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No Travel Advised for portions of eastern ND

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Update as of 6:36 p.m. 10/10/18 NE Department of Emergency Services: STEELE CO HAS ISSUED A NO TRAVEL ADVISED FOR THEIR COUNTY DUE TO HEAVY SNOW ON ALL ROADWAYS. PLOWS ARE BRING PULLED TILL 10/11 @ 0600 The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) along with the North Dakota ...

Dollar General sets grand opening in Burlington

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BURLINGTON – Dollar General’s newest store in Burlington is open and prepared to celebrate its official grand opening Saturday. Located at 1400 Clarence Drive, just off U.S. Highway 2 & 52, Dollar General will open Saturday at 8 a.m. with free prizes and special deals. The first 100 ...

Committee on Addiction to resume meetings

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A reactivated Minot Mayor’s Committee on Addiction will meet Oct. 23 at 5 p.m. in Minot City Hall, council chambers. The committee will review actions and progress since it dissolved last May and discuss the path forward. The committee first met in July 2017 to begin discussion on ...

Volunteers needed to place crosses for Wreaths Across America event

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People who would like to volunteer to help place 550 rebar crosses in Rosehill Memorial Park, Minot, in preparation for the Wreaths Across America event are asked to contact Richard Reuer at 441-1170. The crosses will be placed on Tuesday, Oct. 30, beginning about 9 a.m. The American Legion ...

‘Stop the Bleed’ Class Scheduled Oct. 15

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Trinity Health will offer a “Stop the Bleed” training session October 15 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Health Center Riverside, 1900 8th Avenue SE (west of the Clarion Hotel). Stop the Bleed is a national initiative launched in 2015 following a series of mass casualty events, according to a press ...

It’s almost time for “Almost, Maine”

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With 19 actors playing out nine different scenes full of different tales of love, the upcoming Minot State University Theater production of “Almost, Maine” has many stories to tell and creative characters to show. “Almost, Maine” will run at 7:30 on Oct. 11 through Oct. 13 at the ...

Murder trial of Gregory gets under way

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Kommika Katrice Gregory, 39, will argue that she was acting in self defense when she shot Ronald Stanley Thompson three times on Nov. 16, 2017 at her ex-boyfriend’s apartment. Gregory went on trial Monday on a charge of Class AA felony murder and could face up to life in prison without ...

Fettig opens Biscuits and Bows

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Working as an insurance agent, Tamara Fettig of Minot thought she had found her calling. That was until a spunky little Yorkie named Moose came into her life that has now led to her very own pet spa on North Hill. “It all came down to this little man right here, Moose,” Fettig said as ...

Fire safety tips offered

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The Minot Fire Department is urging residents to observe Fire Prevention Week by replacing batteries in smoke detectors and practicing their home fire escape plans. The theme of Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 7 to 13, is “Look. Listen. Learn. Be aware – fire can happen anywhere.” City of ...

UN Ambassador Haley resigning, latest Trump departure

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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley is leaving the administration at the end of the year, she and President Donald Trump announced Tuesday. She gave no reason for her departure after two years, though there is speculation she will return to government or politics at some ...

Fast-strengthening hurricane closes in on Florida Panhandle

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — An estimated 120,000 people along the Florida Panhandle were ordered to clear out on Tuesday as Hurricane Michael rapidly picked up steam in the Gulf of Mexico and closed in with winds of 110 mph and a potential storm surge of 12 feet. Beach dwellers rushed to board ...

Court mood is jovial as Kavanaugh takes his place on bench

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Brett Kavanaugh took the bench with his new Supreme Court colleagues for the first time Tuesday in a jovial atmosphere that was strikingly at odds with the tension and rancor surrounding his high court confirmation. The new justice dived into his new job, asking a handful ...

Dallas Chase, Dunseith, acquitted on federal assault charges

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A long-time tribal police officer for the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa was found innocent of assaulting his girlfriend last year during a federal jury trial in Bismarck on Thursday. Dallas Chase, 31, of Dunseith, had been charged with assault resulting in bodily injury and assault ...

Grand Champion

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7/s Lucy 517 won grand champion female at the 2018 South Dakota State Fair Angus Show, Sept. 1 in Huron, S.D. Madison Sundsbak, right, of Des Lacs owns the February 2017 daughter of PVF Insight 0129. Photo by Rod Geppert, American Angus Association.

Minot vocalist to represent ND

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Chloe Marie Watterud, a junior at Minot High School-Magic City Campus, is the winner of Prairie Public TV’s Celebration of Music Talent Search Competition. Watterud learned she was the winner on Sept. 23 during Ethan Bortnick’s Generations of Music concert at the Belle Mehus Auditorium in ...

The sky’s the limit

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Students learn all about aviation at annual camps held at the Dakota Territory Air Museum in Minot. ACE Aviation Camp is a three-hour program for third- and fourth-graders and PACE Aviation Camp is a five-session program for fifth- and sixth-graders. Aviation mentors are the instructors for ...

Police locate missing man

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An 18-year-old Minot man who had been missing since Oct. 3 has been located, according to the Minot Police Department. Police had sought the public’s help in locating Jalen Ballard, who was last seen Oct. 3 and was reported missing the next day. Police report Ballard was found safe and well ...