May 24, 2017 RSS feed / News

Minto man pleads guilty in GSI case

Flaten to serve four years in jail

Minto resident Andrew James Lee Flaten, age 26, appeared in Walsh County District Court last Thursday for his pretrial conference on charges of attempted gross sexual imposition, a Class B felony along with burglary and simple assault, a Class B felo More...

What's crackin'

Four bright blue robin eggs lay in a freshly made nest safely placed in a flowering crab tree on Cherry Street in Grafton. A female robin usually lays one small blue egg each day to a total of three to five eggs. More...

Health notes

You can choose to swim healthy!  Before you get in the pool – check the pool!  Well maintained pools are less likely to spread germs. More...

Newspaper reader opinion wanted

A research project from the University of North Dakota is looking for information and opinions from readers of North Dakota county newspapers. More...

Seniors give back

Grafton seniors Faya El-Sarraf, left, and Britney Christinson pick-up garbage along Highway 81 as part of senior clean-up for Grafton's Arbor Day celebration that was held on May 17. More...

Hours for hauling anhydrous ammonia fertilizer waived

Gov. Doug Burgum signed an emergency executive order granting a waiver of hours of service for drivers of commercial vehicles transporting anhydrous ammonia fertilizer.  More...

County Court Report

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Lost in the season

This turkey seems lost in the season as it walks through the Kensington Addition in Park River Monday morning. Typically turkeys are more noticed more in the fall and winter looking for food.   More...

City Court Report

APRIL 2017 FORFEITURES  Care required, $30: Caden Ostlie, Grafton.  Tinted windows, $20: Cassidey Burnett, Forest River; Matthew Rodriguez, Grafton.  More...

Construction begins May 30 on several bridges over I-29

Construction will begin May 30 on several overhead bridges along I-29 near Grand Forks.  The bridges under construction include:   University Avenue Bridge over I-29 in Grand Forks at exit 140   Manvel Interchange Bridge over I-29 at More...

County Court Report

MARCH 2017 FORFEITURES  More...

Flood disaster declared for 10 counties

Gov. Doug Burgum signed an executive order declaring a flood disaster for 10 counties and the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indian Reservation in response to spring flooding across portions of northern North Dakota.  More...