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WSC taking passport apps

The Williston State College Foundation-Passport Acceptance Facility now accepts passport applications on behalf of the U.S. Department of State. The office is located at 721 E. Highland Drive, Suite D, located in the same office as the DMV, in Williston. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Fridays.

The fee for a passport book is $110 for adults and $80 for children age 15 and under. The fee for a passport card is $30 for adults and $15 for children ages 15 and under. There is an execution fee of $25 for each application processed for books and cards. Photos can be taken at the office at a cost of $15.

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DCB elects student officers

Dakota College at Bottineau elects student officers for the 2014-2015 term.

Blayd Sanders, currently the head delegate at Dakota College at Bottineau, was elected student affairs council representative.

Keagan Johnson, vice-president-elect at Dakota College at Bottineau, was chosen to serve on the mental health sub-committee.

Eli Thomas and Tommy Tray both ran for NDHESCAP. By-laws forbid two students from the same institution to serve, but officers are hoping a suspension of the bylaws will be approved and Thomas and Tray can both be elected.