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Trump changes mind again, says he'll deport all illegal immigrants
Brainerd man threatens to kill police officers' families, eat them as he yells racial slurs repeatedly outside bar
Minnesota GOP hires security experts to protect events from protesters
Update: Families apologize after more sex abuse details surface against dead Minnesota teacher, spouse
Another protest at other end of Dakota Access pipeline; 30 arrested in Iowa
crime and courts
Could Colin Kaepernick be a realistic option at QB for the Vikings?
UND SOCCER: Still stuck on one
UND ATHLETICS: Men's golf officially reinstated at UND
New OC Johnson expecting growth by Leidner, Gophers offense
Linda L. Anderson
Richard C. Loing
Allen Dale Duncklee
Kim Kae Baurichter
Nadine A. Pistner
OUR OPINION: Time to give school vote a rest
LETTER: Grand Forks has nothing to fear from smog rules
LETTER: UND sports can't be exempted from cuts
Port: Law enforcement at pipeline protests take precautions after social media threats
Port: ND mom fights to make college campuses safe for young men
50th Wedding Anniversary
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
September 16, 2015
Regional meetings to explore improving spring wild turkey season
How to increase hunter opportunity and satisfaction during the spring wild turkey season will be the focus of four public discussion meetings hosted by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources in late September and October.
September 16, 2015 - 9:00pm
September 13, 2015
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: What's the difference between a snipe and a woodcock?
Q. This probably falls into the category of "dumb question," but how do you tell a snipe from a woodcock?
September 13, 2015 - 10:15am
Grouse outlook offers cause for optimism
Minnesota's ruffed grouse drumming counts were statistically unchanged this spring after jumping 34 percent from 2013 to 2014, but a potentially...
September 13, 2015 - 8:45am
September 6, 2015
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Monarchs move in on hummingbird ground
The monarch is not a bird, of course, but it is a magnificent winged creature. Several monarch butterflies have been frequenting a patch of...
September 6, 2015 - 7:00am
September 2, 2015
Insurance agents rescue 4 parakeets left by a dumpster
Allstate Insurance agents and four orphan parakeets have proven that they’re birds of a feather that flock together. It was the morning...
September 2, 2015 - 5:30pm
August 30, 2015
OUTDOOR NOTEBOOK: Game bird hunters drop in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — With the exception of ruffed grouse hunters, fewer game bird hunters took to Minnesota’s fields and forests in 2014 and reported shooting fewer birds, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ annual small game survey. In 2014, Minnesota...
August 30, 2015 - 10:20am
ALWAYS IN SEASON: The swallow is August's bird emblem
The barn swallow is bird of the week. It's hard to name any other bird in the last week of August. Barn swallows are abundant in country...
August 30, 2015 - 6:10am
August 25, 2015
Game bird hunters drop in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- With the exception of ruffed grouse hunters, fewer game bird hunters took to Minnesota’s fields and forests in 2014 and harvested fewer reported birds, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources annual small game survey. In 2014, the number...
August 25, 2015 - 8:45pm
August 16, 2015
ASK THE DNR: Pheasant patrol
Q. How does the DNR estimate the state’s pheasant population? A. Since 1955, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has conducted annual roadside surveys during the first two weeks of August to estimate pheasant abundance. DNR wildlife and enforcement staff count all...
August 16, 2015 - 4:09am
August 12, 2015
WATCH NOW: Peregrine chick returns to Grand Forks after rehab
Malala had herself quite a day on Tuesday. The Grand Forks-hatched peregrine falcon hitched a ride from The Raptor Center in St. Paul Tuesday...
August 12, 2015 - 10:00pm
August 11, 2015
South Dakota bald eagle numbers flying high
LAKE ANDES, S.D. — The bald eagle population in South Dakota is flying high once again. The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission...
August 11, 2015 - 9:30pm
August 4, 2015
Grand Forks peregrine chick taken to Raptor Center
One of the four peregrine chicks hatched this spring atop the UND water tower was on Tuesday taken to the Raptor Center in St.
August 4, 2015 - 4:01pm