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The slow cyclic wobble of Earth’s axis called precession resembles the motion of a top slowing down only the Earth’s not slowing down – it repeats the circle every 25,800 years. The wobble causes the pole star to change and the Sun to moves westward along the zodiac. Earth and Planetary Magnetism Group ETH-Zurich
AstroBob: Salvador Dali would love these constellations
28 min 17 sec ago
March 25, 2017
At least one reportedly dead in Las Vegas strip shooting
11 hours 19 min ago
A self-driven Volvo SUV owned and operated by Uber Technologies Inc. is flipped on its side after a collision in Tempe, Arizona, U.S. on March 24, 2017. Courtesy FRESCO NEWS/Mark Beach/Handout via REUTERS
Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crash
15 hours 4 min ago
Displaced Iraqis flee their homes as Iraqi forces battle with Islamic State militants, in western Mosul, Iraq March 25, 2017. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem
US confirms coalition airstrike in Mosul district; dozens of civilians believed killed
17 hours 24 min ago
Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, chairman of the House Tax Committee, said House Republicans plan to begin moving on tax reform this spring and to pass legislation before Congress goes on a summer recess in late July. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
With health care bill dead, Republicans turn to taxes
18 hours 56 min ago
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AgweekTV: Cattle stress study at NDSU
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Les Heitke, from left, Andrew Plowman and Harlan Madsen discuss priorities for action to improve the economic development strategies for Kandiyohi County during a day-long planning session Thursday with members of the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission.
Developing a vision: EDC reviews retail data to develop economic strategy for the future
23 hours 22 min ago
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A mix of people dance to traditional Somali music on March 18 at the Willmar Community Center. Organizers say the ethnic celebrations and events at the Willmar Community Center have been great fun for people of all ages and backgrounds.
Willmar Community Center creates community one event at a time
23 hours 32 min ago
MNsure executive Allison O'Toole tells reporters Nov. 3, 2016, that her agency sold more health insurance policies the first two days they were available  than it did by Thanksgiving a year earlier. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Keep or dump MNsure, or is there an alternative?
23 hours 46 min ago
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Linda Mathiason, standing, leads members of the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission in a strategic planning session Thursday, March 23, at the Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center.
Developing a vision: EDC reviews retail data to develop economic strategy for the future
March 25, 2017 - 4:03am
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Neil Linscheid of Clarkfield is a 2017 Bush Fellow.
New Bush Fellow pursues community development
March 25, 2017 - 1:44am
March 24, 2017
Audit: Minn. welfare programs have lax eligibility checks
March 24, 2017 - 8:19pm
Minnesota Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook, pictured on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016. Don Davis / Forum News Service
It's back: Minnesota Senate has plan to revive Real ID
March 24, 2017 - 7:58pm
A sign in support of Planned Parenthood is seen outside a town hall meeting for Republican U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy in Metairie, Louisiana, U.S. February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
March 24, 2017 - 7:34pm