North Branch Golf Course held its 18-hole Senior Men’s Championship Aug. 23. Low gross winners are pictured left to right: – 1st place- Bill Clarkson (68) – 2nd place- Marlow Blasing (69) – 3rd place- Larry Anderson (70) – 4th place- Jim Nelson (71) The Overall Low Net Champion was Jim Nelson, who shot a [...]
by Kat Ladwig email@example.com Fourteen-year-old Nicklaus Kress picked up his first golf club at age 2. The North Branch golfer remembers chipping plastic golf and whiffle balls around his parents house at age 5, and hit his first birdie on the eighth hole at Purple Hawk Country Club in Cambridge later that year. By the [...]
The 14th Annual North Branch Area Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic is planned Aug. 15 at Bulrush Golf Club. For complete details, visit NorthBranchChamber.com.
The Rush City Music & Art Festival is having its first “Crazy Fun Golf Tournament” the third weekend in August. This 9-hole tournament is a fundraiser for the Music & Art Festival. Regular and non-regular golfers are encouraged to sign up. Games and prizes will be part of the festivities. For more information, contact Jeana [...]
By MaryHelen Swanson The extreme heat of summer 2012 had lifted last week as 96 golfers took to the North Branch Golf Course last Thursday for the 13th annual North Branch Area Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic. A shotgun start at 1 p.m. sent 20 teams, representing 56 area businesses, to the teeing grounds. When [...]