McKenzieCounty.net - The Online Gateway to McKenzie County and Watford City
Watford City News

Pay Utilities Online

Applications and Forms

Maps

Relocation Guide

Community Development

Visitor Information

Links

Get Involved


Area News
ND Counties to conduct June election by mail only
May 26, 2020
Auditors in North Dakota’s 53 counties want to stress the June election will be conducted by Vote by Mail only. No polling locations will be open in North Dakota on June 9th due to health concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.


More Information


New tourism website
May 21, 2020
Looking for day trip ideas or area attractions? Check out the newly updated website: www.visitwatfordcity.com . The site provides information on dining, sleeping, featured attractions, and area events on a new, easy-to-navigate platform.

More Information


Airport upgrades
May 20, 2020
Twenty four million dollars in upgrades are scheduled for the Watford City Municipal Airport this year and next.

More Information


New park for Watford City
May 20, 2020
The newest park in Watford City is now open. Linear Park and its outdoor fitness area provides fitness equipment stations along a two mile lighted walking trail/loop.

More Information


Scholarship opportunity with University of Mary
May 19, 2020
The University of Mary, which has a campus at the Rough Rider Center, is offering a First Step Scholarship. Receive your first class free when you start a University of Mary Online program in summer or fall 2020.

More Information


Local housing development featured in magazine
May 19, 2020
The River + Ranch Magazine has a feature story on Watford City's Stepping Stone community in its most recent edition

More Information


Drone business locates in McKenzie County
May 19, 2020
iSight RPV Services has opened up shop in McKenzie County. Their impetus for locating here is a two year contract with McKenzie County to monitor gravel road conditions after rain events to allow for more timely heavy traffic open/close decisions by county officials

More Information


Long X Bridge project on track
May 19, 2020
The Long X Bridge replacement project is on schedule to have the new bridge open to traffic by late this fall.

More Information


Alexander High School partners with Microsoft
May 19, 2020
Alexander High School has partnered with the Microsoft Philanthropies TEALS (Technology Education and Literacy in Schools) Program to offer rigorous computer science courses to their students. To learn more about the program or about volunteering, view this document or contact Nancy at: nancy@tealsk12.org

More Information


Homefest 2020 Cancelled due to COVID-19
May 14, 2020
The Watford City Chamber of Commerce has announced that Homefest 2020 scheduled for July 10-12 in Watford City has been canceled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The Board of Directors of the Watford City Area Chamber of Commerce did not make this decision lightly as we know that the event is a time for class and family reunions and an event that many in our community and the surrounding area look forward to every year. The Chamber of Commerce has based their decision on the health and well-being of the general public, event volunteers and vendors that make Homefest the great event it is.

More Information



1




The Buzz

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





© 2020 McKenzie County site by DAWA