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Plogging: A light run with big impact on litter
MN attorney general says newer, sophisticated scams victimizing Minnesotans
2 Fargo schools ranked among best in ND by U.S. News
Suspect pleads guilty in deadly Twin Cities crime spree
crime and courts
Final three acts announced for Minnesota State Fair grandstand
Organizers contend with big crowd for downtown Grand Forks rock show
Fargo pastor unveils dark, family history in new book
Symphony to highlight Brazilian music, with guest conductor-composer, in season-ending concert
Enjoy free, family-friendly activities Saturday at East Grand Forks Greenway
COMMENTARY: Guilt about mother's care needs perspective
Raspberry almond scones a Mother's Day treat
Experts warn of seasonal threat posed by disease-carrying insects
Photo of flame resembling Jesus taken at Fargo church
10 Minnesota illnesses linked to national E. coli outbreak in romaine lettuce
A championship rematch split
Riders, Knights near the top
Tuesday's local scoreboard
Tuesday's local clipboard
Lynx vet Brunson credits vegan diet for her longevity
Lawrence R. Ganyo
Ira Theodore Mjelde
Lon Marvin Burns
This owl had an extraordinary survival story after a very bad day
Tent caterpillar season looks mild in Minnesota, DNR forest expert says
Doug Leier: Think safety first when it comes to water recreation
Lake Sakakawea could challenge last ice-out date
Another month, another increase in expected runoff into Lake Sakakawea
Our view: Odds stacked against baseball in Grand Forks
Commentary: Making America Feel Great Again
Viewpoint: UND buildings must be preserved
Letter: Constitution does not need changing
Letter: Glad to see Fargo clinic demolished
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Mary Ann Cieklinski
May 13, 2018
Plogging: A light run with big impact on litter
Bernard Kelly headed out for a Sunday-morning run late last month the same way he often does - with two plastic grocery bags in his hands. By...
May 13, 2018 - 10:42am
May 7, 2018
While the US shivered, the rest of the world simmered in planet's third-hottest April
What happened in the back yard of many Americans last month was not at all representative of the experience elsewhere in the world. While it...
May 7, 2018 - 1:29pm
'This is heartbreaking': Lava burns more homes on Hawaii's Big Island as new fissures form
Less than a week ago, Leilani Estates was the picture of serenity on Hawaii's Big Island, a subdivision in the island's eastern Puna district...
May 7, 2018 - 8:12am
Minn. authorities prep for pipeline protests: St. Louis Co. sheriff: ‘It’s clearly on our minds’
DULUTH — The prospect of protests in Minnesota along the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline construction corridor is forcing officials to consider...
May 7, 2018 - 5:00am
May 2, 2018
Twin Metals gets leases back from feds
DULUTH -- The U.S. Interior Department on Wednesday, May 2, said it has reinstated the mining exploration leases for the proposed Twin Metals underground copper mine southeast of Ely. The move is a reversal of a late Obama administration move that revoked the leases because of the...
May 2, 2018 - 7:35pm
April 29, 2018
North Atlantic right whales will be extinct in 25 years, scientists say - unless we act now to save them
PROVINCETOWN, Mass. -The crew of the research vessel Shearwater has been out on the water for six frigid hours with almost nothing to show for...
April 29, 2018 - 2:20pm
April 27, 2018
Grand Forks city officials asking citizens to help pick up debris
GRAND FORKS, ND — City leaders are asking you to pick up trash around town. The winds are blowing trash around the city, not only from some...
April 27, 2018 - 10:05am
April 25, 2018
Major pushback against Line 3 recommendation
DULUTH—A judge's recommendation that the Line 3 pipeline replacement should follow its existing route across Minnesota — through two reservations instead of around them, as Enbridge had proposed — is being met with criticism from all sides, including the state's...
April 25, 2018 - 9:20pm
April 23, 2018
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
DULUTH — An administrative law judge on Monday recommended the contentious Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline should move forward, but...
April 23, 2018 - 6:49pm
April 22, 2018
ND Supreme Court to hear arguments in next DAPL appeals
BISMARCK — When Mary Redway returned to North Dakota in February for a prayer walk commemorating the camps that opposed the Dakota Access...
April 22, 2018 - 5:56pm
Americans waste about a quarter of the food they buy, and the environmental consequences are staggering
The mass quantities of food Americans waste every year has staggering environmental consequences, according to a study published Wednesday, April...
April 22, 2018 - 10:52am
April 21, 2018
10 simple ways to help save Earth
FARGO — When it comes to doing what's best for our planet, many of us assume that one person's actions don't amount to much. What's the...
April 21, 2018 - 6:27am
April 16, 2018
GOP fights Dayton effort to restrict some fertilizer use
ST. PAUL — Legislative Republicans are fighting a Dayton administration proposal to restrict farmers' use of nitrate fertilizers. The GOP-controlled...
April 16, 2018 - 5:39pm
April 13, 2018
Regulators to consider revising natural gas flaring policy
BISMARCK — North Dakota's oil industry is advocating for the state to keep its current gas capture targets but make some tweaks to the...
April 13, 2018 - 7:42pm
April 6, 2018
Trump wants to use oil and gas money to fix national parks
When a pipeline in Grand Canyon National Park sprung several leaks last month, restaurants there were told to serve food on disposable dishes....
April 6, 2018 - 11:22am