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Roosevelt coin released on NPS anniversary
Insight - August 25, 2016
Dakota Access opponents vow to keep fighting
3-year-old girl found 2 miles from home wearing just her underwear
Technology-savvy, $70 million new high school opens in Williston
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nation and world
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
Drug prices keep rising with no end in sight
The corny truth about high fructose corn syrup
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Jackie Hope: Get out your money and stock up at back-to-school blowouts
Dakota Recreation Report
Titans volleyball players look to prosper in new positions
Building a successful program not easy in college-rich Charleston, S.C.
Cabrera leads Tigers past Twins, 9-4
Murdock: Never Trump seeds would bear socialist fruit
Letter: We don’t need annual legislative session, we need term limits
Letter: Respect for community and property needed
Other Views: Violence, intimidation mar pipeline protest
Holten: There is no greater burden
good bad and ugly
Darla Mae Carlson
Arta Gail Hoherz
George F. Anton
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
August 12, 2016
Big Dakota pipeline to upend oil delivery in U.S.
NEW YORK/HOUSTON—It may seem odd that the opening of one pipeline crossing through four U.S. Midwest states could upend the movement of...
August 12, 2016 - 11:24am
November 11, 2015
North Dakota gets D- in 2015 State Integrity Investigation
FARGO -- When Ben Hanson ran for the state House in 2012, he could hardly believe that his campaign war chest could be spent on absolutely anything. Unlike nearly all other states, North Dakota had no laws restricting the use of campaign funds. "I was appalled at that," Hanson...
November 11, 2015 - 5:14pm
October 3, 2015
Reunion in Little Falls helps preserve orphan train stories
A Minneapolis couple wrote to the New York Foundling Hospital in 1917 asking for a “brown-haired, brown-eyed girl around the age of 2.” Sophia...
News/Nation and World
October 3, 2015 - 6:19pm
July 4, 2015
Fires, high pressure puts region in a haze
GRAND FORKS — If it seemed like eastern North Dakota and western Minnesota was smokier than normal as the holiday weekend started, you would be right. Smoke from fires in northwestern Canada continues to find its way into the Midwest, particularly in this region. The fires began...
July 4, 2015 - 10:52pm
April 1, 2015
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 10, 2015
Is 'Midwest' best?: Talking about our regional identity
FARGO – When Jill Halvorson recently attended a trade show for convention organizers, she didn’t bring key chains, refrigerator magnets or...
March 10, 2015 - 4:09pm
January 3, 2015
Christmas for cattle producers: Beef prices, big hay crop produce optimism
Plentiful hay supplies and record-high beef prices made this a Christmas to remember for Upper Midwest cattle producers, especially after widespread drought and storms in 2012 and 2013. “There’s just a big sigh or relief. Folks are feeling a little more secure going into 2015,”...
January 3, 2015 - 12:06am
October 29, 2014
$4M allocated to Midwest for honey bee protection
BISMARCK — Five states in the Midwest, including North Dakota, will receive $4 million to help improve the health of honey bee populations. “North Dakota leads the nation in the production of honey,” Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., said in a statement Wednesday. “Honey bees are...
October 29, 2014 - 11:00pm
September 12, 2014
First freeze causes little damage to Northern Plains crops
CHICAGO — The U.S. northern Plains and far western Midwest crop regions saw their first freeze of the season but the cold temperatures were only in pockets of the belt, limiting damage to immature corn and soybeans, agricultural meteorologists said on Friday. The forecast called...
September 12, 2014 - 7:39pm
September 11, 2014
Respiratory virus found in children not confirmed in ND
FARGO — The virus behind a wave of serious respiratory illnesses among children in the Midwest has not been confirmed by public health officials...
September 11, 2014 - 9:57pm
August 15, 2014
Land prices steady to higher in Midwest
CHICAGO — Farmland prices in the U.S. Plains and Corn Belt states were steady to higher in the second quarter despite lower grain profits as crop prices fell, according to Federal Reserve Bank quarterly surveys issued on Thursday. Falling corn, soybean and wheat prices cut into...
August 15, 2014 - 12:28am
July 9, 2014
KLJ to open office in Florida
BISMARCK — North Dakota-based engineering firm KLJ is expanding to Florida. The firm said Wednesday in a statement that it is opening an office in Lake Worth, Fla., that will specialize in hydrogeological services and provide comprehensive water supply, water management and well...
July 9, 2014 - 4:11pm
July 4, 2014
Rain makes grain as U.S. Midwest set for big crops
CHICAGO — A wet June across the main U.S. grain belt and the continuing outlook for a mild summer are pointing to another bumper corn and soybean harvest for the world’s largest food exporter, analysts say. By the eve of the Fourth of July holiday, heavy rains across the Midwest...
July 4, 2014 - 12:31am
May 9, 2014
Wet May could further slow planting
If the National Weather Service’s new May forecast becomes reality, the Upper Midwest’s already-slow planting pace will slow even more. The NWS Climate Prediction Center’s May forecast, issued April 30, calls for below-average temperatures and above-average moisture in most...
May 9, 2014 - 12:35am
January 25, 2014
Regional dialects reflect history, culture
GRAND FORKS — English may be the dominant language spoken throughout the United States, but that doesn’t mean we all speak the same dialect. Each region of the country has many words and phrases of its own. For example, Joan Hall, editor of the Dictionary of American Regional...
January 25, 2014 - 10:18pm