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Kahne records first NASCAR Cup Series win since 2014
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Port: Over 94 percent of Heidi Heitkamp’s second quarter fundraising came from outside ND
Column: Drought, an old foe, returns in strength
Veeder: This rugged, imperfect place
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
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Charles D. Schumacher
William "Bill" Well
Mahoneys have Yard of Week
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Carrington research center seeks funds
DeMasi Bros. to perform in VC
Breach youth having ‘Grill-n-Chill’
Community calendar of events for July 24, 2017
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Dalkes hold reunion in Jamestown
Ralph & Sonja Rudolph
August 5, 2011
Farm land values increase in the Dakotas
The value of farm real estate in the Dakotas has increased over the past year. The Agriculture Department says North Dakota's average value is $980 per acre, up more than 15 percent, and South Dakota's is $1,100 per acre, up more than 13 percent. Farm real estate includes land and...
August 5, 2011 - 10:29am
June 1, 2011
Livestock, land stewardship focus of Ag Mag
Livestock and land stewardship are the focus of latest issue of North Dakota Ag Mag. "The careful and responsible management of land, water, air and animals is essential to the immediate and long-term future of agriculture," said Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring.
June 1, 2011 - 7:48am
April 29, 2011
Suit challenges N.D. corporate farm law
FARGO (AP) -- A nonprofit group that purchases land for waterfowl habitat is challenging North Dakota's corporate farm law in federal court. Cook Waterfowl Foundation says a law that prohibits corporations from owning farmland in North Dakota violates the commerce clause of the U.S....
April 29, 2011 - 7:08am
April 11, 2011
N.D. farmland rental rates rising
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) -- A new report shows that farmland rental rates in North Dakota are rising. The report from the North Dakota Agricultural Statistics Service shows that in most counties, average rental rates and the average value of rented land are significantly higher than...
April 11, 2011 - 10:25am
March 4, 2011
163,000 acres of land lost to lake
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. (AP) -- A North Dakota State University Extension Service study says more than 163,000 acres in farm land has been lost to flooding at Devils Lake and Stump Lake since 1993. Ramsey County extension agent Bill Hodous told KZZY radio that the economic impact of that...
March 4, 2011 - 7:25am
December 1, 2010
Land exchange proposal defeated
A proposal to move forward on a possible land exchange that could have given the Jamestown Public School District a higher taxable valuation failed in a 4-4 vote Tuesday night at a special School Board meeting. The Jamestown/Stutsman County Development Corp. came to the board at...
December 1, 2010 - 7:07am
October 22, 2010
Oil, gas lease sales to resume in Dakotas, Montana
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Federal oil and gas lease sales in the Dakotas and Montana will resume in December, more than six months after the Bureau of Land Management halted bids because of pressure from environmental groups. An environmental law group says it likely will protest the...
October 22, 2010 - 1:45pm
July 14, 2010
Andrea Haugen, Bismarck, N.D., and Bruce Land, Kulm, N.D., announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Carrie...
July 14, 2010 - 7:40am
July 8, 2010
Grand Forks Herald
The politics of conservation in North Dakota just got a lot more interesting. Now, let's strategize to make it more interesting still. The words "let's strategize" are important, because the big change is the news that this editorial will be preaching to the choir. In the past when...
July 8, 2010 - 7:00am
April 29, 2010
N.D. governor approves nonprofit land buy
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Gov. John Hoeven has approved a proposal by the American Foundation for Wildlife to buy 983 acres of land in the Williston region. The wildlife group already owns more than 1,700 acres near the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers. It plans to...
April 29, 2010 - 1:54pm
April 2, 2010
Hearing on land buy
BISMARCK (AP) -- A McKenzie County commissioner says the group is likely to oppose a proposal by the American Foundation for Wildlife to buy nearly 1,000 acres of land in northwest North Dakota. Richard Cayko said more than 40 percent of the land in the county already is owned by...
April 2, 2010 - 7:27am
March 19, 2010
Hearing set on N.D. land buy proposal
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- A group that advises the governor on North Dakota land purchases by nonprofits is holding a hearing on a proposed buy in the Williston region. Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring says the Natural Areas Acquisition Advisory Committee will consider a proposal...
March 19, 2010 - 10:55am
January 29, 2010
Grazing fees on public lands unchanged for 2010
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Federal officials say livestock grazing fees on public lands across the West and much of the Midwest will remain unchanged in 2010 for the fourth year running. The $1.35 per head monthly fee applies to land in 16 states administered by the Bureau of Land...
January 29, 2010 - 10:55pm
January 22, 2010
Former Bismarck Home Depot sells for $3.5 million
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The former Home Depot building in Bismarck apparently has a new owner. The 102,000-square-foot building that has been empty since 2008 was part of an online auction that ended Thursday afternoon with a final bid of just under $3.5 million. Matthew...
January 22, 2010 - 10:55am
January 7, 2010
Superior man charged with trespassing on his own land will get a trial
SUPERIOR, Wis. -- A 27-year-old Superior man's trial for trespassing on his own land has been set for April. Jeremy Engelking is charged with trespassing on a construction site and disorderly conduct. He was arrested Dec. 2 after confronting a crew of workers installing a pipeline...
January 7, 2010 - 2:45pm