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May 19, 2017
Always in season: Rose-breasted grosbeaks are doubly well named
May 19, 2017 - 2:04pm
May 18, 2017
Authorities issue warning about bear spotted near Park River, N.D.
May 18, 2017 - 8:15am
May 17, 2017
Deer caught looking for deals at Minnesota Wal-Mart
May 17, 2017 - 8:12am
May 12, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Birds compete for nesting sites
May 12, 2017 - 10:38am
May 5, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Snipe call attention to themselves
May 5, 2017 - 3:37pm
Two juvenile saw-whet owls peek through the opening Thursday in a wood duck box set up in the backyard of Grand Forks birding authority Dave Lambeth. The saw-whet nest is the first for the species to be documented in Grand Forks County and only the second in eastern North Dakota. (Photo/ Dave Lambeth, special to the Herald)
Saw-whet owls nesting in Grand Forks backyard are first record for the county
May 5, 2017 - 2:37pm
April 28, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Hermit thrushes 'fall' into Grand Forks
April 28, 2017 - 3:22pm
April 21, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Mourning dove known for its call
April 21, 2017 - 2:22pm
April 15, 2017
A Matabele ant is seen carrying an injured mate back to the nest after a raid in this July 26, 2013 handout photo provided Apri. 12, 2017.  Scientists say a sub-Saharan ant species engages in surprising rescue behavior, retrieving injured comrades after battles with termites.  Courtesy Erik Frank/Hanout via REUTERS
Ants march into battle and rescue their wounded comrades
April 15, 2017 - 7:00am
April 14, 2017
Mike Jacobs: The killdeer is a familiar trickster
April 14, 2017 - 12:22pm
April 10, 2017
Tim Driscoll got this photo of Jack, a male peregrine hatched in 2014 in Fargo, on Friday afternoon as the bird was parched near a nest box in Crookston. Driscoll banded Jack, named after Fargo radio host Jack Sunday.
Male Crookston peregrine has Fargo origin; female isn't banded so where she was hatched is uncertain
April 10, 2017 - 10:43am
April 7, 2017
Jason King and his children (from left), Bryar, 5, Adelie, 7, and Sullivan, 3, look at songbird mounts on display Thursday night during a bird program presented by University of Minnesota-Crookston students at East Grand Forks Campbell Library. Each of the kids attending the program received bird feeders from the UMC students.  (Brad Dokken/Grand Forks Herald)                           play button
It's for the birds (and kids): UMC students teach youngsters about about bird feeders, nature
April 7, 2017 - 8:32pm
Peregrine falcon pair confirmed in Crookston
April 7, 2017 - 12:45pm
Always in Season/ Mike Jacobs: Too many snow geese fill the sky
April 7, 2017 - 11:21am
March 31, 2017
Always in Season/Mike Jacobs: Meadowlarks signal spring
March 31, 2017 - 12:53pm