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Free admission for grand opening

All history buffs, music lovers, food fanatics and the general public are welcome to come out and enjoy a day...

Posted 9/18/13 (Wed) read more »

CCC: merger topic of discussion

The North Dakota Coal Conversion Counties Association (CCC), an association of three coal producing counties in west central North Dakota has set their annual meeting for 6 p.m. on Sept. 17 at the Dakota Farms restaurant in Washburn.

Posted 9/11/13 (Wed) read more »

Benefit will honor Mikala Jordan

Lung cancer took Mikala Jordan away from her family and friends on Aug. 8.

Posted 9/11/13 (Wed) read more »

Sannes family at home in funeral home

Helping a family say goodbye to a loved one takes a personal, caring touch that’s not easily found in every person.

Posted 9/04/13 (Wed) read more »

Transfer to tribe heats up

In 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 9/04/13 (Wed) read more »

New road could be path to business growth

In just the past year, Washburn has been a site of interest by several hotel developers.

Posted 8/28/13 (Wed) read more »

Ordinance enforcement under scrutiny

“We need to bring our city back to the standards it once had,” summed up the hope of Wilton resident Fred Schauer after presenting a series of photos to city commissioners last Wednesday at the regular board meeting.

Posted 8/28/13 (Wed) read more »

Trees along Cty. 22 slide are to be burned

A representative of Martin Construction visited commissioners to get approval to bury trees in the ground on the John Renner property, which bordered on the city limits.

Posted 8/21/13 (Wed) read more »

Walking school bus considered

The Washburn School District remains in good shape in the transportation department.

Posted 8/21/13 (Wed) read more »

Washburn School sees little enrollment change

The start of school is right around the corner and administrators at the Washburn School agree things are ready to go with only minor changes to the order.

Posted 8/14/13 (Wed) read more »