Sanford research lecture to be hosted at Northern

Northern State University will host a Sanford Community lecture at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10. The lecture, titled "Finding the Cheese: Using Mouse Models to Identify Genetic Causes of Rare Pediatric Diseases," is part of a monthly seminar series aimed at educating community members...

Prepare for an estate tax increase

For the last several months I have been attempting to raise awareness on the need for each and every farm family to address long term care planning. Bottom line is this; if you have assets and would like to pass them down to your family fully intact, you need to do something to guarantee that this happens. If you...

13 to watch in 2013: Meet Dan Kaiser – lawmaker and law enforcer

Editor's note: This is the fifth part of a 13-part series highlighting Aberdeen-area newsmakers to watch in the coming year. The order in which they appear does not constitute a ranking. Quick facts ...

North Dakota farmer extends operations to Africa

FAIRMOUNT, N.D. (AP) - Wallie Hardie's family has been farming successfully in the Red River Valley since his great grandfather settled here. His operation has done well growing corn, soybeans and grains, and now he wants to extend that success. So he's investing time,...

WOLVES AT WACHS ARENA

Bemidji vs. Northern Crookston vs. Northern PROBABLE STARTERS - WOMEN Northern State (7-2, 3-2) ...

Registration for Producer Ag Employee Workshops due Jan. 4

Brookings - SDSU Extension, along with NDSU Extension, the SW Minnesota Dairy Profit Group and University of Minnesota Extension will host Ag Employee Management Workshops which will focus on hiring, motivating and retaining employees. The program begins in January. A unique aspect of the...

Daily Calendar: Jan. 5

TODAY Weight Watchers: 8:30 a.m. weigh-in, 9 a.m. meeting, Super City Mall, 2201 Sixth Ave. S.E. Alcoholics Anonymous: 1 and 7 p.m. (both closed), Yellow House, 519 S. Arch...

Community development meeting is Sunday

Faulk County leaders and residents will gather Sunday to continue talks about keeping the community viable. The town and county have been working with two state programs - Dakota Rising and Dakota Resources - to help strengthen local businesses, attract new jobs and spur...

Wylie Park Campground reservations to start Monday

People interested in reserving a campsite at the Wylie Park Campground are reminded that reservations for the 2013 camping season will begin at 7 a.m. Monday. Reservations may be made by calling 605-626-3512 or 888-326-9693 or in person by stopping in at the Parks,...

Airport board hopes to better anticipate flights

When Gov. Dennis Daugaard's plane was due to touch down in Aberdeen for the Pre-Legislative Luncheon last month, a call was made into the Aberdeen Regional Airport that wasn't heard. "We didn't know they were coming in," Aberdeen Regional Airport manager Mike Wilson said...