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Changes at St. Luke’s include a rebranding initiative

Going forward, Crosby’s medical entities will be known as St. Luke’s Medical Center.

Posted 7/28/15 (Tue) read more »

Building condition poses a dilemma for Crosby council

Building condition poses a dilemma for Crosby council

Crosby’s city council has been eyeballing Joel Benson’s property, the former Tuftedal Chevrolet dealership, across the street from city hall, for some time.

Posted 7/28/15 (Tue) read more »

T&R Transport sells to Texas trucking firm

T&R Transport sells to Texas trucking firm

Gibson Energy has purchased T&R Transport, the trucking company Ross “Chico” and Tonia Eriksmoen built from a single semi-truck in 2008 into a fleet that, at its zenith, had as many as 185 trucks hauling water and oil field services.

Posted 7/21/15 (Tue) read more »

School district hopes to avoid shortage of teachers, bus drivers

The Divide County School District has filled one of its six open teaching positions, superintendent Sherlock Hirning told the school board at its regular meeting Tuesday last week.

Posted 7/21/15 (Tue) read more »

A window in time

A window in time

It’s the weekend of the 46th Annual Divide County Threshing Bee, and for Crosby natives and far flung collectors alike, it’s a weekend when the past is brought to life right before their eyes.

Posted 7/21/15 (Tue) read more »

Avery display most complete in history

Avery display most complete in history

The display of Avery models featured in this year’s Divide County Historical Society Threshing Show this Friday, Saturday and Sunday, is the most complete exhibition of the line in modern times.

Posted 7/14/15 (Tue) read more »

Larson’s last original pioneer building, old hotel, burns to the ground

Larson’s last original pioneer building, old hotel, burns to the ground

For more than 100 years, the Larson Hotel stood, even as the rest of the town’s pioneer buildings disappeared -- until a fire Tuesday last week leveled it.

Posted 7/14/15 (Tue) read more »

Weather and fireworks pack a punch on July 4

Weather and fireworks pack a punch on July 4

Between 3:30 and 3:50 p.m. on Saturday afternoon, Crosby saw some of nature’s version of July 4th fireworks, as a wind, hail and rain storm unleashed its fury.

Posted 7/07/15 (Tue) read more »

New daycare finds champions

A new daycare facility in Crosby took one step closer to reality at Monday evening’s city council meeting, when Community Development Director KayCee Lindsey announced New Century Ag is willing to donate their 5th Avenue former bowling alley property as a place to locate the project.

Posted 7/07/15 (Tue) read more »

Bad news is relative when it comes to the latest taxable sales statistics for the region

The latest taxable sales and purchases stats aren’t as bad as they might have been -- in fact, they make statistics from 10 years ago look dreadful.

Posted 7/07/15 (Tue) read more »