HAT TIPS

Hello, I’m too young to remember the good old days. I guess they were in the early 1900’s. When you didn’t have snowplows and four wheel drive tractors. You didn’t have snow blowers and insulated underwear. You didn’t have front-end…
HANDY ANDY

Over last Christmas weekend, when the snow started to fall, I began to take pictures. These pictures were taken on my Windows ‘smart’ phone. From my phone, I could instantly text photos and a short video of my hand in…
Dribble from the pen

“Or the moon going in splendor, And my heart became secretly enticed, And my hand threw a kiss from my mouth, That too would have been an iniquity calling for judgment, For I would have denied God above.” “Satan has…
Daniel H. Neurohr

Daniel H. Neurohr, 65, of Dodge, N.D. died Jan. 8, 2017 at his home. Services will be held at 10 a.m. MST/11 a.m. CST on Friday, Jan. 13, 2017 at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Halliday, N.D. with Msgr. James…
WINTER SPORTS SCHEDULE

JANUARY January 6 Wrestling – Killdeer at Hettinger Tournament, TBA January 7 Girls Basketball – Killdeer at Stanley, 1:30 p.m. Wrestling – Killdeer at Hettinger Tournament, TBA January 9 Girls Basketball – Hettinger-Scranton at Killdeer, 6 p.m. January 10 Boys…
DUNN COUNTY HERALD SCOREBOARD

Region 7 Boys Standings As of 1-10-17 Mott-Regent 3-0 6-2 Dickinson Trinity 2-0 8-1 Hazen 1-0 2-3 Beulah 2-1 6-2 Heart River 2-1 6-2 New England 1-1 5-3 Hettinger/Scranton0-16-3 Bowman County 0-1 2-5 Richardton/Taylor 0-1 2-6 Glen Ullin-Hebron 0-2 3-4…
Fire marker on the mark

A sign outside the Dunn Center Fire Hall indicates that there is a low – make that lower than low – chance of wildfires. The recent snow storms have dumped several feet of snow in the area. The forecast calls…
New District Ranger set  at McKenzie  Ranger  District

Grasslands Supervisor, Bill O’Donnell, welcomes Nancy Veres as the McKenzie District Ranger in Watford City, North Dakota. Nancy graduated from Penn State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Science. Born and raised on a cattle operation in western Pennsylvania,…
BULLETIN BOARD

City of Killdeer Commission meets the first and third Mondays of the month at 5 p.m. at city hall. Alcoholics Anonymous meet every Monday night at 8 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church. Use rear entrance. Dunn County Writers meets…
Top-10 stories of 2016 – Number Nine

Making of a Murder – Part Eight We ended last week with Steven Avery making the decision to stay off the stand. Bad move. By Pat Merriman There are ONLY 2 people who know exactly what happened out at his…
Hawk’s Perch

One year ago, Rhonda and I moved to Dickinson. Our return to the Midwest has been richer than we could have imagined. By Tom Mitzel We have been truly humbled at the collegiality and support of the Dickinson community. In…
Hat Tips

Hello, It’s that time of the year again. Revolution. No, wait, resolution. That’s it. Time to set new resolutions. Although sometimes I really feel that a revolution would be simpler. By Dean Meyer But, then again, I’m not sure what…
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…
Top-10 Stories of 2016 – Number 5

DUNN COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT On February 24th, 2016 at approximately 11:20 p.m., a Dunn County Sheriff’s Deputy stopped a suspicious vehicle near the roundabout in Killdeer. FOR DUNN COUNTY HERALD Other Dunn County Deputies were also in the area and…
WINTER SPORTS SCHEDULE

JANUARY January 6 Wrestling – Killdeer at Hettinger Tournament, TBA January 7 Girls Basketball – Killdeer at Stanley, 1:30 p.m. Wrestling – Killdeer at Hettinger Tournament, TBA January 9 Girls Basketball – Hettinger-Scranton at Killdeer, 6 p.m. January 10 Boys…
Third quarter lull dooms Killdeer boys

For the first 16 minutes, Heart River got a glimpse of what type of team the Cowboys can be. With a ball-hawking, trapping defense and opportunistic offence, the Cowboys led the highly-regarded Cougars 28-22. DUNN COUNTY HERALD But in the…
BLM calls for nominations to wild horse and burro advisory board

The Bureau of Land Management today issued a call for public nominations to fill three positions on its national Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board.  FOR DUNN COUNTY HERALD To be considered for selection, nominations must be received via email…
Foolish youth  challenges blizzard and  learns lesson

Paul Silva thought he would fool his parents when he told them he wouldn’t be home for Christmas. DUNN COUNTY HERALD But Silva turned out to be the fool when he tried driving through a blizzard. “I was a damn…