2021-11-12 E-Edition

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Rare dinosaur fossil found in North Dakota

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Paleontologists have given the name “Beautiful Nightmare” to a rare dinosaur fossil thought to be the only partial skull of its species found in North Dakota. “She is a beautiful example of her species, and she was a nightmare in her day to a lot of other critters,” said Fossil Excavators President Mike Kjelland, an assistant […]

Saluting ‘The Greatest Generation’ on Veterans Day

Honoring a man who fought in WWII and Vietnam

William (Bill) Vaux McIntyre, was born to William (Bud) and Susan McIntyre, near Rhame, North Dakota, on July 4, 1911. Thirteen years later in 1924, his sister and only sibling, Jean Adelaide McIntyre (Camp) was born. On September 25, 1936, Bill married Lucille F. Peterson in Bison, South Dakota. They had two children, a son, Allen R. McIntyre, in 1938 […]

Thanks to Our Heroes

Specialist E-4 Tyrone R. Dix of Bowman, N.D. (Son of Roger and Glenda Dix) served in the North Dakota Army National Guards from 1986-1992 and served overseas in the Gulf War 1990-1991. U.S. Navy Aviation Ordinanceman 3rd Class. 1987- 1991. Stationed in Norfolk, VA, and deployed to two Mediterranean cruises including Operation Desert Storm/Desert Shield. Army Specialist 1993-1997 4/3 Air […]

Deer Season Questions and Answers

Every year the North Dakota Game and Fish Department receives questions from deer hunters who want to clarify rules and regulations. Some common questions are listed below. Hunters with further questions are encouraged to visit the Game and Fish Department’s website, gf.nd.gov., or call 701-328-6300, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. weekdays. I have a concurrent season license. When can […]

Registration open for vaccination and booster clinic

Registration has opened for an upcoming vaccination and booster clinic in Bowman. Bowman County residents, both adult and children, will be able to get vaccinations and boosters Nov. 15 from 1:30 p.m. until 5 p.m. in the Four Seasons Pavilion. There will be certain restrictions, but the adults who are fully vaccinated and received their second dose more than six […]

Western and Central North Dakota Winter 2021-2022 Outlook

La Nina oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/ninonina.html will influence the weather in North Dakota through winter and into spring. This will be the second winter season in a row influenced by the phenomenon. La Nina’s influence on the North Dakota winter temperature is that it usually means colder than normal. The influence on precipitation (snow) is less well defined, but leans to near normal. […]

2021 Crop Outlook and International Durum Forum to be Held in Minot

Bismarck, N.D. – The North Dakota Wheat Commission (NDWC) and the U.S. Durum Growers Association (USDGA) will be hosting the 2021Crop Outlook and International Durum Forum on Nov. 8-9 at the Grand Hotel in Minot, N.D. The event will bring together industry experts and producers to share and discuss the latest trends impacting the wheat and durum industries. The event […]

Workshop on Biologically Effective Management of Grazinglands Set for Jan. 4-6

The North Dakota State University (NDSU) Dickinson Research Extension Center (DREC) will hold a Workshop on Biologically Effective Management of Grazinglands on Jan. 4-6, 2022 at the Dickinson State University (DSU) Agriculture Building in Dickinson from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MST each day. “During drought growing seasons, half of the reduction in grass production is caused by the deficiency […]

Pastor’s Corner

Being prepared when it’s time to stand

In our modern world, we can agree there is no shortage of information. We are constantly surrounded by voices wanting to help us understand every subject under the sun, however, in our quest for gathering accurate information, we also realize that most of what we listen to, especially political news, is sprinkled with half-truths, speculations, and biased observations. The bottom […]