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Search continues : 5 DSU presidential candidates advance to in-person interviews
Student Senate supports UND/North Dakota as name option
Alleged assault on gay man at UND frat
Police Blotter : Guns taken from residence
Lawmakers strongly deny police report of ‘making out’
crime and courts
nation and world
Big Rail's little cousins find boon in U.S. oil-by-rail bust
Dakota Resource Council questions timing on radioactive waste meeting
Dunn County oil well blowout taints Badlands, but damage limited
Reaction split on proposed natural gas flaring change
Oil soars over 10 percent, biggest gain in 6 years
Patrick Hope: Die for me
Whats with all the retro '70s stuff this fall?
Outsmarting germs: How to protect kids from health threats
Peru trip offers chance to serve: Local volunteers build soccer field for shanty town
'Scoria Roads,' a memoir of living in 20 houses in 21 years
Minnesota Twins secure win despite late White Sox surge
NDSU furthers football funding with recruiting position
Schnepf: NDSU Bison football should not move to FBS
Bismarck Legacy volleyball beats Dickinson Midgets in home opener
Holten: Weakness might be your biggest strength
Letter: Having more people trained in CPR saves lives
Letter: Planned Parenthood videos are a fraudulent ploy
Other Views: The challenge for all fans: What’s best for UND?
Stults: Hollywood has romance all wrong
Linda M. (Neer) Rude
Kenneth A. Kordonowy
North Dakota Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley admits affair, still mulling run for governor
September 6, 2014
Hungry North Dakotans making hard choices
FARGO — Increasing numbers of North Dakotans are making tough choices about whether to spend money on food or on other necessities, according to a study released Thursday by the Great Plains Food Bank in Fargo. “As we reviewed the study results, one of the things that really...
News / North Dakota
September 6, 2014 - 7:24pm
November 5, 2013
Ehrens: Taking the challenge, we SNAP’D
By Karen Ehrens My husband, teenage daughter and I took the SNAP Challenge in September to gain a better understanding of what it’s like to live with very little to spend on food. We spent $4.25 each per day, the average a person receiving food stamps, or SNAP, received in North...
opinion / columns
November 5, 2013 - 5:35pm
October 7, 2013
Fate of farm bill in the air while Congress deals with shutdown
GRAND FORKS -- The farm bill expired Tuesday -- again -- to little fanfare. Overshadowed by the federal government shutdown, the ongoing debate over the bill has largely stayed out of the spotlight. And that worries some agriculture groups. "A farm bill is very important to family...
agriculture / News / North Dakota
October 7, 2013 - 10:24am
September 26, 2013
Heitkamp: No new farm bill before deadline
WASHINGTON -- Congress won't approve a new farm bill before the old one expires Sept. 30, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., said Wednesday. "It seems clear to me that we will not be securing a new farm bill before the deadline," Heitkamp said in a conference call with the news media. The...
food / News
September 26, 2013 - 12:00am
September 19, 2013
House votes to cut $4B a year from food stamps
WASHINGTON -- The Republican-run House of Representatives voted to cut spending on food stamps for the poor by $40 billion over 10 years on Thursday, defying a veto threat from the White House in the name of fiscal reform. Majority Leader Eric Cantor, the driving force behind the...
September 19, 2013 - 10:28pm
July 31, 2013
Lucas: Farm bill conference should proceed if no House SNAP agreement by Aug. 2
WASHINGTON -- If the House cannot reach agreement on a bill to reauthorize the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, better known as SNAP or food stamps, before leaving Friday for five weeks, the farm bill conference between the House and the Senate should proceed, says House...
agriculture / News
July 31, 2013 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
Nevaeh Berger, 5, and her 3-year-old sister, Calli, enjoy the pop of snapper fireworks Thursday at their home in Taylor. The girls are excited...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
February 12, 2010
Food assistance numbers increasing in ND
Officials say the number of North Dakotans getting assistance for groceries is growing, but the case load growth is less than other states. In Stark County, January statistics show 994 households and 1,930 individuals were using the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program,...
local / News
February 12, 2010 - 12:00am