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  • Bowman Parks and Recreation took home the win of $10,000 for the 2021 Community Challenge for a Shooting Range in Bowman County. Their proposal includes plans to provide a location for an archery range, clay pigeon area, and shooting range.   A shooting range will......

  • A Clear Path Forward   Building on past planning efforts, Bowman County Development Corporation (BCDC) is moving forward with the County’s next 5-year Strategic Plan. The previous Bowman County Strategic Plan, released in 2014, resulted in new initiatives, including leadership development, education for existing businesses, programs like......

  • Region gets red flag warning for fire danger Staff Report  Mar 12, 2021 Fire danger in the region brought a warning Red Flag Warning Saturday, with winds gusting to more than 40 miles per hour throughout the region. PHOTO/Brad Mosher For the second time in......

  • Feb 16, 2021 BISMARCK, ND –The North Dakota Public Service Commission (PSC)is aware that many utilities in North Dakota are experiencing controlled outages due to low temperatures,high demand for energy, and low amounts of renewable generation including wind and solar throughout the region. These outages......

  • By Brad Mosher bmosher@countrymedia.net Jan 22, 2021 Several days of near-hurricane force winds cutting across parts of Montana, North Dakota and South Dakota hammered the region and turned a small fire into a massive wildfire that consumed approximately 20,000 acres near the town of Lemmon......

  • By Brad Mosher bmosher@countrymedia.net Jan 1, 2021  Mindy Schumacher knows that she has some big shoes to fill when she takes over for retiring Sandi Tivis in January.   But, she already has learned a lot after 14 years working as the deputy auditor.  ......

  • Staff Report Dec 25, 2020 It was a parade so nice they did it twice in Rhame Friday evening.   While the weather outside was frightful (to some), nearing 20 degrees on a clear night, it just meant warm gloves and clothes were needed for......

  • Staff Report Dec 11, 2020 After being called the world’s hot spot when it came to the COVID-19 pandemic, North Dakota has seen some of the of high numbers in daily positivity rate drop to 6.9 percent by Sunday.   Just about a week earlier,......