Public hearing in Brainerd to discuss delisting wolves
A public hearing will be held June 25 in Brainerd to receive public input on a proposal to remove the gray wolf from the federal endangered species list.
The formal hearing and opportunity to testify will take place from 6:30-9 p.m. at the Franklin Arts Center Auditorium, 1001 Kingwood St. The United States Fish and Wildlife Service staff will be available during an open house period beginning at 5 p.m. to informally discuss the proposal and answer questions.
“The state of Minnesota has a comprehensive and proven wolf management plan,” state Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, said. “The plan exceeds all the federal requirements to ensure the wolf never becomes an endangered species again in Minnesota.
Area Golf League Results
Whitefish Women 18-Hole Golf League
A biting north wind on June 12th didn’t stop the Whitefish Women's 18 Hole League as they played the game of Nassau which is low net on front, back and total. The same person could not win more than one place.
Overall low net for first flight, first place, was Barb Holubar with a 63, and second place was Roxanne Thompson with a 64.
Overall low net for second flight, first place, was Cheryl Bontrager with a 65 and second place was Connie Weber with a 70.