Skip to main content
Grand Forks Herald
Police shootings echo through criminology classrooms
In wake of Nobel Prize, Hibbing group looking for ways to honor Bob Dylan
In mishap, UND President Mark Kennedy tweet says LeBron James is a UND alum
Officials predict $1.4B Minnesota surplus
Six-vehicle pileup causes injuries in Grand Forks
crime and courts
Travel blog: UND in NYC (updated 10:45 p.m.)
Wild lose third straight, fall to Flames in shootout
Friday's local scoreboard
Friday's local sports clipboard
Timberwolves fall short in another comeback bid against New York
Grand Forks woman collects beautiful artwork with inspirational messages for victims of domestic violence
Passion for pottery
'The Story of the World in 100 Species' available at Grand Forks Public library
Marilyn Hagerty: St. Michael's cheery chef mixes 'homemade anything'
'Incarnate' plays in local theaters
Life & Style
Pearl "Pearl" Gilbertson
Carmen L. Nelson
Geraldine "Geri" Machipiness
DNR developing response plan to halt spread of CWD
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
A rundown of winter woodpeckers
A rewarding walk in the woods
Talkin' with Dokken: Do nightcrawlers work for ice fishing?
McFeely: Gov. Dalrymple's having a really tough week
Letter: Downtown Grand Forks needs development, not park preservation
Letter: Swamps, once drained, tend to fill back up
Letter: Omdahl should celebrate, not denigrate, Electoral College
Hoeven on Senate floor: Pipeline issue 'needs to be resolved'
40th Wedding Anniversary
July 11, 2016
Researchers spy on wood turtles in an attempt to save the declining species
NORTH OF DULUTH — About 200 yards off a railroad grade, researcher Maddy Cochrane waved her antenna in a semicircle to hear the strongest beep...
July 11, 2016 - 6:30pm
MIKE JACOBS: Noisy crows likely make sense
Crows have been patrolling my property and occupying my thoughts this week. The property is their territory. My mind is in awe of them. The crows...
July 11, 2016 - 12:22am
July 9, 2016
Talkin' with Dokken: Where to find blueberries
Q. I've heard there's a good blueberry crop in the works this year. I've never picked blueberries, but I'd like to give it a try. What can you...
July 9, 2016 - 10:19pm
July 2, 2016
Snapshots from a summer afternoon
ROSEAU COUNTY, Minn.—June had been a mostly miserable month in the border country, with too much rain and far too many severe storm warnings...
July 2, 2016 - 10:46pm
IN SEASON: Birds start over after a storm
The phoebes fledged. Three young ones left the nest last week. The catbirds and the barn swallows and the house wrens weren't so lucky. All of...
July 2, 2016 - 10:43pm
Worth a look: Drones and thermal imaging cameras could change waterfowl research
The latest innovation from conservation and research group Delta Waterfowl could change the way waterfowl managers work. Led by Frank Rohwer,...
July 2, 2016 - 10:40pm
Be neat, considerate on public lands
Most people who enjoy the outdoors realize the enjoyment provided not only by the solitude or just getting away from it all, but the smell of...
July 2, 2016 - 10:35pm
June 29, 2016
Final voting underway to name International Wolf Center pups
Final voting is underway to name the two new arctic wolf pups at the International Wolf Center in Ely. Out of more than 1,900 nominations received...
June 29, 2016 - 2:30pm
June 28, 2016
Cute, fuzzy baby loon rescued from Minnesota lawn
BAXTER, Minn. -- Loon chicks are most often seen perched atop the backs of their parents in an effort to protect them from potential predators....
June 28, 2016 - 6:00pm
June 27, 2016
What do you do if you find a baby bird on the ground?
At Wildwoods, we're currently swamped with baby wild animals of every description. We're also getting many calls every day about baby birds on...
June 27, 2016 - 2:30pm
June 24, 2016
Meadowlark numbers decline across North Dakota
A few years ago on a Sunday drive near the edge of West Fargo, creeping along with no particular route in mind, one of my kids let out the proverbial,...
June 24, 2016 - 9:19pm
Always in season: Subtle and secretive, the veery challenges birders
The veery is a hard bird to see and a hard bird to describe. Plain and secretive are the first adjectives that come to mind. This is unfair to...
June 24, 2016 - 9:12pm
Elk expansion shouldn't be portrayed as 'us vs. them,' rancher says
This is the second of two columns running on consecutive Sundays about elk in northwest Minnesota. Last week's viewpoint featured comments from...
June 24, 2016 - 9:00pm
Minnesota wolf center seeks names for pups
Two wolf pups are in need of new names. The arctic wolf pups joined the International Wolf Center in Ely last month, and the center is hosting...
June 24, 2016 - 2:52pm
June 21, 2016
North Dakota's state bird, the Western meadowlark, not as numerous as it once was
A few years ago on a Sunday drive near the edge of West Fargo, creeping along with no particular route in mind, one of my kids let out the proverbial:...
June 21, 2016 - 5:45pm