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Game wardens find ghost hunters, thought to be deer shiners, in northern Minn. cemetery
Fargo man sentenced for threatening to kill ex-son-in-law
Small Montana firm lands Puerto Rico's biggest contract to get the power back on
Grand Forks warily eyes once-dependable federal grant process
Winds whip region; snow could hit areas farther north
crime and courts
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
'Legends of Terror' returns to the Myra Museum
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
Marilyn Hagerty: Don and the Good Samaritans
Marilyn Hagerty: Sports, snowblowers and scares
Health Matters: Aspirin plus blood-thinners not recommended
Marilyn Hagerty: Like to worry? Today's for you
Mariliyn Hagerty: Soup's on
Monday local scoreboard
Mikael Granlund anxious to get back on the ice for Wild
Vikings' new Eagan headquarters at 70 percent completion
Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins reminds all that he can be a 'closer'
Vikings show improvement on ground after last year's struggles
Ella "Skippy" Fortin
Dorothy J. Bartz
Mary E. Monson
Beverly Lorraine (Stock) Bach
Wanted: Story ideas for deer season
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Biologist can't explain poor grouse hunting
Change in portable deer stand law set for WMAs in northwest Minnesota
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Fall often brings wanderers to our area
Commentary: Tax commissioner Rauschenberger is testing ND's new attitudes on addiction
Their view: Extending NAFTA is good for economy
Lloyd Omdahl: 'All we can do is pray for wisdom'
Herald amends USA Today commitment
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
August 21, 2017
Owl attack prompts Minnesota state park trail closure
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Lake Bemidji State Park staff have temporarily closed one of their park trails after an owl attack over the weekend. A 3-year-old...
August 21, 2017 - 5:57pm
May 5, 2017
Saw-whet owls nesting in Grand Forks backyard are first record for the county
Dave Lambeth, often called the "dean of Grand Forks birdwatchers," can be excused for feeling like he just won the birding equivalent of the...
May 5, 2017 - 2:37pm
October 4, 2016
Banding effort aims to shed light on migrating saw-whet owls
TURTLE RIVER STATE PARK, N.D.—Offering a guarantee of success is a dicey proposition with any pursuit, but Tim Driscoll liked his chances of...
October 4, 2016 - 5:24pm
June 12, 2016
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Burrowing owl shows up unexpectedly in northeast North Dakota
You shouldn’t expect to see a burrowing owl in the Red River Valley, but the unexpected sometimes happens. Last week, a burrowing owl showed...
June 12, 2016 - 7:45am
April 3, 2016
BRAD DOKKEN: Calling all owls for catching and banding
TURTLE RIVER STATE PARK, N.D.—Conditions were favorable enough on this Monday March evening—no wind and no moon—but Erika Kolbow...
April 3, 2016 - 8:30am
December 24, 2015
Video: 7 adorable burrowing owlets hatch at Lake Superior Zoo
A total of seven burrowing owlets hatched at the zoo during the last week of November as part of the Species Survival Program. Due to loss of...
December 24, 2015 - 3:00pm
November 22, 2015
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Saw-whet owl drops in at a valley farmstead
A stranger dropped in at Orvis and June Haugen's place the other day. They're my neighbors near Gilby, N.D. Actually, they didn't see the...
November 22, 2015 - 9:45am
BRAD DOKKEN: Tiny owls a big hit
Tim Driscoll said he didn't know what to expect this fall when he decided to try banding saw-whet owls at Turtle River State Park, but what he...
November 22, 2015 - 9:15am
November 4, 2015
Owl irruption: Snowy owls swoop into Bemidji area
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A snowy owl "irruption" is giving Bemidji area residents a glimpse of the majestic raptors, here from Canada in search...
November 4, 2015 - 7:30am
November 1, 2015
November begins 'owl season' locally
The great horned owl is an appropriate bird for Halloween week and for early November. Halloween is a holiday of the other world, the one...
November 1, 2015 - 7:45am
May 15, 2015
Signs of spring. Baby birds come in all shapes and sizes. Check out these photos of a young owlet flexing its wings. Photo from Mike Benson. Meteorologist...
May 15, 2015 - 6:27pm
April 5, 2015
BRAD DOKKEN: More sounds and sights and yeeps
My recent column about the "yeep" sound we heard in the night at a friend's deer camp in Koochiching County of northern Minnesota yielded some...
April 5, 2015 - 6:30am
March 22, 2015
BRAD DOKKEN: What animal says 'yeep!' in the night?!
KOOCHICHING COUNTY, Minn. -- We have suspicions, but we'll probably never know for sure what we heard that night. It was an odd, sort of high-pitched sound that echoed through the trees. For lack of a better description, it was kind of a "yeep!" noise, a single call that overtook...
March 22, 2015 - 11:20am
February 11, 2015
Team effort helps to rescue injured owl in Willmar
WILLMAR, Minn. — It took a team effort Tuesday to rescue an injured great horned owl and get it transported to the Raptor Center at...
February 11, 2015 - 9:30pm
February 1, 2015
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Other northern owls wander southward
Three owl species move into our area from the north, one nearly every winter, others more erratically. We met the regular visitor last week,...
February 1, 2015 - 12:45am