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Dollars for Scholars Fall Auction promises fun time for all

Dollars for Scholars Fall Auction promises fun time for all

With the chance to win a vacation, bidding on handmade pottery, good dining and being entertained by a local auctioneer, the annual fall fundraiser for the local Dollars for Scholars chapter should not be missed.

Posted 10/13/15 (Tue) read more »

BDW service to rural users hampered by lack of easements

Residents along the BDW (Burke-Divide-Williams) pipeline are being warned that a lack of easement agreements could delay delivery of rural water service. The Western Area Water Supply Authority (WAWSA) issued a statement last week explaining the issue.

Posted 10/13/15 (Tue) read more »

Samson bankruptcy notices delivered

Creditors of Samson Resource Corporation last week received mailings advising them of the commencement of Chapter 11 proceedings.

Posted 10/13/15 (Tue) read more »

Pipeline values will help lower tax rate

Divide County Commissioners were reeling last week -- in a good way -- from information regarding properties centrally assessed by the state.

Posted 10/13/15 (Tue) read more »

Newspapers hold vital role with readers

Newspapers hold vital role with readers

It is National Newspaper Week this week, and NNW is celebrating its 75th anniversary with the theme: Power of the Press.

Posted 10/06/15 (Tue) read more »

The Calamity Cowgirls

The Calamity Cowgirls

Cashlyn Krecklau and her trick-riding teammates are getting calls of interest from regional agricultural expos, horse exhibitions and rodeos in both the United States and Canada.

Posted 9/29/15 (Tue) read more »

Crosby to have major paving work in 2016

Crosby to have major paving work in 2016

Planning is underway to make 2016 a construction year unlike any Crosby has seen in 50 years.

Posted 9/29/15 (Tue) read more »

Continental commute worth it for South Africans

Continental commute worth it for South Africans

Botha Liddell, Johann Nel and Andrew Swart are all South African workers employed in Divide County; they have all worked in North Dakota before, and their time here ranges from six to nine months depending on the needs of the farm operation and their agricultural work visas.

Posted 9/22/15 (Tue) read more »

State values on oil facilities will have impact on budget

According to a state formula, Divide County is calling for a tax levy 17 percent higher than last year, but commissioners say the figure is misleading.

Posted 9/22/15 (Tue) read more »

Acting out, with confidence

Acting out, with confidence

Children romped, stomped and stampeded through one week of intense rehearsals to prepare for the two "Jungle Book" productions performed Saturday.

Posted 9/22/15 (Tue) read more »