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One-car rollover crash on I-94 sends one to hospital
At local libraries, books line shelves but digital drives future
Research aims to overcome toxic saltwater spills in ND oil fields
Under shadow of lawsuit, corps still confident diversion project will be done
Edgewood plans 70-unit senior living facility in Grand Forks
HBC announces Lego homebuilding winners
Insomnia Cookies apologizes after Fargo employee calls police officer 'pig'
Rapid innovation in China makes country 'fascinating case study' for college students
This year, dozens of Red River Valley farmers look to grow hemp
Gordmans will stay open in Fargo, three other ND cities
Port: Heidi Heitkamp leaked her fundraising numbers early because she didn’t want you to see where the money came from
Port: Senator Elizabeth Warren would really, really like you to re-elect Heidi Heitkamp
Port: What if those demanding Trump’s taxes are the new birthers?
Port: Lawmakers passed solid reforms to North Dakota’s voter ID laws
"Chuck It" Dodgeball Tournament "with a Flip" Raises Money for Lend A Hand
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
Wes And Harryette Bartron
Influx of water keeps tourism dollars flowing on Devils Lake, but could flood thousands of acres
Nursery News (4-19-17)
Nursery News (4-5-17)
Nursery News (April 12)
Nursery News (3-29-17)
Brooks shows his speed in NDSU's annual spring football game
Amid cuts, UND's Title IX compliance in question
Metcalf resigns, Palczewski hired as West Fargo basketball coaches
Packers sweep in-town rival Mustangs with stout pitching
Bison point guard Kabellis announces intention to transfer
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
Red River Singles sets schedule
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
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
Flight lines: Staying connected with birds and those who watch them
Darla Rae Rosdahl
Betty B. Byrd
Elizabeth "Betty" Rutten
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
May 13, 2013
Flight lines: Look-alike ducks present difficult, though not impossible, challenge.
There are groups of birds that stubbornly defy easy identification for beginners and experts alike. To some it's part of the appeal of the hobby....
May 13, 2013 - 1:31pm