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NDSU using sensors to identify weed infestations

North Dakota State University researchers have received a grant to demonstrate the use of electronic sensors to identify weed infestations in cropland remotely. More...

Beaver Lake State Park celebrates NDPRD’s 50th Anniversary, Aug 2

Beaver Lake State Park celebrates the North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department’s 50th Anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 2, with a day full of activity starting at 12:30 p.m. More...

Linton School Board holds annual meeting

The Linton School Board held its annual meeting on Thursday, July 23, and the board completed old business to close out the 2014-15 fiscal year. In old business: More...

Community News

Linton

Mathew Ell of Glasco, Kan., visited Frank and Helen Jacob Wednesday evening and was a supper guest. Mary Dusek of Moorhead, Minn. visited Gerard and Lori Jacob and family. More...

Holzer

Manoah Ratna Holzer was born Tuesday, July 14, 2015, at 2:02 a.m. to Dean and Sandhya Holzer of Bismarck. He weighed 7 pounds 11 ounces and was 20 3/4 inches long. He joins sisters, Moriah, 2, and Keturah, 1. More...

Westfield

Thursday evening, Eldon and Twylah Hollaar attended the Valley Telco picnic in the Herreid Park, Herreid, S.D. The Wannabees quartet from Herreid provided the entertainment. More...

Letters

Readers Write

Dear Editor: I am gone for a while but still like to get the news from my hometown, Linton. So I will order the newspaper for six more months. Helena WaldBismarck Dear Editor: 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 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...

Obituaries

Magdalena ‘Madge’ Leier, 82, of Linton

Magdalena “Madge” Leier, 82, Linton, passed away at the Strasburg Care Center on Tuesday, July 21, 2015, with her loving family at her side. She had been a resident at the care center for nearly three years. More...

Betty M. Bosch, 73, of Linton

Betty M. Bosch, 73, Linton, died Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at her home. More...

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

Henry Weber, 81, Pollock, S.D., died Saturday, July 25, 2015 at his home. Funeral services were at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at Pollock Memorial Presbyterian Church, Pollock. Burial was in Spring Valley Cemetery. More...

City-wide Rummage Sale will be Saturday, Aug. 8

Linton Chamber’s

Bargain hunters will be descending on Linton on Sat.,Aug. 8, for the annual City-wide Rummage Sale sponsored by the Linton Chamber of Commerce. The big event is held each year on National Garage Sale Day. More...

R. Jochim hired as FNP

At Linton Clinic

Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Rebecca (Becky) Jochim joined the staff at the Linton Clinic on July 1. Jochim is a native of Napoleon and the daughter of John B. and Gayla Schatz. More...

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North Dakota is top U.S. wheat producer

In 2014, North Dakota produced 17.1 percent of the total U.S. wheat production, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Statistics Service. More...

Markets

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Columns

From the Heartland

Daytime highs should work their way down from 90 to 80 degrees by next week, and night-time lows will range from 53 to 59 degrees. If the humidity doesn’t get out of hand, a person should be able to sleep with the windows open at night. More...

Back In Time

10 YEARS AGO Ellingson’sAuto Body and Frame expands Strasburg business with purchase of Mal’s Ag & Auto. Support for Linton Swimming Pool renovation shown at public meeting. 25 YEARS AGO More...

Off the Bookshelf

Heaven Sent Rain

The newest novel by Christian author Lauraine Snelling is “Heaven Sent Rain.” Snelling fans will find it typical of her previous work. More...

Sports

Kuss sinks hole-in-one at the Linton Country Club

Henry Kuss of Strasburg has been golfing for over 30 years, and he finally got that elusive hole-in-one at the Linton Country Club on July 8. More...

2015 District 6 Babe Ruth Baseball Tournament

July 18-21at LintonJuly 18Ellendale 18 Oakes 8 (5) More...

Strasburg Tee Ballers end season

The Strasburg summer Tee Ball and Softball League seasons recently came to a conclusion. More...

Legals

PUBLIC NOTICES

ABBREVIATED NOTICE OF INTENT TO AMEND ADMINISTRATIVE RULES relating to 67-09-01 – approval for school construction estimated to cost more than forty thousand dollars . North Dakota Department of Public Instruction (NDDPI) More...