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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
UND hopes to reach the top of the Big Sky this season
UND women's basketball team plans to push pace
DSU men's basketball downed by Minot State in home opener
Arrieta, Cubs even World Series with Game 2 win
Grizzlies slip by Timberwolves in season opener
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
October 7, 2016
NDSU Extension Service facing cuts
GRAND FORKS—The North Dakota State University extension service is looking at cutting nine full-time-equivalent positions from its current 264 FTE positions in the 2017-2019 biennium. "It's a challenging time," says Chris Boerboom, extension director, who stresses the organization...
October 7, 2016 - 5:07pm
October 5, 2016
Monsanto surprises with adjusted profit as expenses drop
U.S. seeds and agrochemicals company Monsanto Co., which agreed last month to be bought by Germany's Bayer AG for $66 billion, reported a surprise...
October 5, 2016 - 12:00pm
October 3, 2016
Small farmers need incentives as falling food prices hurt incomes
Falling food prices may be good news for millions of urban poor but not for small-scale farmers who will struggle to feed their families without...
October 3, 2016 - 7:12pm
October 1, 2016
AgweekTV: Hemp harvest
Industrial hemp is a controlled substance in the U.S. because the plant is the same species as marijuana, without the THC. But the 2014 farm...
October 1, 2016 - 8:30am
September 30, 2016
Staple crops of the northern Plains have immigrant origins
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Though the Upper Midwest—and North Dakota especially—is now home to an abundance of agricultural products,...
September 30, 2016 - 8:46pm
September 27, 2016
Floods and farms fuel jump in methane emissions
BARCELONA—A sharp increase in methane, a potent greenhouse gas, in the Earth's atmosphere since 2007 is the result of higher emissions...
September 27, 2016 - 8:35pm
North Dakota adds capacity as farmers decide to sell or store crops amid low commodity prices
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—North Dakota grain facilities continue to add storage capacity, a much-needed addition as farmers decide what to do with...
September 27, 2016 - 8:24pm
September 26, 2016
Agricultural merger mania fuels fears among small seed sellers
CHICAGO - The U.S. Justice Department is looking into concerns that global consolidation among major seed and agricultural chemical companies...
September 26, 2016 - 8:07pm
Bountiful 2016 pumpkin crop overcomes last year's shortfall
CHICAGO—Halloween enthusiasts need not take fright over the state of this year's U.S. pumpkin crop. Supplies of the orange-yellow fruit...
News/Nation and World
September 26, 2016 - 2:11pm
September 24, 2016
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Three people have decided to saddle up and head across the state of North Dakota on horseback to raise money and awareness for a cause near to...
September 24, 2016 - 8:30am
September 23, 2016
USDA designates Bowman County, neighboring counties as disaster area
WASHINGTON—Bowman County was designated Friday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture as a primary natural disaster area due to losses caused by a recent drought. Farmers and ranchers in Bowman County—as well as in neighboring Adams and Slope counties in North Dakota, Fallon...
September 23, 2016 - 4:45pm
Court stops anhydrous ammonia rule
A court’s decision to stop a new federal anhydrous ammonia rule is good for farmers in North Dakota and nationwide, Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D.,...
September 23, 2016 - 1:39pm
September 17, 2016
Slumping ag economy takes some of the shine off Big Iron
Hundreds of growers head to Big Iron in West Fargo, North Dakota. It's one of the largest shows in the upper midwest. But many are not opening...
September 17, 2016 - 8:30am
September 16, 2016
Bowman County livestock producers eligible for drought program
FARGO—Bowman County livestock producers who suffered grazing losses because of drought conditions this year have until Jan. 30 to report their losses and enroll in the Livestock Forage Disaster Program, U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency State Executive Director...
September 16, 2016 - 9:51pm
September 14, 2016
Bayer clinches Monsanto with improved $66 billion bid
NEW YORK — German drugs and crop chemicals company Bayer has won over U.S. seeds firm Monsanto with an improved takeover offer of around $66...
September 14, 2016 - 11:54am