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Press Photo by Katherine Lymn A twin-engine airplane sits on the runway at the Dunn County Airport, also known as Weydahl Field, north of Killdeer.

Killdeer airport taking off: Planes coming in, expansion plans taking shape


KILLDEER — Dunn County’s Weydahl Field Airport has come a long way since a summer storm last year destroyed its hangar and three planes.

The runway reopened a month ago and plans are already underway for its replacement, which would be a little wider than the current one.

The airport signed the last purchase agreements this month for the land for the new runway.

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