Local Fire District fire trucks busy battling drought

The word blessed is an understatement when it comes to our local first responders! The West Dunn Fire District, Killdeer Area Ambulance Service, Killdeer Police Department, and Dunn County Sheriff’s Office have the most incredible staff and volunteers around! Nicole…
Recalling The Hail Storm of July 10, 2016

It would be impossible to forget the hail storm of 2016. This town was turned upside-down, but this is not a story of the downtrodden. This is a story of a town that came together and showed why it’s so…
Local Banker Graduates

Dan Aichele, Killdeer Office Manager with First International Bank and Trust in Killdeer, North Dakota recently graduated from the Dakota School of Banking sponsored by the North Dakota Bankers Association (NDBA) and endorsed by the South Dakota Bankers Association (SDBA).…
Criminal Case Filings

New Criminal Case Filings: Beeler, Montgomery E. (DUS); Bornstedt, Jason L. (Possession of drug paraphernalia); Book, Wesley A. (DUI and DUS); Butcher, Levi K. (Duty upon striking highway fixture); Davis, Trenton J. (Game and fish violation); Gatke, Arthur (Game and…
The Dunn County Herald E-Edition for 7-14-17

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Killdeer Chief of Police asks for help in finding fugative

If you have any information, please call the Killdeer Police Department at 701-764-5678 or use the text-tip line at701-404-8019.   The Killdeer Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a person of interest in an on-going investigation…
Keeping our Service Dogs safe

Killdeer Area Ambulance Service in collaboration with Dr. Kim Brummond, of West Dakota Veterinary Clinic, hosted a free K9 Officer Narcan Training. Officer McKenzie Spack and K9 Abel (Killdeer P.D.), Deputy Fred Whittingham (Dunn County Sheriff Office), Officer Cori Lee…
Livestock nitrate poisoning risk increases during drought

Livestock are at higher risk of nitrate poisoning during a drought, according to North Dakota State University Extension Service range and livestock specialists. Nitrate poisoning may occur if livestock eat drought-stressed crops and forages, which can accumulate nitrates. Feeding drought-stressed…
Criminal Case Filings

New Criminal Case Filings: Hastings, Nikolas T. (Theft, felony); Moline, Isaac J. (Aggravated Assault); Powers, Kevin J. (Aggravated assault); Robinson, Sandra C. (Possession of methamphetamine and paraphernalia); Schlabach, Jake R. (Possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia); Schultz, Benjamin W. (DUI…
The Dunn County Herald E-Edition for 7-7-17

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Heitkamp says ‘drought may be a more dire situation’

The region is currently in one of the worst droughts since the 1980s, and according to some producers U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., has spoken with, this may be a more dire situation. By Cole Benz Dunn County Herald The…
Criminal Case Filings

New Criminal Case Filings: Fleming, Eric C. (Violation of burn ban); Green, Elijah J. (DUS); Richau, Matthew J. (DUI); Maestas, Rachel (Aggravated assault & felonious restraint); Mills, Leslie J. (DUI); Olivera, Dustin L. (False reports to law enforcement, possession of…
The Dunn County Herald E-Edition for 6-30-17

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Shots fired in Killdeer

On June 26, 2017, the Killdeer Police Department was called to an alleged armed encounter involving multiple suspects just south of the Killdeer ballfield with an additional report of shots-fired to 911. This particular incident may be related to an…
Fire Emergency and Burn Ban includes fireworks for Dunn County

The Dunn County Department of Emergency Services has been in consultation with local fire departments and the County Commissioners. The County Commissioners have declared a Fire Emergency and Burn Ban to include a ban on ignition of fireworks, garbage burning,…
Future Farmers of America Alumni Chaper growing strong

Future Farmers of America is an outstanding program that builds leadership in agricultural education. After seeing the paper filled with FFA achievements last week, it’s necessary to recognize another branch of the Killdeer FFA. Nicole Nowitzki Dunn County Herald The…