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5/5/2010 – News

Volume 127, Number 13           Wednesday, May 5th, 2010 Hvindens add large room for her artistic quilt creations BY CONNIE KRAPP Northern Plains Electric Jonelle Hvinden has seven sewing machines. That isn’t so remarkable, not when you consider the hundreds of quilts Hvinden has turned out over the years. But what is remarkable is that five of…

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5/5/2010 – Public Notices

  2010 CITY OF MADDOCK TAX EQUALIZATION MEETING April 20, 2010 The 2010 city of Maddock tax equalization meeting was called to order by Mayor Rodney Maddock at 7 p.m. on April 20, 2010 at city hall. Present for roll call were the following council members Kent Neppl, Lu Mathison and Larry Summers. Absent was…

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5/5/2010 – Obituaries

Obituaries Mary Feather BigTrack, 16, St. Michael Avis Flaskerud, 85, Walla Walla, Wash. Delano Gaking, 19, Grand Forks Astrid Howson, 94, Willmar, Minn. Ernest LeNoir St., 85, Howard Lake, Minn. Michael Martin, 26, Devils Lake Irving Olson, 84, Leeds Ervin Pederson, 83, Bismarck, formerly of Maddock Rev. Joseph Rangen, 92, Fergus Falls, Minn. Margaret Voeller,…

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4/28/2010 – Editorials

By Richard Peterson   For years I said the Devils Lake Outlet was a boondoggle that could not do any good because of water quality and water quality issues. After the state relaxed its water quality standards the 100 cfs outlet began sending more water out of the lake, but it’s still a trickle. Now…

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4/28/2010 – News

Volume 127, Number 12           Wednesday, April 28th, 2010 Lake continues to threaten Minnewaukan These aerial photos were taken Monday, April 19 at about 2:30 p.m. by Huck Krueger of Devils Lake in his ultralight aircraft. This photo shows the highest portion of the town, most of which is located on ground elevation 1455 or higher. The…

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4/28/2010 – Public Notices

  MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING MADDOCK CITY COUNCIL April 12, 2010 A regular meeting of the Maddock City Council was called to order by Mayor Rodney Maddock on April 12, 2010 at 7 p.m. at the council chambers at city hall. Council members present for roll call were Kent Neppl, Lu Mathison, Marilyn Allan and…

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4/28/2010 – Obituaries

Obituaries Bruce Aanderud, 59, Marysville, Calif. William "Bill" Evans, 83, Devils Lake Cecil Iverson, 75, Jamestown R. Warren Pierson, MD, 83, Minot Wendelin Reiger, 82, Devils Lake

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4/21/2010 – Editorials

By Richard Peterson   Yes, Minnewaukan has lots of problems related to flooding from the relentless rise of Devils Lake. But there are others who are also struggling. Farmers and ranchers have lost thousands and thousands of acres. The 101 Ranch headquartered on Graham’s Island had about 5,000 acres of lakebottom pastureland. It’s now all…

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4/21/2010 – News

Volume 127, Number 11           Wednesday, April 21st, 2010 She retires in Minnewaukan, but you wouldn’t know it BY LISA LAUCKNER For a "retired" person Genevieve Smith, aka Genny, of Minnewaukan, is one busy woman. She was a full-time teacher for 39 years and utilizes that experience by working as a substitute teacher. She also has a…

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4/21/2010 – Public Notices

  MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING MINNEWAUKAN CITY COUNCIL April 6, 2010 A regular meeting of the Minnewaukan City Council was held April 6, 2010 at 5:30 p.m. in the Minnewaukan City Library. Present were Mayor Trish McQuoid; council members Mark Motis, Rita Staloch, Steve Huffman and Shane Monda; Auditor Deb Trnka; city maintenance man Ward…

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