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Jimmy Kimmel rips Parkland conspiracy theorists and Trump Jr.
'Bach and The Beatles' concert mixes classic and contemporary
ESPN, FOX pursuing Peyton Manning as prime-time analyst, reports say
Headliners announced for 2018 ND State Fair
New opioid addiction treatment clinic opens in Grand Forks
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
NDSU potato varieties are popular garden choices
Everyone take a deep breath. Your Instant Pot pressure cooker has not been recalled.
Former UND captain Chay Genoway wins Olympic bronze with Canada
American curlers, including UND's Joe Polo, win Olympic gold
Central blanks Red River, advances to state high school hockey title game
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UND gives up three-goal lead, loses to Miami in OT
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Brad Dokken: Two more crazy antler encounters
Rydell candlelight ski event promises to be a real hoot
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Doug Leier: Midwinter waterfowl surveys provide important, big-picture info on ducks and geese
Commentary: Backers of ballot measure to create an ethics commission now maybe don’t want an ethics commission
Letter: As election looms, trust voting records
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Letter: President's job: Protect the Constitution
Letter: Letter-writer was being overly simplistic
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science and nature
February 22, 2018
Where is the middle of nowhere? Glasgow, Montana, data says.
In a triumph of data collection and analysis, a team of researchers based at Oxford University has built the tools necessary to calculate how...
February 22, 2018 - 7:59am
February 18, 2018
ASTRO BOB: The Winter Triangle meets the preposterous monoceros
DULUTH — Chances are you've seen Orion's Belt this winter. It's hard to miss the striking symmetry of those three equally-spaced bright...
February 18, 2018 - 6:00am
February 17, 2018
6-year-old tells NASA to make Pluto a planet again: 'You need to fix this problem for me'
Cara Lucy O'Connor has a concern. Pluto used to be one of the nine planets in the solar system, and it isn't anymore. That's not right, said...
February 17, 2018 - 11:22am
February 16, 2018
The science of winter: Ice more complex than just frozen water
ST. PAUL—Ice seems simple enough: Get water cold enough and it freezes. True, but the science of ice is much more complex, especially when...
February 16, 2018 - 1:37pm
February 15, 2018
ND flu cases decline for second straight week
BISMARCK -- The total number of flu cases in North Dakota has declined for the second week in a row. There were 673 reported cases of influenza...
February 15, 2018 - 4:53pm
Minnesota moose numbers low but stable
DULUTH—Northeastern Minnesota's moose population dropped some during the past year, but it appears to have leveled off after the big declines...
February 15, 2018 - 4:30pm
February 12, 2018
'They ate his body, nearly all of it': Suspected poacher mauled to death, eaten by pride of lions
SOUTH AFRICA - A recent incident in South Africa resulted in the hunter being the hunted. A suspected poacher was mauled to death and eaten by...
February 12, 2018 - 2:24pm
February 10, 2018
Hospitalized veteran with PTSD tells of killing father at Fergus Falls home
ST. PETER, Minn. — Inside the fortified quarters of Minnesota's highest-security psychiatric hospital, Dustin Michael Defiel has spent...
February 10, 2018 - 6:50pm
Flu cases drop slightly in ND, but too soon to tell if its peaked
BISMARCK -- The number of flu cases has dropped slightly across the state but widespread flu is expected to continue for some time, according...
February 10, 2018 - 2:29pm
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
The future is bright for the solar sector in Minnesota, state and industry leaders said this week. Minnesota boasted 4,256 solar jobs in 2017,...
February 10, 2018 - 8:05am
February 7, 2018
As more people learn of their genetic makeup, unexpected African roots emerge
As more Americans take advantage of genetic testing to pinpoint the makeup of their DNA, the technology is coming head-to-head with the country's...
February 7, 2018 - 1:56pm
With Falcon Heavy launch, Elon Musk earns kudos even from competitors
COCOA BEACH, Fla. - Before founding SpaceX in 2002, Elon Musk had a wild plan to fly a plant to Mars. The idea was to show life on the desolate...
February 7, 2018 - 1:13pm
February 5, 2018
'For future generations:' Wildlife advocate organizations seek cooperation in conservation
DICKINSON, N.D.—Wildlife groups and landowners are finding a common purpose, and considerable success, in conservation and land-use efforts....
February 5, 2018 - 5:41pm
February 1, 2018
A 14-year-old killer whale in France has successfully imitated human speech
A 14-year-old killer whale in France has successfully imitated human speech, according to researchers who got her to squeak out convincing versions...
February 1, 2018 - 11:21am
January 30, 2018
Scientists discover 'the Holy Grail of dinosaurs' in Africa
Paleontologist Matthew Lamanna can still remember the day in 2014 when a colleague, Hesham Sallam, emailed him detailed pictures of fossils that...
January 30, 2018 - 3:42pm