By Marvin Baker, a new weekly column in The Kenmare News
We often hear about drugs or counterfeit products being smuggled across the Canadian border, but the business of smuggling people has been going on since early territorial days.
Posted 4/13/21 (Tue) read more »
By 1920, there were 91,000 vehicles registered in North Dakota, which was up from zero in 1900. Today, there are almost 400,000.
Posted 4/06/21 (Tue) read more »
There are approximately 15,000 students at the University of North Dakota and at least 35 of them; players, coaches and support staff, are involved in hockey.
Posted 3/23/21 (Tue) read more »
Once in a while a person stands out and when that happens, I try to write about that individual as a sort of recognition for going above and beyond.
Posted 3/16/21 (Tue) read more »
It’s obvious that in the last decade, Williston, Watford City, New Town and Stanley have been boom towns because of all the oil activities that was going on there.
Posted 3/09/21 (Tue) read more »
Back when the oil boom was building in the northwest, there was a lot of traffic on N.D. Highway 23 between Watford City and Makoti. It started in 2009 and got worse before it got dangerous.
Posted 3/02/21 (Tue) read more »
We often find ourselves pondering the what ifs of the world but we can’t see far enough into that crystal ball to make sense of it.
Posted 2/23/21 (Tue) read more »
In a day and age when newspapers take a back seat to social media, there is hope on the horizon for print journalism and hope for those who support journalism.
Posted 2/18/21 (Thu) read more »
Because I listen to Canadian radio a lot, I found out that Queen Elizabeth was coming to Regina so I quietly applied for press credentials through the British Consulate in Ottawa.
Posted 2/09/21 (Tue) read more »