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Kretschmar takes a spot on the sidelines

After serving four decades in the North Dakota Legislature, William “Billy” Kretschmar no longer has a seat in the House chambers. What the Venturia resident does have is perspective and more than a few thoughts on the state of politics today. Kretschmar, who was first elected to the House of Representatives as a Republican in 1972, as one of the few lawyers in the Legislature at that time, has seen his district expand from McIntosh and Logan counties to one that now also encompasses Emmons County and parts of Dickey, LaMoure and Burleigh counties. More land, fewer people, and “a lot more cows,” he quips. (Subscribe to The Ashley Tribune for more on this story)

Posted 1/31/17 (Tue) - by read more »

Sweet, Marie!

Sweet, Marie!

Marie Delzer of Ashley, was the lucky winner of a Polaris Side-by-Side 900 Ranger at the Kulm 125th fundraiser for their quasquicentennial which will take place on June 23, 24 and 25

Posted 1/24/17 (Tue) - by read more »

AMC to train nurses

Like many health care facilities around the country, the Ashley Medical Center is dealing with a nursing shortage.

Posted 1/24/17 (Tue) - by read more »

Tax season begins

Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger said North Dakota’s state individual income tax filing season opened January 23, coinciding with the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) filing season opening.

Posted 1/24/17 (Tue) - by read more »

County declares snow emergency

The McIntosh County Commission has approved a formal resolution declaring a snow emergency in the county. During their Jan. 11 regular meeting, commissioners Neil Meidinger, Steve Delzer and Perry Turner drafted a document that notes the county has experienced heavy snowfall, accumulated snow depth, and wind-related drifting of snow.

Posted 1/20/17 (Fri) - by read more »

Onion calendar predicts "pretty good moisture"

The onion and knife came out again on New Years Eve at the Eszlinger Ranch, northeast of Ashley.

Posted 1/11/17 (Wed) - by read more »

Chamber names prize-winning floats

Winning floats in the Parade of Lights held on Nov. 26 have been announced by the Ashley Chamber of Commerce.

Posted 12/28/16 (Wed) - by read more »

Saylers see weather impact

Mike and Julie Sayler had to do some digging to extricate their pickup on their rural Venturia farm after blizzards and drifting last week.

Posted 12/28/16 (Wed) - by read more »

Snow, wind and sub-zero cold strike state

Snow, strong winds and sub-zero temperatures shut down most of Ashley for two days last week

Posted 12/14/16 (Wed) - by read more »

Zeeland students will present Christmas concert

Zeeland Public School will present a Christmas concert next week.

Posted 12/14/16 (Wed) - by read more »