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'New normal' reflected in ND taxable sales, purchases, official says
A man wrestled a rattlesnake to show off. He was bitten in the face and nearly died.
Hospital employees removed after photos show them giving newborn babies middle finger, calling them 'mini Satans'
Buildings topple as 7.2 magnitude quake hits Mexico
A university president held a dinner for black students - and set the table with cotton stalks and collard greens
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Preseason poll projects 3rd place NCHC finish for UND
Sports Shorts: Sept. 19
JHS to honor first HoF class
Rene goes low at JCC
HIGH HOPES: New coach, same mentality for Jimmie hockey
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Jacobs: Incumbency matters in ND, but it's no guarantee for reelection
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
Port: Poll show more North Dakotans want to see Senator Heitkamp replaced than re-elected
How reading can make you healthier and happier
The Brugmansia will reward you with patience
Lang to speak at Grace Sunday
Healing Rooms open Monday
First Assembly assisting relief efforts
Harvest of Thanks Celebration set
McDaniel speaks on CMNH at Kiwanis
Roaming Buffalo to meet
Johnson speaks on arena at Rotary
Plans continue for Streeter supper
Registration extended for Poetry Out Loud
Births for Aug. 26, 2017
Births for Aug. 25, 2017
UPDATE: Damaged cable repaired
May 14, 2014
Trains for grains scarce on the US Plains
In the northern U.S. Plains, where there are no commercially navigable rivers, the U.S. rail system long has served as the lone, dependable way for farms to move grain hundreds of miles to reach ports and sell around the world. Not any more.
May 14, 2014 - 10:00pm
May 13, 2014
New Mexico county defies US government over cattle grazing
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., - A rural New Mexico county has voted to defy the federal governmentand give a rancher's cattle access to a watering hole fenced of
May 13, 2014 - 10:00pm
May 11, 2014
Brazil confirms second case of atypical Mad Cow Disease
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil has confirmed a second case of atypical mad cow disease, a year after several countries banned Brazilian beef imports when a similar case of the disease was confirmed. The agriculture ministry said late Friday that a lab in
May 11, 2014 - 12:00am
April 30, 2014
Unclear if incidence of killer piglet virus has peaked - USDA
It is unclear whether the incidence of a deadly virus that has killed some 7 million piglets in the United States over the past year has peaked, the
April 30, 2014 - 2:00pm
April 3, 2014
Letter to the editor: Rules should be made to let energy, agriculture succeed
I’d like to thank Sen. Joe Miller, R-Park River, for his comments on developing our state’s energy and ag industries and dispelling attempts by others to drive a wedge between them. Incredible success in these two industries has transformed North Dakota in a very short period...
April 3, 2014 - 7:36am
March 16, 2014
Pork processor suspends slaughter halted due to hog virus
Smithfield Foods Inc, the world's largest pork processor, suspended hog slaughter at its Tar Heel, North Carolina, plant on Friday because of the spread of the deadly Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv) which has tightened hog supplies, industry sources said. The Tar Heel plant,...
March 16, 2014 - 10:50pm
March 14, 2014
U.S. crop insurance reformers fume as farmers sign up for 2014
CHICAGO - U.S. farmers this week finalized their crop insurance plans for spring planting with critics of the government-subsidized program saying insurers are set up for a bonanza after passage of the new five-year farm bill last month. Farmers who sign up for crop insurance...
March 14, 2014 - 4:00pm
March 4, 2014
Persistent Calif. drought to delay U.S. cattle herd rebuilding
CHICAGO - California's recent rains brought only short-term relief to the state which is suffering its worst drought in a century, leaving cattle rancher Kevin Kester to stick to his strategy of salvaging as much of his operation as possible for his three children to have a future...
March 4, 2014 - 10:50pm
February 20, 2014
As deadly pig virus spreads, USDA warns of impact on hog supply
CHICAGO - As the U.S. hog industry struggles to contain a virus killing million of pigs across the country, the U.S. Department of Agriculture warned on Thursday that the impact on the hog supply would be greater than expected. Montana and Idaho became the latest in 25 U.S. states...
February 20, 2014 - 11:50pm
February 13, 2014
Bunge signals it will refuse GMO corn trait lacking China approval
CHICAGO - Bunge Ltd, one of the world's top grain traders, signaled on Thursday that it will refuse to handle corn containing a new genetically modified
February 13, 2014 - 5:00pm
February 11, 2014
GMO group steps up social media push for consumer acceptance
A group of biotech companies battling to increase U.S.
February 11, 2014 - 6:50pm
February 6, 2014
Cargill Nebraska beef plant temporarily closed due to fire
Cargill Inc said its beef processing plant in Schuyler, Nebraska was closed early on Thursday due to a fire and an ammonia leak. The causes of the fire and ammonia leak are unknown at this time.
February 6, 2014 - 12:13pm
February 5, 2014
US launches 'climate hubs' to help farmers face climate change
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama's administration announced the formation on Wednesday of seven "climate hubs" help farmers and rural communities adapt to extreme weather conditions and other effects of climate change. The hubs will act as information centers and aim...
February 5, 2014 - 5:00pm
Goehring explains ‘politically incorrect’ statement
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Farm Bureau is supporting a challenger for the Republican endorsement for state agriculture commissioner, saying...
February 5, 2014 - 7:35am
January 28, 2014
Colorado farmers get home detention for 2011 listeria outbreak
DENVER - A federal court judge sentenced two Colorado farmers on Tuesday to six months of home detention and five years probation for their role in a deadly 2011 listeria outbreak
January 28, 2014 - 7:00pm