×
×
homepage logo

News

Rugby Jaycees invite area kids to Easter egg hunt

Three thousand eggs filled with candy and surprises will be up for grabs for area children at the Rugby Jaycees Annual Easter Egg Hunt April 3 from 11 a.m. to noon at the Prairie Village Museum. With help from the Jaycees, the Easter Bunny will hide colorful plastic eggs filled with what ...

Chamber hosts Farmer and Rancher Appreciation Supper

The Rugby Chamber of Commerce teamed with several area businesses to host its annual Farmer and Rancher Appreciation Supper Saturday, March 27, at the Rugby Eagles. Guests enjoyed a meal of meatballs, mashed potatoes and gravy and more after a social hour sponsored by Horizon Ag Service. A ...

COVID-19 walk-in clinic to be held April 8

Lake Region District Health Unit’s Pierce County office will hold a walk-in COVID-19 vaccine clinic Thursday, April 8, from 5-7 p.m. in the Pierce County Courthouse. The clinic is open to anyone age 18 and older. Those interested in receiving the vaccine must wear their masks and bring ...

Great Plains Food Bank mobile food pantry to stop in Rugby

The Great Plains Food Bank’s mobile food pantry will make a stop in Rugby Wednesday, April 7, at 3:30 p.m. in the NAPA Auto Parts parking lot. “All in need of food assistance are welcome,” said Jared Slinde, communications manager for Great Plains Food Bank in an email to the Tribune. ...

County weed board prepares for season

The Pierce County Weed Board met March 29 in the county courthouse to prepare for the growing season and elect officers for 2021. Board members listened to an inventory report by Dave Walker of Walker Landscaping, who recommended quantities of herbicides to order for the year. Due to ...

RHS cheerleaders win competition of their own at state

Not only did Rugby High School’s Panther basketball cheerleaders keep crowds energized at the state Class B Boys’ Basketball Tournament March 20, they took time out for a competition of their own. The cheerleaders placed first in the stunt category of the North Dakota Cheer Coach ...

Extension office offers something for people on or off the farm

Pierce County residents living on or off the farm can find something useful from the Pierce County NDSU Extension this spring. For in or out-of-town residents interested in growing flowers and veggies, the extension hosts their Spring Fever Garden Forum. Extension Agent Brenden Klebe said ...

City committee considers natural gas proposal

Natural gas could come to Rugby and other communities in the area as soon as 2023, according to information given to the Rugby Public Works Committee at its regular meeting March 17. The committee listened as Greg Palmer and Cody Chilson of Dakota Natural Gas, LLC presented a proposal via ...