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'It didn't look right,' says teen who helped save toddler at Fargo hotel pool
First bill in years will benefit North Country Trail that runs from NY to ND
Gas prices expected to make springtime increase soon
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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
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Just a kid at heart: Buffington makes dollhouse for silent auction item
Learning for a lifetime: CommUniversity classes start Feb. 11
New Orleans hometown guy leads West All-Stars to win with record 52 points
Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
Trinity finishes home schedule in fashion
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Port: Hey Shailene Woodley, come back to North Dakota and clean up your mess
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Shaun L. Walton
Catherine "Katie" (Kessel) Steinke
Gladys Josephine Stenberg
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
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