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July 1, 2017
A pair of redbellied snakes were among the first specimens caught, weighed, measured and then released by Katie Leuenberger of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources during the Swedes Forest bioblitz on June 17. This the male of the pair; the female carried eggs. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Odd-named creatures thrive in amazing Minnesota landscape
July 1, 2017 - 10:19am
June 19, 2017
Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool cleaned and refilled after duckling deaths
June 19, 2017 - 3:06pm
June 12, 2017
 Erika Kolbow (left) of Turtle River State Park and licensed bander and raptor expert Tim Driscoll of Grand Forks handle peregrine falcon chicks during Monday afternoon's banding event below the UND water tower. Kolbow and Driscoll banded the three chicks -- two males and one female -- and climbers then returned the young peregrines to their nest box atop the UND water tower. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)                              play button
Peregrine banding draws a crowd
June 12, 2017 - 5:09pm
June 2, 2017
Always in season: Bird world delivers another surprise
June 2, 2017 - 2:55pm
May 25, 2017
Red-sided garter snakes make their way up the rocks in search of a female after emerging from their limestone caves near Narcisse, Man., on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)play button
Watch: Narcisse snake dens make for a slithery spectacle
May 25, 2017 - 6:00am
May 18, 2017
Authorities issue warning about bear spotted near Park River, N.D.
May 18, 2017 - 8:15am
May 17, 2017
Deer caught looking for deals at Minnesota Wal-Mart
May 17, 2017 - 8:12am
May 12, 2017
Game and Fish sets administrative rules hearing
May 12, 2017 - 10:48am
May 5, 2017
A male ruffed grouse surveys the surroundings from its drumming log Monday, May 1. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources offers two blinds for viewing ruffed grouse in the forestlands near Norris Camp, headquarters of Red Lake Wildlife Management Area. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)                               play button
Drumming count survey logs ruffed grouse trends
May 5, 2017 - 4:25pm
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Brad Dokken column: Sky dancing woodcock one day, drumming ruffed grouse the next during trip to Norris Camp
May 5, 2017 - 3:31pm
April 28, 2017
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Curious monkeys explore GoPro camera at zoo
April 28, 2017 - 10:46am
April 3, 2017
The rooster pheasant Grand Forks homeowner Tim Pasley named Paul in honor of a pheasant hunting buddy struts his stuff Saturday afternoon, April 1. (Photo/ Greg Mattson, special to the Herald)
Paul the pheasant livens up Grand Forks neighborhood
April 3, 2017 - 3:41pm
March 22, 2017
Marv the Peregrine is back in Grand Forks
March 22, 2017 - 11:11am
March 12, 2017
Wild turkeys are starting to show their color in this image of two visitors to bird feeders in the Minnesota River Valley captured by Terri Dinesen, manager for the Lac qui Parle, Upper Sioux Agency and Big Stone state parks. Submitted photo.
Early season signs are everywhere
March 12, 2017 - 8:14pm
March 9, 2017
While the number of deer that have tested positive for chronic wasting diseaseremains low, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department has continued to adjust regulations to address potential spread of the disease. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)play button
Poaching charges filed in Dakota Access protest camp incidents
March 9, 2017 - 12:48pm
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