July 9, 2014 RSS feed / News

Late night work

A construction crew removed the old canopy from the front of Hugo’s Family Supermarket after hours on June 18. More...

Valuation of residential property to increase in Walsh County

Assessed valuation of residential property will be going up in Walsh County. Walsh County Tax Equalization Director Mary Wild recommended those increases at Tuesday’s regular meeting of the Walsh County Commission.  More...

Social Security Q&A

Q: My husband and I each received our individual Social Security retirement, although his amount was more. I was age 64 when he died a year ago but decided to delay starting SSA survivors benefits as a widow to wait for a higher amount. More...

Goals set for 2014 Hunger Free ND Garden Project

Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring is asking gardeners across the state to plant an extra row of fruits and vegetables this year to help meet the needs of hungry North Dakotans.  More...

Around the County

Spray for Fusarium Head  Blight in wheat  More...

County 4-Hers participate in Consumer Choices event

Top scorers will compete at North Dakota State Fair July 22

Twenty-eight Walsh County youth, representing six area 4-H clubs, participated in the 2014 4-H Consumer Choices judging event held Thursday, June 26, in Park River. More...

Federal judges uphold firing of former Walsh County Deputy

Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals renders 2-1 decision in Nord case

In a decision dated June 26, 2014, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Walsh County Sheriff Lauren Wild was within his rights when he fired deputy Ron Nord following the 2010 general election for Walsh County Sheriff.  From 1991 until More...

Park River Fourth

From left, Ruby Horsley, stylishly sporting a John Deere cap and sunglasses, waves to the parade entries along with Madilyn Gauthier. More...

WMC accepts bid for library lighting

Kliniske announces retirement from force

The Ways and Means Committee ( WMC) of the Grafton City Council met for its monthly meeting Monday in the council chambers at city hall.  More...

County Court Report

JUNE 2014 FORFEITURES  Tobacco offense by a minor- Nicholas John Bellmore.  Failed to display current registration, plates, tabs-Mallori Jo Berger and Chad Ryan Jelinek.  More...

Extension Exchange

Feast your eyes on these foods  Pause and think:  Name a food that’s good for your eyes. Were you thinking of carrots? More...

Conway Columnist

Reservation parochialism is not the answer  President Barack Obama has come and gone.  While on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation south of Bismarck, he gave a message of encouragement to all of the residents in Indian Country.  More...

Park River

This vintage Chevrolet pickup, decked out in flags and red, white and blue trim was the entry from the St. Thomas Legion Club. More...

County youth attend 4-H Extension Youth Conference

Eleven 4-H youth delegates from Walsh County attended the 4-H ExtensionYouth Conference held June 16-19 at North Dakota State University in Fargo. More...

County Court Report

JUNE 2014 FORFEITURES   More...