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In State Fair crop art, none top Prince
In less than two years, Fargo man wins two lottery jackpots totaling over $250,000
S.D. senators concerned Republicans could lose Senate majority
Judge in pipeline case stresses importance of law
National Guard soldiers return to Minnesota after Kuwait deployment
Whirlpool to recall 15,200 microwaves due to fire hazard issue
Oil prices drop as analysts say price rally overdone
Wall Street little changed as biotechs offset energy drop
Wentz signs endorsement deal with BlackRidgeBANK
Loren Lee's provides casual fine dining for West Fargo
Chief's Corner: 2016 crime stats shaping up for a busy year
Parks want to say, 'Thank you'
Cartoon: Aug. 24, 2016
It is time for property tax reform
McFeely: Klieman’s--and others--friendship with Scott Miller went deeper than words
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Growing Summer Arts Intensive production group to play “Hair”
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Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
Library News: May 4, 2016
Breitling: Time for Color
Library News (April 27, 2016)
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Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
Flight Lines: Bug hunter declining in numbers
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Michael L. King
Kip J. Johnson
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Ralph M. Peterson
August 9, 2016
U.S. closer to testing engineered mosquitoes that could fight Zika
CHICAGO—U.S. health regulators have cleared the way for a trial of genetically modified mosquitoes in Florida that can reduce mosquito...
August 9, 2016 - 2:51pm
Cargill stops using human antibiotic to prevent disease in turkeys
CHICAGO—U.S. meat processor Cargill Inc has stopped using an important antibiotic for people to prevent disease in turkeys, the company...
August 9, 2016 - 12:26pm
Death of infant in Texas linked to Zika
AUSTIN, Texas -- The death of an infant born with the birth defect microcephaly in the Houston area has been linked to the Zika virus, with the...
August 9, 2016 - 11:13am
August 8, 2016
Michael Phelps' purple blotches spotlight 'cupping' trend
NEW YORK (Reuters) - It wasn't just Michael Phelps' big win on Sunday that had people talking about the U.S. swimming star. It was also the dark...
August 8, 2016 - 4:13pm
Cool temperatures, few mosquitoes make Games Zika-free, so far
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - So far, at the Olympics many feared would be the Zika Games, so good.With as many as one million people expected to...
August 8, 2016 - 4:08pm
August 7, 2016
Pregnant in Miami: Zika's arrival adds new anxieties
TAMPA, Fla./NEW YORK—Since Florida officials declared that the Zika virus is circulating in the state, Miami-area resident Karla Maguire...
August 7, 2016 - 7:11am
Gender predicts how athletes interact after game
Male pro athletes may linger on peaceful or even loving touches after a match, while female athletes don't tend to embrace as heartily, according...
August 7, 2016 - 7:00am
China's 'mosquito factory' aims to wipe out Zika, other diseases
GUANGZHOU, China—Every week, scientists in southern China release 3 million bacteria-infected mosquitoes on a 3 km (two-mile) long island...
August 7, 2016 - 6:02am
August 6, 2016
North Dakota hospitals plan, construct millions in new facilities
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Altru Health System's ambitious plans to remake its main campus on South Columbia Road in Grand Forks are on hold for...
August 6, 2016 - 12:35pm
August 4, 2016
Minnesota Olympians won't let Zika or other Rio issues bother them
RIO DE JANIERO—Leading up to this week's Olympic Games in Rio, much of the talk has centered on the state of the host city. And it hasn't...
August 4, 2016 - 9:23pm
August 1, 2016
Olympics expose dirty secrets about Rio's air quality
RIO DE JANEIRO—Rio de Janeiro's air is dirtier and deadlier than portrayed by authorities and the Olympics' promised legacy of cleaner...
August 1, 2016 - 2:29pm
July 31, 2016
Up to 1.65 million women of childbearing age at risk for Zika
CHICAGO—As many as 1.65 million women of childbearing age in Central and Latin America are at risk of being infected with Zika, resulting...
July 31, 2016 - 7:50am
July 27, 2016
Essentia physician reprimanded by Minnesota state board
The 2014 overdose death of a patient has led to a local physician being fined and reprimanded by the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice. Dr....
July 27, 2016 - 9:53am
July 20, 2016
Hanging out at Zero Gravity: Alternative fitness studio combines acrobatics, gymnastics, dance for fitness
Gina Bushey used to hit the gym to run or lift weights, but she often found herself wishing she could be staying fit another way, like by dancing...
July 20, 2016 - 12:22am
July 6, 2016
Protecting our communities from the Zika virus
It sounds like something out of a sci-fi novel. A mosquito-borne illness that silently and largely asymptomatically infects expectant mothers, causing a generation of children with severe birth and health defects.
July 6, 2016 - 7:50am