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Koko, the beloved gorilla that learned to communicate using sign language, has died
Marilyn Hagerty: Summer in full bloom
Pope Francis criticizes Trump's family-separation policy, says 'populism is not the solution'
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Roseau's Jacob Lindemann commits to UND for football
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Big bear adds excitement to morning commute for DNR fisheries manager
Urban habitat initiative to benefit Grand Forks
Bismarck angler catches 7-pound rare European zander on Spiritwood Lake
Garrett Eickman walleyes
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Letter: Children shouldn't be political pawns
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Letter: Scripture use in politics can be dangerous
Commentary: Governor Burgum says he’d send National Guard troops to the border if asked
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June 19, 2018
Peregrine banding set for Monday near UND water tower
It has become a popular attraction in recent years, and the annual banding of peregrine falcon chicks is set for 1 p.m. Monday below the UND water tower adjacent to Starcher Hall, 10 Cornell St. There appears to be only a single peregrine chick this year, said Tim Driscoll, local...
June 19, 2018 - 4:57pm
June 17, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Goldfinches set their own breeding pace
If any species might be called “a bird for all seasons,” it would be the American goldfinch. This is because the goldfinch lives off-cycle....
June 17, 2018 - 6:33am
June 10, 2018
Mike Jacobs: Sapsuckers do suck sap, but they aren't yellow-bellied
Only half of the yellow-bellied sapsucker's name is appropriate—the sapsucker half. The other half is not descriptive; whatever yellow...
June 10, 2018 - 6:00am
June 5, 2018
At least one peregrine hatches at UND water tower
How many remains to be seen, but the peregrine falcons nesting atop the UND water tower appear to have at least one baby, observers say. Parents...
June 5, 2018 - 3:22pm
June 3, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Another drop-in makes an impression
The ruddy turnstone is another of those drop-in birds, like last week's bird, the Blackburnian warbler; not a resident here, but sometimes a...
June 3, 2018 - 6:13am
May 27, 2018
Man helps restore bluebird species with nest boxes on rural Wisconsin roads
OULU, Wis. — David Lindelof stopped his Buick along Highway B in Bayfield County and watched a bluebird perched on top of a wooden nesting...
May 27, 2018 - 7:40am
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: The flame throat shows up in GF
As soon as I read the email, I knew what species would be bird of the week. The message read, "I'm in Grand Forks. Could I have seen a Blackburnian...
May 27, 2018 - 6:00am
May 20, 2018
Mike Jacobs: Cowbirds add spice to a spring evening
A couple of weeks ago, I admitted to being a voyeur since I had gone off to watch the sharp-tailed grouse dance. Today, I confess to being a...
May 20, 2018 - 6:04am
May 13, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Hooray! Swallows usher in a new season
Hooray! Hooray! For the middle of May! How many birds can you see in a day? More than 50 species in a walk along the English Coulee, Dave Lambeth...
May 13, 2018 - 6:52am
May 6, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Dance of the sharp-tailed grouse seems purposeful chaos
At this time of year, nature puts on such an extravagant show that it's hard not to be prurient. A case in point is the courtship dance of the...
May 6, 2018 - 6:09am
April 29, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Don't overlook the northern harrier
The northern harrier is underappreciated, I think. I seldom hear it remarked upon, and I doubt it stands very high on many lists of favorite...
April 29, 2018 - 6:00am
April 22, 2018
Mike Jacobs: Identify a meadowlark without seeing its breast
It's meadowlark season, even though the season is about a month overdue. The western meadowlark is easy to identify when it's sitting on a fence...
April 22, 2018 - 6:32am
April 17, 2018
Doug Leier: Bald eagle recovery is an amazing story both in North Dakota and nationally
I drove by a bald eagle nest the other day, and then another and another. It wasn't my intention, as it was actually a route I drive on a pretty...
April 17, 2018 - 10:01am
April 15, 2018
Mike Jacobs: To be sure of bird identification, check again
A new species, the first in a fortnight, showed up at my feeder array early last week, and I was happy to see it. It was an American tree sparrow,...
April 15, 2018 - 6:01am
April 10, 2018
Terminator the peregrine still missing in action in Grand Forks
Terminator, the matriarch of Grand Forks' contribution to North America's peregrine falcon recovery, appears to be terminally missing in action,...
April 10, 2018 - 4:31pm