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2021 Bismarck Bucks Training Camp in Watford City
March 25, 2021
With the 2021 season right around the corner, the Bucks continue
their work to take the team to the next level on and off the field. This season, for the first time in Indoor Football history, a team will report to an off-site location for training camp. The Bucks are making the move to Watford City, April 9th, as 40 hopefuls will chase their professional football dreams and fight to earn a position on the Buck’s 25-man roster.

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Maah Daah Hey Trail named “Best of the Midwest"
March 9, 2021
BISMARCK, N.D. (KFYR) - North Dakotans know how great the Maah Daah Hey trail system in Theodore Roosevelt National Park is and now, readers of Midwest Living will know too.

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WCHS students create food pantry for school
March 2, 2021
BISMARCK, N.D. (KFYR) - Many schools across the state have food backpack programs to make sure food insecure students and families have enough to eat.

Watford City High School did not and some of its students decided to change that.

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Touring Bismarck's Career Academy
January 12, 2021
Over a dozen leaders from throughout McKenzie County toured the Bismarck Career Academy earlier this month

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Free crisis support
January 11, 2021
Free and anonymous support services are available to North Dakotans who may be experiencing feelings of anxiousness, stress, depression, loneliness, or frustration during the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Small Business Relief Grants available
January 11, 2021
A new grant has been announced for small businesses and enterprises affected by Covid-19 in rural communities.

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River + Ranch Magazine features local home
January 11, 2021
The December/January edition of the River + Ranch Magazine features the home of Kira and Greg Noll of Watford City all decked out for the holidays

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ND Petroleum Council to meet in Watford City
January 11, 2021
Save the date! The 2021 North Dakota Petroleum Council's annual meeting has been set for September 22-24.

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Community effort to bring Christmas to elders
December 15, 2020
A senior care facility in Watford City received a little holiday makeover today.

Nearly a hundred volunteers helped place Christmas decorations around the courtyard at the McKenzie County Healthcare Systems Senior Living Complex.

More than a thousand dollars worth of items were donated like lights and inflatables.

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New Long X Bridge Opened in Western ND
November 4, 2020
North Dakota's Department of Transportation on Friday opened the new Long X Bridge to traffic.

The new bridge is open to two lanes of traffic but will open to four lanes next summer when all work is completed. State and federal officials participated in a ribbon-cutting Friday.

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