Beulah Beacon News

A busload of ranchers and conservation agency representatives made the rounds around the countryside near Golden Valley to see the results of the first year of the Spring Creek Watershed Project sponsored by the Dunn and Mercer County Soil Conservation Districts.

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Beulah High School was shut down by a bomb threat Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 6. The threat came during the middle of the school’s homecoming week.

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The Beulah City Council got its first look at a citywide street project and its final say on the city’s 2011 budget at its regular meeting Monday.

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Beulah Mayor Darrell Bjerke wants to spread the word. Bjerke feels the city needs to do a better job of getting the word out about what’s going on in City Hall, so he is drafting the issue of a newsletter that will go to all city residents.

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September 30, 2010

The (Central) time has come

After more than a half-century in the Mountain time zone, Mercer County will be switching to Central.

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September 29, 2010

BHS closed by bomb threat

Beulah High School was shut down by a bomb threat Wednesday afternoon. Captain Mark Schmitt, of the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department said his office received a call from Beulah High School at 1:15 p.m. stating the school had been locked down and all the students had been moved to the elementary school.

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With the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department purchasing additional rescue equipment, more storage space is needed, Sheriff Dean Danzeisen told the Mercer County Commission at their meeting Sept. 15.

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September 23, 2010

Filling a big hole

Drivers traveling on N.D. Highway 200 near Beulah may have noticed drilling rigs working in the ditches this past week. The rigs aren’t looking for oil, they are literally looking for nothing.

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September 16, 2010

Storms cause flash flood scare

The second heavy rainstorm within a week caused high water around Mercer County, closing U.S. Highway 200 last Thursday night and pushing Spring Creek close to flood stage. The flood also boosted Spring Creek by nearly 10 feet, forcing an evacuation of the RV Park in Zap.

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The Beulah City Council is back up to eight members with the appointment of Brant Keller to the vacant seat in Ward 4.

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