Names released in McKenzie County fatal highway crash
WILLISTON, N.D. (KFGO) – The North Dakota Highway Patrols have released the names in a single-vehicle rollover crash where one person died on U.S. Highway 85, four miles south of Williston, shortly before 11 Friday night. The driver, 36-year-old Crystal Kalligher, lost control of the car, crossed over the...
East Fairview School Undergoes Remodel
Students and the kitchen staff at East Fairview School were thrilled to start the school year in their newly remodeled building while administration moved in over the Christmas break. The original school burned down in 1922 at which time the two-story building was erected. The wing housing the elementary, offices,...
Eldridges Honored Latest Recipients Of Above & Beyond Award
The Fairview Chamber of Commerce awarded its Above & Beyond for Fairview to Paul and Joan Eldridge in recognition of their tireless work for the chamber, the Friends of the Fairview Bridge and the community. The couple was instrumental in the creation of the Lighting of the Bridge and the...
The Fight Against Fentanyl in North Dakota: Williston’s Drug Prevention Event
Between 2020 and 2021, there was a 20% increase in drug overdose deaths among adolescents aged 14-18 years. Notably, in North Dakota, there has been a concerning rise in fentanyl use, contributing to this surge in overdose fatalities. ConnectUs Therapy, a trauma-informed outpatient mental health clinic, serves Williston, ND, and...
Williston Basin School District 7: Who is accountable?
Williston Basin School District 7: Who is accountable?
Experience Sydney's Nightlife: Top 3 Pubs You Can't Miss
In this article, we explore three exceptional pubs in Sydney. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences. Please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below!
Basketball: Williston Trinity and Alexander advance to the Division B District 7 finals
Alexander upset Kenmare-Bowbells in a 16-point victory advancing to the district 7 finals where they will face Williston Trinity Christian, while Parshall/North Shore-Plaza and Ray move on to region qualifiers. #1 Kenmare 51 #4 Alexander 67 Boys Final #2 Williston Trinity Christian 78 #3 Powers Lake 55 Boys Final #8 Tioga 50 #5 Parshall/NSP 56 […]
Korejwo To Give Update On Bioenergy From Sugar Beets
Casey Korejwo, Greenwood Renewable Ventures COO and president, will speak at MonDak Ag Days at 10 a.m., Thursday, March 7, on the future of sugar beets as a biofuel and give an update on the progress being made to develop a renewable energy plant just north of Fairview. For almost...
Williston Dance Studio Shines at North Dakota Regional Showdown
Hey everyone, did you hear about the awesome weekend Williston's Kay Michael Lee Studio had at the Regional Triple S Dance Competition in Grand Forks, ND?. They totally rocked it! Alongside many other talented studios from the region, Kay Michael Lee Studio sent 15 incredible dancers to showcase their skills at the Chester Fritz Auditorium over three days.
Williston City Commission Allocates $370,200 in Williston STAR Fund Grants To 13 Projects
Williston, ND – The Williston STAR Fund is helping a Downtown Williston business reopen. Two Williston businesswomen are revitalizing Cattails. The Williston City Commission approved up to $43,000 to refurbish the interior and exterior of the local bar. Keith Olson, Williston Small Business Development Center director, said the project will help rejuvenate the business that has been closed for about one year.
Watford City High School Girls Basketball Advances To State
Back L to R: Amelia Wisness, Bailey Mattson, Fallon Sampsel, Jessica Mogen, Adi Schaff, Mylee Rhone, Kally Sorenson. Front L to R: Hope Cross, Lohgan Hanna, Annabelle Bohn, Kenzy Kuchenbuch, Jordyn Pedersen, Flynn Robinson, Damitria Brantley, Darbie Moberg. Photo credit by Level Up Photography.
How to Watch Basketball on TV & Streaming Live in North Dakota: High School – Tuesday, February 27
If you're a hoops fan in North Dakota, there is both boys and girls high school action on Tuesday, February 27 -- continue reading for how to watch the one boys game and one girls game. Sign up for Fubo, Max, ESPN+, and NFHS Network to make sure you don't...
Effective 7 a.m. CT, Monday, February 26, load restrictions will be added on. • All highways south of including Highway 2 in Minot and Williston Districts.
Williston Basin School Board holds special meeting to discuss roles and responsibilities for future candidates
WILLISTON, N.D. (KUMV) - The Williston Basin School District plans to hold a special meeting to explain to the public what they do. On Monday, the board said all members will meet on March 18 with the public to discuss their roles and responsibilities. They say the purpose is to give potential school board candidates a chance to learn what the job entails.
Upcoming Blood Drives
A Red Cross Blood Drive will be held on Tuesday, March 19, from noon-6 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Parish Center, 310 7th St. SE, Sidney. Appointments are recommended, but walk-ins are accepted. To schedule an appointment, call 406-868-0911 or 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org. Give blood, help save lives. Fairview...
Regional 7th & 8th Grade Boys & Girls Elite Wrestling Tournament Saturday
A Regional 7th &8th Grade Boys & Girls Elite Wrestling Tournament will be held Saturday, March 2 at the Sidney High School gymnasium. Wrestling begins at 8:30 a.m. The "Top of the Class" tournament will feature wrestlers from Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, Idaho Colorado and Washington. Registration begins...
Shopping Spree Winner
Reynolds Market store manager Loren Kutzler congratulates Wade Hartle, Sidney, on his remarkable 4-minute shopping spree, where he gathered over $1,200 worth of groceries for the Richland County Food Bank. Wade's name was drawn as the winner during the Reynolds Market Holiday Open House in December. Despite the recent loss of his beloved wife, Daniela, to cancer, Wade chose to honor her memory by donating the spree's items to the food bank. Both Wade and Daniela shared a passion for helping others, making this heartfelt gesture especially meaningful. The celebration of Daniela's life will take place on Feb. 29 at Limitless Church (Assembly of God), with dinner starting at 5:30 p.m. followed by a service at 6:15 p.m. (Submitted photo)
Williston mayor talks about one percent sales tax renewal
If the Williams County’s one percent public safety sales tax passes, 50 percent of the tax will go to the City of Williston.
Richland Federal Credit Union Welcomes Dana Jonsson Back To Sidney
Richland Federal Credit Union (RFCU) is pleased to introduce Dana Jonsson as the newest member of our team. Dana will serve as an agricultural & business loan officer, bringing her wealth of experience and expertise to our organization. We are excited to welcome Dana to our team and look forward to her contributions to the credit union.
Four-laning efforts on Highway 85 between Watford City and Long X Bridge to be mostly completed this year
WATFORD CITY, N.D. (KUMV) - Construction expanding Highway 85 between Watford City and the Long X Bridge is expected to be almost done by this fall. Theodore Roosevelt Expressway Association Director Cal Klewin said in a report this week that the North Dakota Department of Transportation expects that 12-mile stretch to be mostly finished this year.