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High-speed chase suspect who allegedly shot at North Dakota officers released from hospital
'Haunted by mistake,' gunman apologizes for killing 2 at Twin Cities hotel
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
City of Fargo employee: let DAPL protesters 'drown in the flooding'
crime and courts
The List: Events you won't want to miss this weekend
Three fun things to do in Grand Forks this weekend
'Space Traveler's Guide to the Solar System' available at Grand Forks Public Library
A joyous time: Local events in the valley
Red River high school presents: 'A Christmas Carol'
Marilyn Hagerty Eatbeat: Toasted Frog offers imaginative menu
Live nativity pageant set in Reynolds, N.D.
UND professor incorporates art gallery in church to enhance congregants’ religious experience
Santa's Village, 'A Christmas Carol'
Health Matters: Essential tremor pretty common condition
Red River holds off Bismarck Century to advance at state
Aggies earn their return
Photo gallery from the Class B Girls Basketball Tournament
Thursday's local scoreboard
Red River downs Bismarck Century 4-2, advances to semifinal round
Chloe Elizabeth Wedin
W. Milton Gregoire
Outdoors Report: Fishing remains good on Lake of the Woods; walleye season on Upper Red and other Minnesota inland waters closes Sunday
USDA sets webinars on conservation program
Adalyn Linnell walleye
Rich Lehn pike
Devils Lake angler catches potential world line-class record white bass
Flag-bearer, Chamber president: Expect an improved legislative forum
Roland Young: 'Day of reckoning' for Grand Forks bridge traffic is at hand
Letter: Feminists fight for all women's rights
AARP executive: Caregivers need North Dakota Legislature's help
Letter: Trump's critics fear for America's future
60th Wedding Anniversary
February 17, 2017
Always in Season-Mike Jacobs: Eurasian collared dove presents a new bird mystery for a new week
This week's bird mystery is the opposite of the one presented here last week. Last week, we had a bird that was seen and not heard; this week,...
February 17, 2017 - 1:18pm
February 10, 2017
WORTH A LOOK: Check out the Great Backyard Bird Count
A lot has changed since the first Great Backyard Bird Count was held in 1998. Each year brings more participants to this now-global event. The...
February 10, 2017 - 1:00pm
Could there be ravens?
The question is back: Could there be ravens? It's a question for two reasons. Veteran birder David Lambeth raised it in a post to members of...
February 10, 2017 - 12:54pm
January 13, 2017
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
Dave Lambeth's review of Christmas Bird Count numbers pretty much confirmed that house sparrows are declining in Grand Forks. The number of house sparrows seen on this winter's count was 355, the smallest count since the 1960s, when many fewer people turned out to count winter birds...
January 13, 2017 - 8:15am
January 6, 2017
Buntings adorn the winter landscape
The scarcity of pine siskins reminds us that the appearance of many northern birds is unpredictable here. Some years, yes; some years, no or...
January 6, 2017 - 10:49am
December 30, 2016
Siskins are few as winter rages
Pine siskins have been few this season, with low numbers on some Christmas Bird Counts and one on others. But since one of the few showed up...
December 30, 2016 - 1:38pm
December 23, 2016
Partridges evoke Christmas memories
The partridge is the bird of Christmas—the gray partridge, a bird of open country—not the partridge that haunts the North Woods....
December 23, 2016 - 10:14am
December 16, 2016
Always in Season: Announcing a nuthatch watch; red-breasted nuthatch a likely species in Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Christmas Bird Count
Old bones are cold bones, I've heard it said, and my old bones have been sticking pretty close to home. That's why I don't have a bird of my...
December 16, 2016 - 2:33pm
December 14, 2016
Volunteers needed for annual bird count
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- The holidays are almost upon us – which means it must be time for the National Audubon Society’s annual Christmas...
December 14, 2016 - 11:08am
December 9, 2016
Canadians debate a national bird
There's a bird in Canada's future—a national bird. The Canadian Geographic Society last month recommended a bird to represent the country....
December 9, 2016 - 4:17pm
WORTH A LOOK: Saw-whet owls banded at Turtle River State Park compiled for 'mugshot' poster
Grand Forks raptor expert and licensed bander Tim Driscoll banded more than 200 saw-whet owls and four Eastern screech-owls this fall at Turtle...
December 9, 2016 - 4:10pm
December 2, 2016
A rundown of winter woodpeckers
Two facts generally are known about the red-bellied woodpecker. One is that its belly is not red. This is undeniable; you can see it with your...
December 2, 2016 - 12:04pm
November 25, 2016
The wild turkey survives by its wiles
The turkey on your table last week was hardly a bird at all. The modern turkey is a commercial crop, genetically engineered. Even the color has...
November 25, 2016 - 2:23pm
November 17, 2016
Goldfinches lead cavalcade of winter bird species
Not many species become "bird of the week" twice in one year, but the American goldfinch is a changeling, and so it earns the dual designation....
November 17, 2016 - 5:54pm
November 11, 2016
Merganser makes a special day and place
The hooded merganser is a specialty of J. Clark Salyer National Wildlife Refuge. It nests elsewhere in North Dakota, including the Turtle Mountains...
November 11, 2016 - 12:18pm