January 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking public input on its proposed operating plan for the Tolna Coulee Advance Measures control structure being built in Nelson County, N.D. The document will be used by the project’s non-federal sponsor, the North Dakota State Water Commission, to operate the structure. Continue Reading
October 13, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
The Devils Lake City Commission’s unanimous vote reverses the city’s opposition to a control structure, which city leaders have called a dam that would provide relief to people downstream but would further exacerbate flooding problems in the Upper Devils Lake Basin. Continue Reading
July 6, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Dakota Prairie finished sixth in the North Dakota Class B high school baseball tournament this spring. That group is part of an even more potent lineup this summer. Continue Reading
November 14, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald
Some worry there won’t be enough replacements
The average age of Nelson County farmers is 61.4, according to the U.S. Department’s 2007 Census of Agriculture, which was released in early 2009.
That’s the highest average age for farmers in any county in the region. It’s also a hefty increase from Nelson County farmers’ average age of 59 in 2002.