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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 »

Second in the nation

When Kenmare FFA members Ashley Barnhart, Caleen Crider, Alex Grosser and Maria Hager stood before their peers in Indianapolis last week to accept a national award, they didn’t walk away with new cars, cash prizes or even tiaras and sashes.

Posted 11/01/11 (Tue) read more »

Dog and kennel stolen from new Kenmare residents

New Kenmare residents Joey and Brianna Matejovsky hardly lived in town a week when their beloved pet, an English mastiff named Koa, was taken Friday night or early Saturday morning.

Posted 10/26/11 (Wed) read more »

One Stop Burger Shop reopens in new facility

The re-grand opening was delayed four days and not all the dining booths were in place, but as of Sunday morning the Kenmare One Stop Burger Shop was operating in its new building.

Posted 10/26/11 (Wed) read more »

Kenmare kids ask firefighters their own questions about fire prevention

How long do you have to go to school to become a firefighter?

Posted 10/20/11 (Thu) read more »

Oregon couple credits GooseFest Chili Cook-Off for their relocating to Kenmare

GooseFest’s first official event of the week, the Chili Cook-Off, attracted 27 teams, more than a dozen judges, and a crowd of over 300 taste-testers looking to spice up their Saturday afternoon.

Posted 10/20/11 (Thu) read more »

Christensen brothers named to ND Goose Hunters Hall of Fame

Brothers Harold Christensen and Jay Christensen grew up following their father and his friends every fall to the 200-acre lake on their farm in Kandiyohi Township southwest of Kenmare.

Posted 10/12/11 (Wed) read more »

Meat processing plant has new owners

The old Chevy pickup, familiar to many Kenmare residents, will still be seen around town hauling custom processed meat or a hog for butchering, but the drivers will be Eric and Amy Seykora now, instead of Arlen Gartner.

Posted 10/12/11 (Wed) read more »