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January 15, 2019
Total lunar eclipse will produce a rare Blood Moon on Sunday
MINOT, N.D. - If the skies are clear the view of a Blood Moon should be spectacular.A total lunar eclipse will occur Sunday night, Jan. 20, as...
January 15, 2019 - 9:20am
January 14, 2019
Ice loss from Antarctica has increased sixfold since the 1970s, research finds
Antarctic glaciers have been melting at an accelerating pace over the past four decades due to an influx of warm ocean water - a startling new...
January 14, 2019 - 3:40pm
Bob the dinosaur, spared from becoming a waiting room spectacle, is back on the market for a home
VALLEY CITY, N.D. — As triceratops go, Bob was a big one and he garnered lots of attention during the year and a half he was displayed at the...
January 14, 2019 - 7:00am
January 12, 2019
SWCD hosts luncheon to tout landowner successes
The Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District will host a public luncheon to share the successes local landowners have had in conservation....
January 12, 2019 - 7:00am
January 7, 2019
Yooperlites a hit at area agate and mineral show
Innocuous rocks in regular light become something special when lit by ultraviolet rays. The rocks were part of the third annual Sample's Agate...
January 7, 2019 - 2:00pm
January 6, 2019
A charming chickadee
A chickadee lands on a branch before heading to the feeder Thursday, Jan. 3, at the Northland Arboretum. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
January 6, 2019 - 9:00am
January 5, 2019
SWCD photo contest winners listed
The Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District recently announced the winners of its sixth annual photography contest. Photographers of all...
January 5, 2019 - 4:00am
January 4, 2019
Commission seeks project proposals for $53M from Minnesota's Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund
ST. PAUL — The Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources issued its 2020 request for proposals for funding from Minnesota’s Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund. Approximately $53 million is available for projects that will provide multiple ecological and other...
January 4, 2019 - 2:32pm
After destructive November quake, Anchorage still faces onslaught of aftershocks
On Friday, November 30, a magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck Anchorage, Alaska. The initial jarring was destructive - and now, more than a month...
January 4, 2019 - 11:57am
January 3, 2019
China lands spacecraft on the far side of the moon - a historic first
In a first for the world, China has successfully landed a spacecraft on the far side of the moon, the China National Space Administration said...
January 3, 2019 - 1:27pm
January 2, 2019
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft just visited the farthest object ever explored
As Earthlings marked the start of a new year, one of the most distant spacecraft successfully explored the farthest - 4 billion miles from Earth...
January 2, 2019 - 10:50am
December 21, 2018
Everyday choices can affect carbon emissions
GRAND FORKS — Almost every workday — no matter the weather — Tom Eastman suits up to ride his bicycle nearly four miles to his job at the...
December 21, 2018 - 2:46pm
State association of conservation districts honors local efforts
The Minnesota Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts honored John Forrest and the Brainerd Rotary Club along with Crosby officials at the association's 28th annual trade show last week in Bloomington. Forrest and the club were honored as 2018 Outstanding Conservationists...
December 21, 2018 - 10:30am
December 16, 2018
Impacts of climate change felt in region, but uncertainty lingers on the causes
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota and Minnesota, along with other parts of the U.S., have reported more extreme weather in recent years, including...
December 16, 2018 - 6:30am
December 13, 2018
Look up: Geminid meteor shower on display Dec. 13
A wintry night celestial display is in store as the Geminid meteor shower promises one of the strongest showings of the year Thursday, Dec. 13,...
December 13, 2018 - 12:00pm