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Greenwing Day location changed to Tasker's Coulee for August 13th event

The location of Greenwing Day on the Des Lacs National Wildlife Refuge at Kenmare has been changed for the August 13th event.

Posted 7/20/11 (Wed) read more »

Kenmare Tobacco-Free Coalition starts community Facebook page, sponsors kids poster contest

The Kenmare Tobacco-Free Coalition continues its work with two activities to raise awareness about the importance of implementing a community ordinance to prohibit smoking in all public places around town.

Posted 7/20/11 (Wed) read more »

Wheels & Meals adding rural route to its transit program

Beginning August 4th, residents of rural Kenmare and communities to the northwest will have access to door-to-door public transportation.

Posted 7/20/11 (Wed) read more »

Lars Christensen is named school board president

Lars Christensen was seated as president and David King said farewell after 15 years of service when the Kenmare School Board met July 12th.

Posted 7/20/11 (Wed) read more »

Mobile FEMA office locates in Kenmare

As part of the efforts to locate Minot flood victims, the Federal Emergency Management Agency opened a disaster recovery center in Kenmare on Monday.

Posted 7/13/11 (Wed) read more »

Four inches to seven inches of rainfall recorded again Friday

Ward County roads 1 and 2 west of Kenmare were shut down Friday night, following the day’s torrential rainfall that led to flash flood conditions.

Posted 7/13/11 (Wed) read more »

Mouse River Park is a king-sized mess

“It’s just a king-sized mess,” said Darrell Iverson, caretaker of Mouse River Park, as he talked about the aftermath of the Mouse River flood on the popular recreational site in Renville County.

Posted 7/12/11 (Tue) read more »

City buys property for new campgrounds

The City of Kenmare will develop a new campground for RVs, with a plan to eventually sell off the existing campgrounds for commercial development.

Posted 7/12/11 (Tue) read more »

Minot flood evacuees return to their childhood homes

Natasha (Sandberg) Christianson and Kristen (Gartner) Boger grew up in Kenmare and certainly enjoyed their summers in the town as girls. They’ve returned to their childhood homes this summer with children of their own now, for an indefinite period of time, driven from their homes by the Mouse River floodwaters in Minot.

Posted 7/05/11 (Tue) read more »

Kenmare Pioneer Day will host first ND Antique Pottery Road Show

The schedule for Kenmare’s annual Pioneer Day, planned for Sunday, July 10th, at the Pioneer Village along U.S. Highway 52, just got bigger and better with the addition of the North Dakota Pottery Road Show.

Posted 7/05/11 (Tue) read more »