JMHCC reaches funding goal
The Jacobson Memorial Hospital Foundation raised more than $80,000 during the Foundation’s participation in Giving Hearts Day Feb. 8. The one-day online event raised funds to support Jacobson Memorial Hospital Care Center (JMHCC) in Elgin to fulfill a “wishlist” of needed items.Several larger donors showed their support for the project ...
Richardton Health Center's Jessica Schmidt awarded Caregiver of the Year
RICHARDTON, N.D. (KFYR) - Every year, the North Dakota Long Term Care Association awards a medical worker the Caregiver Award. The board selected Activities Director Jessica Schmidt this year. Coworkers surprised her with the award on Wednesday. “She has just demonstrated going above and beyond, not just for the residents,...
New CTE center in New Salem enhances student’s education
NEW SALEM, N.D. (KFYR) - Students in New Salem have some new shops and equipment to use as part of their CTE classes. In one shop, sparks fly from a welding robot machine. Jarett Sanders and Chance Hoesel learned how to program the robot and are teaching their classmates. “Right...
Taylor-Richardton Elementary School honored as 2023 Blue Ribbon School
Senator John Hoeven was in Taylor on Thursday to present a flag for Taylor-Richardton Elementary School.
GCMR boys earn district berth
The Grant County/ Mott-Regent (GCMR) boys basketball team earned a berth in the District 5 tournament with a decisive win, 52-37, over the Richard ton-Taylor Raiders in a play-in game Feb. 17 in the Elgin gym. GCMR had lost to the Raiders early in the season by two points, so ...
Wicks host rodeo fundraiser, attend Black Hills Stock Show
RICHARDTON, N.D. – At Wicks Cattle, Zane and Mary Jo Wicks opened the WIX Barn and Lodge for the “Hootenanny and Fleischkuekle Feed” fundraiser for the Richardton Junior High and High School Rodeo Association teams on Saturday, Feb. 10. Young rodeo competitors manned the buffet at the...
E/NL prioritizing building projects
During its regular meeting Feb. 14, the Elgin/New Leipzig School District board of education discussed replacing the doors in the pool area and adding a propane boiler to heat the pool in the summer months.The school board considered building improvement options presented by Core Facility Solutions, which estimated those two ...
Today the gas price is close to $2.89 in New Salem as of 2024-02-22. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.270, a week ago the price is $3.278 , according to AAA.
Dolores Mary Rose Koller
Dolores Mary Rose Koller, 92, passed away on Monday, February 12, 2024, at Golden Acres Manor in Carrington, ND. Dolores was born on January 27, 1932, the second child of John and Gertrude (Wetzstein) Koller. She grew up south of Glen Ullin where she attended country school, and later school in town. She graduated from Glen Ullin High School in 1949. She attended Dickinson State Teacher’s College, the University of Colorado at Boulder, and received a Master of Arts degree from Kent State University in Ohio. She was also a recipient of a Fulbright scholarship to the University of Heidelberg, Germany.
Elgin, February 17 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Richardton-Taylor High School basketball team will have a game with Grant County High School on February 17, 2024, 19:00:00 CST.
Fire and Rescue Services Respond to Garage Fire
Around 8:30 last night Trenton-Dade County Fire Department, South Dade Fire and Rescue, and New Salem Fire Department responded to a structure fire on Rosewood Drive. Fire was contained to a garage separate from the residence. No injuries reported.
New Salem, February 13 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Kidder County High School -Tappen basketball team will have a game with New Salem-Almont High School on February 13, 2024, 18:00:00 CST.
Parishioners learn CPR after New Salem man’s life was saved by former nurse
Parishioners came together after one of their members experienced a medical emergency last October, to learn a new skill that could save someone’s life.
Richardton, February 13 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Washburn High School basketball team will have a game with Richardton-Taylor High School on February 13, 2024, 18:00:00 CST.
North Dakota Country Fest Daily Lineups Have Been Revealed
North Dakota Country Fest is set to roll from July 10th through July 13th in New Salem, North Dakota. This is arguably the best lineup the country music festival has ever put together. There really is something for just about everybody this year. Hot new artists, to an "A" list performer, to country legends. You will find them all at this year's ND Country Fest.
Wicks family manages through bitter cold, prepares for rodeo fundraiser
RICHARDTON, N.D. – Zane Wicks breathed a sigh of relief as a week of El Niño-influenced sunny days pushed out the arctic cold temperatures that blanketed the western half of the state in mid-January. Following the cold snap earlier in the month, temperatures turned mild during the third...
Coyote School News
Schedule of Events Fri., Feb. 9: JH boys’ basketball at Richardton/ Taylor Tournament, TBA; Varsity boys’ basketball at New England, 5:30 p.m.; No School - teacher PD day; CDE meeting at Little I at Fargo.Sat., Feb. 10: Varsity girls’ basketball District 5 Tournament at Glen Ullin/Hebron, TBA; JH boys’ basketball ...
Daycare asks council to slow traffic
The Elgin City Council will be asking the Grant County Sheriff’s Department to monitor traffic on East Street North following a request by the owner of a day care in the area.Becca Koepplin, who operates a day care from her home in the area, asked that a fourway stop sign ...
Glen Ullin-Hebron boys defeat top-ranked basketball team
GLEN ULLIN, N.D. (KFYR) - The top-ranked Bowman County boys basketball team now has one loss. Glen Ullin-Hebron saw to that last night. The Bearcats beat the Bulldogs by 4 points, 62-58. Glen Ullin-Hebron now has a 12-game winning streak. They have some size with Will Mickelson at 6-8, but they have several other athletes who can score as well. Head Coach Bruce Schatz said they also have one very important trait that you often find in good teams.
Off the Beaten Path: Return Trip – An old way of farming
BISMARCK, N.D. (KFYR) - With all the farming technology available today, it’s pretty much unheard of to see anyone farming the old-fashioned way with horse-powered equipment. In 2001, Cliff Naylor visited one farmer near Walcott who used to swear by it. (Watch the full story in the video above.)