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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
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nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
October 11, 2016
Obama vows to send people to Mars by the 2030s
WASHINGTON—U.S. President Barack Obama said on Tuesday, Oct. 11, he would help send people to Mars as soon as 14 years from now, pledging...
News/Nation and World
October 11, 2016 - 12:23pm
September 1, 2016
Explosion at SpaceX launch site at Cape Canaveral
An explosion rocked the launch site for Elon Musk's SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday and black smoke could be...
News/Nation and World
September 1, 2016 - 3:15pm
March 31, 2016
UND, researchers assisting NASA with testing unmanned aircraft software
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota researchers will conduct an experiment next month as part of a program helping NASA study space -- airspace, that is. The federal agency is exploring the potential for regulating unmanned aircraft systems traffic as the technology advances and is integrated...
March 31, 2016 - 6:12pm
March 11, 2016
Hundreds of region's students call to International Space Station
GRAND FORKS -- For the 1,000th time in NASA's history, an amateur radio call was made from Earth to astronauts aboard the International Space Station. For the first time, that call was placed from North Dakota. More than 350 students packed into the Memorial Union ballroom at the...
March 11, 2016 - 3:18pm
September 28, 2015
Evidence found of summertime water flows on Mars
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- Scientists have found the first evidence that briny water may flow on the surface of Mars during the planet's summer...
News/Nation and World
September 28, 2015 - 11:13am
July 13, 2015
Astronaut Aldrin ‘very proud’ of role in UND space studies program
BISMARCK – Space pioneer Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin walked on the moon in temperatures that swung from 180 degrees in the sun to 160 degrees below...
July 13, 2015 - 8:04pm
June 5, 2015
UND receives funding for NASA research, collaboration
GRAND FORKS -- The University of North Dakota will receive $750,000 over three years to support student research related to NASA. The money, which comes from the National Science Foundation's Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research, will also go toward encouraging...
June 5, 2015 - 11:28pm
September 25, 2014
India triumphs, sets record in maiden Mars mission
NEW DELHI — India’s first mission to Mars entered orbit on Wednesday, making it the first Asian nation to reach the Red Planet, all for less...
September 25, 2014 - 12:43am
September 14, 2014
Killdeer native, two-time NASA intern heading for third tour
Douglas Kadrmas' lifelong dream of working for NASA became a reality when he was awarded an internship at the government agency. Kadrmas,...
September 14, 2014 - 3:18pm
July 16, 2014
UND: Thieves ransacked scientific buoy
GRAND FORKS — A scientific buoy owned by the University of North Dakota was apparently damaged by thieves sometime this winter while it was...
July 16, 2014 - 9:09pm
November 21, 2013
Nyberg back on Earth: Home from space station, astronaut hopes for UND visit
GRAND FORKS -- Astronaut Karen Nyberg is back on Earth after spending nearly six months aboard the International Space Station. The University of North Dakota graduate and Vining, Minn., native spoke with WDAZ via satellite interview through Johnson Space Center in Houston. “I’m...
November 21, 2013 - 11:34am
May 29, 2013
UND alumna heads for space station
GRAND FORKS -- NASA astronaut and University of North Dakota alumna Karen Nyberg embarked on her second journey into space Tuesday to the International Space Station. She launched along with other members of the Expedition 36 team from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan for the...
May 29, 2013 - 12:00am
March 15, 2009
NASA hopeful repairs will permit Sunday launch
NASA is unsure what caused the hydrogen gas leak that prevented space shuttle Discovery from flying, but nonetheless will attempt another launch Sunday. Shuttle managers are hopeful that repairs at the launch pad have solved the problem. There's "a potential risk" that the leak...
March 15, 2009 - 5:55am
March 13, 2009
NASA: Good shot at Sunday shuttle launch
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- NASA feels it has a good shot at sending shuttle Discovery to the international space station on Sunday following repairs out at the launch pad. A half-dozen or so workers were out at the Florida launch pad Friday, putting in a new hydrogen vent line...
March 13, 2009 - 10:13am
March 6, 2009
NASA: Wednesday night launch official
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- It's official: NASA has finally settled on a Wednesday night launch for space shuttle Discovery. The flight to the international space station was originally set for in mid-February. It was delayed four times because of concern over shuttle valves. On...
March 6, 2009 - 12:05pm