Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Medora recognized for water storage project
Dalrymple asks attorney general to investigate McKenzie sheriff
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes
AARP sues U.S. agency over employee wellness programs
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Martin R. Harnisch
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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 11, 2013
Low donations, high hay prices threaten Nokota horse
LINTON -- High hay prices caused by a prolonged drought and a sharp drop in donations have combined to threaten breeding herds for the Nokota...
May 11, 2013 - 12:00am
August 3, 2012
The lack of a hay supply is leading to big headaches for farmers across southwest North Dakota. After several wet growing seasons, Lane Hall, North Dakota State University's extension county agent for Slope County, said the dryness is taking its toll on hay supplies. Hall said the...
August 3, 2012 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
150 acres of wheat lost in fire near Mott; fire crews across southwest ND busy responding
Dry conditions have led to a number of blazes in the region in the past few weeks and much of southwestern North Dakota was under Red Flag warnings Tuesday.
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
June 28, 2012
Hot and dry: Fires spark across region
Gladstone The Gladstone Fire Department put out two field fires about 10 miles south of Gladstone on Wednesday, Fire Chief Joe Wanner said. Both fires were caused by sparks created by rocks hitting haying equipment, he said. "It was Mother Nature and machines starting to clash,"...
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
June 9, 2012
Stuck in Traffic
Traffic was left at a standstill Friday in the eastbound land of Interstate 94 about four miles west of Medora after a semi hauling hay bales...
June 9, 2012 - 12:00am
June 8, 2012
Officials open one lane on Interstate 94 near Medora after semi catches fire
Law enforcement opened one lane of traffic at approximately 4:15 p.m. on Interstate 94 near Medora after a semi hauling hay caught fire, according to the North Daktoa Highway Patrol. The hay bales ignited at approximately 1 p.m. today about four miles west of Medora on the east-bound...
June 8, 2012 - 4:00pm
June 5, 2012
Memories of mowing, daydreaming in the field
It's just about the time of year when we'd start cutting alfalfa back on the farm. I tend to connect early June and haying season because when I was growing up, school ended about the time June arrived. No sooner had I put down the books than I climbed on a Ford tractor to mow the...
June 5, 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
December 11, 2011
State with the lowest hay prices: North Dakota
North Dakota hay prices have increased over the passed year, but, compared to the rest of the country, the state is at the bottom of the stack. The...
December 11, 2011 - 12:00am
September 18, 2011
Local 'Hay' Day
Oil isn't the only booming business in North Dakota - local farmers are selling their extra hay to farmers in southern states, Dave Schmidt,...
September 18, 2011 - 12:17am
September 1, 2011
South Heart firefighters respond to bale fire started by lightning
Press Photo by April Baumgarten South Heart Fire Department firefighters put out a hay fire on Robbie Ridl's land north of South Heart at about...
September 1, 2011 - 12:03pm
July 10, 2010
Moisture right on target
The moisture seems to be just about right this year for farmers and ranchers throughout the area putting most crops near or ahead of average...
July 10, 2010 - 12:00am
July 3, 2010
The hay is coming down
Farmers are beginning to cut fields of hay, but not as much as they did last year, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture North Dakota...
July 3, 2010 - 12:00am
August 8, 2009
Bales of Bounty
This year is shaping up to be one heck of a hay crop compared to last year, a state official said. Increased moisture levels and stable temperatures...
August 8, 2009 - 12:00am
July 26, 2009
Hay crop a 'total turnaround'
GOLDEN VALLEY (AP) -- John Flemmer has been in the hay field for about 50 years near Golden Valley. In 2008, he saw his worst year. In 2009, with more moisture, he's seeing his best. Flemmer says he got 2,400 bales of hay last year on more than 2,000 acres of alfalfa and other land...
July 26, 2009 - 12:00am