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Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft
UMD freshman-to-be Samberg moving up the NHL Draft board
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UND to offer five archery tags at Forest River site
Area fishing report: Battling wind is the common denominator for walleye anglers across the Northland, of late
Doug Leier: Following boating regulations helps ensure safety on the water
Alaska fishing adventure
Kelly Anderson halibut
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
Our view: For Rodriguez, death is fitting
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June 16, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: A wily heron moves north to nest
A green heron nest has been found in Grand Forks. This is noteworthy because it continues a streak of infrequent but regular nesting reports....
June 16, 2017 - 11:45am
June 13, 2017
Jacobs: Fargo set to claim Roosevelt legacy
The "city whose aim and end is go" is staking its claim to Teddy's Roosevelt's legacy in North Dakota. Over the weekend Tu-Uyen Tran reported...
June 13, 2017 - 6:18am
June 9, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Who's that tapping on the window?
The song sparrow is a resident bird at Magpie Ridge, which is what Suezette and I call our place west of Gilby, N.D. It would have been more...
June 9, 2017 - 2:03pm
June 2, 2017
Always in season: Bird world delivers another surprise
Memorial Day's scarlet tanager was a surprise. I didn't see the actual bird, but only its picture. Not that I hadn't been watching for scarlet...
June 2, 2017 - 2:55pm
May 27, 2017
Peter Johnson, the voice of UND for almost 30 years, says goodbye
Peter Johnson is a man of many hats, though most know him for his primary gig—UND spokesman. Johnson has held that role for all of his...
May 27, 2017 - 8:48am
May 26, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: The sora surprises again and again
The sora is a surprising bird. Here is what The American Museum of Natural History, in "Birds of North America," has to say about the bird: "Despite...
May 26, 2017 - 11:34am
May 23, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Let's examine the elephants in the chambers
Before we turn decisively away from the 65th session of the North Dakota Legislature, let's have a look at the elephant in the chamber. I should...
May 23, 2017 - 6:15am
May 19, 2017
Always in season: Rose-breasted grosbeaks are doubly well named
Ahem, dear reader: The subject this week is bird breasts. To be sure, the breast is not the first part to examine when trying to identify a bird....
May 19, 2017 - 2:04pm
May 16, 2017
Mike Jacobs: No doldrums ahead in North Dakota politics
Perhaps it is natural to feel a bit let down after so interesting, exasperating, divisive and ultimately indecisive a legislative session as...
May 16, 2017 - 8:08am
May 12, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Birds compete for nesting sites
A kind of competition has developed between the birds. It involves barn swallows and eastern phoebes, and the stakes are high. Both birds want...
May 12, 2017 - 10:38am
May 9, 2017
Mike Jacobs: In Bismarck, the 'missing man' makes an impact
You can learn a lot about a governor by parsing his veto messages. The first thing to learn about North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum is that he won't...
May 9, 2017 - 6:15am
May 5, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Snipe call attention to themselves
Here at Magpie Ridge west of Gilby, N.D., where I watch most of my birds and where no magpie has been seen for many months: Here the bird of...
May 5, 2017 - 3:37pm
Dickinson State president, faculty: 'Misleading' column twists facts about DSU
DICKINSON, N.D.—Mike Jacobs's column, "Deal making among leaders marked session's close," contains information about Dickinson State University...
May 5, 2017 - 6:00am
May 2, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Dealmaking among leaders marked North Dakota session's close
In the end, the North Dakota legislative session came down to what the leaders wanted. Wrangling between them prolonged the session beyond what...
May 2, 2017 - 6:10am
April 28, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Hermit thrushes 'fall' into Grand Forks
The bird to associate with last week's weather is the hermit thrush. This thrush is an early migrant. It's not abundant, by any means, but sometimes...
April 28, 2017 - 3:22pm