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Fire Damages Historic Church At Bonanzaville

WEST FARGO, N.D. (AP) – An early morning fire in West Fargo has heavily damaged a historic church on the grounds of Bonanzaville Pioneer Village. Fire Chief Roy Schatschneider says the fire at St. John’s Lutheran Church was reported shortly before 4:30 a.m. on Sunday July 20. Schatschneider says there’s “severe fire damage” to...
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Beulah Postmaster Charged With Misappropriation of Funds

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – A North Dakota postmaster accused of collecting emergency salary advances he had authorized for his employees says he will plead guilty. Edmund Sharp IV is charged in federal court with misappropriation of postal funds and false statements. He faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison. Prosecutors say the...
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State Fair Fun In Minot Now Through July 26

MINOT, N.D. ( The State Fair is underway in Minot. State Fair manager Renae Korslien says visitors will notice a few new rides and more of them to enjoy this year. She says the 4-H and commercial craft exhibits are on display inside the State Fair Center. She says the N.D. Game & Fish...
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Senator Heitkamp Announces Nearly $300,000 To Support Tongue River Construction Project

PEMBINA, N.D. ( – North Dakota U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp has announced that Pembina Water Resource Distrct will receive $294,000 to complete ongoing work at the Renwick Dam on the Tongue River. The Renwick Dam provides flood protection to Cavalier and other downstream communities. Originally built in the 1950′s was recently designated as a...
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