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Wahpeton puts South away in first duel

A hungry team of Wahpeton wrestlers made quick work of the short- handed Fargo South Bruins on Tuesday, Nov. 21. The Huskies claimed four pins and plenty of open weights in the 63- 12 season opener. "Fargo South's numbers are down. Injuries and illness have affected them. We have a young team and I

DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-22 18:00:00

McCann, Bohn appointed to council

Rory McCann, above left, is sworn in as a member of the Wahpeton City Council by Assistant City Attorney Brittany Hatting. McCann has the option to run for election in 2018. The Wahpeton City Council will once again have nine sitting members. With unanimous votes, 6-0 each, the council approved two

DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-22 18:00:00

'We still have to be careful'

One student's comments about committing a school shooting remains under investigation by administrators at Richland 44 High School in Colfax, North Dakota. Principal Bruce Anderson said he and the Richland School Board are working together, gathering facts about the comments, allegedly made at schoo


Shop local during Small Business Saturday

Don't forget to shop local. Small Business Saturday is coming up Saturday, Nov. 25 and we urge all area residents to support our local small businesses. Get your stamped cards filled up for the Dash For Cash promotion at participating businesses. Our first drawing will be held Monday, Dec. 4. Drop o


Council approves union labor contract

The Breckenridge City Council approved a two-year contract for labor between the city and the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local Union 210 during the council's meeting Monday, Nov. 20, after recommendation from the personnel committee. The contract will be fo

DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-22 18:00:00

North Dakota senators nominate 11 to service academies

WASHINGTON - Sens. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., and John Hoeven, R-N.D., have nominated 11 North Dakota students to the nation's military service academies. Heitkamp's nominations include: Morgan Adams, Wahpeton, to the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. She is a graduate of Richland 44 H


Nightlights Support Group holds monthly meeting

BEMIDJI -- Nightlights, a non-denominational support group for anyone who has a loved one with mental illness, will hold its monthly meeting from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 27, in the St. Elizabeth room of St. Philip's Church, at Seventh Street and Beltrami Avenue in Bemidji. For more information,

BEMIDJI PIONEER - 2017-11-22 11:31:00

Take pride in community you created

To the citizens of Wyndmere, I am writing to share my thoughts about my recent visit to your community. I am the uncle of Colette Barton. We were in the community as a result of the sudden death of her husband. The residents of Wyndmere exemplify the tremendous value of living in a small agricultura

DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 16:00:00

Russian ballet's national tour stopping in East Texas

The Russian Grand Ballet will perform "The Nutcracker" live at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 8 at the Crockett Civic Center.COURTESY PHOTO CROCKETT - The Piney Woods Fine Arts Association is pleased to announce that The Russian Grand Ballet will be performing The Nutcracker live at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 8 at the Cr

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS - 2017-11-22 22:46:00

Man wanted for fleeing scene of accident that caused injury

MADISONVILLE, Tex. (KBTX) - The Madisonville Police Department needs your help finding a hit and run suspect. A felony warrant has been issued for 24-year-old Lanarron Green. Green is wanted for leaving the scene of an accident that left one person hurt. It happened earlier this month, but a report

KBTX.COM - 2017-11-22 23:25:00

Calls for help in honoring fallen DPS Trooper from Madisonville

MADISONVILLE, Tex. (KBTX) - The Chamber of Commerce in West Texas city of Monahans, as well as the Chamber of Commerce in Madisonville are calling for the public's help. They want to honor a fallen DPS Trooper. Texas State Trooper Billy Jack Zachary, or BJ, lost his life on New Year's Day in 2006.

KBTX.COM - 2017-11-23 07:09:00

Treat of the Day: New Madisonville Police Officer

MADISONVILLE, Tex. (KBTX) - The Madisonville Police Department is welcoming a new officer to their force. Ricci Ostermayer comes to the Brazos Valley from Texas City. He has 18 years old law enforcement experience. He was also an explosives, K-9 handler overseas for a military contractor.


Cocoa Beach hosts Thanksgiving community feast for homeless, older residents, lonely folks

Subscribed, but don't have a login? COCOA BEACH - Scot Darling sleeps on the beach and the streets of Cocoa Beach. He mistakenly says he's been jobless the past four months, but he actually hasn't worked May - "you lose track of time," he confessed. The 57-year-old keeps a comforter inside a black b

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-11-23 18:43:01

Man, 26, critically injured in shooting at Cocoa apartment complex, police say

COCOA, Fla. - A 26-year-old man was flown to the hospital in critical condition Tuesday night after being shot at Village Green Apartments on Dixon Boulevard in Cocoa, police said. Dispatchers started receiving numerous 911 calls from residents at the apartment complex just after 7:30 p.m., the Coco


Truck driver dies after train crash near Cocoa on Beau Geste Road

The driver of a truck that was struck by a train near Cocoa died Monday evening, according to reports from Florida Highway Patrol. Steven Robinson, 49, was taken to Holmes Regional Medical Center where he died of injuries he received when he attempted to maneuver around the crossing arm on Beau Ges


Cocoa residents to see 10 percent water tax to meet other city needs

Most Cocoa water customers who live within the city limits can expect to pay an extra $2.73 a month under a new water service tax, which appears on water bills for the first time this month. The new 10 percent public service tax - which only applies to customers who live within city limits - is cal


Honor this special season by Reaching Out to Brevard neighbors

It sometimes seems like I was born to be part of FLORIDA TODAY's Reaching Out Holiday Fund campaign. My Grandma Bess, who lived with my family as I grew up, started her Christmas card and gift lists weeks early. She'd pore over the dozens of entries and have me cross off names, lick envelopes and wr

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-11-23 18:09:19

Tree supporting KSC's famous bald eagle nest has died

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. - Nestled in a famous pine tree at Kennedy Space Center, pairs of bald eagles have stood watch for decades as towering vehicles of aluminum and carbon vaulted off pads just a few miles away. Their nest, located just west of the spaceport's primary north-south artery known as Ke

CLICK ORLANDO - 2017-11-23 12:08:22

Titusville police K-9 tracks down distraught woman who was hidden in thick grass, brush

Jack the Titusville police K-9 tracked down a distraught woman who was hidden from view in thick grass and brush Wednesday afternoon, officers reported. About 3 p.m., the woman's worried relatives reported that she had gone missing and was likely going to hurt herself - and she may have had a weapon

FLORIDA TODAY - 2017-11-23 15:25:17

John Craig selected as new Brevard school board chair

John Craig, who represents much of Merritt Island, Cape Canaveral and parts of Cocoa, was selected as the new chairman of the Brevard County school board Tuesday night. "I am thrilled that you would even consider me as a qualified candidate," Craig told the board in accepting their nomination. He r