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Third contender announces bid for Bismarck mayor
Diesel fuel, canola oil spill into river valley along I-29 after semi crash
ND arsonist begged to go back to prison to get mental health treatment
ND man pleads guilty to July gas station shooting
Fargo cops getting more license plate scanners for squad cars
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Hot 3-point shooting sparks UND to men's basketball win over NDSU
Magic end 7-game slide with stunner over Timberwolves
Vikings' Mike Zimmer says defense needs to play better against Eagles
Vikings say there is no curse. Miraculous play has players feeling like team of destiny
Chaves marks new chapter for UND
Commentary: Former NDGOP chairman Gary Emineth considering U.S. Senate run
Letter to the editor: Dreams destroyed or dreams coming true?
Letter to the editor: Criticisms about Trump are nothing new
Commentary: Environmentalists move the goal posts on North Dakota refinery
Letter to the editor: Remember this about the privilege of living in the U.S.
Dianne G. Scott
Phyllis Eileen Bush
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
Freeberg speaks on JAGST at Kiwanis
Germans from Russia group to meet
Roaming Buffalo plans to meet
American Legion Auxiliary to meet
Elkettes hold meeting
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December 24, 2017
Artificial intelligence helps nail 8-planet solar system like our own
Every time we think we're in a class by ourselves, it's only a matter of time. Used to be our solar system had the most planets around a single...
December 24, 2017 - 11:53am
December 3, 2017
AstroBob: What does a comet smell like?
We rarely use our sense of smell in astronomy except for the occasional run-in with a skunk during late night sky sweeping. We can't smell the...
December 3, 2017 - 8:49am
November 19, 2017
ASTRO BOB: Don your spacesuit, we're going for a ride
Earth is just so ... limited. With so many other places to visit in the solar system, why restrict yourself to one planet? You've probably used...
November 19, 2017 - 5:52am
October 22, 2017
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
October 22, 2017 - 3:57pm
September 10, 2017
AstroBob: It's September, time for my Orion fix
Each summer, I look forward to seeing Orion return to the morning sky. Hidden by daylight from May through early August, we share nights instead...
September 10, 2017 - 12:43pm
August 13, 2017
AstroBob: How dark will it get during total eclipse?
August 13, 2017 - 8:30am
August 6, 2017
AstroBob: If you dug a deep enough hole, would end up in China?
Ever wonder what's on the opposite side of the planet from where you live? China maybe? Nothing could be further from the truth. You wouldn't...
August 6, 2017 - 1:29pm
June 4, 2017
AstroBob: Giant star becomes a black hole right before our eyes
Who would ever have thought we'd see a massive star become a black hole just like that? And yet that's the best explanation for the sudden disappearance...
June 4, 2017 - 7:14pm
May 28, 2017
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
DULUTH — Astronauts conducted an emergency spacewalk earlier this week to replace a failed computer that controlled the solar power system,...
May 28, 2017 - 6:06pm
March 12, 2017
AstroBob: Welcome Arcturus!
I really shouldn't be surprised anymore. But I always am when I see the fiery bright star Arcturus appear in the east on midwinter evenings....
March 12, 2017 - 6:12pm
March 5, 2017
AstroBob: A new take on why we hear meteors
Have you ever seen a super-bright meteor and at the same time heard hissing or rustling sounds? Some people claim to hear the sizzle of a bright...
March 5, 2017 - 3:07pm
February 12, 2017
AstroBob: Saturn's got a whole new groove
Stunning. Incredible. Alright, I'll shut up. But it's not easy when the photos are this inspiring. NASA's Cassini spacecraft has just returned...
February 12, 2017 - 1:14pm