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City’s first Pumpkin Patch to be open Saturdays and Sundays until Halloween

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Watford City, McKenzie County could see up to 40 percent of state’s projected oil production job growth

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Volunteer firemen relish their job in spite of stress

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History was made on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015, when Daniel El-Dweek officially became the second district judge to serve in North Dakota’s Northwest Judicial District,

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Board approves 14.24 percent General Fund levy increase

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Former Watford City man faced 11 charges including murder for hire, murder conspiracy and solicitation and heroin dealing

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Goal is to offer adult programs, undergraduate and graduate degrees to students from Watford City campus

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McKenzie County continues to lead North Dakota in oil, gas production

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A routine traffic stop by Dylan Bostic, a Watford City Police Department detective, on the evening of Saturday, Sept. 12, turned out to be anything but routine.

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Excessive speed, driving impaired, distracted drivers and lack of seat belt use combine for deadly accidents

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Watford City has seen its population grow 88 percent from 2010 to 2013

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Landfill takes delivery of 62-ton trash compactor

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Cloud life-flighted to St. Alexius Hospital

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Schmitz charged with two misdemeanors

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Work concentrates on storm water drain system, Cherry Creek Bridge and pedestrian underpass

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Of $170 million in budget requests, nearly $101.9 million going to roads and bridges

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Chili Cook-off, parade, barbecue, street dance among weekend’s events

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Watford City motorists will soon see less detour signs and can finally start to look forward to a fall season with less roadwork.

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National Guard honors principal elementary school with two awards

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Watford City schools to hold early-release day every other Wednesday

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$15 million expansion to add 42,000 square feet to existing school

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Visit puts McKenzie County Healthcare Systems in the national spotlight

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School to open in January of 2016, Events Center about 20 percent finished

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Enrollment to top 1,400 students in Watford City

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August 19, 2015

Harvest in full swing

McKenzie County farmers seeing close to average yields

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Robert Cox led Sheriff’s deputies on a 25-mile chase, narrowly missing two semi trucks on U.S. Highway 85

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August 11, 2015

Gone in two hours

Rib lovers devour over 5,000 pounds of ribs at Ribfest

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Larger building projects will be subject o additional project review fee

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“No-show” jurors force judge to find seven citizens to fill jury seats

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