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September 16, 2018
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Surprise, but not madness, in the bird world
September 16, 2018 - 6:12am
September 15, 2018
The "Batman House" is one of the attractions featured on Joe Laurin's Lake of the Woods app. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
App opens portal to Lake of the Woods
September 15, 2018 - 7:00am
September 9, 2018
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Kings and conquerors in the bird world
September 9, 2018 - 6:00am
September 2, 2018
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Fall delivers confusing warblers
September 2, 2018 - 6:01am
August 31, 2018
 Minnesota's public lands provide a wide variety of outdoor recreation opportunities. Gov. Mark Dayton has proclaimed Friday, Aug. 31, as Public Lands Day in Minnesota. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Gov. Mark Dayton proclaims Friday as Public Lands Day in Minnesota
August 31, 2018 - 9:48am
August 26, 2018
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Tiny hummingbirds steal the scene
August 26, 2018 - 6:12am
August 19, 2018
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: The week's news from the bird world
August 19, 2018 - 6:00am
July 31, 2018
Marybeth Lonnee says on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, that the death of her grandson, 8-year-old Alan Geisenkoetter Jr., inspired her to fight for keeping drunken drivers out of the driver's seat of cars, boats, snowmobiles, all-terrain vehicles and other motorized devices. The boy was hit by a man whose driver's license was revoked for drunken driving violations. Don Davis / Forum News Service
New Minnesota law extends drunken driving restrictions to recreational vehicles
July 31, 2018 - 4:04pm
July 1, 2018
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Don't look for grebes in your backyard ... unless
July 1, 2018 - 6:01am
June 24, 2018
Drones take off toward the first gate during a race Friday, June 22, 2018, at M.B. Johnson Park in Moorhead. Erin Bormett / The Forum
Fargo-Moorhead group savors rush of racing drones that reach 80 mph
June 24, 2018 - 6:41pm
June 17, 2018
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Goldfinches set their own breeding pace
June 17, 2018 - 6:33am
June 12, 2018
Rick Swenson of Underwood, Minn., paddles down the Red River in a giant pumpkin Oct. 15, 2016 as he attempts to set the Guinness World Record for longest distance paddled in a pumpkin. Swenson paddled to Oslo, Minn., a distance of about 26 river miles, and received notification Tuesday morning from Guinness that he is the official record holder for longest distance paddled in a pumpkin. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
The Great Pumpkin Paddler: Fergus Falls-area man sets Guinness world record with pumpkin-paddling voyage from Grand Forks to Oslo, Minn.
June 12, 2018 - 11:47am
June 10, 2018
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
Mike Jacobs: Sapsuckers do suck sap, but they aren't yellow-bellied
June 10, 2018 - 6:00am
June 7, 2018
Joshua Johnson, flanked by friends Daniel Mac, left, and Warren Mac, lead a pack of chairlift riders to the top of Frost Fire for another run on the slopes. Johnson is the grandson of Frost Fire developers Dick and Judith Johnson who opened the ski resort near Walhalla.  Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Frost Fire project moves on without $1.3 million grant
June 7, 2018 - 8:56am
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Riverside Pool in Grand Forks opens for the summer
June 7, 2018 - 7:04am