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Former South Dakota paramedic pleads not guilty to stealing fentanyl, other drugs
Burgum vetoes North Dakota drivers license fee hike
Josh Duhamel to get honorary degree from UND
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Jimmies fall to Eagles in overtime at ACHA nationals
McFeely: Bison head coach Richman, ND poster boy, takes the biggest stage
BUILDING OFF: Ford, Blue Jay girls try to continue momentum into 2019
Walker pours in 31 as Hornets down Wolves
Five takeaways from 35 minutes with Twins chief baseball officer Derek Falvey
Plain Talk Podcast: Congressman Armstrong tells critics 'I had an oil well in my first campaign ad'
Letter to the editor: Don’t be fooled by ‘climate change’
Port: Attorney General Stenehjem disputes Treasurer Schmidt’s claim that his office told her to continue erroneous oil tax allocations
Plain Talk Podcast: Senator Cramer says he’s 'sure' Trump supports electoral college because it won him election in 2016
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Laurel M. Nelson
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Gene "Bozo" Jacobs
Dorothy (Fennern) Moser
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 March 22, 2019
Runnin O’ the Green is Saturday
Community calendar of events for March 21, 2019
Births for Feb. 27, 2019
Births for Feb. 26, 2019
Keith and Lynne Struble
Creed Jackston Schlenker
Births for Feb. 7, 2019
March 20, 2019
American farmers confront a mental health crisis
The worst agricultural downturn since the 1980s is taking its toll on the emotional well-being of American farmers. In Kentucky, Montana and...
March 20, 2019 - 12:02pm
March 19, 2019
Despite uncertainty with international markets, ND exports up in 2018
FARGO — North Dakota exporters achieved positive growth in 2018 despite uncertainty within international markets. Recently released statistics...
March 19, 2019 - 11:38am
March 14, 2019
Heavy snow, strong winds make calving, cattle feeding difficult
MONANGO, N.D. — Mark Wagner has memories of the April 1997 storm that hit North Dakota, and he’s heard all about the 1966 storm before he...
March 14, 2019 - 6:15pm
March 9, 2019
27,800 head of cattle unaccounted for in SD foreclosure case
CORSICA, S.D. — A report filed this week shows a man involved in a Corsica foreclosure case sold the same cattle to as many as four parties...
March 9, 2019 - 1:09pm
March 4, 2019
Bill defining meat in North Dakota goes to the governor, other states work on similar efforts
BISMARCK, N.D. — The North Dakota Legislature wants to make sure that when consumers buy meat, they know they’re buying “the edible flesh...
March 4, 2019 - 4:15pm
March 1, 2019
Letter to the editor: Livestock raisers have no protection from unfair trade practices
Let’s play a word association game. I say “agriculture,” you might say “corn.” By all the hype in media, you might then say “soybeans.” But let’s stop playing games and check some real figures. The largest segment of American ag is beef. Cattle sales generate $70...
March 1, 2019 - 6:54am
February 28, 2019
Pinke: Farm shows are what you make of them
What’s the value of a farm show or conference? I have considered this as I’ve spent the past few days attending Bayer’s AgVocacy Forum...
February 28, 2019 - 3:29pm
February 26, 2019
American Chopper episode featuring ND Farmers Union to air March 5
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — When the North Dakota Farmers Union wanted to commission Paul Jr. Designs to build a custom motorcycle celebrating family...
February 26, 2019 - 4:30pm
February 22, 2019
Agricultural workers may soon be made of tech and steel
DUETTE, Fla. - Human and machine have 10 seconds per plant. They must find the ripe strawberries in the leaves, gently twist them off the stems...
February 22, 2019 - 1:28pm
As bankruptcies rise, farmers and lenders hope for big harvests, rise in crop prices
MINNEAPOLIS - Bankruptcies are on the rise for farmers in the Upper Midwest, and if low prices continue, anything that affects the high yields...
February 22, 2019 - 10:31am
February 21, 2019
US farmers fuel surge in guest-worker visas as illegal labor dwindles
DURANGO, Mexico - For decades, U.S. farmers, landscapers and builders tapped a seemingly endless supply of cheap labor: the waves of undocumented...
February 21, 2019 - 2:49pm
February 15, 2019
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
Things are not looking good for the U.S. farm economy. On Thursday, Feb. 14, the farm belt's malaise deepened after the U.S. Department of Agriculture...
February 15, 2019 - 10:13am
February 13, 2019
North Dakota bull sells for $1.51 million
ST. ANTHONY, N.D. — Kelly Schaff had high expectations for SAV America 8018. But he had no idea the bull would end up being the record highest-selling...
February 13, 2019 - 2:57pm
February 8, 2019
North Dakota bill aims to clarify livestock rules, but critics say it erodes local authority of feedlots
FARGO — Agricultural groups are backing a bill that would restrict zoning regulations for livestock feedlots in North Dakota. Critics, however,...
February 8, 2019 - 6:29pm
February 7, 2019
Letter to the editor: HB 1388: ‘Simple’ tweak has big time implications
Two years ago, 75 percent of North Dakotans voted in favor of family farms. Last year, a district court upheld the constitutionality of our law. Despite that, the North Dakota Legislature is yet again taking up a bill to weaken the corporate farming law.
February 7, 2019 - 7:09am