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The contested Confederate roots of Memorial Day
Some emergency responders embrace specialized license plates in ND, other volunteers wary of the cost
Is North Dakota's K-12 funding formula fair to both growing and shrinking school districts?
Expert: Transparency vital to presidential searches
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DeRosier clan hits 70th anniversary of fishing trip
'FLY HIGH, 37': Jamestown Speedway hosts Jeff Carpenter tribute
Metanire's first MLS goal lifts Minnesota over Houston
Twins are raking, so Nelson Cruz is being patient with left wrist
Twins bury White Sox for ninth win in 10 games
Commentary: New perspective from a broken pipe
Swift: For 20 years, yoga was a no-go... until now
Port: North Dakota’s pro-marijuana movement has fractured making legalization far less likely
Shaw: The unethical implementation of the North Dakota ethics measure
Bravo to L’Amour walking tour
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Donald "Donny" Brunner
Raymond G. Nelson
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
Memorial Day programs planned around the region
Community calendar of events for May 25, 2019
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Births for May 21, 2019
Births for May 17, 2019
Births for May 15, 2019
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Marriage licenses for April 20, 2019
May 22, 2019
Tick population is booming. Is climate change to blame? Will tick-borne diseases increase?
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports the number of tick-borne diseases is increasing at a record pace while the geographic...
May 22, 2019 - 12:33pm
Elusive red sprites, like glowing jellyfish in the night sky, photographed in Oklahoma
Have you ever seen a giant red jellyfish light up the night sky for a split second? If you have, you're not imagining things. You've just witnessed...
April 22, 2019 - 1:34pm
April 16, 2019
Electric utilities still at war with public enemy No. 1: Squirrels
Early in Michael Hyland's career, when he worked with electric power crews in New Hampshire, word got back to him that a customer was upset after...
April 16, 2019 - 1:30pm
April 11, 2019
Commentary: Digging into our planet's history
These are the days of miracles and wonders, as Paul Simon once sang. News of one such marvel took me on a bright spring morning to the paleontology...
April 11, 2019 - 1:36pm
January 26, 2019
Wilebski’s Evergreen Acres in Minn. a haven for wildlife and nature enthusiasts
KITTSON COUNTY, Minn. -- It’s a brutally cold January day, but signs of life continue to stir at Wilebski’s Evergreen Acres. Redpolls, chickadees,...
January 26, 2019 - 6:01pm
December 7, 2018
'Make better choices': Endangered Hawaiian monk seals keep getting eels stuck up their noses and scientists want them to stop
A relaxed-looking juvenile Hawaiian monk seal lounges near a sandy white beach on some green foliage. Its eyes are half-closed and it has a serene...
December 7, 2018 - 11:51am
December 6, 2018
World's first honey bee vaccine seeks to save dying pollinators
A growing number of honey bees die each year due to pesticides, vanishing habitats, poor nutrition and climate change, with potentially disastrous...
December 6, 2018 - 9:46am
November 18, 2018
Veeder: A song for a new season
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- If I could fill my page with words to make up an ending to each season that has given us her all — glorious orange sunsets...
November 18, 2018 - 10:00am
October 8, 2018
Burgum to declare 2018 the 'Year of the Bird' in North Dakota
BISMARCK — Gov. Doug Burgum will announce 2018 as the "Year of the Bird" in North Dakota with an official proclamation set for 4:45 p.m....
October 8, 2018 - 5:01pm
September 25, 2018
Court restores federal protections to Yellowstone-area grizzly bears
A U.S. District Court judge restored federal protections on Monday to about 700 grizzly bears living in and around Yellowstone National Park,...
September 25, 2018 - 10:34am
August 27, 2018
'Do not disturb' the monk seals, warn Hawaiian signs. Alabama tourist learns they mean it.
Prominent warning signs litter the pristine white sand beaches of Kauai, Hawaii. "Do not disturb." "Please do not approach." The words are also...
August 27, 2018 - 9:29am
July 20, 2018
A small grasshopper didn’t seem to mind a light rain shower Thursday as is clings to a plant leaf in a garden in Jamestown. John M. Steiner...
July 20, 2018 - 7:10am
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 7, 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...
July 7, 2018 - 8:19am
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