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Camping fees, leash law coming to Divide County

Camping fees, leash law coming to Divide County

Parking a camper at Skjermo Lake long-term should come at a price, nearly all attending a public input meeting agreed.

Posted 1/24/17 (Tue) read more »

City unhappy with engineer, will pay contractor

City unhappy with engineer, will pay contractor

The Crosby City Council agreed to pay a contractor for work done on a new pump house but is worried the building could face long-term problems.

Posted 1/24/17 (Tue) read more »

Friday meeting will take input on campground rules

Friday meeting will take input on campground rules

Campers and dog owners who spend time at Skjermo Lake have a chance on Friday to give input on possible rules changes.

Posted 1/17/17 (Tue) read more »

Security cameras installed as school additions continue

Security cameras installed as school additions continue

New security camera systems that went live last week at the Divide County school buildings require visitors to buzz in before entering during school hours.

Posted 1/17/17 (Tue) read more »

County ponders plowing plans; bus routes a priority

County ponders plowing plans; bus routes a priority

Divide County Commissioners last week declared school bus routes will be a priority for snow removal after winter storms.

Posted 1/10/17 (Tue) read more »

County courthouse project is ahead of schedule

County courthouse project is ahead of schedule

Inside the Divide County courthouse addition is a flurry of activity.

Posted 1/10/17 (Tue) read more »

Family ran creamery for 87 years

Family ran creamery for 87 years

With a new owner set to take the business in new directions, the Power family is looking back on an 87-year history running the creamery in Crosby.

Posted 1/03/17 (Tue) read more »

Fire destroys home

Fire destroys home

No one was injured in a fire that burned the Crosby home of Fred and Lavonne Hattel on Monday afternoon.

Posted 1/03/17 (Tue) read more »

2016 is year of many transitions on Main Street

2016 is year of many transitions on Main Street

The year just ending may go down as one of the biggest for business transitions in the history of Crosby and garnered the top spot in The Journal’s annual review of top stories. Construction -- whether for school additions, a new courthouse, a daycare center, city streets or a new bank -- comes in a close second. But the year’s list of top stories also includes a tragic accident, a damaging storm, and the plight of a little girl whose grit in dealing with a rare genetic disorder moved many people to action.

Posted 12/27/16 (Tue) read more »

Lady pastor found her ministry and mission

Lady pastor found her ministry and mission

For a farm girl getting her education in a one-room country school during the 1950s, teaching and nursing seemed the only available, acceptable occupations for women.

Posted 12/27/16 (Tue) read more »