The Hazen Star

Committee to be established regarding county wages

While a lump sum dollar amount was approved in the Mercer County 2024 budget for salary and wage adjustments, the particular distribution of those funds for specific departments and positions is still pending. Now, with...

Calendar approved for 2024-25 school year

Although most of us are still getting used to saying 2024 instead of 2023, some organizations and boards must start looking ahead towards the latter half of 2024 and into 2025. Going through the different...

Frozen Fingers offers scholarships to International Music Camp

In the 45 minutes or so Derald Schlecht spoke, he pumped out enough stories to fill multiple lifetimes, but one common theme ran through them all, his love of music. He spoke passionately about the...

Hazen City employees’ supper

Mannhaven 4H Club Christmas Service Events

Submitted by: Truvy Hope Sinclair, Club Reporter During the holiday season, the Mannhaven 4H club participated in events that helped to spread holiday cheer in Hazen. We caroled during the Hazen Walk-Around at the Main...

Junior high boys basketball will participate in McLean County tournament

Changes have been made to the Hazen junior high boys basketball schedule for this weekend. Hazen was set to face off against Center-Stanton this weekend in Center, however, both teams have opted to instead participate...

Lady Bison close out region slate with win over Beulah

Hazen went on a 17-7 run over the final seven-plus minutes to pull out a 51-49 victory over Beulah, Feb. 5, in Hazen. It was the final Region 4 game of the regular season for...

Three BH grapplers advance to State Girls’ Wrestling Tournament

Beulah-Hazen’s Brennli Wilkens, Kiley Cline and Riley Cline qualified for the State Girls’ Individual Wrestling Tournament during the Western Dakota Association Girls Wrestling Tournament, Feb. 9, at Minot State University. The top eight place winners...

Bison top Watford City; fall to Shiloh Christian

Hazen notched its first victory (1-1) in Region 4 with an 84-69 win over Watford City, Feb. 6, in Hazen. The Bison also evened their record at 8-8 overall on the season, while Watford City...

Ternes captures 114-pound crown in West Region Wrestling Tournament

Josh Ternes captured the 114-pound title, and three other Beulah-Hazen grapplers qualified for the State Class B Tournament by placing in the top eight of their respective weight classes during the West Region Wrestling Tournament,...

Star Editorial

A thriving town, dedicated to the arts, without new festivals and revitalized festivals, with a high standard of living and a higher standard of life. A dying town, shrinking in scope, relying on an industry...

Ring Master

When you decide to touch base with someone you haven’t seen in a while, it’s funny how it snowballs into touching base with everyone you haven’t seen in a while. Over the last couple weekends,...

Adulting is tough

When my 26-year-old granddaughter and I huddled on a recent trip, we whined about the greatest injustice of the world: adulting. She longed for a life of no car payments, unconditional parental bailouts and a...

Irvin Klatt

Irvin Klatt, 80, Jamestown, ND, died Monday February 5, 2024 at Ave Maria in Jamestown. Irvin was born May 4, 1943 at Killdeer, ND, the son of Jacob and Tillie (Goetz) Klatt. He attended school...

Hilbert Bohrer

Hilbert Bohrer, 94, passed away on February 7, 2024. Private family services will be held. Hilbert R. Bohrer, was born on October, 27, 1929 at Mannhaven, ND to Richard and Helena (Masser) Bohrer. Later they...

Jerome Miller

Jerome “Jerry” Miller, 86 of Hazen, ND passed away Sunday, February 11, 2024 at Sakakawea Medical Center, Hazen. Services will be held at 10:30 AM CST on Thursday, February 15, 2024 at Peace Lutheran Church,...