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Bakken radio host getting new look on satellite radio

July 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Corporate boardrooms never had a chance to keep Bella Dangelo and Internet radio might not either. The former salesperson in the temporary employee business in Minneapolis is now a popular Oil Patch radio host, and Dangelo’s self-titled program is slated to hit the satellite radio airwaves next month. Continue Reading

Groups discuss Landsat 8 in Sioux Falls

June 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Nearly 120 scientists and engineers from around the world are meeting in Sioux Falls this week to discuss operational and technical issues regarding the new Landsat 8 satellite.
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USGS taking over satellite mission from NASA

May 30, 2013 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) The U.S. Geological Survey EROS Center in Sioux Falls will officially take over the Landsat 8 satellite mission from NASA on Thursday. Continue Reading

New satellite appears to be working flawlessly

May 7, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Landsat 8 sending back more than 400 images a day.
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NASA, USGS release first Landsat 8 images

March 21, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Landsat 8 acquired the images of Colorado’s Front Range on Monday using its operational land imager and thermal infrared sensor instruments.
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Latest Earth satellite to beam images to SD land station

February 11, 2013 in The Daily Republic

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) A rocket carrying an Earth-observing satellite launched Monday from a seaside military base to continue a mission to document changes to the planet’s natural resources.
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New :Landsat 8 satellite to join 40-year EROS mission

September 22, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS A fleet of picture-snapping NASA satellites that for 40 years has documented forest fires, tsunamis and everyday changes in the Earth’s geography will soon get a new member.
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Lake fire sparks talk of satellite station

January 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic

It took eight minutes for the Mitchell Fire Division, which is located downtown, to reach the house fire three miles away Monday morning on the north shore of Lake Mitchell. Continue Reading

Satellite that transmits to EROS could be failing

November 18, 2011 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) One of the two main satellites transmitting images to the U.S. Geological Survey’s EROS Data Center near Sioux Falls could be on its last legs, survey officials said Friday. Continue Reading

Canadian police call reports of satellite debris falling in Alberta ‘hoax’

September 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Officials in the U.S. and Canada are trying to determine where debris from an American satellite have landed, but the Royal Canadian Mounted Police are shooting down reports that some pieces fell in an Alberta community. Continue Reading