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Physical, ‘spiritual’ repair for Marmarth church: Denver pastor revives abandoned chapel building

June 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

MARMARTH — For at least 15 years, the Marmarth Bible Church sat abandoned after its pastor unexpectedly left town.
Marmarth fostered an agricultural boom in the early 20th century, established near the transcontinental railroad line. But with a cu…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Physical, ‘spiritual’ repair for Marmarth church: Denver pastor revives abandoned chapel building

June 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

MARMARTH — For at least 15 years, the Marmarth Bible Church sat abandoned after its pastor unexpectedly left town.
Marmarth fostered an agricultural boom in the early 20th century, established near the transcontinental railroad line. But with a cu…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Joint Chiefs chairman visits embattled nuke base

June 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff on Monday was slated to visit a North Dakota Air Force base that has been plagued for years by missteps involving nuclear weapons. Continue Reading

Minot Air Force Base airman dies in canoe mishap

June 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MINOT An airman with the 5th Bomb Wing at Minot Air Force Base died in a canoeing accident over the weekend. Continue Reading

Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman to visit ND base

June 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is slated to visit the Minot Air Force Base on Monday. Continue Reading

Nuke missile crews cite morale-sapping pressures

June 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON Officers with a finger on the trigger of the Air Force’s most powerful nuclear missiles are complaining of a wide array of morale-sapping pressures, according to internal emails obtained by The Associated Press. Continue Reading

Missile in scrapped test was to come from Minot

May 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MINOT Air Force officials and U.S. Sen. John Hoeven say the intercontinental ballistic missile for a planned test launch that was scrapped last month because of mounting tensions with North Korea was to have come from the Minot Air Force Base missile field. Continue Reading

General orders extra review of Minot AFB nuke crew failings

May 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON The general who commands the nation’s nuclear forces said Thursday he has ordered further review of failings discovered among Air Force officers who operate nuclear missiles. But he told Congress Thursday he was not alarmed by their shortcomings. Continue Reading

Minot Air Force Base economic impact: $522 million

February 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MINOT Minot Air Force Base says it contributed a record amount to the local economy in the last fiscal year. Continue Reading

Minot group seeking donations to build B-52 model

October 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The city of Minot is trying to raise money for a model of the B-52 airplane. The model is meant as a gift to the Minot Air Force Base, which is home to the 5th Bomb Wing. Cost of the project is $75,000. Continue Reading