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Browns break 19-game winless streak at their stadium
H.S. SCOREBOARD: Sept. 20
Sports Shorts: M-P-B sweeps Wilton-Wing
STAMPEDE: Jamestown's crown jewel racing event begins Friday
Letter to the editor: Vote no on the JPS bond issue
Commentary: If marijuana legalization has been so bad for other states, why have so many of them done it?
Letter to the editor: JPS District proposal is the most fiscally responsible
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Cramer needs to get his priorities straight
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Cirque du Soleil will combine acrobatics and skating in Grand Forks show
Picklepalooza set in Kulm
Lion Fludd returns to Arts Center
Wilhelm 5K and car show on Saturday
Community calendar of events for Sept. 20, 2018
Jerry and Pat Sova
Marriage licenses for Sept. 15, 2018
Births for Sept. 8, 2018
September 10, 2018
A 113-year-old teaches how to change your circumstances
Last week, I had the opportunity to report about Iris Westman celebrating her 113th birthday and her deep connections in agriculture as well...
September 10, 2018 - 6:17am
September 7, 2018
Corn, soybeans suffering from dry conditions in central ND
BISMARCK — Drought conditions over the past month have been wreaking havoc on corn and soybean crops in central North Dakota. "Earlier in August, I had guys getting concerned about how drought was going to affect their crop yields," said McLean County North Dakota State University...
September 7, 2018 - 5:30pm
Spirit Lake Tribe taking a stand against large hog farm near Devils Lake, ND
FARGO — The Spirit Lake Tribe is opposed to a proposed factory hog farm that would be built half a mile from the shore of Devils Lake and...
September 7, 2018 - 5:03pm
September 5, 2018
Rollag steam threshers reunion recriuts thousands of volunteers each year
ROLLAG, Minn. — It takes a staff of over 2,000 volunteers to keep the crowds entertained at the annual Western Minnesota Steam Threshers...
September 5, 2018 - 4:46pm
September 4, 2018
NDSU research into bees’ winter survival could help sustain farms, ranches
FARGO — There's a buzz at a federal facility at North Dakota State University, and it's not just coming from insects in the laboratory....
September 4, 2018 - 6:09pm
September 3, 2018
Railroad-dependent Cavalier companies eager for new bridge
GRAND FORKS — It's already difficult for Curt Kirking, co-owner of Cavalier Bean Co., to catch his breath during harvest season. This year, Kirking has been even more busy figuring out how he and other nearby agriculture companies can repair the railroad bridge they rely on...
September 3, 2018 - 6:20pm
Report: Region's conservation funding could drop
WASHINGTON -- If the U.S. House version of the next farm bill is approved, the Upper Midwest would suffer nation-leading losses in federal funding...
September 3, 2018 - 9:01am
ND ag equipment maker feeling sting of trade war
FARGO, N.D. — It's complicated. It's painful. That's the trade situation for a family that makes agricultural equipment for the U.S. and...
September 3, 2018 - 7:48am
Commentary: Tariffs, fake news and more
I'm asked occasionally about my own views on various issues important to agriculture and our country. What that happens, I shrug and say, "I'm...
September 3, 2018 - 6:47am
Variability leads to questions about SD crop outcomes
MITCHELL, S.D. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture is projecting a record corn crop in South Dakota for 2018, with a 170-bushel per acre...
September 3, 2018 - 6:03am
How many cows can you feed in half an hour?
I made an observation the other morning: It takes me and my daughters as long to feed three calves as it takes my husband and father-in-law to...
September 3, 2018 - 6:02am
September 2, 2018
Soybean farmers to get $3.6 billion initially from USDA trade package
WASHINGTON — Producers who have raised soybeans, wheat, corn, sorghum, cotton, pork and dairy found out on Aug. 27 how much of the $12...
September 2, 2018 - 2:52pm
August 31, 2018
Industrial hemp harvest field day scheduled
The North Dakota Department of Agriculture and Chris Adams, a pilot producer in NDDA’s industrial hemp pilot program, will co-host an industrial hemp harvest field day on Saturday, Sept. 8, from 9 to 11 a.m. near Grand Forks.
August 31, 2018 - 9:47am
August 30, 2018
'I still have a farm. Yeah, I am a farmer!' says 113-year-old North Dakota woman
NORTHWOOD, N.D. — This week, Iris Westman celebrated her 113th birthday. Westman was born in 1905 and is a 1928 graduate of the University...
August 30, 2018 - 11:25am
Farmers Union questions program payments
North Dakota Farmers Union is calling the planned distribution of $6 billion to farmers hurt by trade tariffs a Band-Aid approach to economic devastation. Mark Watne, president of the North Dakota Farmers Union, said "farmers are having to pay for a trade war they didn't ask for"...
August 30, 2018 - 6:58am