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June 20, 2019
Flooding in many parts of the Upper Midwest, including Nebraska, shown here, has kept fields from being planted. The USDA announced June 20 that cover crops on prevented planting acres can be hayed, grazed or cut on Sept. 1 instead of Nov. 1. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
USDA will allow Sept. 1 grazing, haying of cover crops on prevented planting acres
June 20, 2019 - 1:05pm
May 15, 2019
President Donald Trump. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
As region's Democrats worry over conflict with Iran, Republicans tout tough stance
May 15, 2019 - 5:22pm
February 13, 2019
North Dakota State players and head coach Chris Klieman celebrate the 2018 FCS title last month in Frisco, Texas. USA Today Sports
Trump will meet North Dakota State football team in White House Rose Garden
February 13, 2019 - 3:41pm
January 12, 2019
Longest shutdown in US history puts pressure on North Dakota, Minnesota lawmakers
January 12, 2019 - 2:36pm
November 29, 2018
Ag committee leaders reach agreement on farm bill
November 29, 2018 - 11:31am
October 9, 2018
Area U.S. senators applaud decision for year-round E15 fuel
October 9, 2018 - 6:08pm
August 25, 2018
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speaks during a hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
John McCain's death greeted with sadness by former colleagues in ND, Minn.
August 25, 2018 - 10:11pm
July 16, 2018
Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn. Special to Forum News Service
North Dakota, Minnesota delegations denounce Trump's defense of Putin
July 16, 2018 - 9:34pm
July 10, 2018
U.S. senators take sides on Trump's Supreme Court pick
July 10, 2018 - 4:59pm
July 9, 2018
Senators brag on the provisions included in its farm bill
July 9, 2018 - 8:37am
July 6, 2018
Former Environmental Protection Agency administrator, Scott Pruitt.
Lawmakers offer mixed views of Scott Pruitt's mark on EPA
July 6, 2018 - 7:18pm
June 29, 2018
President Donald Trump speaks to the crowd during a rally at Amsoil Arena June 20, 2018, in Duluth, Minn. While there, he discussed trade policies. Bob King / Forum News Service
Farmers look to Washington with concern
June 29, 2018 - 5:58pm
June 28, 2018
Ag lawmakers ready for farm bill negotiations
June 28, 2018 - 7:14pm
June 18, 2018
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp shakes the hand of President Donald Trump with other state leaders Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at the Tesoro Refinery in Mandan, N.D. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
ND, Minn. officials speak out on family separations for border-crossers
June 18, 2018 - 8:45pm
June 4, 2018
Elected officials skeptical about Trump's power to pardon himself
June 4, 2018 - 8:43pm