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July 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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Erickson is the new ag/loan officer at Hometown Credit Union, Hazelton

Ben Erickson is the new ag/ loan officer at the Hazelton branch of Hometown Credit Union. He replaces Layton Johnson of Kulm who is employed with the main office in Kulm. Erickson is quite familiar with the farming and ranching business. More...

Linton City Council acts on a variety of issues during July 7 meeting

The Linton City Council canvassed the votes from the June 10 Municipal election during its regular meeting on July 7. Mayor Tim Volk read the tally of votes from the June 10 election, and he and four council members were re-elected. More...

Area students attend National FBLA Leadership Conference

Brooks Flyberg, Nicole Nieuwsma,McKennaFlyberg, Jadyn Gefroh and Megan Schumacher, all of Linton; and Casondra Rutschke of Zeeland attended the FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) National Leadership Conference, held June 27-July 3, in Nashvill More...

Columns

From the Heartland

Highs between 78 and 91 degrees, lows between 55 and 61 degrees and isolated thunderstorms are in this week’s forecast. The week started out cool and will build up to the 90s early next week. More...

Ink by the barrel

The snail’s pace of state government

For those who think bureaucratic foot-dragging happens only in Washington, D.C., consider the State Historical Society of North Dakota and the drafting of a purchase agreement for the Welk Homestead at Strasburg. More...

Fact or fiction?

Fiction: Topping rejuvenates the tree. More...

Calendar

Special Events

LINTON SENIOR CITIZENS • Card playing every Monday & Thursday at 7 p.m. • Tuesday—Singing at 2 p.m. •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...

Legals

PUBLIC NOTICES

NOTICE OF SALE Civil No. 15-2013-CV-00055 More...

Kelsie Egeland enjoys life as Extension Agent

Kelsie Egeland is on the job as the new NDSU Emmons County Extension Agent, and she now has her first round of Achievement Days behind her. “I love to work with people and animals, so I’m exactly where I want to be,” Egeland said. More...

Tests find no mold/fungi in rest of the complex of the Strasburg School

The Strasburg School Board had good news to report at its regular meeting on Tues., July 8. An air quality report by Badlands Environmental Consultants, Inc. More...

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Ag News

The Record’s Ag Report

July 14, 2014

The past two weeks have been hectic and productive for farmers and ranchers as they are putting up their hay. Near Hazelton, Ed Scherr said, with all the recent rains, the dew and humidity, there is a window of opportunity to cut and bale the hay. More...

Markets

Spring Wheat14% ...................... $5.78Oats ...........................$2.50Barley ........................$2.50Corn...........................$2.90Soybeans .................$10.85Sunflowers............... $19.00 More...

Community News

Zeeland

Tony and Vivian Schaffner spent the 4th of July weekend at Rashad and Nicki Schaffner’s place on Lake Isabel. Also spending the weekend with them were Preston and Lacey Schaffner and Chance and Kristen Schaffner of Bismarck. More...

Strasburg

We have had mostly comfortable weather here lately. Monday is supposed to be in the mid-60s, but the temperature is forecast to rise into the 80s by Thursday. Looks like a drier week, so those who are haying should have good weather for that. More...

Mosset retires from Weed Board

After 29 years on the Emmons County Weed Board, Chairman Herman Mosset has retired. More...

Sports

Linton Pee Wee A Team is tournament runner-up

The Linton Pee Wee A Team finished as the runnerup in the Pee Wee 12-year old Tournament in Napoleon on July 12. Linton defeated Napoleon, 5-1, in the first round, but fell to Steele (0-2) in the championship game. More...

Record Sports Time Capsule

10 YEARS AGO More...

Linton and Ellendale split Babe Ruth doubleheader

The Linton Babe Ruth team split a District 6 road doubleheader with Ellendale on July 10. Linton’s record stands at 15-13 overall, including a 10-7 mark in District 6. More...

Obituaries

Ila Leone Woods Gutensohn, 100, of Bismarck

After giving everyone who ever knew her great joy for one hundred years, Ila Leone Woods Gutensohn died Saturday, June 28, 2014, at the Baptist Health Care Center in Bismarck. Ila was born on Jan. 23, 1914, to Glen and Birdie Ann Woods in Linton. More...

Ray Schiermeister, 81, of Powell, Wyo.

Ray Schiermeister, 81, of Powell, Wyo., died at Red Lodge Hospital Friday June 20. More...

Thomas Schumacher, 67, of Bismarck

Thomas Schumacher, 67, Bismarck, died Saturday, July 12, 2014, at St. Alexius Medical Center, Bismarck surrounded by his family. More...