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May 12, 2019
Astronaut Anna Fisher near the aft flight deck of Discovery in 1984 as fellow crew members worked to retrieve two stranded communications satellites. (Courtesy of NASA)
She was pregnant when NASA offered to send her to space, Anna Fisher didn't hesitate
May 12, 2019 - 9:32am
November 30, 2018
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Astronaut Mark Vande Hei speaks to fourth- and fifth-grade students Thursday at Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar.
Willmar kids learn about space travel from the real deal during visit from astronaut Mark Vande Hei
November 30, 2018 - 7:41am
November 28, 2018
Astronaut to speak Friday evening in Willmar
November 28, 2018 - 8:01am
December 8, 2016
File photo: Former Senator and U.S. astronaut John Glenn is seen with his daughter Lyn Glenn Feb. 1, 2014 during the christening ceremony for the USNS John Glenn at the General Dynamics NASSCO Shipyard in San Diego, California. REUTERS/Sandy Huffaker
John Glenn, first astronaut to orbit the earth, dies at 95
December 8, 2016 - 2:50pm
March 7, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
March 7, 2016 - 1:00am
October 21, 2008
Letter: Help kids reach for the stars
October 21, 2008 - 12:00am