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Keith Ellison's ex-girlfriend shares medical record alleging abuse
Fatal police shooting reopened in Ramsey County
Kavanaugh accuser won't testify Monday but open to doing so later next week
Marijuana use is now as common among baby boomers as it is among teens, federal data show
Trump demands a border wall but many congressional Republicans just not into it
crime and courts
Grand Forks symphony celebrates 110th anniversary
Cirque du Soleil in REA will combine acrobatics and skating
3 more longtime staffers fired from 'Prairie Home' successor show
Tapping Duluth's brewing history
'PAW Patrol Live' coming to Alerus Center
Nonprofit hopes to help with housing for ex-cons in Grand Forks
Patients: Medical marijuana effectively treats pain, post-traumatic stress
Marilyn Hagerty: This year's parade will be special
Looking to catch Minnesota's fall colors? Here's your interactive guide
ND insurance commissioner cautions about short-term insurance plans
Parise nets lone goal as Wild fall to Stars
Browns break 19-game winless streak at their stadium
Thursday's local scoreboard
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Preseason all about prep for Dubnyk
Beth Ann Tjon Wosick
Jay R. Bruce
Randall "Randy" Awes
James J. Thiery
Wolf supporters seek recovery plan for predators
OUTDOORS REPORT: Fall fishing patterns are beginning to emerge; autumn colors are becoming more apparent
Teach a kid to hunt small game during Minnesota's Take a Kid Hunting Weekend
Benny Huebner youth deer season buck
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ DOUG LEIER: Fall hunting preview highlights habitat partnerships
Mayor Mike Brown: A great week in ND's 'best college town'
Our view: Put on a green shirt and enjoy a unique week
Commentary: If marijuana legalization has been so bad for other states, why have so many of them done it?
Letter: Sacrifice means putting lives on the line
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September 16, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Surprise, but not madness, in the bird world
Seeing Lincoln's sparrow shouldn't be a surprise; the species is fairly common in our area during migration. Its field marks are subtle and identification...
September 16, 2018 - 6:12am
September 11, 2018
Explore Minnesota releases year’s first fall color map
ST. PAUL -- Explore Minnesota has launched its annual fall color map and Clay and Norman counties in northwestern Minnesota are among a few small...
September 11, 2018 - 1:27pm
September 9, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Kings and conquerors in the bird world
Lest you should think I have become a crank about inaptly named birds, let me present the western kingbird, a species whose range matches nearly...
September 9, 2018 - 6:00am
September 2, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Fall delivers confusing warblers
The Nashville warbler belongs to a group that birders call "confusing fall warblers." It is not the worst of the bunch, so getting to know the...
September 2, 2018 - 6:01am
August 27, 2018
'Do not disturb' the monk seals, warn Hawaiian signs. Alabama tourist learns they mean it.
Prominent warning signs litter the pristine white sand beaches of Kauai, Hawaii. "Do not disturb." "Please do not approach." The words are also...
August 27, 2018 - 9:29am
August 26, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Tiny hummingbirds steal the scene
Hummingbirds have a way of taking up space. Despite their small size, they dominate any scene they enter. It's just plain hard to overlook a...
August 26, 2018 - 6:12am
August 19, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: The week's news from the bird world
Remember the hot August Saturday night in that dusty little town you came from, when Main Street was lined with cars with the windows rolled...
August 19, 2018 - 6:00am
August 17, 2018
Moose, berries thrive seven years after northern Minnesota wildfire
ELY, Minn. — Seven years ago today, a lightning strike about 13 miles east of Ely touched off the Pagami Creek Fire, a blaze that would...
August 17, 2018 - 7:26pm
August 12, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: North Dakota a relatively poor state for wren species
August isn't the peak month for bird activity in our area. Mornings are noticeably quieter than they were six weeks ago, since most species have...
August 12, 2018 - 6:12am
August 11, 2018
Marilyn Hagerty can add 'bird grandmother' to her resume: Namesake peregrine produces two chicks in Manitoba
From the "wow, that's cool" department comes this news about a peregrine falcon hatched in 2016 atop the UND water tower and named after longtime...
August 11, 2018 - 9:49pm
July 29, 2018
Mike Jacobs: Misnamed and disliked, cormorants still flourish
The double-crested cormorant is poorly named. The crests are inconspicuous, variable and worthless as field marks. The cormorant part of the...
July 29, 2018 - 6:12am
July 15, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Upland sandpiper has two homes
The upland sandpiper was "bird of the week" one year ago this month, and this column described the bird's qualifications. These included a bit...
July 15, 2018 - 6:33am
July 11, 2018
Lake Sakakawea begins to drop
RIVERDALE, N.D. – Extensive runoff from a combination of melting mountain snowpack and rainfall over the Missouri River drainage caused a rush of water to enter Lake Sakakawea the past several weeks. The surge pushed the level of Lake Sakakawea to less than a foot from spilling....
July 11, 2018 - 4:52pm
July 8, 2018
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Arrogance and iridescence mark the grackle
If there were to be a contest to throw one bird species off the planet, the common grackle would likely be a nominee. The grackle has a reputation...
July 8, 2018 - 6:46am
July 7, 2018
Bitten in the Badlands: A dog's brush with a rattler
MEDORA, N.D.—It was a gorgeous day for a hike in the Badlands. Not too hot, with some moody clouds that made the sky interesting and the...
July 7, 2018 - 8:19am