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'Pumped Up' Route 281 back online

Route 281 in Sheyenne is sporting a new look.

The local convenience store and gas station had been using the same outdated pumps for decades, but last Wednesday, patrons of Route 281 were able to fuel up using modern pumps.

The process of installing the new pumps began on Monday, April 17, when the old pumps and the island they sat on were ripped out. That was followed by re-piping, pouring a new...