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Target: Growth, safety School bond addressed issues

Two of the prime targets that would be addressed if patrons approve a bond issue at Garrison school Tuesday will be the classroom crunch and safety of students and staff.

Posted 10/03/13 (Thu) read more »

Hall on land transfer: ‘we will move forward’

Tex Hall, chairman of the Three Affiliated Tribes, continues to stand firm on the return of land around Lake Sakakawea on the Fort Berthold Reservation to the tribe.

Posted 9/26/13 (Thu) read more »

Bond election: No new taxes

Addressing space and safety – all without increasing taxes. That's what Garrison school officials are touting as they propose additions at Bob Callies Elementary School and Garrison High School.

Posted 9/26/13 (Thu) read more »

Bond election Oct. 8

In just a few weeks, patrons of the Garrison School District will help decide the future of education for students who attend Garrison schools.

Posted 9/19/13 (Thu) read more »

A horn of plenty

This spring, farmers were being held back from getting their crops in because it was too wet. June came and hundreds of acres were forced to sit idle. For those that were able to get seed in the ground early, signs are that this year’s harvest will be one of the best.

Posted 9/19/13 (Thu) read more »

Help wanted, bus drivers

“Dire.” That’s how Superintendent Steve Brannan describes the situation at Garrison School when it comes to having enough bus drivers to cover all routes and activities.

Posted 9/12/13 (Thu) read more »

Sheriff’s department needs deputies

The turnover of McLean County Sheriff’s deputies continues as the county is currently seeking at least two more deputies for coverage in the county.

Posted 9/12/13 (Thu) read more »

Proposed land transfer to tribe heats up

For the first time in nine years, a state agency is again going on record as being concerned about a possible transfer of thousands of acres that could be transferred to the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation.

Posted 9/05/13 (Thu) read more »

Infrastructure coming to northeast lots

Everything is in place to advertise for bids for infrastructure for all 22 lots in the Bicentennial Addition, or also known as lots owned by Three-Mile High LLC.

Posted 9/05/13 (Thu) read more »

EPA developing oil spill response plan

Steve Way won’t use the word catastrophic or disaster when he talks about a potentially large oil spill on Lake Sakakawea. But he admitted that a large scale release is a matter of “when, not if.”

Posted 8/29/13 (Thu) read more »