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Great Stories: Ministers ask citizens to help enforce prohibition in 1891 Jamestown, North Dakota
Ag Right: In the lair of an international criminal? Or not
Eye in the sky: Civil Air Patrol volunteers track research drone from the air
Nicolas Peralez sentenced to 10 years for stabbing death
Authorities nab man at Grand Forks church
crime and courts
LEGION BASEBALL: Bismarck's Foss sparks win over Grand Forks
PGA: Lefty returns to site of glory
LEGION BASEBALL: Heavy rain takes opening day
FOOTBALL: Former UND star Hardin joining the coaching ranks
UND HOCKEY: UND, Minnesota announce game in Vegas, 4-year deal
Shiny Thing: 'Young Justice' is no 'Justice League,' but you don't have to catch the Idiot Ball to like it
Whip a good smoothie
When it comes to beard oil, a little dab’ll do ya
Off the Record: 'Ghostbusters' did not ruin your childhood; it's enjoyable and revitalizes the franchise
North Dakota woman uses food to tell a story on her YouTube cooking channel
life & style
Ruth E. Buehler
Dr. James "Jim" Leigh
Matthew J. Vollmer
Marlene Sauve walleye
Kellen Johnson walleye
In search of monster trout in Saskatchewan's Tazin Lake: Boating a monster
Group on northern Minnesota lake rescues young bald eagle tangled in rope
Consider the catfish: swimming tongues with sensitive noses
OUR OPINION: A bipartisan way forward on Voter ID
LETTER: Candidates must think streets are paved with gold
Todd Rokita: A look back on a decade of Voter ID
LETTER: The future GF library: A river runs near it
LETTER: America's savior: Donald Trump?
50th Wedding Anniversary
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
May 22, 2016
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Plain birds do attract attention
It was a wonderful week in the bird world, with late migrants passing through and nesting species arriving to begin the work of summer. The great...
May 22, 2016 - 7:30am
May 15, 2016
ALWAYS IN SEASON: White egrets no longer surprise this far north
North Dakota generally is not considered good country for white egrets. Nevertheless, on a drive across the state last week, I saw two species...
May 15, 2016 - 3:03am
May 8, 2016
Stripes help identify sparrow species
This is Zonotricia season. Don't shrink in fear. Zonotricia is a group of closely related sparrows—a genus, in science-speak. The Latin...
May 8, 2016 - 8:00am
May 1, 2016
Rainy Day Reads: Cranes, Herons & Egrets: The Elegance of Our Tallest Birds
Sandhill cranes are in full voice on the prairies of North Dakota and northwest Minnesota this time of year, and the return of the lanky birds...
May 1, 2016 - 10:30am
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Killdeer stir wonder as they run
The killdeer is a familiar bird that still maintains an aura of mystery. It is much admired for its "broken wing" antics, which it uses to draw...
May 1, 2016 - 8:45am
WATCH NOW: Banding woodcock is like catch and release hunting
TAMARAC NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE, Minn.—Donna Dustin knew the woodcock was there—somewhere—hunkered down in the brush, most...
May 1, 2016 - 5:00am
April 30, 2016
MARILYN HAGERTY: 'No poem as lovely as a tree'
The poet Joyce Kilmer wrote, "I think that I shall never see a poem lovely as a tree ... a tree that may in summer wear a nest of robins in her...
April 30, 2016 - 7:15am