Gov. Doug Burgum declares 3 counties severe storm disaster areas

Gov. Doug Burgum on Thursday, Aug. 17, signed an executive order declaring three western North Dakota counties a severe storm disaster area, according to a press released from Burgum’s office issued the same day. By COLE BENZ | Herald Editor…
Two arrested on animal cruelty charges

Multiple animals were found in severely poor condition this month at a rural New England residence after a concerned neighbor contacted law enforcement.
Stuber competes at state shooting

Slope County 4H senior member Mitch Stuber recently represented the county it the state shooting competition, finishing essentially in the middle of the competitors.
Amidon may lose their post office

The United States Postal Service is looking for a new location in Amidon, and if a suitable place isn’t found, the small town may lose their post office.
Lending a Helping Hand

Family gets help from volunteer farming organization Due to health issues, a Slope County family was in need of some help on their farm operation this year.
Hoeven talks federal priorities, local impacts with area leaders

Sen. John Hoeven spent time in southwest North Dakota on Monday to discuss federal issues that could impact local communities and advocated for the censure of some current regulations that indicate government overreach. Hoeven, R-N.D., spent the morning in Bowman, and…
Eighth annual dinner theater set for mid February

The Slope Farmers Fair Association, along with the Slope County Players will hold their Eighth Annual Dinner Theater, February 12, 14, 19, and 20 at the Slope County Community Center in Amidon.
Police chase ends in Slope Co.

A former Bowman resident appeared in court Monday afternoon following his arrest last week for leading local law enforcement on a high-speed pursuit from Bowman to Amidon along Highway 85.
Slope County holds annual 4-H Wind up party

The Slope County 4-H Wind Up party was on Sunday, October 25, at the Community Center in Amidon. The Wind Up party is a time to celebrate the previous 4-H year and get the club excited for the start of…
Slope County celebrates 95 years of fair fun

The 95th Annual Slope County Farmers Fair started off Friday, August 28 in Amidon with 64 Slope County 4-H kids bringing in their static exhibits to be interviewed and judged. There was also an open class exhibit for anyone who…
Over At The Herald: The Day I Met Michael J. Fox

It was supposed to be just a regular, relaxing Sunday. I was just getting ready for bed the Saturday night prior when I received an alert on my phone. It was a text message from my boss; he had a…