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Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as need for diversity in workforce grows
Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
Cost an obstacle for body camera usage in Fargo-Moorhead area
White Earth Reservation receives state grant to fight 'food desert' problem with food truck
Rain before harvest: Soggy, slow-moving storm over weekend hampers farmers in SD
crime and courts
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Out and about: Greenway Takeover revs up on Thursday
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Marilyn Hagerty: Signs of fall are everywhere
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Health Matters: What causes acute respiratory distress?
Marilyn Hagerty: The Ranch offers supper club ambience of years past
Lynx rally after awful start but lose 85-84 in Game 1 of WNBA Finals
Sam Cook: Damp weather, lots of foliage slow grouse opener
Twins power past terrible Tigers
Vikings best Tampa Bay 34-17
Kolpack: University of South Dakota's financial investment in football already paying off
Margery "Marge" Claessens
Nannette "Nan" Cicha
James (Jimmy) Foss
Marian G. McWalter
Lois E. Peterson
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Accidents shed light on tree stand safety
From on the air to on the water
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: DNR accepts applications for Lake of the Woods input panel, North Dakota youth pheasant weekend set for Sept. 30-Oct. 1 etc.
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
Veeder: How I spent an unexpected dose of free time
Port: It's time to change the way we govern the North Dakota University System
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
New resident: Happy to be in Grand Forks
Friends mourn Wyoming men killed in Saturday plane crash near Thief River Falls
September 22, 2017
Former Alexandria couple rides out Hurricane Irma on Caribbean island of St. Martin
ST. MARTIN — David Townsend stood on the back of a battered pickup truck on the Caribbean island of St. Martin, watching as a U.S. Air...
September 22, 2017 - 6:32am
September 20, 2017
Death toll rises to 9 in South Florida nursing home that overheated
A ninth patient from a South Florida nursing home that overheated during power outages following Hurricane Irma died on Tuesday, according to police. The death of Carlos Canal, the ninth patient, occurred nearly a week after the nursing home in Hollywood, Florida, became the focus...
September 20, 2017 - 7:09am
September 15, 2017
Northland power crews earn praise for hurricane work
DULUTH, Minn. — The name on the trucks did not go unnoticed by Florida residents. "Minnesota here to help save the day in Miami!" one person...
September 15, 2017 - 10:06pm
23-member ND health-care team helping in Florida Keys
BISMARCK, N.D. – A North Dakota Department of Health medical response team has been deployed to hurricane-ravaged Florida. The 23-member team from the Emergency Preparedness & Response section is comprised of paramedics, registered nurses and EMTs.
September 15, 2017 - 3:42pm
Akili, a male okapi, arrives in Minot as a hurricane evacuee
MINOT, N.D. — Help hurries in when weather is at its worst. Preparations at Roosevelt Park Zoo in Minot for an okapi have been months...
September 15, 2017 - 10:20am
September 13, 2017
As Irma bore down, a Marriott rescue ship left people on the dock because they weren't hotel guests
The hundreds of people waiting on the dock in St. Thomas on Friday night had just survived a hit from Hurricane Irma that had crippled the airport and devastated pretty much every building not made of concrete. Supplies of food and water were dwindling. Electricity was spotty. And...
September 13, 2017 - 6:50am
September 12, 2017
'We got lucky': Former Grand Forks Air Force Base resident recalls weathering Hurricane Irma’s wrath
From raging prairie blizzards in Grand Forks to tornadoes in Missouri and 50 below zero in Alaska, Rich Thorpe has weathered Mother Nature's...
September 12, 2017 - 9:41am
September 11, 2017
Why Hurricane Irma wasn't far worse, and how close it came to catastrophe
Hurricane Irma has wrought havoc all over Florida and is no slouch of a storm. But, while extremely costly, it may not rank among the state's...
September 11, 2017 - 2:56pm
NFL pondering change for Titans-Jaguars game
The NFL announced Monday, Sept. 11, that a decision on where Sunday's game between the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans will be played...
September 11, 2017 - 2:54pm
Minn. Air National Guard assisting in Irma efforts
ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Air National Guard has sent 41 airmen in recent days to help aid efforts after Hurricane Irma. Six Soldiers from the...
September 11, 2017 - 2:47pm
Florida sheriff sued after threatening to scour hurricane shelters for criminals
In the anxious days leading up to Hurricane Irma's landfall in Florida, first responders flooded social media with information about safety and...
September 11, 2017 - 12:18pm
Irma weakens to tropical storm, batters Florida with powerful winds as it heads north
KEY WEST, Fla. - Hurricane Irma pushed swelling seas toward the populous Tampa Bay area on Monday as the giant vortex of rain and wind lost some...
September 11, 2017 - 10:24am
September 10, 2017
Hurricane Irma to batter Florida Peninsula through the night
MIAMI — Extremely dangerous Hurricane Irma first crashed into the Florida Keys on Sunday morning and then made a second landfall on Marco...
September 10, 2017 - 6:54pm
September 9, 2017
Rush Limbaugh indicates he's evacuating Palm Beach days after suggesting Hurricane Irma is fake news
Rush Limbaugh recently claimed that the media is manufacturing unwarranted panic about Hurricane Irma as part of a plot to hype climate change,...
September 9, 2017 - 8:37am
September 8, 2017
Hurricane Irma takes toll on former northern Minnesota residents
Tiffany Cummings may seem to be defying common sense by remaining in Florida as Hurricane Irma approaches, but to the Florida Keys resident from...
September 8, 2017 - 10:10pm