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Farmers analyze new water rule: Does it go too far?
Man arrested for meth possession at traffic stop
Shooter rode with two to Wal-Mart
Defense says Knodel is protected from second trial
North Dakota State Bar Association lawsuit put on hold
crime and courts
nation and world
Iowa looks at archaeological testing along pipeline route
Long-in-making southern ND wind farm approved
Oil falls as dollar strengthens
Oil prices gain as firm demand outweighs dollar strength
Landowners wary of huge pipeline project: Hearings upcoming on $3.7 billion, 1,134-mile project
Honoring America's veterans: Memorial Day a time to remember a Vietnam War hero
Patrick Hope: U Canton touch this
Jackie Hope: Spring cleaning: One project inevitably leads to another
Service to country during wartime: Jim Fisher recalls tour of duty in Vietnam
Dance studio to present recital
Leier: Unloading, loading boats in the water
Dakota Recreation Report
Heart River's Joey Wagner wins Class B boys golf title
Forming a new tradition: Mickey uses Dickinson State philosophies as Dickinson High’s head coach
Mattson falls short, finishes runner-up
Holten: A new North Dakota hero
Letter: Applauding Heitkamp’s efforts to allow oil exports
Other Views: Bill aims to reduce sex trade
Jacobs: Veto messages show governor wields 2 tools
Omdahl: Reducing America’s dependent population
Andrew "Andy" Kostenko
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 to see bigger fireworks light the sky over the July 4 holiday.
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