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Northwood sex offender sentenced for exposing himself, having sexual contact with a dog
State rules against Shaw in discrimination complaint
Red Lake School District opens new cafeteria with good nutrition a top priority
Delvin Shaw to get new trial for murder of Grand Forks man
VIDEO: Eight arrested after protesters bind themselves to Dakota Access construction equipment
crime and courts
New OC Johnson expecting growth by Leidner, Gophers offense
UND FOOTBALL: Tough opponent, high expectations
PREP FOOTBALL: All in the family
NCHC says 'no' to potential league expansion
Bills add former Bison LB Humber, cut kicker
EATBEAT: Culver's: So many choices, it's almost bewildering
CHEF JESS: Do you know the Muffin Plan?
From candied bacon to mini donut beer, treats can be fun at Minnesota State Fair
Liven up your desk space with color and accessories
Finding the way to FIT
life & style
Nadine A. Pistner
Margret A. Rueger
Barbara Ann Raddatz
Lucille Rykken Bronson
Edgar F. Luehring
READER PHOTO: Bear takes out the garbage near Bemidji
Tony Dorn Jr. elk
East Grand Forks girl treated for cancer goes on family houseboat adventure
Late August is hummingbird season
NICE FISH: Great catches around the region
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
Supreme Court orders new trial for man convicted of 2014 murder
August 28, 2016
Late August is hummingbird season
It's not true that hummingbird season is limited to late August. Hummingbirds occur in our area during spring migration and throughout the summer,...
August 28, 2016 - 10:45am
ASK THE DNR: What are some of the good bugs that help keep our forests healthy in Minnesota?
Q. I hear a lot about invasive insects such as emerald ash borer and gypsy moths, but what are some of the good bugs that help keep our forests...
August 28, 2016 - 5:45am
August 24, 2016
'Worst zoo in the world' now history
GAZA—The last survivors of a Gaza zoo, where dozens of animals died of starvation and children petted stuffed carcasses, left on Wednesday...
August 24, 2016 - 9:36am
August 23, 2016
Vienna zoo panda twins continuing to 'develop splendidly'
VIENNA—The twin panda cubs born at Vienna's Schoenbrunn Zoo turned 16 days old on Tuesday, Aug. 23, and are said to be fit and healthy....
August 23, 2016 - 4:23pm
Penguin promoted to brigadier at Edinburgh Zoo
LONDON—Standing in line for a special ceremony, uniformed soldiers of His Majesty the King of Norway's Guard are carefully inspected—by...
August 23, 2016 - 2:44pm
August 14, 2016
IN SEASON: Hawk season at peak across region
This is the season of the hawks. Local populations are at their peak now, with the addition of young of the year. Daily totals and variety of...
August 14, 2016 - 9:30am
August 7, 2016
Song sparrows live in vertical space
The song sparrow lives in a vertical world. We humans do too, of course. We have staircases, elevators, airplanes and space ships to carry us...
August 7, 2016 - 5:30am
July 16, 2016
Chippers provide a starting place to identify sparrows
The chipping sparrow is a bird you may have seen. It is a small bird, to be sure, but it lives in close proximity to us humans. Nor is it particularly...
July 16, 2016 - 9:36pm
June 24, 2016
Meadowlark numbers decline across North Dakota
A few years ago on a Sunday drive near the edge of West Fargo, creeping along with no particular route in mind, one of my kids let out the proverbial,...
June 24, 2016 - 9:19pm
Always in season: Subtle and secretive, the veery challenges birders
The veery is a hard bird to see and a hard bird to describe. Plain and secretive are the first adjectives that come to mind. This is unfair to...
June 24, 2016 - 9:12pm
June 18, 2016
IN SEASON: Delight in peregrines goes back in history
On Monday, about 70 people gathered to see and celebrate another generation of peregrine falcons. Local birdman Tim Driscoll banded four peregrine...
June 18, 2016 - 8:18pm
Rec Topper: Watchable Wildlife Contest worth a look
Attention all you nature photographers out there—the North Dakota Game and Fish Department's annual Watchable Wildlife Photo Contest now...
June 18, 2016 - 8:16pm
June 11, 2016
DNR wildlife manager puts watercolor to paper as a wildlife artist in his spare time
Ross Hier’s painting reflects his interests, his passion for prairies, wetlands, wildlife, fish and forests.
June 11, 2016 - 5:24pm
June 1, 2016
UND police rescue stranded ducklings from a drain
UND Police Department officers came to the rescue for some very tiny, fluffy and adorable Grand Forks residents Tuesday morning. Sgt. Danny Weigel...
June 1, 2016 - 5:24pm
May 27, 2016
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Catbirds hang out in area gardens
Let's face it. The gray catbird is a well-named species. No other bird species that occurs here is so uniformly gray across its body. There are...
May 27, 2016 - 4:06pm