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University of North Dakota gets first police dog

Officer Ben is a 2-year-old yellow Labrador retriever trained to sniff out drugs and track people.


Fri Jul 25, 2014

Wall Street Journal

There's No Flying in Drone School

Capitalizing on an anticipated boom in the unmanned-aircraft industry, several U.S. universities and colleges are launching training programs for future drone pilots.


Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Train Disaster

Universe Today

Watch Live: 'Mars' Crew Emerges From Simulation After 120 Days

If you spent 120 days cooped up in a small habitat with six people, what's the first thing you'd want to do upon emerging? Celebration would likely be one of them, and you can watch the festivities as the HI-SEAS crew leaves their Mars simulation later today.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Minot Daily News

Area galleries 7-24-14

The display at the Minot Public Library gallery will be "Some Things Under Foot," a look at traditional rug hooking by Deb Johnson, Minot, through July 31. "Oil and Water," on display in the Hartnett Hall Gallery through Wednesday, is the collective effort of 37 regional artists, addressing the use or misuse of natural resources.


Related Topix: Minot, ND, Minot State University, Minnesota State University Moorhead, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, North Dakota State University, Dakota State University

Tue Jul 22, 2014


23K Lose Power as Storm Hits N.D., Minnesota

A line of severe thunderstorms with high winds and hail came through North Dakota and continued into central and northern Minnesota overnight.


Related Topix: Weather, Minnesota, Canada, Crookston, MN

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Universe Today

Insta-Mars: Crew Wraps Up Mock Mission With Pictures Of Their Hawaiian Adventure

Casey Stedman, commander of the 2014 HI-SEAS mission, points towards its habitat module and Maunea Kea during the Hawaiian mission.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Crain's Detroit Business

Bits & Pieces

Beaumont Health System announced the creation of the Harry N. Herkowitz, M.D. , Distinguished Chair in Orthopedics .


Related Topix: Wayne State University

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Rutgers Chemistry Professor Kathryn Uhrich of Plainfield Named ACS Fellow

Rutgers University Chemistry & Chemical Biology Professor Kathryn Uhrich , a renowned polymer scientist , has been named a Fellow of the American Chemical Society , the world's largest scientific society.


Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Rutgers University, Plainfield, NJ, Inventions, Science / Technology, Cornell University

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Minot Daily News

MSU Summer Theatre wraps with - Big River'

"Big River," the musical finale of the Minot State University Summer Theatre season which opens Friday, offers much more, according to director Kevin Neuharth.


Related Topix: Minot State University, Walhalla, ND, Mark Twain, Vocal, Sawyer, ND, Douglas, ND

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Business North

Two join Saturn's Grand Rapids office

Tim Massaro has joined the Grand Rapids office as a senior software engineer. He is a graduate of the University of North Dakota and previously worked for IBM.


Related Topix: Salem State College, Salem, MA

Tue Jul 15, 2014

St. Cloud Times

2 St. Cloud anglers compete in national bass tourney

Zach Gromberg and Connor Wendt qualified for the invitational tournament last summer when they were 17. They placed third of eight teams in the qualifier; the top finishers couldn't make the Tennessee trip.


Related Topix: St. Cloud, MN, Sauk Rapids, MN

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Minot Daily News

Back in backs

Paul Pearson, the son of former long-time Minot chiropractor Scot Pearson, has returned to the city he grew up in to open up his own clinic with his wife, Devanni Pearson.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Chiropractic, Minot, ND, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Grand Forks, ND, Western Washington University

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Star Tribune

Amazon asks FAA for permission to fly drones

Jake Stoltz, left, and Trevor Woods of the John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, remotely pilot a Draganflyer X4ES drone during a demonstration at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks, N.D. on Tuesday, June 24, 2014.


Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Grand Forks, ND

Wed Jul 09, 2014

ND elderly care, nursing programs get $1.5M

Bismarck-based Northland Healthcare Alliance will receive around $1.15 million from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for a rural elderly care program.


Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine

Tue Jul 08, 2014


Recent UND grad stars in reality TV show featuring Norwegian-Americans

Recent University of North Dakota graduate Kent Luetzen had a quick, intense lesson on his Norwegian roots, one that will be on television all over Norway.


Related Topix: Entertainment

Thief River Falls Times & Northern Watch

Pageants held on July 15 in TRF

The Miss Thief River Falls, Miss RiverFest and Little Miss Thief River Falls pageants will be held Tuesday, July 15 at 7 p.m. at the Lincoln High School auditorium.


Related Topix: Thief River Falls, MN, Medicine, Nursing, Minnesota State University Moorhead, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, Greenbush, MN

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Minot Daily News

A very bright future in N.D.

As our state passes one billion barrels of total Bakken production and marks one million barrels of oil per day, I can't help but think of how far our state has come since I moved back in 1984 when the oil business and nearly every business in North Dakota was in tough shape.


Related Topix: Dickinson, ND, Watford City, ND, Devils Lake, ND