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August 6, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

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Dean and Renae Bosch are new owners of Green Lantern Lounge in Linton

For the first time since 1988, the Green Lantern Lounge in Linton is under new ownership. Dean and Renae Bosch purchased the business from Fuzzy and Sandi Feist, who owned the Green Lantern since July 1988. More...

Sister Doretta Meier celebrates 50 years

The Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls, Minn., will honor Sister Doretta Meier, who will celebrate 50 years as a Franciscan Sister on Sunday, Aug. 9.AMass of Thanksgiving will be celebrated at St. More...

Henderson is new District Commander for U.S. Army Corps’ Omaha District

Col. John W. Henderson is the new District Commander for the U.S. Army Corps’ of Engineers, Omaha District. He accepted command from Col. Joel R. Cross who is retiring from the U.S.Army after 25 years of service. More...

Columns

From the Heartland

Moderate daytime high temperatures and cool evenings are in this week’s forecast, along with rain showers. Highs will vary from 78 to 86 degrees while the low will be between 55 and 59 degrees. More...

Off the Bookshelf

All Fall Down

New York Times Bestselling Author (and one of my personal favorites) Jennifer Weiner was recently on NBC’s Today Show talking about her new book, “All Fall Down.” Traditionally more of a “romance writer with plenty of edgy hum More...

Beef Talk

Grazing Systems Combine MLRAs and Ecological Sites

As grazing systems are discussed, the complexity of the systems actually can hide the simplicity. As an animal breeder, whenever I move into different disciplines, I find myself needing to review information that has changed. More...

Calendar

Special Events

LINTON SENIOR CITIZENS • Card playing every Monday and Thursday at 7 p.m. • Tuesday—2 p.m. singing STRAS. SENIOR CITIZENS • Every 1st Monday 1:30 p.m.—Bingo • Every 4th Tuesday 12 noon—Dinner • Thursday 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

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDSLinton Municipal AirportLinton, North DakotaAIP NO. 3-38-0033-014-2015 More...

Harvesting is underway

Combines are at work in the fields to harvest the small grain crop during the current break from rain. This photo was taken near Hazelton on Sun., Aug. 2, by Record Ag Reporter Terri Lang. More...

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Ag News

The Record’s Ag Report

August 3, 2015

Ron Dykema has been hauling hay for 35 years and the month of June 2015 goes down as his slowest month ever. “The wet spring was the biggest obstacle,” Dykema said. More...

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Spring Wheat 14%  More...

Community News

Zeeland

Paige and Hannah Feist, Brelynn Feist and Samantha Peterson were at the Jim Feists last Saturday. They called Grandma and asked if they could come up to do some baking. They baked apple and rhubarb pies and made strawberry rhubarb jam. More...

Strasburg Care Center holds annual picnic

On a beautiful Sunday evening, August 2, at the Strasburg Care Center courtyard, staff and residents and their families gathered for their annual summer picnic. (Photo by Terri Lang.) More...

Strasburg Care Center

Harold Ryckman is here on a regular basis to visit with Mary Ryckman.Also visiting were Jim and Sharon Puppe and Cliff and Elsie Hanson. More...

Sports

Hager takes coaching position at Mountain Pointe (Ariz.) H.S.

Linton native Justin Hager was recently hired to teach and coach at Mountain Pointe High School in the Tempe (Ariz.) School District. More...

Jochim places 3rd in Timber Lake Derby

Justin Jochim of Linton captured third place in the Days of 1910 Demolition Derby in Timber Lake, S.D., on July 24. Jochim received a $1,000 cash prize, along with a cash prize for winning his heat. More...

Practice for area fall sports begins next week

Practices for area fall sports programs will begin next week.The fall sports programs in Emmons County include football and volleyball for Strasburg-ZeelandandLinton/ Hazelton-Moffit-Braddock. More...

Obituaries

Henry Weber, 81, of Pollock, S.D.

Henry Weber, 81, Pollock, S.D., passed away peacefully at his home in Pollock on Saturday morning, July 25, 2015. Henry was born Feb. 20, 1934 in Pollock. He was the son of Henry and Elizabeth Weber. He attended rural school and Pollock School. More...

Elizabeth Dornbush, 98, formerly of Westfield

Elizabeth Dornbush, 98, Platte, S.D., formerly of Westfield, died Monday,Aug. 3, 2015 at a Platte nursing home. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6, at Myers Funeral Home, Linton, with a prayer service at 7 p.m. More...