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AgweekTV: Rina’s Garden is growing up some big things in Kindred, N.D.
October 14, 2017 - 8:30am
If you're in need of a good pumpkin this Halloween there's a place you might want to check out. We found a little girl with a big garden full...
Proposed tax cuts may help ND energy sector, but questions remain
October 10, 2017 - 6:30pm
DICKINSON, N.D. — The proposed Republican tax reform plan may benefit North Dakota industries, particularly the energy sector, but some...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending Oct. 13
October 10, 2017 - 5:04pm
Anesthesiologist joins Altru Health System GRAND FORKS, N.D. – An anesthesiologist and an optometrist have joined the Altru Health System team....
EPA's Pruitt signs proposed rule to unravel Clean Power Plan
October 10, 2017 - 3:57pm
WASHINGTON -- EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt issued a proposed rule Tuesday that would repeal sweeping regulation aimed at curbing greenhouse...
A surprising number of men think women are 'well represented' when just 1 in 10 executives is female
October 10, 2017 - 2:33pm
Corporate executives like to say gender diversity is one of their top priorities. They mount publicity campaigns, tout their equal pay measures,...
Wal-Mart sees online sales surging 40 percent as it pursues Amazon
October 10, 2017 - 12:59pm
Wal-Mart Stores expects U.S. e-commerce sales to surge 40 percent in the next fiscal year as its online investments allow the retail giant to...
NDSCS gets $13.3 million upgrade, new $1 million lab-classroom
October 9, 2017 - 11:45pm
WAHPETON, N.D. — The North Dakota State College of Science here has completed a $13.3 million infrastructure upgrade of its campus that...
MNSure CEO sys reinsurance is 'short-term fix'
October 9, 2017 - 9:23pm
BRAINERD, Minn. — MNSure CEO Allison O'Toole offered up solutions Monday, Oct. 9, to help make sure health insurance premiums stay flat....
ND officials happy with rollback of EPA's carbon emissions rule
October 9, 2017 - 6:53pm
BISMARCK—North Dakota officials welcomed news Monday, Oct. 9, that the Trump administration would repeal a rule restricting greenhouse...
Medica not withdrawing Medicare plans in ND, company clarifies
October 9, 2017 - 4:19pm
BISMARCK—Citing confusion over recent news reports, Medica clarified Monday, Oct. 9, that it is not withdrawing its Medicare plans from...
NDSU moves into its new $18M diagnostic lab
October 9, 2017 - 5:59am
FARGO — The new $18 million North Dakota State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory starts going to work this month — a strengthened...
Page, N.D., landowner alleges spill; Arthur Co. denies fault
October 9, 2017 - 5:55am
PAGE, N.D. — Donald and Ruth Garnas believe an Arthur Cos. grain elevator at Page has drained water that carries fertilizer and maybe herbicides...
AgweekTV: Kids for Kids
October 7, 2017 - 8:30am
There's a place in Minnesota where many 4-H kids get their goats to raise and show for the summer. Agweek's Shawna Olson takes you to Erhard...
AgweekTV: Soybeans for Sale
October 7, 2017 - 8:30am
Some of the world's largest buyers of US soy come to North Dakota to check on the crop. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get...
Struggling South Dakota small-town grocery stores could soon close
October 6, 2017 - 10:00pm
SCOTLAND/TRIPP/TYNDALL, S.D. — Three South Dakota small-town grocery stores that closed and were revived earlier this year, could soon...