Skip to main content
Grand Forks Herald
Texas Republican calls ICE over protesters, then lawmakers start to scuffle
Mammal malady: Tick bite blamed for allergy to beef, pork, venison
Mississippi horror: A timeline of 8 killings, including a sheriff's deputy, by one man in a single night
Manuel Noriega, a CIA spy turned drug-running dictator in Panama, dies at 83
Five die in crash with semi in western South Dakota
crime and courts
Watch: 'Price is Right' contestant loses his mind as he breaks Plinko record
Live music for all tastes coming up this weekend
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Five myths about beer
I chose not to breast-feed. That doesn't make me a bad mom.
Marilyn Hagerty: Graduation parties mark time of moving on
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
Keep clutter under control with these clever organizing products
Wentz focusing on scrambling, extending plays
Late goals lift Penguins in Stanley Cup Final opener
Tiger Woods says unexpected reaction to prescribed meds to blame for arrest, not alcohol
Tuesday's local scoreboard
Burton W. Adair
Mary Ann Bushaw
Donna Mae Olson
Pamela E. Domier
Spectacle of snakes bring visitors from around the world to Manitoba
Wolf Ridge to mark opening of new facilities
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: The sora surprises again and again
Researchers wire up Grand Forks catfish
Our opinion: No debate? Only the voters lose
Letter: '80% by 2018' will require great effort
Our View: Memorial Day is a day to say 'thank you'
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
45th Wedding Anniversary
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
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