Jon and Amber Engstrom and Ginny of Fargo were recent weekend visitors at the home of her parents, Mike and Rhonda Braun, Wing. Alvina Miller visited them while they were there. Ann Ochsner, Bismarck, visited at the home of Alvina Miller Sunday afternoon. She had attended church at Wing and she attended dinner at the church. Also visiting at Alvina’s […]


Polly Ann Fischer, 85, Washburn, North Dakota, passed away Friday, February 23, 2018 at Missouri Slope Lutheran Care Center, Bismarck. Funeral Services were held at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at DaWise-Perry Funeral Services, Mandan, with Rev. Allen Wagner officiating. Visitation was held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial was in Sunset Memorial Gardens, […]


Edna Lachenmeier, 90, Jamestown, ND went to be with her Heavenly Father on February 17, 2018 at Ave Maria Village in Jamestown, ND. Edna Strehle was born May 5, 1927, SW of Medina, ND, the daughter of Emmanuel and Barbara (Oberlander) Strehle. She attended the country school in Newbury Township where she received her elementary education. Edna married John (Johnnie) […]


Grace Mittleider, 76, Tappen, died February 18, 2018, in Wishek, ND. Services were held at 2:00 pm Saturday, February 24, at Zion United Methodist Church of Tappen, with Rev. Hazel Behrens officiating. Visitation was held from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Friday, February 23, at Eastgate Funeral Service, 2302 E. Divide Ave., Bismarck, where a prayer service began at 7:00 […]

Chicken pot pie

Ingredients1 pound skinless, bonelesschicken breast halves – cubed1 cup sliced carrots1 cup frozen green peas1/2 cup sliced celery1/3 cup butter1/3 cup chopped onion1/3 cup all-purpose flour1/2 teaspoon salt1/4 teaspoon black pepper1/4 teaspoon celery seed1 3/4 cups chicken broth2/3 cup milk2 (9 inch) unbaked pie crusts Directions Preheat oven to 425 degrees F (220 degrees C.) In a saucepan, combine chicken, […]

March 3rd commemorates National Anthem

VFW Auxiliary Department of North Dakota It was the War of 1812; a conflict fought between the United States, Great Britain, and their respective allies, primarily over freedom of the seas. The British took Washington, DC in August of 1814, then moved up the Chesapeake Bay to take Baltimore. On September 12th they arrived at Fort McHenry, whose guns controlled […]

MPB Thunder are State bound!

State Tournament will be held in Minot on March 1st, 2nd and 3rd, 2018.


Girls’ Regional Basketball Tournament

Held at Jamestown CivicCenterFeb. 19, 2018Kidder County 38EKM 49 K.C. 5 23 26 38 EKM 10 22 34 49 Kidder County stats: Grace Benz – 5FG, 1FT, 11 pts., 4 fouls; Madelyn Schmidt – 1FG, 4 three-pointers, 2FT, 16 pts.; 4 fouls; Brittany Rath –1 three-pointer, 3 pts.; 5 fouls; Jaslyn Magstadt –2 three-pointers, 6 pts.; 4 fouls; Katie Silbernagel […]

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 […]