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Investigators seek clues on why New Jersey train failed to stop
Old Strom Center becomes preschool, day care
Police Blotter: Trailer stolen from Dickinson dealer
Rally against racism: UND students speak out after social media posts
Native American tribes in Canada, U.S. to sign treaty to protect Yellowstone grizzlies
crime and courts
nation and world
Killdeer oilfield waste facility must close, clean up site
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
Cheering on the team
Looking for your first credit card? Here’s how you choose
Wildfire, Night Hawks prepare for a battle in the trenches
Trio of sophomores proving vital for Titans
Hopfauf carrying heavy load for Midgets football
Buxton powers Twins past Royals
Morlock's versatility to be tested as the Bison starting fullback
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
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Jared Bertin Lewton
Marjorie J. Gegelmann
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
May 5, 2016
Hoeven, fertilizer dealers oppose anhydrous restrictions
North Dakota politicians and agriculture leaders say a “reinterpretation” of U.S. Department of Labor rules may lead to one-third of North...
May 5, 2016 - 11:30am
Hoeven, fertilizer dealers oppose anhydrous restrictions
North Dakota politicians and agriculture leaders say a "reinterpretation" of U.S. Department of Labor rules may lead to one-third of North Dakota's...
May 5, 2016 - 9:31am
May 2, 2016
North Dakota farmer plows Prince tribute into field
EDGELEY, N.D. -- Gene Hanson is an artist with a plow and his fields are his canvas. In the wake of Prince's death, he thought: Let's go crazy....
May 2, 2016 - 2:53pm
April 12, 2016
Planting season well underway, though farmers hope precipitation is in future
MOTT—After 23 years of farming, Mark Anderson is happy to stick to his "game plan." The Regent-area farmer said neither below-average precipitation...
April 12, 2016 - 6:34pm
April 1, 2016
Age doesn’t deter passion that keeps Taylor’s Leland Brand an active pilot
TAYLOR -- Leland Brand has seen the world shift and evolve with new technology. He’s met people, lost people and lived to see several wars....
April 1, 2016 - 10:19pm
February 7, 2016
Ag commissioner: 2016 outlook ‘pretty dismal’ for farmers
Doug Goehring may be North Dakota’s agriculture commissioner, but at the end of the day, he’s still a farmer. Like any farmer, he has to...
February 7, 2016 - 6:02am
January 22, 2016
Big data pros, cons, Connectivity will affect farmland value
JAMESTOWN -- If a farmer's equipment collects and shares data, should he be concerned that he could get in trouble if the government uses the data to find he was over-applying fertilizer or using the wrong chemical? "I think you should, because you've proven to us that you've applied...
January 22, 2016 - 1:51pm
December 15, 2015
Past their peak: Experts say it's time to rework cropland rental rates
It would seem simple: Crop prices and farm profitability have plunged, so the rent that farmers pay for cropland will plunge, too, right? The...
December 15, 2015 - 6:00am
September 30, 2015
ND Stockmen discuss WOTUS, endangered species act
BISMARCK -- The president of the National Cattlemen's Beef Association said a list of national regulatory threats for the cattle industry is...
September 30, 2015 - 4:17pm
September 13, 2015
At Big Iron, 'Every year is special': 35th annual event held this week in West Fargo
WEST FARGO, N.D. -- Some people and organizations make a big deal of 35th anniversaries. Not the folks at the annual Big Iron Farm Show, which...
September 13, 2015 - 11:30pm
August 15, 2015
At a 10-year low, wheat prices are tough to chew
BIG SANDY, Mont. — In business, when revenue can’t cover expenses, it isn’t uncommon for entrepreneurs to say they’ll have to “eat it.” But in farming, as Lochiel Edwards recently explained, they really mean it. A Montana wheat farmer, Edwards is experiencing some of...
August 15, 2015 - 11:39pm
August 5, 2015
Farming economics clear to NDSU’s Luke Bacon
FARGO — For many of the North Dakota State football players who find themselves on an interstate highway or county road driving by a farm,...
August 5, 2015 - 11:15pm
July 3, 2015
Local farmers increasingly hiring help from abroad to meet labor shortages
North Dakota’s farmers have labor issues. The allure of lucrative, year-round work in the Oil Patch is drawing workers away from seasonal...
July 3, 2015 - 1:23am
June 30, 2015
A shift in the landscape
Guess what, North Dakota? Your landscape is changing. Gone are those summer fallow fields, chicken coups, tall square grain elevators, farmyard windmills, aquifers, safe highways and Herefords grazing on the hillsides. Also gone are tractors without cabs, one-pump gas stations, square...
June 30, 2015 - 11:26pm
June 16, 2015
North Dakota ag sees role reversal: Western farm and ranch operations outperform the east
FARGO — Farms in greater North Dakota financially out-performed the Red River Valley in 2014, according to an analysis of North Dakota Farm Business Management Program records by North Dakota State University. That’s only happened three times in the 20 years before 2013. Andy...
June 16, 2015 - 2:20pm