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State's top cowboys, cowgirls to compete in Watford City Friday and Saturday

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New school meals will have less calories and sodium

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As expected, enrollment numbers are up and area schools are growing.

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An explosion at an oil well site located north of Arnegard severely burned two men

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Road construction forces changes to parade route

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New family clinic to open Sept. 4

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A 22-year-old Otis Orchards, Wash., man is facing manslaughter charges, along with four other felony charges, following a hit and run south of Watford City on Aug. 14.

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Nearly 1,000 students head back to class in McKenzie County

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Sixth-seven cyclists tackle one day 100-mile ride of Maah Daah Hey Trail

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Investing in Watford City is an investment in the future according to Lutheran Social Services

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Lutheran Social Services (LSS) will soon begin construction of a new 120-unit apartment complex in Watford City pending a final decision by the Watford City City Council to allow the project to use $11 million in city revenue bonds on behalf of LSS.

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Affordable housing and daycare are problem areas that community leaders have been working tirelessly to solve.

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Annual Best of the West Ribfest sends families home with full stomachs, sticky fingers, painted faces and lots of smiles

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Best of the West Ribfest will feature more people, vendors, events, and food to Watford City this Friday

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Concerns about the dry and mild winter dissipated with the presence of a strong winter wheat crop and good spring moisture.

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August 8, 2012

Court overwhelmed

McKenzie County’s criminal cases on pace for record year

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Improvements for the Watford City Elementary School are now set to get underway

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Plant to process 100 million cubic feet of natural gas a day

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Many new residents seeking a chance to rebuild their lives

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Developers break ground on city’s newest housing subdivision

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Keeping things the same amidst change will be goal of new elementary principal

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Grocery chain expands into western North Dakota

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Plans for transportation, ETA land use to be presented at July 31 meeting

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Three arrested for making over $10,000 in counterfeit bills

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Watford City’s taxable sales increase 89 percent in first quarter of 2012

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Full rehab is being done on all 12.4 miles of County Road 10.

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The Watford City City Council found itself stepping outside its comfort zone as it approved a development agreement with Bayfront Builders for the development of the Pheasant Ridge development on the northside of Watford City.

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Joe Mrachek has been serving his community of Alexander for over 30 years in more than one capacity.

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This year’s McKenzie County Fair delivered on its promises.

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Bostick takes the reins at Arnegard Post Office

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