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U.S. job growth slows, unemployment rate falls to 5.1 percent
Police Blotter: Tools stolen from Newby’s Ace Hardware
Grand Forks County law enforcement say mixing weapons, UAS not in the cards
Baby’s death ruled a homicide, medical examiner has yet to forward final report to police
Much of former UND law student’s case against school dismissed
crime and courts
nation and world
Presidential hopeful Rubio wants to lift 'outdated' oil export ban
PSC hearing set for proposed McKenzie County oil pipeline project
Dakota Resource Council questions timing on radioactive waste meeting
Big Rail's little cousins find boon in U.S. oil-by-rail bust
Dunn County oil well blowout taints Badlands, but damage limited
Pooch Pool Party
Whats with all the retro '70s stuff this fall?
Outsmarting germs: How to protect kids from health threats
Patrick Hope: Die for me
Peru trip offers chance to serve: Local volunteers build soccer field for shanty town
Dickinson Midgets football relying on ground game early
Jamestown comes out on top in battle of youth against Dickinson High
Richardton-Taylor-Hebron and Hettinger-Scranton fooball game postponed by MRSA rescheduled
Undrafted QB Taylor Heinicke impresses in Minnesota Vikings preseason finale loss
Letter: Planned Parenthood videos give inside look
Letter: Heitkamp’s mail plan would impact people who mail prisoners
Letter: Attacks on Planned Parenthood from those with an extreme agenda
Other Views: Will Wrigley’s affair hurt his career? Not much
Other Views: Bashing NCAA over UND nickname is dumb
Ryan S. Murphy
Linda M. (Neer) Rude
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