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Articles from the July 25, 2022 edition

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 By Nathan Price    News    July 25, 2022

A winning renovation: Hunger Free Food Pantry wins contest, gets facelift

The First Lutheran Church in New Rockford is sporting a newly renovated basement and food pantry, complete with brand new flooring and a fresh coat of paint. First Lutheran has been home to the local...

 

50 years and still rolling

June 17 - 19, 2022 were the dates set for the Annual Summer Ride and 50th trail ride with the Circle Trail Riders, Inc. Young and old alike were busy setting up camp the evening of June 16 at the...

 

Park district awarded $10,000 AARP grant

The New Rockford Park District has been selected by the American Association of Retired Persons for North Dakota (AARP ND) to receive a 2022 AARP Community Challenge grant of $10,000. The New Rockford Park District is one of just four grantees in...

 
 By Nathan Price    News    July 25, 2022

Hwy 281 construction slated for completion this fall

Construction on Highway 281 between Sheyenne and New Rockford has made traveling north more time consuming than ever, and that isn't likely to change anytime soon. The Devils Lake District for the...

 

Eddy County 4-H showcases new facility and honors earned at Achievement Days

Eddy County Extension and Eddy County 4-H were delighted to unveil a project that has been in the making since July of 2019 just in time for Eddy County Achievement Days. Extension Staff wrote grants,...

 

Dinostars!

A troupe of dancing dinosaurs took to the DPRCA stage on Thursday, July 14. Part of the Dakota Spark youth arts program, 19 kids in grades K-3 put on a show for the three "judges," as well as their...

 

New Rockford Community Roller Skating receives $2,500 donation

The Aggie Foundation, the Bremen Bar and Kenny Risovi recently donated $2,500 to New Rockford Community Roller Skating. They plan on investing in an organizer for the skates, a sound system, new...

 

Pleasant Prairie News: July 25, 2022

Last Wednesday, Jimmy Indergaard and Andy Braaten drove to Fargo on business. Jimmy enjoyed supper with his uncle, Mervin Indergaard, and cousin, Vicki Magill. Friday, he had supper and a visit at the Andy and Ruth Braaten home. Saturday, Jimmy and...

 
 By Nathan Price    News    July 25, 2022

701 Rundown: July 25, 2022

Here’s your weekly rundown of some of the most interesting headlines from newspapers across North Dakota. Donkey declared a public nuisance A family in Fessenden has a pet donkey as an emotional...

 
 By Linda Madson    News    July 25, 2022

Oberon Oracles: July 25, 2022

Lester Roberts visited his brother, Roger, last Sunday. Monday, Lester’s sisters, Jean Olson, Delores Stack, Marlene Miller and her son, Scott, all from Minot, Lester and Lezlee Thorson got together at the farm for a visit. Lester kept medical...

 

Talk of the Town: July 25, 2022

New Rockford and area folks extend sympathy to the family of Tammy Kanzelman. Tammy is the daughter of the late Darwyn and Faye Kanzelman. Tuesday, Shirley Packard received a phone call from Perry Price as a thank you for sending him the Transcript...

 
 By Amy Wobbema    Opinion    July 25, 2022

Time for a reset

“Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes…including you.” – Anne Lamott For the first time since I became a newspaper publisher, I “unplugged” for three days....

 
 By Tom Purcell    Opinion    July 25, 2022

Teens not working doesn't work for America

Here's a trend that may not bode well for the future of our country: According to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, only 40 percent of 16- to 19-year-olds have summer jobs - down from 75 perce...

 
 By David Adler    Opinion    July 25, 2022

Constitutional Principles for the ages: McCulloch for Maryland

Chief Justice John Marshall’s landmark opinion for the Supreme Court in McCulloch v. Maryland (1819), articulated foundational principles that have shaped American constitutional law to this day. In words that have become a legendary incantation,...

 

Obituary: Harriet Van Lith

Harriet Van Lith July 18, 1936 - July 13, 2022 Harriet passed away unexpectedly while living in the Souris Valley Care Center in Velva, N.D. on Wednesday, July 13, 2022. Harriet was born in New...

 

Sermonette: Doctrine of the Trinity

Growing up in the church, I learned very early on that our loving God is both one and three. There is one God and God is three: God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit. Each is God...

 

Living on Purpose: The eagle who believed he was a chicken

Once there was a young eaglet that accidentally fell from the safety of his nest high on the mountain. Miraculously, he fell in a patch of soft grass and survived. He stumbled out into the open and a farmer saw him and brought him to the farm and pla...

 
 By Nathan Price    Sports    July 25, 2022

Pink Sox wrap up summer of softball

On Tuesday, July 19, the New Rockford Pink Sox participated in their post-season tournament at Ruger Field in Devils Lake, capping off a successful and enjoyable summer. Up first to face New Rockford...

 
 By Nathan Price    Sports    July 25, 2022

An untimely end

On July 13 - 14, the New Rockford Black Sox took on the Babe Ruth District 4 Tournament as the No. 2 seed, but would end up bowing out after just three games. The tournament, which began in New...

 

Dakota Recreation Report: July 25, 2022

Outdoor notes: *Blue-green algae updates, N.D. Dept. of Environmental Quality: No advisories or warnings listed but conditions could change daily. Several N.D. lakes under investigation or have low...

 

Watchable wildlife photo contest

Photographers who are interested in sending photos for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department’s Watchable Wildlife Photo Contest must follow guidelines for submitting their work. Photographers should go to the Game and Fish Department’s...

 

Eddy County 4-H Achievement Days 2022

The 2022 Eddy County 4-H Achievement Days were held at the Eddy County Fair Grounds on July 14 - 15. Not only did the fairgrounds host Eddy County 4-H Achievement Days, but also the New Rockford...

 
 By Gerri Makay    Features    July 25, 2022

Tree Talk: Lovely lindens

Thanks to another grant from the N.D. Forest Service, the city of New Rockford is home to dozens of new trees. Participating homeowners planted seven different types of trees in June, and lindens were among the favorites. American linden, also known...

 

History of New Rockford: July 25, 2022

Jennie Grace Foster, 18-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Orrin Foster, died on March 19, 1913, and is interred in Prairie Home Cemetery near the graves of her father and mother: Orrin H. Foster,...

 
 By Jim Miller    Features    July 25, 2022

Savvy Senior: How to sell unwanted burial plots

Dear Savvy Senior, How do I go about selling unwanted burial plots in my hometown cemetery? When my parents died about 25 years ago my husband (at the time) and I bought two plots near them in the...

 

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