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No Charges Following Maple Valley School District Vote

TOWER CITY, ND – No one will be prosecuted following a state crime bureau investigation into potential election tampering in a January school bond vote in the Maple Valley School district.  Barnes County state’s attorney Carl Martineck says the B-C-I agent who interviewed poll workers about people making improper statements to sway the vote...
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Northern Plains Electric

Northern Plains Electric Operation Round Up Grants Approved

CARRINGTON, N.D. ( – At their March Meeting, the Northern Plains Electric Operation Round Up Board of Directors approved grants totaling $10,650 to help support numerous causes. Operation Round Up allows funds to be raised for these grants. Members of Northern Plains Electric Cooperative voluntarily elect to have their electric bills rounded up to...
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FARRMS Hosting First Summit On Local Foods

MEDINA, N.D. ( – FARRMS in Medina will be hosting a new networking session feature local food farmers from Tuesday, April 14th through Wednesday, April 15th. The session will allow individuals to learn about CSA’s, or Community Supported Agriculture, farmers markets, and farm direct sales from the farmers who grow local foods. The main...
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Far right Sister Marguerita outside the KOVC studio on her 100th birthday. Far left Sister Marlyss. Photo by Steve Urness.

Sister Marguerita Celebrates 100 Years

VALLEY CITY, ND ( Sister Marguerita was born on April 6 1915 in Spring Valley, Illinois. She was born 24 hours before singer/actress Billie Holiday. When she was only one month old, Babe Ruth hit his first career home run off pitcher Jack Warhop on May 6 1915. Sister Marguerita Guarneri has a good...
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