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September 18, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

4-H senior archers to compete nationally

The Emmons County senior archery team will be competing at the 2015 National 4-H Shooting Sports Invitational Match in Grand Island, Neb., June 21-26. More...

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Top News

Strata-X plans to complete well drilled in June in Emmons County

Completion will help determine future plans

The test well for shallow natural gas that was drilled east of Linton in June will be completed, if possible, by the end of the year, according to Cliff Schumacher, Senior Landman for Strata-X Energy Ltd., Denver, Colo. More...

Strasburg School Board votes to fill music, distance learning positions

Mrs. Kim Droog, who has a two-thirds contract to teach English, was hired at the Strasburg School Board meeting Wed., Sept. 10, as the Distance/Online Coordinator to administer the school’s ITV and online (Internet) classes. More...

Legal and financial planning classes will be held at Strasburg Care Center

In September and October, classes will be held on Legal and Financial Planning Issues at the Strasburg Care Center. More...

Community News

Strasburg students attend powwow

Strasburg students attended the 45th Annual United Tribes International Powwow in Bismarck. Above are, left to right, Tailyn Gallant, Katherine Theisgen, Shelby Vander Vorst, and Jennifer Keller. More...

Hull

(Last Week) Alan and Ginger Van Boven of Seattle, Wash., were guests of Alan’s uncle and aunt, Dennis and Marlyn Van Boven. They also visited with their other Hollaar and Van Boven relatives in area. More...

Strasburg

Some locals report a little “frost on the pumpkins” around here, with close to freezing temperatures midweek and then again Sat. night. Last Monday (Sept. More...

Letters

Readers Write

Dear Editor: I look forward to reading the Emmons County Record each week. It is good to see all the photos with the small town activities. That’s what keeps these communities alive and strong. More...

Sports

Region 1 Standings

Class A 11—Man FootballSept. 15, 2014 More...

Region 1 Standings

Class B 9—Man Football Sept. 15, 2014

Region Overall LaMoure/L-M 4-0 4-0 Richland 4-0 4-0 Hankinson 2-1 2-1 South Border 2-1 2-1 Fargo Oak Grove 2-2 2-2 Strasburg-Zeeland 1-2 1-2 More...

2014 SHS Homecoming Parade

Strasburg High School celebrated 2014 Homecoming Week (Sept. 8-12) with several events and activities, including a parade and games on Friday, Sept. 12. More...

Legals

PUBLIC NOTICES

STATE OF NORTH DAKOTA IN DISTRICT COURT COUNTY OF EMMONS SOUTH CENTRAL JUDICIAL DISTRICT In the Matter of the Estate of More...

New pipeline to benefit Zeeland School

The Zeeland School District, already the envy of other rural districts because of its tax revenue from natural gas facilities, will get a revenue boost if the proposed WBI Energy Wind Ridge natural gas pipeline is built. More...

Tractor pull is Saturday

At Strasburg

The second annual Emmons County Tractor Pull will be held Saturday at the Beaver Valley Horse Club Rodeo Grounds at Strasburg. At 10 a.m. there will be a Kids Pedal Tractor Pull, and at 11 a.m. Tractor Treks will be leaving Linton and Hague. More...

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The Record’s Ag Report

Sept. 15, 2014

The Agricultural Act of 2014, also known as the Farm Bill, reduced overall spending by $23 billion. More...

Markets

Spring Wheat14% ...................... $5.03Oats ...........................$1.80Barley ........................$1.70Corn...........................$2.40Soybeans ...................$8.70Sunflowers...............$16.05 More...

Columns

From the Heartland

The heartland had fall weather a couple weeks early with last week’s highs and lows coming in lower than predicted. More...

Ramblings

Quinoa (pronounced keenwah) is the new super food. It has an almost perfect ratio of carbohydrates, proteins and fats. It has all nine amino acids (nutritional building blocks), making it great for athletes or those looking to lose weight. More...

News & Reviews

My First Big Trip

It was 9 a.m., Sept. 3, 1941, Fr. Charles Meyer,my Rosenthal Church priest was about to pick up my father and me in his 1939 Ford, for the 1,300 mile trip to my far off seminary high school. My heart was racing as I stared out my Strasburg, N.D. More...

Calendar

Special Events

LINTON SENIOR CITIZENS • Card playing every Monday and Thursday at 7 p.m. •Tuesday—Singing •Wednesday—1:30 p.m. Bingo STRAS. SENIOR CITIZENS • Every 1st Monday 1:30 p.m.—Bingo • Every 4th Tuesday More...

Churches

Celebrations of Faith

HOPE REFORMED CHURCHWestfield, N.D.Sunday10:00 a.m.—Sunday School11:00 a.m.—Worship ServiceCHRISTIAN REFORMEDCHURCHHull, N.D.Sunday More...

Obituaries

Lois Lundgren, 97, of Bismarck

Lois Lundgren, 97, Bismarck, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, in Bismarck. Lois was born May 13, 1917, in Richville, Minn., the daughter of John and Alta (Liversage) Becker. At the age of three the family moved back to the Braddock area. More...

Mavis June Barth, 72, of Glyndon, Minn.

Mavis June Barth, 72, Glyndon, Minn., passed away Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, at Sanford Health surrounded by her loving family. Mavis was born on June 21, 1942, in Onamia, Minn., to the Rev. Carl and Mildred Johnson. More...