Nice news of the day – October 31, 2019

Happy Halloween!

Did you know Mary Stark Elementary in Mandan has set up a food pantry to help students and their families keep their bellies full? It’s open every Wednesday before and after school and is tucked away in a portable classroom so people can remain anonymous.

And did you know today’s news has some stats on free lunches, a SUPER fan, and a pretty sweet Halloween joke that you can totally tell your friends? Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 30, 2019

Did you know North Dakota recently received The Attorney General’s Award for Fraud Prevention for the state’s efforts to combat fraud against the elderly and most vulnerable?

And did you know today’s news is about some Germans in North Dakota, a lifesaving Dakotan, and a custom casket? Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 29, 2019

Happy birthday to Olga Hovet of Watford City, who turned 100 this month!

And did you know today’s news has a DIY heated gazebo, Chevy Camaro, and poetry? Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 28, 2019

Did you know the Fargo Mini Marathon ended with the Scoobtober Dog Run, with over 100 dogs (and their owners) participating?

And did you know today’s news is about an up-and-coming Viking, the World Series, and pink beer? Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 25, 2019

Congratulations to UND faculty member Susan Felege, who has been named Advisor of the Year by the national Wildlife Society for the SECOND time in three years!

And Happy Friday! Today’s news is about a ton (more like 3.5) of donations, Bill Brien, and the Story of the Week. Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 24, 2019

If you live in Morton or Burleigh County, AID Inc. is looking for donations for food baskets and holiday gifts for kids in the area. You can learn more at aidincnd.com.

And if you like nice news, today’s news is about sugar beets, aviation, and bees. Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 23, 2019

Did you know that it’s National Pasta Month? Time to make a noodle casserole for your favorite grain farmer as a thank you!

But before you do, check out today’s news – about helpful kids, Army Sgt. 1st Class Jared Smith, and sewing. Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 22, 2019

Did you know North Dakota National Guard’s Company A, 164th Engineer Battalion was recently awarded the Valorous Unit Award for their actions during Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2005-2006?

And did you know today’s news is about the next generation of sauerkraut, giving farmers some love, and okapi? Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 21, 2019

Did you know the North Dakota Outdoor Heritage Fund is now taking applications for projects that will create fish and wildlife habitat, improve water, soil, or plant diversity, and enhance conservation?

And did you know today’s news is about a very, very important invention, the Bison on a national stage, and awesome kids? Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 18, 2019

Did you know that there were seven children’s choral festivals that took place around North Dakota last weekend so as to “Surround the State in Song?”

And did you know today’s news has not one, not two, but THREE Stories of the Week – from Brocket, Aneta, and Minot? Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 17, 2019

Did you know a zombie horror movie called “Greywood’s Plot” was filmed in Devils Lake and will be premiering at the Twin Cities Film Festival on Friday?

And did you know today’s news is about a Little Pantry, a strikingly-good time, and the Johnson family? Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 16, 2019

It’s been a tough harvest this year, so please take some time to spread a little North Dakota Nice to all of our wonderful area farmers that work so hard all year to #FeedTheWorld.

And don’t forget to check out today’s nice news – about pumpkins, a parade, and Helping Hands. Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 15, 2019

Did you know Bismarck was recently ranked the best state capital in which to live in the nation? The ranking was based on safety, housing prices, school districts, and cost of living.

And did you know today’s news is about a literal and figurative short film competition, a bright and shiny Hillsboro, and free tuition. Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 14, 2019

Love the “Band of Brothers” book or miniseries? George Luz Jr., son of George Luz, will be at the Heritage Center on October 16 to talk about Easy Company.

And love North Dakota? Check out today’s news – about a wheel-y great book club, a game show contestant, and a national artist. Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 11, 2019

Did you know North Dakota has been named one of the top most tax-friendly states in the U.S., meaning we pay less tax than most of the country?

And did you know today’s North Dakota Nice news has books, bikes, and the Story of the Week? Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 10, 2019

Congratulations to Rivinius Ranch, the North Dakota Stockmen’s Rancher of the Year! You can read more about their operation in the news.

And if your dream is to become a rancher, FARRMS is ready to teach you how to do it. You can learn about their program, as well as the latest in tribal inclusion and search and rescue in today’s news. Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 9, 2019

Did you know Dickinson State University’s Dr. Holly Gruhlke has been awarded the Mountain-Plains University Business Teacher of the Year Award?

And you today’s North Dakota Nice news is about a lefse master, a barrelful of sauerkraut, and a worth veteran? Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 8, 2019

Did you know North Dakota has the highest percentage of businesses owned by millennials in the U.S.?

And speaking of Millennials, today’s North Dakota Nice news is about growing our own entrepreneurs, a nationwide pilot program here at home, and welding women. Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 7, 2019

Did you know North Dakota has been ranked the best state in the nation for teachers? And speaking of teachers, congratulations to Sara Medalen, North Dakota Teacher of the Year!

And speaking of awesomeness, today’s North Dakota Nice news has the story of a great school day, a North Dakota author, and a pretty amazing gift. Read on.

Nice news of the day – October 4, 2019

Congratulations to Sterling’s Heather Lang, named 2019 Country Woman of the Year!

And Happy Friday! Today’s news has seed bombs, Norwegians, and the Story of the Week. Read on.