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School district sees year of record enrollment
August 21, 2015
While classes won’t officially open for McKenzie County Public School District No. 1 until Thursday, Aug. 20, the preliminary enrollment numbers are indicating that Watford City schools will see yet another year of record enrollment.

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Ybarra Pedals through pain
August 14, 2015
Nick Yabarra founder of outdoor company Experience LAND and organizer of the Maah Daah Hey 100 race series — completed a 150-mile mountain bike ride through the Badlands.

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An oil-worker family vows to make ND Home
August 5, 2015
Kendra Hill and her husband moved to rural North Dakota's oil fields so he could earn double the wages he made in their native Washington. Now they've bought a house, they have a five-year-old and a baby and they're planning to make North Dakota their home.

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Expansion of City Golf Course Underway
August 5, 2015
City hires Contractor Manager At Risk to oversee expansion of Fox Hills Golf Course from 9 to 18-holes

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Ribs take center stage at Ribfest
August 5, 2015
Car show, music, and games to fill Watford City’s Main Street on Friday

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Maah Daah Hey 100 Mountain Bike Race Aug. 1
July 30, 2015
From its humble beginning four years ago when 65 mountain bikers competed in the first Maah Daah Hey 100, the bike race in the rugged and picturesque North Dakota Badlands has gained worldwide attention.

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County leads state in oil, gas production
July 22, 2015

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Bakken Oil Play here to stay
July 22, 2015
The petroleum industry is one of the largest basic-sector industries in North Dakota. The economic effects are felt statewide, making the industry one of the key forces of North Dakota’s economy. That was the universal message being given by the four featured speakers at last week’s seventh Annual Bakken Rocks CookFest event in Alexander.

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Watford Schools brace for record enrollment
July 22, 2015

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Watford gears up for Homefest weekend
July 17, 2015

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