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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
August 9, 2018
Mosquito spraying set for Friday in Frontier
August 9, 2018 - 6:38pm
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
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