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Video: Devils Lake missionaries detained in Venezuela on their way back to U.S.
What’s the beef with meat?
Working while expecting: Pregnancy discrimination claims more common in low-wage, male-dominated jobs
Farmers hopeful about drone rules
Municipal and Stark County Courts: Cases Closed Feb. 13-23
Pipeline company didn’t use remote sensors before leak
Decision on plastic plant location may be delayed
Oklahoma company sets sights on ending flaring in Bakken
Brent approaches $61: ND rig count continues to fall
Obama explains Keystone XL pipeline veto in interview with WDAY’s Kealy
Our View: Innovation of byproducts next step for ND energy
Letter: Dickinson needs to control growth in face of oil slowdown
Letter: Pruett sentencing a glimpse into a larger problem
Letter: Thank Obama for Keystone XL veto
Veeder: ND musicians gather to celebrate what they do
Gwen Sebastian to debut new single
Kat Perkins coming back to Medora
Chamber choir to perform
Take the Yellow Brick Road to Oz this weekend
Hope: Let's just cheat!
Matilda "Tillie" Faulhaber
Preparing for Region 7 battle
‘The Acacia and Keana Show’: Dickinson’s Fossum, Kudrna take first, runner-up at state gymnastics
Golden Eagles rally for win over Blue Hawks
Gasol helps Grizzlies top Timberwolves
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
January 17, 2014
Senator: U.S. farm bill could be reached this week
Senator: U.S. farm bill could breached this week By Eric Beech Reuters WASHINGTON — Negotiations in Congress on the long overdue U.S. farm bill could be completed this week after progress was stalled by a disagreement over a dairy price support program, a senator...
news / agriculture
January 17, 2014 - 10:46am
July 23, 2013
Got milk substitute? Several factors lead to people ditching dairy products for non-dairy replacements
GRAND FORKS -- For years, Jennifer Albert suffered with stomach pains. The 38-year-old Grand Forks woman was diagnosed with irritable bowel syndrome. At one point, her doctor asked if she had any issues with milk products. "I said 'no,'" she recalled. But later, "I started to pay...
local / news
July 23, 2013 - 12:00am
May 11, 2013
North Dakota legislation you may have missed
BISMARCK -- Elementary students will get their milk and North Dakotans can still own part of a cow and keep their share of the milk. A week after the state Legislature scrambled to finish up with most of the attention on property taxes, a few things may have been missed during the...
news / north dakota
May 11, 2013 - 12:00am
May 3, 2013
ND House clears bill for more K-12 funding, property tax relief
BISMARCK -- House lawmakers Thursday narrowly passed Gov. Jack Dalrymple's proposal to increase state funding toward K-12 education while creating $714 million in property tax relief. But minutes after House Bill 1319 passed 49-42, a push began to secure enough votes to reconsider...
news / north dakota
May 3, 2013 - 12:00am
March 28, 2013
Amendment would fund milk for low-income youth
BISMARCK -- An amendment to the K-12 education funding bill in the state Senate adds enough money to pay for daily milk or juice breaks for schoolchildren from low-income families statewide, Sen.
news / north dakota
March 28, 2013 - 12:00am
January 30, 2013
Midwest Dairy Association seeks collaboration to increase nationwide consumption
The Midwest Dairy Association hopes collaboration with businesses and schools will boost nationwide dairy consumption. To get the ball rolling, Barb Luehmann, food service marketing manager of Midwest Dairy Association, said at the organization's North Dakota district meeting Tuesday...
January 30, 2013 - 12:00am
January 11, 2013
On the edge of the cliff
Milk does a body good, except when the thought of skyrocketing prices got the public's collective heart racing as Congress worked up until the New Year's Eve deadline passing a one-year extension of the 2008 farm bill. "Having been involved in the industry for some time now, I knew...
January 11, 2013 - 12:00am
August 17, 2012
Evaporating milk: ND dairy farms dwindle in number
North Dakota is a leading producer of sunflowers and canola, but it lags behind many states in the Midwest when it comes to dairy production. Dairy...
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am
July 6, 2012
Consumers asked to pay more for milk to save farms
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) -- Consumers will pay a little more for coffee and chocolate to ensure the farmers who produce those foods get a fair wage, so why not ask them to pay more for milk? That is the notion behind a program designed to raise money for struggling New England dairy...
July 6, 2012 - 12:00am
May 27, 2010
Raw milk from Minnesota dairy farm spurs warning
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Officials are warning consumers about potential E. coli contamination in raw milk sold by the Hartmann Dairy Farm near the south-central Minnesota town of Gibbon. The Minnesota Department of Health said Wednesday it has linked three cases of E. coli to unpasteurized...
May 27, 2010 - 9:16am
April 25, 2010
ND milk production down in first quarter
FARGO (AP) -- Milk production in North Dakota during January, February and March totaled 94 million pounds, down 4 percent from the first quarter of 2009. The Agriculture Department says the average number of milk cows during the quarter stood at 21,000, down 4,000 from a year earlier...
April 25, 2010 - 10:31pm
September 16, 2009
EU farmers in white heat over milk prices
BRUSSELS (AP) -- Belgian farmers sprayed 3 million liters (790,000 gallons) of fresh milk onto their fields Wednesday, furious over the low milk...
September 16, 2009 - 1:07pm