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ND lawmakers approve slimmer higher education budget
ND lawmakers approve bill allowing Burgum to not take salary
Heitkamp joins Senate Republicans on bill overhauling federal regulation process
Pentagon probes Trump's ex-adviser Flynn over foreign payments
Husband, wife killed in southeast SD crash
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
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Twins miss out on sweep of Rangers, as Santiago mourns
COTTON: A requiem for those fired at ESPN, and what it means for journalism
Wild ponder long-term contracts for Granlund, Neiderreiter
Vikings will look again to have success outside first round
UND-NDSU Nickel Trophy may soon reside in Bismarck
Port: Former Lt. Governor Drew Wrigley being promoted to Trump administration for second appointment as U.S. Attorney
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Port: That wasn’t slut shaming, and we need to talk about this double standard for female victims
Port: Burgum faces tax hike quandary while Heitkamp report reveals interesting numbers
McFeely: NDSU rejects land swap
Theodore M. Hecker
Mary Margaret Wolf
Frank H. Schafer, Jr.
Mary Margaret Wolf
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
north dakota farm bureau
March 3, 2017
Lawmakers scrutinize proposal to create new ND environmental department
BISMARCK—A proposal to create a new North Dakota state agency was met with concerns that it grows government and doesn't include adequate...
March 3, 2017 - 3:47pm
February 10, 2017
Capitol notebook: ND Bill would create a new Cabinet position
BISMARCK — A bill under consideration at the state Legislature would create a new position in the North Dakota governor's Cabinet. Senate...
February 10, 2017 - 7:19pm
January 12, 2017
NDFU will intervene in anti-corporate farm lawsuit
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — North Dakota Farmers Union and the Dakota Resource Center will be allowed to intervene in a federal lawsuit filed by the North Dakota Farm Bureau and other farmers and ranchers seeking to overturn the state's anti-corporate farming laws. U.S. District Court...
January 12, 2017 - 7:10pm
ND Farmers Union seeks to intervene in lawsuit challenging corporate farming ban
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Farmers Union asked for permission Wednesday, Oct. 12, to intervene in a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality...
October 12, 2016 - 12:33pm
June 14, 2016
Voters say keep anti-corporate ag laws
BISMARCK -- Anti-corporate farming laws in North Dakota will stand after an overwhelming vote on Tuesday to keep them. At press time, with 89 percent of precincts reporting, 76 percent voted "no" to loosening corporate farming law changes that had been passed by the 2015 Legislature....
June 14, 2016 - 10:53pm
June 3, 2016
Measure 1 vote on corporate farming nears
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota agriculturalists are clashing over a proposal, known as Measure 1, that would weaken the state's longstanding ban on corporate farming Now, with a statewide vote nearing, a leading farm organization that opposes the ban has filed a lawsuit to overturn it...
June 3, 2016 - 4:56pm
Farm Bureau files suit over corporate farming law
BISMARCK -- A lawsuit challenging the state's corporate farming law, which was described by the North Dakota Farm Bureau as unconstitutional as well as discriminatory, was filed in federal court Thursday. The lawsuit comes less than two weeks before voters weigh in on a ballot measure...
June 3, 2016 - 11:25am
December 8, 2015
Lies settles into ND Farm Bureau post
DOUGLAS, N.D. -- Daryl Lies is settling into his new job as the 15th president of the North Dakota Farm Bureau. NDFB members cast a unanimous...
December 8, 2015 - 6:00am
April 21, 2014
North Dakota Farm Bureau looks to next step: Missling: Group has lost, gained members after ag commissioner challenge
BISMARCK — North Dakota Farm Bureau leaders are mulling their next move after their divisive decision to back a challenger who ultimately failed to topple Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring for the Republican endorsement. “There’s been a fair amount of discussion one way...
April 21, 2014 - 12:30pm
April 3, 2014
Brandenburg: Goehring being unfairly attacked by Farm Bureau
I cannot begin to express how disappointed I am in the negative, mean-spirited and personal attacks the Judy Estenson campaign and a small group of North Dakota Farm Bureau insiders, led by Eric Aasmundstad, have launched against North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring. Doug...
April 3, 2014 - 6:44pm
April 2, 2014
Atlanta firm to pay fine for robocalls: Phone calls made on behalf of ND Farm Bureau pertaining to ag commissioner’s race
BISMARCK — An Atlanta-based company that made robocalls this week on behalf of the North Dakota Farm Bureau to gauge support for three candidates in the race for state agriculture commissioner has agreed to pay a $500 fine for violating a state law prohibiting such calls, the attorney...
April 2, 2014 - 5:49pm
February 26, 2014
Letter: Farm Bureau proves need to abolish property tax
Well, well, well! It looks like the chickens have finally come home to roost. I’m referring to a recent news article stating that the North Dakota Farm Bureau has scrapped its plan to propose an initiated measure to reform property taxes. I was a delegate to the annual Farm Bureau...
February 26, 2014 - 7:24pm
February 20, 2014
No place for ‘extraordinary’: ND Farm Bureau opposes list proposed by Stenehjem
If the State Industrial Commission’s list of “extraordinary places” becomes an official policy, it won’t be because of support from one...
February 20, 2014 - 11:37pm
February 10, 2014
Attempted ouster in ag post shows Farm Bureau’s political ambitions
BISMARCK – Eric Aasmundstad stepped down from the helm of the North Dakota Farm Bureau in 2011 with a vow that the organization he led for 12 years would get more political. By any measure, the conservative-leaning agricultural trade group has followed through. And in a state...
February 10, 2014 - 10:45am
January 16, 2014
Farm Bureau finalizing language for ballot measure on property tax reform
North Dakota Farm Bureau officials hope to finalize draft language by the end of next week for an initiated measure to reform property taxes, a lobbyist for the group said Thursday. Eric Aasmundstad said the measure aims to restrict local governments from automatically raising property...
January 16, 2014 - 5:57pm