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Speaking out for Tom: After losing soldier son to suicide, Jamestown family tries to dispel stigmas
N.D. receives $1.4M in funding targeting domestic violence in Bakken
A vote for the children of North Dakota: Committees for, against shared parenting measure sound off ahead of November vote
Alexander Truck Bypass enters final stages of construction
Oversen named woman of the year by coalition
Nation & World
Home-seller likes ‘crazy busy’ of Williston market: Schwab continues work with Centennial Homes in the Bakken
Not giving up on Keystone: Advocates, opponents continue to push for decision on Keystone XL
State law prohibits oil wealth checks
Hedging on TransCanada: Pipeline company eyed by U.S. investor activists
St. Paul rail yard expansion on the right track: City won’t fight appeal for environmental study
Monke: Bonanza evidence of city’s biggest problems
Omdahl: Legislature questions intelligence of voters
Veeder: Our village grows with us
Baumgarten: Through the eye of a camera
North Dakota Republican Legislators: Surge plan would save state money, benefit everyone
Education starts at home: Home schooling the preferred option for some southwest ND families
Nurses receiving training in care of burns
Heidt and Bachmeier
Frenzel and Morris
Going down for new purpose
Viola "Wienie" Marie Barthel
Lawrence C. Mosbrucker
Doing IT his way: California native starts Dickinson computer firm
Small Town Style: Transitional trends
Journeying the Narrow Path
Patrick Hope: It’s punishment time!
Jackie Hope: Yeast workers, arise!
Vikings battle past Blue Hawks
Dickinson girls place runner-up during meet
UND leans on defense to hold off Stony Brook
Top-ranked Bison down No. 3 Griz
No. 5-ranked Minot Ryan rallies by Titans
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