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North Dakota coal plant to upgrade transmission system that carries power to 500,000 people
Richland 44 implementing restorative justice practices in new school year
UPDATE: Pilot killed in plane crash into Missouri River
‘It could have saved lives’: Family friend blames 3 deaths on lack of highway median barrier
Kilbourne Group faces wrath of public TV, radio fans over Block 9 tower
Grant's Mechanical Is Under New Ownership
Neil Johnson joins ShortPrinter
Priced Right Optical Celebrating 30 Years
North Dakota health department outlines plan for VW settlement money
Owners of Grain Designs announce plans for wedding and event center
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Commentary: Bizarro world: Democratic Senate incumbent Heidi Heitkamp uses self-described Trump voter to defend her record on border security
Commentary: The reported local cost of President Donald Trump’s visit to Fargo was inflated, actually 'closer to $10,000'
Commentary: Here’s something everyone seems to be overlooking in the (mostly) political hysteria over soybeans
Commentary: Are capricious state regulators contributing to ND's child care shortage?
Commentary: New Cramer ad features President Trump riding herd on Senator Heidi Heitkamp
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Nursery News (July 11, 2018)
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Karate instructor starts fundraiser to help family who lost everything in Watford City tornado
Piece by piece, North Dakota joins competitive jigsaw puzzle world with inaugural competition
‘She always took the time’: Patients’ families, colleagues surprise 40-year NICU nurse with a party
Fargo lemonade stand raising money for United Way makes almost $4,500
What the public should know about this year's AirSho July 28-29
UND women's basketball makes an in-state haul for 2019 recruits
City players make impact on Shrine Bowl all-star football game
All-metro lineup helps Class A boys avoid sweep in Lions All-Star basketball series
Carson Wentz gets married
And they're off: Live horse racing makes hot return to Fargo
Paramotor pilots take in unique views from tiniest of aircraft
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Local beverage specialists offer ideas on what to pair with seasonal candy
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
3 festive holiday drinks straight from a Fargo mixologist
home & garden
red river valley fair
Father-son duo aren’t limited by same-old fishing routine
Nice walleyes, lots of bass greet anglers in Ontario waters
Better fishing access to Sakakawea part of House appeal of rule
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
Muriel H. Lemke
W. Blake Mausbach
July 16, 2018
Developing markets on a 'vegetable oasis in the middle of a cattle ranch'
STREETER, N.D. — Jonathon Moser says he's running "a vegetable oasis in the middle of a cattle ranch." Forager Farm, which Jonathon runs...
July 16, 2018 - 6:12am
July 11, 2018
Black soybean farmers say they were deliberately sold defective seeds because of their race
A group of black soybean farmers from the South say a company intentionally sold them defective seeds in an elaborate scheme to place them at...
July 11, 2018 - 5:29pm
Interactive Look: The U.S. exports $135 billion in farm products each year. Here's a closer look.
July 11, 2018 - 11:20am
July 2, 2018
Old Glory: Flags on farms show the Heartland's patriotism
FARGO — You see them often you drive across the heartland. The Stars and Stripes pop up in many places — on a pole, on a wall, at...
July 2, 2018 - 6:16am
A little wet, but mostly good
HUTCHINSON, Minn — Ryan Bushman has seen many good crops during his time in the Hutchinson, Minn., area. He's optimistic that 2018 is bringing...
July 2, 2018 - 6:00am
July 1, 2018
'Filling up the bins' with sunflowers
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Planted sunflower acres are up, and the fledgling crop looks "phenomenal." That more than offsets, at least for now,...
July 1, 2018 - 3:33pm
Farmers concerned about crop and nitrogen loss with flooding
CENTERVILLE, S.D. — Farmers are concerned about crop loss and denitrification of fertilizer due to flooding after Mother Nature dropped...
July 1, 2018 - 3:32pm
FFA support comes from more than just former members
BISMARCK, N.D. — The word "alumni" when invoked regarding FFA alumni groups seems to indicate a gathering of former members of the agriculture...
July 1, 2018 - 3:30pm
June 26, 2018
West Fargo farm rally will try to capture part of Trump's spotlight
WEST FARGO — Farmers will rally at the Red River Valley Fairgrounds on Wednesday, June 27, hours before President Donald Trump will stump for...
June 26, 2018 - 6:21pm
June 18, 2018
Barley: Crop faring well, but prices, exports are worrisome
Much of the region's barley crop is off to a "spectacular start," an industry official says. But while the outlook for good yields is promising,...
June 18, 2018 - 11:01am
Judge in farm bankruptcy orders unusual auction of Crystal Sugar payment
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Fallout from the bankruptcy of a sugar beet grower is resulting in an unusual auction beginning next week involving American...
June 18, 2018 - 6:14am
June 15, 2018
‘We feel like we’re a bargaining chip’: N.D. soybean farmers fear trade war after Trump announces tariffs
FARGO – If a trade war breaks out between the U.S. and China, North Dakota soybean farmers could take big losses. President Donald Trump announced...
June 15, 2018 - 8:04pm
Heitkamp touts progress on farm bill to farmers' roundtable
GRAND FORKS—Austin Langley is a grain farmer and cattle rancher in Warwick, N.D., about 95 miles west of Grand Forks. After graduating...
June 15, 2018 - 7:02pm
June 11, 2018
Big crop, equipment breakdown put Minn-Dak a month behind on beet slicing
WAHPETON, N.D. — Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative was supposed to have been done slicing sugar beets June 5, but is expected to continue through...
June 11, 2018 - 8:44am
June 7, 2018
Former ag secretary Vilsack endorses Heitkamp for Senate
WASHINGTON — Former agriculture secretary Tom Vilsack on Thursday, June 7, said he is endorsing Sen. Heidi Heitkamp in her Senate campaign...
June 7, 2018 - 4:22pm