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November 6, 2013

Growing to meet demand

U.S. Postal Service plans to expand Post Office to meet area’s growth

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McKenzie County veteran has no regrets in answering the call to service

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The possible sites for a new high school to meet Watford City’s growing student numbers has been narrowed from four to two.

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In-town delivery and new routes proposed to help deal with congestion at the Watford City Post Office.

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The ANOVA Family Health Center has found a permanent facility and is getting ready to celebrate its Grand Opening on Nov. 1, from 2 to 6 p.m.

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McKenzie County leads state in oil and natural gas production

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Heavy rains force county to enforce load limits

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New facility will result in increased sewer rates

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The opening of Cash Wise grocery store, Cash Wise Liquor, and Alco was only the beginning for the South Park Plaza development.

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McKenzie County Commissioners enforce a load restriction on county roads until the rains stop

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October 16, 2013

Shuffling of businesses

Taylor Ag and S & S Motors move to new locations

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A Minot-based FBI agent was shot, but not seriously injured, while executing a search warrant east of Watford City.

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Mill levy will generate an additional $2.8 million for district

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Watford City EDC is one of 30 finalists for Bush Foundation grant

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Watford’s sales climb to $51 million as state’s sales slow

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Courthouse renovations forces offices to relocate

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There is now a light at the end of the tunnel,” stated Brent Sanford, Watford City mayor, at the groundbreaking of the first phase of the U.S. Highway 85 bypass around Watford City. “Our cries have been heard and our needs are being met. This project will mean a huge release in pressure for this community.”

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Study: Two McKenzie County areas lacking adequate ambulance service

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Hunters find body of man missing since July

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Proposal affecting 40 square miles would be the first in the Bakken and the largest unitized field in the county

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