Dairy cattle traditional at the North Dakota State Fair

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Dandi seemed to be enjoying the attention. She was getting her final grooming before making an appearance before a judge in the dairy cattle show at the North Dakota State Fair. “She’s not quite two, a fall yearling,” said Fayth Hoger, New Salem, who was holding the lead on Dandi outside ...

Drought conditions worsen across region, crop production impacted

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Drought conditions this past week have been aggravated by extremely hot temperatures throughout the Minot region and much of North Dakota. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor says “another round of blistering heat across the northern Plains further stressed rangeland, pastures, and a variety of ...

Judge refuses to accept plea deal for accused rapist

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Judge Doug Mattson said Thursday that he cannot accept a plea deal that called for seven years in prison for John Wendall Dickie IV, 20, of Minot Air Force Base, who is accused of beating and raping a young woman over the course of a few weeks from August through October 2020. The proposed ...