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Two Linton High School students advance to STAR competition at 2014 FCCLA National Conference

Two Linton High School students advanced to the STAR (Students Taking Action for Recognition) Competition at the National FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America) Conference, after earning gold (first place) stars in the STAR Competiti More...

Victory Book Campaign brought reading to World War II troops

Men and women in service have many needs, including recreation and education. For thousands of American troops in World War II, the Victory Book Campaign covered both. More...

Correction

A name was omitted from the article “Peace Lutheran Church World Relief Quilts” in last week’s Emmons County Record. More...

Columns

From the Heartland

Scattered thunderstorms are mentioned in the forecast for the first time this year, so it must be spring. This week’s highs are pegged between a chilly 46 and a pleasant 66 degrees, and lows will zigzag between 29 and 39 degrees. More...

Back In Time

10 YEARS Reception and musical to honor soldiers planned in Emmons County Memorial Auditorium. Linton School Board to issue diplomas to non-graduate Korean War Veterans. Linton City Council hires Patrick Idyle of Bismarck as Police Chief. 25 YEARS More...

Everyday Extension

Coconut oil’s health benefits are questionable

The media is filled with information about coconut oil. Some sources advertise that it decreases cholesterol, enhances weight loss and promotes digestive health. Now let’s decipher the facts. More...

Letters

Strasburg board responds to letter

Dear Editor, In response to last week’s letter to the editor, the Strasburg Board of Education would like to offer the following response. First of all, we have never intentionally set out to mislead the public. More...

Scherr responds to last week’s letter to the editor

Dear Editor: There have been a lot of misconceptions going around about how I feel about Zeeland and the school. More...

Music program cut is questioned

Dear Editor: As a former elementary music teacher, I was greatly distressed to hear about recent actions by the Strasburg School board (and perhaps administrators) in cutting back the music program in Strasburg so severely! More...

Calendar

Special Events

LINTON SENIOR CITIZENS • Card playing every Monday & Thursday at 7 p.m. • Tuesday—Singing at 2 p.m. •Wednesday—1:30 p.m. Bingo STRAS. More...

Obituaries

Norma Ruth Frank, 88, of Crystal Lake, Ill.

Norma Ruth Frank passed away peacefully on Monday, April 14, 2014, in Crystal Lake, Ill., at the age of 88. She was born Oct. 3, 1925, on the family farm in Temvik, to Ludwig and Elizabeth Zoller. More...

Wilma P. Wittmeier, 75, of Pollock, S.D.

Wilma P. Wittmeier, 75, of Pollock, S.D., passed away on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at the Golden Living Center in Mobridge, S.D., after a long battle with cancer. More...

Cledus Buck, 81, of Linton

Cledus Buck, 81, Linton, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014, in the Carrington Health Center, Carrington. Visitation is scheduled for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. More...

Strasburg board offers superintendent contract to Principal C. Johnson

At a special meeting held Thursday morning, the Strasburg School Board offered a one-year contract to SHS Principal Craig Johnson to be the school’s superintendent, starting July 1, 2014. More...

Chamber’s first event for Business After Hours is at Dakota Martial Arts

The Linton Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a new program, Business After Hours, to facilitate networking for business owners, employees, customers and others in the area. More...

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Ag News

The Record’s Ag Report

April 14, 2014

After Carrie Haak married Robert Heidrich in 2000 and they moved to the farm west of Strasburg, Robert said the first thing they were going to do was tear down the chicken coop. More...

Markets

Spring Wheat14% ...................... $6.49Oats ...........................$2.70Barley ........................$2.70Corn...........................$3.85Soybeans .................$13.27Sunflowers............... $20.50 More...

NDSU offers Farm Bill decision aid

An education tool is available from the North Dakota State University Extension Service for evaluating certain options under the commodity title of theAgriculturalAct of 2014 (Farm Bill). More...

Community News

Holinka, Rohrbach

Kurt James Holinka and Andrea Lynn Rohrbach of Aberdeen, S.D., are engaged and plan a Friday, June 6 wedding at Trinity Lutheran Church in Aberdeen. More...

Births

Eric and Jennifer Vetter of Linton are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Ella Ann Vetter. Ella was born Monday, March 31, 2014, at 4:33 p.m. at St. Alexius Medical Center in Bismarck. More...

Births

Big sister Brianna Jo welcomes her sister, Zoey Lynn on Monday, April 8, 2014. She weighed 6 pounds 4 ounces. Parents are Jason and Amy Werlinger of Hanover, Minn. More...

Sports

Record Sports Time Capsule

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Annual LHS Spring Awards Night will be held April 28

Linton High School will hold its annual SpringAwards/ Appreciation Banquet on Monday, April 28, at 6:30 p.m. in the Linton School Cafeteria. More...

2014 Spring Spectacular

The 23rd Annual Linton Spring Spectacular Boys’ Basketball Tournament was held on Sunday, April 6, in the Linton High School and Elementary Gymnasiums. 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...