Renae Bachmeier chatted with Craig Kemmet and I at Sanford on Thursday. She said mom and dad, Bill and Helen White, are doing fine. It was nice to see her. Those girls always remember their roots and home town people. On Friday, Marvin and Violet Bodvig attended the funeral for Jean Nelson in Robinson. Todd and Sue Bodvig had lunch […]

Area Church Schedules

STEELE CHURCHES:St. Francis de Sales CatholicChurch – Father Jerome Hunkler, 701-475-2333. 1st, 3rd, 5th Sunday, 9:00 a.m.;2nd and 4th Sundays, 11:00 a.m.Trinity Lutheran Church–PastorJacob DeBoer. 475-2490. SundayWorship, 10:30 a.m.United Methodist Church – SteveBehrens, Pastor. Sunday – SundaySchool, 10:30, all ages; worship, 11:30;Communion – 1st Sunday of the month;Tuesday – 9:00 a.m. Beth Moore Study;Wednesday – 5:30 p.m., Confirmation,7:00 p.m., Youth […]

Manor Musings

~Entertainment~ Dec. 8 – The Emter’s will entertain at 1:30 p.m. Dec. 10 – Leo and Julie Ternes (Bob Dolajak’s daughter) will entertain at 2:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend the entertainment events at Golden Manor. ~ Kindergarten visits Manor ~ Mrs. Witt’s Kindergarten Class from Kidder County School visited the Golden Manor Wednesday, November 29th. Everyone had a […]

Bingo at Driscoll

SE Burleigh Seniors are sponsoring “Fun Bingo – Senior Style” on Dec 13th at 2pm at the former Driscoll Cafe. Yes, this is the 2nd Wednesday of the month…weather permitting. Call 387-4749 for info and/or cancellations.


Kenny and Kathy Dockter were in Harvey Saturday and visited Gordon Felchle from McClusky at the nursing.


Ole the Green ManBy Merry Helm December 4, 2017 — On this date in 1914, it was reported that while in Grand Forks, Ole Evenson from Starkweather painted his entire body a bright emerald green. Nobody understood why he did it, as reported in the following newspaper story: When a Swede deliberately takes a can of green paint, and with […]


There has been a change in the date of the Tuttle Senior Christmas Party. Everyone is invited to the Tuttle Senior Christmas Party being held at the Senior Center on the 13th of December. There will be BBQ ribs and all the trimmings. The time is for supper at 5:00 pm with the Methodist ladies bringing the program. There will […]

K.C. School activities

Dec. 7 – Basketball, Girls’ Varsity tournament at New Salem Dec. 8 – Basketball at Wachter Middle School, Girls’ Junior High, 4:15, 5:15 p.m. Dec. 9 – Basketball, Girls’Varsity, at New Salem; basketball, Boys’ C, JV, Varsity vs. Flasher, 4:30, 6:00, 7:00 p.m. Dec. 10-12 – State Student Council at Bismarck Dec. 11 – Basketball at Medina, 4:00 p.m.; Basketball […]

KC Girls JH Basketball takes Second at Linton-HMB Tournament

Kidder County had a first round bye along with one win and one loss to come out 2nd in the Linton-HMB JH Girls Basketball Tournament on Saturday, December 2nd. The KC Wolves beat Strasburg 27-18 and went on to play Linton-HMB. The Wolves lost to Linton 12-31 after losing several girls to injuries. Their next games will be Friday, December […]


Charles Oscar Shipley, age 97, left this earthly realm, November 30, 2017, on his Eagle Flight to Heaven, with a smile on his face, and a thankful heart. Services were held at 10:30 am Tuesday, December 5, at the Steele United Methodist Church, with Rev. Steve Behrens officiating. Visitation was held from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Monday, December 4, […]