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July 11, 2018
Lake Sakakawea begins to drop
RIVERDALE, N.D. – Extensive runoff from a combination of melting mountain snowpack and rainfall over the Missouri River drainage caused a rush of water to enter Lake Sakakawea the past several weeks. The surge pushed the level of Lake Sakakawea to less than a foot from spilling....
July 11, 2018 - 4:52pm
July 6, 2018
Bitten in the Badlands: A dog’s brush with a rattler
MEDORA, N.D. -- It was a gorgeous day for a hike in the Badlands. Not too hot, with some moody clouds that made the sky interesting and the sun...
July 6, 2018 - 7:00pm
Work continues to move southwestern Minn. bog
WILLMAR, Minn.—Efforts were underway Friday morning, July 6, to move a bog on Norway Lake in northern Kandiyohi County. The bog is currently...
July 6, 2018 - 2:23pm
June 23, 2018
Pelican island: Birds nest at Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge
CHASE LAKE NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE, N.D.—Nearly 40,000 birds are nesting this year on a 14-acre island that formed over the past two decades...
June 23, 2018 - 6:05am
June 22, 2018
How prepared is the world for next epidemic? Tool shows most countries are not.
Public health officials and business leaders like Bill Gates have long warned that the world is not ready for the next pandemic. Now an initiative...
June 22, 2018 - 10:01am
June 21, 2018
Koko, the beloved gorilla that learned to communicate using sign language, has died
Koko, a beloved gorilla that learned to communicate with humans and then stole their hearts, has died. The Gorilla Foundation said the 46-year-old celebrity ape - a western lowland gorilla - died in her sleep this week at the organization's preserve in Northern California. The Gorilla...
June 21, 2018 - 12:43pm
June 17, 2018
Ecuadorian Amazon is a watery paradise
CUYABENO WILDLIFE RESERVE, Ecuador — If I close my eyes, I can still feel the warm, tropical breeze blowing across my face as our cigar-shaped...
June 17, 2018 - 9:15am
June 14, 2018
Only one peregrine hatches in Grand Forks this spring
GRAND FORKS—There could be more, but by all indications, only one peregrine falcon chick hatched in the nest box atop the UND water tower, where patriarch Marv and a new female of unknown origin set up shop this spring. "The good news is we have one baby; the bad news is we...
June 14, 2018 - 6:03pm
June 7, 2018
Buxton, N.D., residents cleaning up after storm tears through town
BUXTON, ND — A North Dakota storm left a neighborhood to clean up after the high winds. Trees were down, and power was cut. "It was just...
June 7, 2018 - 6:58am
June 6, 2018
River of lava destroys hundreds of homes in Hawaii, including one owned by mayor, officials say
The molten lava on the island of Hawaii has destroyed what officials said may be hundreds of homes, including a vacation home of the island's...
June 6, 2018 - 7:31am
June 4, 2018
Volcano erupts in Guatemala, killing at least 25, injuring dozens more, officials say
A volcano erupted in Guatemala Sunday, June 3, spewing ash and sending streams of lava into rural areas, where at least 25 people were reportedly killed, according to the Associated Press and local officials.
June 4, 2018 - 7:23am
May 18, 2018
Commentary: The unexpected pleasures of running in the rain
I wasn't sure I wanted to go. A steady rain tapped on the porch roof. The temperature was 37 degrees on this early May morning. But I had told...
May 18, 2018 - 7:08am
April 30, 2018
A Yellowstone geyser has experienced unusual eruptions lately, and scientists can't explain why
The Steamboat Geyser at Yellowstone National Park can spout 300 feet of scalding water into the air, a feature of the world's tallest active...
April 30, 2018 - 11:14am
March 28, 2018
New peregrine in town in Grand Forks
There's a new female peregrine in town—possibly the second to show up at the UND water tower since Sunday—vying for the affections of Marv the male, but she's not Terminator, the matriarch of local peregrines since 2008 when nesting first was documented in Grand Forks....
March 28, 2018 - 5:00pm
March 16, 2018
Taming the mighty Mississippi: Troubles run deep in changing national waterway
ALONG THE RIVER - The Mississippi runs the spine of America, touching 10 states and draining waters from 21 more, a vast waterway with a rich...
March 16, 2018 - 10:59am