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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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January 10, 2019
Zander named county chair
Ken Zander was elected board chair of the Stark County Commissioners Tuesday. Commissioner Jay Elkin was nominated, but asked to not be re-elected...
January 10, 2019 - 9:16am
December 5, 2018
Elkin remains county board chair
Jay Elkin remains Stark County Board of Commissioners chairman. Elkin was appointed District 36 Senator Friday, replacing Kelly Armstrong, who...
December 5, 2018 - 5:00am
October 4, 2018
County chooses Scull for new social services building
Stark County Commissioners Tuesday selected Scull Construction to build the county's new Social Services building. The building will likely...
October 4, 2018 - 11:16am
August 10, 2018
JLG chosen for new social services building
JLG Architects of Dickinson has been chosen to oversee the construction of a new county social services building. The decision was made at Tuesday's regular meeting of the Stark County Commissioners. Rather than expand on or renovate the existing building at 12th Street West, commissioners...
August 10, 2018 - 2:43pm
May 3, 2017
Some county commissioners say they were not contacted before DSU funding decision
Some Stark County commissioners raised concerns at their monthly meeting Tuesday that they were not consulted before the Legislature voted on...
May 3, 2017 - 7:00am
April 4, 2017
County concerned for shareholders
The state is now asking for its money back after it invested in Red Trail Energy LLC, but Stark County is not quite ready to hand it over.
April 4, 2017 - 11:13pm
March 7, 2017
Case against the county dismissed
A federal district court dismissed former Stark County Veterans Service Officer Leslie Ross' case against the county. Stark County state's attorney...
March 7, 2017 - 9:01pm
February 10, 2017
Heiser brings expertise to state board
Al Heiser struggles to use his vacation time. While some people can take their time off to relax and get away from work, Stark County's road...
February 10, 2017 - 9:39pm
February 5, 2017
Saws, and hammers and drills, oh my!
Employees at the Stark County Courthouse in Dickinson can hear the sounds of construction while they go about their daily jobs. They may step...
February 5, 2017 - 7:00am
Elkin assumes county commission chair
The Stark County Commission elected Jay Elkin as chairman at their monthly meeting on Tuesday. Elkin, who has been on the commission for eight...
January 5, 2017 - 9:18pm
December 7, 2016
Franchuk joins county commission
Deputy Sheriff Dean Franchuk took his seat on the Stark County Commission for the first time Tuesday morning. Franchuk won the district three...
December 7, 2016 - 11:47am
November 1, 2016
Wolf retires: After 16 years of service, Wolf is leaving the Stark Co. Commission
Duane "Bucky" Wolf moved to adjourn his final Stark County Commission meeting Tuesday morning with a final pound of the gavel. Wolf is retiring...
November 1, 2016 - 10:38pm
July 5, 2016
Commission breaks ground on courthouse renovation
The Stark County Courthouse renovation took a symbolic step forward on Tuesday immediately following the regular meeting of the Stark County...
July 5, 2016 - 8:22pm
Stark Co. commissioners discuss LEC ownership details
The Stark County Commission discussed the county’s ownership nature of the Law Enforcement Center Tuesday morning at its regular meeting. Commissioner Duane “Bucky” Wolf brought up the issue, which concerns the fact that while the county owns the facility, the city of Dickinson...
January 5, 2016 - 6:55pm
December 22, 2015
Wind farm approved: Stark County approves 87-turbine wind farm despite division among officials, residents
A muffled groan could be heard from members of the audience as Stark County Commissioner Jay Elkin voted “aye,” the third and deciding vote...
December 22, 2015 - 11:04pm