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AARP sues U.S. agency over employee wellness programs
Obama trolls Trump over 'mean tweet' on late-night TV
Leak at nuclear reactor in Norway is contained
Islamic State claims attack on Pakistan police academy, 59 dead
Oil industry workers split between Trump and Clinton
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Martin R. Harnisch
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
September 1, 2016
Residents seek to block hog farm planned near Buffalo, ND
BUFFALO, N.D.—Residents who oppose the Rolling Green Family Farms are heading to court to block the planned $15 million factory farm that...
September 1, 2016 - 9:41pm
February 8, 2016
Ballot language approved for referendum on corporate farming law
BISMARCK – North Dakota Secretary of State Al Jaeger has approved the ballot language for a June 14 referendum on a law that would allow non-family corporations to own dairy and swine operations in the state. Petition sponsors led by the North Dakota Farmers Union gathered more...
February 8, 2016 - 12:07pm
July 21, 2015
N.D. voters to decide fate of corporate ownership of dairy, swine operations
BISMARCK – A group of North Dakota dairy and pork producers and others have united to try to save a law being referred to voters that would allow non-family corporations to own dairies and swine operations by relaxing an 83-year-old state law. Secretary of State Al Jaeger announced...
July 21, 2015 - 2:45pm
March 20, 2015
Governor signs bill easing corporate farming ban for dairy, swine operations
BISMARCK -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple signed a bill Friday that relaxes North Dakota’s 83-year-old corporate farming ban to allow for non-family corporate ownership of dairy and swine operations. Nicknamed the “ham-and-cheese bill,” Senate Bill 2351 received final approval on...
March 20, 2015 - 3:04pm
March 19, 2015
Bill allowing corporate-owned dairy, swine operations on way to governor’s desk
BISMARCK – A bill that would relax an 83-year-old law to allow non-family corporations to own dairy and swine operations in North Dakota is on its way to Gov. Jack Dalrymple’s desk. The Senate voted 29-16 Thursday to give final passage to Senate Bill 2351 after accepting changes...
March 19, 2015 - 3:32pm
March 6, 2010
Indemnity program continues
A program that compensates producers for the loss of their animals in the event of bad weather continues on, and producers will be able to take...
March 6, 2010 - 12:00am
February 18, 2010
Pigs pose problems
An animal estimated to cause $800 million damage in the U.S. annually first appeared in North Dakota in 2007 and state animal officials are strongly...
February 18, 2010 - 12:00am
December 16, 2009
H1N1 vaccine recalled
Forty seven children in Southwest North Dakota have been injected with an H1N1 vaccine that was recalled Tuesday morning, said Sherry Adams, executive officer of the Southwest District Health Unit. However, there are no safety issues and those who have been vaccinated have no reason...
December 16, 2009 - 12:00am
November 22, 2009
Some notes about cabbages and kinds
Bipartisan may be a bitter word in Washington these days but the greatest success in 50 years was the result of bipartisanship on the part of two politicians who are poles apart -- President George Bush and President Barack Obama. Their joint effort on the $800 billion recovery fund...
November 22, 2009 - 12:00am
October 18, 2009
Press Editorial: Feeling bad or good, take it easy
It's not a good time to party but it's also not a good time to hide. Fear of catching the can-be deadly H1N1 (swine flu) has moms and dads rushing their children to the emergency room to make sure they are going to make it through this illness.
October 18, 2009 - 12:00am
September 3, 2009
Vaccine may protect pigs from human swine flu
LINCOLN, Nebraska (AP) -- Humans may not be the only ones guarding against swine flu by the time cold weather ushers in influenza season. The...
September 3, 2009 - 12:51pm
May 1, 2009
Swine flu cases pass 100 in US, vaccine promised
U.S. authorities are pledging to eventually produce enough swine flu vaccine for everyone who needs it but the shots couldn't begin until fall at the earliest. Worries about the spread of the virus mounted as the U.S. swine flu caseload passed 100, and nearly 300 schools closed in...
May 1, 2009 - 8:35am
April 28, 2009
Senate confirms nominee
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius won Senate confirmation Tuesday as the nation's health and human services secretary, thrusting her into the middle of a public health emergency with the swine flu sickening dozens of Americans. The 65-31 confirmation vote came after...
April 28, 2009 - 12:04am
April 27, 2009
Area preps for swine flu
No cases of the much talked about swine influenza have been reported in North Dakota, but area health officials are preparing in case of an outbreak. In many ways, swine flu mirrors regular influenza, said Sherry Adams, pandemic flu coordinator for the Southwestern District Health...
April 27, 2009 - 11:19pm