Legislators say session treated Minot well

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Minot legislators came away from their 2021 session with mixed levels of comfort regarding a record state budget of nearly $17 billion. However, they feel good about legislative actions on issues of direct concern to Minot, including funding for flood control and the Northwest Area Water ...

Legislators list policy highlights of 2021 session

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The 2021 Legislature addressed a number of policy issues that Minot’s Republican legislators say will steer the state in a good direction. Sen. Randy Burckhard listed some positive changes for families of military personnel. Those changes provide free college tuition to dependents of ...

Governor sees ‘a lot of positive’ in session

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BISMARCK – From bonding for infrastructure to support for the coal industry, North Dakota made positive strides in the recently concluded legislative session, Gov. Doug Burgum said Friday. “Almost everything that we wanted to accomplish was accomplished,” said Burgum, who along with ...

Minot VFW Post 753 to observe 100th anniversary

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One hundred years ago on May 22, 1921, the Minot Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 753 was organized with 43 charter members. The post is the oldest VFW post in North Dakota. On Saturday, May 22, the post will observe its centennial with an open house from noon to 4 p.m. at the VFW Club at ...

Let’s Cook: Sunny Side Delicacies

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You already know that I enjoy cooking-right? I have another passion in life and that is making people laugh. I inherited this from my Dad; he was a natural at it and his customers appreciated his sense of humor. Making people laugh brings forth the great joy of seeing giggling faces. A quick ...