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Smoke Covers North Dakota- Where Exactly Is It Coming From?

Where there's smoke there's fire...ok, so where is the fire?. Don't just tell me Canadian wildfires. Could we be a bit more specific eh?. Generally one would assume if smoke would be flowing into Bismarck/Mandan it would be coming from the West. I'm just saying that wind, rain, snow most everything that moves into our area generally moves in from the West. But...
Minot, NDMinot Daily News

Back to selling at the fair

The waning of the coronavirus pandemic means that North Dakota State Fair vendors like Sandy Petersen of Sidney, Mont., can get back on the road. Petersen, who is selling her smart wallets and decorated crystal nail and heel files in the Commercial II building at the North Dakota State Fair, is a former teacher and rancher who has been selling her products at shows in the region since 1995. She said this is her third year at the State Fair, after a year off last year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Petersen said she is glad that events are back on and people no longer have to wear masks in public.

North Dakota covered in thick smoke, causing poor air quality

You can smell it, and basically even taste it in the air. North Dakota has been covered in thick smoke all day due to smoke and ash from wildfires out west and in Canada. Air conditions are considered moderate to very unhealthy across the state. Take a look at our live KX Cams where you can get a live look at the smoke and haze in your area.

Additional $5M in aid approved for ND ranchers in drought

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota’s State Water Commission on Friday approved $5 million in additional aid to help ranchers who are battling drought conditions this summer. As part of the aid, the commission approved two additional water supply assistance programs and allocated more money to an existing program, Gov....
House RentDevils Lake Daily Journal

North Dakota renters can get help applying for rent assistance

DEVILS LAKE -Housing instability is an issue that affects both rural and urban areas of North Dakota. Low- and moderate-income renters in North Dakota who are struggling to pay rent can now get help applying for the ND Rent Help program, which offers up to 12 months of help with past due, current and future rent to prevent evictions and promote stable housing, and which can also connect renters to other helpful resources.

FAA North Dakota State Fair beef show

MINOT, N.D. -Dozens of future farmers came to this year’s state fair to show off their animals and compete in various competitions. The FFA Beef show brought out many new faces. “This is my first time coming to the state fair with beef,” said FFA member Lilly Solemsaas. This was...
Grand Forks, NDThe Dickinson Press

5 North Dakota hospitals noncompliant with federal price transparency rule, nonprofit report finds

GRAND FORKS — Several North Dakota hospitals are not compliant with federal price transparency regulations for hospitals, a report by a patient rights advocacy group found. The compliance report randomly surveyed five North Dakota hospitals as part of its nationwide audit. While all five hospitals do post their prices in some form somewhere on their website as required by federal regulations, all five — Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, CHI St. Alexius Health in Bismarck, Trinity Hospital in Minot, and the Sanford Medical Centers in Bismarck and Fargo — were found to be not fully compliant with various aspects of the rule.

ND has no plans to offer monetary incentives for vaccination

BISMARCK, N.D. (KFYR) - If you’re holding out on getting a COVID vaccine because you’ve heard some states are going to pay people $100, don’t hold your breath. We took the question to the North Dakota Department of Health and received this back. “The state still has no plans to...