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Pauline Nielsen a beloved librarian

In the span of 30 years she was involved in the Kenmare Branch of the Ward County Public Library, Pauline Nielsen gathered information about the library.

Posted 3/14/18 (Wed) read more »

East Mall development plans revealed...

Work on a new strip mall development is now well underway at the location of the former Super Valu grocery store of downtown Kenmare.

Posted 3/06/18 (Tue) read more »

Meidinger back in form, ready for post season...

A year ago at this time, Sam Meidinger was in a University of Minnesota hospital, recovering from a bone marrow transplant.

Posted 2/20/18 (Tue) read more »

Three Honker wrestlers off to state...

All three Honker wrestlers who are headed to the North Dakota Class B Wrestling Tournament this weekend, have been injured at one time or another through the season.

Posted 2/13/18 (Tue) read more »

Piliated woodpecker takes up residence in Kenmare park...

A woodpecker common in the subarctic forests of Canada, as well as in the northeastern United States, has been spotted several times in and around Kenmare in the past four months.

Posted 2/06/18 (Tue) read more »

Gearing Up for Kindergarten will continue...

Despite the state of North Dakota slashing funding for a pre-kindergarten program called Gearing Up for Kindergarten, the program will continue, according to director Kara Keysor.

Posted 1/30/18 (Tue) read more »

Flu intensifies, hospital restricts visitors

Every winter the flu makes its ugly return and health professionals provide advice on how to stop it from spreading.

Posted 1/23/18 (Tue) read more »

St. Anthony celebrates final Mass...

It started out as a day like any routine Sunday in a small-town church. The piano was playing, neighbors were talking, children were running up and down the aisles, the priest was getting things ready for the service and nobody was sitting in the front row.

Posted 1/16/18 (Tue) read more »

Honkers wrestle well in tough Hettinger Classic...

Honker wrestlers went into the prestigious Hettinger Classic Wrestling Tournament not knowing what to expect because grapplers from four states were represented.

Posted 1/09/18 (Tue) read more »

Year-ending bitter cold grips region...

As 2017 came to a close on Sunday, polar air had slipped into the region, plummeting temperatures to their lowest point in three years.

Posted 1/02/18 (Tue) read more »