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Input for naming of the new Elementary School
September 5, 2019
The School Board is looking for help from the community to start brainstorming new names for our Elementary Schools for the 2020-2021 school year! Click to find out how to submit your ideas!

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Welcome to Watford Celebration returns for 2019
August 21, 2019
Kids activities, local organizations, door prizes, food, and more are all planned for this free event that runs from 4:30pm-6:45pm at the Rough Rider Center on Friday September 20. Local organizations and businesses are encouraged to participate by reserving a table.

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Jamaican restaurant opens
August 21, 2019
Another restaurant has joined our community. Island Kitchens & Grill describes themselves as a Jamaican/Caribbean restaurant that specializes in good fresh island food. The are located at 722 Main St #1, and are open 11am-10pm.

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McKenzie County Senior Day Expo Sept. 7
August 21, 2019
Services available to seniors- those 55 and older in McKenzie County will be showcased at the first-ever McKenzie County Senior Day Expo.

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NDPC Annual Meeting in Watford Sept. 17-19
August 21, 2019
The 2019 North Dakota Petroleum Council's annual meeting will be held at the Rough Rider Center September 17-19. Hundreds are expected to attend.

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Women's Day: September 14
August 21, 2019
Amberley Snyder has been announced as the keynote for the 2019 McKenzie County Healthcare Systems Women's Day.

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2020 McKenzie County Preliminary Budget
August 6, 2019
McKenzie County's 2020 Preliminary Budget

ND Dept. of Ag.: Goehring activates Hay Hotline
August 1, 2019
“Ranchers who need hay, or those with hay to sell or with pasture or hayland to rent should call us at 701-425-8454,” Goehring said. “Your name and information will be entered into the Hay Hotline database to be matched up with other callers.”

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Voices of Watford: Shilo Chavez
July 18, 2019
The latest Voices of Watford City video is now available! In this video Shilo Chavez talks about her move to Watford City from her home state of Colorado and how she and her family have come to call Watford City home.

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Homefest 2019 activities for all ages
June 21, 2019
The annual tradition of Homefest in Watford City will take place July 12-14. Festivities include a golf scramble, food and music on main street, art in the park, children's theater and more!

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