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DNR emphasizing safety as boating season begins
51 min 49 sec ago
May 24, 2018
A closer look at part of the soil of the bog that has made its home in front of the Legionville School Safety Patrol Training Center.
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Moving bog on northern Minnesota lake a slow slog
May 24, 2018 - 9:18pm
May 21, 2018
An ash plume fills the sky last week at Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park.
Hawaii lava finally reaches the Pacific -- only to create another deadly danger
May 21, 2018 - 9:44pm
Theodore Roosevelt National Park is one of North Dakota's top tourist attractions. Forum News Service file photo
Five-state region to market new international image to tourists
May 21, 2018 - 5:21pm
Winterkill affects fish population in 13 lakes across ND
May 21, 2018 - 3:47pm
May 17, 2018
Boards used as platforms sat in the water Thursday on Day 2 of the attempt to remove a bog from the shoreline on North Long Lake. The bog sits in front of the Legionville School Safety Patrol Training Center.
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Massive bog cut into 3: Officials hope to move 1 piece next week
May 17, 2018 - 8:57pm
Sanford, Essentia doctors in ND begin offering online E-visits
May 17, 2018 - 7:24pm
Horses graze on Monday south of Jamestown, N.D. An equine virus has appeared in North Dakota in recent weeks, causing horse owners to take caution with attending various events. John M. Steiner / Forum News Service
Second case of equine neurologic disease in ND reported as horse euthanized
May 17, 2018 - 5:32pm
May 16, 2018
This still photo from a drone shows boats and pontoons start in their attempt to move the floating bog on North Long Lake that made its home last fall in front of Legionville camp's swimming beach, back to it's original location on the lake. Jim Stafford / Forum News Serviceplay button
Efforts to move monstrous floating bog on northern Minnesota lake bogs down
May 16, 2018 - 9:24pm
Jessie Rock shows first-grade students a Tyrannosaurus rex jaw from her mobile geology museum April 4, 2018, at Horace Mann Elementary in Fargo. Forum file photo
Survey: Locals support permanent science museum in F-M
May 16, 2018 - 5:37pm
May 15, 2018
Volcanoes. Geysers. Earthquakes. Mother Earth is doing all kinds of scary stuff in the US right now
May 15, 2018 - 5:34pm
May 14, 2018
A floating bog on North Long Lake, north of Brainerd, is scheduled to be moved from where it came to rest. The bog, which is the size of three football fields is a natural wetland consisting of marsh, dead plant materials, cattails and, in this case, a line of tamarack trees.
Northern Minnesota lake association preparing to push massive floating bog to where it came from
May 14, 2018 - 6:08pm
May 11, 2018
SpaceX will try again to launch its newest Falcon 9 rocket
May 11, 2018 - 2:56pm
May 9, 2018
A microscopic plastic fiber found in a sample of beer brewed with water from Lake Superior. Researchers say it's not clear if the plastic is coming in through city tap water or getting in the beer through another pathway. Photo courtesy of Mary Kosuth
Plastic found in most Great Lakes tap water, beer
May 9, 2018 - 9:48pm
May 7, 2018
From left: UMD students Emily Hartman, Christopher Little and Jubran Jindeel drag for ticks at a farm in Iron River in the summer of 2017. Photo by Ben Clarke.
Duluth Lyme disease researcher seeks public's input
May 7, 2018 - 7:49pm