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June election hopefuls provide background

With mail-in election ballots being sent out, now is the time for Mercer County voters to educate themselves on the candidates who are running for various offices throughout the county. In a series of stories providing background on those candidates, below are profiles of candidates vying for president of the Hazen City Commission, as well as candidates hoping to be seated on the Stanton City Council.

Posted 5/05/10 (Wed) read more »

Time zone hearing May 14 in Hazen

A public hearing to collect the public’s comments on Mercer County’s potential switch to Central time will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, May 14 at Hazen City Hall in Hazen.

Posted 5/05/10 (Wed) read more »

Vote By Mail or vote in Stanton

Mercer County voters will have two options to cast their ballot in the June 8 Primary Election – Vote By Mail or travel to the county seat, Stanton.

Posted 4/28/10 (Wed) read more »

Mercer County and state loses longtime dignitary

“Life is like a game of cards: You must play each hand you’re dealt.” – “Who Dealt This Mess?” by Patrick “Pat” Galvin Pat Galvin was a man who played his cards right.

Posted 4/28/10 (Wed) read more »

Cascade Homes plans land purchase

Long-distance races aren’t supposed to have hurdles. But in the marathon that is residential and commercial development in small-town North Dakota, the Hazen City Commission has encountered several hurdles in their path. The latest challenge came Monday at the commission meeting. John Dunlap, CEO of Cascade Homes Inc., Bozeman, Mont., approached the commission to express his concerns, and propose a step forward.

Posted 4/21/10 (Wed) read more »

Student speech showcase Sunday

A Hazen High School Speech community showcase will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the HHS Theater.

Posted 4/15/10 (Thu) read more »

Area Deaths

Roy W. Schramm, 88, Hazen, Eunice Violet Hjelm, 78, Plentywood, Mont.

Posted 4/14/10 (Wed) read more »

45 years of fostering a love for reading

As an entity, the Hazen Public Library is celebrating its 45th birthday in April. In that near half-century the book collection has been moved from beside the current water treatment plant, to inside city hall, to the building in Heritage Park where it currently resides.

Posted 4/14/10 (Wed) read more »

June election ballots finalized

The petitions are in and the ballots are set. The April 9 filing deadline has come and gone to get on the Primary election ballot in Mercer County, which means the list of names that voters will see come election time on June 8 have been finalized.

Posted 4/14/10 (Wed) read more »

Senior, HHS proms this weekend

Nearly everyone but the family dog will be going to prom in Hazen this weekend. In a weekend full of formal attire, the 15th annual Hazen Senior Citizen Social will be Friday and Hazen High School’s 2010 Prom will take place Saturday.

Posted 4/07/10 (Wed) read more »