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Trump's declaration of national emergency hit with first lawsuits
Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
Officials see changes after Spirit Lake regains control of child welfare program
VA official who exploited veterans in fraud scam gets 11 years
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Jays fall to Magicians in state qualifier
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Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
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Letter to the editor: Republicans sabotaging ethics measure
Commentary: The great emergency hoax
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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
Community calendar of events for Feb. 16, 2019
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Births for Feb. 7, 2019
Births for Jan. 31, 2019
Alice Cumber 90th Birthday
January 4, 2019
Farmers fear another hit as Trump shutdown threatens ethanol vow
Bruce Buchanan was so elated with Donald Trump's October vow to allow higher sales of corn-based ethanol that he carved a huge thank-you note...
January 4, 2019 - 9:45am
January 3, 2019
China back in the market for American soy with trade talks planned
China is back in the market for U.S. soybeans after taking a holiday break, just as Washington and Beijing plan more trade discussions. On Wednesday,...
January 3, 2019 - 1:04pm
January 1, 2019
'Canada’s Warren Buffett’ Jim Pattison drives his own pickup truck
Jim Pattison roars through rural Saskatchewan in his silver pickup truck, barreling down the prairie road that runs arrow-straight to the horizon....
January 1, 2019 - 9:22am
December 27, 2018
Farmers wary of 'ulterior motive' for traders' digital push
Facing competition from hi-tech startups, two of the world's biggest trading houses are seeking U.S. approval to create a joint digital network...
December 27, 2018 - 10:47am
December 21, 2018
Market Facilitation Program payments distributed
Farmers who are part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Market Facilitation Program will be receiving the checks for the second half of the payment in the next few days, according to Andy Zink, executive director of the Stutsman County Farm Service Agency. The payments are intended...
December 21, 2018 - 10:24am
December 20, 2018
Trump signs $867 billion farm bill into law
President Donald Trump signed into law Thursday, Dec. 20, an $867 billion farm bill that provides billions in aid to U.S. farmers while rejecting...
December 20, 2018 - 3:45pm
New bill seeks to halt move of USDA agencies
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Democratic members of the U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture introduced legislation Thursday, Dec. 20,...
December 20, 2018 - 3:18pm
Trump's farmer aid could save some U.S. soybean acres next year
The Trump administration's aid package for U.S. farmers hurt by the trade war could end up saving some soybean acres next year. Prices for the...
December 20, 2018 - 1:37pm
December 19, 2018
What farmers need to know about 2018 tax reform
DICKINSON, N.D. — A sweeping new tax package, known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2018, will benefit farmers and agricultural producers by...
December 19, 2018 - 4:44pm
December 17, 2018
It's a bitter end for cane sugar as investors line up for 2019 losses
Sugar is ending 2018 on a bitter note on signs that a price collapse could get even worse next year. Futures have slumped 16 percent this year,...
December 17, 2018 - 11:23am
December 16, 2018
Legal hemp could be a boon for North Dakota farmers, proponents say
GRAND FORKS — Hemp may soon become the next cash crop for North Dakota farmers, proponents say. Tucked into the 2018 Farm Bill approved by...
December 16, 2018 - 11:53am
December 13, 2018
Trump gets win as China makes good on pledge to buy US soy
China resumed buying U.S. soybeans, bringing some relief to farmers in Donald Trump's heartland as President Xi Jinping works toward a trade...
December 13, 2018 - 10:25am
December 11, 2018
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
WASHINGTON -- After months of back-and-forth and missing their Sept. 30 re-authorization deadline, the U.S. House and Senate has finally come...
December 11, 2018 - 5:41pm
Tobacco farmers already switching to hemp, may look at cannabis
For some tobacco farmers, the future may be in cannabis. Altria Group Inc., the U.S. maker of Marlboro cigarettes, made a $1.8 billion investment...
December 11, 2018 - 10:13am
December 10, 2018
New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
SPIRITWOOD, N.D. -- New Energy Blue LLC is about five months away from finishing engineering and permitting on a $150 million plant project that...
December 10, 2018 - 9:01am