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Who's your pick for 2017 person of the year?
Heitkamp, other Democrats facing an election fight in Trump country
There's nothing like a good neighbor
Thankful for good neighbors
Santa Claus Girls kicks off 102nd year of giving
crime and courts
Holiday-themed entertainment bountiful this weekend
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
7 Thanksgiving desserts that aren't pumpkin pie
Dozing after dinner? Don't blame the bird
My honest list of thanks
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Timberwolves hand Magic sixth straight loss
Miller, Ward return to form as Bison men defeat Florida A&M
Wild hand Sabres seventh straight loss
Devils Lake lands 3 on AA all-state team
Swaney, Anderson back in UMD lineup
Jeffrey Clayton Carlson
Avis V. Osland
Gerald "Jerry" Christensen
Anna Mae Hansel
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ DOUG LEIER: Landscape will dictate future of North Dakota deer numbers
Minnesota hunters register 161,057 deer through third weekend of season
DEER SEASON NOTEBOOK: Busy season for conservation officers, North Dakota hunter shoots massive nontypical whitetail etc.
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Mike Jacobs/ Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Retaining young hunters presents a challenge, Grand Forks parent says
Letter: For one hour, all seemed right in world
Letter: UND recognizes veterans, military at Betty
Garrison Keillor: Be happy, it's Thanksgiving Day
Thanksgiving: One of the most sacred institutions
Commentary: I'm thankful for your insults
Five Generations of Dziengels
November 12, 2017
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Afternoon hunt yields enjoyable meeting in the woods
I'd barely gotten into the woods when I saw the two dogs, German shorthair pointers working the brush to perhaps flush out a ruffed grouse for...
November 12, 2017 - 6:04am
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Winter weather brings northern birds
Winter weather brings winter birds, and that is something to welcome and to wonder at. Why do the birds come? How do they find their way? Bird...
November 12, 2017 - 6:02am
November 5, 2017
Rusty blackbirds seem to be regulars
Ten rusty blackbirds dropped into our backyard last week. This was not a surprise, exactly, but it wasn't anticipated. Seeing a rusty blackbird...
November 5, 2017 - 5:22am
November 3, 2017
Disney knew its park was full of alligators. It caught hundreds before a boy was killed.
The fatal attack on a 2-year-old boy by an alligator at Disney World last year raised questions: How many more gators prowled the waters of the...
November 3, 2017 - 11:18am
October 29, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Harbingers of winter show up here
The American tree sparrow is misnamed and misplaced. It is an American bird, sure enough, and it is a sparrow. But the American tree sparrow...
October 29, 2017 - 6:00am
October 28, 2017
An unusual, fast-moving object from somewhere else in the galaxy just visited our solar system
Relax. It’s not an alien probe droid or anything that could potentially slam into Planet Earth. Even so, NASA scientists are over the moon...
October 28, 2017 - 9:03am
October 19, 2017
Applying science to life, students release monarch butterflies into the wild
CLOQUET, Minn. — A seventh-grade Cloquet Middle School science class laughed with glee as they sent their monarch butterflies into the...
October 19, 2017 - 12:25pm
'This is very alarming!': Flying insects vanish from nature preserves
Not long ago, a lengthy drive on a hot day wouldn't be complete without scraping bug guts off a windshield. But splattered insects have gone...
October 19, 2017 - 7:16am
October 15, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: What gull? That can be hard to tell
For the past couple of weeks, it's been hard to miss the flocks of gulls, coursing as they do over parking lots and farm fields. What are these...
October 15, 2017 - 6:40am
October 8, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Inconsistency marks the northern flicker
If you want to see a flicker, look on the ground and look soon. Flickers are moving south. The flicker is a species of woodpecker, but no matter....
October 8, 2017 - 6:13am
October 6, 2017
Horde of migrating Painted Lady butterflies show up on weather radar
Remember those painted lady butterflies that were showing up in gardens across the upper Midwest just a few weeks ago? In their move back south,...
October 6, 2017 - 1:16pm
October 5, 2017
Giant pythons keep attacking Indonesian people. It might have something to do with the shampoo we buy.
In all the man-versus-python stories, the snake is almost always the coldblooded antagonist. Reticulated pythons like the ones involved in two...
October 5, 2017 - 7:21am
October 1, 2017
Mike Jacobs: The fall sparrow season arrives in the valley
A fox sparrow showed up in Grand Forks on the first day of fall. Dave Lambeth, dean of local birders, shared this happy news. Among birders,...
October 1, 2017 - 7:41am
September 28, 2017
How an almost-mythical species of rat was discovered on a remote island
In the isolated Solomon Islands, mothers and fathers have been known to sing to their children of apocryphal rats. In one rhyme, Kamare and Isuku...
September 28, 2017 - 1:18pm
September 24, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Teal take off ahead of hunters
Duck season opened Saturday in North Dakota and Minnesota, although nonresidents will have to wait a week before they can hunt waterfowl in North...
September 24, 2017 - 6:53am