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ND recreational marijuana petition nears 11,000 signatures
25 North Dakota Opportunity Zone offers investment incentives
Appeals court rules Minnesota pipeline protesters can use 'necessity defense'
With new deadline, ND receives 19 applicants for medical marijuana growers
Candidates, businessmen call on Burgum to protect net neutrality in ND
crime and courts
nation and world
Why are tens of thousands of Americans still driving around with explosive devices in their cars?
Dakota Growers Pasta Company parent company eyes shift in brand group
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
39% of rural Americans lack access to rural broadband
Farm bill delays, ethanol waivers worry SD Sen. Rounds
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
'Tase me, and you'll see what happens,' an American Airlines flier said. Police did - 10 times.
An afternoon of fun: kids fair has a western theme
Saving England's children from the witches: DSU to present "The Witches:" by Roald Dahl
Life on the farm; Judy Hoff writes children's book
Building leadership skills; students graduate from program
United has roster depth, and upcoming homestand is time to use it
Vikings defensive needs are down the road
Incredible photos show precise moment when a high school golfer was attacked by an unhinged goose
Wild owner dumps GM Fletcher, vows tweaks over rebuild
North Dakota native Brent Vigen is the 'Quarterback Whisperer'
Commentary: If Democrats want more say over North Dakota’s budget they should try winning some elections
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Commentary: The politics of North Dakota's big bad budget bind
Time to respond to reader feedback
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Randy L. Fortin
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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April 6, 2018
US National Forest Service continues prairie dog management in western ND with new survey
DICKINSON, N.D.—The black-tailed prairie dogs of western North Dakota are nothing new for the grasslands and pastures. However, while some...
April 6, 2018 - 7:45pm
October 31, 2017
Crops continue to eat up Great Plains grassland
FARGO — Dwindling grassland remnants in the Great Plains continued their decline last year with the loss of 2.5 million acres consumed...
October 31, 2017 - 5:16pm
July 13, 2017
Grant benefits prairie conservation in Grand Forks County
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Grassland conservation in Grand Forks County is getting a boost from a $121,220 Outdoor Heritage Fund grant awarded...
July 13, 2017 - 8:23am
March 27, 2017
SDSU study analyzes East River native grasslands
BROOKINGS, S.D. — In South Dakota, ranchers are some of the best conservationists, as cattle often rely heavily on rangeland as a feed...
March 27, 2017 - 11:30am
August 9, 2015
Patrols aim to reduce grassland destruction
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s western grasslands are becoming a national trash-lands. Rabble-rousers are out there with guns, blasting at everything...
August 9, 2015 - 12:40am
August 30, 2014
First Montessori school to open in Dickinson: Grasslands offers different style of education, at a cost
An expansive cabin-style room is lined with shelves, some filled with neatly organized lengths of wood, another with carefully placed strings...
August 30, 2014 - 8:09pm
June 6, 2013
Partnership aims to enhance GF prairie
GRAND FORKS -- Conserving grasslands and wetlands on the saline prairie of Grand Forks County is the focus of a new partnership between the Natural...
June 6, 2013 - 12:28am
October 7, 2012
Battle for building roads in the Badlands intensifies
FARGO -- A legal battle is intensifying to decide if roads can be built in areas of the Little Missouri National Grasslands now managed as roadless and eligible to be protected as wilderness. The dispute started this summer when four North Dakota counties sued the federal government,...
October 7, 2012 - 12:00am
September 9, 2012
4 counties - Billings, Golden Valley, McKenzie and Slope - seek to build roads in western ND grasslands
FARGO -- Four counties within the Little Missouri National Grassland have gone to court seeking authority to build roads in areas now managed as roadless and eligible for wilderness. The lawsuit, filed July 30 in U.S. District Court in Bismarck, would imperil a proposal to designate...
September 9, 2012 - 12:00am
June 24, 2012
Pembina Gorge offers look at history: Area combines unique blend of skiing, theatre and trails
WALHALLA -- It's not a typical scene for North Dakota -- a gorge cut into the prairie, with 12,500 acres of lush foliage and a flowing river...
June 24, 2012 - 12:00am
June 1, 2012
ND registers about 200,000 CRP acres
The U.S. Department of Agriculture accepted 3.9 million acres offered nationwide under the Farm Service Agency's 43rd Conservation Reserve Program general signup, including 190,000 acres in North Dakota. USDA selected offers for enrollment based on an Environmental Benefits Index...
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
May 27, 2012
Conservation leaders seek stable account, te version of transportation bill includes stable conservation funding from offshore oil revenues
Conservationists and leaders from Ducks Unlimited and Pheasants Forever are calling on Congress to ensure proceeds from an offshore oil revenue account go to the conservation initiatives it is supposed to fund. That could happen if a House-Senate conference committee approves a...
May 27, 2012 - 12:00am
November 8, 2011
Northern Regional forester named deputy chief
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell has named Northern Regional Forester Leslie Weldon the deputy chief of the agency. Weldon will move to Washington, D.C., early next year to take over the position, which has been vacant since Joel Holtrip retired two months...
November 8, 2011 - 5:52pm
July 17, 2011
Public commenting period for Dakota Grasslands Conservation Area deadline is July 25
NORTH DAKOTA -- The North Dakota Farm Bureau is opposed to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's proposed Dakota Grassland Conservation Area. The idea for the designated area, which was released in December 2010, is to conserve migratory bird habitats in the Prairie Pothole regions...
July 17, 2011 - 12:00am
April 30, 2011
US official praises grassland plan during South Dakota visit
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) -- A proposed federal project aimed at protecting habitat crucial to migratory waterfowl in South Dakota, North Dakota and Montana represents a new era of conservation, U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar said Friday. The Dakota Grassland Conservation Area would...
April 30, 2011 - 12:00am