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July 21, 2018
John Bagu, who advocates Cass County move from fossil fuels, stands in the Prairie Sun Community Solar Gardens on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Fargo. The solar farm is owned and operated by Cass County Electric Cooperative.
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'We have control over our destiny': Renewable energy advocate says switch would save billions over decades
15 hours 16 min ago
The Ashtabula Wind Energy Center north of Valley City, N.D. Forum News Service file photo
Program would let Fargoans get all their power from wind, sun
15 hours 17 min ago
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The truth about 'breakthrough' drugs
16 hours 25 min ago
July 20, 2018
Peak season for West Nile virus approaches
July 20, 2018 - 7:21pm
July 18, 2018
A black bear peers down between the limbs of a cottonwood tree in Grand Forks' University Park on Monday afternoon, July 16. The bear was tranquilized and removed from the tree by Grand Forks police officers, but it later was euthanized due to its health. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Distressed bear could cost taxpayers thousands
July 18, 2018 - 9:49pm
Equipment failure leads to oil, brine spill in far north-central North Dakota
July 18, 2018 - 6:51pm
The remains of one of six soldiers from the 1st Massachusetts Regiment found in Centreville, Va., in 1997. The soldiers were believed to have been killed in the Battle of Blackburn's Ford, which occurred on July 18, 1861. The soldiers were later reburied in the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne, Mass. in 2006. MUST CREDIT: Fairfax County/Mike Johnson.
The forgotten graves of soldiers killed 157 years ago, during the Battle of Blackburn's Ford
July 18, 2018 - 3:30pm
July 17, 2018
A black bear wanders through a University of North Dakota campus-area neighborhood in Grand Forks on Monday, July 16. Photo by Eric Hylden / Forum News Serviceplay button
Curiosity over bear in Grand Forks park contributed to its death, zoo official says
July 17, 2018 - 5:42pm
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A cleaning lady went to her car to get a mop and was attacked by 80,000 bees
July 17, 2018 - 2:42pm
A black bear moves around in the upper limbs of a cottonwood tree in University Park Monday. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Bear euthanized after being removed from Grand Forks park
July 17, 2018 - 9:40am
July 16, 2018
A Grand Forks police officer follows a black bear down a sidewalk at University Park Monday after reports of a bear in a tree near the park. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Police able to get bear out of tree in Grand Forks, but animal's survival is iffy
July 16, 2018 - 8:57pm
Two northwest ND counties carry most West Nile mosquitoes
July 16, 2018 - 6:49pm
Minnesota Department of Health researcher Dave Neitzel checks his drag cloth for ticks as intern Ellen Meis does likewise. MUST CREDIT: Photo by Sheila M. Eldred
In Minnesota's woods, researchers take aim at ticks
July 16, 2018 - 1:06pm
July 14, 2018
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Rare double shark attack closes Florida beach; bites were just minutes apart
July 14, 2018 - 5:00pm
A worker uses a propane torch to polish a glass straw at the EcoGlass Straws manufacturing facility in Hood River, Oregon, on July 5, 2018. Photo by Terray Sylvester/Bloomberg.
Now that plastic's passe, tiny Oregon shop is building the straw of tomorrow
July 14, 2018 - 11:45am
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