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November 14, 2013
Minnesota native and UND graduate returns from space
November 14, 2013 - 1:16pm
August 1, 2013
Tom Hintgen/FOCUS
Former astronaut Harrison “Jack” Schmitt, who owns a cabin at West Battle Lake, took time for an interview while visiting people in Fergus Falls recently.
Former astronaut enjoys time spent in OTC
August 1, 2013 - 12:15pm
June 6, 2013
NASA image
This photograph is one of the first to show interaction among the Expedition 36 crew members already onboard the International Space Station and the three freshly arrived crew members, in-cluding Vining native Karen Nyberg, on May 29. Cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin (frame center) of Russia’s Federal Space Agency greeted the newcomers. They are, from left, Flight Engineers Nyberg of NASA, Fyodor Yurchikhin of the Russian Federal Space Agency and Luca Parmitano of the European Space Agency.
Otter Tail native up in space
June 6, 2013 - 3:07pm
May 29, 2013
Otter Tail County native, UND grad blasts off for International Space Station
May 29, 2013 - 9:10am
May 13, 2013
Astronaut Karen Nyberg, a native of Vining, Minn. in Ottertail County, will be going on a six month scientific mission to the International Space Station on May 28. Here, Nyberg gazes down towards Earth on a previous ISS mission. Image courtesy of NASA.
Vining native headed into space
May 13, 2013 - 11:40am