Area News

4/21/2010 – Obituaries

Obituaries  Elaine Engstrom, 95, Leeds Delphine Gibbs, 81, Rugby Celina IronHawk, 85, S. Michael Lois Lannoye, 82, Minot Signe Ness, 93, Benson, Minn. Bob Sage, 62, Casa Grande, Ariz. Virgil Smeltzer, 67, Leeds Voilet Smith, 92, Maddock Mary Thompson, 82, St. Michael

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4/14/2010 – News

Volume 127, Number 10           Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 Minnewaukan native in charge of advanced technology in Iraq The following article concerns Colorado National Guard Maj. Tod Fenner, a 1988 graduate of Minnewaukan High School. He is a brother of Ann Sears of Maddock and the son of Mary Neis of Devils Lake and the late Mel…

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4/14/2010 – Public Notices

    OFFICIAL PROCEEDINGS OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS BENSON COUNTY NORTH DAKOTA March 16, 2010 The Benson County commissioners met in regular session on Tuesday, March 16, 2010 at 9 a.m. in the commissioners’ room of the Benson County Courthouse, Minnewaukan, ND. Commissioners present were Jason Lee, Curtis Hvinden, Lowell Haagenson, David Davidson…

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4/14/2010 – Obituaries

Obituaries   Elix Brown, infant, Fort Totten Donald Gette, 76, Woodbury, Minn. Ethel Jacobson, 98, Devils Lake Darlyne Reiger, 81, Devils Lake Raymond Thompson, 97, San Marcos, Calif.

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4/14/2010 – Editorials

By Richard Peterson   Writing in the Traill County Tribune at Mayville, Myrna Lyng told of a list of "The World’s Shortest Books." Here are some of the books on that list: "My Plan to Find the Real Killers" by O.J. Simpson. "101 Spotted Owl Recipes" by the EPA. "Gun Safety" by Dick Cheney. "Beauty…

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4/7/2010 – Editorials

By Richard Peterson   I got this in an e-mail from a reader: Here is the Washington Post’s Mensa Invitational which once again asked readers to take any word from the dictionary and alter it by adding, subtracting, or changing one letter and supplying a new definition. Here are the winners: 1. Cashtration (n.): The…

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4/7/2010 – News

Volume 127, Number 9           Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 Leeds family named Unsung Heroes BY ANNE-MARIT BERGSTROM Devils Lake Journal Darlene and Lyle Dodds of rural Leeds are the recipients of the Unsung Hero Award for March of 2010. Presently, two of their three sons, Sergeant First Class David Dodds and Sergeant Josh Dodds, are serving as…

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4/7/2010 – Public Notices

    MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING WARWICK SCHOOL BOARD January 12, 2010 The Warwick School Board met Tuesday afternoon, January 12, 2010 in the computer lab. Present were Gravdahl, Cavanaugh, Black, Thiele and McKelvey. Others present were Principal Jacobson, Superintendent Guthrie, Darcie Delorme, Donna Black and Business Manager Carol Walford. Addition to the agenda was…

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4/7/2010 – Obituaries

Obituaries Olive Asleson, 69, Devils Lake Eva Ose Cook, 92, Hemet, Calif. Doug Fontaine, 88, Grand Forks Elva Gutschmidt, 81, Gackle Firemann Legried, 92, Bismarck, formerly of Maddock Ruth Watson, 86, Bismarck

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3/31/2010 – Editorials

By Richard Peterson The stock market has had a pretty good run the past few months. The employment situation in the US is improving. Things aren’t nearly as bad as they were a year ago. The stimulus package passed by the Obama Administration will kick into high gear this summer. You’re going to see vastly…

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