Nice news of the day – August 30, 2019

School is back in session for most of our North Dakota students and teachers – here’s to a great school year!

And speaking of great things, today’s North Dakota Nice news is about the most important meal of the day, a group of angels, and today’s Story of the Week. Read on.

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Meet Jim, he collects bikes and rebuilds them to give away to adults or kids in need of a functional bike.

Nice news of the day – August 29, 2019

Did you know the 99th Slope County Fair in Amidon – the “smallest county seat in the nation” – starts on Friday and includes a pig roast and a sweet corn supper?

And did you know today’s North Dakota Nice news features bubbles, Suffragettes, and “Bee-ing” Innovative? Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 28, 2019

School is back in session for most of North Dakota, which means it’s time for pumpkin patches! Papa’s Pumpkin Patch – which has been featured on the Travel Channel and in Travel & Leisure and USA Today – in Bismarck opens September 8.

And speaking of school, check out today’s North Dakota Nice news – about first-day-of-school haircuts, space, and not one, but two red carpets (and a bonus story!). Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 27, 2019

Did you know Thomas & Moriarty’s on Main Street in Mandan was named one of USA Today’s top 10 best cocktail bars in the country?

And did you know today’s North Dakota Nice news is about Bonanzaville, rappellers, and muraling? Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 26, 2019

Did you know inmates at the Missouri River Correctional Center have partnered with Service Dogs for America out of Jud to help train puppies for a lifetime of life saving? Click here to read more.

And did you know today’s North Dakota Nice news is about German-Russians, an out-of-this-world Galaxie 500, and S’morts? Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 23, 2019

If you live in or around Hillsboro, mark your calendar for September 28 – the second annual community day of service. Projects will include packing nonperishable food baskets, picking up garbage, cleaning up yards, and writing letters to military veterans and the elderly.

And if you’re looking for some nice news, today’s North Dakota Nice news is about pickleball, goats, and a mountain of cupcakes. Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 22, 2019

Did you know there are only two flying B-29’s left in the world, and you can see one of them at the Fargo Air Museum this week?

And did you know today’s North Dakota Nice news is about Town & Country, Miss International, and Fusion? Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 21, 2019

Did you know Ralph Nosbusch of Devils Lake was recently presented a national Quilt of Valor in recognition of his service in WWII?

And speaking of notable seniors, today’s North Dakota Nice news is about a helpful couple out of Devils Lake, a centenarian Air Force unit, and Elder Care out of Dickinson. Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 20, 2019

You know that a news-making Triceratops skull was uncovered this summer in the Badlands by a Mayville State professor – but did you know that it was one of a dozen Triceratops skulls that have been found across the state? The most famous is named Bob and is considered the largest and most complete Triceratops ever discovered.

And did you know today’s North Dakota Nice news is about backcountry hunters, Grand Forks police, and a young sharpshooter? Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 19, 2019

Did you know a team of Tate Topa Middle Schoolers in Fort Totten recreated the moon landing using a drone and Legos, and won a trip to Kennedy Space Center in Florida as a result? You can learn more about their work here.

And did you know today’s North Dakota Nice news is about a guardian angel, supportive housing, and Boys Nation? Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 16, 2019

Did you know the wild horses in Theodore Roosevelt National Park have not one, but two, Facebook pages with nearly 450,000 followers? You can learn more about them in today’s news.

And speaking of today’s North Dakota Nice news, it also includes hugs and the Story of the Week. Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 15, 2019

Congratulations to Bismarck barber David Vetter, who is a top 25 finalist in a global hair competition with 311,000 submissions. Follow The Barber’s Wife on Facebook for a link to vote.

And after you’re done, check out today’s North Dakota Nice news – about an unconventional adoption, a unique shopping experience, and robots. Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 14, 2019

Did you know 2,000 recreational vehicles will roll into the North Dakota State Fairgrounds today for a four-day motorhome convention – which will include (in part) presentations on mildew and odor removal, genealogy, microwave cooking, and a keynote by Chesley Sullenberger, who landed an airplane on the Hudson River after a bird strike?

And did you know today’s North Dakota Nice news is about ribs, hearts, and motocross? Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 13, 2019

Did you know the #1-selling ice cream at Mount Rushmore is swirled in from Pride Dairy of Bottineau? It is called Thomas Jefferson Vintage Vanilla Ice Cream because the recipe was written by President Jefferson (you can find it in the Library of Congress) – and Pride Dairy makes it fresh every week.

And did you know today’s North Dakota Nice news has a story 7,000 miles (and 75 years) in the making – along with a stories about magic and giving North Dakotans? Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 12, 2019

Did you know 293,145 people attended the North Dakota State Fair this year? Said General Manager Renae Korslien, ““People from all over have been complimenting it and not just fair-goers. Vendors have told us that even if they don’t make the most money, the people and the environment are just so nice. You know how it is.”

And did you know today’s North Dakota Nice news is about Cowboys, EMTs, and a boy named Deklen? Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 9, 2019

Good luck to 11-year-old Jamison Mutschler of Valley City, who has qualified for the Amateur National Motocross Championship!

And as you start the weekend, check out today’s news – which has puppies, friendship, and (of course) the Story of the Week. Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 8, 2019

Did you know a Wahpeton border collie served in WWII and is the star of a new book entitled “Major: A Soldier Dog?”

And did you know today’s news is about Kolaches, musicians, and books? Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 7, 2019

Did you know Watford City was recently selected as the nicest place in North Dakota by Reader’s Digest? You can read the nomination letter that made it all happen here: https://bit.ly/2OD26bH.

And did you know today’s North Dakota Nice news is about helpful hockey players, 4-H, and Norwegian ancestors? Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 6, 2019

Did you know Minot’s Bella Burckhard competed last weekend in the national Miss Amazing Pageant, which “invests in the strengths of girls and women with disabilities?” Bella is North Dakota’s first-ever Miss Amazing.

And did you know today’s North Dakota Nice news is about cruisin’ in cars, savin’ the bees, and Medora Magic – which is (probably) not what you think? Read on.