Dickinson Press Staff
The North Dakota State University Extension Service is hosting its equine encounters workshop on Tuesday, June 7, at Dickinson State University. The workshop will cover hands-on pasture weed identification, deworming protocols, seasonal vaccination, and is for youth and adults to learn about pasture and manure management, and general health recommendations for their animals, according to a release.
Boardings at the Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport’s are down 64.5 percent from last year, according to the state Aeronautics Commission. The airport has had 5,274 people board flights through April of this year, compared to 14,855 boardings through April 2015. It’s the
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The U.S. Postal Service is holding a small business conference from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, May 5, at the Dickinson Post Office. The Postal Service is aiming to provide small business solutions to help businesses develop, innovate and grow. Postal representatives will demonstrate smart shipping and mailing solutions to help business owners manage costs, drive efficiency and grow their markets.
Western North Dakota’s mule deer population increased 21 percent from last year, according to the state Game and Fish Department annual spring mule deer survey completed this month. Bruce Stillings, the department’s big game supervisor based in its Dickinson’s office, said the increase is a result of higher adult doe survival in 2015, three consecutive years of good fawn production and overwinter survival combined with milder winter weather conditions.
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The Theodore Roosevelt Honors Leadership Program at Dickinson State University will host the Hawk Walk 5K run/walk at 10 a.m. Saturday. Registration begins at 9 a.m. at the Biesiot Activities Center. The registration form can also be printed from dickinsonstate.edu/hawkwalk and delivered to May Hall Room 311. The fee is $20 per adult, $10 for DSU students with a valid ID, and $8 for children 13 and under.
The Roughrider Kiwanis and Community Action Partnership are planning sessions of Safety City for youth ages 4-6. Classes from 9-11:30 a.m. or 1-3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, June 6-16, at Heart River Elementary gymnasium in Dickinson. Children will participate in a this comprehensive safety education program. To register, call Becky at Community Action Partnership, 701-227-0131. The cost is $35, which covers a bike helmet, T-shirt, photo ID and daily snacks.
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WASHINGTON -- North Dakota’s Congressional delegation announced Tuesday that more than $2.2 million in federal funding has been awarded to the Coal Country Community Health Center in Beulah. The health care system also has locations in Killdeer and Center. The funds were made available through the Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration.