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Texas man pleads guilty to violating Safe Drinking Water Act in connection to Dickinson well
Cause of weekend fire unknown
ND Senate committee steers toward study of autonomous vehicles
Foam soap may not measure up to liquid soap
UPDATE: It's no dice as ND House rejects casino resolution
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Millennial credit history may be leading to higher interest rate loans
It's time to move: ABLE sets campaign goal of $500,000 to complete construction of 4 group homes
Wild draft pick Kunin inks 3-year deal
Twins' Puerto Ricans rejoin camp
MILLER: UND hockey trying to match last year's fun
Wild sign Wisconsin captain Kunin
Former juniors reunite at NCAA West Regional, recall lessons from Clark Cup season
Harrop: The Trump 'Faithful' Get the Budget Cuts They Voted For
Erickson: The Hue and Cry Is Tiring
Port: The solution for hatred is not more hatred
Port: Governor Burgum is undecided on constitutional carry legislation
Port: #NoDAPL movement’s supposed environmentalists literally trying to cause pipeline leaks
Robert Edward "Bob" Hanson
Edwin "Ed" V Novotny
Herbert H. Gatzke
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Many moos ago...: 80-year-old sales ring still spot for top cattle, food, socializing
Mott Mayor uses role on regional boards to aid city
State-of-art new clinic - and vets
Despite struggles, Gary Greff is never giving up on Enchanted Highway project
Anderson farm looks toward the future with over four generations of farming under its belt
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
February 11, 2014
FDA will ban antibiotics for growth in livestock
FARGO — Food and Drug Administration rules that would ban feeding low-dosage antibiotics for promoting growth in livestock are three years away, but veterinarians say farmers are preparing for the inevitable. The new regulations are for antimicrobial antibiotics, said Gerald Stokka,...
February 11, 2014 - 1:00am
February 6, 2014
Numbers can challenge, but don't give up
Here is an invitation. Just call if you want to schedule an appointment to review or better understand the numerous numbers associated with expected progeny differences. Even when well understood, the EPD numbers can be daunting, even overwhelming. Navigating the Web pages of the...
February 6, 2014 - 11:29pm
January 25, 2014
Malnourished horses sold before rescuers can pick them up
FARGO — The planned rescue of up to 40 malnourished horses Saturday was thwarted when the horses’ owner apparently sold the animals before deputies could seize them and turn them over for adoption. The Barnes County Sheriff’s Office arranged for a horse rescue organization...
January 25, 2014 - 9:59pm
January 9, 2014
Bull Day Showcase set for Jan. 18
Those interested in doing some cattle window shopping should plan on attending the annual Bull Day Showcase next weekend in Dickinson. Presented by the Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce and set for Saturday, Jan. 18 at Stockmen’s Livestock Exchange, the event will feature about...
January 9, 2014 - 9:28pm
October 22, 2013
Livestock industry hopes for restored indemnity program as FSA returns to work
GRAND FORKS -- With the federal shutdown finally over, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Farm Service Agency will do all it can to help ranchers who lost livestock in the October blizzard, said Aaron Krauter, state executive director of the North Dakota FSA. Congress voted Oct....
October 22, 2013 - 12:00am
October 11, 2013
Hoeven asks USDA undersecretary to help with producer need
WASHINGTON -- North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven today called Michael Scuse, U.S. Department of Agriculture Undersecretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services, to seek his help with Farm Service Agency services for producers. The Republican senator has received reports from farmers...
October 11, 2013 - 5:11pm
Billings' horse sale is biggest in the West
BILLINGS, Mont. -- Bill and Jann Parker run the monthly horse auction at the Billings Livestock Commission. The sale is a big deal for a big area. Promoters say it is certainly the largest monthly horse sale in the country. It's held the fourth weekend of every month on the North...
October 11, 2013 - 12:00am
July 29, 2013
Birth control for wild horses could prevent roundups to thin herd
FARGO - An experiment involving birth control for the wild horses in Theodore Roosevelt National Park in western North Dakota is about to get a boost. Researchers have been testing a vaccine on some of the mares in the wild horse herd in the park's South Unit since 2009. The immuno-contraceptive...
July 29, 2013 - 12:00am
June 28, 2013
4-H Livestock Show
Quinn Steffan directs her market hog around the arena during the Stark-Billings 4-H Livestock Show on Thursday morning in the Dickinson State...
June 28, 2013 - 12:00am
May 26, 2013
Dust in the wind, Part II: No definitive answer on how dust might affect crops, livestock
Jonathan Ficek can't open the windows to his house in the summer anymore, unless he wants to clean the whole thing when he gets home. "It's...
May 26, 2013 - 12:00am
December 21, 2012
Cattle are warm-blooded, winter-weather ready
Winter weather woes have not been a major concern for North Dakota's livestock producers in recent years because of warmer seasons. But even...
December 21, 2012 - 12:00am
December 8, 2012
Oil development vs. livestock: Reports of cows losing tails raises concerns, sparks investigations
WILLISTON -- Jacki Schilke likes to say her black angus cattle live in harmony with the cats and dogs on her rural Williston ranch. But recently...
December 8, 2012 - 12:00am
November 23, 2012
Prey vs. Predator
If livestock producers in southwest North Dakota could create a "Most Wanted" list, coyotes would most likely come in as enemy No. 1. The loss of livestock to coyote and other predator attacks is less frequent than deaths by respiratory and digestive issues, but sheep and cattle...
November 23, 2012 - 12:00am
October 5, 2012
Livestock show returns to Dickinson
Top-of-the-line cattle will be on display at the 34th annual West River Livestock Show, sponsored by the Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce in two weeks. The show will be held Oct. 19 and 20 at the Dickinson State University Multi-Purpose Arena and will involve exhibitors from all...
October 5, 2012 - 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