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Stenehjem plans to resume argument against water rule after US Supreme Court decision
Fargo woman accused of DUI after crashing into squad car
Man arrested after foot chase with Fargo police
Filling a gap: Coalition makes another pitch for dental therapists in ND
NDSU president and provost criticized for ignoring research chief's faults
Agri-Pulse: Who wins, who loses in new tax package?
5 questions with ... Shayne Vandivort, co-owner of Western Ranch Supply
North Dakota counties to be treated equally in extension funding
Public hearing shows mixed feelings towards proposed refinery on fringes of Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Duluth could seek $1M forgivable loan for paper mill upgrade
Place a Business Announcement
It's time to stand up for research and extension
A February without a full moon
Commentary: Commissioner Fedorchak, pump the brakes
Commentary: North Dakota does not need primary enforcement for seat belt use
Commentary: An open letter to Public Service Commissioner Julie Fedorchak
Nursery News (12-27-17)
Alzheimer's Association to host dementia presentation in Fargo
Library to host silent reading party at Fargo bar Sunday
Salvation Army falls short of donation goal in red kettle campaign
AAUW to hold January brunch Saturday
Hellerud to give presentation at Fargo library
McFeely: No miracle, only more disappointment for Vikings fans; 'We ... let them down,' Thielen says
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Q&A with UND Athletic Director Bill Chaves
Despite injury, Carson Wentz is 'all football all the time'
Former MSUM receiver gets chance to impress on national stage
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
3 festive holiday drinks straight from a Fargo mixologist
Newlyweds find cozy comfort in smallest house in Grand Forks
New lease on life: Implant restores control for patients suffering from incontinence
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
home & garden
red river valley fair
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Crappies hit early and often for group on lake near Grand Rapids
Wis. 19-year-old is quickly gaining experience and having success in his trapping
Some thoughts on the trail must be put on hold
Flight Lines: The beguiling allure of trails (with video)
Rachel A. Olson
Kelly B. Kringlie
Reuben G. Elshaug
Hazel L. Yokom
December 15, 2017
Bird count set for Wednesday in Icelandic State Park
CAVALIER, N.D. — The annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 20, in Icelandic State Park, about 5½ miles west of Cavalier on North Dakota Highway 5. Jay Wessel's Game Management Area will be the center of the count area,...
December 15, 2017 - 10:30pm
December 9, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Another winter woodpecker shows itself
Yeah! Yeah! Yeah! I know this makes two woodpeckers in a row. And yeah, I remember the fuss some of you made about a series of owls as bird of...
December 9, 2017 - 4:42pm
November 26, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Turkey – or dinosaur – for dinner?
This is Thanksgiving season and so the turkey must be bird of the week. No other bird is so closely associated with any day as the turkey. Nor...
November 26, 2017 - 6:03am
November 19, 2017
Always in Season: Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
The evening grosbeak is often a spoiler and always a thrill — a spoiler because it is always keenly anticipated but seldom shows up, and...
November 19, 2017 - 6:00am
October 29, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Harbingers of winter show up here
The American tree sparrow is misnamed and misplaced. It is an American bird, sure enough, and it is a sparrow. But the American tree sparrow...
October 29, 2017 - 6:19am
October 8, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Inconsistency marks the northern flicker
If you want to see a flicker, look on the ground and look soon. Flickers are moving south. The flicker is a species of woodpecker, but no matter....
October 8, 2017 - 6:14am
August 26, 2017
Waxwing salvages eclipse experience
The cedar waxwing is always a welcome bird, and never more so than at noon Monday of last week. That was Solar Eclipse Day, and Suezette and...
August 26, 2017 - 8:01pm
August 20, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: To ID hawks, eliminate the red-tail
The red-tailed hawk is easily the most common raptor in this part of the world, and it is most conspicuous in late August, as young-of-the year...
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
August 13, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Hummingbirds appear in the garden
GRAND FORKS — Last week, I kept company with hummingbirds. It was accidental, really. The hummingbirds happened to be where I was —...
August 13, 2017 - 7:15am
August 6, 2017
Birding: The American coot is no 'odd duck'
American coots hang out with ducks, and so it is tempting to describe the coot as an odd duck. But the coot is not a duck at all but a member...
August 6, 2017 - 4:01pm
July 30, 2017
Always in Season: Egret falls between graceful and ungainly
Birds and landscapes are bound together. Landscape is habitat, and in landscapes, birds are punctuation marks. The bird that rose from the great...
July 30, 2017 - 5:36pm
July 23, 2017
Always in Season: 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 - 1:35pm
July 9, 2017
Always in Season: Sandpiper whistle attracts attention
The upland sandpiper is different from other birds in several respects. To begin with, it has two common names. For the last 30 years or so,...
July 9, 2017 - 1:20pm
July 2, 2017
Always in season/ Mike Jacobs: Wrens work their way into folklore
The other day, I got a package from Babe Belzer of Cando, N.D. Inside was a book she had written. The book's heroine is a wren named Winifred...
July 2, 2017 - 7:57am
June 25, 2017
Always in Season: Barn swallows are a love-hate species
The barn swallow is a pretty little bird. It also can be an aggressive little pest. Therefore, human beings, and this individual human, tend...
June 25, 2017 - 4:55pm