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Crosby pad set to make a splash

Construction of a new splash pad will take place this fall, park director Bob Gillen told Park Board members at a meeting held June 22.

Posted 6/30/15 (Tue) read more »

Volunteers set a building’s foundation to rights

Volunteers set a building’s foundation to rights

There wasn’t a chance Danny Hansen would not be involved in a project to restore the A. Ingwalson Mercantile building at Pioneer Village.

Posted 6/30/15 (Tue) read more »

Levy increase fails despite majority support

A measure to increase the Divide County School District’s building fund levy failed to achieve the required supermajority of 60-percent for passage Tuesday last week.

Posted 6/30/15 (Tue) read more »

School board election results

District 1 - Holly Krecklau - 92 votes; Jody Gunlock - 68 votes
District 3 - Shari DeJardine - 136, 2 write-ins
At large member - Stephanie Reistad, 138; 1 write-in
Building fund enlargement - 88 yes; 79 no, so this is a failed vote because it required a super-majority of 60 percent, not just a majority, to be approved.

Posted 6/24/15 (Wed) read more »

Arts council presents jazz show Monday evening

Arts council presents jazz show Monday evening

Sam Miltich and the Clearwater Hot Club, a jazz band from Grand Rapids, Minn., are coming to Crosby on Monday to perform their repertoire of Gypsy jazz, folk, American swing, tango and Latin music.

Posted 6/23/15 (Tue) read more »

NDDOT shares ND 42 revamp plans

Darrell Arne, Faith Winings and Joel Wilt, from the Williston branch of the state Department of Transportation (NDDOT) came to Crosby last Thursday evening to talk about two state road projects tentatively scheduled for 2016 in Divide and northern Williams County.

Posted 6/23/15 (Tue) read more »

Weather doesn’t dampen Divide County Fair

Weather doesn’t dampen Divide County Fair

Bookend storms Friday and Sunday afternoon had no effect on any of Saturday’s events at the Divide County Fairgrounds.

Posted 6/23/15 (Tue) read more »

School board mulls housing, modular classrooms

The Divide County School Board voted at its June 16 meeting to purchase a three-bedroom dwelling from St. Luke’s Community Foundation for $166,000, mostly in grant money, to add to its housing supply.

Posted 6/23/15 (Tue) read more »

Crosby‘s new dog groomer has a lifetime of experience

Crosby‘s new dog groomer has a lifetime of experience

When Jenn Cobb moved from Bakersfield, Calif., to Crosby in February, she didn’t have to search too hard to figure out what she would do to earn her keep – she’d follow her heart and do what she’s been doing most of her life, grooming and caring for dogs.

Posted 6/16/15 (Tue) read more »

New events are the highlight at Divide County Fair this weekend

New events are the highlight at Divide County Fair this weekend

This year’s Divide County Fair, set to take place this Thursday evening through Sunday, has one big new event for each of the four days.

Posted 6/16/15 (Tue) read more »