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Livestock show returns to festival

Livestock show returns to festival

The Farm Festival on Friday welcomed back the livestock show for the first time in 15 years.

Posted 9/15/15 (Tue) read more »

City of Tioga okays liquor license, new dispatcher, and new building

Tioga law enforcement raised some concerns about a liquor license permit from China Express, at the Tioga Commission meeting on Sept. 8. The commission ultimately approved the license, pending a routine background-check of the applicant.

Posted 9/15/15 (Tue) read more »

Oil counties’ annual meeting brings uncertainty, optimism

Oil counties’ annual meeting brings uncertainty, optimism

The North Dakota Association of Oil and Gas Producing Counties held its annual meeting Thursday in Killdeer.

Posted 9/15/15 (Tue) read more »

Documenting the broken hearts of the Bakken

Documenting the broken hearts of the Bakken

A growing set of artists, scientists, legislators and landowners are pushing for greater documentation of the less obvious impacts of the oil boom.

Posted 9/08/15 (Tue) read more »

PSC to hear permit for Lindahl Wind Farm in Tioga, Oct. 8

PSC to hear permit for Lindahl Wind Farm in Tioga, Oct. 8

An application for a state-level permit on a proposed wind farm north of Tioga goes to public hearing on Oct. 8.

Posted 9/08/15 (Tue) read more »

Grain shipments move quicker this harvest

The grain is moving on the rails a lot quicker this year.

Posted 9/08/15 (Tue) read more »

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 »