Buy me some peanuts and Whiskey Jacks | NNoTW June 17, 2021

Our nine-year-old played two sets of double-headers last Friday and Saturday.  On Sunday, we naturally decided to detox after hours upon hours of baseball by taking our two sons and a friend to a Wheat City Whiskey Jacks baseball game.  The Whiskey Jacks played the Badlands Big Sticks at Kraft Field, which is apparently known to our family as “that place with the concession stand” because the boys ate their way through the entire experience.

North Dakota Nice News of the Week | August 6, 2020

Time to go sunflower chasing! According to the USDA, more than 20% of North Dakota’s sunflowers are blooming – and you can find a map of the best views at

But before you go, check out this week’s news – about restaurant bros, Whispering Oaks, and 100,000 masks. Read on.

Nice news of the week – April 30, 2020

All of our North Dakota food banks are being stretched thin as more and more people need their services.  If you can, deliver up some North Dakota Nice by donating non-perishables and hygiene products!

And speaking of North Dakota Nice, this week’s news is about a family that cleans together, a gaggle of lawyers, and beans beans the musical fruit.  Read on.

Nice news of the day – August 2, 2019

Last year, 1.3M tourists visited North Dakota’s state parks and events. Did you know the state is on track to exceed those numbers this year?

And did you know today’s news is about budding entrepreneurs, helpful hands – and, of course, the story of the week? Read on.

Nice news of the day – June 14, 2019

Did you know the critical access hospitals in Cando, Carrington, Linton, and Wishek have been named four of the top 20 best rural facilities in the nation?

And if you love space and want to see it come to a library near you, better check out today’s news. 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:

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