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Coal Conversion Counties support merger

Proposed federal regulations threatening the future of coal as an electricity source have the Coal Conversion Counties looking for more of a voice at the table.

Posted 9/24/13 (Tue) read more »

Dead Man’s Fugue: Western set in space

While there were cattle to be worked and hay to be cut on the Neumiller farm outside of Washburn, the youngest son, Casey, was imagining what life would be like flying through space.

Posted 9/18/13 (Wed) read more »

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 »