may be a light dusting of snow on the ground, but that didn't stop several
local groups from helping out with the Planting Hope Project.
near Minot's Bark
Park and Jack Hoeven Baseball Complex sits
Centennial Park. And, over the past few years,
it's been getting a facelift.
"Last year, we planted thousands and thousands of bags of
seed to green up the area," says Ken Kitzman, Minot Area Community
it's all about trees. The Minot Area Community Foundation along with the
Minot Rotary Clubs and Minot Park District teamed up to plant not just one, but
"We're here in Centennial Park
to start re-greening and creating a new park with lots and lots of big
trees," says Kitzman.
already have an entire row of trees planted and it's taken no time at all
because they have plenty of helping hands.
"We need more common park areas and this
is an area down here that is pretty much undeveloped and has tremendous potential
for usage," explains Kitzman. "There's a lot of raw land that
we can still make good things happen down here. So, yes, we're really
thrilled that we're actually here in this location and we can make a
down the road, Kitzman hopes Centennial
Park resembles the city
parks in the area to help bring the community together. But, he says
there's still a lot more work to be done.
Planting Hope Project will be featured as one of Minot State
University's Power of 100
service projects to give back to the community in honor of their centennial
Sunday, March 9 2014 8:57 AM EDT2014-03-09 12:57:59 GMT
The Class B Boys season wrapped up the state tournament tonight in Grand Forks. Fargo Oak Groves defeated Rugby 68 to 58 in overtime fashion. North Star defeated the Lions from Linton-HMB 60 to 49 in the
The Class B Boys season wrapped up the state tournament tonight in Grand Forks.
Sunday, March 9 2014 8:54 AM EDT2014-03-09 12:54:06 GMT
The Century Patriots took home 1st place overall in the Swim and Dive State event finishing with 349 points. Followed by Minot with 323 points. North Fargo took home 3rd place overall at 297 points. West
The Century Patriots took home 1st place overall in the Swim and Dive State event finishing with 349 points.
Sunday, March 9 2014 8:50 AM EDT2014-03-09 12:50:18 GMT
The West Region Class A boys and girls basketball season concluded play today, and the state qualifiers are set. On the girls side Bismarck High won the tournament with a 64 to 61 win over Century. Both
The West Region Class A boys and girls basketball season concluded play today, and the state qualifiers are set.
Sunday, March 9 2014 8:48 AM EDT2014-03-09 12:48:30 GMT
Chair-lifts were packed and tube runs were full, as hundreds of families enjoyed a day at the Bottineau Winter Park. But Saturday was no ordinary day in the Turtle Mountains. It's was the grand opening
Saturday was no ordinary day in the Turtle Mountains. It's was the grand opening of Annie's House, a new ski-lodge and adaptive center.
Evangelist Franklin Graham prayed on a sidewalk outside the Pentagon Thursday after his invitation to a prayer service inside was withdrawn because of comments that insulted people of other religions. More>>
NBC North Dakota News has launched a new channel -- Me-TV North Dakota! If you love the classics, Me-TV North Dakota has them.
NBC North Dakota News has launched a new channel -- Me-TV North Dakota! If you love the classics, Me-TV North Dakota has them. Me-TV North Dakota will also play a replay on the Evening and Night Report at 11:30pm Monday-Friday. As well as, local news and weather updates throughout the day.