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Confused About the Dakota Access Controversy? This Primer Will Get You up to Speed
CANNON BALL, N.D. Controversy over what would be the Bakkens largest oil pipeline has put North Dakota in the international spotlight. Opposition to the Dakota Access Pipeline has prompted the large...
9/24/16 at 11:40 AM BISON MEDIA BLOG
FCS Pick ‘Em – Week 4
We could have had a big swing week last week, but thanks to Beau Baldwin's gutsy move, Eastern Washington pulled off a big win over Northern Iowa, and in the process, the Big Sky posted a 4-3 record a...
9/23/16 at 4:05 PM SAY ANYTHING BLOG
Not Rock Bottom Yet: North Dakota’s August Revenues Come in $9 Million Under Forecast
Revenue forecasting in North Dakota has been a train wreck over the last several years. During the peak of the oil boom years revenue forecasts understated revenue by billions. Now that the oil boom i...
9/23/16 at 12:10 PM CAPITOL CHATTER
Capitol Complex to Get Power From Rural Minnesota
Rural Minnesota wind and solar farms likely will provide a third of the electricity for the state's 23-building Capitol complex near downtown St. Paul. State and Xcel Energy officials on Wednesday, S...
Fall Leaves
Fall colors could be especially lovely this year. It has been quite rainy, particularly through the second half of the summer into September. Also, because most of our summer rainfall came at night, t...
9/21/16 at 11:51 PM

Featured Area Voices ASTRO BOB
See China’s Tiangong-1 Space Station Before It’s No More
China's first space station, Tiangong-1 or Heavenly Palace, is out of control and doomed to fall to Earth in the second half of 2017.Should you worry? Not really. Two-thirds of the planet is covered...
Women to Prison for Their Abortions
I have written this several times in the past that the logical outcome of laws prohibition all abortions are women going to prison. Several have argued here that, no, that would never happen. I have ...
9/24/16 at 6:01 PM FARGO SCHOOL TALK
Community Flu Shot Clinics
Stamp Out-Fluenza Flu Shot Clinics conveniently provide flu shots for all family members at various Fargo Public Schoolsschool locations throughout Fargo during the month of October. The Stamp Out-Fl...
Using Kindness to Make up for Lost Time
I'm a sucker for a romantic story. I'll tell anyone who will listen that I fell in love with my husband when I was in sixth grade. True, he wouldn't date me until I was 24, but that just adds to the...
9/24/16 at 7:12 AM THE NEW FORTY
I Like Being Naked.
Today I inadvertently left the house without my phone. It did not realize that I was without it until I arrived at the university. My initial reaction was a sense of mental confusion - almost as if I ...
9/23/16 at 3:18 PM