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Unexploded WWII bomb forces mass evacuation in Berlin
'I never saw her. I heard the screams': Citation upheld for stroller-pushing woman struck by snowplow
Southwest flight hero describes how woman who died was sucked halfway out of plane
North Korea dials down the anti-U.S. rhetoric
'Absolutely despicable': Boater picked up stranded Hawaii flood victims, demanded money to save them, authorities say
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Record cold, snowstorms delay SD planting season
Dickinson Herberger's on bankruptcy list of stores set to close
Michelle Rook joins AgweekTV as anchor
Unnamed California investor buying up SD motels
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
Area pagans, Wiccans explain ancient festivals that mark spring, summer
George W. Bush recalls his mother as strong, lucid and funny as she approached death
She calmly landed the Southwest flight and broke barriers as a fighter pilot
Welcome to Sarah's Culinary Q & A: How to slice an onion without crying
'One last time': Barbara Bush had already faced a death more painful than her own
Blue Hawks looking to bounce back in home opener
Zimmerman qualifies for Class B state meet in four events
Comeback kids: DHS girls tennis rallies to win WDA opener against Bismarck St. Mary’s
Midgets baseball drops season-opening doubleheader to Century
Wolves need 'Buckets' to live up to his nickname
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
COLUMN: New law doesn't improve hiring process for superintendent
Analysis: Nikki Haley's extraordinary rebuke of the White House
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Commentary: Have North Dakota Democrats overplayed their hand politicizing Trump’s trade fight with China?
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Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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Outdoor Heritage Fund
December 17, 2017
More than $1 million awarded in Outdoor Heritage Fund grants
The North Dakota Industrial Commission awarded more than $1 million in Outdoor Heritage Fund grants last week, but those who review the conservation projects say they hope to see more applications for the next round. The Outdoor Heritage Fund Advisory Board received six applications...
December 17, 2017 - 7:05pm
Planting for the Future project will add 55,000 trees in North Dakota
BISMARCK—About 55,000 trees will be planted in North Dakota over the next few years through a partnership involving the state Outdoor Heritage...
December 17, 2017 - 7:03pm
July 13, 2017
Grant benefits prairie conservation in Grand Forks County
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Grassland conservation in Grand Forks County is getting a boost from a $121,220 Outdoor Heritage Fund grant awarded...
July 13, 2017 - 8:23am
April 30, 2017
Dokken: Public land an asset, not a liability
Every October, I host a small group of friends for a few days of ruffed grouse hunting, hockey watching and socializing by the fire. Occasionally,...
April 30, 2017 - 9:00am
April 15, 2017
North Dakota's Heritage fund faces an uncertain future
MINOT, N.D. — The future is uncertain for the fund that was spawned in response to an initiated measure, the Outdoor Heritage Fund. The...
April 15, 2017 - 4:13pm
December 22, 2016
Conservation fund requests forwarded to Industrial Commission
BISMARCK—The smallest dollar amount in requests for state conservation funds yet will go before the North Dakota Industrial Commission next month. Seven projects will be admitted to final stage for approval. "They are recommending $1.03 million for seven projects," NDIC executive...
December 22, 2016 - 6:07pm
June 18, 2016
Construction of Crooked Crane Trail around Patterson Lake ahead of schedule
The Crooked Crane Trail revival project on Patterson Lake could be completed sooner than first planned. Dickinson City Administrator Shawn Kessel...
June 18, 2016 - 9:57am
February 11, 2016
Outdoor projects to see less funding
BISMARCK -- Outdoor projects will be scrutinized and prioritized more stringently after learning the Outdoor Heritage Fund will only get half the dollars it originally was expected to receive this biennium, according to the head of the state's conservation fund board. Jim Melchior,...
February 11, 2016 - 7:56pm
December 16, 2015
Tree planting initiative gets most funding from conservation fund
BISMARCK -- Nearly $2.5 million in dollars for conservation projects across the state were approved Wednesday, with one project being held over to be fleshed out with more details. The North Dakota Industrial Commission approved six projects for funds from the Outdoor Heritage Fund....
December 16, 2015 - 10:56pm
October 11, 2015
Conservation fund dollars bearing fruit statewide
BISMARCK -- After more than two years of existence, a state conservation fund’s dollars are beginning to bear fruit as several projects, including...
October 11, 2015 - 8:40pm
April 21, 2015
House raises outdoor fund cap to $40M; strips guaranteed seats for Ducks, Pheasants
BISMARCK – House lawmakers voted 81-10 on Tuesday to raise the cap on North Dakota’s Outdoor Heritage Fund by $10 million over the next two...
April 21, 2015 - 11:53am
April 17, 2015
Ducks Unlimited, Pheasants Forever would lose guaranteed seats on advisory board
Rep. Mike Nathe, R-Bismarck, says a proposed change to the Outdoor Heritage Fund board isn’t retaliation for ballot measure.
April 17, 2015 - 7:34pm
April 1, 2015
Dem says GOP breaks promise with Senate vote to keep Outdoor Heritage Fund cap at $30M
BISMARCK – In what one Democrat called “the first of unfortunately a long line of broken promises,” state senators passed a bill Wednesday...
April 1, 2015 - 5:01pm
February 9, 2015
Letter: ‘Profitable agriculture, abundant wildlife’
I remember being over at Chase Lake by Medina some years ago, seeing the monument where the dignitaries did the dedication of the Chase Lake Game Management Project.
February 9, 2015 - 5:23pm
January 3, 2015
Quiet legislative session for North Dakota outdoors: Heritage Fund, handful of pre-filed bills on state’s agenda
The nonresident hunter issues that dominated North Dakota’s outdoors legislative agenda a decade ago are but a distant memory going into this year’s legislative session, which gets underway Tuesday. Instead, the shape and size of the state’s Outdoor Heritage Fund stands to...
January 3, 2015 - 8:58pm