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Kenmare Country Club in great shape at the age of 95

After 95 years, the Kenmare Country Club refuses to show its age as it attracts golfers across the generations.

Posted 7/06/12 (Fri) read more »

Chicago man makes extended visit to Kenmare to volunteer at the refuge

“At the end of the day, I want to be able to say, ‘So what?’ and have a good answer for it,” said Chicago-area resident Jim Coniglio about his decision to volunteer at the Des Lacs National Wildlife Refuge this season.

Posted 7/06/12 (Fri) read more »

Political candidates invited to Kenmare Pioneer Day

Kenmare’s annual Pioneer Day, planned for Sunday, July 8th, at the Pioneer Village along U.S. Highway 52, will feature a little political action this summer.

Posted 7/06/12 (Fri) read more »

Alliance Pipeline donates $5000 to Tolley Fire Department

Construction on an Alliance Pipeline segment from Tioga to the Alliance mainline near Sherwood is expected to begin this fall.

Posted 7/06/12 (Fri) read more »

Refuge to begin $2 million road improvements projects

Visitors to the Des Lacs National Wildlife Refuge should be prepared for some road closures, but work on the projects should be completed by mid-August.

Posted 7/05/12 (Thu) read more »

Razing of 50-year-old building reveals remains of century old businesses

Exactly 50 years ago, the grand opening of Johnson’s Standard on the west side of the downtown business square was announced.

Posted 6/26/12 (Tue) read more »

Berthold City Council okays road closure for Enbridge

The Berthold City Council approved a petition from Enbridge Pipelines to close a section of 296th Street during a special meeting held Thursday.

Posted 6/26/12 (Tue) read more »

Kenmare volunteers working toward statewide smoking ban

Members of the Kenmare Tobacco-Free Coalition have joined other volunteers around the state in a signature-collecting petition drive to put a new statewide tobacco-free initiated measure on the general election ballot in November.

Posted 6/26/12 (Tue) read more »


The fragrance of secret spices filled Kenmare’s city park Saturday afternoon as eight teams vied for the “Best Ribs” title at the city’s fifth annual Rib Rally.

Posted 6/21/12 (Thu) read more »

Scenic Trail dedicated Saturday

Nearly 70 individuals participated in Kenmare’s annual 5K Fun Run and Walk on Saturday, held for the first time at the city’s new Scenic Trail around the Kenmare High School property on the east side of town.

Posted 6/21/12 (Thu) read more »