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Woman who stole from drowning victim's GoFundMe sentenced for bad checks
Fargo man injured in car-combine crash
Man identified in Walhalla, N.D., crash
Aaron Krauter, former FSA director and politician, returns home to ND family farm
In water or on walls, these handmade paddles are functional art
Forbath kicks six field goals as Vikings top Ravens
Ji ends 8-year drought to win Taiwan Championship
Thomas takes first PGA tourney in South Korea
Numerous blitzes can't knock wheels off the Wentz wagon
ALWAYS IN SEASON: MIKE JACOBS/ Fall often brings wanderers to our area
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AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
Zaleski: One farm TV show is better than the others
Editorial: North Dakota should pass 'Melissa's Law' to allow reciprocity of medical pot
Hauser: Overcoming discouragement
Trandem: Christian eternal worldview vs. humanistic view
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Tickets go on sale for PTFS Christmas show and Weird Al return
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
Carrie Underwood final headliner for 2018 WE Fest
Underwood final headliner for 2018 WE Fest
Music and nerds and ballets - on my! (Oct. 19, 2017)
3D imagery and virtual reality: New tools for finding a home in 2017
Away from Home: Sphinx Observation tower, Bernese Alps, Switzerland
Counting carbs? Today, fat is where it's at
Daughter's love of dress causes issues for parents
Escaping communism: Minn. woman shares story as 'Iron Curtain' film reaches the screen
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2018 Buick Enclave delivers luxury-car style, room and comfort
Daran's Southern Soul Food opens in Fargo
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October 20, 2017
Climate change could spell disaster for coffee, but science may offer a solution.
Centroamericano, a new variety of coffee plant, hasn't sparked the buzz of, say, Starbucks's latest novelty latte. But it may be the coolest...
October 20, 2017 - 12:41pm
October 19, 2017
Applying science to life, students release monarch butterflies into the wild
CLOQUET, Minn. — A seventh-grade Cloquet Middle School science class laughed with glee as they sent their monarch butterflies into the...
October 19, 2017 - 12:25pm
October 18, 2017
With more Minnesota wolves, and more attacks on livestock, program out of cash
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.—With a rising population of wolves and more of them attacking livestock and pets, a federal program to trap and kill problem wolves in northern Minnesota has run out of money. While Great Lakes-region wolves are currently protected under the federal Endangered...
October 18, 2017 - 9:46pm
October 16, 2017
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Shrimp, wine and hemp. Minnesota farmers are more likely to grow commodity crops such as corn, soybeans and wheat, but some people aren't satisfied...
October 16, 2017 - 8:51pm
Letter: Factory hog farm threatens Devils Lake
Taylor Aasmundstad and Daniel Julson, owners of the proposed confined hog factory, do you realize what you're doing to the Devils Lake region community? Do you care about the impact this will have on future generations? Lake Region Concerned Citizens is a grassroots group who opposes...
October 16, 2017 - 5:30pm
Letter: Factory hog farms could turn ND into polluted Iowa
A factory hog operation has been proposed less than 1 mile from the Devils Lake shore. Yearly, this facility would house over 100,000 pigs and...
October 16, 2017 - 11:18am
October 15, 2017
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
PITTSBURGH — A journalist is supposed to ask questions. On rare occasions, when we're especially brave or foolish (or both), we invite readers to submit questions for us to ask in their stead. That's what I did during the recent annual convention of the Society of Environmental...
October 15, 2017 - 2:47pm
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
DULUTH — When five people gather next year to determine the destiny of the Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline, their task will be to...
October 15, 2017 - 6:00am
October 13, 2017
Environmentalists' comments on miners draw fire from Iron Range
VIRGINIA, Minn. — Comments made to The New York Times Magazine by environmental leaders Becky Rom and Reid Carron were condemned by Iron Range and statewide leaders Friday, Oct. 13, who called their depiction of miners disrespectful to the working class. Rom and Carron were...
October 13, 2017 - 8:02pm
October 12, 2017
Red River, Poplar River improve, but Minnesota's impaired waters list grows
DULUTH, Minn. — Another 618 waterways in Minnesota — both lakes and segments of streams — are being added to the state list...
October 12, 2017 - 3:23pm
October 11, 2017
Letter: Easter Island's habitat can teach us a valuable lesson
I have memories of paging through a National Geographic magazine displaying photographs of Easter Island (Rapa Nui) and its Moai idols, mammoth statues created by the island's ancient inhabitants.
October 11, 2017 - 6:34pm
Enbridge pushes back on need for Line 3 oil pipeline replacement
DULUTH, Minn. — In the tug-of-war over the proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement across northern Minnesota, Enbridge on Wednesday, Oct....
October 11, 2017 - 6:22pm
October 10, 2017
EPA's Pruitt signs proposed rule to unravel Clean Power Plan
WASHINGTON -- EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt issued a proposed rule Tuesday that would repeal sweeping regulation aimed at curbing greenhouse...
October 10, 2017 - 3:57pm
October 9, 2017
Commentary: Sen. Heitkamp played politics and ended up giving Obama a big win for his environmental legacy
How has Senator Heidi Heitkamp managed to be the only Democrat elected on North Dakota’s statewide ballot since 2008? She invests a lot of...
October 9, 2017 - 9:27am
October 5, 2017
Notes from closed meeting show how feds aim to weaken environmental laws
WASHINGTON - Near the end of September, officials at the Interior Department bureau that oversees hundreds of millions of acres of public land hosted a conference with state, county and local government representatives to discuss ways to loosen environmental rules.
October 5, 2017 - 10:14am