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Top Trump aide plans talks in Canada with Trudeau team
North Dakota election officials warn of equipment failures, seek state funding
U.S. Supreme Court rejects Texas appeal over voter ID law
ND man hospitalized after ATV crash
First days of Trump era signal America's deepening political divide
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Forsberg’s goals cap Nashville’s comeback at Wild
Towns lifts Wolves past Nuggets
Brady, Pats rout Steelers for another AFC title
Falcons flatten Packers to reach Super Bowl
Royals pitcher Ventura killed in car crash
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Fielding Questions: Ice cream bucket propagation for African violets
Thomas F. Murtha
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
January 19, 2017
USDA nominee has support in Upper Midwest
WASHINGTON — The United States Department of Agriculture could be led by a non-Midwesterner for the first time in more than a decade, but...
January 19, 2017 - 6:14pm
January 16, 2017
Farm Bureau maintains support for conservation, nutrition in farm bill
PHOENIX, Ariz. — Delegates to the American Farm Bureau Federation's annual convention Jan. 11 voted to maintain the group's commitment...
January 16, 2017 - 10:10am
January 12, 2017
Farmers cut winter wheat acreage to 107-year low on supply glut
WASHINGTON - U.S. farmers slashed their winter wheat plantings to the lowest in more than a century as supplies of the grain ballooned to a 29-year...
January 12, 2017 - 12:05pm
September 23, 2016
USDA designates Bowman County, neighboring counties as disaster area
WASHINGTON—Bowman County was designated Friday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture as a primary natural disaster area due to losses caused by a recent drought. Farmers and ranchers in Bowman County—as well as in neighboring Adams and Slope counties in North Dakota, Fallon...
September 23, 2016 - 4:45pm
September 16, 2016
Bowman County livestock producers eligible for drought program
FARGO—Bowman County livestock producers who suffered grazing losses because of drought conditions this year have until Jan. 30 to report their losses and enroll in the Livestock Forage Disaster Program, U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency State Executive Director...
September 16, 2016 - 9:51pm
August 30, 2016
USDA closes offices in five U.S. states after threats
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has closed six offices in five U.S. states after receiving anonymous threats, a USDA representative said on...
August 30, 2016 - 2:29pm
August 4, 2016
Bowman, Slope counties granted emergency CRP haying and grazing
BOWMAN—Bowman and Slope counties in southwest North Dakota have recently experienced extreme drought. In response, the U.S. Department...
August 4, 2016 - 5:58pm
July 1, 2016
FSA names new Dunn County director
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Farm Service Agency has named four new North Dakota county executive directors on Friday. The new county director for Dunn County is Matthew Prindiville Other new directors are Brandon Weber in Burke County, Pam Solem in Divide County and Evan...
July 1, 2016 - 5:06pm
June 24, 2016
Richardton Health Center to host grand opening on Sunday
RICHARDTON—The Richardton Health Center is almost ready to open its doors. Though finishing touches are still being made to the $6.4 million...
June 24, 2016 - 5:41pm
May 10, 2016
USDA and Slope Electric partner to help Bowman hospital construction
BOWMAN -- U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development and Slope Electric Cooperative on Tuesday announced a $1 million, zero-interest loan to help finance Bowman’s hospital and clinic that are under construction. Slope Electric received the 10-year loan through the USDA Rural...
May 10, 2016 - 6:15pm
March 28, 2016
USDA report tackles 'thinning markets'
GRAND FORKS -- Growing concentration in markets for U.S. agricultural production -- a trend viewed with concern and suspicion by some in ag -- has had a "negligible price impact" on ag producers, a new U.S. Department of Agriculture study says. "There's really little evidence that...
March 28, 2016 - 12:38pm
March 22, 2016
Ag groups support USDA's Cuba decision
HAVANA -- U.S. farm groups and food companies have their disagreements, sometimes big ones. But a wide array of agriculturalists support increasing American ag exports to Cuba -- and now they have more tools with which to do it. Ten organizations, ranging from the American Farm Bureau...
March 22, 2016 - 7:51pm
February 12, 2016
Effort to aid honey bees, Monarch butterflies gets boost with public-private partnership plan
HURON, S.D. -- A three-year project to help improve habitat for the endangered honey bee and monarch butterfly in a six-state area, including South Dakota, Minnesota and North Dakota, has received funding through a public-private partnership program announced Friday. U.S. Department...
February 12, 2016 - 6:22pm
January 19, 2016
'Improved' insurance option: 2016 changes to Whole Farm Revenue Protection
A good thing -- the Whole Farm Revenue Protection program -- has gotten even better in 2016, crop insurance agents and others say. "We think it will be an improved program," said James Robinson, research and policy associate with the North Carolina-based Rural Advancement Foundation...
January 19, 2016 - 6:00am
October 26, 2015
Hettinger vet clinic receives grant
BISMARCK -- West River Veterinary Clinic in Hettinger has been named one of 13 recipients of the grant funding through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Energy for America Program. The clinic received $92,850 -- the top award provided in this round of grants -- to put...
October 26, 2015 - 10:32am