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DSU wide receiver Brown has seen the ‘whole spectrum’
Area high school football coaches react to new realignment
Heart River Cougars find footing at end of season
Killdeer faces familiar foe in Velva-Sawyer to open playoffs
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
June 25, 2016
Replanting the prairie; Initiative aims to reintroduce prairie places to Fargo-Moorhead
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Bryan Sprenger is practicing a reverse form of farming. Instead of breaking up the prairie, the Grey Eagle man is bringing...
June 25, 2016 - 10:17pm
April 22, 2015
Prairie pageantry: Morning in a chicken blind produces a show that exceeds expectations
CROOKSTON, Minn. — It’s still dark, and we wait, patiently, for the pageant to begin.
April 22, 2015 - 11:28pm
October 23, 2014
Butterfly species added to list of endangered species
LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Two species of butterflies are now protected under the Endangered Species Act. The Dakota skipper and Poweshiek skipperling have suffered population declines due to loss and degradation of their native grasslands, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service....
October 23, 2014 - 11:32pm
July 28, 2013
Killdeer's Hutmacher homestead undergoing renovations after storms
RURAL KILLDEER - Frank and Veronica Hutmacher had no plans on making history when they married and built a farmstead southwest of Killdeer 85...
July 28, 2013 - 12:00am
June 6, 2013
Partnership aims to enhance GF prairie
GRAND FORKS -- Conserving grasslands and wetlands on the saline prairie of Grand Forks County is the focus of a new partnership between the Natural...
June 6, 2013 - 12:28am
December 10, 2010
Feds propose protecting 2M acres of native prairie
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- The federal government is proposing to spend roughly $588 million over the next two or three decades to prevent 2 million acres of prime migratory bird habitat across the Dakotas and part of Montana from turning into farmland. The Dakota Grassland Conservation...
December 10, 2010 - 12:00am
October 25, 2009
Endangered ferrets surviving plague
October 25, 2009 - 12:55pm
October 1, 2009
EPA sued over poison
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Two conservation groups have sued the Environmental Protection Agency for its decision to register pesticides that curtail...
October 1, 2009 - 12:00am
September 17, 2009
Prairie Fare: Leftovers belong in the fridge
Mom, may I have the last piece of apple pie in the fridge?" my 14-year-old son asked one evening. "Sure, that would be fine," I answered. The next morning my husband asked me, "Did you already take your lunch out of the fridge? It's on the counter. The container is kind of warm." "No,...
September 17, 2009 - 2:25pm
June 24, 2009
The sounds of the Prairie Rose Chorus
Press Photo by Beth Wischmeyer Members of the Prairie Rose Chorus, a barbershop-style group, sing at the Phil Patterson Memorial Bandshell Tuesday....
June 24, 2009 - 12:00am
February 5, 2009
Prairie dog population 'healthy'
Despite receiving a failing grade from the environmental group, WildEarth Guardians, in a report released this week, officials say North Dakota's...
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
Teen makes threats with bat at mall
A 16-year-old male threatened Prairie Hills Mall security with a baseball bat after being suspended from school Tuesday, according to the Dickinson Police Department. The teen was walking around Kmart swinging two baseball bats around when he struck and damaged a display, according...
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
January 31, 2009
Letter: Business saves day on way to basketball games
I would like to take this opportunity to compliment a Dickinson local business for its willingness to accommodate out-of-town visitors. Such was the case last Friday, Jan. 23 when it was of necessity to have some mechanical work done on a vehicle. I was the driver of a charter...
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
June 21, 2008
Organic Prairie vodka
BENSON, Minn. -- Jason Boike's father started raising organic corn 11 years ago, convinced there had to be something better than supplying the commodities pipeline. "What we were doing, it didn't seem like you were getting anywhere," said Boike, who farms outside of Maynard in Chippewa...
June 21, 2008 - 12:00am
May 31, 2008
Passion for the prairie
Even on the rare occasions the Kubas children got the chance to leave the farm while growing up, Bobby Kubas didn't want to go. The fifth generation farmer and rancher couldn't think of a place he'd rather be. "I just loved to be around it all the time," Bobby said. "I still love...
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am