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The Great Plains Food Bank will be returning to Bowman County June 9 when it stops at the Bowman County Fairgrounds.

The planned visit will be for just two hours, from 10 a.m. until noon, according to a spokesman for the regional food bank.

According to a release, the event is part of a two-day swing through Richardton, Dickinson and Hettinger. It will be open to anyone in need of food assistance with no preregistration required.

On June 8, the truck will visit the Richardton Area Mobile Food Pantry at St. Mary’s Social Center (332 Second St. North) from 2:30 p.m. until 4 p.m. It will move to Dickinson Area Mobile Food Pantry at the Biesiot Activities Center (398 State Ave.) from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m.

The stop in Bowman for the Bowman/Slope Area Mobile Food Pantry will be at the fairgrounds on Highway 12 from 10 am, until noon, the food bank will stop at the Hettinger Armory (1207 Fourth Ave. South) from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m.

For more information or to volunteer, please contact regional service manager Rachel Monge at (701-390-2513 or by emailing For those inquiring about SNAP assistance call 855-405-0000 or go to

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