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Weather and crop prices were 2013’s top stories in regional ag

December 31, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Weather, crop prices and events in Washington, D.C., dominated Upper Midwest agriculture in 2013. Many of the year’s strongest images and memories involve the early October blizzard that hammered the western Dakotas, killing tens of…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Weather and crop prices were 2013’s top stories in regional ag

December 31, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Weather, crop prices and events in Washington, D.C., dominated Upper Midwest agriculture in 2013. Many of the year’s strongest images and memories involve the early October blizzard that hammered the western Dakotas, killing tens of…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Weather and crop prices were 2013’s top stories in regional ag

December 31, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Weather, crop prices and events in Washington, D.C., dominated Upper Midwest agriculture in 2013. Many of the year’s strongest images and memories involve the early October blizzard that hammered the western Dakotas, killing tens of…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

2013: A year of growth, changes

December 30, 2013 in Uncategorized

Southwest North Dakota continues to grow and change, and 2013 was not so much the exception than it was the rule.
The oil and natural gas being drilled from the Bakken and Three Forks formations surrounding us continues to change the dynamics, demog…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

2013: A year of growth, changes

December 30, 2013 in Uncategorized

Southwest North Dakota continues to grow and change, and 2013 was not so much the exception than it was the rule.
The oil and natural gas being drilled from the Bakken and Three Forks formations surrounding us continues to change the dynamics, demog…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Monke: 2013: A year of curveballs

December 28, 2013 in Uncategorized

As I write this column from my future in-laws’ kitchen table in Harlowton, Mont., I can’t help but reflect on how much this year has meant in the grand scheme of my life.
This was the year I got engaged, received a life-changing promotion, remem…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Monke: 2013: A year of curveballs

December 28, 2013 in Uncategorized

As I write this column from my future in-laws’ kitchen table in Harlowton, Mont., I can’t help but reflect on how much this year has meant in the grand scheme of my life.
This was the year I got engaged, received a life-changing promotion, remem…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

MATTERS AT HAND: Optimism in short supply this New Year

December 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The beginning of another year is supposed to be an optimistic time, but optimism is hard to muster this New Year. The news of the last month has been unbearable sad and unbelievably frustrating. Nor do the portents bode well. Continue Reading

Expect small ’13 Social Security benefit increase

October 14, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WASHINGTON Social Security recipients shouldn’t expect a big increase in monthly benefits come January. Continue Reading

2012 halfway over; Residents: Year has gone by fast

June 30, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Happy midway through the year! Continue Reading