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Opossum spotted in Grand Forks, beyond species' normal range
Will colicky babies benefit from acupuncture?
Watch and listen: Estimated crowd of 1,000 gather in Fargo as part of worldwide Women's March
Proposed gun law could impact ND law enforcement
Waiting for the cut: Colleges make space for decreasing budgets
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Youth carries Midgets wrestling to victory
Slow second half dooms Midgets against Bravettes
Moody scores 40, Dickinson defense shuts down Turtle Mountain
Scoreboard of January 20, 2017
Blue Hawks take another close one over Valley City
Fielding Questions: Ice cream bucket propagation for African violets
Growing Together: Tips for shopping seed catalogs
Minding Our Elders: A needed vacation from caregiving should be guilt-free
Phillips: Kindness leaves you with lots to talk about
Living Faith: Marriage, family as 'last battle' playing out
Thomas F. Murtha
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
January 16, 2017
Knutson: Why people are mad at farmers
"I like trees, and respect other people who like trees. Tree people are stalwart." — William Safire. I used those lines from Safire, the...
January 16, 2017 - 5:00am
July 20, 2015
First signs of Dutch elm disease detected
For decades, the American elm has been one of the country's most treasured species, a hearty deciduous tree lining streets, parks and backyards...
July 20, 2015 - 11:52pm
July 11, 2015
Promising tree species available despite weather
While only a small percentage of North Dakota is forested due to harsh weather conditions, North Dakota State University Extension horticulture...
July 11, 2015 - 11:23pm
July 4, 2015
North Dakota tree rows get much needed help from state funding
BISMARCK — Seen from the air, much of North Dakota’s forest grows in rows laid out on the land as if by a ruler. That legacy forest of tree rows and shelterbelts is getting old and decrepit, leaving the land more open to erosion and the homes they surround more exposed to heat...
July 4, 2015 - 10:47pm
December 14, 2012
There is a reason North Dakota's state tree is an American Elm and not a conifer. Commonly known as the Christmas tree, North Dakota tree sellers...
December 14, 2012 - 12:00am
June 16, 2012
Elks Building trees not saved, cut down: Neighbors disappointed with decision although replacements planned
For the last five years, Dickinson resident Eric Smallwood enjoyed looking out of his apartment window at the trees across the street by the...
June 16, 2012 - 12:00am
Letter: Downtown Dickinson revival sawed away
Many years ago some great thinkers had a vision to revive the downtown area. A plan was devised and taxpayer dollars used to plant trees and install grates around these trees to protect them. I have watched these trees grow from infancy to their present grandeur state. They fought...
June 16, 2012 - 12:00am
May 15, 2010
Beach celebrates third Arbor Day
BEACH -- Lincoln Elementary students along with others from the community celebrated the city's third annual Arbor Day celebration Friday afternoon and learned about the importance of trees. Students brought home their own honeysuckle trees to plant in their backyards, as well. "They...
May 15, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
NDGF creates fish habitat
More than 40 years ago the North Dakota Game and Fish Department, in an effort to create structure for fish and create artificial habitat within Heart Butte Dam (Lake Tschida) in Grant County, sunk some old car bodies into the reservoir. The practice of using car bodies for fish...
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
December 25, 2009
City, archers to collect trees for disposal
With Christmas ending, there are a few options for area residents looking to unload their trees. In Dickinson, though the North Dakota Game and Fish Department won't be using trees in Patterson Lake this year, those looking to send their trees somewhere other than the landfill can...
December 25, 2009 - 12:00am
February 20, 2009
Q: I have two hibiscus plants that I have indoors in pots during the winter. They have been blooming, but also have black, flying bugs. I've been spraying them with a dish detergent and water mixture. It appears to help for a time, but then the bugs return. Is there a spray that I...
February 20, 2009 - 4:13pm
January 10, 2009
Q: My ponderosa pine tree is behaving funny. In the last e-mail you sent me, you said the tree has a self-pruning mechanism to make it more majestic. When this mechanism is in effect, does the tree lose all its green needles? It looks like the tree is dying. The lower branches are...
January 10, 2009 - 12:00am
December 28, 2008
Hitting Beach for a bonfire
Now that the holiday is finished, Tama Smith has a place for all of the unwanted Christmas trees. Not only will a number of trees go up in flames on Saturday in Beach, but heat from the blaze will be used to fire pottery. "This will be the first centennial event," said Tama Smith,...
December 28, 2008 - 12:00am