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A core issue: State leaders dedicate expansion to core library on UND campus
Patrol warns residents to be careful at Jamestown rest stops
Patrol: One westbound lane reopens after fatal 3-vehicle crash on I-94 near Alexandria
In last-minute guilty plea, fourth defendant in slaying outside Fargo bar avoids trial
Obama avoids Dakota Access pipeline comment, but urges tribal sovereignty
crime and courts
Scott Swygman leaves behind many miles, a lot of smiles
MONDAY'S LOCAL SCOREBOARD
Playoffs loom as big question for Timberwolves as camp opens
Palmer's last course he had under construction in Minnesota
QUICK HITS: College football, World hockey, College basketball
Who do you think you are?
Drake returns to Billboard's No. 1
How to pick that perfect running shoe
Doulas provide support to mothers before, during and just after birth
Eaglesmith to perform at Empire Arts Center
life & style
Margaret E. (Stensland) Hodnefield
Carol June (Kopperud) Clark
Laurie Skalsky Sams
Beverly A. (Hall) Lee
Julie Ann Venhuizen
Trophy Room: Bob Olsen's first drake mallard
Trophy Room: Patrick Novak's moose
Trophy Room: Ashley Guzal's buck
Time to carry a compass
OUR OPINION: Photos call for action at UND
LETTER: United Way works to reduce poverty in Grand Forks area
LETTER: Anti-smoking programs get little from measure
MIKE JACOBS: UND moves into the Arctic and over the moon
'Grow a pair Lester': ND Department of Health tweets anti-Trump messages during debate
65th Wedding Anniversary
60th Wedding Anniversary
Joseph Kyle Nice
September 14, 2013
DOUG LEIER: Everyone shares responsibility in preventing the spread of ANS
For good reason, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department makes every effort to explain waterfowl hunting rules and regulations that hunters...
September 14, 2013 - 9:20pm
August 7, 2013
Most Minnesotans "very concerned" about Asian carp, poll says
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Conservationists and wildlife advocates used dire language Wednesday in describing the threat Asian carp pose to Minnesota's...
August 7, 2013 - 8:45pm
July 13, 2013
Lake Minnetonka locals reflect on effects of invasive species
ST. PAUL -- The year was 1981, and Dave Runkle had just moved into his Carman Bay lakeshore property along Lake Minnetonka in the St. Paul area. The home was perfect, he said, and the waterfront access onto the lake was clear and pristine. Nearly 30 years later, Runkle said the shore...
July 13, 2013 - 11:52pm
Protecting Leech Lake is top priority
WALKER, Minn. -- In 2004, Eurasian water milfoil was discovered in harbors on the southern shoreline of Leech Lake. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials spot-treated those locations with herbicides in an attempt to contain the invasive plant, and the treatments probably...
July 13, 2013 - 11:46pm
Lakes dealing with invasive species work to continue educating public
BENA, Minn. -- Pat Rooney stands along the shore of his harbor and looks across the water, noting all the areas susceptible to a zebra mussel...
July 13, 2013 - 11:42pm
July 7, 2013
Taking AIM at AIS: Invasive species are on the doorstep in Bemidji
July 7, 2013 - 6:00am
February 28, 2013
Electric Asian carp barrier clears Minnesota legislative committee
ST. PAUL -- State legislators are moving ahead with plans to build an electric barrier in the Mississippi River to stop the spread of Asian carp. A bill instructing the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to contract for design work on an electric barrier at Lock and Dam No....
February 28, 2013 - 1:35am
February 20, 2013
Carp fighters hook invasion solutions in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans fighting Asian carp think they may have temporary and permanent ways to slow the advance of the voracious eater. Organizations...
February 20, 2013 - 4:23pm
February 5, 2013
OUR OPINION: No time to waste on Asian carp
"Carp creep," it's called: The first slide in the U.S. Geological Survey's tracking map shows the situation in 1975. Two red dots show the presence...
February 5, 2013 - 9:09pm
January 15, 2013
Asian carp barrier: disco, electric or lock-out?
January 15, 2013 - 9:59pm
June 30, 2012
Boaters beware: Minnesota fines double for aquatic species
The fine for forgetting to pull your drain plug at a boat landing, allowing a zebra mussel into your boat or leaving weeds hanging on your trailer will double starting Sunday across Minnesota to as much as $500. The move was set by the Minnesota Legislature last year and Department...
June 30, 2012 - 8:27pm
April 8, 2012
War over invasive species prevention spills into Minnesota courts
MINNEAPOLIS -- The ice went out on Christmas Lake in late March, and soon a new gate will go up at its only public boat ramp, signaling the start...
April 8, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
Minnesota Senate passes bill to set up invasive species research center
ST. PAUL The Minnesota Senate voted unanimously Thursday for a Legacy bill that would funnel $1.8 million to the University of Minnesota to set up an aquatic invasive species research center. The bill, sponsored by Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen, R-Alexandria, contains outdoors habitat...
March 23, 2012 - 8:25am
March 12, 2012
Minnesota lawmakers agreeing on limiting invasive species in waters
ST. PAUL From electric barriers to a proposed research center at the University of Minnesota, aquatic-invader legislation is gaining traction at the state Capitol. Millions of state dollars are almost certain to follow. More than a dozen bills have been introduced so far this session...
March 12, 2012 - 9:20am
January 27, 2012
COMMENTARY: Invasive species hit Minnesota politics
ST. PAUL Some of the smallest thinking that occurred in Minnesota on Thursday took place in a tucked-away hearing room at the Capitol. The subject was aquatic invasive species, particularly Asian carp.
January 27, 2012 - 9:36am