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Eighteen cooks fill 400 plates at new GooseFest cook-off

Kenmare’s first Top Shot Chef title was up for grabs Wednesday night during GooseFest week.

Posted 10/30/13 (Wed) read more »

Addition to Berthold School ready soon

Lewis & Clark-Berthold elementary students should have more room to maneuver--and learn--within the next month.

Posted 10/30/13 (Wed) read more »

Moving farm machinery at odds with lamp posts and walkways for 6th Street plans

Kenmare residents discussed road width and Ward County right-of-way with engineers who presented two alternatives for improving 6th Street through town.

Posted 10/25/13 (Fri) read more »

New police officer on patrol in Kenmare

Kyle Kienholz made his first rounds last Wednesday as an officer with the Kenmare Police Department.

Posted 10/25/13 (Fri) read more »

Normal access to the refuge returns

Chad Zorn, Des Lacs National Wildlife Refuge manager, was happy to see the staff join him at headquarters last Thursday, following action by Congress to end the 16-day government shutdown.

Posted 10/25/13 (Fri) read more »

Snow geese stacking up at the Saskatchewan border

Hunters looking for the famous “blizzard of snows” during the Kenmare GooseFest may have to wait a while.

Posted 10/25/13 (Fri) read more »

Kenmare school will keep using Donnybrook gym

Kenmare school basketball teams will continue using the Donnybrook Community Center for the 2013-2014 school year, with future use of the facility to be considered on an annual basis.

Posted 10/25/13 (Fri) read more »

Work to begin this fall on new downtown sidewalks and lighting

Lighting and sidewalk improvements for downtown Kenmare and the park square will be much more costly than expected, $1.06 million instead of the estimated $800,000.

Posted 10/25/13 (Fri) read more »

Jerry Essler named to ND Goose Hunters Hall of Fame

Jerry Essler, owner of Farmers Union Insurance in Kenmare, arrived late for an interview about his selection to the 2013 North Dakota Goose Hunters Hall of Fame for the very best of reasons.

Posted 10/25/13 (Fri) read more »

Sonny Bergman named to ND Goose Hunters Hall of Fame

Kenmare native Carl “Sonny” Bergman, now of Longwood, Florida, grew up duck hunting with some of Kenmare’s most notable businessmen of the 1940s and 1950s.

Posted 10/25/13 (Fri) read more »