Christmas Movies, North Dakota Nice’d

Movies like “It’s a Wonderful Life” and “A Christmas Story” imbue the Midwestern spirit; but what if some of our other holiday favorites took place in the land of North Dakota Nice?  Would “A Christmas Carol” be as magical if it took place in Jamestown and not London?  Let’s find out.

Living the Best Dakota / by Amanda

With talk of Canada separating into two countries and an American presidential election looming, it’s time we North Dakotans have a serious conversation about merging with our lovely compadres to the South. A state filled with nice people, national landmarks, and, of course, ranch dressing. That’s right: Arizona.

Nice news of the day – October 24, 2018

Did you know that World’s Largest Buffalo monument is located at Frontier Village in Jamestown? Of course you did!

However, you may not yet know about what’s going on in the world of yurts, inmate iPads, and Kindness Rocks. Better read today’s Nice ND News.

Nice news of the day – September 1, 2018

Topping the nation, 91% of North Dakota middle and high schools have lunchtime salad bars

Susan Kolstad finds a new type of teaching with Survivorship Program

“Everything stays local with Dickinson people helping Dickinson people;” Bakken Inflatable 5K raises money and spirits

Nice news of the day – August 29, 2018

Julia and Matt Jacques kick off first annual PDHD 5k

“North Dakota work ethic” awarded in national ranking

Jamestown welcomes new students at 11th annual Community Block Party

Nice news of the day – August 28, 2018

Hunger Free North Dakota Garden Project provides 2.5 million pounds of food to those in need

Truck and tractor pulls, pony brake, and Daryl’s Racing Pigs help keep the history of threshing alive

Williston ranks #36 of the top places young people are moving in the U.S.

Nice news of the day – August 22, 2018

North Dakota a top-10 state for women’s equality

“Conehead Coupons” encourage Grand Forks kids to wear their helmets

Cato Institute names North Dakota one of the freest states

Nice news of the day – July 25, 2018

News from Outside ND: North Dakota ranks #5 in well-being poll

‘Every man in the world wants to be a cowboy’: Cowboy Lyle remembered

Bismarck is the 6th best place in the US to rent

Nice news of the day – July 17, 2018

Minot celebrates 30th year of fishing derby made just for kids

Pisek welcomes Consulate General of the Czech Republic

News from outside of ND: Midwest is best

Volunteer Doug Wurtz creates “in a box” ND history series

Nice news of the day – July 16, 2018

North Dakota named one of the best financial environments for millennials

North Dakotans rescue Neal McCoy’s tour bus

Fargo, West Fargo Police compete in lip-sync challenge

Bush Foundation awards Robin David $100,000 fellowship for work with New Americans