North Dakota Outdoors and Beyond
This weeks North Dakota Game and Fish Department webcast, Outdoors Online, is now online athttp://gf.nd.gov.NDGF wildlife division assistant chief Casey Anderson talks about the 2015 spring turkey season.Click here to Watch! Learn more about turkey hunting inNorth Dakota hereor herehttp://gf.nd.gov/hunting/smallupland/turkey...
January 29, 2015 - 10:04pm
No Free Lunch
If only it wasn't so windy around here.
FARGO The snow is dirtier in the Great Plains, especially in North Dakotas Oil Patch, than in many other places in North America, a recently released snow survey has found.
That could have implications for the regional climate, according to Sarah Doherty, a University of Washington scientist whose team conducted the survey.
The (darker) snowpack absorb...
January 29, 2015 - 5:57pm
Despite all the chatter about how important oxygen is (and it is), every day we breathe in far more nitrogen. Earth's atmosphere is composed of 78% of the stuff compared to 21% oxygen. We know that the first photosynthesizing bacteria and later, plants, bulked up the air with O2, but where did all that N come from? Beer of course!
Bear with me.
Earth's nitrogen, like all the goodies that ...
January 28, 2015 - 4:54pm
Social Security: Information & Updates
Q: I am married for the second time and receive my own Social Security retirement. My first husband and I were married for 18 years and he earned lots more money than I did. If I was single again, could I draw Social Security from my first husband?
A: The answer to this question could go in several directions depending on the amount of the persons own retirement, other benefits received, if th...
January 27, 2015 - 11:45am
If I were a North Dakota Democrat, heres what I would say to my fellow party members:
I turned on the Rachel Maddow show last night and, as usual, she had her headlights on bright, and the deer in those headlights was a young North Dakota Democratic-NPL legislator named Corey Mock. The subject was the 3 million barrel saltwater spill in North Dakota, an incident that warrants national attentio...
January 24, 2015 - 9:15am
I'm glad I didn't realizeInto the Woods was a musical before I went to watch it, because I don't always like musicals. One of the few previous exceptions isLes Miserables.
Into the Woods,however, was quite funny, and the singing was generally excellent. It is an amusing movie, one that combines a number of fairy tales into one story. The princes may be especially funny, although there are dark...
January 22, 2015 - 9:40am