2013-04-18 / Columns

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10 YEARS

Red flag for Emmons County area; extreme dry conditions, fires flare. Linton School Board launched the new breakfast program April 7.

25 YEARS

Dry conditions are a concern for Emmons County farmers. Linton’s municipal landfill to close. Game & Fish Dept. stock N.D. lakes with Oahe walleyes.

50 YEARS

Burglars enter three businesses at Linton; F.U. Elevator; GTA, Dockter’s Jack & Jill Store and Fettig Garage building; gain little loot. Strasburg Post Office to move to new location this spring. Super Valu: Slab bacon lb. 39ยข; Stokley’s catsup 5/$1.00; Luncheon meat 3 lb. tin $1.19.

75 YEARS

Moisture below normal; high winds have kept soil on the move. Missouri River is down to low level record. Emmons County marble tourney is scheduled and expects a lot of entries.

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