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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Giving babies eggs and nuts early may avert allergies
Police capture gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Obama vetoes Sept. 11 Saudi bill, sets up showdown with Congress
Ted Cruz says he will vote for Donald Trump
crime and courts
nation and world
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Port: Burgum says Obama blocking Dakota Access Pipeline could spark recession
Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Trinity: Building the future, embracing the past
Killdeer mulls keeping football at 1A, moving to 9-man
Vikings QB Bradford was all-everything athlete until football won out
DHS swimming and diving qualifies four for state
Twins beat Mariners to end 7-game skid
Lisa Marvin cleared to play college hockey again
OUR VIEW: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Omdahl: Measure 1 begs issue of representativeness
Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Letter: BLM's duty is to protect tribes from wasting natural gas
good bad and ugly
Regina M. Bruha
Thomas "Tom" Kuntz
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
December 12, 2015
Obama calls Paris climate pact 'best chance' to save the planet
WASHINGTON - U.S. President Barack Obama on Saturday hailed the landmark climate accord reached in Paris as strong and historic, calling it the best chance to save the planet from the effects of global climate change. "Today the American people can be proud because this historic...
News/Nation and World
December 12, 2015 - 5:46pm
November 18, 2015
U.S. senators vow to block climate aid, scrutinize Paris deal
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Senate Republicans on Wednesday said Congress would not approve the Obama administration's $500 million request for its first payment into a United Nations climate fund, a move they said would undermine the upcoming climate change summit in Paris. "This president...
News/Nation and World
November 18, 2015 - 8:28pm
September 22, 2015
Senate Democrats unveil climate-focused energy bill
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Senate Democrats on Tuesday unveiled energy legislation designed to hasten America's adoption of cleaner energy, slash greenhouse gas emissions below the Obama administration's goal, and help their party attract young voters in the 2016 elections. The bill, announced...
September 22, 2015 - 2:40pm
September 17, 2015
August was warmest on record: NOAA forecasting warm northern autumn and winter
DULUTH, Minn. -- August 2015 was the hottest August on Earth in 135 years of accurate recordkeeping, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported Thursday. August was 1.58 degrees warmer than the average monthly temperature for the entire 20th century and surpassed...
September 17, 2015 - 11:56pm
September 10, 2015
El Niño chances raised, warmer winter likely
DULUTH, Minn. -- Climate experts for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Thursday bumped the chances of a strong El Niño to 95 percent, up from 90 percent, signaling a better chance for a warmer winter across the Upper Midwest. The current El Niño warming...
September 10, 2015 - 11:01pm
August 29, 2015
Minnesota governor calls North Dakota's approach to climate change ‘Neanderthal’
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is not happy with his neighbor to the west. When asked during a Minnesota Public Radio State Fair interview, Dayton said Minnesota is on track to meet climate change goals, but not every state can say that. “These other states like...
News/Nation and World
August 29, 2015 - 10:45pm
August 3, 2015
Obama issues challenge on climate change with power plant rule
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama challenged America and the world to step up efforts to fight global warming on Monday at the formal unveiling of his administration's controversial, ramped-up plan to cut carbon emissions from U.S. power plants. Declaring climate change the greatest...
News/Nation and World
August 3, 2015 - 5:44pm
April 14, 2015
Experts: Spring likely to stay dry
FARGO - Experts expect the dry fall, winter and early spring that produced a moderate drought in the Red River Valley and beyond to continue...
April 14, 2015 - 7:48pm
April 8, 2015
Wheeler: Climate discussion needs to pierce partisan positions
Google anything related to climate change, global warming or greenhouse effect and you will uncover a wide variety of information. Many of the results will come from sources with a heavy political bias, conservative as well as liberal. Many of the results will come from journalists...
April 8, 2015 - 5:52pm
March 6, 2015
Small fires point to dry conditions in southwest N.D.
Three small grass fires near and in Dickinson the past two days have shown area authorities and meteorologists just how dry southwest North Dakota...
March 6, 2015 - 8:06pm
February 21, 2015
Climatologist: Lack of snow means dry spring
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota is the “land of climatic extreme,” which complicates his job, the state climatologist said. But the state, dry already, could become even drier this spring, Adnan Akyuz said Thursday on the second day of the two-day International Crop Expo in Grand...
February 21, 2015 - 11:02pm
January 26, 2015
Dirty snow in oil country: Researchers find that it’s not soot but disturbed dirt that darkens snow and likely affects climate
FARGO – The snow is dirtier in the Great Plains, especially in North Dakota’s 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...
January 26, 2015 - 10:13am
June 21, 2014
Tempers heat up in climate change debate
FARGO — For local weather and climate experts, the correlation is clear: Talking about the rising global temperatures can lead to hot tempers. It...
June 21, 2014 - 11:58pm
Climate is hotter, longer and wetter? North Dakota sees steep change in trends
FARGO — Warmer winters, longer growing seasons and wetter wet cycles: This is what climate change looks like in the Red River Valley. Over the past 124 years, North Dakota has warmed at a steeper rate than all other states except Alaska, according to the North Dakota state climatologist. Northwestern...
June 21, 2014 - 6:56pm