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Firefighter: 1 dead, 3 injured when tree falls in NC forest

Aug. 15, 2021 19:22 PM EDT

BREVARD, N.C. (AP) — One motorist died and three others were critically injured when a large oak tree in a national forest in western North Carolina fell into a road and onto their vehicle, a local fire chief said. The tree fell midday Saturday on two cars traveling on...

Climate history could be found in muddy bottom of Red River

Aug. 07, 2021 01:04 AM EDT

CLIMAX, Minn. (AP) — Researchers are trying to better understand the climate history of the Red River Valley by exploring the bottom of the muddy river. On a recent outing, North Dakota State University extension forester Joe Zeleznik sat in the front of a small...