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Feds bring charges against suspected Chinese makers of powerful opioids
Man, 71, sent to prison for hauling 183 pounds of marijuana on I-94
ND won't approve additional health care premium increases
Before application deadline, Red River Valley out of running for second Amazon headquarters
Ex-husband arrested in disappearance of missing retired Army captain from ND
Come for the booze, stay for the food at these 5 local pubs
Beyond Running opens, to hold grand opening event later this month
Fargo's Downtown Community Partnership hires new president and CEO
Maximum Performance & Fitness expected to open WF location in December
Lululemon store is coming to West Acres
Commentary: Obamacare was driving up premiums even before Trump’s decision to stop paying illegal insurance company subsidies
PORT: 'Completely perverse' wind energy subsidies aren't reducing emissions
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Shrub with berries identified as nuisance species
McFeely: Pelini takes chance giving convicted rapist a spot
PINKE POST: We're glad you're here
Bear trapped in Duluth tips scale at 605 pounds
Sophie's season: The Johnsons’ Brittany bounced back from a severe injury and still finds plenty of grouse and woodcock
Passing it on: Third generation of Hansen family outfitting canoeists for adventures in the Boundary Waters
Nursery News (8-16-17)
Young trapshooters from Grand Forks Gun Club make their mark on a national level
Packers drop last two matches in state tournament
UND athletic director Brian Faison to retire Dec. 31
Backup plan is a winner for Vikings
UND FOOTBALL NOTEBOOK: Injury bug takes another bite
Today: Live Bison-YSU pregame show at 3:30, live blog at 5 p.m.
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
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
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
To feed or not to feed
Flight Lines: The water giveth and it taketh away
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
Ione A. Johnson
Alvin H. Zaeske
Linda R. Rieniets
Kathleen M. Burkett
February 5, 2017
Always in Season: Few redpolls show up so far this winter
GRAND FORKS — This week's bird of the week looks quite a lot like last week's bird of the week, and the house finch and the common redpoll...
February 5, 2017 - 3:37pm
January 29, 2017
Australia zoo urges people to catch deadly spiders as antidote runs low
SYDNEY—An Australian zookeeper on Tuesday, Jan. 24, urged people to catch and donate deadly funnel-web spiders, to help replenish stocks...
January 29, 2017 - 8:00am
January 22, 2017
Always in Season: Owl season approaches
The sound of the great horned owl is a kind of anthem of a quiet winter evening, even a very cold winter evening. Suezette and I have heard...
January 22, 2017 - 11:55am
January 15, 2017
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
Dave Lambeth's review of Christmas Bird Count numbers pretty much confirmed that house sparrows are declining in Grand Forks. The number of...
January 15, 2017 - 10:37am
January 8, 2017
Always in Season: Buntings adorn the winter landscape
The scarcity of pine siskins reminds us that the appearance of many northern birds is unpredictable here. Some years, yes; some years, no or...
January 8, 2017 - 11:41am
January 1, 2017
Always in Season: Siskins are few as winter rages
Pine siskins have been few this season, with low numbers on some Christmas Bird Counts and one on others. But since one of the few showed up...
January 1, 2017 - 11:34am
December 25, 2016
Jacobs: Partridges evoke Christmas memories
The partridge is the bird of Christmas—the gray partridge, a bird of open country—not the partridge that haunts the North Woods....
December 25, 2016 - 10:46am
December 17, 2016
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Announcing a nuthatch watch; red-breasted nuthatch a likely species in Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Christmas Bird Count
GRAND FORKS — Old bones are cold bones, I've heard it said, and my old bones have been sticking pretty close to home. That's why I don't...
December 17, 2016 - 11:04pm
December 11, 2016
Always in Season: Canadians debate a national bird
There's a bird in Canada's future—a national bird. The Canadian Geographic Society last month recommended a bird to represent the country....
December 11, 2016 - 12:21pm
December 4, 2016
Always in Season: A rundown of winter woodpeckers
Two facts generally are known about the red-bellied woodpecker. One is that its belly is not red. This is undeniable; you can see it with your...
December 4, 2016 - 3:53pm
Dokken: A rewarding walk in the woods
The sun was shining after a couple of gray, dreary days, and my checklist of chores didn't include any jobs that wouldn't keep. There was only...
December 4, 2016 - 10:51am
November 27, 2016
Always in Season: The wild turkey survives by its wiles
The turkey on your table last week was hardly a bird at all. The modern turkey is a commercial crop, genetically engineered. Even the color has...
November 27, 2016 - 12:11pm
November 20, 2016
Jacobs: Goldfinches lead cavalcade of winter bird species
Not many species become "bird of the week" twice in one year, but the American goldfinch is a changeling, and so it earns the dual designation....
November 20, 2016 - 9:52am
November 13, 2016
Merganser makes a special day and place
The hooded merganser is a specialty of J. Clark Salyer National Wildlife Refuge. It nests elsewhere in North Dakota, including the Turtle Mountains...
November 13, 2016 - 10:54am
November 5, 2016
Early Los Angeles-area quakes linked with oil production
LOS ANGELES - Several damaging Los Angeles-area earthquakes of the 1920s and 1930s, including the deadliest ever in Southern California, may...
November 5, 2016 - 10:36am