‘Celebrate Mott’ kicks off Saturday

  The second annual Celebrate Mott event will be held all day Saturday throughout Mott. In addition to the Classics on Wheels show which will start at 9 a.m., the tour of the proposed Cannonball Hiking Trail, the Art Show,…
Cougars barely sweep New England

By Brad Mosher The Herald Heart River eked out a too-close-for-comfort 3-0 road win over New England Thursday. The Cougars needed 30 points to pull out a narrow 30-28 win in the opener. Heart River had an easier time in…
Wildfire struggles in tough tournament play

Staff Report Hettinger-Scranton handed the host Killdeer Cowboys a two-set (25-20, 25-17) defeat Saturday in the semifinals, but that was the warmup. Unfortunately for the Night Hawks, even jumping out to a 25-19 win in the title match wasn’t enough…
Wildfire grinds out win, visits Storm in Flasher Friday

  Staff Report It took more than a year, but the Mott-Regent/New England football team matched the 2018 version of the Wildfire in the second game of the season. The Wildfire handed the visiting Hettinger-Scranton Night Hawks a 28-6 loss…
Be on Lookout for Anthrax

Anthrax continues to be a concern for cattle producers in North Dakota. “Recently, a case of anthrax was positively identified in a southwestern North Dakota county,” says Gerald Stokka, North Dakota State University Extension veterinarian. “This is a reminder to…
School rings in new year with chalk, floats and praise

  By Brad Mosher The Herald   New England Public School celebrated the new school year with chalk, floats and recognition of the success of last year’s students. “I want to welcome everyone back to the 2019-2020 school year,” District…
NEPS growth plan still on track

By Brad Mosher The Herald   The plan to expand the New England Public School to meet the population growth is moving forward, according to District Superintendent Kelly Koppinger. The school district’s building committee met at the school Aug. 28…
Williston sweeps varsity titles at Bowman invite

  By Brad Mosher The Herald Bowman County faced off against one of the best cross country teams in the state when the Bulldogs held their cross country invitational Thursday (Aug. 29) at the Sweetwater Lake Golf Course. The visiting…
Turnovers, big plays doom Wildfire in opener

By Brad Mosher The Herald Big plays made a big difference Friday at Lemmon for the Mott-Regent/New England Wildfire in the season opener for both teams. Unfortunately for the North Dakota squad, most of the big plays were by the…
Larson Lake added to state warning list

Staff Report Larson Lake near Regent has been added to a list of 15 which have been impacted by blue-green algae. A blue-green algae warning has been issued by the North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality Aug. 23 which added…
Planting Unlabeled Cover Crop Seed Could be Costly

Planting cover crops is increasing in popularity each year, and this is not surprising considering the benefits. However, those potential benefits will be quickly negated by the use of untested or unlabeled seed says Jason Goltz, North Dakota State Seed…
Rainy summer stretches into September

By Frank Turner Country Media Over the past month, parts of the southwest region of North Dakota have experienced three to four times more rain than the usual average. According to the National Weather Service, the chance for above average…
Football is Elementary

The New England fourth-fifth and sixth grade gridders got some playing time Saturday when the school hosted a football jamboree with teams from Bowman, Killdeer, Hettinger and Heart River.                      …
New England student recognized for superior academic achievement

  ATLANTA, GA — July 31, 2019 – The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) today announced student Stetson L Urlacher from Regent, ND, has been selected to become a member of the esteemed organization. The Society recognizes top…
Wildfire hopes to burn Lemmon in opener Friday

By Brad Mosher The Herald Lemmon/McIntosh may be hoping to ambush Mott-Regent/New England when both football teams open their seasons Friday in Lemmon. There will be about two dozen players making the road trip to South Dakota, according to varsity…
FeedList connects livestock feed buyers, sellers

Many livestock producers in North Dakota are short on forage following a long, cold winter and late spring that depleted forage supplies says Miranda Meehan, North Dakota State University Extension livestock environmental stewardship specialist. Supplies in some areas have been…