×

Local News

Institute of Dance and Ballet Theater presents Christmas ballet

The Rinat Mouzafarov Institute of Dance & Ballet Theater will present “Home for the Holidays” this weekend at Minot High School-Central Campus. Performances will be at 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children. Tickets can either be purchased at ...

Daquan Lunsford, Detroit, Mich., charged with intent to deliver oxycodone

Daquan Martaz Lunsford, 22, Detroit, Mich., is accused of intent to deliver a large amount of oxycodone in Minot on Monday. Lunsford is charged in district court in Minot with Class B felony intent to deliver oxycodone and Class A misdemeanor providing false information to law ...

Barb Solberg named to Humanities North Dakota board of directors

Barb Solberg has been named to the Humanties North Dakota board of directors for the Minot area. She was selected for a three-year term on the board. Solberg earned bacheler and master’s degrees from the University of North Dakota and taught humanities in public schools and at Minot State ...

Berthold Police to host event for pets on Dec. 16

The Berthold Police Department is hosting an event for area pets on Dec. 16 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Berthold City Hall, according to a press release. A professional photographer will be here to take photos and a pet groomer will be doing nail trimming and other services. Souris Valley Animal ...

USFWS accepting grazing applications

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Audubon National Wildlife Refuge, Audubon Wetland Management District and Lake Ilo National Wildlife Refuge are accepting applications for grazing on National Wildlife Refuges and Waterfowl Production Areas in Dunn, Slope, Sheridan and McLean Counties for ...

Tour prepares grandparents for visits to ND Heritage Center

BISMARCK – “A Grandparents Guide to the State Museum,” set for Dec. 16, 18 and 20, is a fun tour to familiarize grandparents with the spaces and opportunities available to them at the North Dakota Heritage Center and State Museum in Bismarck. Grandparents and all adults will see a free ...

Farm Credit Services Awards the Des Lacs-Burlington Elementary School $2,500

Farm Credit Services of North Dakota recently announced that it has awarded the Des Lacs Burlington Elementary School $2,500 as a recipient of the Pat-NOW Community Fund. The grant funds will help update playground equipment. Representatives from the Des Lacs Burlington Elementary School ...

Democrats unveil impeachment charges

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Tuesday, declaring his actions toward Ukraine “betrayed the nation” as they pushed toward historic proceedings that are certain to help define his presidency and shape the 2020 ...

ND congressional delegation comments on impeachment

North Dakota’s congressional delegation commented on Tuesday on the House Democrats’ unveiling of articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. “They are impeaching President Trump on charges they can’t prove, in the fastest impeachment proceeding in modern history, and ...

Governor, ND congressional delegation say trade deal needs to get done

Gov. Doug Burgum and North Dakota’s congressional delegation say the advancement of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), as agreed to by House of Representatives, needs to get done. “As we’ve been saying during more than a year of delays in the House, the USMCA is a tremendous ...

‘40 years of Dakota Country’: Book recalls outdoor history of ND

It is a look at the past that documents the evolution of the outdoors in North Dakota, compiled by a man uniquely qualified to do so. “40 Years of Dakota County” is the work of Bill Mitzel, longtime publisher of the outdoors magazine of the same name that is well known to sportsmen and ...

A run to remember

Racing in his first marathon last month, Minot native Cody Norwalt admits he could get hooked. That’s quite a statement for someone who never has been fond of running. “Actually, I hate running,” Norwalt said “Growing up, I never was on a track team or a cross-country team or anything ...

Trial canceled for hunting guide

A man who was operating as a hunting guide without a license and was facing four felony charges of exploitation of wildlife, has had his case dismissed. Randal Scott Layman Jr., 28, Fayetteville, Tenn., was scheduled to go to trial Tuesday in Northwest District Court in Watford City but that ...

It’s Tuba Christmas time

Minot’s annual area Tuba Christmas concert will take place Saturday at noon at the Sleep Inn mall in Dakota Square. Minot area tuba and euphonium/baritone players are invited to participate. A rehearsal will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. in the Sleep Inn. Anyone who has heard a Tuba ...

Government to Government Relations Conference set for January

BISMARCK – The North Dakota Indian Affairs Commission is hosting a two-day conference focused on strengthening relationships between tribal, state and federal governments. Prior NDIAC conferences held in January and December of 2018 saw more than 300 officials attend. This year, the ...

Dickinson dispensary to open Friday

DICKINSON – North Dakota’s eighth medical marijuana dispensary is expected to open in Dickinson Friday, according to the North Dakota Department of Health. Herbology in Dickinson will be the state’s final dispensary. Jason Wahl, director of the department’s Division of Medical ...

Corps seeks comments on Burlington flood plan

BURLINGTON – Public comments are being sought on a portion of the Mouse River Enhanced Flood Protection project to be built in Burlington. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District, is evaluating a permit application for BU-1: Burlington Project under Section 404 of the Clean Water ...