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Brainerd family says final goodbyes to man who was missing for more than 2 years
A 'state nitrogen plant'? Grand Forks council member sees opportunity
Man whose boat crashed on Minnesota river found alive
20 measles cases prompts warning from Minnesota officials
Arkansas puts first killer to death in planned double execution
crime and courts
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
The List: Time-Out Wacipi, Art and Wine Walk set this weekend
5 things you need to know about Season 3 of "Fargo"
Marilyn Hagerty: Raise your hand for 'Grand Forks Day'
High schoolers learn the basics of aviation at premier UND camp
Out & About: 'Keep the Faith' tells flood story with humor
Marilyn Hagerty: Kids keep memory of flood alive
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
Monday's local scoreboard
Twins' Sano suspended one game for 'aggressive actions'
SHIPLEY: 'It' factor is no mystery, but the Wild need to find it
China's Shao Ting getting acclimated to Lynx and hoping to make roster
Vikings likely to select a guard earlier than usual in the draft
Thomas "Tom" Shaw
Basilio Alias Saez
Donald L. Palmquist
Donald K. Brundin
Influx of water keeps tourism dollars flowing on Devils Lake
Brad Dokken column: Catfish League set to roll
Awards mount for Crookston taxidermist
Mike Jacobs: Mourning dove known for its call
Port: Senator Heidi Heitkamp took a mountain of money from special interest committees
Port: ND lawmaker says 'there’s absolutely zero chance we’ll be done on Tuesday'
Union leader: North Dakota House punishes workers for State Mill's success
Letter: Private sector recognizes profit sharing's value
Lloyd Omdahl: Political preacher may be coming to your church
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
It's for the birds (and kids): UMC students teach youngsters about about bird feeders, nature
Kids and birds are a perfect match, and nearly 30 kids and their parents got to see and learn about birds Thursday night at East Grand Forks...
April 7, 2017 - 8:32pm
Peregrine falcon pair confirmed in Crookston
Grand Forks' peregrine falcon pair—Marv and Terminator—has new neighbors. In Crookston. Laura Bell, a naturalist at the University of Minnesota-Crookston, said a student and professor installed the nest box on a grain elevator a few years ago in hopes of attracting peregrines....
April 7, 2017 - 12:45pm
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
March 19, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Spring brings another cycle in bird lives
This is a good time of year to appreciate black-capped chickadees. They're conspicuous this time of year, but pretty soon they'll be hard to...
March 19, 2017 - 5:07pm
February 10, 2017
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
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