Center Republican

The large number of stray cats—and their potential to multiply and spread illness—has become a concern in Center.

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Joseph “Joe” Jackson is the latest addition to the Oliver County Sheriff’s Office. The recent Law Enforcement Training Academy graduate has been on the job in Center for about two weeks.

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The primary sponsor of House Bill 1215 says it will help protect children in schools, but it could cause more bad than good, area officials said.

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Center Stanton Public Schools put emergency planning to the test recently when circumstances indicated the need to “shelter in place.” Superintendent Curt Pierce noted that shelter in place is used when there is no imminent danger present, but to “be prepared, just in case.”

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Coal mining is continuing in Oliver County. It’s just moving in a different direction.

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Road signs are meant to explain in the simplest terms. The red, octagon sign simply means “Stop.” The red and white triangle sign means “Yield.” Orange signs usually mean construction is coming up. A sign declaring whether a road is county or state property, will help out the drivers wanting to know who to call.

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It is an ever-growing melting pot. The United States is home to descendents of all countries around the world. They started coming to the United States back when boats were the only form of transportation across the oceans.

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Leslie Lennick prefers to stay “under the radar.” That wasn’t possible earlier this month when she was presented with a Star of Life Award by the North Dakota Emergency Medical Services Association during a ceremony at the state capitol. Lennick is a 25-year volunteer with the Oliver County Ambulance Service; she was one of eight honored statewide at this year’s Star of Life celebration.

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A bill giving $31 million to rural water projects could help local residents get water faster.

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Three-time Paralympian Aaron Cross was almost always in motion, but Center-Stanton students were so still during his presentation one could have heard a pin drop when Cross paused.

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