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Growing number of Filipinos finding opportunity in northwestern ND

Growing number of Filipinos finding opportunity in northwestern ND

The 7,000-mile journey to the Crosby area often began as a childhood dream and demanded many years of determination.

Posted 7/17/18 (Tue) read more »

Crunch time for Bee preps

Crunch time for Bee preps

Residents past and present are getting things ready for the Divide County Threshing Show.

Posted 7/17/18 (Tue) read more »

Buried treasure discovered in park

Buried treasure discovered in park

After nearly 10 months, Jerry Wilson and Brenda Schumacher found the secret cache buried on the south end of Crosby.

Posted 7/10/18 (Tue) read more »

Lady documents 5 more area schools

Lady documents 5 more area schools

The so-called school lady has now documented five more pioneer-era schools in Divide County.

Posted 7/10/18 (Tue) read more »

Three local groups receive major estate gifts

Three local groups receive major estate gifts

Almost $1 million, split three ways, into gifts for three Divide County organizations makes perfect sense once you hear the story of Walter Aslakson -- a man with an eighth-grade education, who loved the Divide County threshing bee and had reason to be thankful for medical care in Crosby. On Wednesday last week, the recipients of Aslakson’s generosity received their checks. “It’s phenomenal,” Karla Schwanz said.

Posted 7/03/18 (Tue) read more »

Decision ‘levels the playing field’ for small-town merchants

Decision ‘levels the playing field’ for small-town merchants

Local officials and business owners cheered a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that online retailers can owe the same sales tax as a physical store.

Posted 6/26/18 (Tue) read more »

NCC unveils new logo at meeting

NCC unveils new logo at meeting

The unveiling of a new logo highlighted the 67th annual meeting of the Northwest Communications Cooperative.

Posted 6/26/18 (Tue) read more »

Storm packs a punch

Storm packs a punch

Straight-line winds and hail are to blame for damage in the weather event that wreaked havoc from Ambrose to Portal.

Posted 6/19/18 (Tue) read more »

Closure of Just Jude’s presents opportunity for Beverly’s

Closure of Just Jude’s presents opportunity for Beverly’s

The restaurant bearing her name is closed, and the appliances and much of her equipment are sold, but Judy Meyer is not done cooking.

Posted 6/19/18 (Tue) read more »

Local election results: Kruger, Lund, Anderson win council seats

Local election results: Kruger, Lund, Anderson win council seats

Alexa Kruger, Brian Lund and Doug Anderson won seats to the city council in Crosby.

Posted 6/12/18 (Tue) read more »