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Finding the straight and narrow

Growing up on the Fort Berthold Reservation has never been easy. With the influx of unfamiliar people and oil money, the temptations and risks for youth on the reservation have never been greater.

Posted 3/20/14 (Thu) read more »

Missing person alert has tragic outcome

A report of a missing person who was last seen March 5 at the Roseglen Bar turned tragic this past weekend when the body of Robin Fox was found about a half mile from the tiny community in western McLean County.

Posted 3/12/14 (Wed) read more »

Author listens to students for inspiration

Ruth Ann Ridgeway knew she wanted to be a writer ever since she was in the third grade.

Posted 3/12/14 (Wed) read more »

Whose land is it anyway?

Two meetings about whether land around Lake Sakakawea and Lake Oahe should be transferred to someone other than the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers came with different responses.

Posted 3/06/14 (Thu) read more »

New Town to restart Neighborhood Watch

The Bakken Boom has brought many changes to the region. Some of them are good, like jobs and new businesses.

Posted 3/06/14 (Thu) read more »

Cafeteria a feast for the eyes

Ask enough high school students what their favorite class is and more than a few of them will say "Lunch."

Posted 2/27/14 (Thu) read more »

New look at New Town

The New Town City Council got to peek into the future at its regular meeting on Feb. 19, and New Town’s future looks exciting – and expensive.

Posted 2/27/14 (Thu) read more »

Development group reports progress

The North Segment Community Development Corporation is ready for a lot of change in New Town this year.

Posted 2/20/14 (Thu) read more »

Pillows of Love

When New Town’s Marlys Aubol became the state’s American Legion Auxiliary Department President she needed a theme. Little did she know her theme and the project she chose to represent that theme would mushroom into an overwhelming success.

Posted 2/20/14 (Thu) read more »

Schmidt to lead local Lutherans

It has been a tumultuous year for the Bethel Lutheran Church in New Town with the tragic loss of beloved congregation members and the retirement of Pastor Grant Patterson.

Posted 2/13/14 (Thu) read more »