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Paper may arrive early

The Jan. 3, 2013, edition of the Emmons County Record will arrive in mailboxes earlier than normal for subscribers in the Dakotas. To accommodate the U.S. Postal Service Christmas mailing schedule and the printer’s schedule, the Jan. More...

2012 Year in Review

January 5 Hazelton co-op members voted whether to unify with Central Dakota Frontier Cooperative of Napoleon. Emmons County Redistricting Board votes change process for electing commissioners. Recycling proceeds to go toward Linton Grad Finale. More...

Linton Lions Club donates to EC Preschool

The Linton Lions Club recently made a donation to the Emmons County Preschool. More...

Columns

From the Heartland

Having to write this column in advance forces one to have to guess on the weather forecast rather than to rely heavily on science. It’s likely to be cold with a little snow in the coming week. More...

Everyday Extension

Protecting your debit account from fraudulent activity

“Are you in New York? Your debit card had over $1,800 in purchases yesterday from various locations in NewYork,” said the customer service representative in a phone call to my sister. More...

Back In Time

10 YEARS The KC’s of Strasburg donate $500 to the Strasburg School Memorial Scholarship Fund. Cattle producers will meet Jan. 9 at Wishek to discuss cost-sharing, nutrient management and waste management. 25 YEARS More...

Sports

Region 3 Standings

Girl’s Basketball Dec. 19, 2012

District 5 More...

EC Wildlife Club holds Big Buck/Doe Contest

The Emmons County Wildlife Club and the Happy Hour Bar of Linton co-sponsored the 2012 Big Buck/Doe Contest. Participants needed to pre-register before noon on opening day (Nov. More...

Bayside Oahe Resort holds Deer Antler Scoring Contest

The 2012 Big Buck Contest sponsored by Bayside Oahe Resort and the Emmons County Wildlife Club awarded $750 in cash prizes to four winners, and many door prizes were drawn for those who signed up for the contest and attended. More...

Clarke family moves to Westfield, appreciates the friendly people

Couldn’t find housing in western North Dakota

David and Tahnia Clarke are happy they found a home in a small community, a good school for their children to receive their education and a caring neighborhood in which to raise their family. More...

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Ag News

Good crop returns projected for ’13

Continued strong crop prices make projected returns to 2013 crop production very positive,despitea5to10percent increase in per-acre costs of production, according to Andy Swenson, North Dakota State University Extension Service farm management specia More...

NDSU offers updated Crop Compare Program for 2013

The North Dakota State University Extension Service has updated the Crop Compare program, which is a spreadsheet designed to compare cropping alternatives. More...

BeefTalk

A bucket of alfalfa cubes has value

The final cattle were ultrasounded for pregnancy at the Dickinson Research Extension Center. These were replacement heifers that still are on grass. The heifers have been foraging all summer and fall with the bulls turned in on Aug. 1. More...

Community News

Hull

Jim and Curt Hollaar went to Platte, S.D., last Friday and Saturday to visit Elizabeth Dornbush, Jim’s mother-inlaw and Curt’s grandmother, at the Platte Care Center. More...

Kintyre

Christmas Holiday guests at the Ed and Sharon Jutila home were, Beth and Jason Ufferman and Amber Jutila, Birchwood, Wis., Nathan, Angela and Emma Jutila of Lakota. More...

Westfield

Sincere sympathy is extended to the Peterson, Hanson and Moser families, relatives and friends. More...

Churches

Celebrations of Faith

HOPE REFORMED CHURCHWestfield, N.D.Sunday 10:00 a.m.—Sunday School11:00 a.m.—Worship Service CHRISTIAN REFORMEDCHURCHHull, N.D.Sunday More...

Obituaries

Roger G. Hanson, 70, of Pollock, S.D.

Roger G. Hanson, 70, of Pollock, S.D., died Friday, Dec. 21, 2012. Roger was born Aug. 16, 1942, in Mobridge, S.D., to Clemmet and Lydia (Kost)Hanson. He attended school in Pollock and graduated from Pollock High School in 1960. More...

Rienhold Moser, 79, of Pollock, S.D.

Rienhold Moser, 79, of Pollock, S.D., died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, in the Linton Hospital. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Pollock Memorial Presbyterian Church, Pollock. More...

Douglas Wayne Peterson, 39, of Pollock, S.D.

Douglas Wayne Peterson, 39, of Pollock, S.D., died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, in the Linton Hospital. Douglas was born on Dec. 2, 1973, in Linton the son of Donald and Mary (Vander Vorste) Peterson. More...