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Blind, abandoned pig from Minn. recovers at ND animal rescue
Veterans Pavilion to open in February
ND Moves holds public open house in Dickinson
Pool sharks raise money for Shop with a Cop program
Commission upholds Armendariz termination
crime and courts
nation and world
6-year-old made $11 million in one year reviewing toys on YouTube
ND farmer debarred from temporary ag worker program
What is Bitcoin? How can I buy it? A simple Q&A for Bitcoin beginners
Experiences to give and traditions to share this holiday season
Five years after buying Lucasfilm, The Force is strong in Disney
place a business brief
Wind energy is supposed to fight climate change. But climate change is fighting back.
Protesters occupy Enbridge offices in Duluth
Minn. Public Utilities Commission says Enbridge Line 3 review needs more work
Federal prosecutors seek prison time for ND oil operator who endangered water sources
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
4 holiday cocktails for morning, noon and night
Succulent braised beef short ribs bring comfort and joy to Christmas meal
Why we vomit: Throwing up the facts about an experience we've all had
Holidays without late daughter are still hard
Lewton's mission Growing young minds
Bowman County wins tight contest with Killdeer
Wild's Zach Parise could be back 'sooner rather than later'
76ers coach Brown says Thibodeau is 'frugal' with his rotations, and that's OK
Sam Houston quarterback turned topsy-turvy college start into big-time success
Relationship with Twins GM Thad Levine could be 'game-changer' for Yu Darvish
Commentary: Moore rode to the polls as a cowboy after spending an entire campaign in costume
Commentary: Shocker: 94 Percent of FCC feedback on net neutrality changes was bots
Commentary: Netflix's 'creepy' tweet reminds us all how closely it's watching us
Weary of the internet, I went back to mail. 108 letters later, here's what I learned.
Activist had big impact on ND
Rev. Ralph Sjursen
Zachery Joseph Binstock
Deborah J. @13@@10@Bezdicek
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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Health & Wellness
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
July 10, 2012
NDSU Extension warns of green, blue-green scum
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- The North Dakota State University Extension Service is warning residents and ranchers to watch out for green or blue-green scum in livestock water supplies, lakes and other recreational waterways. Water quality associate Roxanne Johnson says algae blooms can...
July 10, 2012 - 2:49pm
June 29, 2012
4-H Livestock Show
Makenzie Glass, a member of the Prairie Pals 4-H Club in Hebron, grooms a black Angus heifer for a showmanship category of the 4-H Livestock...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am