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Having a holly, jolly Christmas at Sunset

One of Santa's elves, Judy Kilmer, passes out presents to residents at the Lutheran Sunset Home Christmas party. More...

Dabble with Dell

From now until New Years, party after party is held, celebrating 2019. With school recessed for the holidays kids can stay up later at night and have a party. Dips of all kinds are served for chips, vegetables, shrimp, etc. More...

New Arrivals

Hadley Gairyn Schild, daughter of Jeff and Megan (McCarty) Schild of Bismarck, was born Aug. 24, 2018. At birth she weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces, and measured 20 inches. More...

Obituaries

Richard Wilhelmi

Blue Earth, Minnesota

Richard “Dick” Rudolph Wilhelmi, age 80, of Blue Earth, Minnesota, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Dec. More...

Joseph Dusek

Grafton

Joseph L. Dusek, age 85 of Grafton, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018, at Hearthstone at Woodside Village in Grand Forks.  More...

Geraldine Stark

Grafton

Geraldine L. Stark, age 90 of Grafton, passed away Friday, Dec. 21, 2018, at Lutheran Sunset Home of Grafton. More...

Sports

Top Recaps of 2018

LEFT: Grafton's Marcus Niemann dribbles away from Hillsboro- Central Valley's Carson Henningsgard during the Region 2 boys championship game where the Spoilers finished in second place after a narrow More...

Grafton overpowers M-M in second half

Spoilers victorious in home opener

The Grafton Spoilers boys basketball team faced off against the Midway- MMMMMM( i n t o  M - M ) MustangsM in a region game last Thursday.   More...

Spoilers continue winning streak

Loss brings Lady Mustangs season record to 6-2

The Grafton Spoilers hosted a Super Region 2 girls basketball game against the Midway- Minto (M-M) Mustangs last Thursday and gained an early lead in a foul-heavy first quarter. More...

Legislators meet with commission

Session to begin Jan. 3

COUNTY—Legislators from District 19 and District 10 were present Tuesday, Jan. 18, in Walsh County Commission chambers to discuss with the commission and county department heads issues that are important to the county. More...

Knife River awarded 12B bid

Commission discusses load increases

COUNTY—Walsh County Commission listened intently on Tuesday, Dec. 18 to a North Dakota Department of Transportation plan to implement load increases on specific roadways throughout the state. More...

News

Walsh County Commission enters executive session

County faces possible litigation

The Walsh County Commission Tuesday, Dec. More...

Multiple blood drives in Grafton

Life Skills and Transition Center’s blood drive brings in 30 volunteers   Life Skills and Transition Center Wellness Committee hosted a blood drive withVitalant, formerly United Blood Services, on Dec. More...

County Court Report

NOVEMBER 2018 DISPOSITIONS  More...

Happenings

Public skating on New Years Eve

Don’t be bored over winter break. The Centennial Center is open for public skating Monday, Dec. 31, from 1 to 3 p.m. Cost is $2 per person to skate. Skates rent for $2 if anyone needs a pair.   More...

Drayton Park Board Fundraiser

It’s always fun to eat out but eating out for a good cause is even better. Drayton Park Board is hosting a fundraiser at the Crooked Pint in Grand Forks on Monday, Jan 7, from 5 to 10 p.m.  More...

WFL Kosobud Lodge 106 meeting, potluck

WFL Kosobud Lodge 106 will meet on Sunday, Jan. 6, at Lankin Senior Center. A potluck meal will be served at 12:45 p.m. With the meeting to follow at 1:30 p.m. Final reports of 2018 will be shared before sending to Cedar Rapids office.   More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Helping others in time of need

RECORD EDITORIAL

This editorial is not to point out how a good person stumbled or the doers of good deeds could have done them better, but how we as a community can make a difference and help make a good thrift store better.  More...

Turning back the clock

60 years  Grafton purchased a civil defense rescue truck. It was stationed with firefighting equipment to be available if there was ever an emergency. The trucked was loaded with equipment that is commonly used in emergencies.  More...

School

Whiz kid

Kern, 13, solves Rubik's cube in under 10 seconds

When 13-year-old Jack Kernern and his dad, Joe, went to a Rubik’s Cube competition recently, Joe called his wife and told her, “We have found Jack’ s people.”The seventh-grader is a bit off a prodigy when it co More...

Religion

Standing the Test of Time

Sanctuary noted for beautiful design

St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church is a beautiful structure, inside and out, and architects throughout the state agreed. More...

From the Pastor’s Desk

Sin. The reason for the season  More...