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March 13, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

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Community

Parks and Rec presents 'Skating In The USA'

Event set for this weekend at Centennial Center

Grafton Parks and Recreation (GPR)' 31st annual ice show will be skating through town once again on Saturday, March 16, at 5 p.m. and again on Sunday, March 17, at 2 p.m.  More...

Sunny news from Sunset

Monday morning fitness club started the week. At Money Monday Bingo we counted up our wins - with the stakes doubled on Mondays it adds up fast. In the evening we played Yahtzee with the dice hot. Mary took home the trophy with a score of 358. More...

Birthdays

Send name, city of residence and date of birthday to The Walsh County Record, 402 Hill Ave., Grafton, ND 58237 or e-mail them to brittany@wcrecord.com. Please, no phone calls. Deadline is Monday noon. More...

Obituaries

Marjorie Hodny

Grafton

Marjorie M. Hodny, age 83 of Grafton, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019, at North Memorial Hospital, Robbinsdale, Minnesota, with her daughters and family at her side.  More...

Barbara Donelan

Mineola, New York

Barbara Joan (Fitterer) Donelan, formerly of Minto, passed away Monday, March 4, 2019, in Mineola, New York.  More...

Gary Gerszewski

Grand Forks

Gary Gerszewski, 61, Grand Forks, passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks.  More...

School

Family Game Night

At Grafton Century Elementary

Families and students gathered at Century Elementary on Tuesday, March 11, for family team games, board games and supper. More...

Rockets keep rolling on speech season

The Minto Rockets speech team competed at the Grand Forks Classic on Saturday, March 2. Aubree Lizakowski and Madi Jo Altendorf competed in inform while Altendorf and Megan Hefta teamed up as a humorous duo. Heide Lane competed in poetry.  More...

Spoiler Scoop

English Language Learner program   The English Language Learner (ELL) program at Grafton Public Schools teaches about 80 students whose first language is not English. More...

Religion

'You will never be left alone'

Women in ministry

Editor’s note: Women in ministry is a series exploring a growing number of Walsh County parishes led by women. This week’s woman in ministry is a question-andanswer session with Pastor Jodi Myrvik from High Plains Ministry. More...

From the Pastor’s Desk

Why is it important that Jesus died? The nature of eternal punishment   Editor’s note: This is part one of a series based on a paper written by Pastor Tim Carlson. More...

Grafton school runs efficient budget

District ranks 14 in enrollment, 17 in valuation

GRAFTON—Superintendent Darren Albrecht began Monday’s school board meeting by discussing expenditures as they related to the district’s revenues. More...

Mexican restaurant, bar to open July

City continues to subsidize golfers

GRAFTON—Grafton will be the home of a new Mexican restaurant sometime this summer in the former Country Smokehouse location at 115 5th Street West.  The city council on Monday approved an on-and off-sale liquor and beer license for Mark Pe More...

News

Tagged

That didn’t take long. The new railroad bridge recently installed for the diversion north of Grafton just off the water plant road (Walsh County Road No. More...

April, May trial set for Lien

Minto man out on bond

Jared Lien, 25, of Minto waived his preliminary hearing Monday, Feb. More...

Minot man pleads guilty to vehicle theft

Anderson served 134 days, placed on probation

A stolen vehicle case in Northeast District Court came to rest Thursday, March 14, when defendant Rick Vidal Anderson plead guilty to car theft pursuant to a plea agreement.  Anderson, 27, of Minot plead guilty to stealing a white 2016 Land Rove More...

Happenings

Benefit for 'Beaver'

A spaghetti supper, bake sale and silent auction benefit will be held Thursday, April 11, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Minto Community Center. More...

Fish fries at St. John's

Knights of Columbus Council #3918 will hold a number of fish fries over the Lenten season, one of which will be Friday, March 15, from 5 to 7 p.m. at St. John's Catholic Church Parish Center in Grafton.  More...

Polish National Alliance Food Festival

The 14th annual Polish National Alliance Polish Food Festival is Saturday, March 30, from 2 to 6 p.m. at Minto Community Center.  Entertainment begins at 2:30 p.m. and a polish store and silent auction will be available. More...

Opinion

Have we forgotten 9/11?

RECORD EDITORIAL

President Trump is determined to develop a new world order. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Turning back the clock

60 years  Students of St. More...

Sports

Spoilers defeat Thunder, finish third in Region 2

Stevan Garza leads with 18 points

The Grafton Spoilers boys basketball team wrapped up 2018-19 with a 51-41 victory over Hatton-Northwood (H-NW) for third place in the region basketball tournament at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center last Thursday.  More...

Local athletes continue careers at Mayville State

Skjordal one of three named winter Scholar-Athlete

The Mayville State University (MSU) women’s basketball team finished their season Feb. 24 with a tough 63-59 loss to Bellevue, Nebraska in the North Star Athletic Association Championship game.  More...

BUMP, SET, SPIKE!

LEFT: Members of a Drayton-Valley- Edinburg Titans team celebrate a lead taken in a non-sanctioned volleyball tourney in Grafton last Saturday hosted by the Grafton Attack Volleyball Club. More...