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Basin Electric proposing to help power Oil Patch

Basin Electric Power Cooperative is proposing the construction of a 200-mile transmission line from a power plant near Beulah to help power the Oil Patch.

Posted 11/30/11 (Wed) read more »

Settlements reached in road dept. charges

Settlements have been reached in two cases of discrimination charges against the Mercer County Road Department.

Posted 11/30/11 (Wed) read more »

County Road Department brings grievance against commissioner

Three Mercer County employees brought a formal grievance against a Mercer County Commissioner during the most recent County Commission meeting.

Posted 11/23/11 (Wed) read more »

Zoning board imposes ‘man camp’ moratorium

Man camps won’t be allowed into Mercer County for at least three months as regulations governing temporary housing are ironed out.

Posted 11/23/11 (Wed) read more »

Beulah producer recognized for conservation achievement

A farming operation that’s been around for more than 100 years is set to receive a conservation award.

Posted 11/16/11 (Wed) read more »

Roads and windshields getting the brunt of increased heavy traffic

Mercer County Sheriff Dean Danzeisen recently saw something he had never seen before: two trucks pulling semi-trailers full of oil rumbled down the street past his home in the middle of Hazen.

Posted 11/16/11 (Wed) read more »

City streets a main concern at Beulah council meeting

The main topic of discussion at the most recent Beulah City Council meeting was the quality of city streets.

Posted 11/09/11 (Wed) read more »

County talks roads, gives transload rezoning final nod

The Mercer County Commission covered a varied agenda that included road issues, rezoning and the case of the missing scoria at its regular meeting Nov. 2 at the Mercer County Courthouse in Stanton.

Posted 11/09/11 (Wed) read more »

Classes prep local leaders for emergency management

First responders recently gathered together at a conference room in Beulah’s GrandView Steakhouse to dig deeper into instruction and training that could help them – and us – in a time of disaster.

Posted 11/02/11 (Wed) read more »

MC approved for agricultural disaster

Area producers could be eligible for financial assistance if their crops were affected by this year’s severe weather.

Posted 11/02/11 (Wed) read more »