March 7, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

Death attributed

Clifford Werre, 76, of Kintyre died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound on the morning of Feb. 23, 2013, in his vehicle on a vacant farmstead about six miles south of Kintyre. More...

College Goal Sunday is March 17, Linton

Working through the mound of paperwork it takes to get to college can be confusing. Many people find the FAFSAform which is required to apply for financial aid to be challenging. More...

Help available for users of smoke-less tobacco

Emphasizing the fact that spit tobacco is not a safe alternative to smoking, the North Dakota Department of Health’s (NDDoH) Tobacco Prevention and Control Program encourages spittobacco users to get help with quitting. More...

Tri-County Tourism Alliance discusses new website

The Tri-County Tourism Alliance held their monthly meeting at Webo’s Restaurant in Linton on Feb. 22. More...

NDSU donates Germans from Russia books to boost Harry L. Petrie Library in Linton

When Carla Frison, the Harry L. Petrie Library’s Librarian, expressed the need for more books to Acacia Stuckle, Emmons County Extension Agent, she knew exactly who to contact for help. More...

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...

Semi, car collision results in injury to Strasburg driver

A semi and a car collided at the intersection of Third St. S. and U.S. Highway 83 in Strasburg at 11:30 a.m. on Feb. 23, and the driver of the car was taken by Emmons County ALS Ambulance to the Linton Hospital. More...

Campbell Co. housing study analyzes data and presents various recommendations

(Editor’s note: This story is reprinted from the Prairie Pioneer.) The results and recommendations from a housing study commissioned by the Campbell County Economic Development Corporation were presented at a series of meetings throughout the c More...

Snowbirds gather in Mesa, Ariz.

The annual Emmons County event was held at Fat Willy’s Restaurant in Mesa, Ariz., on Sat, Feb. 16, 2013. It was a great success with 125 guests attending. More...

Strasburg science students advance to region

The Strasburg School Science Fair was held Friday, Feb. 22. A total of 29 students received purple or blue ribbons and advanced to the Regional Science Fair on March 13 in Mandan. More...

State Commissioners press FCC on rural telephone call completion

North Dakota Public Service Commissioners Brian Kalk, Randy Christmann and Julie Fedorchak have called on the Federal Communications Commission to take immediate action against telecommunications providers who may be hampering telephoneserviceinrural More...