August 9, 2017 RSS feed / News

Drain 90 swims up financial stream

Petitioners need more money for vote

Walsh CountyWater Resource District held an informational meeting regarding Drain 90 in the Farmers Room at the county courthouse Tuesday.  Around 30 landowners gathered to hear their options to move forward with a plan that has been in the work More...

Chyle sentenced to 15 years relating to Mecham death

Park River man admits selling furanyl fentanyl

In a press release dated Aug. 1, U.S. Attorney Christopher C. Myers announced Zachary David Chyle, age 26, from Park River was sentenced before U.S. District Judge Ralph R. More...

Playing in the dirt

Though drought conditions here in the valley are not as dire as western North Dakota, it’s still plain to see that we are drier than we’d like. More...

Motorists to use caution, share the road with farm equipment during harvest

Harvest season is underway throughout the state and North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) is urging motorists to use caution as large farm equipment is out on roadways this time of year.  More...

Overlay delay

Highway construction crews are working Tuesday between Grafton and Park River on Highway 17 to fill in cracks with an overlay of oil and rocks. Travelers are encouraged to allow extra time maneuvering between the two cities.   More...

Health notes

Breastfeeding – every ounce counts!   Did you know that the Academy of Pediatrics recommends babies be exclusively breastfed for the first six months of life? More...

Cash for kids

Grafton Police Sergeant Stephan Stark, left, accepts a $500 check from Tara Larson, Grafton Shopko store manager on behalf of Shopko Foundation’s Community Charitable Grant program. The funds will be used for local bike safety programs.   More...

City Court Report

JUNE 2017 DISPOSITIONS  Jacob Lyle Hanson, Grafton, DUI with alcohol count of at least .08 and/ or refusal. Defendant shall pay $750 in fines and fees. More...