19 October 2007 - Associated Press
STANLEY, N.D. — A Minnesota man is recovering after being shot
while hunting pheasants in northwestern North Dakota.
Seventy-four-year-old Donald Hovland of Stillwater is in good
Mountrail County Sheriff Ken Halvorson says Hovland was hunting
near Stanley Thursday with his two sons when one of the shotguns
The sheriff won't say who was handling the gun at the time. He
says his office is still investigating.
The shooting was reported to Minot police around 9:45 p.m. by
emergency room workers at Minot's Trinity Hospital after Hovland
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