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County Information

Named after pioneer fur trader and railroad entrepreneur Norman Wolfred Kittson

The county was officially organized on February 25, 1879, having been part of the Pembina District prior to that time. The county also included the western portion of what is now Roseau County until 1894.

County Seat
Hallock


Townships

Cities

Arveson Township
Cannon Township
Caribou Township
Clow Township
Davis Township
Deerwood Township
Granville Township
Hallock Township
Hampden Township
Hazelton Township
Hill Township
Jupiter Township
North Red River Township
Norway Township

Pelan Township
Percy Township
Poppleton Township
Richardville Township
St. Joseph Township
St. Vincent Township
Skane Township
South Red River Township
Spring Brook Township
Svea Township
Tegner Township
Teien Township
Thompson Township

Donaldson
Hallock
Halma
Humboldt
Karlstad
Kennedy
Lake Bronson
Lancaster
St. Vincent

Unorganized
East Kittson
McKinley


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Website Updates:

JULY 2015
COURT: H. B. Borneman
WILLS: J. A. Vanstrum
FAMILIES: Cook Siblings

FEBRUARY 2015
OBITS : John Howard, Israel Ryder, Swan Tuverson
NEWS-PEOPLE: Andrew Larson

NOVEMBER 2014
OBITS : Erickson, Gregory, Riley, Koland
MILITARY-WWI : 1918-Recruiting Station Enlists 4 Men
CHURCH NEWS : 1911-District Meeting
NEWS-PEOPLE: Nels Olander, W. F. Kelso, Hill, Hammarback, Docken, Halvor Skatrud, T. Ricker
MARRIAGES : Bystol-Johnson, Stamnes-Elseth
NEWS-FIRE : 1892-Hallock Fire
NEWS-VISIT: Stromquist, Olson, Loen, Emerson
NEWS-WEATHER: 1892-Hail in Hallock, 1893-Planting Weather, 1890-Snow in May, 1890-Snow in September
NEWS-BUSINESS: 1919-Halma Telephone Co
NEWS-COMMUNITY : 1891-National Park Controversy, 1906-New Town of Halma, 1914-Settlers Needed, 1893-Harvest Help Wanted, 1896-New Courthouse, 1892 Liquor Licenses, 1891-Indians Just Having a Good Time
NEWS-CRIME: 1895-Jail Break, 1891-Alexander Cameron
SCHOOLS: 1913-New School Building

OCTOBER 2014
NEWS-CRIME: D. E. Shook - Skipped with $5,000
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 54 Degrees Below Zero-1888, Diseased Pauper Immigrants, Grasshopper Clouds-1890

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Adjacent Counties
Roseau Co, Minnesota (east)
Marshall Co, Minnesota (south)
Walsh Co, ND (southwest)
Pembina Co, ND (west)
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