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Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative reports lower revenue

December 4, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Wahpeton-based Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative reported Tuesday that payments of $155 million made to its shareholders and growers on Aug. 31 were 14 percent less than the previous year. Continue Reading

The Wahpeton Park District works to install sculpture garden at Chahinkapa Zoo

November 16, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A sculpture park is taking shape within Wahpeton’s Chahinkapa Park thanks to the efforts of volunteers who are donating equipment and time. The garden will be in honor of Luke Allmendinger who died in 2009 of a brain tumor. Continue Reading

Boys State Elections Results

June 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The North Dakota Boys State finished up today at the North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton. The following are election results from the program. Continue Reading

Small fuel spill reported on river at Wahpeton

May 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Crews have cleaned up a small petroleum spill in the Bois de Sioux River on Wahpeton’s south side. Richland County Emergency Manager Brett Lambrecht tells The Forum that crews used booms and absorbent pads to contain and soak up the slick, which measured about two blocks long.

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Wahpeton, Breckenridge area bar operators attempt to curb violence

March 27, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Operators of several bars in Wahpeton and neighboring Breckenridge, Minn., are banding together to try to reduce violence after a string of incidents in recent months. Continue Reading

Sunflower ‘Giant’ expands into corn

March 27, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Giant Snacks Inc., of Wahpeton, N.D., is expanding from its sunflower business and is starting to produce a “toasted corn snack.” The company calls it an announcement “of importance similar to when the firm launched its Giant Sunflower brand.” Continue Reading

New Wilkin County floodplain maps coming

March 16, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

New floodplain maps in Wilkin County will likely necessitate flood insurance for more residents. The Wahpeton Daily News reports that the FEMA proposed changes will go into effect either later this year or in 2013. Continue Reading

Summit Brewing head speaks at alma mater UND

February 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Mark Stutrud has the genial, florid visage and ample middle of a brewer who loves what he makes. That, in fact, is one of the keys to his business success, the founder and president of Summit Brewing Co., told about 70 students, staff and others Tuesday at an Entrepreneur Forum in UND’s Center for Innovation. Continue Reading

Wahpeton, N.D., comes up with unique marriage proposal

February 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Some men get down on one knee. Others have proposed at football games on live TV. Then there is Blake Buck of Wahpeton. When he decided to ask his girlfriend to marry him, he did more than go above and beyond – he went underthe ice. Continue Reading

N.D. to distribute $1 million for weed control

July 30, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The state Department of Agriculture says it will distribute more than $1 million dollars among counties and one city for noxious weed control over the next two years. Continue Reading