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Police Blotter: Man removed from Maverick's after threatening staff
Cramer: Boycott of Donald Trump inauguration is 'very troubling,' but he didn't attend Obama's last event
No suspension but fine increases for liquor license violations
Dickinson airport yearly boardings drop 60 percent
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nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
5 Ways to Ensure Your Small Business is In Lending Shape in 2017
Devils slam in 3 goals in third period to rally past Wild
Dickinson State softball picked No. 21 in NAIA preseason poll
Dickinson State football, track and field add signees
Liggins, Honeyman earn NSAA honors
Bo Jackson expresses concern for Panthers' Newton
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum has broken his pledges on tax and fee hikes
Welle: 15 things I want my children to know about me
Jacobs: NDSU's Bresciani notes 'unusual' ND media environment in application for Ohio job
BENSON: A monarchy in America
OMDAHL: A high tech governor offers great promise
Susie A. Fettig
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
February 8, 2016
Ballot language approved for referendum on corporate farming law
BISMARCK – North Dakota Secretary of State Al Jaeger has approved the ballot language for a June 14 referendum on a law that would allow non-family corporations to own dairy and swine operations in the state. Petition sponsors led by the North Dakota Farmers Union gathered more...
February 8, 2016 - 12:07pm
July 21, 2015
N.D. voters to decide fate of corporate ownership of dairy, swine operations
BISMARCK – A group of North Dakota dairy and pork producers and others have united to try to save a law being referred to voters that would allow non-family corporations to own dairies and swine operations by relaxing an 83-year-old state law. Secretary of State Al Jaeger announced...
July 21, 2015 - 2:45pm
May 16, 2015
Despite decline in industry, Lakota’s Dusty Willow Dairy still going strong
By Garrett Richie Forum News Service LAKOTA — Victor Camacho’s face was only a few inches from that of a Holstein heifer. Camacho, holding...
May 16, 2015 - 11:31pm
May 14, 2015
NDFU ‘confident’ in corporate farming vote
BISMARCK — With a month left to gather signatures, North Dakota Farmers Union is confident voters will get to weigh in on the state’s corporate farming law. NDFU is petitioning to refer recently passed corporate farming law exemptions to a vote in 2016. Mark Watne, president...
May 14, 2015 - 3:55pm
March 20, 2015
Governor signs bill easing corporate farming ban for dairy, swine operations
BISMARCK -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple signed a bill Friday that relaxes North Dakota’s 83-year-old corporate farming ban to allow for non-family corporate ownership of dairy and swine operations. Nicknamed the “ham-and-cheese bill,” Senate Bill 2351 received final approval on...
March 20, 2015 - 3:04pm
March 19, 2015
Bill allowing corporate-owned dairy, swine operations on way to governor’s desk
BISMARCK – A bill that would relax an 83-year-old law to allow non-family corporations to own dairy and swine operations in North Dakota is on its way to Gov. Jack Dalrymple’s desk. The Senate voted 29-16 Thursday to give final passage to Senate Bill 2351 after accepting changes...
March 19, 2015 - 3:32pm
March 16, 2015
House votes to lift corporate farming ban for dairy, swine; bill now goes back to Senate
BISMARCK – House lawmakers followed their Senate counterparts Monday in voting to relax North Dakota’s anti-corporate farming law, a landmark...
March 16, 2015 - 9:17pm
February 19, 2015
Corporate farming bill gets do-pass recommendation
BISMARCK — A bill that would partially lift North Dakota’s ban on non-family corporate farming to allow for corporate ownership of dairy and swine operations received a 4-2 do-pass recommendation Thursday from the Senate Agriculture Committee. The vote followed party lines, with...
February 19, 2015 - 10:25pm
February 13, 2015
Changes to anti-corporate farming law debated: Bill draws support from dairy, pork industry
BISMARCK — A bill that would partially lift North Dakota’s ban on non-family corporate farming drew strong support Friday from dairy and...
February 13, 2015 - 11:36pm
January 18, 2015
Drop in dairy discouraging: Some say corporations should be allowed to own dairy operations in N.D.
BISMARCK -- A drop in the number of North Dakota dairy farms -- from 350 in 2000 to 91 today -- has led to scrutiny of a state law that allows...
January 18, 2015 - 9:46pm
June 19, 2014
Mandan dairy farm offering free breakfast
MANDAN — To help celebrate June Dairy Month, Northern Lights Dairy in Mandan has invited community members to enjoy a free pancake and sausage breakfast on its farm from 7-11 a.m. Saturday. Attractions will include a petting zoo and local vendor booths. Leaders from the North Dakota...
June 19, 2014 - 11:35pm
July 23, 2013
Got milk substitute? Several factors lead to people ditching dairy products for non-dairy replacements
GRAND FORKS -- For years, Jennifer Albert suffered with stomach pains. The 38-year-old Grand Forks woman was diagnosed with irritable bowel syndrome. At...
July 23, 2013 - 12:00am
January 30, 2013
Midwest Dairy Association seeks collaboration to increase nationwide consumption
The Midwest Dairy Association hopes collaboration with businesses and schools will boost nationwide dairy consumption. To get the ball rolling, Barb Luehmann, food service marketing manager of Midwest Dairy Association, said at the organization's North Dakota district meeting Tuesday...
January 30, 2013 - 12:00am
August 17, 2012
Evaporating milk: ND dairy farms dwindle in number
North Dakota is a leading producer of sunflowers and canola, but it lags behind many states in the Midwest when it comes to dairy production. Dairy...
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am
July 6, 2012
Consumers asked to pay more for milk to save farms
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) -- Consumers will pay a little more for coffee and chocolate to ensure the farmers who produce those foods get a fair wage, so why not ask them to pay more for milk? That is the notion behind a program designed to raise money for struggling New England dairy...
July 6, 2012 - 12:00am