Bentley, ND

Black Butte Cafe tempts the tastebuds

Christina Geerts flits around the kitchen, alternating between the bacon sizzling on the grill to filling a plate with golden waffles. It’s opening day at the Black Butte Cafe in Regent Sunday, June 26. Tables are filled with expectant customers and the kitchen is a beehive of busy.The newest business ...
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Harold J. Finck

Harold J. Finck, age 83 of Carson, ND passed away on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at CHI St. Alexius in Bismarck, ND. The funeral service for Harold was held at 10:00 a.m. MT Monday, June 27, 2022, at the Assembly of God Church in Elgin. Pastor Vernon Finck officiated with burial in the Emmaus Congregational Cemetery northwest of Carson. The Funeral Service.
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Into the fire

A sunny, peaceful Sunday morning in Carson quickly turned into a day many will never forget. A house Northeast of the school caught fire in the early morning hours, causing a quick response from the local fire crew and Quick Response unit.The house caught fire near the garage in the ...

Regent to ‘Party at the Slab’ July 2

The community of Regent is going to make some noise and light up the night, celebrating Independence Day on Saturday, July 2.The Regent Holiday Committee is adding to its traditional fireworks display with other activities this year, with a “Party at the Slab” in downtown Regent.To read more please log ...

Mott Gallery featuring Trousdale artwork

This season the Mott Gallery of History & Art has acquired 15 oil paintings by the late Alvina Trousdale, wife of the Commercial Bank of Mott President, Bobby Trousdale. The Trousdale family were owners of the local bank for several generations, beginning over a century ago. Her artwork will be ...

Carson School improvements

The Carson School Board meeting was called to order by President Jim Bachmeier followed by the pledge of allegiance.The “Three and Five-year Planning Requirements” packet was handed out and discussed briefly. This packet is on file in the Carson School office.Principal Cody Kraft attended a “Trauma-Sensitive Schools” and “Personal Learning ...


Harold Finck, rural Carson, died at the Jacobson Memorial Hospital, Elgin, last Sunday, June 18, 22022. Harold will be dearly missed by all who knew him, and especially by the Senior Meals attendees in Carson who enjoyed his company. May he rest in peace and his memory be a blessing.Our ...

Maci Wehri Named Miss Agriculture USA Queen

Maci Wehri of Mott, ND was recently named the 2022 National Miss Agriculture USA Miss Agriculture USA is a national nonprofit organization that focuses on positively promoting agriculture featuring queens of all ages that promote, celebrate and educate about all the diverse aspects of agriculture. To read more please log in or ...

Thomas Foster Cline

Tom Cline, 75, passed away suddenly in Carson, ND on March 11, 2022. Tom was born Feb. 20, 1947, in Boulder, Colorado to Ken and Jean (Foster) Cline. He was raised in Boulder with an older brother Ken Jr. and a younger brother Steve (deceased). As a boy he grew up.

FFA honored at Elgin Days

Past and present members and advisors of the Grant County FFA Chapter were featured on floats during the Elgin Days Celebration parade. More photos of the celebration are on page 6. Check out our Facebook page for videos and all photos. photo | Jill M. Friesz ... PLEASE LOG IN...

She just blows my mind UND Senior in German Studies, Forensic Science wins two international scholarships

Begabt. Rücksichtsvoll. Engagiert.That’s gifted, thoughtful and dedicated in German. And that’s Taylor Roehl of New Leipzig, N.D., in einer Nussschale — in a nutshell.At least that’s what mentors had to say after the UND Pre-Med senior majoring in German Studies and Forensic Science won her second prestigious international scholarship in ...

Thomas “Tom” Foster Cline, 75

Thomas “Tom” Foster Cline, 75, passed away suddenly in Elgin, North Dakota, on March 11, 2022. Tom was born Feb. 20, 1947, in Boulder, Colorado, to Ken and Jean (Foster) Cline. He was raised in Boulder with an older brother, Ken Jr., and a younger brother, Steve (deceased).


JMHCC Auxiliary to meetThe Jacobson Memorial Hospital Care Center Auxiliary will meet Thursday, June 23 at 2:30 p.m. at the hospital.Elgin Senior meals entertainmentThe Elgin Senior Meals Program will host a special presentation by Jan Finck on Monday, June 27, at noon at Our Place Cafe. She plans to share ...

Provider joins Jacobson Memorial Hospital Care Center team

Megan Thiel, DNP/FNP-C, has joined the Jacobson Memorial Hospital Care Center team as a certified family nurse practitioner (FNP). She started seeing patients mainly at the Elgin Community Clinic in May. To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. ... PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT....


Greetings from the Care Center! We had a good week, and hope you did, as well!We combined creative minds, humor and talent to stir up bigger smiles and laughter to help lighten the load. We celebrated CNAs, Elgin history and Flag day with readings, trivia and dress-up days.LaDonna won the ...

Final meeting for Ludvigson has light agenda

The Elgin/New Leipzig School District board of education handled a light agenda during its regular meeting June 20, which was the last regular meeting for Superintendent Daniel Ludvigson, who has accepted a position in Minnesota. The new superintendent, Russ Ziegler, will take over duties July 1.During the meeting, Ludvigson reviewed ...

Money raised for Carson Food Pantry

Farm Credit Services recently held a 5K run/walk to raise money for the Carson Food Pantry. The Food Pantry would like to thank everyone who took part in the fundraiser this year. We would especially like to thank our young volunteers, JaLyn and Colter Raab for helping the staff!. PLEASE...