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On the surface, North Dakota and California are two states that don't have much in common.

California has the Golden Gate Bridge and is known as the "Golden State" while North Dakota has golden fields of wheat and sunflowers. California has Redwood trees; North Dakota the Red River Valley. California has Napa Valley while North Dakota has, well, Napa Auto Parts stores.


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Bryan Horwath
A Wisconsin native, Horwath has been covering news in the Oil Patch of North Dakota since 2012. Horwath currently serves as the senior agriculture and political reporter for The Dickinson Press and, despite the team's tendency to always let him down, remains a diehard Minnesota Vikings fan.
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