Killdeer FFA competes in Bismarck event

Submitted story The Killdeer FFA Parliamentary Procedure Team competed at the ND State Leadership Development Event Day held on November 20th in Bismarck. The team earned their spot to compete at state after claiming the District 8 Parliamentary Procedure Championship.…
Killdeer Area Dollars for Scholars seek donations

Submitted The Killdeer Area Dollars for Scholars is looking for donors to support our local graduates. We are a 501C(3) non-profit community based organization which distributes scholarships to students graduating from Killdeer. If you’re passionate about strengthening the community, it…
Upcoming Events

Friday, Nov. 29 No events   Saturday, Nov. 30 No events   Sunday, Dec. 1 No events   Monday, Dec. 2 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Cheerleader practice at cafeteria 12:20 p.m. CPR Training at wrestling room 7 p.m. KPTA…
One-Act Wonder: Play focuses on Appalachian cave-in

By Brad Mosher The Herald Killdeer became part of Appalachia Saturday. The one-cat play dinner theater kept up the theme with a southern-inspired menu for the dinner part of the theater at 6 p.m., and then on the stage, watched…
Dakota Datebook

Black Fox written by Merry Helm November 18, 2019 — Breathtaking hills, valleys and grassy buttes surround the town of Linton, southeast of Bismarck. East of town, stallions run with their bands of mares. They are Nokotas, the North Dakota…
Pipeline company makes local donation

Dakota Access Pipeline, LLC is donating $20,000 to each Emergency Management Agency across North Dakota in the seven counties through which the pipeline travels, totaling $140,000. With the aim of helping first responders, each county is encouraged to use the…
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Ladbury Church Saved written by Merry Helm November 15, 2019 — The village of Sibley, on Lake Ashtabula, was formed in 1954, the same year that Karnak, named for an Egyptian king, closed its post office. They had in common…
Local veterans honored with an appreciation dinner in Killdeer

Staff Report Dozens of people came to the Ezra Barrows Post 46 of the American Legion Tuesday evening for a meal to appreciate the veterans who have served their country in uniform over many years. Some of the veterans retired…
Upcoming Events

Friday, Nov. 8 TBA, Regional Volleyball playoffs, TBD 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Cheerleader practice at cafeteria 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Basketball Cheerleader Tryouts 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Optimist 4th G BBB at old gym   Saturday, Nov.…
Dakota Datebook

Bumper Ballots written by Jayme L. Job November 7, 2019 — A strangely unique political ploy was reported from Bottineau on this day in 1910. The ploy was enacted by the Democratic headquarters that city, and was discovered and reported…
Country Neighbors – Fall 2019

View the online version of our Fall 2019 Country Neighbors publication here!   Just click in the center of the image below to view.  
Land ownership program scheduled twice in November at Legion post

Anyone interested in land ownership will have an opportunity to learn more about it during a pilot program called Land 101 that North Dakota State University Extension’s Dunn County office is hosting in November. Land 101 will be held at…
Bulletin Board

City of Killdeer Commission meets the first and third Mondays of the month at 5 p.m. at city hall. City of Halliday Commission meets the second Monday of the month at 6 p.m. at city hall. City of Halliday Park…
Being in the dark can cause health problems

By Julie Garden-Robinson Food and Nutrition Specialist NDSU Extension We’ve reached the point in autumn when many of us leave home for work in the dark and return to our homes in the dark. We are not necessarily working on…
Dakota Datebook

State Mill and Elevator written by Merry Helm October 30, 2019 — On this date in 1922, Governor Rangvold Nestos pushed a button that officially started the machinery of the soon-to-be-completed North Dakota Mill and Elevator in downtown Grand Forks.…
Upcoming Events

Thursday, Oct. 31 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Halloween Carnival at the High Plains Community Center, 194 Central Ave. S in Killdeer. There will be dinner, prizes, Trunk or Treat and games. The event is being hosted by the Killdeer…