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ND GOP to support independent secretary of state candidate after learning about nominee’s peeping case
Driver strikes moose in Aitkin County crash
Fargo law allowing public drinking downtown moves forward
Fargo specials vote means tax cuts, refunds for some property owners
Judge prohibits state from forfeiting Lake Sakakawea oil royalties to private ownership
Trend: More local women taking lead in farming operations
Del Val to receive nonprofit leadership honor
Moorhead McDonald's closed for improvements
Hayer assumes sole ownership of Warner and Co.
Tax ruling on Enbridge has Minnesota counties concerned
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McFeely: Recently branded obsolete by GOP, Jaeger back in the game
Forum editorial: How to ruin a perfectly good park
Commentary: The NDGOP cannot stand behind a convicted peeping Tom
Commentary: Voter ID issue deserves something better than Democratic rhetoric
Commentary: Would you pay $618 a month for dog food?
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Minn. brothers share rare distinction of earning every Boy Scout badge
'I knew I wanted to give back': Local Make-a-Wish beneficiary to host car show fundraiser in Fargo
Stroke awareness luncheon set for Wednesday
Engelstad family gifts focus on education, charities
Breaking down expectations part of officers job
Twins manager tries to reassure Buxton
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Tesfaye becomes first runner in Fargo Marathon to win three in a row
Terer earns men's full crown at Fargo Marathon, his second win in three weeks
Loeffler claims men's Fargo Half-Marathon title, Stoltenburg wins women's race
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Local beverage specialists offer ideas on what to pair with seasonal candy
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
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red river valley fair
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
North Dakota deer season set, with slight increase in available tags
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
Lake Sakakawea could challenge last ice-out date
Another month, another increase in expected runoff into Lake Sakakawea
Frances V. (Detmers) Kay
Gale B. Bartholomay
David J. Billington
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April 4, 2018
Flight Lines: Phenology: tracking nature's annual cycles
At exactly noon on May 1, 2017, the painted wooden tripod augured into the ice on Alaska's Tanana River near Fairbanks toppled, signaling spring...
April 4, 2018 - 6:03am
February 7, 2018
Flight Lines: Indoor pursuits for the anxious birder
Through the slowly thickening coat of frost oozing across your spare room window you glimpse your bundled-up neighbor trudging out to her car...
February 7, 2018 - 7:59am
January 21, 2018
Corps considering $2 million sandbar project on Missouri River for plovers, terns
WASHBURN, N.D.—The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is aiming to build up a sandbar on the Missouri River near Washburn, about 40 miles north...
January 21, 2018 - 7:04am
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 6, 2017
Flight Lines: When it comes to nesting, the sky's the limit
It's empty now, exposed to the elements and slowly deteriorating. It's assuming the look of unkempt hair, messy, scraggly, loose pieces swaying...
December 6, 2017 - 7:39am
October 20, 2017
Weather Talk: Not all birds go south for the winter
Despite it being a visual harbinger, there is a certain thrill in seeing a great flock of geese flying south. If a sign of another approaching...
October 20, 2017 - 4:11am
October 5, 2017
To feed or not to feed
Among the more frequent questions I get asked regarding birds is what and how to feed them. Before taking a look into this area, let's begin...
October 5, 2017 - 5:08am
August 31, 2017
Flight Lines Audio: Flycatcher group presents challenge with
Specialists come in just about any field of interest, from automobile racing-- Indy cars, stock cars, and sprint cars for instance—all...
August 31, 2017 - 12:39pm
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 16, 2017
5 tips on how to stop birds from crashing into your windows
HAMLIN, Iowa — While many people awaken every morning to the sounds of birds chirping, Christine Jensen wakes up to a very different bird...
July 16, 2017 - 8:07am
July 5, 2017
Flight Lines: The water giveth and it taketh away
With a spare moment last week I decided to check on the only great blue heron nesting area that I am aware of in Cass County. A handful of miles...
July 5, 2017 - 5:37am
April 2, 2017
Always in Season: Meadowlarks signal spring
There are lots of signs of spring. No one of them is definitive, but taken together they are completely convincing. Probably the most familiar...
April 2, 2017 - 7:45pm
March 22, 2017
Peregrine falcon 'Marv' returns to eastern ND, looking for a mate
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—It's official: The peregrine falcon that flew into town last week is Marv, the patriarch of Grand Forks' peregrine clan...
March 22, 2017 - 4:09pm
March 19, 2017
Always in Season: Spring brings another cycle in bird lives
This is a good time of year to appreciate black-capped chickadees. They're conspicuous this time of year, but pretty soon they'll be hard to...
March 19, 2017 - 4:46pm
March 15, 2017
Annual migration of cranes makes one of 'greatest sounds on earth'
KEARNEY, Neb.—They approached the sanctuary headquarters two hours before sunrise. Somewhere out there in the darkness, toward the river,...
March 15, 2017 - 6:46pm