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Accounting trumped farming for Kent Johnson

Accounting trumped farming for Kent Johnson

Kent Johnson left the family farm near Noonan and currently serves as chief financial officer at Adventist Care Centers in Orlando.

Posted 5/03/16 (Tue) read more »

Convention is a first for Community Center

Convention is a first for Community Center

Crosby is the site this week for the annual North Dakota Newspaper Association convention, and 110 attendees from newspapers across the state will be filling the Guardian Inn and participating in events at the Crosby Community Center.

Posted 5/03/16 (Tue) read more »

Courthouse and street projects set to start soon

Contractors will embark this week on a combined $16 million worth of projects in Crosby.

Posted 5/03/16 (Tue) read more »

High bids put high school additions at risk

Divide County School Board members have agreed to considerably watered-down HVAC upgrades after subcontracting bids came in at double the estimated cost.

Posted 5/03/16 (Tue) read more »

Forged in the cradle

Forged in the cradle

The new owners of Crosby Self Serve have known each other since birth and are following their mothers’ example of entrepreneurship.

Posted 4/26/16 (Tue) read more »

Golden Hub motel will be closed during debris cleanup

Golden Hub motel will be closed during debris cleanup

While insisting the situation is only temporary, the manager of the Golden Hub in Crosby last week announced the motel will be closed in May and June, with plans to reopen for sure before the threshing show in July.

Posted 4/26/16 (Tue) read more »

Daycare group breaks ground

Daycare group breaks ground

Stakes and spray paint now denote the building’s footprint, but within a few weeks, the walls of a new daycare center will be in place in Crosby.

Posted 4/19/16 (Tue) read more »

Jacobsons close out long service in Crosby

Jacobsons close out long service in Crosby

J. Co. Drug swelled with well-wishers during a retirement open house Friday for owners I.J. and Bev Jacobson.

Posted 4/19/16 (Tue) read more »

Fire destroys Crosby steakhouse

Fire destroys Crosby steakhouse

Flames shot through the roof of Mr. K’s Steakhouse, Lounge and Bottleshop, even as a passerby reported the blaze around 5:30 a.m. Thursday.

Posted 4/12/16 (Tue) read more »

Courthouse bids under budget, work to begin in May

Divide County commissioners Tuesday last week approved subcontracting bids and a guaranteed maximum price under the original estimate, for a courthouse addition and renovation project.

Posted 4/12/16 (Tue) read more »