October 30, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

If you have symptoms and traveled to Ebola-affected country… call ahead

Emmons County Public Health and the Linton Hospital and Medical Center continue to prepare for the remote possibility that an Ebola case could present in Emmons County. More...

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Linton School Board changes date for annual prom

The Linton School Board voted to change the date of the annual prom during its regular meeting on Oct. 20. More...

Zeeland concert is Thursday

Zeeland Public School will hold its annual fall concert on Thurs., Oct. 30, at 7:30 p.m. in the school gym. More...

Three HMB students participate in ‘Surround the State in Song’

Hazelton-Moffit-Braddock School students Philip Reese,Anna Small andTara Jo Dahl were chosen to sing in the “Surround the State in Song” Children’s Choral Festival on Sat., Oct. 11. More...

Community News

Westfield

On Sunday, Oct. 19, Ron and Kathee Van Beek went to Fargo and were house guests ofAaron and Kristy Van Beek and Eddie. Ron and Kathee returned home on Monday. More...

Hull

Chuck and Vi Pals of Crete, Ill., are spending some time in their home in Hull. Several family members from Illinois have been visiting them here on various times. They were Sunday morning church visitors. More...

Linton Middle School releases its first quarter honor roll

Linton Middle School released its first quarter honor roll as follows: (*denotes 4.0 GPA) “A” Honor Roll Grade 5 Logan Barnes, Kimberly Gefroh, Callie Hase, Erin Kelsch, JayCee Richter and Teegan Scherr. Grade 6 More...

Letters

Rep. Kretschmar is all wrong on Measure 5

Dear Editor: Representative William Kretschmar recently shared his thoughts on the various ballot measures that North Dakotans will be voting on November 4th. More...

Supt. Bjornson recommends ‘no’ on Measure 8

Dear Editor and members of the Linton School community: As we get closer to the Nov. 4th voting day, we become more acutely aware of the number of initiated measures on the North Dakota ballot. More...

Citizen responds to Rep. Kretschmar’s letter

Dear Editor: This is in response to Representative Wm. Kretschmar’s recommended YES vote on Measure No 5 in last week’s Emmons County Record. More...

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Special Events

LINTON SENIOR CITIZENS • Card playing every Monday and Thursday at 7 p.m. •Tuesday—Singing •Wednesday—1:30 p.m. Bingo • Thursday, Oct. 30— supper at 6 p.m. STRAS. SENIOR CITIZENS • Every 1st Monday More...

Obituaries

Veronica Zahn, 80, of LaMoure

Veronica Zahn, 80, of LaMoure passed away Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, at the Good Samaritan Society, Oakes, where she had been a resident since March 16, 2010. She was born on May 18, 1934, on the family farm near Linton, to Joe and Rose (Gross) Zahn. More...

Kathryn ‘Kathy’ Hoffman, 68, of Herreid, S.D.

Kathryn “Kathy” Hoffman, 68, of Herreid, S.D., passed away peacefully on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Bismarck. More...

Mayneen Jellema Dykstra, 94, of Holland, Mich.

Mayneen Jellema Dykstra, 94, of Holland, Mich., entered the Church Triumphant on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014. She was born at home during a terrible snow storm. Only a midwife could arrive by sleigh in time to assist with delivery on Feb. More...

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Ag News

Ag Report

Oct. 27, 2014

In Linton, Assistant Manager Ron Dietz at the Farmers Elevator said the soybean harvest as of Fri., Oct. 24, is nearly complete, sunflowers are over 25 percent harvested and corn harvest just got a good start. More...

Weather Report

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Crop progress and condition

For the week ending Oct. 19, 2014, dry and unseasonably warm weather allowed producers to make good harvest progress, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. More...

Columns

From the Heartland

For this week, at least, our balmy fall weather has vanished. Daytime highs will be 15-20 degrees cooler than last week, and nightly lows will be frosty. Highs will range between 46 and 58 degrees and lows between 23 and 39 degrees. More...

Everyday Extension

Try Halloween treats with a twist

By Julie Garden-RobinsonFood and Nutrition Specialist NDSU Extension Service More...

Ink by the barrel

Thank the people who pay the property taxes

If you own a home or commercial property in Emmons County, please thank the farmers and others who own ag land for paying an increasing share of the property taxes that support schools, county government and the various special mill levies (parks, ho More...

Sports

2014 District 6 Volleyball Tournament will be held Nov. 3, 4 & 6 in Napoleon

The 2014 District 6 Volleyball Tournament will tip off Monday, Nov. 3, at the Napoleon High School Gym, and the tournament will run through Thursday, Nov. 6. More...

Record Sports Time Capsule

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Lady Clippers drop a pair of SCC matches

Edgeley-Kulm picked up its first victory of the season in the South Central Conference by sweeping Strasburg-Zeeland, 3-0, in Zeeland on Oct. 23. The Lady Clippers fell to 0-5 in the SCC and 6-16 overall with the loss. 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...