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North Dakota coal plant to upgrade transmission system that carries power to 500,000 people
Richland 44 implementing restorative justice practices in new school year
UPDATE: Pilot killed in plane crash into Missouri River
‘It could have saved lives’: Family friend blames 3 deaths on lack of highway median barrier
Kilbourne Group faces wrath of public TV, radio fans over Block 9 tower
Grant's Mechanical Is Under New Ownership
Neil Johnson joins ShortPrinter
Priced Right Optical Celebrating 30 Years
North Dakota health department outlines plan for VW settlement money
Owners of Grain Designs announce plans for wedding and event center
Place a Business Announcement
Commentary: Bizarro world: Democratic Senate incumbent Heidi Heitkamp uses self-described Trump voter to defend her record on border security
Commentary: The reported local cost of President Donald Trump’s visit to Fargo was inflated, actually 'closer to $10,000'
Commentary: Here’s something everyone seems to be overlooking in the (mostly) political hysteria over soybeans
Commentary: Are capricious state regulators contributing to ND's child care shortage?
Commentary: New Cramer ad features President Trump riding herd on Senator Heidi Heitkamp
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Nursery News (July 11, 2018)
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Karate instructor starts fundraiser to help family who lost everything in Watford City tornado
Piece by piece, North Dakota joins competitive jigsaw puzzle world with inaugural competition
‘She always took the time’: Patients’ families, colleagues surprise 40-year NICU nurse with a party
Fargo lemonade stand raising money for United Way makes almost $4,500
What the public should know about this year's AirSho July 28-29
West Fargo's Luke Lennon commits to UND football
UND women's basketball makes an in-state haul for 2019 recruits
City players make impact on Shrine Bowl all-star football game
All-metro lineup helps Class A boys avoid sweep in Lions All-Star basketball series
Carson Wentz gets married
Paramotor pilots take in unique views from tiniest of aircraft
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Local beverage specialists offer ideas on what to pair with seasonal candy
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
3 festive holiday drinks straight from a Fargo mixologist
home & garden
red river valley fair
Father-son duo aren’t limited by same-old fishing routine
Nice walleyes, lots of bass greet anglers in Ontario waters
Better fishing access to Sakakawea part of House appeal of rule
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
Muriel H. Lemke
W. Blake Mausbach
July 8, 2018
More wildlife crossings proposed for Highway 85 expansion in western ND
BISMARCK—As North Dakota transportation officials plan to incorporate wildlife crossings into a proposed expansion of U.S. Highway 85,...
July 8, 2018 - 9:01am
June 13, 2018
LISTEN: Flight Lines, Local birders shun sleep for record
It's been many years since I was awake over a 24-hour period. Despite the occasional long work day or demanding schedule I have inevitably crashed...
June 13, 2018 - 5:47am
June 8, 2018
Bison charges, gores 59-year-old woman at Yellowstone National Park
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK—A California woman is now in good condition after she was gored by a bison Wednesday morning, June 6, at Yellowstone...
June 8, 2018 - 3:30pm
June 6, 2018
Doug Leier: Deer application deadline is today
Deer hunters are reminded the deadline for submitting applications for the 2018 gun season is today Wednesday, June 6. Applicants for regular...
June 6, 2018 - 9:09am
June 5, 2018
Lake Sakakawea's rise exceeding expectations
MINOT, N.D. -- The dramatic rise in Lake Sakakawea has exceeded earlier expectations. There's more water entering the Missouri River system than...
June 5, 2018 - 5:10pm
June 4, 2018
Minnesota's Marsh Lake project getting back on track
APPLETON, Minn.—One of western Minnesota's largest ecosystem restoration projects is making "slow but steady progress,'' in the words of...
June 4, 2018 - 10:37pm
May 22, 2018
Driver strikes moose in Aitkin County crash
HILL CITY, Minn. — A 25-year-old woman was driving south of Hill City when her vehicle struck a moose late Monday, May 21. The Minnesota...
May 22, 2018 - 8:34am
May 18, 2018
'It was like a log': Bismarck man catches record-breaking walleye on Missouri River
BISMARCK—As Neal Leier remembers it, they had barely drifted away from the Fox Island Park boat ramp Friday morning for a day of walleye fishing...
May 18, 2018 - 3:52pm
May 7, 2018
Lake Sakakawea could challenge last ice-out date
GARRISON – Ice remains on a good portion of Lake Sakakawea and it may remain that way for at least another week. The upper end of Lake Sakakawea...
May 7, 2018 - 6:33pm
May 2, 2018
Flight Lines: For birds, it's all about the sound
We had just finished walking back to my vehicle from a wooded area north of West Fargo a couple of weeks ago when a friend of mine and I heard...
May 2, 2018 - 6:42am
April 18, 2018
Wolves remain incidental species in North Dakota
North Dakota doesn't have a resident gray wolf population, but the eastern half of the state falls within the boundaries of what's known as the...
April 18, 2018 - 9:12am
April 8, 2018
Scanning the 10-day forecast — and hoping
DULUTH — Well, this is getting a little old, isn't it? This November in April, I mean. A buddy called the other day. "It was four below in...
April 8, 2018 - 6:35am
April 5, 2018
Upper Red Lake walleye regulations announced
RED LAKE, Minn.—Anglers fishing Upper Red Lake in Minnesota this spring will be able to keep four walleye of which only one may be longer than 17 inches, continuing the same regulation that was in place this past winter and the previous 2017 open water season, according to a...
April 5, 2018 - 5:52pm
April 4, 2018
Flight Lines: Phenology: tracking nature's annual cycles
At exactly noon on May 1, 2017, the painted wooden tripod augured into the ice on Alaska's Tanana River near Fairbanks toppled, signaling spring...
April 4, 2018 - 6:03am
March 13, 2018
Elk surveys mailed to 8,500 homes as Fond du Lac Band effort inches toward reintroduction
CLOQUET, Minn.—The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa has mailed out 8,500 public opinion surveys to residents in the areas of...
March 13, 2018 - 6:03pm