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Mitchell Baseball Turkey Trot fundraiser draws more than 150 racers
TransCanada: Over 24K gallons of oil recovered from spill
3 defendants sentenced for roles in casino blackjack scheme
Governors association backs bid to collect online sales tax
Circuit court from Nov. 21
Minnesota, South Dakota farmers named to soybean board
Fall harvest in South Dakota close to wrapping up
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
place a business brief
Meet the Minnesota turkeys raised to meet the President
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Washington gains ground with win vs. Giants
NFC North is the Vikings' to lose
Wolves still not saving the best for last
Rivers, Chargers gobble up Cowboys 28-6
Unlike teammates, Thielen shrugs off reaching 1,000 receiving yards
What you need in your winter survival kit
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Roger O. Roth
Ron E. Heiter
Arlene Kostal Fuhrman
DAUGAARD: 138 Thanksgivings ago
WOSTER: Thankful for those who make life easier
ROUNDS: Remaining thankful
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
Kelly Ellston is
Darrell Dean Simmons
October 28, 2017
An unusual, fast-moving object from somewhere else in the galaxy just visited our solar system
Relax. It’s not an alien probe droid or anything that could potentially slam into Planet Earth. Even so, NASA scientists are over the moon...
October 28, 2017 - 9:03am
October 1, 2017
ASTROBOB: Comet or asteroid? Hubble discovers unique solar system object
DULUTH — The Hubble Space Telescope is always up to something. Now, a German-led group of astronomers have observed a one-of-a-kind object...
October 1, 2017 - 9:30am
June 19, 2017
NASA finds 10 new potentially habitable 'Earth-like' worlds
Astronomers using the Kepler space telescope have detected 219 possible new exoplanets in our galaxy, including 10 relatively small, rocky...
June 19, 2017 - 9:00pm
May 8, 2017
How deaf men helped NASA understand motion sickness in space
WASHINGTON - Barron Gulak remembers one experiment that did not take place in a lab. In 1964, Gulak and the other test subjects for the research...
May 8, 2017 - 2:58pm
March 21, 2017
Travel tips from a real space tourist: get ready to feel awful
One of the first tourists to travel in outer space found it to be a bit of a buzzkill. Sure, he loved every minute-even if he was physically...
March 21, 2017 - 10:54am
March 20, 2017
A new definition would add 102 planets to our solar system - including Pluto
Is Pluto a planet? It's not a question scientists ask in polite company. "It's like religion and politics," said Kirby Runyon, a planetary scientist...
March 20, 2017 - 3:34pm
February 22, 2017
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
Astronomers have found a nearby solar system with seven Earth-sized planets, three of which circle their parent star at the right distance for...
February 22, 2017 - 4:12pm
January 4, 2017
NASA's newest missions will explore the solar system's asteroids
NASA will launch two new missions to asteroids in search of clues about the early solar system, the space agency announced Wednesday. The first...
January 4, 2017 - 3:56pm
Mysterious radio burst came from a galaxy 2.5 billion light years away, astronomers discover
For the first time, scientists have nailed down a source of fast radio bursts, one of astronomy's most enigmatic phenomena. A dim dwarf galaxy...
January 4, 2017 - 12:57pm
December 27, 2016
Earth is likely safe for now from asteroids - probably
GRAND FORKS — Good news, everyone! The sky isn't falling—for now. NASA scientist Joseph Nuth noted recently at the annual meeting...
December 27, 2016 - 8:13am
December 20, 2016
WOSTER: Russia: The same old bully
I wrote a while back about what a hero former astronaut John Glenn was to people of my generation. When he rode Friendship 7 into space, orbited...
December 20, 2016 - 5:15pm
December 9, 2016
WOSTER: The orbit that made the moon landing possible
Heroes walked the land when I was growing up, and John Glenn moved onto my heroes' list in the winter of 1962 when he orbited the earth in an...
December 9, 2016 - 5:10pm
October 11, 2016
America will take the giant leap to Mars, Obama says
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama said on Tuesday he would help send people to Mars as soon as 14 years from now, pledging to...
October 11, 2016 - 9:05am
September 1, 2016
Curious radio signal stirs talk of extraterrestrials
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - A curious radio signal picked up by a Russian telescope is probably not a transmission from an extraterrestrial civilization, but astronomers in California are taking a second look anyway, the SETI Institute said on Tuesday.A group of Russian astronomers...
September 1, 2016 - 12:42pm
August 24, 2016
Scientists say they've found a planet orbiting Proxima Centauri, our closest neighbor
Scientists have discovered what they believe to be a new planet, the closest one ever detected outside our solar system. It is a small, rocky...
August 24, 2016 - 3:47pm