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City of Tioga freezes new hiring, employee overtime, and engineering designs

The City of Tioga is easing back the throttle after a few years of frenzied growth.

At a special meeting Monday, city commissioners discussed recent notices put out by the auditor’s office, under direction from the commission, announcing new restrictions on overtime, a hiring freeze, and a halt to new design work.

Posted 9/03/15 (Thu) read more »

New restaurant hosts tasting

New restaurant hosts tasting

The long-anticipated steakhouse in Tioga is no longer rumor.

Posted 9/01/15 (Tue) read more »

Hess among those protesting Tioga annexation plans

Hess and other landowners are protesting Tioga’s plan to annex sections of land east and west of town, which would include the Hess rail yard and office complex.

Posted 9/01/15 (Tue) read more »

A good harvest for area farmers

A good harvest for area farmers

Farmers are still storing up grain as commodity prices remain low, but many of them are reporting a good harvest.

Posted 9/01/15 (Tue) read more »

Service firms ‘hunker down’

Service firms ‘hunker down’

Oil producers in the Bakken are tightening their belts to stay afloat amid low oil prices. This is trickling down to companies that provide services to the industry.

Posted 8/25/15 (Tue) read more »

NDLNG pays up fees to receive goahead

Construction on Phase II of the NDLNG plant continues.

Posted 8/25/15 (Tue) read more »

Tioga school enrollment holds steady; Ray trending up

Tioga school enrollment holds steady; Ray trending up

Putting to bed concerns of falling enrollments, Tioga schools are holding steady, while Ray sees an increase over school’s end last year.

Posted 8/25/15 (Tue) read more »

Unnumbered buildings slow emergency response

Unnumbered buildings slow emergency response

Houses that aren’t numbered properly, as well as a small lag in newly appointed addresses showing up in county maps, sometimes hamper response times of police and other emergency personnel.

Posted 8/18/15 (Tue) read more »

NDLNG told to cease and desist

Timing was the issue of the night at Monday’s city commission meeting.

Posted 8/18/15 (Tue) read more »

EDC floats possibility of developing Main lots

The downtown lots, which have been an ongoing project for the Tioga Economic Development Corporation for a couple of years, remain empty. Now the group is taking a closer look at developing the property themselves.

Posted 8/18/15 (Tue) read more »