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A fishing wish come true

Gabriel Brazil receives his Make-A-Wish

Gabriel Brazil woke up on the morning of Monday, Aug. 27, with no expectations. Little did he know he would be receiving his wish. He wished to be able to fish whenever he wanted. More...

Metallica time

Small-town scenes

After months of trying, my best friend Kayla won Metallica tickets.  More...

Dabble with Dell

These meatballs, when made frozen, keep well and can be thawed and cooked at a later date when needed. This recipe is good, called Swedish meatballs, makes a lot. I have tried it to have some on hand and they are good. I know you will like them. More...

Obituaries

Marie Lizakowski

Grand Forks

Marie S. Lizakowski, 86, Grand Forks, passed away unexpectedly at Altru Hospital surrounded by her family on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018.  More...

Anna Reckard

Grafton

Anna “Annie” Reckard, 60, Grafton, passed away Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, at Unity Medical Center of Grafton.  Services were held Monday, Sept. 17, at All Faith’s Chapel in Grafton. Internment was at Edmore Cemetery.  More...

School

Royal courts revealed

A rea schools announced 2018 homecoming royalty last week, with Park River Area and Valley-Edinburg crowning kings and queens and Grafton gearing up for a week of events.  Coronation in Grafton will be Friday, Sept. 21, at 11:15 a.m.  More...

Century Navigators of the Week

Century Elementary's Navigator of the Week are students who have gone above and beyond following school-wide expectations during the week. More...

Niemann, Thompson named 2018 Potato Bowl Ambassadors

Two local students will be ambassadors at the Potato Bowl on Sept. 22 in Grand Forks, when UND plays Idaho State. More...

Religion

Fall suppers, bake sales, bazaars

‘Tis the season for fall suppers, bake sales and bazaars in the area. Here’s a list of a few upcoming dinners:   Sunday, Sept. More...

From the Pastor’s Desk

Another of my favorite places in the Holy Land is the Church at the Mount of Beatitudes (see picture) near to Capernaum on the north side of the Sea of Galilee.   More...

Walsh County Sheriff candidates Q&A

COUNTY – The Walsh County Record reached out to Walsh County Sheriff candidates Chris Harmon and Ron Jurgens for a question and answer session ahead of the upcoming election. Chris Harmon Q: Why is being Walsh County Sheriff important to you? More...

English teachers discuss new grading strategies in high school

More information available on school website

GRAFTON – Grafton Public School Board met Monday, Sept. 10 in the high school library. More...

News

Ballots to be mailed

Make sure ID number if filled out

Absentee/mail ballot applications will be mailed on Sept. 27. Anyone who does not receive an application in the mail by Oct. More...

Rolling, rolling down the field

Wind gusts up to 38 mph rolled potato vines down a field into piles Sunday afternoon. Piles could be seen up against the row of trees along the bike path near Fair Oaks Golf Course. Vines also blew onto the golf course.   More...

Mix changes plea to guilty

Pre-sentence investigation ordered

Paul Anthony Mix was in court for a change of plea on Thursday, Sept. More...

Happenings

New dates for youth entrepreneur camp

North Valley Career and Technology Center has rescheduled its youth entrepreneur camp. Youth entrepreneurs will become business owners and will take charge of how to make their business successful. More...

Soup and sandwich luncheon in Edinburg

Trinity Lutheran Church of Edinburg will hold a soup and sandwich luncheon on Saturday, Oct. 13, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be a bake sale and quilt sale during the luncheon. More...

Fall Arts & Crafts Show

Save the Date! Grafton’s Fall Arts & Crafts Show is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 13th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Grafton Armory. Registration deadline is Friday, Sept. 28 for all vendors. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

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Education needs new ideas

RECORD EDITORIAL

We can pretend that the Constitution, which was written to hold the government accountable, is still our governing document. More...

Turning back the clock

60 years  In Washington, Alaska was voted on by Congress to be included in the Union as a state.  More...

Sports

Spoilers earn first win of 2018 over Wolves

Suda’s field goal leaves fans excited at halftime

The Grafton Spoilers traveled to Watford City ( WC) last Friday to take on the Wolves in Class AA football action.  The Wolves scored the first touchdown holding onto the lead until the Spoilers followed up their first touchd o w n with a 41-yar More...

Aggies suffer Region 2 loss to Panthers

PR-F-L takes on Rugby in Homecoming game

The Park River-Fordville-Lankin (PR-F-L) Aggies took on the Rugby Panthers in their 2018 homecoming game last Friday.  The Panthers defense held back the Aggies until the fourth quarter and left them with a tough 34-6 Region 2 loss.  More...

Area teams compete in Grafton invitational tourney

Grafton senior Kaleigh DeGeldere tips the ball over the net during a game in the Grafton Invitational Tournament last Saturday. The Spoilers finished the day in fourth place. More...