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DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
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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
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
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
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Martin R. Harnisch
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September 18, 2014
Field & Stream names N.D. man ‘Conservation Hero of the Year'
A North Dakota man has been named “Conservation Hero of the Year” by Field & Stream magazine. The national magazine announced this morning that it had bestowed the honor on Ryan Krapp of Bismarck. The Heroes of Conservation program, now in its ninth year, is dedicated to...
September 18, 2014 - 10:07am
July 1, 2014
Nourishing budding farmers: For new producers, farm bill offers incentives
CRARY — Ever since he was a child, Adam Leiphon wanted to one day work the land his family has farmed since 1934. Now 31, he has been preparing to take over the 2,500-acre family farm, working alongside his father and uncle since 2009 to learn the ropes of the trade. “As long...
July 1, 2014 - 10:44pm
June 27, 2014
Western meadowlark C-listed: North Dakota state bird added to conservation list
JAMESTOWN — The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has added the state bird, the western meadowlark, to the state’s updated 2014 Conservation...
June 27, 2014 - 11:08pm
June 5, 2014
CRP sign-up begins Monday
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., announced Thursday that the sign-up periods for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Continuous Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) and the Transition Incentives Program will begin on Monday. The voluntary conservation reserve program...
June 5, 2014 - 11:41pm
April 10, 2014
March snow fall shouldn’t raise concerns
On March 30, southwest North Dakota residents felt prolonged winter effects as a snowstorm dropped more than a foot of snow across the area....
April 10, 2014 - 12:55am
Record-high crop prices spur conversion from grasslands to cropland
FARGO -- When cattle producer Jason Zahn aims his pickup across the gravel roads of North Dakota, he doesn't see as many native grasses dancing...
October 10, 2013 - 5:03pm
May 16, 2013
CRP general signup begins Monday
The number of plots is substantially less, but the overall importance remains high. It's the importance of continuing the Conservation Reserve Program. General CRP signup begins Monday and concludes June 14 as producers who are interested in submitting bids can enroll land during...
May 16, 2013 - 12:08am
September 30, 2012
Pheasant season less than 2 weeks away: Despite disappearing CRP land, plenty of birds expected for the hunt this year
With the opening of the 2012 North Dakota season 13 days away, local hunters are gearing up for one of the state's favorite pastimes: pheasant...
September 30, 2012 - 12:00am
August 16, 2012
PLOTS tied up in CRP
Throughout the years I've been writing, I've continued to highlight the Conservation Reserve Program, and for good reason. It's not by sheer...
August 16, 2012 - 12:04am
July 24, 2012
ND pheasant harvest up last year
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The state Game and Fish Department says hunters harvested almost 24 percent more pheasants in North Dakota last year than in 2010. Biologist Aaron Robinson says last fall's pheasant harvest was 683,000, up from 552,000 in 2010. Robinson says despite the...
July 24, 2012 - 9:12am
June 1, 2012
ND registers about 200,000 CRP acres
The U.S. Department of Agriculture accepted 3.9 million acres offered nationwide under the Farm Service Agency's 43rd Conservation Reserve Program general signup, including 190,000 acres in North Dakota. USDA selected offers for enrollment based on an Environmental Benefits Index...
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
March 22, 2012
Conservation Reserve Program workshops
The Conservation Reserve Program general signup started on March 12 and ends on April 6. Over 829,000 acres set to expire on Sept. 30. There will be two informational landowner workshops held at 11:30 a.m. Monday in Dickinson at the Elks Lodge No. 1137 and at 1 p.m. in Hettinger...
March 22, 2012 - 12:00am
March 8, 2012
CRP signup: More than 800,000 acres of CRP expire in 2012
The hunting season last year didn't quite meet the standards from the past, but there's the possibility that it will get much worse. The state...
March 8, 2012 - 12:05am
August 18, 2011
More CRP into cropland
It's August and even with early goose open, I'm still thinking of some numbers I filed away earlier this summer that concern me a little more...
August 18, 2011 - 12:00am
February 4, 2010
State stands to lose 261,000 CRP acres in 2010
While I was born in the 70s and remember a few events and places, like the LaMoure Lobos winning the 1976 North Dakota State Class B basketball title after we moved there from Williston, the 80s are when most of my vivid memories begin. But I don't remember the start of the Conservation...
February 4, 2010 - 12:00am