Bridge work on US 83 Bypass to begin

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Construction is scheduled to begin Tuesday on the U.S. Highway 83 West Bypass in Minot. Rehabilitation work on the CP Rail bridge project involves grinding the asphalt overlay on the bridge deck. A one-lane closure will begin south of Fifth Avenue Southwest and the U.S. 83 Bypass ...

Distinguished US Air Force award

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Mark Jantzer has served in the Air and Space Force Civic Leader Program for 12 years. He’s been an active member of the program and is now transitioning to an emeritus status. On Thursday, Jantzer was honored for “exceptionally distinguished public service” to the U.S. Air Force when ...

Childcare concerns extend to military

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A Minot childcare committee is acknowledging a need to start putting solutions in place even as it continues to research childcare issues in the community. Minot Air Force Base was unable to have an official representative at Wednesday’s committee meeting as scheduled, but the committee ...

Burgum plans to deploy ND National Guard to southern border

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BISMARCK – Gov. Doug Burgum is planning to deploy about 100 North Dakota National Guard members to Texas to help secure the U.S.-Mexico border in support of Operation Lone Star. Thursday’s announcement comes in response to a request made by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott in a May 16 letter ...

Zoo’s Party for the Planet set for Saturday

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Roosevelt Park Zoo will be holding a Party for the Planet on Saturday from 10 a.m.-noon. The event is being held to celebrate planet Earth and teach participants more about birds and how to help birds. Travis Heil, education, conservation and outreach coordinator for the zoo, will give a ...

NW Landowners Association sues over property rights

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BISMARCK — Northwest Landowners Association has filed another lawsuit against the State of North Dakota, asking a court to strike down certain laws as unconstitutional takings of private property rights. The laws at issue in the new lawsuit are largely related to the injection of carbon ...