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North Dakota’s oil and gas production has hit new all-time high records, according to preliminary figures. In December, the most recent statistics available, oil production reached 1.4 million barrels a day. The state also produced 2.65 billion cubi

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 17 Feb 2019 | 7:41 pm CST

Merger movement

A committee looking into a potential merger of the Ward County and Minot public libraries determined Wednesday that consolidation is worth pursuing. The committee voted to begin developing an implementation plan for a merger if the county commission and c

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 17 Feb 2019 | 7:41 pm CST

Zoo visitors get different type experience in cold weather

The river otters have a ball sliding in the fresh snow or Amur tigers, snow and Amur leopards are outside getting some sun. They’re among a number of animals that can be seen outdoors in the winter at Minot’s Roosevelt Park Zoo. Besides the Vi

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 17 Feb 2019 | 7:41 pm CST

Two receive Lions highest award

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 17 Feb 2019 | 7:41 pm CST

Wander the Taube, be social, and enjoy soup

Browse local art, enjoy an array of soups and bread, and help benefit the Taube Museum of Art in Minot on Feb. 23 at its annual Soup It Up Social fundraiser. The event will offer different soups to be served as guests roam around the Taube to see all the

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 17 Feb 2019 | 7:41 pm CST

Men Rise Up

Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church in Minot wants to help men reconnect with their faith and about what it means to be a man of God. They are taking part in the Men Rise Up challenge, which individual men and churches all over the world will be participati

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 17 Feb 2019 | 7:41 pm CST

Hard times at home

Daily life is a scramble to find food and basic necessities for Efrain Amaya’s family in Venezuela. Amaya, a Minot State University assistant professor and director of Minot Symphony Orchestra, said he worries about his family in his home country, w

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 17 Feb 2019 | 7:41 pm CST

Phi Theta Kappa inductees

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 17 Feb 2019 | 7:41 pm CST

Winter Parent and Family Weekend planned at MSU

Minot State University will host its first ever Winter Parent and Family Weekend Thursday, Feb. 21 to Sunday, Feb. 24. Kevin Harmon, vice president for student affairs, said the university held a similar parent and family weekend in the fall, usually sche

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 17 Feb 2019 | 7:41 pm CST

Math whizzes compete

Local math whizzes answered questions that would stump many adults during the annual Ward County Mathcounts competition Wednesday at Minot State University. The sixth, seventh and eighth graders competed individually and as teams in written competitions a

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 17 Feb 2019 | 7:41 pm CST