Dickinson State to offer first master’s degree

Dickinson State University announced today approval from the Higher Learning Commission to offer a Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT). The MAT program is designed to prepare highly qualified midcareer professionals and recent graduates of higher education as teachers. The…
Killdeer students gear up for graduation

Ceremony slated for 2 p.m. Sunday  DUNN COUNTY HERALD The biggest high school athletic achievement and the greatest academic achievement will be wrapped up in the same weekend for Gabi Flaget. She will competing on the big stage in the…
Grassy Butte church set to celebrate Friend Day

The Grassy Butte Seventh-day Adventist Church is hosting a Friend Day on Saturday to celebrate friendships, old and new. “Friend Day is a service that opens the doors to the community. Of course they are always open, but this gives…
Dunn County 4-H busy during February

February has been a very busy month for Dunn County 4-H members. Ian Dukart of Manning and Brayden Klym of Dunn Center are participating in 4-H Livestock Judging. Livestock judging consists of six classes of livestock, two of each species…
Future cheerleaders

Several youngsters perform during the halftime of a basketball game on Feb. 24. The young cheerleaders worked with Killdeer High School cheerleaders during a camp earlier and showed what they learned.
Students of the Month

Killdeer High School Rope Smith Nathan Sadowsky Killdeer Junior High School Tucker Bombach Killdeer Elementary School Noah Sage Halliday Elementary School
Killdeer FFA successful at Beulah

This last weekend the Killdeer FFA Chapter competed at the Beulah Winter Contest. It was another successful day for the Killdeer members. BY DAVID LEIER In the Agronomy CDE, the lone participant Rachel Knopik earned a bronze rating and achieved…
Killdeer seventh-grader wins Dunn County Spelling Bee

  Faith Norby stood at the podium on Wednesday and took a deep breath. She was a finalist in the Dunn County Spelling Bee at Killdeer School and she had a chance to win the title. Judges asked her to…
National award celebrates expertise of Killdeer trainer

An international group has honored Sue Powers-Hartman, a trainer at North Dakota’s Killdeer Mountain Manufacturing, for her work in helping to improve electronics manufacturing practices. IPC, a global trade association that represents the electronics manufacturing industry, presented Powers-Hartman with its…
Family Learning event nets miles of childrens’ smiles

  “Awesome family fun” was the catchphrase of the evening on Feb. 15 as the Killdeer School Library hosted Prairie Public Education Services’ Wild Kratts-themed Family Learning Event.   BY PAM BOEPPLE For Dunn County Herald After students and parents…
Thirteen students inducted into Killdeer National Honor Society

  Thirteen new members have been inducted into the Killdeer High School National Honor Society. The Junior inductees include: Sydney Anderson, Danielle Benz, Corrie Dobitz, Chenneth Morlock, Trae Murray, Bridgette Reiss, and Alex Sadowsky.   BY COURTNEY VETTEL For Dunn…
The Wellness Corner

Many in the field of wellness have asked me for advice on getting in better cardiovascular shape, becoming more flexible, and increasing strength. Their next question is almost always, “and what’s the easiest, quickest way.” First, let’s acknowledge the elephant…
Community Forum

At their first meeting of 2017, the nonprofit, grassroots writing group known as Dunn County Writers addressed the changing calendar.   BY JENNIFER STRANGE For Dunn County Herald   During a Guided Writing Exercise, the scribes broke the idea of…
Honors at the 4-H Breakfast

The annual Dunn County 4-H Breakfast and Awards Banquet was Feb. 12 at the Killdeer Public School. Following the breakfast and silent auction fundraiser, the annual awards banquet was held. FOR DUNN COUNTY HERALD Mona Dressler of Marshall received a…
Dancing the night away at the local firefighters

The music was thick and the dance floor slick at the annual West Dunn Firemen’s Ball on Saturday at the Buckskin Bar & Grill in Killdeer. At top, a couple spins to the music of “Saw Dust” while another pair,…