Ladies of Another View "My Hometown" Berthold-08.30.2023

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In this enlightening episode of "Ladies of Another View", we journey to the town of Berthold, North Dakota to uncover its rich history and local tales that weave the fabric of this close-knit community.

The show kicks off with a captivating retelling from the town's former Mayor. She delves into the origins of Berthold and narrates the harrowing account of a historic grain elevator fire that deeply impacted the town. We also learn about the origins and historical importance of Berthold's local newspaper, a testament to the resilience and adaptability of the townspeople.

Our hosts then chat with the proud owner of a renowned highway, heavy, and industrial contracting company that has its roots in Berthold. Not only do we get insights into some of the major projects that the company has championed over the years, but we're also transported back in time with an evocative account of the historic snowstorm of 1948 that tested the spirit and determination of the Berthold community.

Education, a cornerstone of every community, finds its champion in another local business owner who delves deep into the annals of the local school's history. Through his narrative, we understand the profound influence that the institution, its dedicated staff, and teachers have imprinted on the psyche of Berthold residents over the generations.

On the more vigilant side of things, Berthold's Police Chief provides a gripping account of the evolution of law enforcement in the town. With stories of community outreach, the integral role of the K-9 unit, and the challenges and triumphs faced by the force, this segment promises a look into the protective heart of Berthold.

Lastly, but by no means least, we get a savory slice of Berthold's meat industry. A third business owner talks us through the transformation of his meat business in Berthold, highlighting not just the range of delectable meat products that have graced tables over the years, but also the intricate dance of meat packing processing that is integral to the town's commerce.

By the end of this episode, Berthold is no longer just another dot on the map, but a pulsating community with tales of resilience, enterprise, and enduring spirit. Join the "Ladies of Another View" as they put the spotlight on a town that truly embodies the essence of hometown pride.



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