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Bill Gates, Campbell farmland deal is legal

BISMARCK, N.D. — The North Dakota Attorney General’s office has ruled that a sale of farmland between Campbell Farms of Grafton, North Dakota, and a trust associated with billionaire Bill Gates did not violate a state anti-corporate and trust farming law because of a “lease-back” deal.
GRAFTON, ND
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Joyce Marie (Greenwood) Hafner

Our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, Joyce Marie (Greenwood) Hafner passed away peacefully on May 29, 2022, age 82 at Catholic Health Initiatives Mercy Hospital in Valley City, ND. Visitation will be held at St. Catherine Catholic Church, Valley City on Friday, July 1, 2022, from 5:00-7:00 PM. A prayer service will follow, beginning with the Rosary being prayed. The funeral Mass will be on Saturday, July 2 at 11:00 AM. Both services will be live streamed, then archived, and available to view along with her obituary at www.lerudmathias.com.
VALLEY CITY, ND
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Bill Gates’ purchase of North Dakota farmland has locals ‘livid’: official

An entity with ties to billionaire Bill Gates bought 2,100 acres of potato farmland in northern North Dakota — prompting the state’s top prosecutor to intervene after complaints from local residents. Public records cited by AgWeek show that the Gates-linked Red River Trust bought the farmland from the owners of Campbell Farms, a potato farming group that is headquartered in Grafton, North Dakota, which is about 50 miles from the Canadian border. North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring told KFYR that public reaction to the purchase has been largely negative. “I’ve gotten a big earful on this from clear across the state, it’s...
GRAFTON, ND
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Road washout near Fordville leads to serious injuries

(Fordville, ND) -- Friday's late night storms caused a section of highway to wash out. The North Dakota Highway Patrol says ND 32 washed out near mile marker 175, just southwest of Fordville. A section of road between U.S Highway 2 and ND Highway 17 is closed until further notice.
FORDVILLE, ND
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Canton Public Health Issues Air Advisory for Stark

CANTON, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – Canton City Public Health has issued an Air Quality Advisory for Stark County. The Air Quality Index has jumped into the 100-plus range a few times in the last 24 hours, as of Wednesday afternoon when the advisory was issued. The offending...
CANTON, OH
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Brittany Kay Rasmussen – Obit

Brittany Kay Rasmussen, 27, of Grafton, ND, formerly of Thief River Falls, MN, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, June 20, 2022 in Thief River Falls. Private Funeral Services will be held at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, June 28, 2022 at Johnson Funeral Service in Thief River Falls, MN, with Father Rick Lambert presiding. Private burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Middle River, MN.
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Brittany Kay Rasmussen

Brittany Kay Rasmussen, 27, of Grafton, ND, formerly of Thief River Falls, MN, passed away. unexpectedly on Monday, June 20, 2022 in Thief River Falls. Private Funeral Services will be held at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, June 28, 2022 at Johnson Funeral. Service in Thief River Falls, MN, with Father...
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