Local News

Ward County Commission approves budget with tax break

The tax on a $200,000 home would go down about $97 under a 2020 budget preliminarily adopted by the Ward County Commission following a public hearing Wednesday. Budget numbers presented Wednesday...

AF Base

Better late than never

As the lights dim and the bays grow silent, he crawls into his neatly-made bed. He hoped for some well-earned rest, with his body covered in sores and bruises. Just as he succumbed to sleep, 30...

Williston Area

Beer on the Military Frontier

September 19, 2019 — Soldiers stationed on the military frontier brought with them a taste for malt beverages like beer and ale. This was sometimes satisfied by ale imported from England,...


'I think we can have a deal,' on Brexit says European Commission president

A Brexit deal is possible, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Thursday, adding that if the Irish border backstop which the British government wants removed...