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September 21, 2018
Final Missouri River study to be presented next week
19 hours 31 min ago
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
23 hours 4 min ago
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 13, 2018
Fargo-Moorhead mosquito numbers are up, thanks to late August rainstorms. Special to The Forum
Mosquito populations thrive thanks to August storms
September 13, 2018 - 4:09pm
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
Dr. Drew Pinsky speaks Thursday, Sept. 6, at the North Dakota Behavioral Health Conference in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
'Addiction is a disease': Dr. Drew of 'Celebrity Rehab' kicks off Fargo conference with record crowd on hand
September 6, 2018 - 1:48pm
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 27, 2018
Yohe nominated to serve on international water rights commission
August 27, 2018 - 7:31pm
August 26, 2018
Nokota stallions. Supporters are scrapping to preserve a herd of almost 200 Nokota horses that belonged to Leo Kuntz, a Linton, N.D., rancher who died unexpectedly Aug. 12, 2018. Photo courtesy of Jody Hysjulienplay button
Kuntz family launches online fundraiser to try to preserve Nokota horse herd
August 26, 2018 - 7:00am
August 16, 2018
Wildfire smoke prompts air quality alert for Moorhead, northern Minnesota
August 16, 2018 - 4:35pm
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 12, 2018
Paleontologists uncover complete tyrannosaur in Montana
August 12, 2018 - 6:17am
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