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ND coal power plant shuts down after 50-year run
ND father doing better in burn unit after losing his kids in fire
Short on funds: $200k needed to begin veterans pavilion
Pentagon delivers draft plan to 'rapidly' defeat Islamic State to White House
Senate confirms Ross as commerce secretary
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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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Klein, Henningsgard highlight DSU’s NSAA awards
Dickinson High's Martin named to West Region team
Four of Region 7’s best on display for tournament
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
DSU basketball loses to Bellevue in NSAA finals, potentially ending its season
Pinke: Find ways to wage peace
McFeely: ND could reduce pain by doing something crazy, like raising taxes
OPINION: Property rights measure would have been positive move for ND agriculture
Column: What's a family farm?
Port: Group which hosted feisty Cramer town hall in Fargo caught stage managing event in another state
William "Bill" G. Heick
Leo G. Stockert
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
May 7, 2015
Jury trial begins in farmer’s tax evasion case
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - A Letcher, S.D., farmer who claims he is a member of a sovereign group and not subject to the laws of the United States began a jury trial Tuesday in Sioux Falls. Ted Nelson and his son, Steven, have claimed to be part of a sovereign group called the Pembina...
News/crime and courts
May 7, 2015 - 1:40pm
May 1, 2015
ND project puts national wildlife habitat conservation program over 1 million acres
LAMOURE, N.D. — A piece of land enrolled in LaMoure County in southeast North Dakota has put a national conservation program that restores high-priority wildlife habitat over the 1 million acre mark. The initiative, known as State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement, is a part of...
May 1, 2015 - 4:24pm
April 28, 2015
Some ND farmers planting into dry soil
BISMARCK - North Dakota farmers in much of the state were planting into dry soil or waiting for warmer temperatures and and hoping for rain to...
April 28, 2015 - 8:02pm
April 27, 2015
Farms examining bio-security systems in wake of bird flu outbreak
WILLMAR, Minn. - More help is on the way to help turkey and other poultry producers cope with the epidemic of highly pathogenic avian influenza,...
April 27, 2015 - 3:24pm
April 23, 2015
NDSU students teach tots about agriculture
FARGO -"Cows!" a little boy shouted as his preschool class made its way into Shepperd Arena on North Dakota State University's campus earlier...
April 23, 2015 - 8:11pm
April 16, 2015
Moisture keeps farmers from fields in central North Dakota
UNDERWOOD, N.D. - Despite a statewide burn ban, it is moisture, not dry conditions, keeping some farmers out of the field. Steve Cottingham,...
April 16, 2015 - 6:29pm
Annual survey of North Dakota cropland released; numbers show signs of peaked prices
Farmland rental rates and values are both rising and falling across North Dakota — a good sign that farmland prices have peaked, an agricultural...
April 16, 2015 - 5:07pm
April 11, 2015
SD farm boy turned investment banker creates farm management program
FARGO - After growing up on a South Dakota farm, Scott Anderson became a Wall Street investment banker. But when his dad retired, he moved...
April 11, 2015 - 1:21am
Low crop prices weigh on farm spending
FARGO - Not long ago, farmers in the region were flush with cash and sales of tractors and pickup trucks were booming. Today, the only booming...
April 11, 2015 - 1:16am
April 8, 2015
Senate favors new committee to review federal regs
BISMARCK - More than two-thirds of the North Dakota Senate voted Wednesday in favor of creating a state committee to review federal environmental...
April 8, 2015 - 6:46pm
April 2, 2015
New ND hemp law pleases supporters; farmers could plant it as soon as 2016, but more research crucial
RAY, N.D. - Wayne Hauge says he's "mostly your typical northwest North Dakota farmer." But the Ray producer also is a staunch supporter of...
April 2, 2015 - 8:37pm
April 1, 2015
Southwest ND farmers slowly start spring planting
The spring planting season has begun in southwest North Dakota. County extension agents and farmers south of Dickinson said fertilizing and...
April 1, 2015 - 7:04pm
USDA predicts fewer corn, wheat acres, but more soybeans and small-market crops
Corn, the star of Upper Midwest agriculture in recent years, won't shine quite so brightly in the 2015 growing season, the U.S. Department of...
April 1, 2015 - 5:44pm
March 30, 2015
Ranchers express concern with environmental assessment plan
The U.S. Forest Service chief addressed concerns raised by leaders from grazing associations regarding an update to an environmental assessment...
March 30, 2015 - 8:04pm
March 17, 2015
USDA data says 97 percent of farms are family owned
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Statistics Service reports that family-owned farms remain the backbone of the agriculture industry with 97 percent of the nation’s 2.1 million farms in the U.S. falling into that category. The latest...
March 17, 2015 - 7:48pm