MSU Summer Theatre’s season starts June 13

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If smiling is your favorite, Minot State’s Summer Theatre Season 58 delivers with a full schedule of performances. “We are happy to welcome back our audiences to a night up on the hill under the stars,” said Chad Gifford, MSU Summer Theatre artistic director. “We have a lineup of ...

ND leaders applaud Supreme Court’s WOTUS decision

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The U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled the Environmental Protection Agency interpreted wetlands too broadly when establishing its new Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) regulation, prompting North Dakota leaders to praise the court’s decision Thursday. “This ruling is an important step towards ...

Hess participates in 1,000 Trees event

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The Hess Corporation took time this week to team up with 1,000 Trees for Minot to cultivate shade for the future and spark the minds of the next generation, through tree-themed book donations to the Minot Public Library and the planting of 77 trees in northwest Minot. At an event at the ...

Charge dropped for 2021 overdose death

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The charge against a Minot man accused of delivering a lethal fentanyl mixture connected to a 2021 overdose death has been dismissed at the request of the Ward County State’s Attorney’s Office after the discovery of “conflicting information” related to the victim’s cause of death. ...

Ward, Mountrail counties hold 4-H Communication Arts Contest

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Sixteen youth from Mountrail and Ward Counties showcased their public speaking abilities in the Communication Arts Contest on April 30 at the NDSU Extension Ward County office in Minot. The contest divides into three age groups: Senior, Junior and Cloverbud. Seniors are youth in grades ...

Local schools recognized for success in heart-health challenge

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John Hoeven Elementary of Minot and Stanley Elementary School have been named two of the top 10 North Dakota schools recognized for their success with the American Heart Association’s Kids Heart Challenge during the 2022-23 school year. Students are encouraged to get their hearts pumping ...