW

FARGO, N.D — This week’s winner of the DJ Colter High School Play of the Week is Devils Lake’s Grant Nelson. Nelson took home 90 percent of the votes online. The NDSU Basketball commit came up with a huge block at the rim against Davies Congrats to Nelson and the Firebirds for taking home this week’s win. Categories: High School,…

Play of the Week Nominees: January 24

Barnesville, Devils Lake battle for the DJ Colter High School Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s DJ Colter high school play of the week nominees pit Minnesota against North Dakota in high school boys basketball. First up from Barnesville, Adam Tonsfeldt grabs a rebound and makes a nice move down low to drop a basket and draw a foul. The second nominee comes from Devils Lake. In the Firebirds game against…

72-Year-Old Man Dies in Crash Near Devils Lake

The NDHP is investigating the crash.

DEVILS LAKE, N.D.–The North Dakota Highway Patrol reported a fatal crash approximately 2.5 miles south of Devils Lake at 8:10 p.m. on Wednesday. A 72-year-old man was driving on 45th Street NE when he missed a curve in the road and drove into a ditch. The vehicle struck a large stump and overturned. The driver was pronounced deceased at the…

Three People Rescued From Devils Lake After Boat Stalls

All three were wearing life jackets

DEVILS LAKE, N.D.– Lake Region Search and Rescue Team was called out Wednesday afternoon to help three people on Devils Lake. Their boat had some type of mechanical failure, lost all power and was drifting. The group was safely brought to shore in one of the team’s rescue boats. All three were wearing life jackets. Ramsey County Sheriff Steve Nelson…

Devils Lake Gun Dealer Charged After Discharging a Firearm at Show

71-year-old Eugene Serumgard pleaded guilty to a charge of discharging a firearm in city limits

BISMARCK, N.D. — A Devils Lake gun dealer charged with discharging a firearm during a show in Bismarck has been fined and placed on probation. 71-year-old Eugene Serumgard pleaded guilty to a charge of discharging a firearm in city limits. He’s ordered to pay $500 in fines and fees and placed him on unsupervised probation for a year. The incident…

Portions of I-94 and US 2 Closed Due to Weather Conditions

Snow plows have been pulled from roadways in Devils Lake due to zero visibility.

FARGO, N.D.–The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol are closing roadways due to heavy snow and wind. I-94 is closed westbound from Bismarck to Fargo and eastbound from Bismarck to Valley City. I-29 is closed northbound and southbound from Grand Forks to the Canadian Border. US Highway 2 is closed eastbound and westbound from Rugby…

Travel Alert Issued For Large Section of North Dakota

Drivers are being encouraged to reduce speeds

Jackknifed Semi Near Carrington On Highway 200BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota DOT and Highway Patrol have issued a Travel Alert due to heavy snow, reduced visibility and icy roads. Cities included in the alert include  Jamestown, Courtenay, Valley City, Ellendale, Velva, Harvey, Towner, Devils Lake, Carrington, Langdon, Rolla, Cavalier, Adams, Cooperstown and surrounding areas. Drivers are being encouraged to reduce…

Police Want To Find Person Pointing Laser At Aircraft In Devils Lake

Tips may be given anonymously

DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — Someone pointed a laser at a medical helicopter Sunday night in Devils Lake. Police say it is just the latest in a series of such reports. Interfering with a flight is a federal crime. Police say anyone providing information that leads to an arrest may qualify for a reward through Devils Lake Crimestoppers. Tips may be…