The Langdon Blades junior gold hockey team took to the road once again the weekend of February 14-16, playing three league games at Grand Forks, Fargo and Northwood. The Blades lost to the Stallions 5-4, were defeated by the Freeze 6-4 before beating winless Northwood 7-1. After the weekend,…

Coming off a weekend where they went 3-1 at a league jamboree in Mandan which saw senior forward Regan Hoffarth net her first career hat trick, the Langdon Blades girls hockey team played two league games the weekend of February 15-16. They suffered a tough overtime loss at Bottineau 5-4 on …

The Langdon-Edmore-Munich Cardinals girls basketball team went into the 2020 District 8 Tournament, held in Rolla February 14-17, as the number one seed. The unbeaten, second-ranked Cardinals won two games in the tourney to secure their third straight District 8 Tourney title.

Sandwiching columns between holidays, dropping temperatures, tournament games and ever-present snowfalls has made this a difficult winter for research so special thanks to friends who suggest subjects and sometimes give added details.

The Cavalier County Commission met on Tuesday, February 18 following the President’s Day holiday. The meeting had a short agenda that lead to a lot of discussion and input from county employees.

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When did you learn to dance, and who taught you? Many share the same memory of learning to dance on top of the shoes of Mom or Dad. For parents, holding tiny hands and waltzing around in the kitchen or twirling together on the dance floor at a wedding is one of your most precious and prized …

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The food supply in the United States is among the safest in the world thanks to strict guidelines and inspections conducted by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. However, when certain disease-causing bacteria or pathogens contaminate food, they can cause foodborne illness, often called “…

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It is no secret that the agricultural industry is hurting. From bad weather to extended trade feuds, every sector of the ag world is eager for a turn around in fortune as lenders, insurance, agronomists and producers look towards 2020.

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A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, February 24, 2020, at Nekoma Lutheran Church in Nekoma for Walter Gronhovd, 95, of rural Nekoma, who passed away February 18, 2020, at Cavalier County Memorial Hospital in Langdon. Burial will be in the spring at Highland Cemetery.

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A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial was held on Saturday, February 22, 2020, at St. Cecilia’s Catholic Church in Towner for Lillian Louise Domres, 84, of Towner, who passed away February 13, 2020, at Edgewood Vista in Minot after a short battle with cancer. Burial will be in the spring at St…

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Craig Halvorson, 75, of Langdon, passed away Wednesday, February 12, 2020, at his home.

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A memorial service was held Tuesday, February 18, 2020, at the Walhalla Lutheran Church in Walhalla for Sherman J. Soli, 78, of Walhalla, who passed away Thursday, February 13, 2020, at Pembilier Nursing Center in Walhalla.

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Victoria Brown, 77, of Milton, ND, passed away Saturday, February 15, 2020, at the Pembilier Nursing Center in Walhalla.

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Funeral services were held on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, at United Lutheran Church in Langdon for Creola (Kjos) Lundquist, 97, of Loma, who passed away Thursday, February 13, 2020, at Maple Manor Care Center in Langdon. Burial will be in the spring at Loma Cemetery near Loma.

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A celebration of life was held Thursday, February 20, 2020, at the James River Church in Springfield, Mo., for Trudy Lea Laidlaw, 71, of Battlefield, Mo., who passed away February 9, 2020.

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The Langdon-Edmore-Munich Cardinals boys basketball team looked to recover from a tough loss at New Rockford with four games in a six day span. They recovered nicely, winning all four games, beating Benson County at Leeds 54-40 on Feb. 6, coming back to win at Grafton 65-48 on Feb. 7, defeat…

The Langdon-Edmore-Munich Cardinals girls basketball team completed their regular season schedule with three in the past week - winning at Grafton 51-44 on February 7, beating Velva at home 54-39 on February 8 then having an unreal shooting night in a final victory at Midway-Minto, 73-28. Th…

The Langdon City Commission held a short meeting on Monday, February 10. The meeting concerned mostly business as usual agenda items.

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For those unable to come to Langdon Area School District activities occurring in the gym, a brand new service is being offered courtesy of the Cardinal Sports Boosters. With the Boosters support, the school is now able to provide online streaming of games and events like concerts.

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The Langdon Area Elementary School parents and students have a new after-school program that challenges students through the application of science, technology, engineering, art, and math-themed projects. The STEAM CAMP after-school care program began on August 26, 2019. STEAM stands for sci…

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It may be February but some avid gardeners are already thinking about their 2020 garden. Starting early and getting the seeds and sprouts going to be transplanted into the famously fertile ground of the area may yield more than just a bountiful crop this year for those with an entrepreneuria…

Funeral services were held January 27, 2020, at McCabe United Methodist Church in Bismarck for Lawrence Thielen, 93, of Mandan, who passed away on Thursday, January 16, 2020. Burial was at the ND Veterans Cemetery, Mandan.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, February 21, 2020, at St. Alphonsus Church in Langdon for Edi Ann Otto, 79, of Langdon, who passed away February 9, 2020, at Maple Manor Care Center in Langdon. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Langdon in the spring.

The Langdon-Edmore-Munich Cardinals girls basketball team continued to wrap up the regular season portion of their schedule with road games at New Rockford-Sheyenne February 1 and at Four Winds-Minnewaukan February 3. The Lady Cards beat the Rockets 68-26 then got a tough win over the Lady I…

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The Langdon Blades junior gold hockey team thought they had the weekend of January 31-February 2 off, but they found an opening in a tournament in Grand Rapids, MN, and ended up playing five games in what turned out to be a busy weekend. The Blades ended up taking third place in the tourney,…

The Langdon-Edmore-Munich Cardinals had a busy weekend with two games January 31 and February 1. They won over North Star at home 67-32 then lost to a very athletic Rockets team 54-39. After the weekend the Cards record now stands at 9-4, and they have a busy week ahead. After playing at Ben…

The Cavalier County Commission had a short agenda for their February 4 meeting. The business of the county ranged from previous meeting topics to future involvement in projects and meetings.

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Cavalier County Memorial Hospital (CCMH) has found a new director for the ambulance squad in recent transplant to North Dakota Christopher South, CCP. Becoming a Critical Care Provider (CCP) was not his original plan for life, but after finding his mother unresponsive from an overdose, he ne…

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Choice Bank hosted a short seminar on Wednesday, February 5 to assist producers in getting ready for the 2020 growing season and beyond. The seminar included three speakers that had one simple message for those who attended - start planning your future now and become educated on what the opt…

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Cavalier County resident Bill Hardy addressed the Commission about their recent decision regarding the Forestry Stewardship Program during the Commission's regular meeting on Tuesday, February 4. Hardy stated that those he has talked to in his area that use the program want it to stay in pla…

A memorial service was held Sunday, February 9, 2020 at the Tollefson Funeral Home of Edinburg for Thressa Nelson, age 42 of Edinburg, whopassed away on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at Sanford Health of Fargo.

A memorial service was held at Concordia Lutheran Church of Edmore on Saturday, February 8, 2020, for Ann M. Berg, age 83, of Edmore, who died Thursday, January 30, 2020, at CHI St. Alexius Health in Devils Lake. Burial will be in the spring at the Edmore Cemetery.

A memorial service was held Saturday, February 8, 2020, at the Park Center - Walhalla Presbyterian Church in Walhalla for Vernon R. Fitzsimonds, 93, of Walhalla, who passed away Monday, February 3, 2020, at his home.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Thursday, February 6, 2020, at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Langdon for Emil Lorenz, 90, of Langdon, who passed away Saturday, February 1, 2020, at Cavalier County Memorial Hospital in Langdon.

The Langdon Blades girls hockey team, like the boys, got back into action with three home games at Dakota Spirit Arena on January 24-26. The Blades beat Watford City 2-1, lost to Crosby 4-2 then were beaten by Richland 5-4. After the weekend home stand, Langdon had a league record of 4-5-1. …