July 26, 2017 RSS feed / News

Grilling for youth sports

Country Smokehouse in Grafton held a fundraiser last Thursday with proceeds going toward youth sports in the area. A free-will donation gave attendees a plate full of Country Smokehouse pulled pork, smoked chicken, and smoked beans. More...

Unity Medical Center phone scam alert

Caller asking for credit card information

Monday an unidentified person contacted a member in the Grafton community and identified themselves as someone from Unity Medical Center (UMC). They then proceeded to ask for updated credit card information. More...

Spears accepts plea agreement

Endangerment of child charge dismissed

Alyssa Dalynne Spears, age 39, appeared in court Thursday for a change of plea hearing where her charges were reduced in a plea agreement presented by Walsh County State’s Attorney Barb Whelan.  More...

Donations for parks and rec

Skip Hjelmstad (right) and Paul Thompson (left) from Grafton Farmers Co-op Grain Co. presented Bill Dahl (second from right) and Matt Oppegard from Grafton Parks and Recreation with two $5,000 checks, one from Grafton Farmers Co-op Grain Co. More...

City Court Report

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County Court Report

JUNE 2017 FORFEITURES  Failed to have driver’s license in possession-Casey Clerence Bredeson, Frank Contreras Sr. More...

Spring flood damages top $300,000

President Trump declares federal relief

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced July 12 that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of North Dakota to supplement state, tribal, and local recovery efforts in areas affected by flooding from March 23 to More...

Kids helping kids

Children from Grafton set up a bake sale Thursday along Highway 17 as part of the Boys and Girls Missionary Challenge. Proceeds will benefit other kids in third world countries. More...

Dishner child porn case continued

Forensic report not completed

Steven Dishner, age 42, a resident of Park River, appeared in Walsh County District Court in Grafton Tuesday for his scheduled preliminary hearing and/or arraignment to face 15 counts of possession of certain materials prohibited, child pornography, More...

County Court Report

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Area farmers markets

After the 4:30 bell ring, shoppers were busy picking their produce out at the Grafton Farmers Market. The market is held every Tuesday from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. More...

Health notes

Healthy recipe from NDSU Extension   This nutritious and delicious recipe comes from the NDSU Extension website. Check out their site for more recipe ideas for the summer – https://www. ag.ndsu.edu/food/recipes. More...

Thrive Community Church block party Grafton style

Easton Moen was happy to be one of 78 children who received a free backpack at the block party hosted by Thrive Community Church on Saturday. More...