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Buxton Mayor Soderberg leaning toward filing for office ahead of April 11 deadline

Buxton Mayor Travis Soderberg revealed during a city council meeting Wednesday night that he’s leaning toward running for re-election in June.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST

Hillsboro Business Association eyes fundraising for holiday decorations

The Hillsboro Business Association has kicked off preliminary talks centered on raising money to buy new Christmas decorations to mount on the city’s lighted street poles.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST

Organizers bump 4-H showcase to Hillsboro Days week

This year’s Traill County 4-H Achievement Days will be bumped up three weeks in order to coincide with Hillsboro Days and take place over a single day on Friday, June 17.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST

Rite Irrigation in Fordville honored with gold award

Reinke Manufacturing, a global leader in irrigation systems and technology, has recognized Rite Irrigation in Fordville with their Gold Reinke Pride award in recognition of their success in the past year. “We are proud to honor the team at R

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST

Hillsboro gets $500K to help with literacy

The Hillsboro School District has been awarded a $500,000 grant from the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction to improve the literacy of students in prekindergarten through high school.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST

Authorities shut down portions of I-29 after trailer catches fire near Reynolds

Portions of Interstate 29 south of Reynolds were temporarily closed Wednesday following a semi-truck fire near mile marker 121.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST

Hillsboro sixth-grader in fast lane for future Olympic dreams

If Treyvion Johnson is slow at anything in the water, it’s getting out of it.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST

Weather matters

We will have a chance of snow off and on through Friday but the weekend is looking partly cloudy with highs in the low to mid-20s. Much colder air will move back in on Monday with a high around 5 above. A stronger surge of Arctic air will come aft

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST

Sanchez faces arraignment on A felony

In what was a chaotic initial appearance for Jorge Alberto Sanchez of Grafton, Sept. 30, Northeast District Judge Barb Whelan waived the initial appearance and scheduled an arraignment on the charge of gross sexual imposition, a Class A felony, an

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST

Central Valley teens request district add home ec curriculum

The Central Valley School Board asked school administrators in November to survey students to gauge which elective courses they’d like to see the rural Buxton school offer next year.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST

Alcanter faces Class AA felony charge

Walsh County State’s Attorney Kelley Cole asked for and was granted a continuance in regard to a preliminary hearing scheduled Jan. 30 in a case involving Ulises Alcantar, who has been charged with gross sexual imposition, which is a Class A

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST

Hillsboro youth dig up treasure buried in city’s Woodland Park

A group of Hillsboro youngsters opened the new year with good fortune Saturday.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST

2021 REWIND: Banner year in review, July through December

Note to readers: Last week, the Hillsboro Banner recapped the headlines from the first six months of 2021.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST

MPCG School Board updates health plan, reviews design options for music addition

The MayPort-CG School Board on Monday updated the district’s K-12 Smart Restart plan in response to new pandemic guidelines released Jan. 7 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST

Hillsboro grad Aasen, who wrote 4 books on life in ND, dies in CT

Larry Aasen, a Hillsboro native and Hillsboro High School alum who authored four books filled with stories about growing up and life in his home state of North Dakota, died Sunday.

Source: CP RRV Northern Local news feed | 21 Jan 2022 | 9:33 am CST