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Minnesotan Ellison’s DNC campaign falls short
Fargo woman has seat at Oscars red carpet
Man injured and cited after rolling pickup in crash on DeMers
Taking the Plunge: Jumpers take dip in icy water to benefit Special Olympics
Americans eat out less as higher menu prices take a bite from restaurant visits
crime and courts
Get Ready for 'Grease'
The List: Events you won't want to miss this weekend
Three fun things to do in Grand Forks this weekend
'Space Traveler's Guide to the Solar System' available at Grand Forks Public Library
A joyous time: Local events in the valley
Marilyn Hagerty Eatbeat: Toasted Frog offers imaginative menu
Live nativity pageant set in Reynolds, N.D.
UND professor incorporates art gallery in church to enhance congregants’ religious experience
Santa's Village, 'A Christmas Carol'
Health Matters: Essential tremor pretty common condition
Bemidji falls to Mavs 2-1, will host NMU in first round
Saturday local scoreboard
East Grand Forks, Warroad advance in Section 8A boys hockey
Bismarck's Red Wing edges Dickinson's Fossum for all-around title
Blizzard girls win third straight state hockey championship
Richard "Dick" Thomson
Olga G. Eichhorst
Maynard V. Wanner
Vicky R. Seaberg
Donald Joyce Hammersmith
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: DNR wraps up northwest Minnesota elk surveys
GET YOUR GEAR ON: LifeStraw personal water filter
Kids take to the ice for fishing event
ALWAYS IN SEASON: MIKE JACOBS/ Early migrants reach the valley
Port: Officers handled #NoDAPL protests with honor, dignity
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Letter: At forums, voters should speak and lawmakers should listen
Letter: Insurers drop ball on non-narcotic painkillers
50th Wedding Anniversary
60th Wedding Anniversary
Grand Forks Central finishes perfect season with 7-2 win in state title game
July 19, 2016
5 peregrine falcon fledglings take flight from Prairie Island nuclear plant
Peregrine falcon hatchlings typically reach the size of their parents during adolescence, but they are easily distinguished from their elders...
July 19, 2016 - 4:00pm
June 20, 2016
Peregrine families live on power plant smokestacks in Duluth; check the FalconCam
DULUTH, Minn. - Peregrine falcon banders found four chicks and two parents when they climbed up the smokestack of Minnesota Power’s Hibbard...
June 20, 2016 - 4:00pm
June 13, 2016
MARILYN HAGERTY: Feathery namesake a new honor
When Tim Driscoll clutched a 24-day-old peregrine falcon by the legs Monday, he held it aloft and said, "This female is going to be named Marilyn—in...
June 13, 2016 - 6:14pm
May 23, 2016
First peregrine chick of 2016 confirmed in Grand Forks
There's at least one new peregrine falcon chick in town, and the next few days should provide a clearer picture of this year's hatch, a local...
May 23, 2016 - 8:50pm
March 29, 2016
Terminator returns to Marv and UND; competing falcon flees to Canada
The love triangle that threatened to turn Grand Forks' peregrine falcon nest into a bit of a soap opera has been terminated—you might say—and...
March 29, 2016 - 9:40am
March 9, 2016
New female falcon in town may mean a Terminator turf war over Marv and the nest box
In a sure sign of spring, a male and female peregrine falcon have converged at a nest box on the UND water tower, but the female's identity is...
March 9, 2016 - 1:53pm
November 29, 2015
BRAD DOKKEN: Celebrity falcon chick flies from Grand Forks to Padre Island
No one really knew what to expect when Malala, a female peregrine falcon chick hatched last spring atop the UND water tower, turned up in early...
November 29, 2015 - 8:20am
April 5, 2015
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Peregrines in Grand Forks belong to an amazing story of recovery
Peregrine falcons are amazing birds, and perhaps the most amazing thing about them is they nest right here in River City, Grand Forks, N.D.,...
April 5, 2015 - 7:15am
March 31, 2015
THE TREND: Elizabeth Smart speaks, UND student tuition increase, falcons return, dead man found on golf course
The Lead Thousands descended to hear Elizabeth Smart, whose story of abduction and torture made national headlines more than a decade ago,...
March 31, 2015 - 8:36am
April 30, 2014
Raptor expert observes Grand Forks peregrines mating
It looks as if Grand Forks will be doing its part to add to the recovering peregrine falcon population. A year-old male dubbed “Marv”...
April 30, 2014 - 11:23am
June 13, 2012
Peregrine falcon chicks get banded for tracking
Raptor researchers began banding the three peregrine falcon chicks at the UND water tower Wednesday. The chicks' parents are Roosevelt and Terminator,...
June 13, 2012 - 9:43pm
May 29, 2012
Grand Forks' peregrine falcons apparently add to brood
Roosevelt and Terminator appear to have added to their family once again, as Grand Forks birdwatcher Tim Driscoll reports "clear evidence" that...
May 29, 2012 - 8:39pm
April 9, 2012
Female falcon returns to Fargo without her mate
FARGO -- With the calendar turning to April, many seasonal birds have started their migration back to the area. One of those - the peregrine...
April 9, 2012 - 8:45am
March 30, 2012
Birders await confirmation but believe peregrine pair is back
They can't say for sure yet, but local birders seem fairly convinced that Terminator and Roosevelt have returned once again to Grand Forks. The...
March 30, 2012 - 6:53pm
April 27, 2010
Peregrine falcons return to GF on new water tower -- at UND
Their old hangout may be gone, but a pair of peregrine falcons that's called Grand Forks home every year is back, area birdwatchers say. Instead of nesting on the old Smiley water tower, torn down in their absence, the falcon named Terminator and her partner of one year, Roosevelt,...
April 27, 2010 - 6:53pm