Killdeer FFA competes in Winter Contest

FFA News On March 2nd, members of the Killdeer FFA Chapter competed at the Turtle Lake-Mercer-McClusky Winter Contest. It was another successful day for the members both individually and for the teams. Livestock Judging The Livestock Judging Team earned a…
Girls Scouts to celebrate Girl Scout Week starting March 12

Every year, Girl Scout councils across the nation celebrate National Girl Scout Week, a time to celebrate Girl Scouts as ground-breakers, big thinkers, and role models. This annual tradition is proudly celebrated each March starting with Girl Scout Sunday and…
Dakota Datebook

Doctor Reilly is Jailed by Merry Helm March 4, 2019 — About this time in 1911, the town of Milton and the surrounding communities were reeling from a series of events that led to the murder trial of one of…
High Plains hosts Chili Cook-off March 9

The High Plains Community Center will be hosting its third annual Chili Cook-off March 9 at 10 a.m. in Killdeer. The contestants will start preparing their dishes at 10 a.m. and must be ready for both the judges and public…
Killdeer FFA finds success in Beulah contest

FFA news On Feb. 23, members of the Killdeer FFA Chapter traveled to Beulah for the West River Winter CDE Contest. It was a successful day for the teams competing. In the Ag. Sales CDE, the team earned an 8th…
Senior Living 2019

View the online version of our 2019 Senior Living guide here! Just click in the center of the image to view.  
Fritel, Jaggi spell their way to state ‘Bee’

Andrew Fritel and Jacob Jaggi will be going to Bismarck March 18 for the state shampionships after winning the Dunn County berths in a competition Feb. 13. The spellers were the top finishers out of a field of 14 competitors.…
Killdeer chapter participating in National FFA Week until Saturday

The Killdeer FFA Chapter will celebrate National FFA Week, Feb.16-23, 2019. This FFA Week embraces more than 91 years of FFA traditions while looking forward to the organization’s future. Nearly 670,000 members will participate in National FFA Week activities at…
Dakota Datebook

Red River Valley University written by Merry Helm February 25, 2019 — In his poem, “Reborn,” Bishop Ralph Spaulding Cushman wrote: Deaf, dumb, and blind, I walked His earth, I breathed His air, a thankless clod, Until that blessed summer’s…
Killdeer FFA succeeds in Stanley

Twelve members of the Killdeer FFA Chapter competed in the Livestock Evaluation, Agronomy, and Agricultural Sales Career Development Events (CDEs) Feb. 2 in Stanley. It was an excellent first contest to start off the judging season. These events provide valuable…
Dakota Datebook

HR Bill No. 2593 by Christina Campbell February 11, 2019 — In 1861, Dakota Territory included portions of present-day Montana, Idaho and Wyoming. As each region became separate territories, it appeared that the borders of the three future states failed…
4-H breakfast cooks up donations

The 4-H breakfast fundraiser Feb. 10 raised more than $5,000 at the Killdeer Public School lunchroom, between the breakfast and silent auction. More than 250 people attended the event. The proceeds are going towards funding 4-H events through out the…
Country Neighbors – Winter 2019

View the online version of our Winter 2019 Country Neighbors publication here! Just click in center of the image to view. 
Sheriff deputies visit Halliday for lunch

The Dunn County Sheriff brought three deputies with him Jan. 29 to help serve lunch at Halliday School. Staff Report According to Sheriff Gary Kuhn, the visit is part of a plan to go to local schools at least twice…
Halliday Community annual Valentine banquet

The Halliday Eighth Annual Community Valentine banquet will be held Feb. 14 at 6 p.m. at the Halliday City Hall. The meal, consisting of roasted prime rib, mashed potatoes, side dishes, and dessert, will be served at 6 p.m., with…
Halliday student earns fall honors at Minot State

Halliday’s Rave Rabbithead was one of 308 students at Minot State University named to the Vice President for Academic Affairs’ Honor Roll for fall 2018. Staff Report Students who earned a term grade point average of 3.5-3.79 while enrolled for…
Daily steps to keep your heart healthy

Heart disease is a formidable foe. According the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, heart disease accounts for nearly 25 percent of all deaths in the United States each year. Staff Report Issues relating to the heart affect both men…