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Expansion blueprint proceeding for city hall, police department complex
Enjoying Dr. Seuss
City to conduct siren testing Wednesday
Arbor Day honors
Police department eases parking restrictions for graduation
Gessele takes over Don's Barber Shop location
Cambria Suites, Aloft Hotel coming to West Fargo
Olson taking over West Funeral Home
Nitschke opens carpet cleaning business
Moore Engineering adds to staff in West Fargo, Minot offices.
Huber: Easy to forget road reconstruction
Letter: Post prom, grad organizers appreciative of support
Letter: Gov. Guy commended for forward thinking on water issues
Letter: Need leadership change to implement visionary future for state
Letter: Get to know candidates beyond party affiliation
Harvey J. Ausk (July 13, 1930 - Jan. 14, 2013)
Donald Kirchoffner (Sept. 20, 1944 - Jan. 9, 2013)
Richard W. Jacob
Gary J. Sandvig (Jan. 23, 1937 - Jan. 13, 2013)
Johnson achieves 50-year Tupperware milestone
Grand opening of Shadow Wood rescheduled
Journey Worship moving to Bethany on 42nd for summer
Veterans memorial celebration at Bonanzaville
Flame of Faith hosts summer concert
Tennis team EDC runners-up
Packers sweep EDC Track Championships
Packers win five of six
Soccer team prepared for playoffs
Girls first, boys fourth at East-West Classic
Flight lines: Look-alike ducks present difficult, though not impossible, challenge.
Will it stay or will it go? The curious migration of robins
Author finds species at heart of controversy
Savor being outdoors even when the weather is sour
Northern visitors spice up an otherwise bland season
Making Memories: Prom 2013
District celebrates 'New Neighbor Night'
The value of trees in energy conservation
Eating Well: Delicious, simple mealtime goodness
Yummy, moist raisin bread perfect anytime treat
home & garden
Lesser black-backed gull makes Cass debut, Persistance pays off with new county record
Among a group of bird nuts, discussions range from the latest binoculars to the latest bird species to arrive this spring. Occasionally more introspective categories are covered, such as why...
outdoors / outdoors
Fri, May 16, 2008 - 12:00am
Bird finds warmth in hands of Duluth man
The company airplane made a day-trip to Duluth last week. I always enjoy getting to the North Shore and at least briefly, experiencing the hustle and bustle of a port...
Thu, May 01, 2008 - 12:00am
Bird watching locations have unique appeal
"O, beware, my lord, of jealousy! It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock the meat it feeds on." So wrote William Shakespeare in the third act of Othello. A...
Tue, Apr 15, 2008 - 12:00am
Nest boxes aid in bluebird survival
Now that we are finally shedding this cloak of winter, waterfowl, raptors and a few songbirds are starting to show up. It's an exciting time for us residents of the...
Tue, Apr 01, 2008 - 12:00am
Technology removing our feel for nature
Our elders tell of a simpler time. One closer to the land, closer to each other and closer, even, to what really matters. The days before MySpace, digital photography, and...
Tue, Mar 18, 2008 - 12:00am
Rare treat served up at Oahe
The bait was presented with a near perfect alignment of circumstances. The timing was impeccable. Plus the location was almost too good to be true. This was one I couldn't...
Wed, Mar 05, 2008 - 12:00am
Merlin, the other falcon
Peregrine falcons have been getting all the press here in the Fargo area for several years now. It's easy to see why. The bird is one of the prime ambassadors...
Tue, Feb 19, 2008 - 12:00am
More woods available for birders and outdoors enthusiasts
Ask any knowledgeable bird person in town about the public accessibility of forested land and you'll likely hear some grumbling. Carefully examined, we have to admit there is very little...
Tue, Feb 05, 2008 - 12:00am
Snowy owl numbers down this year
For whatever reason, snowy owls (Bubo scandiacus) seem a little scarce this winter. I know of only one seen in either Cass or Clay counties just before the new year...
Tue, Jan 08, 2008 - 12:00am
Long-running tradition offers winter challenge
The 15th of December marked the 71st time local bird enthusiasts braved the elements to take part in Fargo-Moorhead's version of the Audubon Society's Christmas Bird Count (CBC). Nationally, this...
Wed, Dec 26, 2007 - 12:00am
Finding luck in an Arizona canyon
In 2000, David Sibley came out with The Sibley Guide to Birds, a much-anticipated bird guide which instantly found its way into every aficionado's library. This world renowned bird expert...
Tue, Dec 11, 2007 - 12:00am
Songbird with a bite, the Northern Shrike
During the 15th century a certain prince, in a region of what is now Romania, established a reputation for cruelty nearly beyond the bounds of imagination. Atrocities committed on his...
Tue, Nov 27, 2007 - 12:00am