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Moorhead mayor still hospitalized with complications from infection
UPDATE: Worldwide, anti-Trump Women's March brings out estimated 4.6 million
Larger than expected ND Capitol Women's March calls for solidarity
One person injured in semi, SUV crash in Otter Tail County
UPDATE: Nearly 100,000 join Women’s March in St. Paul as crowd estimate moves up
crime and courts
Wild's Suter celebrates birthday by leading team past red-hot Ducks
Thief River Falls falls to Mahtomedi in Hockey Day Minnesota game
Wisconsin holds off UND 3-2
Jimmies keep on rolling with win over Mayville State
Timberwolves just three games back from final playoff spot
Three fun things to do in Grand Forks this weekend
HEALTH MATTERS: What's the story with strokes?
Marilyn Hagerty: Grand Forks favorites and a trip down memory lane
Roast with the most
CHEF JESS: Boozy bears
Life & Style
Bernard F. Bayliss
Lloyd O. Lybeck
Larry D. Jackson
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
Dates open for hunter safety classes
The outdoors from A to Z
Worth a look: Winter 'camping' in comfort
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Fielding Questions: Ice cream bucket propagation for African violets
Growing Together: Tips for shopping seed catalogs
Minding Our Elders: A needed vacation from caregiving should be guilt-free
Phillips: Kindness leaves you with lots to talk about
50th Wedding Anniversary
January 13, 2017
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
Dave Lambeth's review of Christmas Bird Count numbers pretty much confirmed that house sparrows are declining in Grand Forks. The number of house sparrows seen on this winter's count was 355, the smallest count since the 1960s, when many fewer people turned out to count winter birds...
January 13, 2017 - 8:15am
January 9, 2017
Snowy winter boosts snowmobile sales, keeps clubs busy grooming and maintaining trails
This winter's ample snowfall has been good for snowmobile sales, local dealers say, but it's also had area snowmobile clubs scrambling to groom...
January 9, 2017 - 4:18pm
January 6, 2017
Buntings adorn the winter landscape
The scarcity of pine siskins reminds us that the appearance of many northern birds is unpredictable here. Some years, yes; some years, no or...
January 6, 2017 - 10:49am
December 30, 2016
Worth a look: January is National Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month
January is National Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month, and with ample snow conditions across most of the Northland, there's no excuse not to get...
December 30, 2016 - 5:03pm
Siskins are few as winter rages
Pine siskins have been few this season, with low numbers on some Christmas Bird Counts and one on others. But since one of the few showed up...
December 30, 2016 - 1:38pm
December 27, 2016
Grand Forks Country Club life takes another round
After more than a half-century and countless rounds of golf, the Grand Forks Country Club continues to hold its own as it tees off into a new...
December 27, 2016 - 6:42pm
December 23, 2016
Early ice trip to Ballard's Resort on Lake of the Woods serves up hot fishing on a cold day
BAUDETTE, Minn.—The thought of ice fishing on a morning when the air temperature is 26 below zero might seem like insanity to the uninitiated,...
December 23, 2016 - 11:44am
Partridges evoke Christmas memories
The partridge is the bird of Christmas—the gray partridge, a bird of open country—not the partridge that haunts the North Woods....
December 23, 2016 - 10:14am
December 19, 2016
Cold weather and hot fishing on trip to Ballard's Resort on Lake of the Woods
The temperature Sunday morning in Baudette, Minn., was 53 degrees colder than it is as I write this Monday afternoon in Grand Forks, but the...
December 19, 2016 - 4:56pm
December 16, 2016
Always in Season: Announcing a nuthatch watch; red-breasted nuthatch a likely species in Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Christmas Bird Count
Old bones are cold bones, I've heard it said, and my old bones have been sticking pretty close to home. That's why I don't have a bird of my...
December 16, 2016 - 2:33pm
December 2, 2016
A rundown of winter woodpeckers
Two facts generally are known about the red-bellied woodpecker. One is that its belly is not red. This is undeniable; you can see it with your...
December 2, 2016 - 12:04pm
November 25, 2016
The wild turkey survives by its wiles
The turkey on your table last week was hardly a bird at all. The modern turkey is a commercial crop, genetically engineered. Even the color has...
November 25, 2016 - 2:23pm
November 20, 2016
Thief River Falls looks into splash park project
THIEF RIVER FALLS—A recreational water project could make a big splash in Thief River Falls. On Tuesday, the City Council listened to a presentation on a proposed splash park in one of the city's 18 parks. A group of residents recruited by City Council member Josh Hagen has...
November 20, 2016 - 1:37pm
November 17, 2016
Goldfinches lead cavalcade of winter bird species
Not many species become "bird of the week" twice in one year, but the American goldfinch is a changeling, and so it earns the dual designation....
November 17, 2016 - 5:54pm
November 11, 2016
Merganser makes a special day and place
The hooded merganser is a specialty of J. Clark Salyer National Wildlife Refuge. It nests elsewhere in North Dakota, including the Turtle Mountains...
November 11, 2016 - 12:18pm