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Ray to partner in sale of grocery store

Ray to partner in sale of grocery store

The City of Ray may partner with a buyer to purchase the Jack and Jill grocery store in the Ray Mall.

Posted 6/07/16 (Tue) read more »

SkyWatch to appeal county revocation of permit

SkyWatch to appeal county revocation of permit

The Ray City Commission is hoping the Williams County Commission will add some terms if it agrees to accept an appeal from the developers of the SkyWatch Inn.

Posted 5/31/16 (Tue) read more »

Tioga police reserves will suspend services now that force is shrinking

The Tioga police reserves are on “stand down” as a result of concerns the city no longer has enough full-time licensed officers to support the volunteers.

Posted 5/31/16 (Tue) read more »

Airport to begin expansion project

Airport to begin expansion project

Jets may be a more regular sight in the skies above Tioga.

Posted 5/31/16 (Tue) read more »

End-of-year carnival held at Central Elementary

End-of-year carnival held at Central Elementary

The kids at Central Elementary rounded out the year with the annual Character Counts carnival.

Posted 5/24/16 (Tue) read more »

2 police employees laid off by city

Tioga Police Administrator Jeff Spivey and Amanda Moser -- who was police dispatcher, administrative assistant, and clerk of court -- were laid off Monday.

Posted 5/24/16 (Tue) read more »

Patch pickup easier on volunteers

Patch pickup easier on volunteers

Picking up the patch no longer requires the mobilization of a veritable army, but three dozen volunteers came out last week for Tioga's annual Pick Up The Patch event.

Posted 5/17/16 (Tue) read more »

Wind turbines are coming

Wind turbines are coming

Turbine parts being staged at the Williston railhead will soon be trucked up N.D. 40 to Lindahl Township north of Tioga.

Posted 5/17/16 (Tue) read more »

County revokes Skywatch Inn permit

County revokes Skywatch Inn permit

Williams County last week revoked the building permit for the undeveloped Skywatch Inn in Ray.

Posted 5/10/16 (Tue) read more »

First quarter results show reduced activity, production in the Bakken

Oil prices are up 40 percent from the dismal lows of February. It’s good news, but it’s too soon for a ramp up of oil activity in the Bakken.

Posted 5/10/16 (Tue) read more »