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Winter memories photos are displayed at the Harry L. Petrie Public Library

In 1908, a newspaperman described North Dakota as “nine months of cold weather and three months of bad sleighing.” For many years, residents have embraced winter, filling the cold days with outdoor activities such as sledding, snowmobilin More...

Linton School will implement ‘Code Red’ plan

During its regular meeting on Jan. 21, the Linton School Board discussed plans for a school lockdown, or Code Red, in case of an emergency. More...

Linton hosts Invitational Speech Meet

The Linton Invitational Speech Meet was held on Saturday, January 19, in the Linton High and Middle Schools. This year’s event consisted of 14 Class A and Class B schools, making each of the 14 events statequalifying. More...

Columns

Good News

I find it interesting; the different responses people have to winter, especially since we live in North Dakota. Some folks dread it—the cold, the snow and ice, the hazardous driving conditions and bitter winds. More...

From the Heartland

The weather will provide quite a contrast this week with highs between -7 and 31 degrees and lows ranging from -21 to 20 degrees. As of the Sunday night 10-day forecast, snow was not mentioned. More...

Making Medicare Make Sense

Answers to some of the most commonly asked questions

Q: What are the actual changes to Medicare in 2013? There’s been a lot of talk, but I want facts, and I’m confused about my benefits. More...

Sports

L-HMB tops Central Prairie

Linton-HMB improved to 4-1 in District 6 with a 56-28 victory over Central Prairie (Gackle-Streeter/ Medina-Cleveland) in Linton on Jan. 25. More...

Lady Clippers sail to easy victory over Edgeley-Kulm

Courtney Bubach and Brittany Moser combined for 34 points and the Strasburg-Zeeland Lady Clippers rolled to a 53-27 victory over Edgeley-Kulm in Strasburg on Jan. 21. More...

Region I Dual Tourney will be held Saturday, in Oakes

The 2013 Region I Wrestling Dual Tournament will be held on Saturday, Feb. 2, at the Oakes High School Gymnasium. More...

JD’s Deli and More opens, Linton

Delores (Dee) Ohlhauser will be doing what she loves to do best—cooking. Her daughter, June Alderin, will be living out a dream she has had since high school— managing her own restaurant business. More...

The Record’s Ag Report

January 28, 2013 With farm program loan dollars increasing $42,000,000 over what was budgeted for 2012, the Bank of North Dakota (BND) plans to review the dollar limitations for future funding. More...

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Ag News

Farm/ranch transition planning classes set

The North Dakota State University Extension Service is hosting a farm and ranch transition planning workshop at five locations Feb. 7, 14 and 21. More...

Legislative updates given at Farm Bureau forum held in Linton

About 60 people attended the Emmons County Farm Bureau Legislative Forum held at the Linton Community Center last Friday evening. More...

Community News

Strasburg Care Center

Visiting Dorothy Ryckman were Dan, Sandy, and Mason Ryckman and Russell and Elaine Ryckman. Rose Wald visits with Martin Wald on a regular basis. Also stopping in was Regina Senger. More...

Strasburg

Although today was a cloudy day, it’s been nice to have temperatures in the 20s above zero now rather than temps below zero like we had last week. More...

Westfield

On Thursday, Jan. 17, Eldon and Twylah Hollaar accompanied John and Harriet Haak to Bismarck. Eldon and John had clinic appointments and both had good reports. Judy Van Beek joined the above for supper at Applebee’s. More...

Letters

Readers Write

Dear Editor: I enjoy the Record very much. 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

Eugene Nolz, 90, of Zeeland

Eugene Nolz, 90, of Zeeland died Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at the Linton Hospital. Eugene was born April 22, 1922, on a farm south of Zeeland the son of Andrew and Anna (Feist) Nolz. He attended school in Zeeland. Eugene was the oldest of 11 children. More...

Francis (Frank) Bernhardt, 71, of Fargo

Francis (Frank) Bernhardt, 71, of Fargo died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, at Fargo. Francis was born on Sept. 6, 1941, to parents Eugene and Maggie Bernhardt. More...

Jessie E. Buck, 99, formerly of Linton

Jessie E. Buck, 99, formerly of Linton, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, in a Bismarck Care Center. Visitation will be on Thursday from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Myers Funeral Home and from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the church. More...