Category Archives: 08. Leadership: Structural Change

Save the Bank

I requested information from Jacque Reis, who along with Bonnie Helm, has been spearheading a community initiative to save the bank.  The following is an email I received from her today: Good news!  The historic bank building located on Main … Continue reading

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Not a Garage Any More

A year ago the present room that Pat Jund uses for his Kids Count Day Care was a garage.  Pat & his wife Mary have done most of the improvements themselves.  Pat states he will be full this fall.  He is allowed … Continue reading

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A New Business

Farrel Helm, owner of Helm Flying Service in Harvey,  purchased land from the Anamoose Civic Club to put up a 50 by 64 ft. chemical warehouse.  The facility will be east of the Demolition Derby site & about 150 ft west … Continue reading

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Corn Feed/Auction News

Rose Weninger emailed me the following information about our upcoming Corn Feed/ Auction: The AACF (Anamoose Area Community Foundation) committee met to discuss the final details of the upcoming corn Feed and Auction that is scheduled for Sunday, August 23rd.  … Continue reading

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Keep Anamoose Beautiful

I think many people in Anamoose have been waiting for warmer weather, as just this last week I see so many people getting their yards & homes fixed up.  There are probably more, but these are the ones I saw: … Continue reading

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Endowment Fund Reaches First Goal

  This fall, the Anamoose Community Foundation reached its first fundraising goal of $25,000.  The North Dakota Community Fund then added $5,000.  The NDCF is now matching dollar for dollar any contributions to the fund. I encourage you to donate … Continue reading

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Firehall Complete with Sign

The final touch to the new Anamoose Fire-hall was the adding of the sign last week by Midwest Graphics of Martin.  The Fire-hall is a 70×70 building located on the northwest end of Main St.  It includes a kitchen, truck … Continue reading

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Hurrah, We Made It!

We had our final Horizon’s celebration today at Bismarck.  All 21 communities got to “toot their horns” and tell what they had  done, either by a presentation, a display, or both.  I gave a power point presentation for Anamoose, & we had … Continue reading

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Our Local Artist

Pam Heim has done many moose designs over the years.  In 2002 she won a contest for a t-shirt design for the 2nd 4th of July Fun Run.  Since then she has continued to design the yearly t-shirts & be in … Continue reading

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More Strategic Planning

Donna Anderson, our facilitator for the Horizons program, met with us yesterday.  We went through our Strategic Plan (again !) from start to finish, which is 18 pages of projects.  We have accomplished many things, such as:  more meals on … Continue reading

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