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Jack Cronquist, local Jack-of-all-trades, dies at 92
Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
Woman arrested for driving drunk with 12-year-old in car
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
190 participate in Color Fun Run 2017 in Jamestown - video
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Offensive lineman Grady coming back to UND football
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Port: Hey Republicans, put Carlson and Wardner on the bench next session
Bravo to fine arts group for state award
Graduate has gratitude for opportunity
Port: Things got a little weird at the end of North Dakota’s 2017 session
Port: Former Congressman Rick Berg not ruling out 2018 campaign
Jodi Ann Seckerson
Eldo Arthur "Doc" Dockter
Donnell Lee Herzog
Sedum can create great design projects
Healing Rooms open Monday
Friendship Day Celebration set
Day of Prayer Service May 4
Ladies Spring Social scheduled May 8
Public meetings scheduled the week of May 1-6, 2017
Meetings calendar for April 28, 2017
Community calendar of events for April 27, 2017
Community calendar of events for Aptil 26, 2017
Births for April 27, 2017
Darrell and Emmy Roorda
March 16, 2017
Trump wants 21 percent USDA budget cut; food, rural water hit
CHICAGO - President Donald Trump has proposed halting funding for rural clean water initiatives and reducing county-level staff, for a 21 percent...
March 16, 2017 - 2:05pm
March 15, 2017
Savor the flavor of eating right
What is the main reason people choose the foods they do? Are you thinking about nutrition, food safety or cost? All of these play a role, but taste or flavor is the top reason.
March 15, 2017 - 6:52am
September 27, 2016
SuperTracker releases updated nutrition plans for students
The U.S. Department of Agriculture Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion released updated SuperTracker nutrition lesson plans for high school students. This cross-curricular nutrition education resource for teachers, schools and health educators helps students in grades 9-12 learn...
September 27, 2016 - 6:37am
March 16, 2016
Nutrition class is Monday in Jamestown
Nutrition and health information is available in a wide variety of sources from medical health care providers (doctors, dietitians), printed media (magazines, newspapers), social media (Facebook, blogs, Twitter) and people (friends, family and celebrities). The Academy of Nutrition...
March 16, 2016 - 7:00am
January 20, 2016
Nutrition update: Focus on school beverage standards
Beverage choices make a big difference in nutrition. During classroom visits from the North Dakota State University Extension Service agents and assistants, thousands of children have learned about food choices, fitness and health as part of wellness policies. Beverage choices are...
January 20, 2016 - 8:46am
January 13, 2016
Nourish your muscles for strength and mobility
As people age, they may experience a loss of ability to do simple things, like housework, bathing and walking. We can delay and even prevent this loss as we age by understanding proper nutrition and exercise for our muscles. A recent study showed the number of cases of physical disability...
January 13, 2016 - 7:54am
April 29, 2015
Nourish your skin for optimal health
What do cigarettes, soap, stress and tanning beds have in common? These are the four main factors that contribute to skin damage. Chemicals in tobacco smoke damage the skin, resulting in wrinkles and sagging. Some soaps and detergents consistently break down and damage the skin’s...
April 29, 2015 - 3:29pm
March 11, 2015
Nourish your mind and body with accurate nutrition and health information
Can you trust a website? Nutrition and health information is available in a wide variety of sources from medical health care providers (doctors, dietitians), printed media (magazines, newspapers), social media (Facebook, blogs, Twitter) and people (friends, family and celebrities). The...
March 11, 2015 - 7:36am
February 4, 2015
Nourish your heart for good health
Do you know your blood pressure? If you have high blood pressure, you are at greater risk for stroke and heart attacks because your heart has to work harder. High blood pressure also may damage the health of your eyes, brain and kidneys. It’s often called the “silent killer”...
February 4, 2015 - 7:36am
January 19, 2015
ND ranked second-lowest nationwide in number of students receiving free or reduced-price lunches
FARGO — North Dakota has the second-lowest rate of students on free or reduced-price lunch of any state, and the rate is even lower in Fargo. Thirty percent of public school students in the state were on lunch programs for low-income families in 2013, according to a report...
January 19, 2015 - 7:04am
November 26, 2014
Nourish your health to reduce holiday stress
Holidays can be a stressful time. Many visits to doctors are related to stress, too. Signs of stress include skin and digestive disorders, high-blood pressure and headaches. Stress producers include large family and social holiday gatherings, traumatic events and changes in work...
November 26, 2014 - 7:30am
June 25, 2014
Cleansing, detox diets not sustainable
You probably have heard about the latest cleansing and detoxification diets that claim to help you clean your body of harmful toxins while shedding pounds in a short amount of time. While these cleansing diets may seem promising, are they truly accomplishing what they claim? The...
June 25, 2014 - 7:53am