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All third and seventh grade students living in North Dakota have the opportunity to enter a contest writing an essay explaining what they would do if they were Mayor.

The one page only essays need to answer two questions, 'Why is your city great, what makes it special?' and 'What would you do to improve your city if you were mayor?'

Submit your final draft by March 13, 2020.

You can mail your essay to North Dakota League of Cities at 410 E. Front Ave. Bismarck, ND 58504 or email it to

The Minot State University Alumni Association is hosting a get together in Las Vegas January 11 while the MSU hockey team plays in the UNLV Holiday Classic.

Now we are telling you about this now, so you have time to buy plane tickets if you want to go.

It is a social event for MSU Alumni and friends held at the MacKenzie River Pizza, Grill and pub (1550 S. Pavilion Center Dr., Las Vegas) in Vegas on
January 11th from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.

There will be free food and a cash bar.

You can register for the by visiting

This Saturday, January 4th, in Devils lake, if you need a CPR refresher, this class is for you.

At 6 p.m. at the ambulance building in town for just $60, you can learn about CPR and become certified.

To sign up for the class, visit the Lake Region Ambulance Service Facebook page or call them directly at (701) 662-8832.