2019-11-06 E-Edition

Edinburg oil spill is contained

Incident is considered one of North Dakota's top five largest

State officials pleased with response EDINBURG—By all accounts the oil spill that occurred last week northwest of Edinburg has been well managed by TC Energy of Calgary, Alberta. According to company spokesperson Robynn Tysver the spill has been contained, cleanup operations are currently on-going and will be for several months. The spill she said occurred at approximately 8:20 p.m. Tuesday, […]

Fire destroys three structures south of True North

Minto, Park River, St. Thomas provides mutual aid

GRAFTON— Three structures that were formerly used as potato warehouses burned down earlyWednesday morning. The structures were located directly behind True North and are owned by Donovan Schuster of Grand Forks. According to Grafton Fire Chief Brad Martinson, the fire department responded to the fire at 10:53 p.m. Sixteen members of the fire department were on scene for four hours. […]

Veterans Memorial marches forward

Committee continues to raise funds

COUNTY—The Walsh County Veterans Memorial Committee, charged with bringing a veterans memorial park to the grounds of Heritage Village in Grafton, is continuing to raise money for the project. “What we are running into is people are wondering what we are doing with the money we have received because there is no real progress to be seen at the site,” […]

Chamber readies to kick-off holiday season

Annual banquet set for Nov. 25

The deadline is fast approaching to nominate Grafton’s finest individuals and businesses for the Grafton Area Chamber of Commerce awards banquet. This annual event will again be held at the Frosty Fox on its traditional evening of the Monday (Nov. 25) before Thanksgiving. This year’s event kicks off with a reception at 6 p.m. (cash bar) with the dinner and […]


Annual Hunter’s Breakfast in Adams

The Adams Men’s Club will be having their annual Hunter’s Breakfast Friday, Nov. 8, 7-10 a.m., at Adams Lutheran Church. Free will offering. Everyone is invited to attend.

Grafton Blood Drive

A blood drive will be held at Grafton Lutheran Church in the social hall, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 12:45-6 p.m. Contact 877-258-4825 or vist us at vitalant.org for an appointment. Sponsor code: grafton.

Lankin pancake, French toast breakfast

Lankin Legion Post 157 will be holding a pancake and French toast breakfast Sunday, Nov. 17, 9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., at the Lankin Legion. Pancakes, French toast, sausage, eggs, juice and coffee will be served. Free will offering. Everyone welcome.

Calling all superheroes

Sunshine Kids Daycare in Park River is hosting a superhero themed costume event for children ages 10 and under at the Park River Area School gym Saturday, Nov. 16, 4-6 p.m. Admission is $10 per child and $25 for a family. Meet superheroes and there will be face painting, games, bouncy houses, crafts, a raffle drawing, kids superhero training camp […]