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New county half-cent sales tax would raise $39.3 million

One of the biggest decisions for Ward County voters next Tuesday comes near the end of the ballot--the yes-or-no vote to approve an additional half-cent sales tax to be collected throughout the county, including retail businesses in Kenmare, Berthold, Donnybrook and Carpio.

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Tuesday is Election Day

Area voters will go to the polls Tuesday, November 6th, to mark their choices on a General Election ballot filled with candidates and measures.

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GooseFest pie factory has operated once a year for 23 years

Three boxes of Granny Smith apples turned into 65 pies in short order the morning of October 23rd when the GooseFest “Pie Ladies” gathered to bake their specialty for Wednesday night’s Pork Feed.

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Kenmare Area Community Foundation wants to turn $5,000 into $20,000 with help from donors

The Kenmare Area Community Foundation has the opportunity to turn $5,000 into $20,000.

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Patience pays off for Courtney Seime as he downs 52-inch bull moose

Patience paid off for Courtney Seime about 9:30 on the morning of October 22nd when he finally took the shot he was waiting for--and brought down the bull moose he’d been following for more than a month.

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School board continues work on building issues

Various building projects dominated the Kenmare school board’s discussion again during a meeting held October 16th.

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Breast cancer couldn't keep Judy from hunting moose

Judy (Mortensen) Berg, a 70-year-old great-grandmother from Epping, may just be North Dakota’s newest poster girl for October’s Breast Cancer Awareness month, after filling her once-in-a-lifetime North Dakota moose tag northeast of Kenmare on October 13th.

Posted 10/24/12 (Wed) read more »

Kenmare hunter bags albino pheasant

“It was weird, shooting a white pheasant,” Steve Simoneau said about his first successful pheasant hunt of the year. “Somebody else said it looks like a chicken.”

Posted 10/24/12 (Wed) read more »

Judge rules against Kenmare in complaint from Bowbells School

Administrative law judge Alan Hoberg has ruled against the Kenmare Public School District in a complaint filed by the Bowbells Public School District.

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Snow goose hunt prospects may improve by week's end

Hunters here to celebrate Kenmare’s GooseFest week might have thought they hit the jackpot Saturday on U.S. Highway 52 north of Kenmare.

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