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hog housing

hog housing  attrib.— «That wasn’t what Sen. Joel Heitkamp, D-Hankinson, prime sponsor of the bill, originally wrote when it was introduced. He proposed converting the WSI board to an advisory body and returning authority to the governor...

jianzi

jianzi  n.— «Before classes started one recent morning, sixth-graders circled around an object dominated by neon-colored feathers. Cheers intensified as groups stretched their limbs to keep the small object from hitting the floor. The game...

windshield time

windshield time  n.— «The Ward County Commission drafted a resolution by a 4-1 vote, with Lee dissenting, in support of the judge coming in to Minot from Stanley. Judge Robert Holte, who currently hears cases in Minot, had been based in...

rib-eye in the sky

rib-eye in the sky  n.— «Baker needs to do a little more research as the crane is in fact a hunted species in nine of ten states in the central flyway from North Dakota to Texas. There they are plentiful and determined to be consumptive...

hit-and-run bag

hit-and-run bag  n.— «Reynolds also said “it’s important to have a kit—a hit-and-run bag as he called it—you can grab if you’re told to evacuate or have to get out of your house.”» —“Ready for the unthinkable” by Dave...

torpedo

torpedo  n.— «The I-80 in Nevada has become known as the “pee bottle corridor.” In North Dakota, one official estimates road crews are covered in a golden shower 20 to 40 times a year by the containers—also dubbed...