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Disgraced former ND neurosurgeon to serve 36 months on child sex charge
Workforce recruitment campaign still active, but fundraising efforts on hold
ND Land Board to seek applicants for trust lands commissioner
All aboard: Passenger steam locomotive to visit Fargo area next week
North Dakota tourism officials assessing effects of state budget cuts
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Five myths about beer
I chose not to breast-feed. That doesn't make me a bad mom.
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
Keep clutter under control with these clever organizing products
In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
St. Paul Saints to honor pro baseball rarity, a woman pitcher, with bobblehead
Vikings' Zimmer: 'I'll be back shortly with one eye or two'
Vikings sign two 2017 draft picks, but rookie contract disputes rage on
James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
Kunitz scores 2 as Penguins edge Sens in Game 7
Port: Thank the government for protecting you from low milk prices
Port: Sen. Heitkamp condemns 'dark money' in politics despite it paying for ads touting her re-election
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Port: In defense of the smoky back room
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
Margaret "Marge" Kovacs
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
April 16, 2017
Astro Bob: How Mars turned nasty cold
Mars would be much more clement if it still possessed a beefy atmosphere. Thanks to new measurements from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft, we now have...
April 16, 2017 - 9:21am
April 9, 2017
Astro Bob: Spring nights sweeter with the space station
Spring can be a comfortable time of year to get outside at night and watch the stars. When you do, don't be surprised if you have some company....
April 9, 2017 - 10:18am
April 6, 2017
Planet Jupiter comes in for a close-up, will be bright Friday night
GRAND FORKS — The biggest planet in the solar system will shine even brighter in the night sky on Friday, April 7. Friday marks the point...
April 6, 2017 - 6:58pm
April 2, 2017
Astro Bob: How moon colonists might survived the frigid lunar night
Man, it can get cold on the moon. With virtually no air to speak of and a night that lasts just shy of two weeks, the surface temperature drops...
April 2, 2017 - 10:22am
March 26, 2017
AstroBob: Salvador Dali would love these constellations
In March, we dipped into the deep past, hungering to know more about the first generation of suns that formed after the Big Bang. Now, we look...
March 26, 2017 - 7:00am
March 12, 2017
AstroBob: Welcome Arcturus!
I really shouldn't be surprised anymore. But I always am when I see the fiery bright star Arcturus appear in the east on midwinter evenings....
March 12, 2017 - 6:12pm
March 5, 2017
AstroBob: A new take on why we hear meteors
Have you ever seen a super-bright meteor and at the same time heard hissing or rustling sounds? Some people claim to hear the sizzle of a bright...
March 5, 2017 - 3:07pm
February 26, 2017
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
We don't hear much about the Soviet program to explore and return samples of the moon to Earth, but the Russians were busy with lunar mission...
February 26, 2017 - 1:08pm
February 12, 2017
AstroBob: Saturn's got a whole new groove
Stunning. Incredible. Alright, I'll shut up. But it's not easy when the photos are this inspiring. NASA's Cassini spacecraft has just returned...
February 12, 2017 - 1:14pm
September 17, 2016
Theodore Roosevelt National Park hosts Dakota Nights Astronomy Festival
MEDORA—Astronomers, rangers and historians are inviting the public to join them for three days of stargazing as the fourth annual Dakota...
September 17, 2016 - 9:05pm
June 20, 2016
Rare pair of full moon, solstice a ‘celebration of life’
FARGO -- With singing metal bowls, an African drum, chants and song, the summer solstice was welcomed Monday, June 20. But this once-in-a-lifetime...
June 20, 2016 - 10:25pm
September 18, 2014
Learning about the night sky: Astronomy festival Dakota Nights begins Friday at Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Medora
Nearly every resident of Midwest — both young and old — has looked up to a clear-night sky.
September 18, 2014 - 12:56am
May 8, 2014
Look to the skies: With calm nights on horizon, experts provide tips for beginner stargazers
As temperatures heat up and clouds subside, the season for stargazing — one of the oldest nighttime diversions — is here. Stargazing can...
May 8, 2014 - 12:34am
April 12, 2014
Total eclipse of the moon arrives late Monday night
A total lunar eclipse will occur early Tuesday, just past midnight. Assuming the weather is favorable, the total eclipse is the first in several years that will be visible in the Upper Midwest. “Total lunar eclipses occur on Earth about every six months, but Minnesotans have not...
April 12, 2014 - 11:22pm
September 28, 2013
Astronaut: Keep reaching for the stars
THEODORE ROOSEVELT NATIONAL PARK -- Rick Hieb believes America is still a country where hard work, dedication and education pays off and can...
September 28, 2013 - 11:07pm