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Fargo Rotary Club celebrates 100th anniversary
Fargo Cass Public Health warns against underground tattoos, piercings after spike in HCV numbers
Ruling: Suspended sheriff can question former prosecutor, but not governor
Seeking lakeside hangouts to showcase
Vandals spray-paint a dozen cars outside downtown Fargo apartments
Building help: Partnership between builder, nonprofit means new WF home will provide financing for aspiring entrepreneurs in other countries
New Perspective opens with focus on successful aging
How to hang on to millennial workers, according to millennials
Bobcat unveils building renovated for 'innovative and collaborative culture'
Inside Business: 2017 ChamberChoice awards announced for businesses, entrepreneurs
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Port: NDSU President Bresciani finally figured out how to keep his mouth shut
Port: Let states take over health reform from federal politicians
Jacobs: Are vetoes from ND, MN governors a coincidence, or a continuing experiment?
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UND, Montana schedule future non-conference football matchups
Minor league promotion part of banner season for West Fargo's Young
Former MLB player Coste follows in father figure's footsteps as West Fargo Legion baseball coach
West Fargo Park District sports, activities continue to grow
Athlete Spotlight: Haboniman Simon and Zach Ferguson
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
The sometimes subtle clues birds leave, including tracks
Canadian bird heading back home for summer; Early spring means tree sparrows; Misnamed bird making an appearance
Oh the places I would go
Assessing nature not always clear-cut
Personal journeys now shared on website
William "Bill" Fisk
Pauline C. Geck
November 12, 2013
Shellfish-eating duck somewhat rare in North Dakota
Carl Loge, a small business owner in Moorhead, is an avid sportsman and had seen just about every flying fowl out there. Yet while hunting ducks...
November 12, 2013 - 11:39am
October 29, 2013
Flight Lines: Fall observations eight feet above ground
Twenty-three years ago, looking to put a few more dollars in my pocket, I began working for a farmer northeast of Moorhead during the sugar beet...
October 29, 2013 - 12:07pm
October 22, 2013
West Fargo resident succeeds in Twist of Fate hunt
West Fargo resident Bob Syverson shot a doe over the last weekend in September with the help of Twist of Fate, an organization that sets up a...
October 22, 2013 - 3:29pm
October 15, 2013
Flight Lines: Transitions mark October, some apparent, some not
My butternut squash froze last weekend. Sunday morning I woke up to find my thermometer reading 34 degrees but it sits a few feet above the ground....
October 15, 2013 - 3:07pm
October 8, 2013
West Fargo brothers claim 'twin' rams in Canada
Brothers Cody and Kyle Shoman have been hunting with their grandfather, John Kautzman, all of their lives, and that experience paid off on Wednesday,...
October 8, 2013 - 5:24pm
October 2, 2013
Treat wild mushrooms with caution, but here's an easy one to try
In any culture there is a segment of the population that goes about its business unnoticed—or at least underappreciated--by the rest. It consists...
October 2, 2013 - 8:48am
September 24, 2013
Hawk watching, an appealing exercise
I guess you could call me a raptorphile. Be it a falcon, an eagle, or a hawk, there’s just something about seeing a bird of prey that sparks a heightened alertness in me. Part of the allure is the look. That hooked meat-tearing beak; the stern visage with piercing eyes beneath...
September 24, 2013 - 12:11pm
September 3, 2013
Rate of prairie loss alarming; Native grasslands disappearing
The Konza Prairie property was once part of a large ranch within an area of eastern Kansas known as the Flint Hills. Characterized by limestone...
September 3, 2013 - 7:21am
August 21, 2013
For some, curiosity never quite satisfied; An outdoors quest for answers
August 21, 2013 - 8:27am
August 6, 2013
Nature at its finest is close at hand
My earliest memory of western grebes (Aechmophorus occidentalis) comes not from personal observation but rather from television in the late...
August 6, 2013 - 8:11am
July 23, 2013
Flight Lines: From the smallest of insects come great things (with videos)
Just last week my wife and I left town on a short vacation. When I tell people we went to Arizona they think I'm crazy but that's a topic for another day.
July 23, 2013 - 11:31am
July 9, 2013
Flight Lines: Urban wildlife often overlooked; observing nature without leaving the yard
On Monday I went to see a friend of mine who lives on a beautiful piece of rural property near Felton, Minn. In the minutes spent catching up...
July 9, 2013 - 8:11am
June 24, 2013
Flight Lines: Humbling lessons from quick assumptions
Out of my mouth came one simple query a week and a half ago, 'Hey, who wants to see a Say's phoebe on a nest?' What followed was a humbling lesson...
June 24, 2013 - 11:31am
June 14, 2013
Limiting the impacts of sapsuckers
Challenges facing the home landscaper are many -- what to plant, where to plant, how to plant, when to plant. Once in place, there is the ongoing...
June 14, 2013 - 10:58am
May 31, 2013
Corliss: One bird can make a difference – The dollar power of a single bird
Last winter was an exceptional one around here for northern species. Finches and owls normally encountered far to our north were found locally...
May 31, 2013 - 1:39pm