December 3, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Alcoholic beverage fees discussed

2015 applications approved for bars

GRAFTON - The ways and means committee ( WMC) met Monday at 5:30 p.m. in the city hall council chambers for their regular meeting. In attendance were GregYoung, Connie Johnson, Nick Ziegelmann, Mary Stark, Don Hutson and Dave Fellman.  More...

Special Sections

Community

A purpose for everything. . . and a repurpose

Junk 4 Joy owners turn something old into something new

For everything there is a purpose and for Teresa Gire and Paula Otto. . . a repurpose.  More...

Bosch, Shoults to exchange marriage vows in Mandan

Samantha Bosch and Colton Shoults, together with their parents, Tim and Carol Bosch and Paul and Lisa Shoults, all of Bismarck, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.  More...

Darla Lee, Donald Timian married in farm setting

Darla Lorraine Lee and Donald James Timian were married June 20, 2014, at the farm of the bride’s parents in rural Adams. More...

Obituaries

Dennis Schiebe

Virginia, Minnesota

Dennis Schiebe, 60, Virginia, Minnesota, died at his home on Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, after a two-year battle with colon cancer.  Services will be held Sunday, Dec. 7, at 2 p.m., at Gethsemane Evangelical Lutheran Church in Virginia. More...

Bernice Houser

Park River

Bernice Houser, 90, Park River, died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, at the Park River Good Samaritan Center.  Services will be held Friday, Dec. 5, at 10:30 a.m., at St. More...

Lila Uggerud

Grafton

Lila Uggerud, age 87, of Grafton and formerly of Drayton, passed away Monday, Dec. 1, 2014, at Unity Medical Center of Grafton.  More...

School

Spreading holiday happiness

Central Student Council members complete food drive

The Grafton Central Middle School Student Council conducted their annual food drive for the Walsh County Food Pantry the week of Nov. 17-20, with a contest held for the grade that collected the largest number of items.  More...

Honor Roll

GRAFTON  Honor Roll  Seniors: Dylan Boura, Noah Carlson, Lucy El Sarraf, Zakar i Hernandez, Cody Kingsbury, Bethany Larson, Mikaila Livingood, Melanie Mar t inez, Aust in Mer tz, Rachel Monsebroten, Heather Nordstrom, Jess Suda and Charles More...

School Calendar

Friday, Dec. 5   Minto junior high Christmas party, 7-10 p.m.  Monday, Dec. More...

Religion

The true 'Twelve Days of Christmas'

Publisher's note: This story first appeared in the Record on Dec. 29, 2010. Information compiled by Sue Matcha.   More...

Spreading the ‘Good News’ of sound financial planning

Money management has common cause with theological giving guidance

These days, if you want the kind of prosperity, peace and hope in your life for which the Bible is a guide, you need sound financial advice, according to “Money Minister” C. More...

WAKE UP TO CHRISTMAS

Jean Ann Jiskra, Grafton, took advantage of Black Friday sales at Shopko in Grafton. Shopko opened at 5 a.m. for early holiday sales. More...

Water way solutions

Landowners attend meeting to voice concerns

COUNTY- The Walsh County Commission ( WCC) met for their regular monthly meeting on Monday at the courthouse. In attendance were Luther Meberg, Karen Anderson, Kris Molde, Ernie Barta, Jack Karas and Lawrence Burianek.  More...

Living the dream

GRAFTON - The Walsh County Record is pleased to announce the addition of Chelsea Lunski to their team of reporters. Lunski will be writing sports and some feature stories.  More...

News

‘GraftonARTS’ committee formed

School board asks for fundraising help

The Grafton School Board was faced with the difficult decision last spring of having to trim certain amenities from the middle school building project’s guaranteed maximum price budget. More...

Santa, please

Bailey Gosselin, daughter of D.J. and Tiffany Gosselin of Grafton, has a conversation with Santa Claus regarding her Christmas wish list last Saturday at Grafton Floral’s open house. More...

County Court Report

OCTOBER 2014 DISPOSITIONS

Robert Allen Thomson, Park River, drove or in actual physical control of motor vehicle. Defendant shall pay $750 in fees. More...

Happenings

Farm bill informational meetings to be held

The Walsh County FSA, NRCS and NDSU Extension Walsh County will host informational meetings regarding the 2014 Farm Bill in three different cities.  The first of the three meetings will be held Monday, Dec. More...

Delores Dalmatian coming to December's story hour

Delores Dalmatian is back, reading dog stories at Pembina County Story Hour for December. She’ll tell about “Zoomeer’s Out of this World Christmas,” “Art Dog” and “Super Dog, Heart of a Hero.”  More...

Choice Financial seeks help to ‘Swipe Out Hunger’

Choice Financial customers and community members are asked to help Choice Financial Swipe Out Hunger!  More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Too good to be true

In the new world of educational conveniences that simply seem too good to be true, the reality may not be good at all. Crafty third-party motives may be disguised behind technological advances in the fast new curriculum delivery systems.  More...

Turning back the clock

60 years   The American Piano Trio appeared in Grafton at the high school auditorium. Each of these three artists were wellknown in the music world.  More...

Sports

Spoilers rally late for win

Grafton-Park River picks up first EDC victory

Grafton 4 Fargo North 2   More...

Raiders conquer Lady Spoilers

Grafton girls lose season opener

L-E 59 Grafton 28   The Grafton Spoilers girls basketball team opened the season with a 59-28 loss on Tuesday when they traveled to Edmore to play the Lakota-Edmore (L-E) Raiders.  More...

Grafton flies over Blue Jays

Goalie picks up first varsity win

The Graf ton Spoi ler s opened the 2014 hockey season with a 2-1 win over the Jamestown Blue Jays on Nov. 25 at John L. Wilson Arena.  Ethan Peterson, a sophomore, picked up his first varsity win in the net with 33 saves. More...