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Vacancies up, room rates down for Oil Patch hotels
N.D. delegates enter Dem convention spilt between Clinton, Sanders
Press Pass: Dickinson rental prices and occupancy in free fall, Clinton tabs Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate, Stark County Commission approves courthouse renovation contract, DirecTV viewers in western N.D. still without ABC affiliate KMBY
German-Iranian gunman kills at least nine in Munich shopping mall
Former KKK leader David Duke to run for U.S. Senate
crime and courts
nation and world
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
With largest-ever N.D. wind farm planned, regulator blames coal plant closing on wind power
Enbridge reaches $172M settlement for Kalamazoo spill
Halliburton sees ‘modest uptick’ in rig count this year
Reducing children's exposure to violence starts with ‘stronger political will’
Irsfeld: Where to turn for relief from joint pain, arthritis
VCRs -- an ‘80s living room wonder -- to go out of production this month
Community Health Needs Assessment report available online
Riding for veterans: American Legion Riders chapter plans Legacy Benefit Run
Gibson’s strong outing helps Twins edge Boston
Scoreboard of July 22, 2016
Stroh now fifth in saddle bronc riding after second go at NHSFR
James Hayden named new head coach of Dickinson High girls golf program
Cowboys RB Elliott denies accusations of domestic violence
Port: Our increasingly Orwellian society
McFeely: Sorry, Chancellor Hagerott, individuals matter
Letter: Election results upset the status quo
Letter: Some North Dakotans welcome EPA rule state officials are fighting
Other Views: Let governor’s residence construction proceed
good bad and ugly
Diane K. Berger
Anton "Tony" Kralicek
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
Farm payment problems, Meeting in Edgeley seeks changes to farm bill calculations
EDGELEY, N.D. -- About 150 people gathered here Tuesday to hear options regarding the Agriculture Risk Coverage - County program payments, which...
February 23, 2016 - 8:29pm
March 25, 2015
Tuesday is deadline for Farm Bill programs
Producers must update yield history, reallocate base acres and elect Agriculture Risk Coverage or Price Loss Coverage, or schedule a Farm Services...
March 25, 2015 - 3:15pm
March 3, 2015
USDA extends farm bill deadline; program sign-ups drawing attention
The U.S. Department of Agriculture extended until March 31 the Feb. 27 deadline to update yields and reallocate base acres. The final day to apply for farm bill safety-net coverage also is March 31, USDA says. The extension was announced Feb. 27. “This (the yield update...
March 3, 2015 - 2:00am
January 23, 2015
Livestock disaster aid deadline is Jan. 30
FARGO — The U.S. Department of Agriculture reminds livestock producers that the Jan. 30 deadline to request assistance for losses suffered from Oct. 1, 2011, through Dec. 31, 2014, is fast approaching. Applications for the Livestock Indemnity Program and the Livestock Forage Disaster...
January 23, 2015 - 12:17am
January 14, 2015
Medora Grazing Association receives $800,000 in USDA grants
WASHINGTON - Three organizations in North Dakota have received $13.5 million under a new conservation program managed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The Medora Grazing Association, a group whose members graze their cattle on the National Grasslands, was given...
January 14, 2015 - 2:32pm
December 22, 2014
Mont. holds second set of Farm Bill meetings
Their first round of statewide farm bill meetings went so well that Montana Farm Service Agency and Montana State University Extension are holding another series with new, updated material. The 20 new meetings, to begin Jan. 13 in Deer Lodge and end Jan. 30 in Hardin, will offer...
December 22, 2014 - 8:15pm
October 27, 2014
Ag chairman defends Cramer on farm bill delays
FARGO – Battling Democratic accusations that he tried to derail the farm bill last year, Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., is getting help from his House Agriculture Committee chairman. In a conference call with reporters Monday, Chairman Frank Lucas, R-Okla., contended that what might...
October 27, 2014 - 10:14pm
October 16, 2014
Letter: Cramer’s farm bill delays left farmers, ranchers with uncertainty
As a farmer, I take a great amount of risk in my business of growing crops to provide food to consumers. The farm bill is a critical piece of legislation that provides security in times of disaster and peace of mind to those of us who make our living feeding America. Kevin Cramer’s...
October 16, 2014 - 6:52pm
October 9, 2014
TOUGH DECISIONS: Speakers discuss new farm bill programs
The 2014 farm bill has prompted crop producers across the country to make decisions that will affect farming operations for five growing seasons. However,...
October 9, 2014 - 11:47pm
September 26, 2014
Direct farmer payments out, new safety net in
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Complex is about to replace controversial in federal farm policy. The much-maligned practice of the federal government paying...
September 26, 2014 - 12:40am
September 11, 2014
Senators receive Golden Triangle award
WASHINGTON — North Dakota’s two U.S. senators have received the North Dakota Farmers Union’s Golden Triangle Award. Sens. Heidi Heitkamp and John Hoeven accepted the honor on Tuesday. The award recognizes extensive work and leadership on issues affecting family farmers and...
September 11, 2014 - 9:53pm
August 25, 2014
USDA’s Scuse discusses farm bill options in ND
BISMARCK — Michael Scuse, U.S. Department of Agriculture Undersecretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services, appeared in Bismarck on Monday to discuss farm bill programs and implementation with the ag industry and North Dakota legislators. Scuse told U.S. Sen. John Hoeven,...
August 25, 2014 - 6:18pm
August 21, 2014
Hoeven to host farm bill roundtable
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s Republican senator will host a farm bill roundtable on Monday in Bismarck. Sen. John Hoeven has invited Michael Scuse, under secretary for Farm and Foreign Agriculture Services at the U.S. Department of Agriculture, to discuss the bill’s implementation...
August 21, 2014 - 9:52pm
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
February 17, 2014
Now come the details; Krauter: Farm bill is done, now USDA goes to work
Passing a new farm bill took more than two years. Working out details, particularly ones involving livestock disaster programs, won’t take as long, said Aaron Krauter, the executive state director of the North Dakota Farm Service Agency. President Barack Obama has directed the...
February 17, 2014 - 10:20pm