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…
KHS Class of ‘67 Celebrates 50th Reunion!

KHS Class of 1967 alumni and their guests gathered in Killdeer July 2, 3, and 4 to celebrate their 50th reunion. The Buckskin Banquet hall, hosting 48 diners, took on a vintage look Sunday night complete with bowls of nostalgic…
Singing For A Cause

Ben Rutabara came to St. John’s Lutheran Church, in Killdeer, over a year ago. He is an outstanding contemporary singer and songwriter, and his one goal is to praise God. Nicole Nowitzki Dunn County Herald Recently, he approached his church…
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…
Totally engaged: In Reading Fun …

Killdeer Public Library Summer Reading Program has come to a close. It was an amazing season filled with crafts, snacks, lessons, books, and adventures themed around camping. The final day was held at the Killdeer Aquatic and Wellness Center, and…
The Dunn County Herald E-Edition for 7-7-17

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High Plains Adventures 2017

View the online version of our 2017 High Plains Adventures publication here! Just click on the “Click to read” button in the center of the image below to view.
It’s Rodeo time in Killdeer

It’s an authentic tradition approaching its centennial mark – a true slice of Americana, and it’s happening next week in Killdeer. For nearly 100 years the Killdeer Mountain Round-up Rodeo has entertained families at the start of summer, sometimes at…
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…
Killdeer native Brady Pelton completes UND Law School Degree

Killdeer native Brady Pelton recently graduated with a Juris Doctor degree from the University of North Dakota School of Law. He celebrated the completion of his three-year legal education at the Law School Commencement Ceremony on May 6, 2017 at…
Killdeer music students enjoy trip to New Orleans

On May 29, Killdeer music teacher, Abby Oase, took 26 students and 11 adult chaperones on a 36 hour journey to New Orleans, Louisana (NOLA) for an amazing musical tour. By Nicole Nowitzki DunnCounty Herald This 4000 mile adventure allowed…
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…
PHOTOS: Crowd gathers for 3rd Annual Fly-In/Drive-In

Dispite some early rain showers, the show went on   Nicole Nowitzki Dunn County Herald The 3rd annual Fly- In/Drive-In was held at the Dunn County Airport Weydahl Field in Killdeer on Saturday, June 17th. “The annual Fly-In was created…
Future Hall of Famers: T-Ball takes to the diamond in Killdeer

The first T-Ball scrimmage was held last week, and the field was filled with 3-6 year olds that were learning the fun of the game. Nicole Nowitzki Dunn County Herald At the beginning, Coaches Heather Travis and Louis Dobitz were…
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,…