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Local cities adapt to changing water availability
According to Steve Kernik, Environmental Planner with the City of Woodbury, there is a distinction to be made when talking about city efforts to conserve water, Before White Bear Lakeand then after....
4/15/14 at 10:26 PM
Healing from Groundwater Contamination in Washington County 2/13/14 at 5:06 PM
Well Water Nitrate Testing Clinics – May 6 and 8 4/16/13 at 11:25 AM COMPASS POINTS
Sure sign of spring: Peregrine spotted on UND water tower
A peregrine falcon showed up Sunday at the UND water tower, and leg bands suggest the bird is Terminator, a female that has been nesting in Grand Forks since 2008. Tim Driscoll, a Grand Forks raptor ...
4/7/14 at 12:20 PM
Kestrel chicks to be banded Thursday 6/20/12 at 10:04 AM
Marshall County park receives grant for improvements 1/12/12 at 2:43 PM ASTRO BOB
I'll have ice with my full moon, please
I took off for Lake Superior yesterday evening and walked out as far as I dared on its frozen surface. The ice was thick, maybe a foot or more, but the rumbling and booming coming from deep below ga...
3/16/14 at 12:01 PM
Icy, plumy Europa finds a friend in Lake Superior 2/17/14 at 1:18 PM
Surprise! What happens when you wring a washcloth out in space 4/23/13 at 11:47 AM FARGO CASS PUBLIC HEALTH
Workshop to Focus on Community Gardening
The Growing Together Through Community Gardening workshop will bethe evening of March 14 and all day March 15, at the Dakota Medical Foundation, located at 4141 28th Ave. S., Fargo. The March 14 prog...
3/7/14 at 11:55 AM
West Nile Virus: Symptoms, Protection and Prevention 7/24/13 at 2:24 PM
Family of a Man Who Died From West Nile Virus Working to Raise Awareness of the Disease 5/29/13 at 12:36 PM SWEET CONCLUSIONS
Awaken Your Senses
Munsinger Gardens (14 acres) and Clemens Gardens (7 acres) along the Mississippi River in St.Cloud, Minnesota is where I am always able to find reassuring peace. I am able to wander for hours along th...
9/22/13 at 1:32 AM
Minnesota Water Life Along The Crow River 8/1/13 at 1:32 PM
A Lesson in Family History 3/28/13 at 10:51 AM LINDUS CONSTRUCTION
Fall is coming! Button up Your Home for the Cooler Months!
The 90 degree days of summer will be coming to an end in the next week and a half. The Autumnal Equinox officially starts on September 22nd which means it is that time of year to get your home in or...
9/13/13 at 11:06 AM
Are Your Energy Bills Really High? Take a Look at your Water Heater! 9/6/13 at 10:10 AM
Let Your Attic Breathe for the Health of Your Home 11/8/12 at 11:45 AM STAFF BLOGOIL PATCH DISPATCH
Oil Patch prevalent in drinking water violations, but officials say most issues are corrected
WILLISTON, N.D. Crew camps, RV parks and other water systems in oil-producing counties dominate a list released Monday of drinking water violations issued last year, but officials say most issues hav...
7/2/13 at 12:57 AM
Water restrictions issued for Williston area 6/4/13 at 1:21 PM
N.D. oil industry used at least 5.4 billion gallons of water in 2012 3/17/13 at 10:19 AM NDAD INSIGHT
Who Escaped to the Lake in 2013? See for yourself
The 19th annual Escape to the Lake water recreation event for people with physical disabilities, held near Center, N.D., on June 15,gave more than 30 people -- children and adults -- a chance to water...
Political notebook: Political bedfellows combine to defeat farm bill
By Don Davis Strange political bedfellows who disagree on about everything combined to slap down the U.S. House farm bill. Republicans who want a smaller federal budget and Democrats who want more mon...
6/23/13 at 5:54 PM
MPCA credits 1972 law for cleaning waters 10/19/12 at 2:49 PM
Franken wants more federal funds for water system 3/3/12 at 11:07 AM HEALTHY TIDBITS
Our Drinking Water
Do you ever read the information that comes in your water bill? I was looking at the Drinking Water Report. Our Great Lakes, Lake Superior is one of our greatest resources. If you want to obtain the ...
6/22/13 at 6:09 PM
Kickstarter Project, Your Help is Needed 5/31/13 at 6:13 AM
Test Your Water for Arsenic and Lead 9/12/12 at 7:22 AM BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF ND
How to stay hydrated when exercising
By Ryan Schuster Whether you are exercising at the gym or preparing to run a marathon, there one thing that many people often overlook proper hydration. In order to perform at your best and avoid b...

Children ages 12-15 who want to operate a boat or personal watercraft this summer must take the states boating basics course. State law requires youngsters ages 12-15 to pass the course before they o...
5/7/13 at 11:08 AM
stay safe on the water 6/14/12 at 4:50 PM
staying safe on the water 5/22/12 at 8:22 AM READ OILFIELD WIVES
Shrink for Good
Originally posted on The Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans. You're thirsty. You walk to the kitchen, turn on the faucet, and fill a cup with cold, refreshing water. Or maybe you grab a bottle of wate...
4/29/13 at 7:22 AM THE FARM BLEAT
Don't say 'I told you so!'
While most of the blogs I write these days also appear in the Daily Globe newspaper, this isnt one of them youll be seeing in print. Why? I dont want my dad to read it. Actually, I dont want him to ...
3/12/13 at 12:37 PM
Learning by Doing 6/14/11 at 11:16 PM
Orthodox Christians Bless Red River in Fargo
Normally at this time of year, if the Red River Valley hears of anything regarding Orthodox Christianity and blessing water, it is a report from some faraway place like Russia or Greece. What many mig...
1/22/13 at 8:28 AM
Theophany: The Baptism of Jesus and Holy Water 1/12/13 at 2:11 PM
Blessing Vehicles on Pentecost 6/14/11 at 9:28 AM
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