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Suspect in the killing of a Rolette County Deputy identified
Estimated 60,000 or more join Women's March on Minnesota State Capitol
Is downtown Grand Forks healthy?
Two people rescued from Minnesota lake after utility vehicle falls through ice
Facebook dismissive of censorship, abuse concerns, rights groups allege
crime and courts
No. 17 Wisconsin escaped from Gophers in overtime
Packers, Falcons expected to give Georgia Dome that will be demolished an explosive sendoff
UND pulls away from Idaho State for 89-64 Big Sky Conference men's basketball win
Moving on after a big win for the UND men's basketball team
Duluth is now the class of the league
Three fun things to do in Grand Forks this weekend
HEALTH MATTERS: What's the story with strokes?
Marilyn Hagerty: Grand Forks favorites and a trip down memory lane
Roast with the most
CHEF JESS: Boozy bears
Life & Style
Robert E. Nelson
Robert "Bob" Fisher
Edith Grace McGrath
Lorraine Agnes (Mann) Rudow
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
Dates open for hunter safety classes
The outdoors from A to Z
Worth a look: Winter 'camping' in comfort
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Fielding Questions: Ice cream bucket propagation for African violets
Growing Together: Tips for shopping seed catalogs
Minding Our Elders: A needed vacation from caregiving should be guilt-free
Phillips: Kindness leaves you with lots to talk about
50th Wedding Anniversary
Standing Rock tribe officially asks protesters to clear out
December 16, 2016
Britain confirms bird flu outbreak at turkey farm in eastern England
LONDON—The H5N8 bird flu strain has been found at a turkey farm in Lincolnshire, eastern England, Britain's agriculture department said...
December 16, 2016 - 12:59pm
October 28, 2016
November brings northern birds
The dark-eyed junco may be the most abundant bird in North America throughout much of the year—though not the same parts of North America...
October 28, 2016 - 12:40pm
October 4, 2016
Banding effort aims to shed light on migrating saw-whet owls
TURTLE RIVER STATE PARK, N.D.—Offering a guarantee of success is a dicey proposition with any pursuit, but Tim Driscoll liked his chances of...
October 4, 2016 - 5:24pm
September 11, 2016
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Cooper's hawks increase in Grand Forks
Not many years ago, a Cooper's hawk was considered a rare bird here. My copy of the Grand Forks County checklist, dated 2009, calls the Cooper's...
September 11, 2016 - 10:00am
August 21, 2016
Franklin's stands out among the gulls
Franklin's gull deserves to be more widely recognized and more deeply loved. It is an iconic bird of the Northern Plains, occurring only in this...
August 21, 2016 - 6:45am
July 26, 2016
BOOM! Bird cannons to be stationed near NDSU ag research plots
FARGO—Cannons emitting sonic blasts will be used this week to scare birds away from North Dakota State University's agricultural research plots....
July 26, 2016 - 5:30pm
July 19, 2016
Bird Island: 26,000 sea gulls, 360 terns and a whole lot of bird guano
It's almost Hitchcock-esque when you walk on Interstate Island, the site and sound of thousands of gulls flying and screaming and pooping. The...
July 19, 2016 - 6:00pm
July 11, 2016
MARILYN HAGERTY: Marilyn the Peregrine takes first flights around Grand Forks
Dear Tim Driscoll, When I go to sleep at night, I wonder. When I wake up in the morning, I still wonder. I do worry about the baby peregrine...
July 11, 2016 - 10:26pm
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 12, 2016
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Burrowing owl shows up unexpectedly in northeast North Dakota
You shouldn’t expect to see a burrowing owl in the Red River Valley, but the unexpected sometimes happens. Last week, a burrowing owl showed...
June 12, 2016 - 7:45am
June 11, 2016
WORTH A LOOK: Peregrine banding set for Monday below UND water tower
There’s been a growing interest in Grand Forks’ peregrine falcon population since the first pair nested in 2008 atop the old Smiley water...
June 11, 2016 - 5:31pm
May 22, 2016
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Plain birds do attract attention
It was a wonderful week in the bird world, with late migrants passing through and nesting species arriving to begin the work of summer. The great...
May 22, 2016 - 7:30am
May 6, 2016
Piping plovers: Volunteers work to bring back the nearly-extinct birds
As a pet lover and someone partial to a beach bonfire, Sarah Glesner said she still avoids shoreline recreation during May and June because of...
May 6, 2016 - 7:00pm
May 2, 2016
WATCH NOW: Can you spot the woodcock? Here's how volunteers find and catch the birds
Every year, volunteers take to the woods in the Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge to find woodcock, band them and release them, helping scientists...
May 2, 2016 - 11:28am
April 29, 2016
Owlets, loons and more get care at Minnesota wildlife rehab facility
DULUTH, Minn. -- The great horned owlet, a gray puffball of feathers with eyes, was snapping its beak at the prospect of lunch, and Tara Smith...
April 29, 2016 - 6:30pm