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CAIR-MN calling for hate crime charge after incident at Minn. farmer's market
6 resorts enroll in Minn. Century Resort recognition program
16-year-old from Warren, Minn. has been found and is safe
Nephew of Fargo white nationalist tells CNN a rally is coming, appeals to anti-hate groups
Fargo Democrat announces run for U.S. House
crime and courts
Scottish band en route to St. Paul accidentally leaves drummer at N.D. rest stop
CNN commentator Jeffrey Lord tweeted a Nazi salute. He was fired immediately.
Tigirlily brings blend of country, folk, pop music Friday to Grand Forks
Ex-DJ sued Taylor Swift upon losing job after groping allegations against him. Swift is now countersuing for $1.
'Game of Thrones': The major battle scenes, ranked
Marilyn Hagerty: All about Iris
Marilyn Hagerty: Back to school is around the corner
Marilyn Hagerty: Erickson's in Fertile has supper club feel
Marilyn Hagerty: Still plenty of summer left in August
Marilyn Hagerty: Big changes for two Grand Forks favorite sons
Indians hit five homers in taking first of three-game series with Twins in battle for division
Tuesday's local scoreboard
Tuesday's local clipboard
Fleck says it's time to 'start looking at some options' at quarterback
Injuries strike Vikings offensive line again
Allyn O. Marifjeren
Lavelda L. Waslaski
Patrick William McGurran
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ Doug Leier: 'August Canada goose management take' ushers in new late summer tradition
State, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe collaborate on elk season
Lack of rain creating fire danger in northwest Minnesota
Letter: Setting record straight on history of universities
Letter: Can't city's alley dust be alleviated?
Letter: Park deconstruction isn't front-page news
McFeely: Kulm, N.D. fearful white supremacist ‘setting up shop’ in old school
Garrison Keillor: In the republic of marriage
50th Wedding Anniversary
50th Wedding Anniversary
50th Wedding Anniversary
August 13, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Hummingbirds appear in the garden
Last week, I kept company with hummingbirds. It was accidental, really. The hummingbirds happened to be where I was — or the other way...
August 13, 2017 - 6:00am
August 6, 2017
The American coot is no 'odd duck'
American coots hang out with ducks, and so it is tempting to describe the coot as an odd duck. But the coot is not a duck at all but a member...
August 6, 2017 - 9:54am
July 30, 2017
Egret falls between graceful and ungainly
Birds and landscapes are bound together. Landscape is habitat, and in landscapes, birds are punctuation marks. The bird that rose from the great...
July 30, 2017 - 7:48am
July 23, 2017
Goldfinch season arrives in the valley
Goldfinch season is either coming or going, depending on your point of view. From the goldfinch's point of view, it's coming on, but from the...
July 23, 2017 - 9:30am
July 18, 2017
Peregrine chick found dead in nest box
Tim Driscoll suspected something was wrong when the oldest of the three peregrine falcon chicks hatched this spring atop the UND water tower...
July 18, 2017 - 3:56pm
July 9, 2017
Sandpiper whistle attracts attention
The upland sandpiper is different from other birds in several respects. To begin with, it has two common names. For the last 30 years or so,...
July 9, 2017 - 8:06am
July 2, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Wrens work their way into folklore
The other day, I got a package from Babe Belzer of Cando, N.D. Inside was a book she had written. The book's heroine is a wren named Winifred...
July 2, 2017 - 7:27am
June 23, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Barn swallows: A love-hate species
The barn swallow is a pretty little bird. It also can be an aggressive little pest. Therefore, human beings, and this individual human, tend...
June 23, 2017 - 11:14am
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