General Interest Archives

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Members recognized for excellence

Mar, 26 2014  |   general  |  National Farmers Union (NFU) recognized members, county and local organizations and state divisions for excellence in membership recruitment and outreach in the past year. “Peer... Read More

On a mission for Special Olympics

Feb, 28 2014  |   general  |  By the light of the moon, Kay Metcalf of Valley City will strap on a pair of snowshoes on March 15 and trek late into the evening. Her path is uncertain. But her vision is... Read More

New study on world food production

Feb, 24 2014  |   general  |  The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) has released a new study titled, “Food Security in a World of Growing Natural Resource Scarcity.” The study details the... Read More

Walking the plank for Hospice

Feb, 24 2014  |   general  |  Troy Grade isn’t a pirate and he isn’t afraid to walk the plank into a pool of freezing water. He proved it on Saturday, Feb. 1, during a special fundraising event. The Polar... Read More

National wheat show a success

Feb, 24 2014  |   general  |  For 61 years, farmers from across western North Dakota and eastern Montana have been traveling to Williston for the National Hard Spring Wheat Show. The show began in the early 1950s as a... Read More

Santa's elves were busy in Wishek

Jan, 24 2014  |   general  |  Some Wishek, N.D., residents had an extra special Christmas this year, thanks to the work of volunteers with Wishek Friendly Faces. Volunteer Katie Pinke explained, “Seven families... Read More