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Planning commission passes hotel proposal, council is next
Firefighter battles PTSD
Big expectations for Laker softball
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrants
Track teams fifth and sixth at Bemidji
Jernberg, Smith headed to USAG Regionals
DL wrestlers qualify for NYWA state tournament
Pushing the boundaries of her time
Turning back the pages
Grilled lamb chops provide quick, flavorful meal
Earnings limits apply to widow’s benefits
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MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Crisis Center to hold annual banquet
MSUM hosting trio of authors at on-campus events April 13
Watch out for April Fool’s Day at library
Egg decorating class Tuesday at NYM center
Long Lake Theater season starts June 10
Foundations have big impact
Needed: Crash course in open records
Letter: Some lake officials push back against ‘aggressive’ DNR stocking of muskie
Question was a deal-breaker
Help for problem gamblers
Six of top 10 most popular state parks located in northern Minnesota
Signs of spring are all around: From migration to sugaring
Last week to ice fish
Comments sought on proposed deer goals
Governor’s budget would help maintain vitality of Minnesota state parks
Murder mystery at the Holmes
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
November 20, 2014
Native American astronaut talks to students about space experiences
The first tribally enrolled Native American astronaut was one of the stars of Native American Heritage Month at North Dakota State University on Monday. Retired NASA astronaut John Herrington, 56, spoke to an audience of more than 75 people in the Harry D. McGovern Alumni Center...
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November 20, 2014 - 9:00am
March 19, 2014
College kid wins NASA internship
An Ogema woman attending the White Earth Tribal and Community College is taking on some of Earth’s most important issues as she works her way...
March 19, 2014 - 2:00pm
January 9, 2014
Obama agrees to 4-year extension for International Space Station
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration wants to keep the International Space Station, a $100 billion orbital research outpost that is a project of 15 nations, flying until at least 2024, four years beyond a previous target, NASA said on Wednesday. The extension will give the U.S. space...
January 9, 2014 - 9:32am
December 27, 2013
Spacewalkers install cameras for space video venture
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - A pair of Russian cosmonauts ventured outside the International Space Station on Friday to install two cameras that are part of a Canadian commercial project to stream high-definition video from space to subscribers over the Internet. Station commander Oleg...
December 27, 2013 - 2:01pm
December 23, 2013
Astronauts ready for second spacewalk to repair station
By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL - Astronauts aboard the International Space Station are planning a second and final spacewalk to fix the outpost's cooling system early on Tuesday, a NASA official said. NASA astronauts Rick Mastracchio and Mike Hopkins are expected to leave the...
December 23, 2013 - 7:00pm
December 19, 2013
Astronauts prepare for first spacewalk since helmet leak problem
CAPE CANAVERAL - Astronauts aboard the International Space Station prepared for an unexpected series of spacewalks by fabricating spacesuit snorkels they can use for breathing in case of another helmet water leak, NASA officials said on Wednesday. The spacewalks, the first of which...
December 19, 2013 - 4:30pm
December 12, 2013
Space station cooling system shuts down, but no emergency, says NASA
SAN FRANCISCO - NASA is assessing a problem with one of two cooling systems aboard the International Space Station, a potentially serious but not life-threatening situation, officials said on Wednesday. The system automatically shut itself down after detecting abnormal temperatures,...
December 12, 2013 - 3:30pm
December 9, 2013
NASA Mars rover finds evidence of life-friendly ancient lake
SAN FRANCISCO - Scientists have found evidence of an ancient freshwater lake on Mars well suited to support microbial life, the researchers said Monday. The lake, located inside Gale Crater where the rover landed in August 2012, likely covered an area 31 miles long and 3 miles wide,...
December 9, 2013 - 3:58pm
November 18, 2013
NASA satellite launched to find clues about Mars' lost water
By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) - An unmanned Atlas 5 rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Monday, sending a Mars orbiter on its way to study how the planet most like Earth in the solar system lost its water. Unlike previous...
November 18, 2013 - 1:21pm
October 22, 2013
Henning community preparing for visitor from space
Henning students will have the rare privilege of talking to a visitor from space Wednesday morning. Dr. Karen Nyberg, a 1988 Henning graduate and a flight engineer aboard the International Space Station, will visit the Henning gym courtesy of the National Aeronautics and Space...
October 22, 2013 - 10:04am