Nice news of the day – May 31, 2019

As the school year winds down across the state, thank you to all of our wonderful teachers and administrators for helping to raise up the next generation of North Dakotans!

And thanks to all of the people in today’s news – which is about an escape room, buffalo art, and video games. Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 30, 2019

Start your engines – the American Legion Riders in Langdon are looking for road-legal participants for their June 1 Fun Run. You can register your motorcycle, car, or spaceship here.

And after you do so, check out today’s news – about a Pow Wow, fishing, and quilting. Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 29, 2019

Did you know Mandan Public Schools has been named one of the Best Communities for Music Education in the country?

And speaking of amazing schools, today’s news is about districts in Minot, Grand Forks, and New England – with a bonus story about Williston! Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 28, 2019

Did you know the Great Plains Food Bank has set up 14 food pantries at 14 schools around North Dakota to make sure children have food over the summer months? The link is in this post.

And speaking of great people, today’s news is about a great teacher, a great exercise program, and great gardens. Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 27, 2019

In honor of those North Dakotans who sacrificed their lives for the peace and security of our country, we remember and give thanks.

Today’s news is about a living museum, clean water, and cars. Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 24, 2019

Did you know Bismarck State College was ranked the best “Bang for your buck” two-year education for veterans?

And did you know today’s news has the story of the week, a story about a wedding, and a story that sparked a fundraiser? Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 23, 2019

Did you know that May is Beef Month? Take a minute to hug a rancher today! (Probably give them a head’s up first)

And after you do, check out today’s news – about a clarinetist, Zip to Zap, and North Dakota Nice. Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 22, 2019

Congratulations to Bismarck High senior (and soon-to-be Harvard student) Naomi Hegwood for being named Teen of the Year by the Bismarck Tribune!

And speaking of great people, today’s news is about pint-sized mayors, magical authors, and puppies. Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 21, 2019

It’s officially the time of the year when my husband stands at the window waiting for someone to start up a lawn mower so that he can decide if it’s close enough to our house to require him to mow our own lawn.

Also, today’s is about canoes, theater, and cars. Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 20, 2019

Did you know that one in three of all North Dakotans is of Norwegian heritage? And did you know that today’s news is about a schoolful of scholarships, a roomful of Norwegians, and a track-full of runners?  Read on. This is amazing: The Hillsboro Dollars for Scholars chapter has a $2M endowment, which means that…

Nice news of the day – May 17, 2019

Did you know the Paul Broste Rock Museum in Parshall is built of natural North Dakota granite and contains an internationally-recognized rock collection?

And did you know today’s news contains the best story of the week, along with two other good ones? Read on, and have a great weekend!

Nice news of the day – May 16, 2019

Congratulations to Caitlyn Vogel, Miss North Dakota Teen USA for winning First Runner-up Miss Teen USA!

And speaking of great people, today’s news is about a lifesaving grandson, archery, and a book character come to life. Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 15, 2019

Did you know that the Stutsman County Courthouse in Jamestown is North Dakota’s oldest surviving courthouse, and you can take a tour of it? Fun fact: it’s the only remaining building in North Dakota related to the birthplace of our statehood.

And speaking of fun facts, today’s news is about clowns, celebrations, and babies. Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 14, 2019

Did you know you can take a tour of the Ronald Reagan Minuteman Missile Site in Cooperstown to check out North Dakota’s piece of the Cold War?

And speaking of things to check out, today’s news is about country neighbors, an international science fair, and Boozefighters. Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 13, 2019

Did you know that the Tri-County Tourism Alliance has created a list of restaurants that serve German or German-Russian foods? Time for a foodie trip – check out today’s news for the link!

And speaking of the link, today’s news is an update on a Derby winner, a theater contest, and grocery bags. Read on.

North Dakota Nice: Brave the Shave

If you think one small act can’t make a big difference, then you haven’t heard about Brave the Shave. In 2008, a small group of Basin Electric employees decided they wanted to shave five heads to raise $10,000 to fight childhood cancer. Today, over 2,200 volunteers have raised over $3 million shaving their heads to help North Dakota kids focus on getting well. Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 10, 2019

Did you know that North Dakota is leading the country in oxygen-based therapy for brain injury recovery, and have started studying it as it relates to Alzheimer’s, dementia, and MS? Check out the details here: https://bit.ly/2H0ysHu

And did you know today’s news is about a new leg, yellow roses, and bicycles. Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 9, 2019

Did you know North Dakota recovered from the Great Recession faster than any other state in the country?

And speaking of good work, today’s news is about helping hats, making a difference, and pancakes. Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 8, 2019

Did you know Valley City’s Koye and Kolt Grebel recently competed in Holland in a two-day Greco/Roman wrestling tournament? You can read more about it here: https://bit.ly/2H2O3qg

And did you know today’s news is about Readersville, West Point, and a Day of Service. Read on.

Nice news of the day – May 7, 2019

Did you know that Rhame, ND’s Cashae McGee has been selected to be a part of the first ever Priefert Junior Elite Rodeo Team, which is made up of some of the nation’s top cowgirls?

And did you know today’s news is about rockin’ principals, a lifetime of giving, and Innovator of the Year. Read on.