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Minnesota least impacted by government shutdown, data website says
Cottonwood in pasture near Portland named the state's largest tree
'Raise Your Vote' speakers encourage citizens to vote, become informed and politically active
Billionaire couple from Toronto were murdered by multiple people, private investigators believe
Senate adjourns without deal to end government shutdown; vote postponed until noon Monday
crime and courts
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
Beer and bacon take center stage at annual Happy Harry's festival
A men's rights activist edits 'The Last Jedi' to remove the women
5 new spins on New Year's resolutions
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
From remodel to reclamation: Couple learns as they go with first flip
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
Schlossman: Five things to know from around the country
Turnovers quickly killed any momentum Vikings brought with them
Vaunted Vikings defense 'got whupped' when it mattered most ... by Nick Foles
Wentz going to Super Bowl while Thielen can only watch
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
Bradley Alan Norgart
Mabel A. (Oien) Hilliard
Carol J. (Tungland) Olson
Luella M. (Couture) Schafer
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers chapter on tap for North Dakota
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Disregard by local School Board troubling
Burgum speech shows schools should remain
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Commentary: North Dakota needs NAFTA. Period.
Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
December 18, 2017
Wildlife photos brighten a gray Monday morning in Grand Forks
I came across some fun wildlife photos this morning in my email inbox, and they were too good not to share. For more information about the photos,...
December 18, 2017 - 10:29am
December 1, 2017
Watch: Snowy owl rescued from Minnesota coffee roaster equipment
DULUTH, Minn. - When an Alakef Coffee Roasters employee called Wednesday. Nov. 29 to say they had found an owl stuck in a coffee machine, Wildwoods...
December 1, 2017 - 8:23am
October 25, 2017
Saw-whet owl banding set at Turtle River State Park
Grand Forks raptor expert Tim Driscoll and Erika Kolbow of Turtle River State Park are hosting a public saw-whet owl banding event from 8 to...
October 25, 2017 - 10:51am
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