Rising Interest In Growing Hops In North Dakota

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – A crop that is not highly produced in the state is starting to gain interest from farmers across North Dakota. Hops, which is primarily used as a flavoring and stability agent in beer, is being grown by a local couple in Stutsman County. Mike and Lindsay Ostlie own Ostlie Sunnyside...
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South Central Dakota Regional Council Violates Open Meetings Law

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – The North Dakota attorney general says a group of counties that share economic development services made a mistake when its representatives went into executive session at one of its meetings. The South Central Dakota Regional Council is comprised of nine counties and operates under a joint powers agreement. The group’s...
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AMBER Alert Awareness Day In North Dakota

BISMARCK, N.D. ( – Today has been proclaimed as AMBER Alert Awareness Day in North Dakota by Governor Jack Dalrymple. The day honors Amber Hagerman, a 9-year old Texas girl, who was kidnapped while riding her bicycle and brutally murdered on this day in 1996. Broadcasters have teamed with local police to develop an...
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Director of the Grand Forks Community Land Trust Emily Wright addresses the group of community individuals.

Group Meets To Learn More About Community Land Trust Program

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – A local group brought in the founder of the Grand Forks Land Trust to speak on what the program is and if it was possible to implement in Jamestown. Emily Wright is the Director and Founder of the Grand Forks Land Trust. During a meeting on Wednesday, January 12th, Wright...
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