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Health Dept. spokeswoman resigns over 'rather inappropriate' tweets posted during presidential debate
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Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
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DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Midgets volleyball takes care of Saints in four sets
Trinity pulls away from Beulah for sweep
Hazeltine pedigree planned from the start
DSU volleyball tops South Dakota Mines
Reeve: Best team ever for U.S. at Ryder Cup?
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
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December 6, 2013
Hoeven: Farm bill may not come until 2014
HETTINGER — Predicting that a farm bill may not become reality until next year, Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., addressed members of the state’s farming and ranching community here Friday morning. “What I’m pushing for is to get it out onto the floor for a vote in the next couple...
December 6, 2013 - 10:18pm
Drop in grower payments clouds American Crystal meeting
FARGO — Even though its growers will be paid about $370 million less for this year’s harvest compared to the one in 2012, the head of American...
December 6, 2013 - 8:57pm
November 7, 2013
Other Views: Don’t take farm bill’s success for granted
“People can debate how much help the poor should get and whether it’s optimal to deliver aid in the form of food stamps,” the Washington Post editorialized in June. “But it’s beyond debate — or should be — that government has a role to play in helping them. By contrast,...
November 7, 2013 - 10:30pm
November 2, 2013
Farmers, self-employed hit by insurance carrier changes
Rep. Kevin Cramer recently invited President Barack Obama to visit North Dakota, only to be declined by the White House. Based on the response the North Dakota Republican congressman said he has received from constituents, the president may want to wait until the administration solves...
November 2, 2013 - 8:57pm
October 18, 2013
Getting seeds off the ground
As many sunflower growers in western North Dakota gear up to harvest their crops, the executive director of the Mandan-based National Sunflower Association has a tip he said could help farmers maximize their yield.
October 18, 2013 - 12:00am
October 15, 2013
Missed payments: PSA shutdown delays $290M in ND checks
FARGO -- North Dakota impacts from the federal shutdown include nearly $290 million in Conservation Reserve Program and direct-payment checks that would have gone out to farmers and landowners in the first week of October -- but didn't. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., said he's very concerned...
October 15, 2013 - 12:00am
September 26, 2013
State's farmers fear federal food proposal
GRAND FORKS -- Proposed new federal food safety laws will bring Big Brother down on the farm in a new way, causing heartache, harm and big costs to growers, processors and consumers with little gain in food safety, say North Dakota agricultural leaders. The state's top farm regulator...
September 26, 2013 - 12:00am
September 8, 2013
ND farmers flying into D.C. to push for farm bill
Everyone has to eat. That's the motto southwest North Dakota farmers Jim Kerzman and Bob Kuylen have, and it's the sentiment they're taking with them to Washington, D.C., this week as part of the National Farmers Union's annual fly-in event to lobby members of Congress to support...
September 8, 2013 - 12:00am
August 10, 2013
Farmers have many reasons not to cry about farm bill
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. -- Outside the Minnesota Corn Growers Association Farmfest tent, a sign urged people to go inside and send an email to ...
August 10, 2013 - 12:00am
April 16, 2013
Durum decline continues in region
GRAND FORKS -- Durum, once one of North Dakota and northeast Montana's most important crops, continues to lose popularity with farmers in the two states. North Dakota farmers will plant only 1.1 million acres of the crop this spring, down from 1.34 million acres in 2012, the U.S...
April 16, 2013 - 12:00am
March 31, 2013
FOTB: Missing rural North Dakota; Leaders of landowner group active at Capitol
BISMARCK - Farmers Myron Hanson and Troy Coons miss the rural North Dakota they used to know. That's why they're volunteering their time at the...
March 31, 2013 - 12:00am
November 30, 2012
Fulfilling farm needs
They watched, with great interest, as their parents and grandparents worked the fields around southwest North Dakota, and the next generation...
November 30, 2012 - 12:00am
October 9, 2012
He is Farmers: Hutchison starts insurance office in Dickinson
"Insurance agent" isn't usually a profession people think of when the descriptor "interesting person" comes to play, but Farmers Insurance Agent...
October 9, 2012 - 12:00am
September 21, 2012
Farm bill fumble?: ND farm group leaders say Congress dropped the ball
FARGO -- Frustration. Disappointment. Uncertainty. Those are the words that area farmers and farm group leaders are using to describe their reaction to the failed effort to pass a new farm bill before the Sept. 30 deadline. Some producers are particularly concerned about the future...
September 21, 2012 - 12:00am
June 28, 2012
SD Public Utilities Commission wants up-to-date financials on grain buyers
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) -- Regulators need better tools to detect a grain buyer's deteriorating financial condition, the chairman of the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission said Wednesday, after farmers in the Dakotas lost $4 million selling sunflowers to Anderson Seed Co. Chairman...
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am