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Trump blames California for natural disaster, adding to denunciations of strongly Democratic state
Is your home safe this holiday season? -- Winter trend forecasts uptick in house fires
Hate crimes rose 17 percent last year, according to new FBI data
Bismarck ENT seeing patients in Dickinson
After fracturing ribs, Ginsburg skips court session but is improving, spokeswoman say
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Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
Ag economist says farm income is normal, not low
Environmental groups appeal order on refinery near Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Fargo, Grand Forks among top 20 U.S. job markets
Another pipeline to start in ND and head to Texas?
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Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Aging coal plants get new life under Trump plan
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
Seasonal depression, 'winter blues' and SAD
Charity Ball -- an evening of elegance
New government guidelines say you can get your exercise in small doses
DHS to present Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Nights Dream'
With the Salukis in town, Bison look to cap perfect regular season
Late TD pass gives Giants win over 49ers
Towns, Teague carry Timberwolves over Nets
Up next for Vikings: Prime-time against the Bears
Newest Viking Ameer Abdullah willing to do ‘anything’ to help
McFeely: Saying farewell to radio
Port: My daily radio show ends this week
Port: North Dakota voters are very forgiving of politicians who struggle with alcohol
Midterm mudwrestling -- and this is CNN
Jessie Veeder: The making of me
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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March 30, 2017
McDonald's Quarter Pounders to be made with fresh beef
Fast food giant McDonald's Corp said on Thursday it would make its popular "Quarter Pounder" hamburgers with fresh beef, prepared when ordered,...
March 30, 2017 - 10:11am
March 15, 2017
ABC Broadcasting ordered to face defamation trial over 'Pink Slime' reports
A South Dakota state judge has ordered ABC Broadcasting to face a potential $5.7 billion defamation lawsuit claiming it damaged Beef Products...
March 15, 2017 - 12:07pm
February 13, 2017
Pates: Good news: Beef is for my dinner
FARGO, N.D. — I like beef and always will. The good folks of the North Dakota Beef Commission remind us that a 3-ounce serving contains only 8 percent of the daily calories needed in a diet, but 48 percent protein, and a large part of 10 other essential nutrients. And it's delicious....
February 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 3, 2016
Cattlemen see trade as top issue
MINOT, N.D. — Restoring beef trade with Japan and China is needed to help snap U.S. markets out of the doldrums, officials said Sept. 23...
October 3, 2016 - 9:10am
May 20, 2016
Cattlemen talk market volatility
Larry Schnell, owner of Stockmen's Livestock Exchange in Dickinson, drew applause from his industry colleagues Friday when he said cattlemen...
May 20, 2016 - 5:10pm
January 5, 2016
Wal-Mart supplier recalls 90,000 lbs of potentially contaminated meat
A supplier to Wal-Mart Stores, the world's largest retailer, has recalled about 90,000 pounds of beef products that may be "contaminated with...
January 5, 2016 - 4:06pm
June 2, 2015
Letter: Let Congress know your feelings about COOL
Hoping to avoid wars, in 1952, six European nations negotiated a “coal and steel community,” which has morphed into a 28-nation European Union super-state that will eventually obliterate national sovereignty. The EU has a flag, anthem and currency. Its leaders boast member states...
June 2, 2015 - 11:10pm
June 1, 2015
Brooks: Time for industry, Congress to ensure beef safety
North Dakota cattle ranchers tip their hat to Rep. Kevin Cramer for standing up for the state’s beef industry and supporting the economy. He...
June 1, 2015 - 8:10pm
May 18, 2015
World Trade Organization rules against meat labeling
BISMARCK -- The World Trade Organization ruled against the U.S. Monday, saying labels stating where meat is raised discriminate against livestock from Canada and Mexico. COOL has been a point of contention because Canada and Mexico say it reduces the value of cattle and hogs shipped...
May 18, 2015 - 10:04pm
May 16, 2015
Beef prices continue to rise as grilling season approaches
GRAND FORKS — Grillers likely will be greeted by higher beef prices this summer, a trend caused in part by slowed production. Average prices for a range of beef cuts, from chuck roast to ground beef, have increased over the past few years, according to federal data. U.S.
May 16, 2015 - 9:19pm
February 28, 2015
What’s the beef with meat?
A recent report is advising Americans to eat less meat, for both nutritional and environmental reasons. The U.S. Department of Agriculture released its 2015 Dietary Advisory Guidelines, a report released every five years and is generally used as an eating guide to promote healthy...
February 28, 2015 - 11:34pm
January 18, 2015
N.D. family puts money down on beef feedlots
ELGIN -- When Blaine Ottmar's two sons moved their families back to their hometown of Elgin, he had to find a way for the family farm to support the new additions, which included six grandsons. After weighing his options, he settled on a feedlot rather than renting more farmland...
January 18, 2015 - 9:48pm
January 3, 2015
Christmas for cattle producers: Beef prices, big hay crop produce optimism
Plentiful hay supplies and record-high beef prices made this a Christmas to remember for Upper Midwest cattle producers, especially after widespread drought and storms in 2012 and 2013. “There’s just a big sigh or relief. Folks are feeling a little more secure going into 2015,”...
January 3, 2015 - 12:06am
November 11, 2014
No end in sight for county’s booming cattle industry: High prices could to carry in to 2015
GRAND FORKS — Tim Petry expected strong cattle prices in 2014. “But I didn’t expect they’d be this good. They’ve been phenomenal,...
November 11, 2014 - 4:24pm
November 1, 2014
Comment period for beef importation rule extended to Dec. 29
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has extended a commenting period for a rule that would allow the nation to import beef from Argentina. The department’s Animal and Plant Health and Inspection Service have named Dec. 29 as the new deadline for the rule. The proposal...
November 1, 2014 - 9:24pm