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Local NRCS Official Explains Available Programs

CARRINGTON, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The Natural Resources Conservation Service has a variety of programs and services for area farmers, ranchers, and landowners. CDU Supervisor Paul DuBourt represents Foster, Eddy, Griggs, and Wells County. He says one of these programs is their Environmental Quality Incentives Program, or EQIP. DuBourt says...
CARRINGTON, ND

Prescribed burns resume as drought wanes across North Dakota

A prescribed burn was conducted recently on the Charles Schroeder Wildlife Management Area in Wells County. According to the Game and Fish Department, the fire was conducted in order to increase the diversity and health of the grassland, reduce the risk of future wildfires, and improve the overall quality of habitats for local wildlife. Prescribed […]
WELLS COUNTY, ND
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NDHP identifies victim of sled crash

The North Dakota Patrol has identified a 59-year old Harvey (ND) man who died in a snowmobile crash in Wells County on Sunday. Authorities say Bradley Patzer was test driving a sled on private property around 5:00 p.m. when he hit a berm of packed snow and ice. The snowmobile went airborne and Patzer was ejected. He died at a hospital in Harvey. The crash remains under investigation.
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NDHP: Man dies in snowmobile crash

A 59-year old Harvey (ND) man was killed in a snowmobile crash in Wells County on Sunday. The North Dakota Patrol says the victim was test driving a sled on private property around 5:00 p.m. when he hit a berm of packed snow and ice. The snowmobile went airborne and the rider was ejected. He died at a hospital in Harvey. The crash remains under investigation.
WELLS COUNTY, ND
KFYR-TV

Harvey man dies while test driving a snowmobile

BISMARCK, N.D. (KFYR) - UPDATE (4/18 at 8 p.m.): The Highway Patrol has released the name of the man killed in a snowmobile accident Sunday in Wells County. He was 59-year-old Bradley Patzer of Harvey. ORIGINAL STORY (4/18 at 1 a.m.): A 59-year-old Harvey man died Sunday afternoon while test...
HARVEY, ND

ND Teacher of the Year gets $15,000 grant to promote teaching

Bret Dockter, North Dakota’s 2022 Teacher of the Year, has been awarded a $15,000 grant to promote the teaching profession and education. It is the first grant of its kind in state history. Dockter teaches social studies, science, and mathematics at B.M. Hanson Elementary School in Harvey and coaches the Harvey/Wells County high school football […]
HARVEY, ND
nd.gov

ND Teacher of the Year Awarded $15,000 Grant

BISMARCK, ND, March 17, 2022 – State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler announced Thursday that Bret Dockter, North Dakota’s 2022 Teacher of the Year, has been awarded a $15,000 grant to promote the teaching profession and education. It is the first grant of its kind in state history. Dockter...
BISMARCK, ND
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Football: Harvey/Wells County Hornets off to hot start 4-1, look to keep the momentum going

The Harvey/Wells County Hornets are off to a fast start with a record of 4-1. Head Coach Bret Dockter said practices have been great but the games are helping them improve. “We’ve played some really good competition so that has made us better,” Dockter said. “We are finding some places, some depth in certain spots. And we’ve had some really good senior leadership so we feel like we’re on a cutting edge right now of really doing some big things.”
HARVEY, ND
Times-Online

Help Wanted

WELLS COUNTY SOIL Conservation District has FT opening for watershed coordinator. Background in agriculture, livestock, water quality a plus. Competitive pay and benefits. 701-547-3622.
WELLS COUNTY, ND
Minot Daily News

Eleanor Zainhofsky Ehni

Fr. Brian Bachmeier offici-ating. Burial will be at. County Treasurer’s office. dear friend, Judy Muscha.
FESSENDEN, ND
KFYR-TV

Drought already causing devastation in Wells County fields

WELLS COUNTY, N.D. (KFYR) - There is rain in the forecast for much of the state for the next few days. It is moisture producers across North Dakota are counting on. One Wells County farmer says he’s already seeing devastating results from the drought. “You can see how many plants...
WELLS COUNTY, ND
Minot Daily News

Wells County 4-H hosts wiener dog dash

FESSENDEN — Warm temperatures made racing conditions a little tough, but it didn’t wilt the enthusiasm of the Dachshunds dashing down a 90-foot track to screaming fans calling their names. The Wells County 4-H Explorers held their first-ever Dachshund Dash wiener dog races Sunday at the Wells County Fairground in...
WELLS COUNTY, ND
Minot Daily News

Racing returns to Wells County fairgrounds May 16

The race track at the Wells County fairgrounds in Fessenden will soon feature racing, but of a different four-legged variety. The first Dachshund Dash Wiener Dog Races will be held Sunday, May 16, at 1 p.m. Wiener dog races have gained popularity and are held in North Dakota and neighboring...
WELLS COUNTY, ND