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Bismarck offers police post to deputy chief
Capitol Chatter: Official announcement or politics?
Driver hospitalized after crashing into Grand Forks area home, occupants OK
Red Lake County commissioner resigns after complaint says he doesn't live in district he represents
Minnesota dentist accused of inappropriately touching inmates at South Dakota jail
crime and courts
'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' director James Gunn fired by Disney over old, offensive tweets
Water from broken valve damages books at North Dakota law library
Minnesota's Alamo Drafthouse Cinema embraces luxury
The dreaded diaper rash: A pediatrician's advice for preventing and treating an angry bottom
Despite population differences, North Dakota birth rate higher than Minnesota
Beyond Boone's: Sommelier helps broaden wine horizons
Marilyn Hagerty: It's reunion season
Alcohol-related liver deaths have increased sharply
Troy Stecher signs $4.65-million deal with Vancouver Canucks
Johnson, Fleetwood make second-round statements at British Open
NCHC will get to keep 3x3 OTs after all; Fenton hopes others will adopt model
GF baseball and soccer teams win state titles
Legion Baseball: Royals take down Wahpeton
Jean A. Rolczynski
Harlan "Barney" Strand
Gale W. Watts
Howard P. Trondson
Mark Dobmeier settling in nicely with his new racing team
DNR confirms zebra mussels in Bay Lake northwest of Mille Lacs
Road work planned on key Beltrami forest roads
Walleye fishing remains good on Lake of the Woods, Look deeper for Devils Lake walleyes, Catfish biting on the Red and openings remain for Cats Incredible tournament etc.
Distressed bear could cost taxpayers thousands
Commentary: Hey Sanford, dads change diapers too
McFeely: No, mayor, Trump rally really cost Fargo $31,147.58
Letter: Bear didn't deserve a death sentence
Letter: Leave my ND values alone, please
Our View: Take Altru up on its invitation
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June 17, 2018
Retired raptor center co-founder continues rehabilitating birds
ST. PAUL—For someone who's had a hand in the release of more than 10,000 rehabilitated birds of prey, Pat Redig seems to have a tough time...
June 17, 2018 - 7:15am
June 14, 2018
Only one peregrine hatches in Grand Forks this spring
There could be more, but by all indications, only one peregrine falcon chick hatched in the nest box atop the UND water tower, where patriarch Marv and a new female of unknown origin set up shop this spring. "The good news is we have one baby; the bad news is we only have one baby,"...
June 14, 2018 - 4:05pm
April 10, 2018
Doug Leier: Agencies ask public's help in reporting whooping crane sightings
The extended winter or late spring has delayed some migrations, and even though two whooping cranes were verified in North Dakota on March 29,...
April 10, 2018 - 11:29am
March 1, 2018
Extremely rare, 'one in a million' yellow cardinal spotted in Alabama
ALABASTER, Ala. - Charlie Stephenson gazed out her window one day in late January and spotted a peculiar bird in her backyard feeder. Stephenson,...
March 1, 2018 - 3:23pm
February 25, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: The nuthatch displays appealing attributes
The white-breasted has several appealing attributes—to people, at least, and presumably also to other nuthatches. For starters, the nuthatch...
February 25, 2018 - 6:02am
January 21, 2018
Corps considering $2 million sandbar project on Missouri River for plovers, terns
WASHBURN, N.D.—The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is aiming to build up a sandbar on the Missouri River near Washburn, about 40 miles north...
January 21, 2018 - 7:04am
January 14, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Siskins may be plain birds, but they're never dull
The best view of a pine siskin is from behind with its wings spread. That way, the brilliant yellow patches show in the bird's wings and tail...
January 14, 2018 - 6:23am
December 31, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Chickadees manage the cold weather
The weather outside is frightful — but the chickadees are still delightful. How do these tiny birds endure the cold? This is a source of...
December 31, 2017 - 6:00am
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
July 23, 2017
Goldfinch season arrives in the valley
Goldfinch season is either coming or going, depending on your point of view. From the goldfinch's point of view, it's coming on, but from the...
July 23, 2017 - 9:30am
July 16, 2017
5 tips on how to stop birds from crashing into your windows
HAMLIN, Iowa — While many people awaken every morning to the sounds of birds chirping, Christine Jensen wakes up to a very different bird...
July 16, 2017 - 11:10am
April 14, 2017
Mike Jacobs: The killdeer is a familiar trickster
The killdeer is a familiar bird, perhaps as well known as the robin. Like the robin, it is a reliable sign of spring. The killdeer signals spring...
April 14, 2017 - 12:22pm
April 7, 2017
It's for the birds (and kids): UMC students teach youngsters about about bird feeders, nature
Kids and birds are a perfect match, and nearly 30 kids and their parents got to see and learn about birds Thursday night at East Grand Forks...
April 7, 2017 - 8:32pm
Peregrine falcon pair confirmed in Crookston
Grand Forks' peregrine falcon pair—Marv and Terminator—has new neighbors. In Crookston. Laura Bell, a naturalist at the University of Minnesota-Crookston, said a student and professor installed the nest box on a grain elevator a few years ago in hopes of attracting peregrines....
April 7, 2017 - 12:45pm
March 31, 2017
Always in Season/Mike Jacobs: Meadowlarks signal spring
There are lots of signs of spring. No one of them is definitive, but taken together they are completely convincing. Probably the most familiar...
March 31, 2017 - 12:53pm