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Midkota adds three to teaching staff

Posted September 11, 2014 at 3:59 pm

By Sherry Lind | Editor

Midkota has three new members on its teaching staff. Two are at the elementary school in Binford and one at the high school in Glenfield.

Jeff Ringstad is the new social studies/geography/history teacher for the secondary school. He graduated from Mayville State University in May 2014 with a B.S. in Education with a social studies composite. He says that he is “very lucky” to have gotten a teaching position near where he lives so soon after graduation. “I’ve wanted to teach all my life.” But, like for many of us, life

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    Hanson and Hackman crowned King and Queen

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    Hackman crowned King and Queen

    Photo by Dutton’s Valley Gallery

    Crowned the 2014 Griggs County Central Homecoming King and Queen were Justin Hanson and Mariah Hackman. Making up the Homecoming court were senior girls Jadin Carlson, Chelsea Ellefson, Nicole Samson, and Taylor Zimprich and senior boys Beau Beattie, Hunter Engel, Kevin Heinz, and Riley Nelson

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    Masters Store and Hotel

    Posted August 30, 2018 at 4:01 pm

    Walnut Grove lost a landmark on July 26, 2018, although its loss was likely mourned by few people. On that day, the Masters Hotel, built in 1875, was taken down because it was

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    The race continues

    Posted August 23, 2018 at 5:09 pm

    Cottonwood County Commissioner District #1 is down to 2 candidates for the November election after the Primary Election on Tuesday, August 14.

    Results are listed

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    Walnut Grove blaze destroys frame shop

    Posted August 23, 2018 at 5:09 pm

    Just before noon last Thursday Walnut Grove fire fighters were called to Chad Cooley’s Frame Shop on County Road 5 to put out a fire in the bays of Cooley’s shop. According to Cooley, he

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