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Evaluating the direction of development

A slowdown in the oil patch is causing small towns to re-evaluate the staffing and direction of economic development.

Posted 11/24/15 (Tue) read more »

Old school house provides new lessons

Old school house provides new lessons

Another Boy Scout is joining a group of high achievers Sunday, when his family and fellow scouts celebrate his Eagle Scout Court of Honor.

Posted 11/17/15 (Tue) read more »

School building plans may shrink by about half

The Divide County School District’s next building expansion and renovation proposal to voters will likely be around half the cost of the previous $20 million plan, board members said in their regular monthly meeting Nov. 10.

Posted 11/17/15 (Tue) read more »

Nativity display will be largest -- and longest organized here

Nativity display will be largest -- and longest organized here

People will have more than a week to take in what could be the biggest display of Nativity scenes ever assembled in Crosby.

Posted 11/17/15 (Tue) read more »

Rollover is costly, but driver safe

Rollover is costly, but driver safe

A Divide County tractor pulling a mower deck rolled Monday afternoon last week.

Posted 11/10/15 (Tue) read more »

Sidewalk program hits the skids as council looks at other infrastructure

Crosby City Council members voted Monday night to reject all bids for the next phase of a sidewalk improvement project and suspend work on another phase of the multi-year project as concern grows for other infrastructure work.

Posted 11/10/15 (Tue) read more »

WWII veteran comes home with love of planes, zest for living

WWII veteran comes home with love of planes, zest for living

As the state of North Dakota observes the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, Crosby veteran John Benter shares his personal account. This is the conclusion of a three-part series.

Posted 11/10/15 (Tue) read more »

Judgment for theaters, but money lost

Judgment for theaters, but money lost

The Dakota Theatre of Crosby is one of three victims named in a summary judgment of over $100,000 against a Massachusetts contractor who failed to deliver digital projector systems for which he accepted payment.

Posted 11/03/15 (Tue) read more »

Elementary event raises funds and awareness for heart health

Elementary event raises funds and awareness for heart health

Divide County Elementary students filed into the gymnasium Thursday morning for a brief assembly about the heart. The assembly served as a kickoff for the AHA’s annual “Jump Rope for Heart” awareness event and fundraising contest.

Posted 11/03/15 (Tue) read more »

Legislators listen to Crosby, Divide on surge money

Crosby and Divide County got some attention from state legislators Thursday.

Posted 11/03/15 (Tue) read more »