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Holding cells for police thwarted by federal law

Unfortunate news hit the Tioga police department, and it may also impact Ray’s police.

Posted 2/02/16 (Tue) read more »

Feds tout efforts to improve rail safety with better cars

The Federal Railroad Administration and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Agency are continuing efforts to address the safety of transporting crude by rail.

Posted 1/26/16 (Tue) read more »

Dinner is small token of appreciation for volunteers

Dinner is small token of appreciation for volunteers

How do you thank someone for a job that requires being on call 24/7, hours of training, and pays nothing?

Posted 1/26/16 (Tue) read more »

Miss North Dakota shares personal story about bullying during Tioga school visit

Miss North Dakota shares personal story about bullying during Tioga school visit

Students at Tioga High School and Central Elementary learned about the problem of bullying and how to deal with it from Miss North Dakota.

Posted 1/26/16 (Tue) read more »

School has heating issue to resolve

Heating issues are plaguing Central Elementary School, Principal Tim Schaffer reported during the latest Tioga School board meeting, held Jan. 18.

Posted 1/26/16 (Tue) read more »

City of Ray will consider building new city hall

Ray is considering the construction of a new city hall.

Posted 1/19/16 (Tue) read more »

$500,000 okay in Ray will help keep rents affordable

A request to fund infrastructure supporting development of affordable housing was met with mixed opinions by the Ray Commission.

Posted 1/19/16 (Tue) read more »

State oil director says industry is running on empty

State oil director says industry is running on empty

If oil prices do not rebound within the year, North Dakota’s oil industry could see further declines.

Posted 1/19/16 (Tue) read more »

Tengesdals travel to Czech Republic to see new grandson

Tengesdals travel to Czech Republic to see new grandson

The holiday season is a big time for travel, as people crisscross the country to see loved ones. But Tioga resident Dave Tengesdal went all the way to the Czech Republic to see his family.

Posted 1/12/16 (Tue) read more »

WAWSA financing issues will have an impact on people across the region

At the last Tioga commission meeting, Mayor Drake McClelland said the Western Area Water Supply Authority is taking away the city’s revenue from industrial water sales.

Posted 1/12/16 (Tue) read more »