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 By Nathan Price    News    November 7, 2022

Honoring Our Veterans: History of Vietnam Veterans Memorial in New Rockford dates back 30 years

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial on Hwy. 281 is one of New Rockford's most recognizable landmarks. Today, it's flanked on either side by an M-47 tank and a HUEY helicopter - two impossible-to-miss...

 
 By Nathan Price    News    November 7, 2022

New home for local stylists

The vacant building on Eighth Street that was once home to the New Rockford Transcript, Just 4 Kidz Childcare and Joe's Knotty Pine Bar finally has a new owner. Glenda Collier purchased the space...

 
 By Nathan Price    News    November 7, 2022

Charges filed against landowner and hunter after viral altercation

Charges have been filed after a videotaped altercation between a group of hunters and a local landowner went viral on social media. The video was posted to YouTube by Jacob Sweere, a hunter from...

 
 By Nathan Price    News    November 7, 2022

Commissioner Rud says farewell after 16 years

The Eddy County Commission’s regular meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 1, was the last for long-time commissioner Neal Rud. Rud was first elected to the commission in 2006, and he told his fellow...

 

Halloween around town

"Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn and caldron bubble." The city of New Rockford was filled with ghouls, goblins, witches, zombies and more for Halloween festivities. On Friday, Oct. 28,...

 
 By Nathan Price    News    November 7, 2022

Substitute driver covering NR-S northwest bus route

After a short suspension, service to families on NR-S School’s Northwest Bus Route is mostly back up and running. Families and students along the route have received two more letters since they...

 

Chamber Matters: Nov. 7, 2022

The annual Santa Day in New Rockford is set for Saturday, Dec. 3. The annual carnival and Santa visit event will take place at the Brown Memorial from 2-4 p.m. The Rockford Theatre will show a movie matinee at 1 p.m. The New Rockford Area Chamber of...

 

For some, the mail does not come through

Recent worker shortages and the increased workload of processing large packages have complicated the work of mail carriers who have long deftly overcome the obstacles of snow, rain, heat and the gloom of night to get mail to its destination on time....

 
 By Nathan Price    News    November 7, 2022

701 Rundown: Nov. 7, 2022

Here’s your weekly rundown of some of the most interesting headlines from newspapers across North Dakota. Rolla school celebrates opening of newly-donated fitness center Last spring, the public...

 

Talk of the Town: Nov. 7, 2022

Helpers at the Shirley Packard home this week have been Calvin Packard and Todd Harrison. Tuesday, Ken and marvis Holte enjoyed a visit with Bob and Alice Norton through a chance meeting in downtown Carrington. Saturday afternoon visitors at the...

 
 By Patti Clifton    News    November 7, 2022

Sheyenne News: Nov. 7, 2022

Sheyenne GRIT met on Sunday at Ostby Hall. Attendees were shown a copy of the submission to Strengthen N.D. The main focus of this meeting was discussion on improvements needed at Ostby Hall. Originally a Ford garage, the hall has become a community...

 

Pleasant Prairie News: Nov. 7, 2022

Friday morning, brief visitors at the Charlotte Koepplin home were Karen Koepplin and Roxy dog. Margie Anderson was among the may who took in the annual craft and bake sale Saturday at the Eagles Club in New Rockford. They had everything from quilts...

 

Tradition with a twist

My husband and I started our relationship on a gravel road in rural Wells County (somewhere between Barlow and Cathay, if my memory serves me correctly) exactly 22 years ago this past weekend. At...

 
 By Julie Shrock    News    November 7, 2022

Remembering our Veterans

Veterans Day is about remembering and recognizing the service, sacrifices and selflessness of our nation's Veterans. By fighting our nation's wars and defending us all during periods of peace between wars, Veterans have protected our way of life and...

 

Letters to the Editor: Vote Yes on Measure 1

There are 15 states that have enacted term limits on their state legislatures. There are also 36 states which have term limits on their governors. Our state now has the opportunity to join both lists as it votes on Constitutional Measure 1 at the...

 

We the People: Presidents and former Presidents are subject to subpoenas

The 1807 treason trial of Aaron Burr, lost in the mists of early American legal history stirs, at most, only feint recollections among members of the Bar, let alone the general public. But Chief Justice John Marshall’s landmark ruling that the pres...

 

Obituary: Phil W. Schafer

Phil W. Schafer New Rockford, N.D. Philip "Phil" W. Schafer, age 77, died on October 25, 2022, surrounded by family at the Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd in New Rockford, N.D. Phil's visitation wa... Full story

 

NR-S musicians performed Fall Concert Oct. 27

On Thursday, Oct. 27, the New Rockford-Sheyenne Public School gymnasium was filled with music as the junior high and high school band and choirs performed at their Fall Concert....

 

Sermonette: Nov. 7, 2022

Psalm 127: “Unless the LORD build the house, they labor in vain who build. Unless the LORD guard the city, in vain does the guard keep watch.” Almost 250 years ago, a group of men escaping religious persecution from other lands and wanting to...

 

Savvy Senior: Top financial scams targeting seniors today

Dear Savvy Senior, What are the most common scams today that target elderly seniors? My 75-year-old mother has been swindled several times over the past year, so I’m being extra cautious. Paranoid...

 

History of New Rockford: Nov. 7, 2022

On June 28, 1905, Mr. and Mrs. G.W. Johnston were in shopping. B.W. Hersey was in on business. Matt Fautsch left to visit his old home, Elizabeth, Minn. Minnesota Mutual Life Insurance agent W.S....

 

Tree Talk: Veterans and Veteran trees

Veterans Day is observed on November 11 – to commemorate the end of WWI at 11 a.m. on Nov. 11, 1918. The day honors (and justly so) all of America's veterans for their patriotism, love of country,...

 

Spoiler Alert: Rockets defeat Grafton in three, seeded second in Region

The Rockets completed their regular season game on Tuesday, Nov. 1, as they traveled two hours northeast to take on the Grafton Spoilers. Although this was a non-region matchup, the Rockets played as...

 

The video

The video represents not only landowner-sportsman relations at its lowest point, it also comes when communication among people in general has seemingly reached its nadir. In the now infamous clip...

 

Dakota Recreation Report: Nov. 7, 2022

Outdoor notes: *Reminder that most roads and trails closed to hunting if posted on both sides. *Check all PLOTS signage before driving on with vehicles when waterfowl hunting to ensure landowner...

 

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