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September 21, 2018
Final Missouri River study to be presented next week
September 21, 2018 - 8:04pm
Isle Royale's wolf population is down to two, shown here in this 2017 photo, spurring efforts to relocate several wolves from other areas to the Lake Superior island. The first wolves could be moved from Minnesota and Michigan in coming days. Courtesy of Michigan Tech.
Park Service details Isle Royale wolf transplant
September 21, 2018 - 4:32pm
Algae in Lake Mitchell. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
South Dakota lakes dealing with more than just algae and solutions are complicated
September 21, 2018 - 1:52pm
September 19, 2018
Ben Prather, vector control director for Cass County sorts through a pile of collected mosquitos from the Fargo Country Club looking for Culex tarsalis, a type of mosquito known to be a carrier of West Nile, June 29, 2012. Jesse Trelstad / Forum News Service
West Nile Virus cases found in 28 ND counties
September 19, 2018 - 7:24pm
September 12, 2018
Around Minnesota, winters just aren't as cold as they used to be. DNR climatologist Kenny Blumenfeld produced this graphic showing how Grand Rapids is losing its coldest temperature readings, which are usually collected overnight. The 1930s was something of an anomaly, he said, because the drought years caused colder temperatures. Source: Minnesota DNR
Experts say Minnesota's climate changing faster than other states
September 12, 2018 - 9:14am
September 6, 2018
A coal pit at the Falkirk Mine near Underwood, N.D., in 2017. Forum News Service file photo
UND research could reduce CO2 emissions, increase oil output
September 6, 2018 - 5:59pm
September 1, 2018
Bakken oilfield infrastructure   Forum News Service file photo
Oilfield companies find real estate market tightening up in Bakken
September 1, 2018 - 8:13am
This pumpjack is clearly out of use, and yet this well hasn't been reclaimed in decades. Iain Woessner / Forum News Service
As oil wells sit idle for years and land unusable, ND landowners seek action
September 1, 2018 - 7:37am
August 16, 2018
Todd Hanson, manager for mosquito control at the Grand Forks Public Health Department, examines a vial of frozen mosquitoes that are used for training purposes in species identification and testing for West Nile Virus in Grand Forks. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Grand Forks County reports first human West Nile case; 38 so far in ND
August 16, 2018 - 4:31pm
August 15, 2018
Leo Kuntz, right, and his brother Frank were instrumental in saving Nokota horses, which were named the North Dakota honorary equine in 1993. Photo special to The Forum
North Dakota Nokota horse breeder dies unexpectedly, leaving herd of 200 in jeopardy
August 15, 2018 - 8:57pm
August 14, 2018
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Pre-pile season is underway across the region
August 14, 2018 - 7:07pm
August 12, 2018
Paleontologists uncover complete tyrannosaur in Montana
August 12, 2018 - 6:17am
August 8, 2018
The West Nile virus in North Dakota appears to be on the rise with more cases reported.    File photo
West Nile cases see steep increase in North Dakota
August 8, 2018 - 3:28pm
August 7, 2018
Perseid meteors shown in August 2009. Submitted photo / NASA/JPL
Star party planned to provide prime viewing of massive meteor shower
August 7, 2018 - 4:38pm
July 31, 2018
Tied up turtle: Greenway specialists report unusual behavior near shores
July 31, 2018 - 6:19pm
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