Local EMT honored by group for dedication

Dunn County Emergency Manager Denise Brew takes Emergency Medical Services seriously. And that attitude was one of the reasons why Brew was awarded the Siren Award from the North Dakota EMS Association. Brew was honored on April 8 at an…
Killdeer city commissioner receives award for leadership

Killdeer City Commissioner Anita Mjolhus received the 110% Award at the Municipal Government Academy awards ceremony during the North Dakota League of Cities’ “March Madness” workshop on March 28-29 in Mandan. “This is a great honor for a city official,”…
A stroke of tribute

Family military ties inspires Killdeer student  in VFW poster contest With a delicate stroke of a surgeon, Kurtlyn Hall captures life images onto the canvas. And with bold strokes, she brings those images to life. The senior from Killdeer High…
Killdeer HOSA Chapter to host blood drive

The Killdeer HOSA Chapter is looking for some heroes. The students will be hosting the Killdeer Community Blood Drive on Monday, May 8 from 1-6 p.m. in the wrestling room. They are working with Unitd Blood Services. This will be…
Flea Market Extravaganza to raise funds for HOSA students

The local HOSA chapter is hosting the First Annual Dunn County Flea Market Extravaganza as a fund-raising event to help Kassidee Willis and Celeste Musick with the expenses for their trip to the International HOSA (Future Health Professionals) Leadership Conference…
Things To Come

City Wide Cleanup Week in Killdeer gets started on April 15. The city landfull will be open from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on April 15 and from 4-6 p.m. on April 19. There will be no charge during the week, except…
Court Case Filings

New Criminal Case Filings: Beck, Lena T. (Possession of Drug Paraphernalia); Eagle, Virgil S. (DUI in excess of .16); Gales, Gary G. (DUS); Gentle, Amanda R. (Reckless Endangerment, Possession of marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia); Gentle, Travis M. (Reckless Endangerment,…
Tornado-warning system  scheduled for Wednesday

A test of the tornado warning system is scheduled to be issued around 10:15 a.m. on Wednesday, April 26. The test will be conducted throughout North Dakota, but Dunn County communities will also be testing the sirens, said Denise Brew,…
Killdeer student is a finalist for state FFA Star in Agribusiness

The North Dakota Star Awards represent the best of the best among hundreds of North Dakota State FFA Degree recipients. Finalists for the award have mastered skills in production, finance, management and/or research. Each year one member with the best…
Killdeer-Halliday schools  agree on Co-op agreement

Junior high school and senior high school students from Halliday will be attending Killdeer public School next year, based on a Cooperative Joint Education program between the two school districts. The boards of education from each district agreed on the…
The Dunn County Herald E-Edition for 4-21-17

View the 4-21-17 Dunn County Herald E Edition here! Just click on the “Click to read” button in the center of the image below to view. Click Here for the E Editions Archive   Having trouble viewing? Try using Chrome…
A kid’s carnival of colors

Little Barry Roundy had a green smile Wednesday morning. And that smile stretched from ear-to-ear as he participated in a ancient tradition of coloring Easter eggs. By Bryan Gallegos Roundy was among about a dozen children who dyed eggs that…
Cops on lookout for underage drinking

North Dakota law enforcement will be watching closely for underage drinking throughout April and May as part of the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign. With the onset of spring in North Dakota, several high school activities like prom,…
Killdeer students qualify for FBLA nationals

Killdeer High School students Maleah Schmeling and Elissa Steffan are going to nationals this summer. The two members of the school’s Future Business Leaders of America chapter qualified for the National Leadership Conference set for this summer in Anaheim, Calif.…
Dunn Center employee honored

Al Garness, maintenance for the city of Dunn Center, received the innovator award at the Municipal Government Academy awards ceremony during the North Dakota League of Cities’ “March Madness” workshop held March 28-29 in Mandan. “This is a great honor…
Dancing with Dad

Landry and Audrey Dvorak dance with their dad, Westen, at the Boots and Bling Daddy-Daughter  dance at the High Plains Cultural Center on April 8.
Dunn County Writers on Prairie Public Radio’s ‘Main Street’

If you’re interested in hearing what your neighbors write about life in western North Dakota and beyond, tune your radios to Prairie Public’s “Main Street” program on the afternoon of Tuesday, April 18. That’s when excerpts from the Dunn County…
Making some music

Claire McFadden, above, plays the flute during the Music Festival at Killdeer School on April 8. Kaleb Eberline plays the chimes at the event. Approximately 200 students from 12 school from around the state participated in the daylong event.
Court Case Filings

New Criminal Case Filings: Boyce, Scott C. (DUI); Gyzeny, Cody M. (DUI); Kautzman, Dustin D. (Possessing methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, fraudulent practice in urine testing, and DUS); Miller, Shannon L. (Unlawful Delivery of alcohol to a minor); Morgan, Darryl B. (Distribution…
Killdeer FFA Chapter announces new officers

On April 3, the Killdeer FFA Chapter held their monthly meeting and also held their Chapter Officer Election. The candidates were all interviewed by a nomination committee that consisted of two school faculty members, two Killdeer FFA Alumni members, and…