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Young artists of the area well represented in North Dakota Junior Duck Stamp contest

As the ducks and geese disappear from the northern plains on their migration flight south, their images will start appearing in the art created by area students for the North Dakota Junior Duck Stamp Contest.

Posted 11/15/11 (Tue) read more »

Mayor appoints new Kenmare city councilman

Five new appointments were announced at the Kenmare City Council meeting Monday, including one new council member.

Posted 11/15/11 (Tue) read more »

School board topics include ceiling tiles, portable classroom and building a new gymnasium

Board members discussed several building projects at their regular meeting on Monday night, as presented by Building Committee Chairman Mike Zimmer.

Posted 11/15/11 (Tue) read more »

Russell Anderson was advancing on Berlin when WWII came to end

“We were 50 miles from Berlin when the war ended,” Kenmare resident Russell Anderson said about his final days of service during World War II. “I never did get to Berlin. By then, I’d been on the run for so damn long, I was ready to go home.”

Posted 11/15/11 (Tue) read more »

Navy nurse Virginia-Lee Bryans served in two wars

Veteran Virginia-Lee (Steinberger) Bryans of Donnybrook didn’t believe she deserved to join the final Roughrider Honor Flight of North Dakota WWII veterans who were sent on an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. to view the World War II Memorial and other sights.

Posted 11/15/11 (Tue) read more »

$12 million expansion project proposed for Berthold School

All 41 people who attended a special board meeting of the Lewis & Clark School District in Berthold Thursday night got a good, hard look at the crowding issues in the Berthold Public School.

Posted 11/15/11 (Tue) read more »

Berthold High School play shows what would happen if you took all the fairytale characters and mixed them together

So what would happen if beloved fairytale characters appeared in each others’ stories?

Posted 11/09/11 (Wed) read more »

Honkers are District Champs for seventh straight year

The Honkers claimed their seventh consecutive District 12 title November 1st, defeating Our Redeemer’s 3-1 for the trophy in the championship match played at Burlington.

Posted 11/09/11 (Wed) read more »

New legislative district for area will cover spread from Kenmare to Killdeer

When the North Dakota state legislature convenes on November 7th in a special session called by the Governor, District 6 Representative Glen Froseth intends to state the case for moving the Gooseneck of Ward County into District 2.

Posted 11/02/11 (Wed) read more »

Deer hunters can expect some refuge road closures due to construction and wet conditions

When North Dakota’s deer rifle season opens Friday, hunters in the Kenmare area may find themselves walking more and complaining about the wet spring and summer conditions that are keeping several roads closed on the Des Lacs National Wildlife Refuge.

Posted 11/01/11 (Tue) read more »