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Trump plans to nominate Andrew Wheeler, former coal lobbyist, as next EPA chief
CIA concludes Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi's assassination
Man dies in farm accident in north-central ND
Minot man arrested after standoff where he attacked police robot
ND officials certify election results, capping off campaign season
crime and courts
nation and world
ND oil, gas industry breaks ‘virtually every record’ in latest report
Cobalt Rehabilitation Hospital prepares for opening in Fargo
One year after one of the nation's largest oil pipeline leaks happened near SD-ND border, some questions remain
North Dakota PSC to act on Devils Lake grain buyer after reports of bounced checks
Marijuana is getting cheaper. For some states, that's a problem.
place a business brief
North Dakota regulators weigh input on oil conditioning rules
Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
What you might not know about the Christmas tree
Medical marijuana dispensaries selected for Grand Forks, Williston
Mechanics rescue kitten who took 80-mile ride under car hood
Jazz Ensemble plans concert
Heart River Writer's Circle to welcome Bismarck poet
UND loses series opener to Western Michigan
'Confidence is really high': Experienced Dickinson wrestlers set sights high
Dickinson Trinity rebounds in consolation semifinal
Blue Hawks football ready to take on speedy Northwestern in opening-round of NAIA playoffs
Timberwolves maintain balance, blast Blazers
Port: These are the changes lawmakers will have to make to comply with Measure 1
Kindness is Contagious: The perfect love story is always filled with kindness
Rob Port: Burgum’s proposal for governing North Dakota’s Universities isn’t likely to fix anything
Port: Heitkamps feel they’re entitled to power, and that’s exactly why they shouldn’t have it
McFeely: Saying farewell to radio
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Andrea "Andy" Huschka
Melvin and Myong Bullinger
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
science and nature
October 5, 2018
Plastic waste in the world's oceans could double by 2030
The International Energy Agency has a sobering warning about the health of the world's oceans. The total amount of oceanic plastic waste is likely...
October 5, 2018 - 11:37am
October 3, 2018
Red River Zoo readies for Eurasian lynx
FARGO — Some cool cats are headed to the Red River Zoo. Sally Jacobson, executive director of the Fargo zoo, said the zoo is preparing...
October 3, 2018 - 6:58pm
October 1, 2018
Nobel Prize in medicine goes to cancer immunotherapy researchers
The Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine was awarded Monday to cancer researchers James Allison, 70, and Tasuku Honjo, 76, whose studies led...
October 1, 2018 - 6:58am
September 28, 2018
Trump administration sees 7-degree rise in global temperatures
WASHINGTON - Last month, deep in a 500-page environmental impact statement, the Trump administration made a startling assumption: On its current...
September 28, 2018 - 8:28pm
September 27, 2018
Owl survives after colliding with car in far western Wisconsin
TAMARACK, Wis. -- An owl in far western Wisconsin had the good fortune to survive a collision with a car, which left it impaled by the vehicle’s...
September 27, 2018 - 7:01pm
September 24, 2018
Rare two-headed copperhead snake found in East Coast
The fangs of a single copperhead are enough to scare most. But a two-headed snake? That's a serpent fit for a horror flick. This week, the...
September 24, 2018 - 8:04pm
September 23, 2018
Scientists identify four personality types
Personality tests are hugely popular, though if you ask working psychologists, they'll tell you the results are little better than astrological...
September 23, 2018 - 7:30am
September 21, 2018
Final Missouri River study to be presented next week
BISMARCK — Final recommendations related to a study of the ordinary high water mark of the Missouri River will be presented to the North Dakota Industrial Commission next week. The study by consultant Wenck Associates prompted objections from mineral owners and about 1,500 pages...
September 21, 2018 - 8:04pm
South Dakota lakes dealing with more than just algae and solutions are complicated
MITCHELL, S.D.—With a nearly $20 million cleanup plan currently on the table, it's no secret that Lake Mitchell's algae growth has gotten...
September 21, 2018 - 1:52pm
September 17, 2018
SpaceX plans to fly a Japanese billionaire, several artists on trip around the moon
Elon Musk attempted to write the next chapter in his quest to open up space to the masses by announcing on Monday night the first paying tourist...
September 17, 2018 - 9:37pm
Scientists use radar to count billions of migrating birds
DULUTH — We mark the seasons as honking geese head south and as robins return north. Every autumn we marvel at their numbers going south,...
September 17, 2018 - 4:37pm
September 12, 2018
Archaeologists just found the oldest drawing. It's a 70,000-year-old hashtag.
Archaeologists who excavated a seaside cave in South Africa have discovered what they say is the world's oldest drawing. It is an abstract pattern,...
September 12, 2018 - 4:32pm
September 11, 2018
Flying free: Central Minn. woman helps save monarch butterflies
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — They say if you love something, you should set it free. If that's true, Sarah Curtis of Alexandria must really love...
September 11, 2018 - 8:55pm
Scientists discover three new sea creatures in depths of the Pacific Ocean
In their latest trip to the Atacama Trench, one of the deepest points in the Pacific Ocean, a team of scientists repeatedly lowered a device called a deep-sea lander overboard and watched as it sank into the cold, dark waters. The lander - essentially a high-tech trap outfitted...
September 11, 2018 - 4:34pm
September 9, 2018
Species at risk: Whether obscure or high-profile, decline in any native species is cause for concern, experts say
The Poweshiek skipperling is a bland-colored butterfly that likely didn't create much of a stir when it was listed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife...
September 9, 2018 - 6:17am