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Tornado siren test is set today

Tornado sirens will be tested Wed., May 1, at 11:15 a.m. as part of Severe Summer Weather Awareness Week. More...

Voices for Lake Oahe Annual Membership Fun Night

The Voices for Lake Oahe (VFLO) held its annual Membership Banquet and Fun Night on April 27, at the Linton Knights of Columbus Hall. More...

VFLO Raffle winners announced

Winners in the Annual Voices for Lake Oahe Raffle were announced during the VFLO Annual Membership Fun Night on April 27. The winners were: • DPMS AR-15 Panther Sportical 223 cal. rifle—Greg Moch, Mandan. • Remington 870 Express Mag. More...

Columns

From the Heartland

After an outbreak of spring last Thursday and warm weather over the weekend, the forecast is for a little cooler, but still very nice, weather this week. Highs should be between 55 and 65 degrees and lows between 27 and 38 degrees. More...

Garden Thyme

Never say, “Spring is here!” Ever. Mother Nature will find a way to make a fool out of you. I should have takenAristotle’s advice: One swallow does not make spring, nor does one fine day. Lesson learned. More...

Everyday Extension

Eggs are a great source of protein

Did you know that eggs contain natural chemicals that are good for your eyes because of their lutein content? This natural colorant may reduce our risk for age-related macular degeneration, a leading cause of blindness. More...

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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 Service7:30 p.m.—Worship Service More...

Student signs seat belt pledge, wins big teddy bear

When Lisa Edholm- Moch, R.N., Staff Nurse with Emmons County Public Health, visited with Strasburg’s kindergarten and first grade students about buckling up, they thought they would never win the big prize. More...

UND phys. assistant student completing his clinical rotation

At Linton Hospital and Clinics

As a paramedic in the inner city of Kansas City, Mo., he witnessed and experienced the tragedies of shootings, stabbings, burning buildings and trauma accidents. “It was an eye-opening experience,” Morris Duffy said. More...

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Weather Report

Reported using a Davis Vantage Vue Weather Center in Linton

Date 2013 Low High Prec. Apr 22 13 33 Apr 23 15 46 Apr 24 23 41 Apr 25 23 62 Apr 26 29 7 More...

Community News

Hull

On Wednesday afternoon, the Good News Club of the Strasburg Public School which consists of 27 children, gave a program at the Strasburg Care Center. More...

Hague

Wilbert and Karen Keller were invited to a birthday supper for Jennifer Keller, daughter of Brenden and Lynette of Strasburg, on Saturday. On Sunday evening Karen attended the music recital for Kellie Wikenheiser’s students at Sts. More...

Braddock

Congratulations to Kayelin Mock, daughter of Dan and Diane Mock, who made her First Holy Communion on Saturday, April 13. We had a very pleasant surprise on Tuesday morning when Bobby and Shirley Schuette stopped in for coffee and a visit. More...

Sports

Linton-HMB takes part in Sakakawea Classic Meet

The Linton-HMB Boys and Girls Track teams saws their first action of the season in the Sakakawea Country Classic Meet in Hazen on April 27. More...

Record Sports Time Capsule

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Strasburg’s Bubach qualifies for state during Lisbon Meet

Strasburg’s Courtney Bubach placed in four individual events during the Glen Moore Track Meet in Lisbon on April 26. Bubach, a sophomore, accounted for all 26 of the Lady Clipper’s points in the Girls’ Division. More...

Obituaries

William L. ‘Bill’ Guy, 93, of Fargo

Former North Dakota Governor, William L. “Bill” Guy, 93, of Fargo, died of Alzheimer’s disease, on Friday, April 26, 2013, at Eventide at Sheyenne Crossings, West Fargo. More...

Dorothy Ryckman, 88, formerly of Pollock, S.D.

Dorothy Phoebe Ryckman, 88, formerly of Pollock, S.D., died Wednesday, April 24, 2013, in the Strasburg Care Center. Dorothy was born on Aug. 28, 1924, in Linton, the daughter of Alfred J. and Rose (Clark) Becker. More...

Melvin Fortner, 69, of Hazelton

Melvin Fortner, 69, Hazelton, died Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Sanford Health, Bismarck. Visitation will be from noon until 9 p.m. Wednesday at Myers Funeral Home, Linton, where a prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. More...