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West Fargo man charged in child's bathtub drowning
Conduct of two pipeline protesters not clear in ND Supreme Court arguments
Fargo elementary students play reporter as they ask Gov. Burgum about his job
Kessel departing from city admin role
Highway Patrol to conduct "Trooper on a Train" enforcement
crime and courts
nation and world
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Why are tens of thousands of Americans still driving around with explosive devices in their cars?
Dakota Growers Pasta Company parent company eyes shift in brand group
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
'Tase me, and you'll see what happens,' an American Airlines flier said. Police did - 10 times.
An afternoon of fun: kids fair has a western theme
Saving England's children from the witches: DSU to present "The Witches:" by Roald Dahl
Life on the farm; Judy Hoff writes children's book
Jimmy Butler the recruiter? Timberwolves should be recruiting Butler, agent says
Vikings' Dalvin Cook should be ready to go in July after rehabbing knee
New Vikings QB Kirk Cousins eager to give fans 'something to cheer about'
Twins' Logan Morrison on Yankee Stadium hecklers: 'You can't fix stupid'
UND men's assistant named head coach at Truman State
Commentary: Sen. Heitkamp pretends at the accessibility North Dakotans demand
Commentary: Heitkamp chief of staff, without irony, says the senator’s key to success is to 'get out and talk to people'
Commentary: If Democrats want more say over North Dakota’s budget they should try winning some elections
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Commentary: The politics of North Dakota's big bad budget bind
Randy L. Fortin
Maximilian Pio Steckler
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
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
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2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
March 28, 2018
Archaeologists discover 81 ancient settlements in the Amazon
The settlement looked like little more than 11 mounds of earth surrounded by a sunken ditch. But if Jonas Gregorio de Souza closed his eyes,...
March 28, 2018 - 6:58am
March 15, 2018
Scientists find evidence of paint, complex tools and climate chaos at the dawn of humanity
In 320,000-year-old colored rocks and sophisticated stone tools uncovered at an archaeological site in southern Kenya, scientists say they've...
March 15, 2018 - 4:08pm
March 13, 2018
A fossilized tooth of a giant shark sat undisturbed at a secret location. Then it was stolen
A piece of pointed, fossilized tooth, which once belonged to a massive shark known to have dwarfed even the great white, sat undisturbed in a...
March 13, 2018 - 5:42pm
February 22, 2018
Scientists discover the secret to ancient Roman 'Gate to Hell'
Two millennia ago, a small Greco-Roman temple in present-day Turkey awed and enthralled its residents. Just beyond its stone gate, in a grotto...
February 22, 2018 - 1:23pm
January 25, 2018
Scientists discover the oldest human fossils outside Africa
An ancient jawbone uncovered from a collapsed cave on the coast of Israel is at least 175,000 years old, and it belonged to a member of our own...
January 25, 2018 - 4:17pm
December 5, 2017
An archaeological dig unearths one of the earliest slave remains in Delaware
The blow to the head of the man in grave 10 was so severe that it chipped off a bone near his right eyebrow, fractured part of his face, and...
December 5, 2017 - 1:41pm
July 6, 2017
Bone tools shed light on daily life 1,000 years ago at prehistoric village
MITCHELL, S.D. — One day frozen in time. That's how an official at Mitchell's Prehistoric Indian Village described the site's latest finding....
July 6, 2017 - 5:26pm
October 20, 2016
Archaeologists find toys, bottles and debris of daily life at former Fargo brothel
FARGO — Animal figurines and marbles that might have belonged to a child were found in a pile of debris recently excavated from the former...
October 20, 2016 - 8:10pm
Brothel once stood on new Fargo City Hall site; NDSU professors hope to recover artifacts
FARGO — As excavators are moving earth to make way for the new City Hall, they're likely to find the foundation of what was once one of...
August 20, 2016 - 11:13pm
April 25, 2016
Power of old bones stops $10 million job
STANTON, N.D. — The power of old bones spoke earlier this month, when a $10 million construction project came to a five-day halt so the bones...
April 25, 2016 - 11:26am
May 27, 2015
Iowa looks at archaeological testing along pipeline route
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Iowa’s state archaeologist contends the proposed Bakken Pipeline carrying crude from North Dakota to Illinois should face the same scrutiny as a state project with potential to disrupt archaeological sites. A public agency, such as the Iowa Department of...
May 27, 2015 - 10:08pm
October 11, 2013
In oil development, a mini-boom of archeology
A quieter part of the boom in drilling deep beneath North Dakota's surface has been about what sits right on top. Companies that want to develop on certain land must have the land surveyed by archeologists to check for any significant artifacts or historical sites that have sat untouched...
October 11, 2013 - 12:00am
August 19, 2013
Corps archaeologists study Missouri River's past
PIERRE -- Sometimes during high water the Missouri River will carve away one of its banks like an old man turning out his pockets to bring things to light -- scrapers and knives made of Knife River flint, hoes and squash knives made of bison bone, 19th century toy horses made of pewter...
August 19, 2013 - 10:06am