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Victim identified, arrest made in fatal Williston shooting  Grand Forks Herald

WILLISTON, N.D. — Williston police have identified the man killed in a shooting outside a Williston hotel Friday and have made an arrest in the case.

Police search for suspect in fatal shooting in Williston  Grand Forks Herald

WILLISTON, N.D. — Williston police are searching for a man they believe might be connected to a fatal shooting late Friday evening, Aug. 30. According to a ...

Man arrested in relation to Friday night fatal shooting in Williston  Williston Daily Herald

Williston police have identified the man killed in a shooting outside a Williston hotel Friday night.

Applicants sought for Zach Anderson Memorial Wrestling Scholarship  Billings Gazette

BILLINGS — A $1000 wrestling scholarship is being offered in remembrance of former Williston, North Dakota, wrestler Zach Anderson.

Williston High School graduation by the numbers and in photos  Williston Daily Herald

Williston High School held its 119th graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 26, at the Jon Cole Gymnasium.

Why is Williston High School overcrowded already? | Local News Stories  Williston Daily Herald

Issue: One question that was asked before the Jan. 8 bond vote in Williston Public School District No. 1 and is being asked again now that a new vote on.

Why is an expansion of Williston High School on the ballot on April 9?  Williston Daily Herald

The question: Why is an addition to Williston High School, which opened in fall 2016, one of the projects Williston Public School District No. 1 is planning if its ...

Athletic physicals set for Aug. 1 at Williston High School  Williston Daily Herald

As a part of all Sports Registration Day on Thursday, Aug. 1 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., athletic physicals will be offered to all student athletes in grades 7-12.

Student designed race car to help raise fund for Williston High School  Williston Daily Herald

Coyotes are pretty fast on their own, but one particular coyote is hoping to use some extra horsepower to race past the competition and raise some much needed ...

Talk of excluding students from Williston High Schools surprises District 8  Williston Daily Herald

Williams County Public School District No. 8's superintendent was caught off guard last week at a suggestion that Williston Public School District No. 1 might not ...

Williston High School Job Fair attracts more than 200 job seekers  Williston Daily Herald

About 200 students attended the first Williston High School Job Fair on Wednesday, April 10, at the Jon Cole Gymnasium.

Fatal crash kills Williston High School student | Public Safety  Williston Daily Herald

Two car crashes near Williston and Tioga killed two people over the weekend, including a 16-year-old girl.

District 1 new school plan falls short again | Complimentary  Williston Daily Herald

For the second time this year, a proposal to build new schools in Williston Public School District No. 1 appears to have failed, according to unofficial totals on ...

Williston High School marching band rocks Washington, DC, for Fourth of July  KFYR-TV

WASHINGTON, D.C. - A group of Williston High School students traded in burgers for band uniforms to celebrate this Fourth of July in our nation's capital.

Williston High School students present History Fair to share stories of the Holocaust  Williston Daily Herald

It is often said that those who forget history are doomed to repeat it. After learning about one of the darkest periods in human history, students from Williston High ...

$1 million bond for man accused of killing Williston High School student in Sunday crash  Williston Daily Herald

A 27-year-old man denied that he was driving during a Sunday crash that killed a 16-year-old Williston High School student, but a judge ordered him held on $1 ...

Voters reject plan for new schools in District 8  Williston Daily Herald

Voters in Williams County Public School District No. 8 rejected a proposal to build three new schools to cope with the district's rapidly growing enrollment.

School district, county get energy impact grants | Education  Williston Daily Herald

Williston Public School District No. 1 took the lion's share of the most recent round of Energy Impact Grants.

District 8 board leaning toward adding a high school  Williston Daily Herald

The board for Williams County Public School District No. 8 is debating whether to include a high school in a potential bond referendum.

Williston school plan falls short, Watford plan passes | Local News Stories  Williston Daily Herald

A two-pronged proposal to build and renovate schools in Williston Public School District No. 1 appeared to fall just short Tuesday, while in Watford City, voters ...

What you need to know about a proposal that would allow District 1 to dissolve into District 8  Williston Daily Herald

A bill that passed the House last week would change the procedure school districts can use to dissolve. One of the effects is it would allow the board of Williston.

District 1 plans laptops for every student in kindergarten through ninth grade  Williston Daily Herald

Screen time doesn't always mean a distraction — in classrooms it can just as often mean better focus.

Judge keeps bond at $1 million for man accused of killing Williston High School student in car crash  Williston Daily Herald

A judge has refused to lower the bond of a man accused of killing a 16-year-old Williston High School student in a car crash earlier this month.

WHS students help create custom motorcycle for competition  Williston Daily Herald

A group of Williston High School auto tech students got their hands dirty creating a one of a kind ride as part of a nation-wide competition.

District 1 announces donors to school project | Education  Williston Daily Herald

A planned school expansion project in Williston Public School District No. 1 has gotten its first donations, the Williston Coyote Foundation announced Monday, ...

By the numbers: School building plans in District 1 and District 8  Williston Daily Herald

A referendum on building two new elementary schools and renovating the high school in Williston Public School District No. 1 is 27 days away and a referendum ...

Williston community talks about School District's Bond Referendum after voting  KFYR-TV

WILLISTON, N.D. - Williston had its long-awaited school district bond vote Tuesday. We asked voters what their take was on the referendum, and not everyone ...

WHS Color Run coming soon to Spring Lake Park  Williston Daily Herald

The Williston High School girls swim and dive team will host its second annual Color Run on Saturday, August 3 at Spring Lake Park.

Overcrowding in Williams County schools  KFYR-TV

Williams County School District 8 and Williston Public School District 1 now have even less options when it comes to dealing with overcrowding schools, since ...

Williams County school districts, Gov. Doug Burgum talk about collaboration  Williston Daily Herald

Finding a solution to overcrowding in schools and explosive enrollment growth is important not just to the residents of Williams County, but to the entire state.

Williams County Commission votes to offer grants to county's six school districts  Williston Daily Herald

The Williams County Commission is going to offer up to $6 million in grant money to the county's six school districts and will also collect data to help the districts.

What you need to know about District 1's special election  Williston Daily Herald

In less than a week, voters will again go to the polls to decide the fate of a proposal to build and renovate schools in Williston Public School District No.

Even if school bond passes, Williston's taxes would stay lower than most  Williston Daily Herald

Williston has the second-lowest lowest property tax rate of any city in the state, and even if voters approve two measures to fund schools, it would still be below ...

'Garage Band' class at Williston High School lets students come together  KFYR-TV

Williston High School is taking rock music to a whole new level.

Williston band to march in National Independence Day Parade  KFYR-TV

For the Fourth of July, the Williston High School Band will be part of the 2019 National Independence Day Parade.

Williston High School adds soccer team  KFYR-TV

Williston High School is kicking off its school year with a brand new soccer team.

Job Service North Dakota eggs and issues in Williston  KFYR-TV

WILLISTON, N.D. - Ex-felon, inexperienced and Veteran job-seekers in North Dakota might soon have an easier time finding work. Incentives and programs to ...

District 8 considering how to handle growth after bond vote fails  Williston Daily Herald

After certifying the results of the May 14 election, where the push for a bond for new schools fell about 80 votes short, the school board for Williams County ...

Williston Band To Play in D.C.

A group of North Dakota students will be helping to lead the celebration of the nation's independence in Washington, DC, this summer. The Williston High ...

Williston Coyotes set to begin second year of clay target competition  Williston Daily Herald

The outdoor sport of trapshooting is quickly becoming a popular spring activity for area middle school and high school students. In fact, the Williston Coyotes ...

Elks Youth members act as city leaders to learn about government  Williston Daily Herald

Elks Youth participants felt what it was like to run a city, as student from Williston High School took on the roles of the Williston City Commission, as well as.

Overcrowding, high cost-of-living issues bring Burgum to the table for western North Dakota schools  The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON, N.D. — Finding a solution to overcrowding in schools and explosive enrollment growth is important not just to the residents of Williams County, but ...

District 1's enrollment plan by the numbers | Education  Williston Daily Herald

As Williston Public School District No. 1 prepares for a special election Tuesday, April 9, to fund a plan to build new schools, here's a look at some of the.

District preparing to name football field for 'Legends'  Williston Daily Herald

The school board for Williston Public School District No. 1 is preparing to give the Williston High School Football field a name, one that is designed to recall the ...

Technology-savvy, $70 million new high school opens in Williston  Grand Forks Herald

WILLISTON, N.D. --- A new $70 million, technology-savvy, three-story Williston High School has opened its doors.Teachers moved into the 225,000 square-foot ...

District 1 posts video highlighting needs ahead of bond vote  Williston Daily Herald

As a second vote on a plan to build new schools in Williston Public School District No. 1 nears, the district has posted a video highlighting the conditions in the.

Bittersweet year for Williston High School student council advisor  KFYR-TV

Williston High School students are getting excited for homecoming, but this year is bittersweet for one staff member. Karla Olson has spent 20 years as a student ...

Williston Donwtowners select new executive director | Business  Williston Daily Herald

After little over a month of searching, the Williston Downtowners Association has named a new Executive Director.

Williston State College and Williston ARC host Marketplace for Kids  Williston Daily Herald

Hundreds of students from across the area set up shop at Williston State College and the ARC for the 19th annual Marketplace for Kids.

WHS band heading to D.C. for July 4 parade  Williston Daily Herald

For a group of Williston students, July 4 will be even more filled with fireworks than usual.

Scoping it Out: Former Coyote wrestler McNary enters state Hall of Fame  Williston Daily Herald

While the final match has been completed at the 2019 State Wrestling Tournament that was held recently in Fargo, there's still a bit of business to wrap up.

School bond vote set for Jan. 8 | Local News Stories  Williston Daily Herald

Voters will go to the polls Jan. 8 to decide whether to fund a $60 million plan to build two new elementary schools and an expansion to Williston High School.

'Student in distress' leads to short lockdown at Williston High School  Williston Daily Herald

Williston High School put a “Code Orange” lockdown in place because of what the principal called “a student in distress” on Thursday, the day after a school ...

Williston surrenders three runs in final inning, falls at state to Shanley 4-3  Williston Daily Herald

MINOT — Things started out promising for the Williston Coyotes in the quarterfinals at the North Dakota Class A State Baseball Tournament, in Minot.

Our View: Support schools by voting yes twice  Williston Daily Herald

In a little more than a week, voters will go to the polls to decide whether Williston Public School District No. 1 will be able to build two new elementary schools ...

Former Coyote hosts summer football camp at WHS  Williston Daily Herald

On Friday, June 7, Legends Field, which is located on the campus of Williston High School, was the site of the third annual Brent Qvale Regional Football Camp.

Williston graduate earns top music award | Community  Williston Daily Herald

Making music is something students of Williston High School have long been known for.

'Coyotes, go out and make a difference:' Williston High School bids farewell to class of 2017  Williston Daily Herald

Sunday was probably the last time that the 215 members of the Williston High School class of 2017 would all be in the same place at the same time.

Glimpses of the game: Coyotes cheerleading team | Local Sports News  Williston Daily Herald

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Get out of my swamp! WHS prepares to debut musical  Williston Daily Herald

Ogres, enchantments and magical talking animals. It may sound like a fairly tale, but Williston High School's latest production is far from your typical Happily Ever ...

A week after bond vote fails, District 1 plans new election for April 9  Williston Daily Herald

In a meeting where the Williston Public School District No. 1 board heard that its school funding proposals fell short by between 1.5 and 2.3 percent short, ...

Aging District 1 schools face overcrowding | Local News Stories  Williston Daily Herald

One of the reasons Williston Public School District No. 1 is looking to build or renovate elementary schools is the age of the district's elementary buildings.

Former Williston star chooses UND over 20-plus DI offers  Grand Forks Herald

DeSean Allen-Eikens received his first Division I scholarship offer when he was a freshman at Williston High School. After more than 20 Division I offers piled up ...

Miss North Dakota's Outstanding Teen Send-Off set for July 11 in Williston  Williston Daily Herald

A Send-Off Party for Miss North Dakota's Outstanding Teen 2019 Kaylee Moss will be held Thursday, July 11, at the Williston Area Recreation Center. The event ...

Esports League Coming To 14 North Dakota High Schools This Fall  KVRR

MANDAN, ND — Fourteen high schools in North Dakota, including a few in our area, plan to form competitive video gaming teams. Mandan Superintendent ...

3 things to do this weekend | Calendar  Williston Daily Herald

1 Flag raising ceremony Saturday. The 6th Infantry is going to perform its annual flag raising ceremony at noon Saturday, May 25, at Fort Buford. The ceremony ...

Meet Oluwanifesimi Precious Dada | Community  Williston Daily Herald

On Monday, Feb. 25, a student will represent Williston High School at the state Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest in Bismarck.

Williston High School's homecoming Top 10 | Local News Stories  Williston Daily Herald

Williston High School announced the top 10 candidates for its Homecoming court on Thursday.

Williston boys take third at Thrivent Invite; place first in 4x200 relay  Williston Daily Herald

The Williston Area Recreation Center played host to the Thrivent Invite on Friday, March 22. It was the first meet of the 2019 season for the Coyotes boys and ...

WHS putting on 'High School Musical' | Local News Stories  Williston Daily Herald

The sound of dribbling basketballs echoing through the hallways of Williston High School is usually a sign of winter, and it usually happens in the gym.

Williston community lines up to pay-it-forward in memory for Lexi Meduna  KFYR-TV

Lots of people in Williston lined up to pay-it-forward Thursday.

Williston High School junior picked for NASA internship  Williston Daily Herald

When Amanda Skinner got a grant from the North Dakota Space Grant program to attend training at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, she hoped it ...

Williston's Aberle signs letter of intent with Minnesota Crookston  Williston Daily Herald

On Friday, April 19, a Williston Coyote baseball player publicly announced his intentions to play college baseball next season.

Williston First Responders take to the field for annual Guns vs. Hoses game  Williston Daily Herald

The annual Guns vs. Hoses softball game is bringing together Williston's First Responders for some fun, fireworks and a little friendly rivalry.

Athlete of the week: Reed Hanson and Brooklyn Douglas  Williston Daily Herald

Reed Hanson of Williston High School buried eight three-pointers en route to a 28 point outing and a home victory against Bismarck St. Mary's on Jan. 25.

North Dakota educators meet for Innovation Academy  KFYR-TV

Teachers and administrators from 14 school districts met in Bismarck Monday to discuss the future of education.

Man charged in connection with the death of a North Dakota teenager  Valley News Live

A Montana man has been charged with criminal vehicular homicide in connection with a deadly accident that took place over the weekend.

Williston High School's gym named after long-time sportscaster Jon Cole  KFYR-TV

Friday night, the Williston High School gym will be named after our long-time sportscaster Jon Cole.

North Dakota high schools to form esports league  Bismarck Tribune

A conference room inside Mandan's Brave Center will soon be transformed into a gamer's paradise.

Williston teacher faces more sex abuse of students allegations  Grand Forks Herald

WILLISTON, N.D. -- A teacher at St. Joseph Catholic School in Williston who was arrested last month and charged with molesting three young girls has been ...

One size doesn't fit all: Why a new DHS could be bigger than its eastern counterparts  The Dickinson Press

The proposed new Dickinson High School will be 365,000 square feet and have a capacity of 1,600 students. Some community members in the district's last ...

Former mayor, longtime business owner dies | Community  Williston Daily Herald

Former Williston mayor and longtime business-owner Larry Hanson died Friday following a brief illness.

Williston High School Basketball Coach Arrested for Sexual Assault  Valley News Live

A Williston High School Basketball Coach has been arrested on a misdemeanor sexual assault charge.

Sloulin Field prepares for fourth and final Fly-In breakfast  Williston Daily Herald

It's only three months away from the opening of Williston's new international airport, but Sloulin Field isn't closed just yet, and the airport is planning one final ...

Williston Middle School, Bakken Elementary evacuated | Local News Stories  Williston Daily Herald

An empty firearm holster found in the hallway of Williston Middle School led to an evacuation Thursday, the last day of the school year.

Williston's Qvale carving out solid NFL career | Pro Football  Bismarck Tribune

Brent Qvale has taken a pragmatic approach to his NFL playing career.

Student artists shine in statewide show | Community  Williston Daily Herald

A statewide show featuring artwork from students all over North Dakota is making a stop in Williston.

Ahead of bond vote, District 1 board approves preliminary drawings of elementary schools, high school addition  Williston Daily Herald

As the bond referendum approaches for new schools in Williston, the public got a first glimpse of what those schools will look like.

ND private school teacher, coach denies accusations of fondling three students  Grand Forks Herald

WILLISTON, N.D.-A teacher at a Williston private school has been charged with three counts of gross sexual imposition..Everest Moore, 28, was arrested Friday ...

Coyotes have a new coach, reasons for excitement  Williston Daily Herald

For all intents and purposes, the Williston High School softball program is still in its infancy. The team was formed only four years ago and in many ways is still.

Hit me with your best shot, fire away!  Williston Daily Herald

It was an afternoon of shooting at the Northwest Gun Club as the Williston Coyotes Clay Target League took aim at their first meet of the 2019 spring season on.

Former ND teacher, coach gets plea deal in sexual misconduct case  Grand Forks Herald

WILLISTON, N.D.-A former Williston High School teacher and girls basketball coach accused of sexual misconduct earlier this year has accepted a plea ...

Donald Trump, Jr. Visits North Dakota To Encourage People To Vote For Cramer And Armstrong  KVRR

WILLISTON, N.D. — President Donald Trump's eldest son is in North Dakota tonight at a campaign event for Republican Kevin Cramer's U.S. Senate bid. Donald ...

Mural support: Williston students decorate halls of new high school  Williston Daily Herald

Williston High School art students are tackling their most ambitious projects yet — adding a flourish of color with wall murals.

Gysler to make special visit back home, two-fold trip includes book signing Saturday  Williston Daily Herald

Returning to his native roots this weekend, from his home in California, offers a two-fold purpose for Raymond “Kelly” Gysler.

District 1 Food Service director gets national award | Local News Stories  Williston Daily Herald

Johnson, the Food *Service* director for Williston Public School District No. 1, has worked to make the lunches schools serve healthy and appealing, and now ...

District 1 voters reject school bond | Local News Stories  Williston Daily Herald

Voters in Williston Public School District No. 1 rejected a $77.2 million bond Tuesday by a 59 percent to 41 percent margin.

Williston Sea Lions produce numerous first place finishes at state  Williston Daily Herald

From March 15-17, 52 of the 60 state qualifying Williston Sea Lion swimmers traveled to Fargo to compete in the short course state championships. As it turned ...

Williston High School Class of 2013 graduation  Williston Daily Herald

The Williston High School Class of 2013 graduated Sunday. More than 130 seniors received diplomas in the ceremony at Phil Jackson Fieldhouse.

Dwarves, bards and elves: Dungeons and Dragons is on a roll at Williston High School  Williston Daily Herald

Students at Williston High School gather at tables, discussing the next campaign. At one table, these young adventurers have gotten themselves embroiled in a ...

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