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NDDOT and Bismarck family launch new driving campaign

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) recently worked in partnership with Arlene and Tom Deutscher of Bismarck to bring awareness to the deadly consequences of drinking and driving. More...

Sheriff’s Office handles burglaries, drug cases and vandalism in county

On Jan. 20, the Emmons County Sheriff’s Office took a report that Hager’s Bar in Braddock had been burglarized. Forced entry was gained through the bar’s front door. More...

Strasburg Care Center purchases new transport van for residents

Strasburg Care Center (SCC) Administrator Brian Schumacher said the 11-yearold transport van was not reliable enough for the longer trips they make for their residents. More...

Community News

Menus

Linton Public School March 7—March 13 Thursday, March 7—Italian dunkers, cheesy bread, peas, pineapple tidbits March 8—No School Monday, March 11—Pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage link, Mandarin oranges More...

Hague

Eraine and Karla came home last week to take care of business and visited with his mother, Victoria Schumacher. Bill and Sally Gereszek came to Hague to visit with Leroy and Helen Fischer and Erv Nold. More...

Zeeland

Bethany Feist was home for three days last week just helping out at home at the Jim Feists.Amanda and Jaden Roehrich and family were also home last weekend for a visit. More...

Letters

Readers Write

Dear Editor: I am glad to get the Record on Wednesday. I’ll be 90 years old in March so have read it a long time. Keep up the good paper. Helen BraunagelBismarck, N.D. More...

Calendar

Special Events

LINTON SENIOR CITIZENS • Card playing every Monday & Thursday at 7 p.m. • Tuesday, singing at 2 p.m. • Wednesday, Bingo at 1:30 p.m. STRAS. SENIOR CITIZENS • Every 1st Monday 1:30 p.m.—Bingo • Every 4th Tuesday 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

John Weisz, 76, of Hazelton

JohnWeisz, 76, of Hazelton died Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, at Missouri Slope Lutheran Care Center, Bismarck.John was born Feb. 7, 1937, in Linton, the son of Walter and Lydia (Munsch) Weisz. He attended Burr Oak School through the eighth grade. More...

Felix J. Bernhardt, 96, formerly of Linton

Felix J. Bernhardt, 96, formerly of Linton, died Saturday March, 2, 2013, in a Bismarck Care Center. Felix was born Sept. 9, 1916, southeast of Linton, the son of Joseph and Barbara (Schiele) Bernhardt. He attended country school. More...

Angelus ‘Joe’ Jochim, 80, of Bismarck

Angelus “Joe” Jochim, 80, Bismarck, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, in a Bismarck care center. Joe was bornAug. 13, 1932, to George andAnna (Kramer) Jochim in Strasburg. He was raised and educated in Strasburg. Joe joined the U.S. More...

www.ecrecord.com is up and running to bring news, ads

The Emmons County Record has launched its new website, according to Publisher Leah Burke. Address for the site is www.ecrecord.com. More...

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Ag News

Ag land values set for 2013 tax year

Agricultural land in Emmons County will increase 13 percent for the 2013 tax assessment. Upon a recommendation by Ann Bernhardt, tax director, the Emmons County Commissioners chose a lower increase than the 15 percent calculated by the state. More...

Agricultural agencies sponsor winter cropland meeting for producers

Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) District Conservationist Jennifer Hegge welcomed producers to the 2013 Winter Cropland Meeting at the Emmons County Courthouse in Linton on Thurs., Feb. 21. More...

De-Icing salt can harm tree, landscape plants

Each winter, millions of tons of de-icing salt are applied to state and municipal roads to keep them safe for vehicles to travel. Salt is spread near houses to avoid pedestrian injuries. More...

Columns

From the Heartland

Normal March weather is in the forecast with highs ranging from 31 to 40 degrees and lows from 19 to 28 degrees. We had a snowy start this week, but no precipitation is mentioned for the coming week. Avalanche insurance More...

Everyday Extension

Reading to your children

Pat a cake, pat a cakeBaker’s man!Bake me a cakeas fast as you can.Pat it, and prick it,and mark it with a B. More...

North Dakota Senate Report

The legislature had a two-day recess at the beginning of this week to get the systems recharged for the next set of bill hearings. We are currently $800 million over budget on our spending bills. More...

Sports

Senior Athlete of the Year

2013 District 6 Senior Athlete of the Year Michael Jacobson (23) of South Border, Region 3 Tournament Manager Jim Roaldson, and 2013 District 5 Senior Athlete of the Year Jared Meiklejohn (3) of LaMo More...

Region 3 Coach of the Year

Strasburg-Zeeland Head Coach Brent Kleinsasser (left) was selected as the 2013 Region 3 Boys’ Basketball Coach of the Year. More...

Linton-HMB downs Strasburg-Zeeland for third place in Region 3 Tournament

Linton-HMB salvaged third place in the Region 3 Tournament by downing Strasburg-Zeeland, 54-46, in Jamestown on Feb. 28. The Lions finished the season with an 18-6 record, while Strasburg-Zeeland ended the season with a 20-4 mark. More...