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August 27, 2018
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Battle is underway for subsidized wireless service to rural areas
August 27, 2018 - 1:44pm
August 9, 2018
With the partially constructed Courtenay Community Hall in the background, Blake Nixon, CEO of Geronimo Energy, talks about the Courtenay Wind Farm. Geronimo Energy developed the wind farm and is funding a community fund for the area at $40,000 per year for 20 years.  Keith Norman / The Sunplay button
Good things in the wind
August 9, 2018 - 7:26am
July 17, 2018
Lt. Gov. Brent Sanford speaks at UND's  "Smart, Local, Resilient: Enabling our Communities through Research Partnerships" workshop July 17. Diane Newberry / Forum News Service
UND workshop addresses rural issues
July 17, 2018 - 5:56pm
July 10, 2018
Melissa Gleason
Gleason appointed to school board
July 10, 2018 - 6:44am
June 19, 2018
Sedric Trevithick
School Board to appoint Trevithick seat
June 19, 2018 - 10:29am
June 4, 2018
Rural people most affected by negative health care trends
June 4, 2018 - 9:53am
April 6, 2018
Anika Pinke buys a North Dakota flag and stickers at J's Gift Shop and Craft Supply in Wishek, N.D. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
The benefits of bypassing online shopping to support your local, independent businesses
April 6, 2018 - 11:46am
January 23, 2018
New tax law may put squeeze on rural hospitals
January 23, 2018 - 2:53pm
January 22, 2018
It's time to stand up for research and extension
January 22, 2018 - 7:00am
Commentary: It's time to stand up for research and extension
January 22, 2018 - 6:30am
January 4, 2018
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Farm Bureau, Farmers Union team up to confront rural opioid addiction
January 4, 2018 - 1:08pm
December 31, 2017
Dust drifts over a cornfield in Alden, Iowa, on Aug. 28, 2017. Corn dominates the landscape and is primarily used for producing ethanol and feeding hogs. Iowa is the leading U.S. producer of corn and pork. Washington Post photo by Bonnie Jo Mount
'Smothered' and 'shoved aside' in rural America
December 31, 2017 - 9:30am
November 30, 2017
Fire destroys former dairy barn
November 30, 2017 - 6:52am
September 14, 2017
The plains of North Dakota are seen from an aircraft about 45 miles from the North Dakota and Canada border. (Bridget Bennett/The New York Times)
Think rural areas are falling behind? Think again.
September 14, 2017 - 11:39am
September 4, 2017
Cars don't stay clean on gravel roads. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Jenny Schlecht: Dirt road woes for Bluey/Greeny
September 4, 2017 - 7:32am