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  1. Divide County School District Hopes $9.9 Million Bond PassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    ... r support this time around. The election will be held one week from today, with polling places in Noonan, Crosby and Fortuna. The measure must have 60 percent support to pass.

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  2. Bond issue will be decided Feb. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Journal

    ... majority of 60 percent of votes cast must be in favor. Polls will be open Tuesday, Feb. 9, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Fortuna, Noonan and Crosby. Absentee ballots are also available at the District Office for those who are unavailable to cast their ...

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  3. Daycare group offers updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Journal

    ... and we're all good to go," she said. Dale Cich, the same contractor who recently did work for the county at the old Fortuna radar base, has been hired for the building removal, which is expected to occur later this week. "That's our plan, to have it ...

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  4. Quest for purple heart reveals bronze starRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Journal

    By Cecile Krimm Notification of Leonard Larson's death, late in November 1944, wasn't like in the movies. The stereotypical march to the door of a family home by uniformed soldiers delivering news of a casualty never occurred at the home of Erick and Ella Larson, who lived in a little hamlet halfway between Ambrose and Fortuna.

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  5. Development funding looks uncertainRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Journal

    ... having it declared a "brownfield," but based on the inability to use that federal program for cleaning up the former Fortuna Radar Station, Chairman Doug Graupe said he doubts any funds will be available. Board member and fellow county commissioner ...

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  6. Legislators listen to Crosby, Divide on surge moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | Journal

    ... In one case Graupe recounted, the border patrol officers called the Divide County Sheriff to take on a prisoner in Fortuna, who ended up needing surgery. The county paid $50,000 for the medical care of the prisoner, Graupe said. "That's not oil ...

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  7. BDW signs over operations to rural waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Journal

    ... forward to this for so long." "From when we started, it's over seven years now," said Board President Gary Rust, Fortuna. Leaders in Crosby originally led the charge for a regional system as a means of paying for the city's own new water treatment ...

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  8. New name, familiar faces, at Crosby bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Journal

    ... scanning their checks on equipment provided by the bank, and sending that deposit by computer. "Someone from Fortuna or someone from Lignite doesn't have to make a trip to town to make a deposit," Axtman said. People in Crosby will also be able to ...

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  9. Abandoned Fortuna Air Base to be DemolishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    The station once served as a first-defense system for a potential Soviet attack. But the former radar station has sat idle for many years now.

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  10. Senior Center work moving along; more funds neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | Journal

    By John D. Taylor The Fortuna Senior Center is undergoing renovations. "When it's done, we're going to be real pleased," said Orlynne Dahl, board member.

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  11. Fortuna base cleanup moving forward; landscape improving dramaticallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | Journal

    By John D. Taylor Not too long from now, drivers traveling ND 5 should note a big change on the hill where the former U. S. Air Force radar base stood, just west of Fortuna. The base is coming down.

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  12. New name, familiar faces, at Crosby bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Journal

    ... scanning their checks on equipment provided by the bank, and sending that deposit by computer. "Someone from Fortuna or someone from Lignite doesn't have to make a trip to town to make a deposit," Axtman said. People in Crosby will also be able to ...

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  13. Building condition poses a dilemma for Crosby councilRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | Journal

    ... Control & Consulting Team (ACCT), the company handling the asbestos found in the former radar base, just west of Fortuna, to look at the building. The city sought a sense of the scale of any asbestos problems it would face. Alderman Bryan Haugenoe ...

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  14. Mill increase for building fund to be decided June 23Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | Journal

    ... l be open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 23 at the Divide County Public Library, Noonan Community Center and Fortuna Senior Center.

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  15. Clara SelleRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2015 | Minot Daily News

    Clara Annie Selle, 91, of Crosby, and formerly of Fortuna, passed away Thursday, June 4, 2015, at Trinity Hospital in Minot. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. on Monday, June 8, 2015, at Faith Lutheran Church in Fortuna Pastor Shipman officiating.

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  16. Judy SalvesonRead the original story

    May 19, 2015 | Minot Daily News

    ... ndchildren; five great-grandchildren; brother, John, Bottineau; sisters, Wanda Wehrman and Dianne Kay Brown, both of Fortuna, and Cindy Hanson, Wildrose.

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  17. Paul IngwalsonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | Minot Daily News

    ... He flew for 55 years with 12,000 hours. For a private pilot that is a lot of flying time. He became a friend of the Fortuna Radar Base which led to associations with the Minot Air Force Base for 20 years. A commander usually arranged the civilian ...

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