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Fall colors are present in the downtown area of Jamestown as seen Monday. John M. Steiner / The Sun
Fall welcome
14 hours 31 min ago
September 24, 2018
Copperhead snake / Wikimedia Commons
Rare two-headed copperhead snake found in East Coast
September 24, 2018 - 8:04pm
September 23, 2018
Scientists identify four personality types
September 23, 2018 - 7:30am
September 21, 2018
Final Missouri River study to be presented next week
September 21, 2018 - 8:04pm
Algae in Lake Mitchell. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
South Dakota lakes dealing with more than just algae and solutions are complicated
September 21, 2018 - 1:52pm
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 17, 2018
Elon Musk, chief executive officer for Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX), pauses while speaking during the 67th International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in Guadalajara, Mexico, on Sept. 27, 2016. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Susana Gonzalez
SpaceX plans to fly a Japanese billionaire, several artists on trip around the moon
September 17, 2018 - 9:37pm
Birds that spend their winter in the continental U.S., like this dark-eyed junco, have a poorer rate of return to their summer grounds than birds that winter in the tropics, according to a new study. Courtesy Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
Scientists use radar to count billions of migrating birds
September 17, 2018 - 4:37pm
September 14, 2018
A hawk rests on a tree branch Thursday on the Island at Jamestown Reservoir. Tom LaVenture / The Sun
Hanging out
September 14, 2018 - 9:19am
September 12, 2018
A panoramic image of Blombos Cave in South Africa. Magnus Haaland
Archaeologists just found the oldest drawing. It's a 70,000-year-old hashtag.
September 12, 2018 - 4:32pm
September 11, 2018
Sarah Curtis, left, shares the joy of seeing a monarch butterfly up close with Arlene Nack, a resident at an assisted living facility in Alexandria. Lowell Anderson / Forum News Service
Flying free: Central Minn. woman helps save monarch butterflies
September 11, 2018 - 8:55pm
Scientists discover three new sea creatures in depths of the Pacific Ocean
September 11, 2018 - 4:34pm
Letter to the editor: Rocketry has major effect on the weather
September 11, 2018 - 7:01am
September 9, 2018
The Karner blue butterfly is listed as an Endangered species in Minnesota and wherever else it is found. (Photo/ U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Image Library)
Species at risk: Whether obscure or high-profile, decline in any native species is cause for concern, experts say
September 9, 2018 - 6:17am
September 7, 2018
Jocelyn Bell Burnell today. MUST CREDIT: photo courtesy of the Breakthrough Foundation.
She made the discovery but a man got the Nobel. A half-century later, she's won a $3 million prize.
September 7, 2018 - 7:41am