Lady Lions split SCC matches

Linton-HMB split a pair of South Central Conference matches last week to fall to 3-2 in the SCC. South Border 3 Linton-HMB 1 South Border dropped the opening set, but the Lady Mustangs won the final three sets to top Linton-HMB, 3-1, in Linton on Oct. 4. The Lady Mustangs improved to 18-8 overall and 4-1 in the SCC, while […]

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On Thursday afternoon, the Ladies Aid Society met with Marge Dykema leading the Bible study and she also gave a special number and Darlene Droog was hostess. On Saturday, Frances Nieuwsma accompanied Pastor Ed and Jean Langeliers of Beulah to Ellendale to celebrate Addie Langeliers’s first birthday. She is the daughter of Jon and Kate Langeliers of Ellendale. The party […]

WSU tests grape vines for impact from wildfire; research under way

(Editor’s note: This story and photo are reprinted with the permission of The Daily Sun, Sunnyside, Wash. Fred Burke is the son of Allan and Leah Burke, Linton.) Richland, Wash.—Wine grapes may appear fine after a harsh wildfire season. But if grapes have smoke taint, the finished wine may taste and smell awful – an unpleasant surprise for growers and […]

Linton High School students attend annual State FBLA Fall Conference

Three members of the Linton High School Chapter of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) attended the State FBLA Fall Leadership Conference, held Oct. 2 and 3, in Bismarck. LHS FBLA members who attended the conference were Cassidy Will (daughter of Jeremy and Holly Will), Mya Vetter (daughter of Andrew and Kristen Vetter) and Brooke Vander Laan (daughter of Chad […]


STRASBURG PUBLICSCHOOL REGULARBOARD MEETINGSTRASBURGNORTH DAKOTASeptember 14, 2016 The regular meeting of the Strasburg Public School Board was called to order by President Bernice Keller on September 14 at 7:00 p.m. Other members present were Robert Heidrich, Renee Ternes, Duane Hulm and Marvin Huber. Bryan Schumacher, Larry Kuss, Aaron Ternes, Robin Gabriel, Brian Grove and Eldon Pinke were present. (Supt. Tracy […]

Lions whip Central McLean; will host playoff game

Linton-HMB scored five unanswered touchdowns to start the game, and the Lions coasted to a 32-14 victory over Central McLean in Underwood on Oct. 7. Linton-HMB finished the regular season with a 5-3 record overall, and the Lions will be the third seed out of Region 3 in the Class B Playoffs, which begin this weekend. The Lions, who qualified […]

Selzler reminisces of the early annual church fairs at Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Strasburg

“Many of the women who started working with me in the early 1960s are no longer here,” Lillian Selzler said. “Some have moved away, some are in nursing homes and some have passed away.” Lillian is speaking of the St. Mary’s Society women who chaired Saints Peter and Paul’s Church Annual Church Fair. It took a lot of planning and […]

Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church of Strasburg holds annual church fair Oct. 2


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