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Results of May's Ford Drive-a-Thon


The Ford Drive-a-Thon year raised $6,280 for Breckenridge Public Schools. Vision Ford of Wahpeton, along with the Breckenridge Education Foundation (an academic booster club), held the event back in May of this year. The money raised will go toward enhanc

ANOTHER TRAIN COLLISION IN RICHLAND COUNTY


FOR THE SECOND TIME IN AS MANY DAYS AUTHORITIES HAVE RESPONDED TO A TRAIN-TRUCK COLLISION.  THE RICHLAND COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAYS THE COLLISION OCCURRED SHORTLY BEFORE 5:30 LAST NIGHT (TUESDAY) NEAR MANTADOR. 

Train Collides with Semi Near Fairmount


On Wednesday, July 17th the Richland County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a semi that was struck by a train on Highway 127 near Fairmount, ND. The driver of the semi, Patrick Carstensen, stated that he was going headed north when he cros