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What's up with all the creepy clowns? Psychologists say there are many factors at play in current craze
Keep baby in parents' bedroom — but in separate bed, pediatricians say
North Dakota's Flying Farmer is back at stunts again
Measure 4 aims to decrease smoking rates, but opponents fear $70 million annual 'blank check'
UND's Leon Osborne honored as 'consummate professor'
crime and courts
Wild coach loves new Parise line
MONDAY'S LOCAL SCOREBOARD
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Upset Zimmer says he has faith, but not proof yet that Vikings in the elite
Monday's Clipboard: College Hockey, Prep Volleyball, College Volleyball, NHL
Good and gruesome Halloween treats
Marilyn Hagerty: Green Mill dishes have plenty of personality
Play it safe
BOOKNOTES: 'Frontier Grit: The Unlikely True Stories of Daring Pioneer Women'
Paranormal investigators: 'We're there to help, not make you believe'
Life & Style
Florence F. Briskie
Jeannie (Larson) Anderson
Gerald "Jerry" Cavanaugh
Small bird creates a mystery, causes a backyard stir
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: How do pumpkins grow so large, can any pumpkin reach that size?
N.D. bighorn sheep season reflects comeback
Brett Anderson's 35½-inch catfish
CAMP BOOKBOOK: Kris Winkelman's Venison Pizza Bake No. 8
Forum Communications: Re-elect Hoeven to Senate
Mike Jacobs: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Aerospace dean: UND's liberal-arts core helps aerospace school
Port: North Dakota law enforcement says #NoDAPL protesters fired arrows at helicopter
Lloyd Omdahl: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
March 3, 2014
‘Extraordinary places’ policy approved, but comment process will apply only to public land
BISMARCK -- The state Industrial Commission removed the most controversial part of a proposed “extraordinary places” policy before...
March 3, 2014 - 6:45pm
February 26, 2014
Two N.D. farmers plead not guilty in potato fraud case
FARGO – Two North Dakota farmers pleaded not guilty Wednesday in federal court to felony charges of trying to defraud the U.S. government out of nearly $840,000 by spoiling their own potatoes. Aaron and Derek Johnson, brothers who farm near Cooperstown, appeared in...
News/crime and courts
February 26, 2014 - 9:15pm
APUC OKs $390,000 in ag-related grants
The North Dakota Agricultural Products Utilization Commission has awarded nearly $180,000 in grants for three projects that could benefit businesses and communities in northeastern North Dakota. The grants are among six projects totaling about $390,000 statewide APUC approved at...
February 26, 2014 - 12:20pm
February 21, 2014
El Nino threatens to return, hit global food production
The El Nino weather pattern that can trigger drought in some parts of the world while causing flooding in others is increasingly likely to return...
February 21, 2014 - 10:25am
February 15, 2014
Ag Department ex-staffer says exit interviews ‘a sham’
BISMARCK – A former staffer involved in a controversy over what state Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has called “politically...
February 15, 2014 - 10:00pm
February 14, 2014
Potato growers from Northwood charged with insurance fraud
Two Northwood, N.D., brothers have been charged in federal court in Fargo with defrauding the government of $840,000 by intentionally spoiling their stored potatoes to collect insurance and then lying and saying it was natural ruination. The alleged induced spud spoiling happened...
News/crime and courts
February 14, 2014 - 6:15am
February 13, 2014
Farmer-based dating site plants seeds of love
DICKINSON, N.D. -- Megan McAndrew of Bismarck wasn’t having much luck in the dating scene — either online or in person. Though...
February 13, 2014 - 9:00pm
February 12, 2014
North Dakota’s agriculture commissioner would run in primary for the GOP nomination ‘if forced’
FARGO – Doug Goehring, who faces a challenger for the Republican endorsement to keep his job as North Dakota’s agriculture commissioner,...
February 12, 2014 - 10:00pm
February 4, 2014
Warwick woman to seek N.D. ag commissioner’s seat
FARGO – A Warwick woman will announce her candidacy for the office of state agriculture commissioner on Tuesday in Fargo. A news conference is set for 2 p.m. at Ramada Plaza Suites regarding Judy Estenson’s intent to file her candidacy for the office currently held by Agriculture...
February 4, 2014 - 7:22am
January 29, 2014
U.S. House passes long-overdue Farm Bill
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives passed a comprehensive farm bill on Wednesday that cuts payments for food stamps by about 1 percent and ends a direct subsidy to farmers, while expanding government-backed crop insurance programs. After months of negotiations...
January 29, 2014 - 3:48pm
January 28, 2014
Precision Ag Summit draws large crowd for third year
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — The 3rd Annual Action Summit on Precision Agriculture in Jamestown, N.D., featured another large crowd and a wealth of information for farmers curious about what’s new in high-tech crop and livestock trends. Several hundred people attending the first day...
January 28, 2014 - 3:37pm
January 27, 2014
East Grand Forks officials seek to reroute beet trucks
East Grand Forks city leaders have a plan that would lessen sugar beet truck traffic in the residential area near the American Crystal Sugar factory. It won’t happen soon, however. Using $560,000 of federal money that likely won’t be available until 2018, the idea is...
January 27, 2014 - 5:08am