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Kenmare police working to educate on ATV laws and to get dogs licensed

Officers with the Kenmare Police Department are doing their best to educate new residents in town about the local laws regarding the use of ATVs. “I’ve stopped a lot of people already,” said Chief Gary Kraft.

Posted 5/30/12 (Wed) read more »

Lewis & Clark to make first trip to State Baseball since 1980

The Lewis & Clark high school baseball team (13-4) hasn’t stepped onto the state tournament field since 1980, but the 2012 Wildcats will run the bases there after claiming the Region 7 tournament championship with a decisive 7-3 win over Des Lacs-Burlington.

Posted 5/30/12 (Wed) read more »

Kenmare native participates in Bataan Memorial Death March

Michele (Potter) Marshall, a 1985 KHS graduate now of Las Cruces, NM, created a personal memorial to her father’s and grandfather’s military service when she participated in the Bataan Memorial Death March at the White Sands Missile Range.

Posted 5/30/12 (Wed) read more »

Save the Fighting Sioux name campaign stops in Kenmare

You couldn’t miss Eunice Davidson, of the Spirit Lake Reservation and an enrolled member of the Spirit Lake Nation, when she stopped in Kenmare on Wednesday.

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Nicotine replacement therapy can help when you're ready to quit

Bonnie Riely, Tobacco Cessation Coordinator for First District Health Unit in Minot, didn’t mince words when she talked about her own former tobacco use at the beginning of a Kick Start class held in Kenmare May 9th. “One drag of a cigarette delivers 4,000 to 6,000 toxins to the brain within 7 to 10 seconds,” she said. “Then those toxins to go your heart.”

Posted 5/30/12 (Wed) read more »

Four candidates for three school board seats

The Kenmare School District will hold an election on Tuesday, June 12th, in conjunction with the primary election taking place that day.

Posted 5/30/12 (Wed) read more »

Six city positions open in election

Citizens in Kenmare will have the opportunity to choose six city officials in the June 12th election, although each of the candidates is running unopposed.

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Kenmare-Bowbells-MLS in first-ever ND Class B softball tournament

The Kenmare-Bowbells-MLS fastpitch softball team will make history next week when they participate in the first-ever North Dakota Class B fastpitch softball tournament, scheduled for West Fargo.

Posted 5/23/12 (Wed) read more »

Kenmare School to buy new activity bus

Kids representing Kenmare schools for events in other communities could be riding in comfort and style, seated in a new activity bus.

Posted 5/23/12 (Wed) read more »

Construction gets started on two new 12-plex apartment buildings

After months of discussion and planning, the first shovelfuls of dirt were finally moved Thursday at the location of the two new 12-plex apartment buildings along Division Street in Kenmare as developer Tom Serie of SW Design Build in Minnesota met with local business leaders to officially break ground on the project.

Posted 5/23/12 (Wed) read more »