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Smoke-free multi-unit housing can reduce the risk of SIDS

October is Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Awareness Month, so Emmons County Public Health (ECPH) and the North Dakota Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control Policy (the Center) are working to raise awareness of the relationship between SIDS a More...

Hope Ebel takes first in Super Farmer contest

(Editor’s note: This story and photo are reprinted with the permission of the Aberdeen American News.) Jeremy Kippley and Hope Ebel took top honors at the Super Farmer competition at the Brown County Fair. More...

Linton High School class of 1954 holds reunion

It has been 60 years since the graduating class of 1954 left Linton High School to forge their independent lives in the world. In honor of the anniversary, the class held a reunion Sept. 16 and 17, in Bismarck. More...

Columns

Off the Bookshelf

The Book of Bright Ideas

It is summer 1961 in Wisconsin—“The Book of Bright Ideas” author Sandra Kring brings you back to that time and place when your biggest problem in life was getting your Barbie doll’s pointy plastic hand through her sweater slee More...

Everyday Extension

Quesadillas can be an easy and nutritious meal

With the school year in full swing and weeknight meetings, I often find myself trying to be creative for quick evening meals. More...

From the Heartland

If the forecast holds, we’re in for another pleasant, but dry, week of fall with a high of 71 and a nighttime low of 34 degrees. 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 Service7:30 p.m.—WorshipCHRISTIAN REFORMEDCHURCH More...

Obituaries

Anna Schmaltz, 79, of Bismarck

Anna Schmaltz, 79, of Bismarck, lost her 30 year battle against heart disease on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, in Hopkins, Minn. Ann was born on Oct. 19, 1934, in Linton, She was raised on the family farm and graduated from Linton High School. More...

Freida Keller, 85, of Bismarck

Freida Keller, 85, Bismarck, died Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, at her home. Freida was born July 30, 1929, in Linton, the daughter of John and Rose (Renschler) Job. She was raised and educated in Linton. More...

Leonard J. Heier, 84, of Yakima, Wash.

Leonard J. Heier, 84, of Yakima, Wash., passed away Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, at Cottage in the Meadow. He was born May 18, 1930 in Hague, to Michael and Katherine Heier and was one of 13 brothers and sisters. More...

Teams honored for NDSU Extension’s Program Excellence

Four educational efforts were honored with Program Excellence Awards at the recent North Dakota State University Extension Service/ Research Extension Center fall conference in Fargo. More...

Andrus celebrates 100 years

Helen (Mastel) Andrus of Dickinson will be celebrating her 100th birthday in December, but her niece, Irene (Mastel) Brindle of Hazelton, wasn’t taking chances with the weather at that time of year so recently Irene, along with her children, Bo More...

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Markets

Spring Wheat14% ........................$4.90Oats ...........................$1.80Barley ........................$1.70Corn...........................$2.50Soybeans ...................$8.20Sunflowers...............$15.40 More...

NDAREC supports conservation effort

The North Dakota Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives (NDAREC) has gone on record in support of the statewide conservation and state parks enhancement plan announced by Gov. Jack Dalrymple earlier this month. More...

Community News

Westfield

Wednesday evening, some from the area attended the Mission Fest with supper and program at the Hull Christian Reformed Church. The weather throughout the past week has been good for harvest and outdoor activities. More...

Activities

Linton Public School Oct. 23—Oct. 29 Thursday, Oct. 23—All Qtr. 1 grades due on Power- School 12 Noon. School Law Seminar at Bismarck 8 a.m. VB at Ellendale 5/6/7:30 p.m. BBB 5/6 at Ashley 4:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. More...

Braddock

(Last Week) The Bob and Lori Leier place was busy last weekend with digging and picking potatoes. Lugard Leier received word from her daughter, Sara Gerdon, that she is feeling much better after dealing with the West Nile virus the past year. More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: At the general election on Nov. 4, 2014, the voters of North Dakota will decide eight constitutional and initiated measures. Each voter should become informed about these measures and should vote on all of them. Measure No. More...

Readers Write

Dear Editor: It’s that time of year to renew the Record. I look forward to each paper, reading about the different activities that keep the county growing. More...

Sports

Region 1 Standings

Class A 11—Man Football Oct. 20, 2014

Region Overall Carrington 6-1 7-1 Oakes 7-0 8-0 Linton-HMB 5-2 6-2 Hillsboro/CV 4-3 5-3 Milnor/N. Sargent 3-4 4-4 Northern Cass 2-5 3-5 More...

Region 1 Standings

Class B 9—Man Football Oct. 20, 2014

Region Overall LaMoure/L-M 7-1 8-1 Hankinson 6-2 6-2 Richland 6-2 6-2 South Border 5-3 5-3 Strasburg-Zeeland 5-3 5-3 Fargo Oak Grove 3-5 4-5 More...

2014 State Class A (11—Man) Playoffs

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