×

Local News

Party of the century

It’s the party of the century. On Saturday, Roosevelt Park Zoo in Minot will celebrate its centennial with daylong activities held in the zoo. The zoo’s centennial is based on the opening of the first zoo building, the Aviary, formerly the Zoological Building. The building opened to the ...

Zoo centennial book unveiling & sales

“Roosevelt Park Zoo Centennial Commemorative, 1921-2021,” a 128-page book of stories and photos by The Minot Daily News in cooperation with Roosevelt Park Zoo, will be unveiled at the zoo on Saturday, Aug. 7, and go on sale there that day. The books will be available for sale at The Minot ...

Minot’s warm July, month ranks as second hottest ever

No matter where you were in the Minot area, or how you measured it, July was one hot month. In fact, the average temperature at the Minot International Airport was an astounding 4.7 degrees above average. The average is calculated by using both the daytime high and nighttime low ...

Mary Catches, New Town, sentenced to 18 months for intent to deliver meth

Mary Joyce Catches, 33, New Town, was sentenced on July 28 to three years in prison, with a requirement that she serve 18 months, and three years of supervised probation for Class B felony possession with intent to deliver methamphetamine on April 8. Judge Doug Mattson will recommend that ...