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ND education department partners with Microsoft for more computer science classes
Interstate 29 reopens in SD, but no travel advised in southeast, southern Minn.
Hundreds of airline passengers headed to Minneapolis stranded in Fargo by winter storm
Shutdown ends after Democrats agree to trust that McConnell will allow 'dreamer' vote
East Grand Forks woman charged with selling meth, endangering infant child
nation and world
Wild start slow, finish fast in win over Senators
Jimmies roll big over Trojans
Gophers see positives in home respite against Northwestern
Where does UND sit in the NCHC hockey standings?
Twins' Buddy Boshers claimed off waivers by Houston
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Letter to the editor: Roosevelt would celebrate energy revolution in ND
Letter to the editor: Refinery would be good for North Dakota
Letter to the editor: Quick restoration needed of DACA
David Allen Nelson
Connie (Loose) Otto
Teresa Jo Nathan
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
DAKOTA DATEBOOK: Ann Sothern
Community calendar of events for Jan. 21, 2018
Miss America promotes Make-A-Wish at Gala
Miss America supports Make-A-Wish in Jamestown
SAVING A LIFE: Family grateful for CPR in vital first minutes
MARRIAGE LICENSES for Jan. 13, 2018
Births for Jan. 8, 2018
science and nature
January 20, 2018
Two more flu deaths reported in ND
BISMARCK -- Two more flu deaths have been reported in North Dakota, according to the North Dakota Department of Health's weekly flu update....
January 20, 2018 - 3:06pm
January 17, 2018
A fireball that lit up Michigan was likely a meteorite. Finding pieces of it could light up your pocketbook.
People in southeast Michigan witnessed a rare and alarming occurrence Tuesday night, Jan. 16. The skies lit up briefly as a fireball streaked...
January 17, 2018 - 11:47am
January 16, 2018
Pump failure causes huge saltwater spill in northern ND, but dikes hold
BISMARCK -- A pump failure caused a saltwater and oil spill in in Bottineau County in far north-central North Dakota near the Canadian border...
January 16, 2018 - 5:58pm
Produced water spill at UND research center leaks 6,300 gallons in western ND
BISMARCK, N.D. – About 630,000 gallons or 150 barrels of produced water has spilled in western North Dakota after a valve failed on a tank used in a carbon storage study by the University of North Dakota Energy and Environmental Center. Produced water is water trapped in underground...
January 16, 2018 - 5:08pm
January 15, 2018
Hunters brave winter wilderness to hunt coyotes
Though the snow glitters with ice, Kyle Kline crosses it in near silence. Cutting a narrow path through the snow, he moves steadily across the...
January 15, 2018 - 5:11pm
January 14, 2018
Brad Dokken: The outdoors from A to Z, the sequel
A year or so back, I challenged myself to come up with a list of the outdoors from A to Z. That might sound easy enough, but as I got down to...
January 14, 2018 - 6:34am
January 13, 2018
Releases increase at Pipestem Dam
Officials began water releases from the bottom of the lake behind Pipestem Dam last week as part of an effort to improve water quality of the lake, according to Bob Martin, dam manager for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
January 13, 2018 - 6:59am
January 12, 2018
Mitchell company takes part in SDSU project for high efficiency 'passive house'
MITCHELL, S.D. — Energy efficiency is Ed Scherrer's passion. The longtime Minneapolis resident brought his insulation company, InSoFast,...
January 12, 2018 - 11:11pm
ND hospital restricts visitors due to flu virus
MINOT, N.D. -- Trinity Health officials as of noon on Friday, Jan. 12, have limited hospital visitations to due the flu virus. The restrictions...
January 12, 2018 - 2:57pm
January 5, 2018
A new book asks: How long does a dachshund's body really need to be?
In 2016, a German shepherd that won best in breed at a celebrated British dog show "was shown on television crabbing around the ring, her sloping...
January 5, 2018 - 3:03pm
January 3, 2018
Australian children found dozens of eggs in a sandpit, and the contents were alarming
When the first child dug the first egg out of the sand, the possibilities were endless and not all of them were terrifying. Maybe . . . a fluffy...
January 3, 2018 - 7:20am
January 2, 2018
Tapeworms are brainless, spineless, gutless parasites - and this scientist loves them
Janine Caira's lifelong passion began on a beach in Baja California. She was in her 20s, studying for her parasitology PhD at the University...
January 2, 2018 - 7:51pm
December 29, 2017
Mountain lion hunting season closes in western ND
BISMARCK -- North Dakota’s Game and Fish Department has closed the mountain lion hunting season in the western part of the state in Zone 1 immediately. The zone’s late-season harvest limit of either seven total cats or three females was reached Friday morning, Dec. 29, after...
December 29, 2017 - 12:47pm
December 26, 2017
Woman gets $284 billion electric bill, wonders whether it's her Christmas lights
What can you buy with $284 billion? You could own all of Netflix. Or purchase 747 Boeing 747s, with change to spare. Or erase the national debts...
December 26, 2017 - 11:05am
Under Scott Pruitt, a year of tumult and transformation at EPA
WASHINGTON - Since 2010, the Environmental Protection Agency has been embroiled in an enforcement battle with a Michigan-based company accused...
December 26, 2017 - 10:00am