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USDA’s Farm Service Agency announces sign-up date for disaster assistance programs

April 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency Administrator Juan M. Garcia announced today that farmers and ranchers can sign-up for disaster assistance programs, re-established and strengthened by the 2014 farm bill, beginning Tu…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

USDA’s Farm Service Agency announces sign-up date for disaster assistance programs

April 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency Administrator Juan M. Garcia announced today that farmers and ranchers can sign-up for disaster assistance programs, re-established and strengthened by the 2014 farm bill, beginning Tu…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sebelius: I’m responsible for debacle: Health secretary resigns after Obamacare launch woes

April 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning after overseeing the botched rollout of President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law, a White House official said on Thursday.
Her departure removes one li…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

The child whisperer: NDSU professor uses equine therapy to help children

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

A North Dakota State University professor is using horses to help modify the behavior of children with troubled backgrounds, and it seems to be working.
Erika Berg, an assistant professor for NDSU’s equine studies program, has teamed up with the c…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

The child whisperer: NDSU professor uses equine therapy to help children

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

A North Dakota State University professor is using horses to help modify the behavior of children with troubled backgrounds, and it seems to be working.
Erika Berg, an assistant professor for NDSU’s equine studies program, has teamed up with the c…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

FOTB: Getting attached: Family from Washington state grows on North Dakota

April 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

POWERS LAKE — When Carolynn Robinson and her husband moved from Washington state to North Dakota to work in the oilfields, they thought it would just be a summer gig.
But the move worked out so well, they decided to stay.
“We’re getting more …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Weapons trial postponed for Watford City man linked to murder-for-hire case

March 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – A federal judge here has postponed the trial of a Watford City man who faces felony weapons charges and is linked to a suspected murder-for-hire case in Washington state.

James Terry Henrikson was indicted by a grand jury in January o…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Weird ‘Chicken from Hell’ dinosaur lived alongside T. Rex in what is now Dakotas

March 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — If you’re a dinosaur with a nickname as funky as “the chicken from hell,” you had better be able to back it up.

A dinosaur called Anzu wyliei that scientists identified on Wednesday from fossils found in North Dakota and South…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Oklahoma governor: Obama expects Keystone XL decision in next couple months

February 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama told governors at a White House meeting on Monday he expects a decision on whether to allow the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline from Canada in the next couple of months, Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin told reporters….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Oklahoma governor: Obama expects Keystone XL decision in next couple months

February 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama told governors at a White House meeting on Monday he expects a decision on whether to allow the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline from Canada in the next couple of months, Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin told reporters….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com