Local game warden named Wildlife Officer of the Year

The North Dakota Game and Fish Department district game warden Art Cox has been named the Wildlife Officer of the Year.

Cox, who is stationed in Bowman, received the honor from a private conservation organization, Shikar-Safari, in December.

Each year, the organization recognizes outstanding wildlife officers in each state.

Cox’s district includes all or parts of four counties and a variety of wildlife and recreational areas.

Scranton Sports

Scranton’s JV Boys’ Basketball Tourney at Heart River on Saturday February 1, 2020.

On Monday February 3, at 4 pm, the Heart River ABC Girls’ BB is at Scranton

Tuesday February 4, at 5:30 pm AB Boys’ BB in Killdeer

Thursday February 6, at 4 pm ABC Girls’ BB in Beach


Mo’s Bunker Bar is hosting a Wild Game Feast on Sunday February 2 at 3:30 pm. Bring your wild game dish or wild harvest dessert.  They will be judging the dishes and desserts.

If you have events you would like to see in the Briefs, please contact the Bowman County Pioneer at 701-523-5623 or email pioneerinfo@countrymedia.net.

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