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County treasurer, auditor offices could combine

County treasurer, auditor offices could combine

The current Divide County treasurer, Sheila Haugland, has announced her resignation, effective March 30.

Posted 1/23/18 (Tue) read more »

Friends share their memories of John Andrist

Friends share their memories of John Andrist

An array of people familiar with his work have offered reflections since his death.

Posted 1/23/18 (Tue) read more »

Pipeline safety seminar will help emergency teams prepare

Pipeline safety seminar will help emergency teams prepare

How first responders deal with those incidents is critical, a guest speaker said.

Posted 1/16/18 (Tue) read more »

Fortuna City Hall has a new location

Fortuna City Hall has a new location

The building is actually a FEMA trailer purchased from Divide County.

Posted 1/16/18 (Tue) read more »

Oil activity continues to drive sales -- but not in Divide

Oil activity continues to drive sales -- but not in Divide

Increasing activity in oil and gas production drives numbers up, but location relative to that production matters, too.

Posted 1/09/18 (Tue) read more »

Business is grooming

Business is grooming

As home-based businesses become more and more popular, Lisa Fredrickson has joined the trend with a pet salon.

Posted 1/09/18 (Tue) read more »

Building is a heavy theme in top 2017 news

Building is a heavy theme in top 2017 news

As residents of Crosby and Divide County took time in 2017 to commemorate the past 100 years of building, they also got to work on the next 100 years.

Posted 1/02/18 (Tue) read more »

Complaint against sheriff will be heard by POST board

Complaint against sheriff will be heard by POST board

A man charged with attempted murder has filed a complaint alleging Divide County Sheriff Lauren Throntveit was drunk at the time of his arrest.

Posted 1/02/18 (Tue) read more »

100 years of history free online

100 years of history free online

A trove of community history is now more accessible, thanks to a gift given to the Divide County Public Library.

Posted 12/26/17 (Tue) read more »

Buy Close By program shifts into a higher gear

Buy Close By program shifts into a higher gear

The Crosby Area Chamber program is kicking up a notch now, with a special event on Thursday and a new passport program encouraging visits to local restaurants.

Posted 12/19/17 (Tue) read more »