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The dish on Summer Meals for kids

The North Dakota Department of Public Instruction is seeking applications from organizations that are interested in operating North Dakota’s Summer Food Service Program. The program provides meals to children when school is not in session.Potential sponsors include residential summer camps, private nonprofit organizations, public schools, nonprofit private schools, and local, municipal, county, tribal or state government units.Any potential meal provider […]

Chamber Choice Awards recognizes Business and Volunteer of the Year

Bowman Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to recognize the 2021 Chamber Choice Awards. Congratulations to the 2021 Business of the Year, Bowman Regional Public Library and 2021 Volunteer of the Year, Josh Buchmann! These honorees have been key players in Bowman County in 2020 and beyond.2021 Business of the YearBowman Regional Public Library has shown strong leadership in our […]

Little Dawg Wrestlers

On April 9, the Beach/Bowman Buccadawgs competed in the Region IV dual tournament and came home with a 1st place trophy. The boys from Bowman in the dual tournament were Aiden Wanner, Jace Boynton, Cale Shwartz, Talon Gerbig, Gabe Sarsland and Cutter Ouradnik.ResultsRegion IV Dual:Bowman-Beach 55 – Center 15Bowman-Beach 39 – Hettinger 27Bowman-Beach 39 – Killdeer 23Bowman-Beach 57- New Salem […]


Downtown Bowman briefly got a wet look one recent evening, but that may remain a rarity for the region and the community in the near future according to a meteorologist from the National Weather Service office in Bismarck.

Scranton High School Student of the Month!

In March 2021, Scranton students were acknowledged for the character attribute of “Trustworthiness” (Being honest; don’t deceive, cheat or steal; Do what you say you’ll do.)The winners for March Pictured in the back row from left to right are:  Kyan Stadheim (7th grade), Talli Eaton (8th grade), Sophia Freitag (9th grade), Blake Pierce (10th grade), Brian Bartholmy (11th grade) and […]

COVID-19: “It isn’t over ‘til it’s over”

Yankee Catcher Yogi Berra was known for his succinct observations; especially well-known is his comment about a baseball game when he noted that ”it isn’t over ‘til it’s over.”He saw too many batters hit home runs in the last inning after the fans left in the seventh only to read in the morning paper that a Cleveland batter won the […]

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Lady Bulldogs battle at Blue Hawk track invitational

Wins were hard to find in Saturday’s  Blue Hawk Invitational track meet on the Dickinson State University campus – at least for the Lady Bulldogs.Bowman County finished sixth in overall team scoring in the girls competition with 69 points.Beulah won the meet with 110.5 points – just one more than Williston (109.5).Watford City placed third with 98 points, followed by […]

Bulldogs take second at Blue Hawk track invite

Bowman County grabbed a second place in the boys division of the Blue Hawk Invitational Track meet Saturday (April 17) in Dickinson.Competing at the Besiot Activity Center track on the Dickinson State University campus, the boys from Bowman County scored 130 points, edging the much larger Dickinson Midgets by one point while finishing behind perennial power Williston (146).Beulah (81.5) was […]