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Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
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Nursery News (1-11-17)
Senior luncheon, baked potato feed coming up
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Nursery News (date)
Frostival set for Jan. 27, 28
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Gardening for seniors
Red River Singles sets schedule
Lighting up the night
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Gold Discovered in West Fargo
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Red River Valley Fair
Flight lines: Staying connected with birds and those who watch them
Flight Lines: Difficult conditions don't stop local bird count; local birders take part in hemisphere-wide census
Cook: Some days just require a fire
MN announces plans to close hatchery used to raise trout, salmon
Nocturnal bird a rich source of lore
Cleona May (Opgrand) Harman
Glee M. McCormick
Robert A. Olson
Dorothy Ann Hanson
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
For 6-year-old boy, trip to Lake of the Woods more than ice fishing excursion
BAUDETTE, Minn.—The thought of ice fishing on a morning when the air temperature is 26 below zero might seem like insanity to the uninitiated,...
December 25, 2016 - 2:55pm
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 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
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
October 16, 2016
Rusty blackbird seems to be slipping away
While I was going after the mail the other day, a flock of blackbirds settled into the shelterbelt. Most of them were red wings, as far as I...
October 16, 2016 - 7:06am
August 28, 2016
North Dakota, Minnesota state parks offer prime road-trip recreation
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Even as summer winds down, the great outdoors still calls to anyone looking to get in one last road trip for the season...
August 28, 2016 - 6:33pm
July 20, 2016
Maple River Golf Course 'a hidden gem' for WF golfers
Because there is no golf course in West Fargo, golfers from the city have to take their games somewhere. According to Rich Mattern, the mayor...
July 20, 2016 - 1:27am
July 13, 2016
State Fair hosting volleyball tournaments
The North Dakota State Fair is holding grass volleyball tournaments at the Sports Zone on the Fairgrounds in Minot. The five tourneys are co-ed middle school players July 26; girls high school players July 27; adult men players July 28; adult women players July 29; and adult co-ed...
July 13, 2016 - 12:27am