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Kenmare committee hopes to create walking and biking trails

Taking a walk around Kenmare is going to get easier and safer, if the Scenic Trail Committee has their way in designing and building a system of walking trails around town.

Posted 12/31/09 (Thu) read more »

Commissioners of four counties meet to formalize Kenmare Rural Fire District

After years of operation, the Kenmare Rural Fire District is officially the Kenmare Rural Fire District.

Posted 12/31/09 (Thu) read more »

Donnybrook and Tolley area water users now hooked up to NAWS

Approximately 150 water hook-ups in the Donnybrook and Tolley areas were connected Tuesday to water supplied by the City of Minot through the Northwest Area Water Supply (NAWS) pipeline.

Posted 12/31/09 (Thu) read more »

Million gallon tank and tower takes shape

Area residents had a clear view on a cloudless day when the tank was hoisted to the top of the pedestal at the Northwest Area Water Supply (NAWS) tower under construction a mile east of Kenmare.

Posted 12/09/09 (Wed) read more »

Kenmare turns on the tap for NAWS water

With the thermometer shivering at 6 degrees below zero, the valves were opened Monday between the Northwest Area Water Supply (NAWS) and the city of Kenmare water distribution lines.

Posted 12/09/09 (Wed) read more »

Fire shuts down two businesses

A fire during the early morning hours of November 25th gutted one business in downtown Kenmare and shut down a second because of smoke, soot and heat damage.

Posted 12/09/09 (Wed) read more »

Honkers top Warbirds and Lions to advance

While fans may be replaying Kenmare’s Class B state volleyball championship match against Hazen over and over in their minds this week, the Honkers had to win two other matches to advance to the title round.

Posted 11/25/09 (Wed) read more »

Honkers are State Champs

For several weeks through the volleyball season, Kenmare’s junior middle hitter Katie King carried around a small slip of paper she received in a fortune cookie after a meal she and senior defensive specialist Meghan Essler enjoyed at Ying Bin restaurant. Before breaking the cookie open, the two of them joked about a fortune predicting Kenmare would defeat Hazen in the Class B state volleyball tournament.

Posted 11/25/09 (Wed) read more »

Honkers on their way to fourth straight State B Volleyball appearance

The North Dakota High School Activities Association lists 111 teams participating in the 2009 season for Class B volleyball. Eight of those teams are still holding practices this week in preparation for the state tournament that begins tomorrow. For the fourth consecutive year, the Kenmare Honkers (41-3) are among those elite eight teams, after clinching the Region 6 championship in a battle with Our Redeemer’s Christian School last week.

Posted 11/18/09 (Wed) read more »

Grant to Pioneer Village will repair roofs

Touring hours have ended for the season, but there’s still plenty of activity taking place at Kenmare’s Pioneer Village this fall, thanks in large part to a $14,325 grant from the North Dakota State Historical Society.

Posted 11/04/09 (Wed) read more »