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NDFU Supports STB Ruling On Fertilizer Shipments

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The North Dakota Farmers Union has announced that they are pleased with the recent action by the U.S. Surface Transportation Board (STB). NDFU President Mark Watne praised the action that will ensure delivery of much-needed fertilizer to farmers in North Dakota. The STB decision will require railroads to report by...
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“Heartbeat Bill” Struck Down By Federal Judge

BISMARCK, N.D. ( – A federal judge in North Dakota has struck down a state law that could ban abortions as early as six weeks into a woman’s pregnancy. The “heartbeat bill” is considered one of the most restrictive abortion laws in the country. It would prohibit an abortion after a fetal heartbeat is...
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Commissioner Magnuson Receives Leadership Achievement Recognition

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( Valley City commissioner Duane Magnuson was recognized by the North Dakota League of Cities and the Municipal Government Academy as they celebrated the leadership achievements of commissioner Magnuson. Fellow city commissioner Mary Lee Nielson presented the recognition to Magnuson during a city commission meeting on April 15.
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Tuesday Night Fire At Highland Homes Cemetery

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown Rural Fire Department was called to the Highland Homes Cemetery at about 10:30 PM for a reported prairie fire. Rural Fire Chief Rick Woehl described the scene when fire crews showed arrived. The Rural Fire Department sent out five trucks and 10 crew members to handle the fire....
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