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Riverview's newest dairy, Waukon Dairy, is milking 10,500 cows per day and using local feeds

GARY, Minnesota — Waukon Dairy, a subsidiary of Riverview LLP, since June has been milking 10,500 cows daily in rural Norman County, Minnesota. The dairy, which is located on 160 acres in Waukon Township, eight miles southeast of Gary, Minnesota, began milking June 20, 2022, 15 months after construction began on the facility. Riverview LLP construction manager Lyle Grimm declined to estimate the cost of the dairy construction.
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Twin Valley City Council News & Notes from August 8th Meeting

Twin Valley, MN — The Twin Valley City Council held their regular monthly meeting on Monday night, August 8th at the Twin Valley Community Center. At the meeting, it was made known that the water tower would be down for repainting sometime around the end of the month or early next month. Twin Valley Ben Fall says it shouldn’t impact residents, but they are making plans for certain situations should the need arise.

Governor Burgum joins other elected officials in breaking ground for new FM Area Diversion Project

(Fargo, ND) -- Ground breaking happened in Argusville Tuesday for what is expected to be the most ambitious infrastructure project ever in the region. "With the protection for the entire metro area it's going to save tens of millions of dollars annually because of all these family members are going to have like a giant insurance break," said North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum.

State leaders break ground stormwater channel for F-M Diversion

ARGUSVILLE, N.D. (KVRR) — North Dakota and Minnesota leaders come to Argusville to break ground on the stormwater channel for the FM Diversion. The diversion channel will route water around the Fargo-Moorhead metro area during major flood events with some help from the Army Corps of Engineers. “The Army...

One injured in Waubun crash

WAUBUN, M.N. (Valley News Live) -Minnesota Highway Patrols says the two SUVs were traveling southbound when they collided on Highway 59 at around 2:30 pm today. The 26-year-old man driving one of the vehicles had the airbag deployed. The 70-year-old woman driving the other vehicle did not deploy. One of...

FireFrost ATV Club Fuels Momentum with Recent Grant Awards

FireFrost ATV Club Fuels Momentum with Recent Grant Awards. Halstad, MN — The grants continue to fuel momentum for western Norman County’s FireFrost ATV Club and their quest to develop a multi-use trail from Nielsville to Perley, MN. The club earlier this summer received grants from Polaris and Yamaha that brought in $25,000, but just recently were able to secure annual assistance from the Minnesota DNR, plus a grant from the Federal Recreation Trail Program, which will provide the club with $150,000 in funding, according to club member Lucas Spaeth.

DGF Rebels Fishing Team Fish Feed Fundraiser

Glyndon, MN — The Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton Rebels Fishing Team welcomes all to support the team at a fundraiser this Wednesday night from 5pm to 7:30pm at the Buffalo River Speedway in Glyndon. The fundraiser will include a fish feed, silent auction, raffles, live music from Matt Aakre, and fun family games. Micah Thureen, Rebel Fishing Coach, says there will be loads of fish to eat and a lots of entertainment as well.

25 years in the making, F-M Diversion breaks ground

ARGUSVILLE, N.D. (KFGO) – On a stage sitting in the middle of what will soon be the start of a 30-foot-wide, 30-mile long diversion channel which promises to provide 100 years of flood protection to 235,000 people in the Fargo-Moorhead region, U.S. Senators, North Dakota’s and Minnesota’s governors, the mayors of Fargo, West Fargo, and Moorhead, and other leaders from around the region celebrated the groundbreaking of a project 25 years in the making.

Naytahwaush woman injured in two-car crash on Highway 59 Sunday

A Naytahwaush woman was injured in a two-car crash Sunday afternoon on Highway 59 at Waubun. Jacqueline Ann Bernacchi, 70, of Naytahwaush was taken to the Mahnomen Health Center with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. The other driver, Kyle Joseph Sandland, 26, of Lake Park was not injured,...

Slight Changes to Hillsboro City Hall Hours

Hillsboro, ND — Hillsboro City Hall will be making some slight adjustments to their hours that they will be open to the public. The Hillsboro City Commission approved last week closing the office early on Wednesday afternoons at 1pm. Hillsboro Commission President Levi Reese says the change is being made to allow staff to catch up on training and other items.
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DNR to host public meeting on CWD in Climax area Aug. 22

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is inviting hunters and anyone interested in deer to a public information meeting to discuss chronic wasting disease in the Climax area of northwestern Minnesota (deer permit area 661, formerly DPA 261). The meeting is 6-8 p.m.