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Bakken: Cooking Up Opportunity For Families Near And Far

Women's Foundation Summer Roundup Aims to Raise Funds to Support Montana Women and Girls

The Women’s Foundation of Montana, a project of the Montana Community Foundation, is hosting a party in celebration of strong Montana women and 100 years of Montana women voting. The celebration includes dinner and a barn dance and will be held...

TransCanada Sponsors the North American Indigenous Games 2014

The 2014 North American Indigenous Games are taking place in Regina, Sask. this week, July 20 - 27. The theme for this year's event is "Raising the Bar." The event will showcase unity, sport,...

J&J Homes Offers Affordable Housing in Williston

As one of the Northwest region’s premier dealers of Modular and Manufactured housing, J&J Homes has had a sales office located at 3820 6th Ave West in Williston (next to the Walmart Tire & Lube Center) for almost 5 years. We are proud to offer...

Fairview Festival Held Last Weekend

Festival button honoree 100 year old Severt Sponheim, and members of his family, enjoy the Fairview Old Timer's Festival parade last Saturday. Since Sponheim credited part of his longevity to eating...

The Role of an Extension Agent

The first Extension Agent in Richland County, A.D. Anderson, began in 1917. He held the post of Richland County Extension Agent until 1920. A.D. did get some help, in the form of a home...

It's Fire Season

Despite the fact that the hills still look green, there have been several fires in recent days. The photo above is of the old Dean Whiteman farmstead about six miles north of Richey burning on July...

Ribfest 2014 Set For Aug. 8 in Watford City Featuring a concert by Travis Tritt as part of the Bash on the Grass Concert Series

The Ribfest 2014 Planning Committee has set Friday, August 8th for this year's event on Main Street, Watford City. This year's Ribfest is working together with the 1st Annual Bash on the Grass...

Your Brain Needs a Blueprint – Part II

How much control do you have over your own survival in a disaster? The surprising fact is that our actions matter more than most of us think. Replacing a fatalistic “if it happens, it happens” attitude with confident, active participation can...

Stockman Bank Donates to Relay for Life

Garth Kallevig, President of Stockman Bank of Montana presents Marsha Buckley, representing the 2014 MonDak Relay for Life Event with a $1000.00 donation to continue the...

Hail Insurance Deadline Approaching - Purchase Hail Insurance by Aug. 15

With some much needed rain falling across most of Montana, now is the time to evaluate your crop insurance needs. Montana farmers and ranchers can still purchase state hail insurance through August 15 by contacting the toll free number at (844)...

Record Number of Lakes Stocked with Walleye

North Dakota Game and Fish Department fisheries personnel recently wrapped up stocking walleye in a record 133 lakes across the state. Jerry Weigel, fisheries production and development supervisor, said thanks to the excellent walleye fingerling...

Anglers May Not Bring Aquatic Bait into North Dakota

Anglers are reminded that it is illegal to import all forms of live aquatic bait into North Dakota. This includes minnows, suckers, leeches, waterdogs (salamanders) and frogs. Anglers should buy bait from a licensed North Dakota retail bait vendor....

Sidney Tiger Sharks Compete in Lewistown

Sidney Tiger Sharks Results from July 19 & 20 in Lewistown, MT Sidney Tiger Sharks took 6th place at the meet with a score of 363. Boys 8 & under 100 meter free-style relay: A team 3rd. Girls 8 & under 100 meter free-style relay: A team 7th. Boys 8...

Farm Credit Marks 98 Years of Service to U.S. Agriculture & Rural America

Nearly 100 years after the U.S. Congress established Farm Credit www.farmcredit.com to serve as a reliable source of credit for the nation’s farmers and ranchers, Farm Credit Services of North Dakota and the entire Farm Credit System remain a...

Area 4Hers Get Ready for the Fair at Showmanship Clinic Last Weekend

This spring I decided I would like to put on a clinic for our area 4-H and FFA kids. I contacted a good friend in Oklahoma, Kevin Frazier, who has been teaching Ag for 30+ years and asked if he would ...

EARC Field Day July 24th

MSU – EARC will be presenting an interesting program with many knowledgeable speakers on Thursday, July 24th from 8:30 am until approximately 12:30 pm. Among the speakers will be three talented...