Minot Area Development Corporation President Jerry Chavez announced today that he will be leaving his postition in less than a month.
Chavez has taken a similar position in Plymouth, Indiana heading up the economic development corporation there.
Chavez has been with MADC since April of 2005 as president and CEO.
In a statement today, Minot Mayor Curt Zimbelman praised Chavez and his efforts to develop the Great Plains Energy Park on Minot's eastern edge.
His final day with MADC will be April 11th
Minot Police say Zofia Kristal Pepple of New Town was struck by a pickup and killed about 6:25pm Sunday
A two-year-old child was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Minot Sunday evening.
They ask if you have any information about the incident that you contact them at 852-0111.
In addition, both had recently been released from state prison.