Farmer reports positive corn moisture levels
CARRINGTON, N.D. (KMOT) - During harvest time, moisture levels in crops can make or break a return on investment. According to SDSU Extension, the percentage of moisture in corn not only affects buying price but also the chances of a healthy crop. Bryan Dean, a farmer and rancher in Carrington,...
Spirits of the Stage: Exploring the Haunted Grace City Opera House
Steeped in history and whispers of the supernatural, the Grace City Opera House stands as a beacon for those drawn to the paranormal and the past. Since its construction in 1905, this cultural cornerstone has not just hosted a myriad of performances but also gained a reputation for its spectral inhabitants. Ghostly sightings and unexplained phenomena have been the talk of generations, with visitors recounting strange noises, sudden chills, and shadows that slip away as quickly as they appear, suggesting the presence of otherworldly occupants.
The Historic Putnam House: A Cultural Beacon in Carrington, North Dakota
In the quaint town of Carrington, North Dakota, the Historic Putnam House stands as a stunning representation of early 20th-century architecture and a testament to the enduring spirit of community. Built in 1907 by influential lumberman Thomas Nichols Putnam and his wife Clara Belle, the house is not only a beautifully preserved piece of history but also a vibrant cultural hub. The American Foursquare design, with its neoclassical flourishes and a grand staircase, encapsulates the period's elegance within its 4,300 square feet.
Central Dakota ag day – A dynamic learning experience
(ND Ag Connection) – This December 15th, the Carrington Research Extension Center (REC) invites you to Central Dakota Ag Day, a prime event for those engaged in agriculture. Organized by Agriculture and Natural Resources Agent Jeff Gale, the event promises a wealth of knowledge and networking opportunities. No need...
Carrington Girls Hold Off NR-S 41-39 In Season Opener
New Rockford, N.D. (NewsDakota.com)—–The Carrington girls basketball team defeated New Rockford-Sheyenne (NRS) 41-39 to start the 2023-24 basketball season. The Cardinals and Rockets started the game in a 10-10 tie at the end of the first quarter. The Rockets would take a 10-4 second quarter advantage and lead 20-14 at the break. First game jitters accounted for 24 combined first half turnovers (12 for each team). Carrington appeared to take control of the game in the third quarter outscoring the Rockets 19-4 and taking a 33-24 lead into the final 8 minutes. NRS would fight back in the fourth quarter using full court pressure to create 10 more Cardinal turnovers (27 total) and outscored the Cards 15-8 but came up a bit short as Carrington held on foe a 41-39 win. The Cards were paced by Edyn Hoornaert with 12 points, Madison Johnson (10 points), and Kacie Rexin with 9 points. The Rockets were paced by Ava Peterson and Kelcie Belquist with game high 14 point performances. Peterson and Belquist scored 13 of the 15 Rockets fourth quarter points. NRS finished the night with 18 turnovers (only 6 in the second half). NRS starts the season 0-1 and will travel to Rugby on Thursday to compete in the CNDC tournament and the Cardinals will travel to Grafton on Friday night with radio coverage on AM 1600 KDAK (THE CARDINAL), FM 100.1, and www.newsdakota.com.
The Bordulac Bank Building: A Historical Gem in North Dakota
Nestled within the heart of Bordulac, North Dakota, the Bordulac Bank Building stands as a testament to the town's storied past. Constructed in the early 20th century, this historical edifice was once the financial heartbeat of the community, with a capital stock of $10,000 and deposits reaching $90,000. It remains a proud symbol of the town's rich heritage, attracting history buffs and photographers with its early Prairie School Style architecture, which echoes the design philosophy of Frank Lloyd Wright.
Friends to be thankful for
I am grateful this Thanksgiving season for many people in my life, but I want to name two in particular, Jim and Larry, from Woodworth, N.D. They have been great friends since 1966, when I started playing for their hometown’s amateur basketball team. Soon I also began to play...
Today the gas price is close to $3.09 in New Rockford as of 2023-11-24. Find the available station near you.
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Cathay, North Dakota: A Rural Haven Amidst Agricultural Splendor
Nestled in the heart of Wells County, the quaint town of Cathay, North Dakota, offers a snapshot of rural serenity. With a modest population of around 20 residents, this small community epitomizes the peaceful and simple life characteristic of rural America. Established in 1893 and developed alongside the railroad, Cathay's historical roots are evident, and its agricultural spirit remains strong as it is engulfed by fields of wheat, corn, soybeans, and hay that reflect the impressive output of the region.
Cardinal Wrestlers Fall To Oakes 42-30
Carrington, N.D. (NewsDakota.com)—The Carrington boys wrestling lost 42-30 to Oakes Tornadoes in class B wrestling action. The Tornadoes picked up 5 wins by fall and a forfeit victory claim the win. Carrington also picked up 5 wins by pin in the loss. Carrington winners by fall were Skye Kramlich...
LLM Fifth, NRS Sixth at State B Volleyball
FARGO, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) The Loboes of Lamoure/Litchville/Marion won the consolation championship at the 2023 State Class B Volleyball tournement at the Fargodome on Saturday 3-1 over the Rockets of New Rockford/Sheyenne (25-13, 25-15, 19-25, 25-19). LLM was the five seed in the tourney, it was their first state appearance since 2017, when they won their third consecutive state championship that year. For NRS, this was their second consecutive appearance at the State B, they finished fifth last year. The Loboes will finish their season at 25-12-3 overall, NRS will finish their season at 30-6-3 overall.
Our Redeemers Defeats New Rockford/Sheyenne
FARGO, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) Senior Maya Vibeto had 14 kills and 20 digs to help the number three seeded Knights of Our Redeemers defeat the Rockets of New Rockford/Sheyenne 3-1 (25-19, 25-17, 23-25, 25-19). OR is now 31-6-6 overall, NRS drops to 29-5-3 overall. In the first set, there were six...
Today the gas price is close to $3.24 in Carrington as of 2023-11-20. Find the available station near you.
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Juanita High School Aquatics Center Receives $2M for Renovations from King County Parks Grant
The Lake Washington School District has received a $2 million grant from King County Parks. This is for the Juanita High School Aquatics Center's renovation. The King County Council announced the grant, which is part of the 2023 Parks Levy Grant. The funds will be used for the second phase of the renovation. This includes replacing old pool equipment, making ADA upgrades, improving the viewing area and pool deck, and updating the building controls and lighting. The district is required to cover at least 50% of the total project cost to qualify for the grant, funded by the 2022 School Technology and Capital Projects Levy. The renovation is set to start in the summer of 2024.
Three Defining Stats from Bub Carrington's Historic Night
Bub Carrington took his place in Pitt Panthers history in record time.
Today the gas price is close to $3.19 in New Rockford as of 2023-11-17. Find the available station near you.
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South Border Mustangs head to co-op’s first Dakota Bowl with win in New Rockford
NEW ROCKFORD, N.D. (KFYR) - South Border survived its toughest test of the fall in last week’s quarterfinals, and it only got harder on Saturday. The Mustangs traveled to New Rockford to play New Rockford-Sheyenne-Maddock in the 9-man semifinals. The game started with 16 unanswered points for the Mustangs....
South Border Punches First Ever Dakota Bowl Ticket
NEW ROCKFORD, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) The Mustangs of South Border never trailed as they go on to defeat the Rockets of New Rockford/Sheyenne/Maddock Saturday afternoon 32-28 in the 9-man semifinals. South Border will make their way to the Dakota Bowl championship at the Fargodome on Friday, November 10th for the first time in program history, they will meet the North Prairie Cougars as they beat Westhope/Newburg/Glenburn 54-36 in the other semifinal. SB improves to 12-0, NRSM suffers their first loss of the season and end their season at 10-1 overall.
Today the gas price is close to $3.24 in Carrington as of 2023-11-13. Find the available station near you.
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New Rockford-Sheyenne preparing for a battle against South Border
Nov. 1—NEW ROCKFORD, N.D. — The New Rockford-Sheyenne-Maddock football team was a minute and a half from going home in the first round of playoffs but luck was on their side and they are instead heading to the state semifinals. The Rockets got a 24-18 win over LaMoure/Litchville-Marion...