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March 5, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

World Day of Prayer is March 6 in Linton

At Peace Lutheran

Women, men and children in more than 170 countries and regions will celebrate World Day of Prayer, Fri., March 6. More...

Special Sections

Top News

Linton High School students advance to STAR competition at 2015 FCCLA State Convention

Eight Linton High School students in four events advanced to the STAR (Students Taking Action for Recognition) Competition at the State FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America) Convention, after earning gold (first place) or silver (se More...

Taxable valuation, mill levies and revenue for area school districts for Tax Year 2014

*To achieve its General Fund Levy of 55 mills, the Bakker School District used part of its carryover funds. Its carryover balance has exceeded the maximum allowed withoutpenalty by the state in recent years. More...

Linton School Board holds Feb. 16 meeting

The Linton School Board discussed various topics during its regular meeting on Feb. 16. More...

Columns

From the Heartland

After a couple of chilly days, the heartland should see some spring-like weather this week with highs between 8 and 49 degrees and lows from a frigid 4 below zero to 29 degrees. No precipitation was mentioned in Sunday night’s 10-day forecast. More...

Off the Bookshelf

Still Alice

In 2007, the book “Still Alice” by first-time novelist Lisa Genova emerged. Genova, who has a Ph.D. More...

Everyday Extension

Mix up your fruits and vegetables

Do you find that incorporating fruits and vegetables into your diet is hard to do? More...

Sports

Clippers advance to District 6 Tournament semi-finals

Strasburg-Zeeland outscored Medina/Pingree-Buchanan, 42-20, in the middle quarters to erase a 13-point deficit, and the Clippers held off the Thunder, 63-58, in the opening round of the District 6 Tournament in Wishek on Feb. 27. More...

Record Sports Time Capsule

15 YEARS AGO More...

2015 Class B Region Girls’ Basketball Tournaments

Region 3 Tournamentat Jamestown More...

Obituaries

Walter Werlinger, 60, of Grafton

Walter Werlinger, 60, of Grafton, N.D., died Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015 at Life Skills and Transition Center, Grafton. More...

Arlene Nelson, 55, of Sterling

Arlene Nelson, 55, Sterling, died Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, at a Bismarck hospital. Arlene was born April 24, 1959, in Bismarck, the daughter of Joe andAdeline (Meier) Wald. She was raised on the family farm in Sterling. More...

Frank Kuhn, 88, of Linton

Frank Kuhn, 88, of Linton, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, at the Linton Hospital, just three short weeks after the passing of his wife, Maggie. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at St. More...

School enrollment numbers do not show growth

A flurry of news in 2014 about projects proposed for Emmons County that seemed to indicate a turn-around in the area’s economy has turned into doubt about future growth as oil prices have dropped and North Dakota’s “Oil Patch” More...

Dave Job is Lion of the Year for 2014

The Linton Lions Club held their annual awards night on Feb. 9, along with their Sweethearts Supper that included wives or special guests. The Lion of the Year award went to Dave Job. More...

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Ag News

The Record’s Ag Report

March 2, 2015

Federal Crop Insurance (FCI) is one of the farm management tools that most agricultural producers use to manage the risks they face with their farming operations. March 16, 2015, is a very important date for producers. More...

Markets

Spring Wheat14% ........................$5.10Oats ...........................$1.80Barley ........................$1.80Corn...........................$3.10Soybeans ...................$8.90Sunflowers...............$18.10 More...

Community News

Hague

Both Fr. Jason and Fr. Leonard visited Phyllis this week. Fr. Leonard was planning to go ice fishing after visiting with Phyllis. More...

Westfield

Last Monday, Willis and Jane Vander Wal went to Bismarck and in the evening they attended the Region V Girls Basketball game at Mandan High School. Their granddaughter, Janetta Vander Wal, is on the Washburn team. More...

Menus

Linton Public SchoolMarch 5—March 11 Thursday, March 5— Chicken patty on a bun, corn, pears Friday, March 6—No School Monday, March 9—Chicken nuggets, w/mashed potatoes & gravy, Mandarin oranges More...

Letters

Readers Write

Dear Editor: We enjoy getting the hometown news. It was “touching” seeing the “Back in Time” 50 years ago that the Verl Mausehund farm received the Conservation Award. More...

Letter to the Editor

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Calendar

Special Events

LINTON SENIOR CITIZENS • Card playing every Monday and Thursday at 7 p.m. •Tuesday, March 24—Note change—Go to Strasburg Care Center. STRAS. SENIOR CITIZENS More...

Churches

Lenten housekeeping makes more room for Christ

For settlers on the Great Plains of a century and more ago, spring meant many things, but for the entire household, especially the womenfolk, it meant spring housecleaning. More...

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 APPLICATIONON APPLICATION FORCHANGE IN POINT(S) OFDIVERSION FROM SURFACEWATER OAHE RESERVOIR More...