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Lead pollution topic of April 25 event at arboretum
Ironton man found guilty on child pornography charges
The demise of McNally Smith: Bankruptcy hearing this week for failed St. Paul music college
UMD financial research team headed to global finals
Airport Ad Hoc Committee to meet
39% of rural Americans lack access to rural broadband
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Tech Savvy: Opening the mailbag
Business notes - April 22
Farm bill delays, ethanol waivers worry SD Sen. Rounds
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Track and Field: Warrior boys race to second
New estimate shows healthy Mille Lacs smallmouth bass population
Baseball: Peterson pitches, hits Brainerd to victory
Softball: Warriors win 3 at tournament
Girls Lacrosse: Wolfpack speed past Warriors
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New estimate shows healthy Mille Lacs smallmouth bass population
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish’s reproduction on St. Louis River
SAM COOK: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Americans waste about a quarter of the food they buy, and the environmental consequences are staggering
Tips to feel full longer
Willpower, strength and determination: A personal journey to losing 100 pounds in less than a year
Despite faith fall, Good News still very good
The seed varieties you should plant this spring
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This Was Brainerd
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'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Second-annual Celebration channels Prince's vibe at Paisley Park studios
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May 28, 2014
Toddler falls from third story window
GRAND FORKS, ND - A 2-year-old boy fell from a third-story apartment window at a University of North Dakota apartment complex Tuesday, according to campus police. University Police Chief Eric Plummer said officers arrived at Carleton Court to find the boy inside with his family...
May 28, 2014 - 9:46am
May 23, 2014
Senate authorizes Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project has been fully authorized by both chambers of Congress. The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed the Water Resources Reform Development Act, a package of nationwide water infrastructure projects including the proposed $1.8...
May 23, 2014 - 10:28am
May 16, 2014
Fargo 'Heaven is for Real' LIVE event to raise money for homeless
FARGO - A dozen or so local businesspeople think the widely publicized story of a boy’s glimpse of heaven deserves an even bigger audience. They’ve...
May 16, 2014 - 12:43pm
May 14, 2014
Is the successful oil industry making trains for grains scarce on the U.S. plains?
(Reuters) - In the northern plains, where there are no commercially navigable rivers, the U.S. rail system long has served as the lone, dependable...
May 14, 2014 - 2:58pm
May 13, 2014
Oil production up, but not 1 million barrels per day yet
WILLISTON, ND – North Dakota oil production increased 2.6 percent in March to 977,051 barrels of oil per day, the Department of Mineral Resources said Tuesday. The preliminary figure represents another all-time high for North Dakota as the state climbs toward the milestone of...
May 13, 2014 - 11:26pm
'Siouxper Drunk' shirts cause backlash
GRAND FORKS, ND - Photos of young people wearing T-shirts depicting an Indian head logo drinking from a beer bong with the words "Siouxper Drunk" are sparking controversy on the University of North Dakota campus. The photos, which were posted on the blog site LastRealIndians.com,...
May 13, 2014 - 9:49am
May 12, 2014
Schools scramble to help fill gap between jobs available, skilled workers
MOORHEAD, Minn. – Tylor Kraft has a good bead on his future and a lot of it will be spent happily poking around under the hood of a car or...
May 12, 2014 - 2:41pm
May 8, 2014
Travel by train? Amtrak to detour around Grand Forks, Devils Lake
GRAND FORKS, ND - Amtrak passengers heading west through North Dakota will be traveling by bus to stations between Fargo and Minot this summer because of construction on the tracks, the passenger rail line said. That includes stations in Grand Forks, Devils Lake and Rugby. The...
May 8, 2014 - 3:56pm
May 2, 2014
Self Defense: What is 'reasonable force'?
FARGO - When Jere Hilland teaches you how to defend yourself, he always preaches using “reasonable force.” “In other words, if someone...
May 2, 2014 - 9:23pm
May 1, 2014
North Dakota paddlefish snagging, spearfishing begin today
DICKINSON, ND - Paddlefish snagging and spearfishing seasons start today, both expected to gain even more traction as the oil boom draws more anglers to western North Dakota. Scott Gangl, fisheries management section leader for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department, said growing...
May 1, 2014 - 12:11pm
April 30, 2014
Bakken production hits 1 billion barrels
WILLISTON, ND – The Bakken field of North Dakota and Montana recently reached the milestone of producing 1 billion barrels of oil, Continental Resources announced this week. According to data from IHS, a global information company, the Bakken’s cumulative oil production reached...
April 30, 2014 - 10:00am
April 25, 2014
Authorities know they "need to do more" on train, oil car safety
Casselton, ND - The Obama administration is budgeting $40 million to manage the risks of crude oil transportation, but federal authorities know they “need to do more” to improve rail safety, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said Thursday. Foxx met with local and state...
April 25, 2014 - 7:14pm
April 11, 2014
N.D. oil production up slightly in February, but still slowed by winter
WILLISTON – North Dakota oil production increased 1.7 percent in February to 951,340 barrels per day, according to preliminary numbers released...
April 11, 2014 - 11:01am
April 9, 2014
Body found in Dakota County ID’d as missing Iowa woman
MINNEAPOLIS - A woman found dead in rural southern Dakota County on Saturday has been identified as a missing Iowa resident. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office identified the body as that of 29-year-old Carrie Elaine Olson of Davenport, Iowa.
April 9, 2014 - 10:55am
April 2, 2014
Living the 'Good Life' in N.D.
Last week, the North Dakota Economic Development Foundation announced plans to raise $2.5 million for a recruitment plan “Find the Good Life in North Dakota.” The campaign will promote North Dakota as a great place to live, work and raise a family, according to Wally Goulet,...
April 2, 2014 - 10:00am