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Posted on: October 19, 2020

Airport operations manager Stoddard earns national accreditation

Deanna Stoddard, airport operations manager at Minot International Airport, has earned the Accredited Airport Executive distinction from the American Association of Airport Executives.

Stoddard completed three phases of the accreditation process, including...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: October 13, 2020

General aviation event scheduled for Oct. 20

Representatives from the National Air Transportation Association will be in Minot next week to discuss the importance of General Aviation to communities and airports as part of their General Aviation Advancing America Initiative.

WHAT: Impact of General Av...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: October 13, 2020

Boat destroyed, garage damaged in SW Minot

Fire destroyed a boat and damaged a garage in southwest Minot early Monday morning.

Minot Fire Department crews were called at 7:50 a.m. to 1625 13th St. SW for a garage on fire with a boat on fire in the driveway. When crews arrived, they found a small fi...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: October 8, 2020

Firefighters reflect on their journey to Oregon

Capt. Casey Meadows             Senior FF John Hanson         Senior FF Jason West         Senior FF Will DeCoteau

Capt. Casey Mea...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: October 8, 2020

Construction projects near completion

Storm Sewer District 10th Street SW: Crews are entering their final week of underground utility work. Work on curb and gutter on 10th Street SW and 34th Avenue SW will continue into next week. Driveway aprons are being replaced over the next two weeks, an...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: September 28, 2020

Minot Public Library reduces its hours

The increase in positive COVID-19 cases in Ward County and surrounding areas coupled with Gov. Doug Burgum’s announcement to move Ward County to the “moderate risk” level starting Sept. 25 has prompted the Minot Public Librar...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Mayor announces video contest to select Citizen of the Year

Minot Mayor Shaun Sipma wants to recognize a Citizen of the Year – and he’s looking for help from the public for nominations.

As part of the 2021 State of the City event, Sipma is encouraging residents to nominate someone they believe d...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: September 21, 2020

Gap financing program expands eligibility

More Minot residents and neighborhoods are now eligible to participate in a gap financing program designed to assist low/moderate income residents in Minot who were impacted by the 2011 flood.

The program, funded by Housing and Urban Development’...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: September 11, 2020

Temporary lane closures on Broadway Bridge to start Monday

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Temporary lane closures will be in place at the intersection of 4th Ave NW and Broadway starting Monday, September 14. Contractors for the Mouse River Enhanced Flood Protection Project Phase MI-1 will close a southbound driving lane and northbound lane ne...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Updating Minot's traffic signals

Stephen Joersz envisions a day when he can adjust the timing of traffic signals at any of Minot’s 49 signalized intersections from his office.

Joersz, the City of Minot’s traffic engineer, currently can remotely change the timing on onl...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Live fire training: 'This is the real deal'

Minot firefighters practiced knocking down flames and entering the cabin of an aircraft during live fire training in late August.

Members of the Minot Fire Department train once a month on topics related to operations at the Minot International Airport, in...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: August 19, 2020

Council seeks more information on recycling

Members of the Minot City Council are seeking more information before they make a decision on whether to begin a curbside recycling program.

Several members of the council expressed concern at the Aug. 17 council meeting related to how some aspects of the ...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: August 19, 2020

City manager search could take rest of 2020

The Minot City Council approved a recruitment schedule to fill the vacant city manager position during its Aug. 17 meeting.

The City received numerous applications for the position since it was posted in April. The Council voted in July to hire GovHR USA t...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: August 5, 2020

City working on plan to use land near Maysa

The City of Minot, in partnership with the Minot Park District, is exploring potential new uses for land near Maysa Arena that was once a City landfill.

Assistant Public Works Director Jason Sorenson presented an update on the property at the Aug. 3 City C...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: July 28, 2020

HUD approves substantial amendment to reallocate $6 million

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has approved a substantial amendment request from the City of Minot to reallocate $6 million from the now-abandoned gathering space project to two other projects.

John Zakian, the City of Minot&rsquo...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: July 23, 2020

Sanitation driver gives Minot boy a special birthday present

City of Minot sanitation truck driver Chris Simonson paid 3-year-old Brex Hochhalter and his family a special visit on July 20.

Brex Hochhalter got a big surprise for his third birthday.

Brex waits for the City of Minot sanitation truck to drive by his sout...

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City of Minot News Flash
Posted on: May 11, 2020

Work scheduled to begin May 18 on 10th St SW storm sewer project

Construction work is scheduled to begin Monday, May 18, on a project in southwest Minot to address ongoing storm water drainage issues in areas around 10th Street SW and 31st Avenue SW, just southeast of Dakota Square Mall.

Assistant City Engineer Emily Hu...

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