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April 1, 2020
Astronaut Karen Nyberg, a UND grad, retires from NASA
HOUSTON — Astronaut Karen Nyberg, a Minnesota native and University of North Dakota graduate, has retired from NASA after three decades at...
23 hours 59 min ago
March 31, 2020
Authorities kill mountain lion near West Fargo park
WEST FARGO — A mountain lion spotted near a West Fargo park was killed Tuesday, March 31 by authorities after it was deemed to be displaying...
March 31, 2020 - 1:41pm
March 29, 2020
Large, destructive tornado strikes Jonesboro, Ark., leaving behind 'severe' damage
On a Saturday in which an outbreak of severe weather was predicted for the Midwest, a violent tornado ripped through Jonesboro, Arkansas, causing extensive damage.The large twister tore through the south side of the city of over 75,000 people just after 5 p.m. local time.The National...
March 29, 2020 - 4:48pm
March 27, 2020
Despite a human pandemic, Red River Zoo welcomes new addition
FARGO — In the midst of a human pandemic comes a bright spot from the animal kingdom here. The Red River Zoo has welcomed a female Bactrian...
March 27, 2020 - 4:17pm
March 23, 2020
In spring, Duluth is bald eagle capital of the world
DULUTH — Frank Nicoletti was looking out over the Duluth harbor when he noticed something in the distance. “Three balds. Out above the bridge....
March 23, 2020 - 6:00am
March 4, 2020
Nitrate levels on the rise in Minnesota drinking water, group says
ST. PAUL — A new report by a Washington, D.C.-based environmental group found that nitrate levels in some Minnesota public drinking water systems...
March 4, 2020 - 5:45pm
March 3, 2020
Bengal tiger dies at Wahpeton zoo
WAHPETON, N.D. — A 16-year-old Bengal tiger who had been at Wahpeton's Chahinkapa Zoo since June 2003 died Tuesday, March 3, the zoo said in...
March 3, 2020 - 4:21pm
March 2, 2020
Duluth couple's plan to develop 'snow-worthy' solar panels advances in Department of Energy competition
DULUTH — A snowy winter has put a significant damper on the output of the solar panels Karl Wagner and Danielle Rhodes installed on the roof...
March 2, 2020 - 8:00pm
February 16, 2020
Fish skin used as experimental skin graft for injured Minnesota dog
BLAINE, Minn. — Petey has suffered a lot in his five years. The Jack Russell Terrier mix was run over by a Bobcat skid-steer last fall, leaving...
February 16, 2020 - 8:08pm
Camera trap photographer captures stunning wildlife images
TETTEGOUCHE STATE PARK — Ryan Pennesi has a favorite spot in this North Shore park where he hit the jackpot with wildlife sightings. Well,...
February 16, 2020 - 7:00am
February 11, 2020
Want a green Valentine's Day gift? Don't buy chocolate. Or roses
In terms of carbon footprint, which is best to give my partner for Valentine's Day: chocolate or roses? Before I offer romantic advice to strangers...
February 11, 2020 - 4:45pm
February 5, 2020
Cancellation of copper-nickel mining study questioned in hearing
ST. PAUL — Lawmakers on Wednesday, Feb. 5, questioned the Trump administration’s termination of an environmental study on the impacts of...
February 5, 2020 - 7:54pm
February 4, 2020
North Dakota rancher pleads guilty to misuse of pesticide after 6 bald eagles die
FARGO — A Flasher, N.D., rancher has pleaded guilty to killing bald eagles on his land after improperly using a restricted pesticide, the U.S....
February 4, 2020 - 4:30pm
January 20, 2020
UND research seeks to help accurately predict snow totals in blizzards
As yet another winter storm hits the Red River Valley, forecasters are looking to more accurately predict just how much snow will fall and where,...
January 20, 2020 - 7:00am
January 11, 2020
Getting steamed: Mega-plume blossoms in cold weather at St. Paul energy plant
ST. PAUL — Almost everyone in the metro area has seen St. Paul’s largest thermometer. The enormous plume from the St. Paul District Energy...
January 11, 2020 - 12:49pm