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Nine wrestlers qualify for state tournament...

Everybody is beatable and the Honker wrestlers showed that Saturday in Tioga.

Posted 2/18/20 (Tue) read more »

Gartners decide it's time to slow down...

“It’s time,” is how Arlen Gartner explained the sale of Gartner’s Jack & Jill.

Posted 2/11/20 (Tue) read more »

Newspapers, recorders of history...

It’s been exactly 100 years today since the Feb. 5, 1920 edition of the Donnybrook Courier was published and there are a number of things to point out that could be relevant today.

Posted 2/04/20 (Tue) read more »

Is the Kenmare area ready for pickleball?...

There’s a relatively new sport that has proved to be good exercise for everyone, from small children to seniors, and it has little if anything to do with pickles.

Posted 1/28/20 (Tue) read more »

Restored barn stands tall on the prairie...

When Kory and Laurie Richardson bought a farmstead in the southwest corner of Ward County’s Spencer Township in 2016, he promised the Joseph and Harriet Erickson family he would restore the family barn.

Posted 1/21/20 (Tue) read more »

Harvest extends into new year...

With wet conditions persisting last fall, Mike Zimmer wasn’t sure he was going to get to his corn crop, and he didn’t in 2019.

Posted 1/14/20 (Tue) read more »

Kenmare Optometry Clinic changes hands...

It’s no secret there has been an out-migration of young people from North Dakota. But if you give young people an opportunity, they’re going to seize it and build a future.

Posted 1/07/20 (Tue) read more »

Recycling center in jeopardy of closing...

The future of Kenmare’s recycling center hangs in the balance after Kalix announced last week it will no longer accept cardboard and other salvageable materials after Jan. 31.

Posted 12/30/19 (Mon) read more »

Christmas canola harvest...

It's not every day you'll see a combine harvesting grain in December in North Dakota, let alone a week before Christmas. 

Posted 12/23/19 (Mon) read more »

Is Kenmare ready for electric cars?...

What are the odds of people stopping in a community to recharge their electric vehicles when there is a major highway that runs between two nations and is equidistant to other charging stations?

Posted 12/17/19 (Tue) read more »