Two mailboxes taking letters to Santa

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Minot children can put a bug in Santa’s ear about their Christmas wish lists by dropping off a letter at Santa’s Mailbox at the Scandinavian Heritage Park or next to the decorated holiday tree in downtown Minot. Santa’s mailbox opened last week on Nov. 23 and will remain open through 8 ...

Downtown pocket park features ice rink

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A new outdoor ice skating rink is set to open in downtown Minot next Tuesday, but young skaters had a chance to take an inaugural whirl on the ice Monday afternoon. Citizens Alley is a small, pocket park located adjacent to the FreightHouse at 110 East Central Ave, behind Prairie Sky Breads ...

Woman sentenced for Class C felony v

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Samantha Lee Khan, 33, Minot, was sentenced on Wednesday to 360 days in jail, all suspended but the two days she already served in the Ward County Jail, and two years of supervised probation for Class C felony theft – possession – credit device. The offense happened on March 31. Judge ...

Man charged with intent to deliver meth

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Darrell Lynn Thomas, 25, Minot, is charged in district court in Minot with Class A felony possession with intent to deliver methamphetamine while in possession of a firearm, Class B felony possession with intent to deliver marijuana while in possession of a firearm, Class C felony unlawful ...

Aviation careers promise good future

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Students in the Aviation Technology program at Minot High School have a leg up on others who are interested in aviation careers. “It's all for free,” said Meric Murphy, the instructor, as his students practiced air traffic control procedures last Wednesday in their classroom at Magic ...