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Destinations Photo Contest Spotlight: See some of your best panoramic photos

Our Destinations Travel Photo Contest hosted some wonderful photos taken by travelers such as YOU! From wildlife to waterfalls, suns… Read more

New political frustrations aired in Tea Party re-enactment

BOSTON (AP) — Americans are venting their frustrations with the current political climate by chucking tea into Boston Harbor. Sound familiar? Read more

The Latest: Homeless camp fire sparked Los Angeles blaze

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): Read more

Crews struggle to keep flames from California neighborhoods

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A cooking fire at a homeless encampment sparked a wildfire last week that destroyed six homes in the Bel Air neighborhood of Los Angeles, authorities said Tuesday, while the fifth-largest wildfire in California history burning northwest of the city kept expanding and kept thousands out of their homes. Read more

Schools training staff on using Narcan in response to opioid crisis

AMY DALRYMPLE Bismarck Tribune

The opioid overdose antidote that is helping Bismarck-Mandan first-responders save lives is … Read more


Protesters call national park plan for Utah monument a ploy

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Environmental groups on Tuesday blasted a legislative proposal by U.S. Rep. Chris Stewart that would create a small national park within the recently downsized Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, calling it nothing more than a ruse to try to appease conservationists and open more land for mining and grazing. Read more

Bruce Brown, whose 'Endless Summer' redefined surfing, dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bruce Brown, whose 1966 surfing documentary "The Endless Summer" molded the image of the surfer as a seeker of adventure and fulfillment and transformed the sport, has died. He was 80. Read more

MSC Seaside named best new ship of 2017 by Cruise Critic

MSC Seaside was named best new ship of the year Tuesday in the annual awards handed out by Cruise Critic, the cruise website. Read more


Digital exclusives

Eclipse images: Shining the light on a long history of solar eclipses

A total solar eclipse happens about every 18 months somewhere on the earth. But many times, those eclipses aren't visible in places … Read more

Photos: For this Amazon cult, happiness is a cup of ancient psychedelic tea

The Ayahuasca brew is sacred to Ceu do Mapia villagers, who use it in rituals that blend Indian beliefs with Roman Catholicism. Read more

Photos: This museum is one of the coolest. Literally

The biggest attraction at this temporary ice cream museum: A pool filled with 11,000 pounds of confetti-colored sprinkles. Read more

Photos: A bird's-eye view of the Olympic city

These stunning views helped bring the Olympics to Rio.  Read more

Photos: This Moscow museum offers a trip back in time—and defense against disaster

MOSCOW — For Boris Solomatin, a Moscow railway museum guide, steam locomotives are nothing short of time machines. Read more

More news

Officials: Roads through national forests covered with snow

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The United States Forest Service says motorists traveling through the Nantahala and Pisgah national forests should watch for snow- and ice-covered roads. Read more

Eugene Airport services 1M passengers in 2017, breaks record

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The Eugene Airport has surpassed 1 million annual passengers in 2017, the airport's first time doing so. Read more

OneJet to offer 2 daily round trips between Albany, Buffalo

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An airline startup will offer nonstop flights between Albany and Buffalo beginning Feb. 1. Read more


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The best refinance rates in Bismarck for December 2017

Residents are urged to refinance at near historically low rates before time is up.