Search for missing Native artifacts led to the discovery of bodies stored in ‘the most inhumane way possible’

Last winter, University of North Dakota English professor Crystal Alberts started searching for a missing pipe, a headdress and moccasins once on display at the school’s library, heading deep into the recesses of the nearly 140-year-old campus.  The collection was removed from the library in 1988, after students questioned whether […]

Residents were pitched on building a spaceport. Seven years later, many say it’s a ‘bridge to nowhere.’

“We’re paying taxes year after year after year for the spaceport, but nothing has materialized,” said Camden resident Steve Weinkle, who has become one of the most vocal opponents of the project. “This is our ‘bridge to nowhere.’” Scenes like the one in Camden County are playing out in other […]

Ukraine’s south is on the line as a major counteroffensive appears to be underway

Ukraine announced a military offensive Monday in areas across its south, signaling the launch of a long-awaited push to retake Russian-held territory. “Today, we started offensive actions in different directions,” Natalia Humeniuk, a spokesperson for the southern military command, told Ukraine’s public broadcaster Suspilne. The apparent start of the major […]