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NDSU Extension Service Celebrating 100 Years Of Smith-Lever Act

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – A federal law created in 1914 that established a system of cooperative extension services to inform people of current developments in agriculture, home economics, 4-H and many other related subjects, is 100 years old today. The Smith-Lever Act, also known as the Agriculture Extension Act, will be celebrated by the...
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Human Trafficking A Rising Problem In North Dakota

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – We see it in movies and on TV all the time. Cargo with loads of humans being trafficked to another part of the world to be sold into either sexual slavery or forced labor. Some are even sold into forced marriage. According to “Transnational Crime In The Developing World”, Human...
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Napoleon Facing High Water Tables Due To Heavy Rains

NAPOLEON, N.D. (AP) – Residents of Napoleon are trying to figure out what to do about a high water table caused by heavy rains and a rising lake near the town. The excess water has led to chronic basement flooding around town. Mayor Kyle Haas stated that more than 75 homes are now running...
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Skywarn Training In Steele & Ellendale Tonight

STEELE, N.D. ( – The National Weather Service in Bismarck has announced that Skywarn spotter training will commence tonight in both Steele and Ellendale. These training sessions will allow you to obtain the knowledge to become a spotter with a local agency. While not necessarily a “Storm Chaser”, spotters stay close to home and...
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