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Tioga school enrollment holds steady; Ray trending up

Tioga school enrollment holds steady; Ray trending up

Putting to bed concerns of falling enrollments, Tioga schools are holding steady, while Ray sees an increase over school’s end last year.

Posted 8/25/15 (Tue) read more »

NDLNG pays up fees to receive goahead

Construction on Phase II of the NDLNG plant continues.

Posted 8/25/15 (Tue) read more »

Service firms ‘hunker down’

Service firms ‘hunker down’

Oil producers in the Bakken are tightening their belts to stay afloat amid low oil prices. This is trickling down to companies that provide services to the industry.

Posted 8/25/15 (Tue) read more »

Hole causes flap between TAC and Knutson Flying

Tioga Airport Authority President Chris Norgaard read a formal complaint from the Tioga Aero Center (TAC) at the board’s monthly meeting Thursday evening.

Posted 8/18/15 (Tue) read more »

EDC floats possibility of developing Main lots

The downtown lots, which have been an ongoing project for the Tioga Economic Development Corporation for a couple of years, remain empty. Now the group is taking a closer look at developing the property themselves.

Posted 8/18/15 (Tue) read more »

NDLNG told to cease and desist

Timing was the issue of the night at Monday’s city commission meeting.

Posted 8/18/15 (Tue) read more »

Unnumbered buildings slow emergency response

Unnumbered buildings slow emergency response

Houses that aren’t numbered properly, as well as a small lag in newly appointed addresses showing up in county maps, sometimes hamper response times of police and other emergency personnel.

Posted 8/18/15 (Tue) read more »

City annexation hearing scheduled for Aug. 25

As part of an ongoing process to expand city limits, city commissioners will hold the first of potentially several phases of hearings for annexation of county administered lands.

Posted 8/11/15 (Tue) read more »

Bakken operators weather low oil price environment

Bakken operators weather low oil price environment

The Bakken boom was fueled by innovators who found ways to profitably extract oil from tight rock formations. Now as low oil prices present the industry with new challenges, the same innovative drive is helping to keep exploration profitable.

Posted 8/11/15 (Tue) read more »

Grain Palace Days goes on despite construction

Grain Palace Days goes on despite construction

Ray was determined to hold the Grain Palace Days, complete with the annual car show, despite widespread construction throughout the town.

Posted 8/11/15 (Tue) read more »