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Devils Lake man found guilty of Hardee's burglary but not arson
Faith news: Lenten services planned at area churches
Nurses needed: NDSU plans new $28 million addition for nursing, MSUM considers restarting program
Burgums signs letter urging Obamacare repeal as congressional efforts falter
Capitol Chatter: A legislative budget primer
crime and courts
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
The List: UND Writers Conference wraps up Friday
Out & About: Fire Hall farce, Frank and family fare
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Marilyn Hagerty: Buffet keeps Happy Joe's hopping
24th Annual ArtWise Art Show promotes creativity, education
Grand Forks native Jozy Hansen may appear on NBC show tonight
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Health Matters: Open-heart surgery and the cure for cancer
Emergence of Plank gives Bison football more options at linebacker
Tom Miller: UND hockey trying to match last year's fun
Why can North Dakota win? Been there, done that
Why can Boston University win? High-flying talent
Why can Minnesota Duluth win? The complete package
Lou Ann Richot
Pamella Kay West
Mildred E. Carriere
IN THE FIELD
Lake of the Woods boat ramp remains in limbo
Brad Dokken column: A blast from the past
Lake Winnipeg: An academic view
Port: 'A sane person to an insane society must appear insane'
Letter: Beware a runaway constitutional convention
Former symphony director: Grand Forks and America need National Endowment for the Arts
Nonprofit executive: Keep horse-racing casinos away from North Dakota's starting gate
Editorial: A path to bipartisan health care reform
March 20, 2017
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
HOUGHTON, S.D. — With the current low commodity price environment, farmers are relying more on farm program payments to help them stay...
March 20, 2017 - 9:45am
Clayton Yeutter: Gifted negotiator, statesman, educator and farmer
When you look back at how agriculture policy has changed — both domestically and internationally — in the last few decades, there...
March 20, 2017 - 12:30am
March 13, 2017
Regional divisions have delayed past farm bills
WASHINGTON — Since the Great Depression in the 1930s, the federal government has often responded to disasters on the farm in an attempt...
March 13, 2017 - 8:00pm
March 6, 2017
Ag committees begin work on new farm bill
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The U.S. House and Senate Agriculture Committees have started the process of writing a new farm bill. The Senate Agriculture...
March 6, 2017 - 10:30am
February 20, 2017
Farm bill process starts again: What could go wrong?
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Journalists like me haven't had much time to "recover" from the "ups and downs" of what finally became the 2014 farm...
February 20, 2017 - 9:30am
February 15, 2017
Noem seeks crop insurance revisions for next Farm Bill
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem is hoping to see the next iteration of the Farm Bill get kicked over to the Senate well in advance of...
February 15, 2017 - 6:10pm
February 6, 2017
Heitkamp pledges to vote for Perdue for ag secretary
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., has pledged to support former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue for U.S. Agriculture Secretary. Heitkamp...
February 6, 2017 - 11:35am
February 3, 2017
Editorial: Trump's goal is a 'farm program' for industry
Donald Trump doesn't have the slightest interest in farm policy. But it's farm policy that offers the clearest guide to Trump's presidency. Why? Two reasons: First, because farm policy elevates jobs and subordinates prices, in direct violation of free-market principles. And second,...
February 3, 2017 - 6:05am
August 26, 2016
Heidi Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong Farm Bill
CLEVELAND, N.D.—Brushing aside cattails and wading into a wetland last week, I thought about how Congress would work better if members...
August 26, 2016 - 5:29pm
April 6, 2016
LETTERS: Exceptional benefit, minimal cost: That's the sugar program
Dale Stauffenecker's April 1 letter, "Count on Cruz to fight for all Americans," provided numerous misrepresentations of U.S. sugar policy (Page A4). It is a disservice to both the candidate and to Herald readers to present arguments about sugar policy that are based either on ignorance...
April 6, 2016 - 5:15am
April 5, 2016
LETTERS: Nothing sweet for consumers in sugar program's demise
Dale Stauffenecker tells us that if presidential candidate Ted Cruz gets rid of the sugar program, it would save us all money. I am trying to understand how he thinks that would work. After all, if food manufacturers bought their sugar for less, why should we assume that they'd pass...
April 5, 2016 - 5:00am
March 31, 2016
LETTERS: Invite Cruz to see America's sugar program in action
I'd like to invite Sen. Ted Cruz to tour the farmer-owned American Crystal Sugar factory in Moorhead this weekend with our cooperative's CEO...
March 31, 2016 - 5:15am
February 20, 2016
Heidi Heitkamp: Celebrate the Farm Bill, fight to protect it
Two years ago, after painstaking negotiations and bipartisan compromise, I was proud to help get the 2014 Farm Bill across the finish line—supporting...
February 20, 2016 - 4:45am
November 22, 2015
Farm Bill payments create confusion, frustration for producers
HURON, S.D. -- The Farm Bill payments are in for South Dakota producers, and some aren't happy with the returns. According to...
November 22, 2015 - 11:30am
March 31, 2015
Down to the wire for farm bill decision
HALLOCK, Minn. — Kelly Turgeon is on the stretch run of a half-year marathon. Turgeon, executive director of the Kittson County (Minn.) Farm Service Agency, an arm of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, is working to help farmers meet a crucial March 31 deadline. They’re...
March 31, 2015 - 11:00am