Office closed Friday, Nov. 17

The Dunn County Herald office will be closed Friday, Nov. 17 while the staff is at regional meeting for the day. Thank you and we will be open next week on Monday, Nov. 20 at 8:30 a.m.
Medora’s 15th Annual Hot Air Balloon Rally

(Medora, ND) – The Theodore Roosevelt Medora Foundation (TRMF) is excited to announce that the 15th Annual Medora Hot Air Balloon Rally, and 3rd Annual Badlands Kite Fest, will take place Saturday, September 9 and Sunday, September 10. The rally…
Business Tricks: Dollars and Sense

Last week, I let you all in on the secret of how I became a millionaire. Didn’t I? I thought I did. Well, for starters, I can tell you that I’m not a millionaire, nor will I be one any…
Social Security Matters

Dear Rusty:  My friend and I, both very recently widowed, were discussing our future and, based upon the suggestion of other friends, need to explore applying to Social Security for survivor’s benefits.  We’ve tried to research this online and by…
2017 TREES AWARDS

Bottineau – The annual Trees Bowl and Awards Ceremony, sponsored by the North Dakota Forest Service and North Dakota State University, will recognize North Dakota’s forty-eight Tree City USA communities, two Tree Campus USAs, and one Tree Line USA this…
Killdeer FFA closes out ‘regular season’

The Killdeer FFA closed the last “regular season” winter contest with a bang on March 11 in Carrington. The Livestock Judging team consisting of Katelin Chinn, Rachel Voigt, Iris Dukart, and Nathan Sadowsky earned a 10th-place Silver rating. Individually, Katelin…
The Wellness Corner

New Year, New You. I was recently listening to a podcast by triathlete Rich Roll who was interviewing one of my favorite musicians Travis Barker when Barker said something the resonated with me. Travis said, “Dreams don’t work unless you…
Dribble from the Pen

“You have made Your people experience hardship; You have given us wine to drink that makes us stagger. You have given a banner to those who fear You, That it may be displayed because of the truth.” BY RAY DRUCKENMILLER…
Rest of the Story

Comedian Ronnie White pokes fun at people who wander out during hurricanes, “It ain’t THAT the wind is blowin’, it’s WHAT the wind is blowin’.” I thought about that when my wife decided to drive south to get supplies for…
High School Sports Cancelled due to extreme weather conditions

Due to the extremely low temperatures forecasted for Saturday- we have many changes to our extracurricular event schedules which are detailed below.  All of the changes have been made on the rSchoolToday calendar.  Please, help us spread the word to…
Here comes the County Fair!

This year’s Dunn County Fair kicks off with one of the biggest barrel races in western North Dakota on Sunday.  Last year there were over two hundred entries. This year there will be four barrel race divisions: Open 4D, Seniors,…