Mandan News

Two locals nominated for N.D. Cowboy Hall of Fame

Fourteen individuals have been selected as nominees for this year’s induction to the North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame.

Among those nominated were Steve Weekes, of the Mandan-Flasher area, who was nominated in the Pre-1940 Ranching category. Also from this area was William Vose Wade, of the Standing Rock Reservation and Mandan, who was nominated in the category of Great Westerner.

The nominee selections were announced Saturday, Feb. 23, during the organization’s annual celebration and expo at the Seven Seas Hotel in Mandan.

The induction ceremony will be June 22 in Medora. For additional information, log on to