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After skydiving mishap, Army staff sergeant from Minn. takes on traumatic brain injury
Attacked with a hammer, third-grader in California died trying to defend his little sister, family says
Train derails near Warren, Minn.
Equifax CEO Richard Smith steps down amid hacking scandal
East Grand Forks man charged with selling cocaine, meth
crime and courts
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Out and about: Greenway Takeover revs up on Thursday
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Marilyn Hagerty: Get down with geese at Middle River festival
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Marilyn Hagerty: Signs of fall are everywhere
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Health Matters: What causes acute respiratory distress?
Monday's local scoreboard
TIMBERWOLVES: Athletic Jefferson catches Thibodeau's eye
Gophers RBs Smith, Brooks expected to return vs. Maryland
South St. Paul's Stalock continues comeback with Wild
Larry A. Aker
John A. Hendrickson
Hilda Marie Brooks
Brad E. Sanner
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Accidents shed light on tree stand safety
From on the air to on the water
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: DNR accepts applications for Lake of the Woods input panel, North Dakota youth pheasant weekend set for Sept. 30-Oct. 1 etc.
Letter: Seven years later, sentiment still relevant
Mike Jacobs: Trouble bubbles up in higher ed
Our View: First lady's efforts good for North Dakota
BROST: Add bean dips to your football fare
Port: Did Obamacare's Medicaid expansion contribute to North Dakota's opioid crisis?
January 28, 2016
National Eagle Center welcomes newest resident
He’s not ready for prime time yet, but the National Eagle Center’s newest resident will one day greet visitors as an eagle ambassador.
January 28, 2016 - 6:30pm
January 21, 2016
Arctic gull still drawing visitors to Duluth
Birders are continuing, as of Thursday, to see an ivory gull in Duluth's Canal Park. The gull is native to the high Arctic and is an uncommon...
January 21, 2016 - 8:45pm
January 6, 2016
Second rare ivory gull sighted in Duluth; first one has died
DULUTH, Minn. -- An ivory gull that had been present in the Duluth area since Dec. 30, drawing crowds to see the rare bird, has died, Duluth...
January 6, 2016 - 2:00pm
January 2, 2016
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Bold and beautiful blue jays brighten winter landscape
The blue jay is a pretty bird, but not, perhaps, a popular one. Bird lovers often think the blue jay is a bully, and other birds may think so,...
January 2, 2016 - 10:53pm
December 20, 2015
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Crossbills are among the bird species that qualify as Christmas symbols
Crossbills are appropriate birds for the Christmas season. There are two species—red crossbill and white-winged crossbill. Both qualify...
December 20, 2015 - 6:45am
November 24, 2015
Dozens of animals rescued from fire, but should anyone have so many pets?
FARGO - Dozens of birds, cats and turtles are safe after firefighters pulled them from a burning home in north Fargo, but can having that many...
November 24, 2015 - 12:30pm
November 16, 2015
THE TREND: 30 dogs rescued; fatal fireworks accident; UND hockey; rare bird sighting; Sibshops in Grand Forks
The Trend is a weekday feature intended to help people find the most essential news of the day. About 30 dogs found in Rolla home brought...
November 16, 2015 - 8:34am
November 15, 2015
Rare bird spotted in Minnesota, last sighting reported 21 years ago
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- The crowds have been gathering at a rural Becker County farm recently for a rare sight in these parts. A...
November 15, 2015 - 7:45pm
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Snow geese present a range of paradoxes
Snow geese are abundant, well known and hard to keep track of. Probably no species has adapted so quickly to changing conditions and expanded...
November 15, 2015 - 5:00am
November 4, 2015
Owl irruption: Snowy owls swoop into Bemidji area
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A snowy owl "irruption" is giving Bemidji area residents a glimpse of the majestic raptors, here from Canada in search...
November 4, 2015 - 7:30am
October 30, 2015
How to stop birds from killing themselves on your windows
Thunk! Who hasn't heard the sickening thud of a bird hitting a window and rushed out to look? Sometimes we find a heartbreakingly beautiful but...
October 30, 2015 - 5:30pm
October 15, 2015
Bakken oil development displacing grassland birds, study says
Oil and gas development is displacing grassland birds from their habitat in North Dakota’s prolific Bakken shale region, including one candidate...
October 15, 2015 - 6:15pm
October 11, 2015
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Blackbirds form a confusing crowd
A crowd of blackbirds settled into the trees west of Gilby, N.D., last week. They came in waves, not in a single flock. Their noise drowned out...
October 11, 2015 - 7:15am
October 4, 2015
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Kinglets appear among migrants
The kinglets are tiny birds, hard to see, hard to hear and hard to identify. There are two species, both of them fairly common in our area—but...
October 4, 2015 - 6:45am
October 3, 2015
Fisher native recieves Air Force award for preventing bird strikes to aircraft
An Air Force veteran originally from Fisher, Minn., has received an Air Force Award for Civilian Achievement.
October 3, 2015 - 6:15am