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News Minute: Here is the latest North Dakota news from The Associated Press

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BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - Authorities say a man who set himself on fire in Dickinson is in serious condition at a Minnesota hospital. Police say the 33-year-old man doused himself in gasoline on Monday and set himself on fire when he lit a cigarette. He was taken to the Regions Burn Center in St. Paul, Minn.

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - The North Dakota Aeronautics Commission has named Kyle Wanner as the new state aeronautics director. The commission voted unanimously yesterday to hire Wanner. The Mandan native had been interim director of the agency after Larry Taborsky left the position in January.

FARGO, N.D. (AP) - Fargo-area residents will be able to recycle their unwanted electronics next weekend. The city is hosting its annual Electronics Recycling Event on May 3rd at the Solid Waste Facility. Residents from Fargo, West Fargo and rural Cass County will be allowed to recycle televisions, computers and other electronics.

FARGO, N.D. (AP) - Milk production in North Dakota during January, February and March was down 8 percent from the first quarter of 2013. The U.S. Agriculture Department says production during the first three months of 2014 in the state totaled 81 million pounds. That's down from 88 million pounds during the same period a year ago.

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