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Ex-boyfriend of Minn. woman posts on Facebook she’ll pay for sex with other men
Why small, local, organic farms aren't the key to fixing our food system
Category 5 hurricanes have hit 6 land areas dead-on in 2017, more than ever before
Likely cougar caught on camera in southern Minnesota
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Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Press to adapt new business brief policy
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
What does a machinist do? Lathe donated to Dickinson Middle School
Three MLB teams to extend netting following Yankee Stadium incident
NFL vows 'vigorous' fight against Aaron Hernandez CTE lawsuit
Vikings QB Bradford to miss second straight game
Injured Vikings QB Sam Bradford expected to miss second straight game
'Recipe for success': Titans trending upward thanks to team mentality
Port: Lawmaker: Chancellor fired Vice Chancellor to make room for “Navy buddy”
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
Lorretta M. Hanel
Ryan M. Kuntz
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
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September 14, 2017
Think rural areas are falling behind? Think again.
We've heard a lot about America's struggling rural areas in the past year. Forgotten America, where men and women lead hardscrabble lives marked...
September 14, 2017 - 11:39am
September 4, 2017
Jenny Schlecht: Dirt road woes for Bluey/Greeny
Not long after my older daughter learned her colors, she assigned names to our vehicles: My Ford Escape was "Reddy," and my old Ford Escape that...
September 4, 2017 - 7:32am
112-year-old shares birthday memories
Do you remember your 7th birthday party? Iris Westman has seen 105 years pass since hers, but she shared with me in great detail her memories...
September 4, 2017 - 6:43am
August 8, 2017
For rural veterans, new approaches to health care
August 8, 2017 - 3:52pm
February 6, 2017
Tait and Kate Take it Rural: Lean, keen, irreverent rural-lovin' machines
What can we say? We're thrilled to be contributing to Agweek. You're our favorite type of audience — people who want to know what's going...
February 6, 2017 - 11:30am
March 3, 2016
Emergency medical services could require overhaul to meet modern realities
The North Dakota emergency medical services system may need to undergo a structural shift to cope with changes to the medical and cultural landscape,...
March 3, 2016 - 12:32pm
January 30, 2016
New addition, new year at the Dickinson Rural Fire Department, A $1.2M extension of the department’s north hall will house trucks and dive gear
The Dickinson Rural Fire Department is starting the New Year with a recently expanded fire hall. A $1.2 million addition to the department’s...
January 30, 2016 - 9:23pm
November 27, 2015
ND, SD cities have some of highest federal subsidies for rural flights
WATERTOWN, S.D. -- A federal program that pays airlines to fly in and out of remote places across the country has proved particularly crucial for small airports in North Dakota and South Dakota. People flying in and out of Watertown this year may not have known it, but a trip to Minneapolis...
November 27, 2015 - 6:55am
November 21, 2015
Zap fixes up roads in hopes of cashing in on Bakken growth
ZAP, N.D. -- In a time when infrastructure needs are widespread in North Dakota and funding is limited, some small towns are making tough decisions to invest in their future. The town of Zap has about 250 residents, and, when it came time to repave the roads or risk disappearing...
November 21, 2015 - 3:30pm
December 25, 2014
Miles away from needed help: Access to treatment a major challenge for rural mental health patients
GRAFTON — Bobbi Carson spends seven to eight weeks a year on the highway, sitting behind the steering wheel of a state-owned vehicle, traveling from Grafton to the northeastern North Dakota communities of Cavalier, Neche, Pembina, Walhalla and others. That doesn’t count the scores...
December 25, 2014 - 8:09pm
June 12, 2014
Hantavirus kills central North Dakotan
BISMARCK — A central North Dakota resident died “recently” due to complications from Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome, according to the state Department of Health. The rare disease is spread by infected rodent droppings, saliva and urine — not from human-to-human interaction. Hantavirus...
June 12, 2014 - 11:37pm
February 13, 2014
Farmer-based site plants seeds of love
Megan McAndrew of Bismarck wasn’t having much luck in the dating scene — either online or in person. Though McAndrew, 64, was ready for...
February 13, 2014 - 11:00pm
November 28, 2013
Encroaching City: For residents on the outskirts of Dickinson, the land is no longer rural
When Colleen Rodakowski lived in downtown Dickinson before moving north, life was quieter. Now, in a division a couple miles north on Highway...
November 28, 2013 - 8:03pm
March 31, 2013
FOTB: Missing rural North Dakota; Leaders of landowner group active at Capitol
BISMARCK - Farmers Myron Hanson and Troy Coons miss the rural North Dakota they used to know. That's why they're volunteering their time at the...
March 31, 2013 - 12:00am
March 17, 2013
Rural roads relaxing - and deadly
GRAND FORKS -- Where's your "white knuckle" zone? Do you get nervous just thinking about driving to Minneapolis (or "metro" Fargo-Moorhead) and putting yourself at the mercy of urban traffic, but think nothing of zipping around rural North Dakota or Minnesota? The number crunchers...
March 17, 2013 - 12:00am