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Some Grand Forks leaders OK with Fargo tax incentives for FedEx
Semi rolls, spills diesel into ditch along I-29 near Manvel
Pembina County JDA taps tourism, younger families to attract visitors and businesses
crime and courts
UND FOOTBALL: Fighting Hawks pick up first three 2017 commitments
GGFSC Storm vs. Tri City Ice Photo gallery
RACING: Dobmeier breaks his own sprint record
Phelps hoping Rio swansong hits the right notes
UND FOOTBALL: Fighting Hawks release new jersey option
Planning a backyard wedding perfect for DIY couple
BOOKNOTES: 'Eve of a Hundred Midnights,' 'The Useful Book: 201 Life Skills They Used to Teach in Home Ec and Shop,' 'Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream'
Summer Performing Arts at Red River debut Mary Poppins
Mike Rosmann: Spanking makes children more defiant, aggressive, study shows
HEALTH MATTERS: One test is not enough to solve health problems
life & style
Doris Marie Jeffrey
Clara A. Ganyo
Marvin Henry Johnson
Group on northern Minnesota lake rescues young bald eagle tangled in rope
Consider the catfish
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Cuckoos more likely to be heard than seen
Openings remain for Cats Incredible tourney
Nice Fish: Troy Bazey's 26-inch walleye
ROB PORT: Wind power is destabilizing our power grid
LETTER: Missing from conventions, and much missed by voters: Civility
LETTER: Republicans commit terrifying blunder by nominating Trump
LETTER: 'Buddy benches' enhance Grand Forks school playgrounds
Froma Harrop: Cure to some VA waits creates new problems
50th Wedding Anniversary
January 20, 2016
2015 was officially the warmest year ever recorded, NOAA and NASA report
The warmest year on Earth since records have been kept ended with the warmest month above average since records have been kept, the National...
January 20, 2016 - 1:29pm
December 18, 2015
Antarctic project with Minnesota ties has fast ice drill for climate research
An Antarctic research project with close ties to the University of Minnesota Duluth has reached a major milestone in its quest to gather new...
December 18, 2015 - 2:30pm
December 8, 2015
Polar explorer urges action on climate change, a global issue
Some of what made polar explorer Will Steger famous is gone. In 1986, Steger led the first confirmed dogsled journey to the North Pole without...
December 8, 2015 - 9:38pm
December 7, 2015
Polar explorer Will Steger to speak Tuesday evening at UND
Will Steger, polar explorer and climate educator, is speaking at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the UND Memorial Union ballroom in Grand Forks. Steger...
December 7, 2015 - 7:46pm
December 1, 2015
Lake Bemidji's late freeze is the new normal, pushing back ice fishing
BEMIDJI—Snow and wind this week might keep Lake Bemidji from finishing its freeze. The sheets of ice spreading mostly over the east side of...
December 1, 2015 - 6:30pm
November 13, 2015
Union workers voice support; protesters cite climate as protests begin pipeline hearing
BOONE, Iowa — A turnstile of more than 200 people — by design, half in favor and half opposed — spoke in two-minute increments...
November 13, 2015 - 5:30pm
November 6, 2015
Weather Talk: NASA climate study causes stir
A study published by NASA last week has created a new stir in the climate debate. But as usual, the stir is mainly fodder for the...
November 6, 2015 - 6:00pm
September 22, 2015
In clash with pope's climate call, U.S. Church leases drilling rights
Casting the fight against climate change as an urgent moral duty, Pope Francis in June urged the world to phase out highly-polluting fossil ...
September 22, 2015 - 7:30pm
August 12, 2015
Pope's climate push at odds with U.S. Catholic oil investments
Pope Francis heartened environmentalists around the world in June when he urged immediate action to save the planet from the effects of climate...
August 12, 2015 - 3:15pm
July 7, 2015
Study urges 10 climate actions to curb warming, lift GDP
More efficient energy use and investments in greener cities are among 10 measures that can help the world to slow global warming while also spurring economic growth, an international report said on Tuesday.
July 7, 2015 - 6:45pm
May 1, 2015
California water plan has less money for environmental restoration
A controversial plan to divert water from above a key California watershed, pushed hard by Governor Jerry Brown as a vital new anchor for the...
May 1, 2015 - 4:30pm
February 19, 2015
Climatologist: Lack of snow will mean dry spring for N.D.
North Dakota is the "land of climatic extreme," which complicates his job, the state climatologist said. But the state, dry already, could...
February 19, 2015 - 7:32pm
February 2, 2015
A challenge of climate change: The high cost of living with it
A farmer in western Minnesota recently installed a new heating and cooling system to keep nearly a thousand sows eating and gaining weight during summers that have grown warmer. The Minneapolis Health Department established a comprehensive heat-warning system that kicks in during...
February 2, 2015 - 6:00am
Climate Change in Minnesota: More heat, more big storms
St. Patrick's Day 2012 was the crowning moment of one of Minnesota's mildest winters: Jubilant parade spectators wore flip flops, Miss Shamrock...
February 2, 2015 - 5:30am
January 26, 2015
January thaw in Grand Forks could be due to El Niño, but it’s too early to tell
The last two weeks have been absolutely beautiful in Grand Forks, unless you happen to be a snowman or snowmobiler (LINK 1). "This is terrible,"...
January 26, 2015 - 10:19pm