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City's centennial to run from June 26 through 29

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ConocoPhillips to locate regional headquarters in new development

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Watford invests $10 million in two new water towers

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New terminal building, parking apron expansion planned

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More than a week after a tornado takes away their home, the Spencers talk about what is next for them

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Watford City voters to decide fate of city sales tax, county voters asked to narrow the slate of candidates running for sheriff, county commission

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It was a bad day for drug users and a very good day for the McKenzie County Sheriff’s Department

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Lt. Gov. says more emergency shelters needed

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Freak thunderstorm dumps softball-size hail, heavy rains across area from Arnegard to Watford City

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New healthcare facility dependent upon passage of city sales tax

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Farmers making progress in finishing seeding

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Long-time principal retires from school district

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Ground broken for new Watford City Southeast Bypass

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Bakken drilling activity expected to last a long, long time

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Watford City Community Events Center may halt planning if Roughrider Fund receives no more city sales tax support

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With taller buildings, apartment complexes, hotels and more people residing in Watford City than ever before.

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This Saturday, anyone who calls McKenzie County the place where they live or work, is being asked to join in the third annual Pick Up The Patch clean-up event.

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The North Dakota Department of Transportation is providing $10 million to assist Watford City pave reroute bypass

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McKenzie County’s taxable sales show 10.79 percent growth from 2012

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On Thursday, May 1, after months of anticipation, the city’s first fast food restaurant with a drive-through, Taco John’s, opened its doors and its service counter to area residents.

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The McKenzie County School District No. 1 is taking one step at a time toward going vertical with the new high school.

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The McKenzie County Farmer won the General Excellence award, as well as the Overall Design Excellence award, along with 28 other awards in advertising, writing and photography during the 128th Annual North Dakota Newspaper Convention in Bismarck.

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Watford City voters to decide on increasing, continuing city sales tax in June 10 election

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Roundabout is an option at junction of U.S. Highway 85 and Main Street

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Spring seeding off to a slow start

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Builders say more than 1,000 housing units will be available by the end of 2014

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Less than one year after the City of Arnegard and Arnegard Holdings approved an agreement that all city sewage would be piped south of town to the company’s man camp site for treatment and disposal, they have mutually decided to reverse the agreement.

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County Commissioner, Sheriff races draw a field of candidates

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