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Local grant application to open soon
September 1, 2021
Local organizations are invited to apply for the McKenzie County Community Foundation annual grant.

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Brown, Veeder named to state boards
August 30, 2021
Joel Brown and Gene Veeder have been recently appointed to state board positions.

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Stonehome Brewing Co featured on travel show
August 27, 2021
The latest stop on the Backroads with Audra Mari is at Stonehome Brewing Co in Watford City

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Job Fair September 16
August 27, 2021
Job Service North Dakota will be holding their All Industries Semi-annual Job Fair in Williston on September 16, 2021 from 2-6pm at the Well at Williston State College.

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August Economic Development News & Updates
August 26, 2021
Fastest growing county in the United States, Stonehome Brewing Co featured on travel show, economy at a glance, events and more!

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McKenzie County fastest growing county in the US
August 26, 2021
McKenzie County is the fastest growing county in the United States by percentage according to data recently released by the US Census Bureau.

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Petroleum Council annual meeting Sept. 21-22
August 26, 2021
The North Dakota Petroleum Council's Annual Meeting will be held September 21-23, 2021 in Watford City, ND.

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Tourism Launches Augmented GPS Tours of Community
July 14, 2021
McKenzie County Tourism announces the launch of Yondar, a web-based product that allows visitors to virtually explore area attractions while planning their trip. In addition, once guests arrive, this revolutionary tool, built by InnovatAR, a North Dakota-based tech firm, helps visitors navigate outdoor attractions and unlock prizes for visiting points of interest right from their smart phones.

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City Desires Community Input on Master Plan
July 9, 2021
Smart Planning: Watford City Desires Community Input on 2040 Infrastructure Master Plan

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38th Annual Fort Union Rendezvous Set
May 19, 2021
Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site is pleased to announce the return of our annual fur trade Rendezvous June 17-20, 2021.

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In Watford I got to go to my first National Park. I made some friends and we went to the badlands and saw things we never heard of before like jackrabbits and mule deer. In my opinion Watford is the best city ever!

~ Justice C Staton-Grade 5

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