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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 »

BDW signs over operations to rural water

Members of the Burke Divide Water board Thursday signed a joint powers agreement with Williams Rural Water, effectively bringing to a close seven years of effort to establish a regional water source for Divide County.

Posted 9/22/15 (Tue) read more »

Lady sheriff is a first for Sheridan County

Lady sheriff is a first for Sheridan County

Heidi Williamson, 32, found a career path in Plentywood, Mont., that’s led her to the top spot in the Sheridan County Sheriff’s Department.

Posted 9/15/15 (Tue) read more »

Marriage services the same for all

Marriage services the same for all

Officials authorized to perform civil unions in Williams and Divide counties stand ready to issue same sex marriage licenses and say they’ll treat a same sex couple the same as any other.

Posted 9/15/15 (Tue) read more »

Daycare successful at last

After years of attempts to get a daycare project launched, proponents on Monday found the keys to unlocking city support, walking away with a grant of $400,000 in city sales tax money.

Posted 9/15/15 (Tue) read more »