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Sheyenne to host Christmas dinner

Don't feel like cooking on Christmas Day? Come join the community of Sheyenne at their annual Christmas Day dinner. Volunteers for the annual event will be busy preparing the turkey and all-the-trimmi...

 
 By Nathan Price    News    December 20, 2021

School board: Snow days are here to stay

Snow days and online learning were once again on the minds of the New Rockford-Sheyenne school board members at their regular meeting on Monday, Dec. 13. The debate centered around the proposed...

 

Season of Service

Community members were out in force this month making the holidays bright for others....

 

Visit the Eddy County Museum - online!

This is your official invitation from the Eddy County Museum! It is time to curl up in your favorite chair or pull up to the nearest public computer— the Eddy County Museum artifacts are now online. Open to the public and free of charge, the...

 
 By Nathan Price    News    December 20, 2021

Shrock joins county staff as VSO

Local veterans in Eddy County have a new veterans service officer (VSO) fighting on their behalf. Julie Shrock, a native of New Rockford and a wartime veteran herself, is the new VSO for Eddy County,...

 
 By Nathan Price    News    December 20, 2021

Lake Region Special Ed not considering new members

On Wednesday, Dec. 8, board members of the Lake Region Special Education Unit (LRSE), voted not to consider adding additional school districts to their unit. The unexpected vote comes after weeks of...

 

Annual Shop with the Sheriff brings in 22 kids

On the evening of Monday, Dec. 13, deputies from the Foster and Eddy County Sheriff's departments and North Dakota Game and Fish game warden, James Myhre, gathered at the New Rockford Fire Hall for...

 

2021 Jolly Jingle Winners

Daily $25 drawings November 27 Do it Best Hardware Allen Roscoe November 28 CenDak Cooperative Sharon Pierce November 29 Flower Scent-R Donna Gedrose November 30 Transcript Publishing Judy Allmaras...

 

Talk of the Town: Dec. 20, 2021

Evelyn Jo, daughter of Taylor and Amanda Koepplin, celebrated her second birthday in style on Saturday afternoon at James River Ag with lots of family, friends, little cousins, grandmas and grandpas, and aunts and uncles. Special goodies were...

 

Sheyenne News: Dec. 20, 2021

Jan Loe attended the funeral service for Barbara Arndt at Calvary Lutheran Church in Oberon on Dec. 3. She also helped the ladies in the kitchen during the lunch and fellowship, following the service. Dec. 2 and 9, Patti Clifton and Jan Loe were in...

 
 By Linda Madson    News    December 20, 2021

Oberon Oracles: Dec. 20, 2021

Lester Roberts reported that he didn’t do a darn thing this week, and he did it well. Dave Kenner visited Todd Buehler last week. Nadley Buehler joined Sherry Boehmer on Saturday for brunch. Patti Jo Larson stopped by to visit Todd and Nadley on...

 
 By Amy Wobbema    News    December 20, 2021

Cemetery Association receives extra funds from grave marker fundraiser

In November, we brought you the story of the community effort to purchase and install stones for four individuals with unmarked graves, who are buried in the local cemetery. In little more than a...

 
 By Nathan Price    News    December 20, 2021

701 Rundown: Dec. 20, 2021

Here’s your weekly rundown of some of the most interesting headlines from newspapers across North Dakota. Icy roads make for accidents A single-vehicle accident that sent one man to a Minot...

 

Pleasant Prairie News: Dec. 20, 2021

Monday afternoon visitors at the Charlotte Koepplin home were Todd Koepplin and Rowdy. Circle Trail Riders Inc. held their December meeting, on Monday evening, at Secretary Charlotte Koepplin’s residence with 10 members present. President Cory Jorg...

 

The merry return of Christmas cards

Christmas card trends are telling — they speak to the mood of the country — and this year’s trend offers some positive news. According to the Washington Post, hand-written “snail-mailed...

 

Are you too old for Santa Clause?

Children all over the United States are currently wringing their iPhone-calloused hands over the possibility that Santa Claus might not make it this year because he's trapped in a delayed shipping...

 

Classic Christmas movie is about community

“It’s a Wonderful Life” is my favorite Christmas movie. It takes me back to a simpler time I have never experienced, but love to revel in nonetheless, if even for a couple of hours. There’s so...

 

Obituary: Glen Maurer

Glen Maurer Detroit Lakes, Minn. Glen H. Maurer, 90, of Detroit Lakes, Minn., formerly of West Fargo, N.D., passed away Dec 9, 2021 at The Cottage on the Ecumen campus. Glen Howard Maurer was born in...

 

Obituary: Andrew Rieger

Andrew Rieger Esmond, N.D. Andrew Rieger, 32, Esmond, N.D., died on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021 at his home in Esmond. Funeral mass was held Tuesday, December 14 at St. Boniface Catholic Church, Esmond. Bu...

 

Obituary: Richard Harding

Richard Harding McHenry, N.D. Richard Harding, 76, of McHenry, N.D., passed away on Friday, Dec. 10, 2021, in McHenry, N.D. Funeral service was held Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021 at Our Saviors Lutheran...

 

Sermonette: Dec. 20, 2021

Perfection! Painstaking perfection is how someone could describe how God asked for His Ark of the Covenant to be built. It would be here where He dwelt with His chosen people on earth. The children of Israel were told to bring their first fruits as m...

 

Archival Anecdotes: Embracing the Old and the New

Many times, I have thought about the inner lives of people who settled Eddy County. Did they curse the cold? Did they miss the friends and family they left behind? Did they burn a candle late into...

 

History of New Rockford: Dec. 20, 2021

On Aug. 23, 1904, Lois Fairbanks came in from Valley City to visit her brother Albert Fairbanks; she was accompanied by her friend Annie Darelius of Enderlin. Mrs. Sarah Bacon, Mrs. W.C. Hayes, Mrs....

 

Savvy Senior: How older drivers can save on auto insurance

Dear Savvy Senior, Can you provide any tips to help seniors reduce their auto insurance premiums? I just got hit with a 15 percent increase on my car insurance and am looking for ways to save. Fixed...

 

Tree Talk: Finding solace in the seasons

We are closing in on the end of the year, a year unlike any other – once again. The annual Holiday Season is intended to be a time for giving thanks and spreading cheer. Song lyrics tell us it's...

 

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