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Chillin’ out for news of a chili record; Win or lose, Minto expects a hot time

November 6, 2013 in Uncategorized

MINTO – Residents of Minto will be feasting on chili tonight when they learn whether a summer chili feed has landed the community in the Guinness Book of World Records.

Back in June, the community cooked a pot of 2,420 pounds of chili in an effort…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Body of missing Minto man found

September 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS Authorities have found the body they believe to be that of Guy Miller, the Minto farmer who has been missing since his vehicle was washed away from a township road by floodwaters on April 29.
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Body of missing Minto man found 132 days after disappearance

September 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS — Authorities have found the body they believe to be that of Guy Miller, the Minto, N.D., farmer who has been missing since his vehicle was washed away from a township road by floodwaters on April 29. Continue Reading

Man found dead after tractor fire near Minto

August 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MINTO A 79-year-old Walsh County man was found dead Monday evening after authorities responded to a report of a tractor fire near Minto. Continue Reading

Driver found dead after tractor fire near Minto

August 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MINTO Walsh County authorities say a 79-year-old Walsh County man was found dead at the scene of a reported tractor fire near Minto. Continue Reading

‘There is no closure’ 3 months after Guy Miller disappeared

July 29, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MINTO While the official search has stalled for Guy Miller, who is believed to have drowned in a coulee or the Forest River three months ago today, family members are not giving up hope or abandoning their efforts to bring him home. Continue Reading

Walsh County pursues diversion project

July 2, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAFTON The Walsh County Water Resource District is dusting off a 40-year-old plan to divert Forest River floodwater from inundating Minto as it did three times this spring and thousands of acres of farmland. Continue Reading

Latest search for ND flood victim unsuccessful

June 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MINTO The latest search has turned up no sign of a Minto man presumed drowned during flooding in northeastern North Dakota two months ago. Continue Reading

No clues in search for Minto flood victim

June 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MINTO Law enforcement officers searched the silt-laden banks of the Forest River and an unnamed creek Thursday, probing the tall grass, trees, brush and mounds of debris, looking for clues that might help them recover the body of a farmer believed to have drowned in floodwaters April 29. Continue Reading

Man missing in floodwaters near Minto

April 30, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MINTO Authorities are searching today for a man whose pickup is believed to have been swept away from a water-covered gravel road Monday evening, near this community in northeast North Dakota. Continue Reading