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Kenmare branch to remain unchanged

Kenmare’s branch of the Ward County Library at 5 NE 3rd St., will remain intact and go on with business as usual, an official says.

Posted 3/26/14 (Wed) read more »

Hartland Wind Farm

An ambitious plan for a gargantuan wind farm in Ward, Burke and Mountrail counties is scaled back to nearly a third of the original blueprint, according to a spokesman who spearheaded initial efforts to secure leases.

Posted 3/26/14 (Wed) read more »

20 moose tagged in a day near Kenmare

A unique method of capturing and tagging animals in the wild was used March 4 to collar 20 moose cows in an area of northwestern North Dakota known as the Kenmare Survey Block.

Posted 3/26/14 (Wed) read more »

Surveillance system use up for farms, stores, schools

Unusual activity at farmsteads in the middle of the night, fuel stolen from farm machinery and tools missing from work shops have prompted numerous people to seek a new theft deterrent, surveillance cameras.

Posted 3/19/14 (Wed) read more »

School board shaves off half of bond issue budget

Cost projections for a new round of voting on a Kenmare Public School bond issue have been sliced nearly in half after a $14 million bond issue failed in November, 2013.

Posted 3/12/14 (Wed) read more »

Mock school shooting is very realistic for volunteers

A man dressed in olive drab green, wearing goggles and carrying an M-16 military assault rifle, walked calmly and slowly into the Kenmare High School commons area Thursday afternoon, March 6, and began firing. Moments after the first shots rang out, local police, the Ward County Sheriff’s Department and the North Dakota Game & Fish Department were moving into the school in a SWAT team formation.

Posted 3/12/14 (Wed) read more »

Screen printing now available at One Stop

A new, recently installed screen printing machine and software program, has allowed Kenmare One Stop owner Penny Sigloh to screen print fabrics locally for the first time.

Posted 3/06/14 (Thu) read more »

State-of-the-art ride arrives for Kenmare ambulance

It took almost two months longer than expected, but a new ambulance finally arrived in Kenmare on Feb. 22.

Posted 3/06/14 (Thu) read more »

State commerce officials may have fresh ideas for Kenmare's future

A Kenmare-area native saw his idea come to fruition Feb. 12 during an economic development meeting in Kenmare. David Lehman, who works for the North Dakota Department of Commerce, suggested to Kenmare Community Development Corp., Executive Director Jennifer Nelson and treasurer Jamie Livingston during a leadership conference that both entities should get together and discuss potential opportunities in Kenmare.

Posted 3/06/14 (Thu) read more »

Four KHS wrestlers earn trip to state

Four Kenmare High School wrestlers have qualified for the North Dakota state tournament by virtue of placing among the top four in their weight classes at the Region III individual tournament held Saturday at Minot Ryan... Also in this edition, A big day is coming Friday for Kenmare Floral, curb jumpers are becoming a bigger problem in Kenmare, the boys District 12 basketball tournament begins Thursday, Kenmare girls get their first basketball win over Tioga and Berthold students of the month are named.

Posted 2/12/14 (Wed) read more »