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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 »

kBay silent auction and picnic in the park includes live country music

The Kenmare Association of Commerce kBay event, Kenmare’s own auction extravaganza, is scheduled for next week.

Posted 7/05/11 (Tue) read more »

FEMA has money now for flooding victims

FEMA representatives are set up for business in Ward County, searching for persons who have been affected by flooding events. And they have money ready to assist those individuals.

Posted 7/05/11 (Tue) read more »

Kenmare Tobacco-Free Coalition gaining support in the community

A handful of organizations have already signed a resolution of support for efforts by the Kenmare Tobacco-Free Coalition to encourage the Kenmare City Council to implement a smoke-free public places ordinance for the community.

Posted 7/05/11 (Tue) read more »

Planning Commission recommends rezoning for Annabelle Highlands proposal and Gooseneck Implement

The Kenmare Planning Commission recommended the Kenmare City Council approve two re-zoning requests during a meeting held June 27.

Posted 7/05/11 (Tue) read more »