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Mikanna Christl, Allison Bryn, Kaidence Harstad, Amelia Meester

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Alyssa Thomsen, Chelsey Olauson, Robert Fischer, Braeden Olauson, Shannon Bryn

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Rebekah Jordan, Emma Schroeder, Heather Fischer, Maggie Oberlander, Caitlin Reiten, Bethany Reiten, Jack Jordan

Area Youths Participate In District 4-H Communications Contest

LISBON, ND – ( The 4-H District Communication Arts contest was held at Lisbon High School on June 14th.  The Barnes County 4-Hers competed against neighboring counties including Ransom, Dickey, LaMoure, and Sargent. Barnes County NDSU Extension Educator Sue Milender Toppen says the contest was one of many “learn by doing” events that the...
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USACE To Host 150th Anniversary Open House At Lake Ashtabula

ST. PAUL, MN -The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is hosting an open house at Lake Ashtabula, northwest of Valley City on Saturday, July 9, in honor of the district’s 150th anniversary. The public is invited to attend the open house from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Mel Rieman...
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Spring Breeding Duck Numbers Tallied for 2016

BISMARCK, N.D. ( – The North Dakota Game & Fish Department has their annual spring breeding duck survey numbers in from May. Game & Fish Biologist Doug Leier stated that the annual survey is held to find out how many ducks have nested in North Dakota. Survey results showed that all species numbers decreased...
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White Cloud Days a Celebration of History

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – White Cloud Days were created as a celebration of the famous albino buffalo. This year will be her 20th birthday. The community of Jamestown is geared up to celebrate White Cloud’s birthday beginning July 9th with a kids’ carnival, Wild West Shoot-Out, car show, parade, and much more. The Frontier...
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