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Minot

(mī`nät), city (1990 pop. 34,544), seat of Ward co., NW N.Dak., on the Souris River; inc. 1887. It is a commercial and transportation center for an extensive agricultural, lignite-mining, and oil-producing region. Manufactures include building materials, petroleum compounds, and farm machinery. Minot State Univ. and a state agricultural experiment station are there. Nearby is Minot Air Force Base. Points of interest include the Theodore Roosevelt Park and Zoo and a nearby wildlife refuge.
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Maggie joined Norm McCloud, also from Belcourt, in Heitkamps Minot office where he serves as Northwest Area Regional Director.
Dr Christopher Keller from Minot State University motioned for two-day meeting.
The 26-acre Minot Landfill operated from 1961 to October 1971, receiving shipments of municipal and industrial wastes.
Minot has had its share of bad publicity about nuclear weapons foul-ups, followed by hard questions from Washington about why it and other nuclear bases are caught in a recurring cycle of trouble and recovery, AP reported.
Brian Stewart, Managing Director of Global Airport Baggage Handling, said: "We are excited to partner with Minot International Airport during this time of impressive growth.
As Esther's and Jane's paths converge, Minot wrestles with Esther's question, "How does one tell a story so full of shame?
Bep had a concert in N Dakota and raised 1 million dollars for Minot flood recovery," will.
The new Spicy Pickle restaurant in Minot offers gourmet style food for lunch and dinner.
One of those distribution centers is located in Minot.
Jack Dalrymple, the Souris River is flowing over most levees in Minot as it surges past a 130-year old record level.
The company will introduce the new service to Minot residents with fares as low as USD69.
Las Vegas based airline Allegiant, a subsidiary of Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ:ALGT), yesterday announced a new non-stop jet service between Minot and Las Vegas, scheduled to start on 22 October 2010.