20 Years Strong: Dakota 50/50 Sale, Futurity, and Maturity 

20 Years Strong: Dakota 50/50 Sale, Futurity, and Maturity 

20 Years Strong: Dakota 50/50 Sale, Futurity, and Maturity  Harley Larson working a cow [Photo: Brose Photography] The Dakota 50/50 Annual sale, futurity/maturity show and open barrel race event took place this past October 14-16 at the North Dakota Winter Show...
The Palette of a Barrel Racer and Beauty

The Palette of a Barrel Racer and Beauty

The Palette of a Barrel Racer and Beauty Desirae’s Makeup and Beauty Lounge [Photo: submitted by Desirae Earl] What do you get when you combine a champion barrel racer with the makeup/beauty industry? A beautiful palette representing this Bismarck community...
Grandma Is Building a Legacy

Grandma Is Building a Legacy

Grandma Is Building a Legacy Lynn Schaper with grandson, Hitch Harris on Mesa [Photo: Skye Harris] “I’ve been a sponge my whole life, getting help from other horsemen, ropers, competitors, you name it,” said Halliday, North Dakota barrel racer, Lynn Schaper. Schaper...
August’s Featured Barrel Racer

August’s Featured Barrel Racer

August’s Featured Barrel Racer Minnie winning the Perf at ISU College Rodeo 2020 [Photographer Unknown] I have been involved in rodeo for as long as I can remember. I started out running in the novice barrels at the Roughrider Rodeo Association rodeos. I then...
Johnson Takes Home High Stakes Win

Johnson Takes Home High Stakes Win

Johnson Takes Home High Stakes Win Tylie Johnson Riding Jose [Photo: Branded J Images] MINOT – Carnival rides, corn dogs, and funnel cakes weren’t the only things that were hot at the North Dakota State Fair this past weekend, July 30-31. The High Stakes Barrel Race...