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Wells County

Mailing Address: 700 Railway St. N. #155, Fessenden, ND 58438

Courthouse Hours:

  • Winter hours: 8:00 am -12:00 pm and 12:30 pm-4:00 pm
  • Summer Hours:
    • 7:30 am-12 pm and 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm    Monday-Thursday
    • 7:30 am-1:00 pm   Friday           

Phone Number: 701-547-3122

Email Address:

Courthouse Instructions: Entrance is on the east side of the courthouse. The courtroom is located on the third floor.  There is a handicapped accessible elevator.   Parking is available on the east and south sides of courthouse.

Jury Instructions:  Jurors are to report to the second floor (clerk’s office) for check- in.

Courtroom Rules: While attending court, all electronic devices including cell phones must be turned off.  No purses or backpacks.  No Food.  No hats or caps.