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City: Pipeline fix cheaper than feared

Hillsboro city commissioners decided Monday to move forward with a plan to replace a water supply line between the city’s treatment plant and the city. 

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST

Food pantry gearing up for holidays

Rich Gehrke and the Hillsboro Kiwanis Food Pantry are gearing up for a pre-holiday rush as families begin preparing for Christmas.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST

Suda named superintendent of the year

BY TODD MORGAN Grafton High School graduate Paula Suda was recently named the North Dakota Superintendent of the Year, marking the first time a female has earned such an honor. She is superintendent

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST

'A hug and a smile can go a long way'

BY BRITTANY BREVIK Every morning, Brittany Larson’s first-grade students line up single file outside the classroom. Patiently, they wait their turn, and then choose a morning greeting - a smil

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST

Mayville Shopko shutting its doors

The Shopko Hometown department store in Mayville will shut its doors within the next three months, the national retail chain announced this week.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST

County balks at increasing load limits

Traill County leaders on Tuesday blasted the notion of raising weight limits for commercial trucks to 129,000 pounds on short stretches of two county roadways.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST

Restemayer pleads not guilty

BY TODD MORGAN James (Jim) Russell Restemayer, 48, of Grafton was in Northeast District Court Monday along with his attorney Todd Burianek to enter a not guilty plea on the charge of misapplication

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST

The Browne Report

Steve Browne The expense of self-defense Well it happened again. I saw in an online discussion of selfdefense techniques for ordinary people the inevitable macho advice, “Buy a gun, learn to u

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST

Grafton grad escapes California fire

BY TODD MORGAN A fund has been set up at U.S. Bank for Travis French, former Grafton resident and 2005 high school graduate. French and his wife Sierra lost their home in Paradise, California, to fi

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST

HHS to host teen mental health forums

Teenage mental health will be the focus of a pair of presentations Monday at Hillsboro High School.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST

State board recognizes local school board members

Diana Hahn and Brad Brummond, both members of Park River Area School District were recently honored by North Dakota School Board Association for their service.read more

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST

Sando updates HEDC on housing plan west of I-29

A housing development under consideration west of Interstate 29 in Hillsboro could cost the city $1.3 million to $1.5 million in infrastructure upgrades.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST

River otter trapping season closed immediately

North Dakota’s river otter trapping season is closed immediately. The statewide season’s predetermined harvest limit of 15 has been reached. Only North Dakota residents were eligible to participate, with a season limit of one otter per trapper

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST

Leaving a legacy: Beloved banker Don Foss reflects on 42-year career as retirement nears

The longest-serving banker in the history of Hillsboro is calling it a career at the end of the year.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST

Toys for Tickets drive under way at MSU

The Mayville State University women’s basketball team has launched its annual Toys for Tickets drive. 

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 9 Dec 2018 | 1:28 pm CST