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Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose Endangered Species protection
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Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft
UMD freshman-to-be Samberg moving up the NHL Draft board
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John R. Heneman
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UND to offer five archery tags at Forest River site
Area fishing report: Battling wind is the common denominator for walleye anglers across the Northland, of late
Doug Leier: Following boating regulations helps ensure safety on the water
Alaska fishing adventure
Kelly Anderson halibut
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
Our view: For Rodriguez, death is fitting
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Letter: USA, choose which devil to be exorcised
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June 16, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: A wily heron moves north to nest
A green heron nest has been found in Grand Forks. This is noteworthy because it continues a streak of infrequent but regular nesting reports....
June 16, 2017 - 11:45am
June 15, 2017
Scientists give merlins a rare banding in Jamestown park
JAMESTOWN, N.D.—Scientists banded young merlin falcons nesting in a Jamestown park on Wednesday to help build research on the birds in...
June 15, 2017 - 6:15pm
June 12, 2017
Peregrine banding draws a crowd
It was a falcon frenzy Monday afternoon as an estimated 150 people showed up to watch peregrine chicks being banded below the UND water tower....
June 12, 2017 - 5:09pm
June 9, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Who's that tapping on the window?
The song sparrow is a resident bird at Magpie Ridge, which is what Suezette and I call our place west of Gilby, N.D. It would have been more...
June 9, 2017 - 2:03pm
June 5, 2017
Peregrine banding set for June 12 below UND water tower
The annual peregrine banding event at the UND Water Tower is scheduled for 1 p.m. Monday, June 12, below the water tower adjacent to Starcher...
June 5, 2017 - 1:21pm
June 2, 2017
Always in season: Bird world delivers another surprise
Memorial Day's scarlet tanager was a surprise. I didn't see the actual bird, but only its picture. Not that I hadn't been watching for scarlet...
June 2, 2017 - 2:55pm
May 26, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: The sora surprises again and again
The sora is a surprising bird. Here is what The American Museum of Natural History, in "Birds of North America," has to say about the bird: "Despite...
May 26, 2017 - 11:34am
May 19, 2017
Always in season: Rose-breasted grosbeaks are doubly well named
Ahem, dear reader: The subject this week is bird breasts. To be sure, the breast is not the first part to examine when trying to identify a bird....
May 19, 2017 - 2:04pm
May 12, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Birds compete for nesting sites
A kind of competition has developed between the birds. It involves barn swallows and eastern phoebes, and the stakes are high. Both birds want...
May 12, 2017 - 10:38am
May 5, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Snipe call attention to themselves
Here at Magpie Ridge west of Gilby, N.D., where I watch most of my birds and where no magpie has been seen for many months: Here the bird of...
May 5, 2017 - 3:37pm
Saw-whet owls nesting in Grand Forks backyard are first record for the county
Dave Lambeth, often called the "dean of Grand Forks birdwatchers," can be excused for feeling like he just won the birding equivalent of the...
May 5, 2017 - 2:37pm
April 21, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Mourning dove known for its call
The voice of the mourning dove has been misapplied. It is associated with grief, yet it is a sound of comfort, signaling both springtime and...
April 21, 2017 - 2:22pm
April 14, 2017
Mike Jacobs: The killdeer is a familiar trickster
The killdeer is a familiar bird, perhaps as well known as the robin. Like the robin, it is a reliable sign of spring. The killdeer signals spring...
April 14, 2017 - 12:22pm
April 7, 2017
Always in Season/ Mike Jacobs: Too many snow geese fill the sky
It's about 9 a.m. on Wednesday morning. I'm on North Dakota Highway 1 about 9 miles southwest of Cooperstown, N.D., and there are about 90,000...
April 7, 2017 - 11:21am
March 31, 2017
Always in Season/Mike Jacobs: Meadowlarks signal spring
There are lots of signs of spring. No one of them is definitive, but taken together they are completely convincing. Probably the most familiar...
March 31, 2017 - 12:53pm