Facade program makes successful launch

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Five downtown Minot properties have been getting a facelift under a facade improvement program approved by the Minot City Council in July 2021. Work has been completed at Margie’s Art Glass Studio, 109 Main St.,  and Mouse River Players Theatre, 115 1st St. SE, and continues at the ...

Studio fuses glass art, downtown improvements

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If you know Margie Bolton of Margie’s Art Glass Studio and Black Iguana Coffee, you know she has a lot of irons in the fire, or rather glass in the kiln. Recently, and as part of the downtown facade improvement program through the Renaissance Committee, Bolton has gained a considerable area ...

Home grow advocates call for medical marijuana reforms

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North Dakota has had a medical marijuana program since it was passed as an initiated measure in the 2016 general election. The passage of the bill came as a shock to some at the time, who didn’t expect the measure to pass the spit test in this deeply red state. The original measure included ...

State of the City event scheduled for Feb. 9

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The sixth annual State of the City event will be held Feb. 9 at The Depot in downtown Minot. The lunch portion of the event will begin at 11:30 a.m. Mayor Tom Ross’ State of the City address will begin shortly after noon. The entire event is open to the public. “We’re excited to ...

Minot man charged with reckless endangerment

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Charles M. Johnson Jr., 22, Benton, Louisiana, was arrested and charged with two counts of reckless endangerment after a shooting at a Minot residence on Wednesday night. Minot Police allege Johnson fired shots at an occupied southeast Minot residence after an altercation with someone who ...

Law firm asks Minot to join PFAS lawsuit

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A man-made chemical commonly used at airports and Air Force bases has been found in Minot’s water supply, and a legal firm has invited the City of Minot to join its nationwide lawsuit. The Minot City Council took input from the Napoli Shkolnik law firm, based in Manhattan, New York, ...