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Family work: More companies offering paid leave to help new parents
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Fielding Questions: Dwarf Colorado spruce no longer dwarf
Perennial Favorites: New varieties of our favorite plants
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Five myths about beer
I chose not to breast-feed. That doesn't make me a bad mom.
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
Keep clutter under control with these clever organizing products
In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
Kindred's Brandt wins state pole vault championship
DHS freshman Sabrosky places 8th in triple jump
Midgets top Mandan in pitcher's duel
Chorro qualifies for finals at NAIA meet
DHS softball beats second-seeded Century
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Missionary doctor hopes to inspire lives of significance by stories borne from struggle
Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
BROCK: Gianforte could learn a lot from Kevin Cramer
Abbot Brian Wangler, OSB
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
April 16, 2017
Always in Season: The killdeer is a familiar trickster
The killdeer is a familiar bird, perhaps as well known as the robin. Like the robin, it is a reliable sign of spring. The killdeer signals spring...
April 16, 2017 - 3:04pm
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
February 12, 2017
Always in Season: Could there be ravens?
GRAND FORKS—The question is back: Could there be ravens? It's a question for two reasons. Veteran birder David Lambeth raised it in a post...
February 12, 2017 - 9:00am
October 4, 2016
Nighttime banding effort underway at Turtle River State Park aims to shed light on migrating saw-whet owls
TURTLE RIVER STATE PARK, N.D.—Offering a guarantee of success is a dicey proposition with any pursuit, but Tim Driscoll liked his chances...
October 4, 2016 - 6:00pm
July 12, 2016
Protected Raptor injured in recent storm near Dickinson
The recent severe storms in western North Dakota wreaked devastation on both properties and animals. Birds in the area have been left vulnerable...
July 12, 2016 - 7:54pm
June 23, 2016
Leier: Loss of grass leads to loss of western meadowlarks in North Dakota
FARGO A few years ago on a Sunday drive near the edge of West Fargo, creeping along with no particular route in mind, one of my kids let out...
June 23, 2016 - 12:08pm
June 14, 2016
West Nile virus detected in bird in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS -- A crow found in Grand Forks has tested positive for West Nile virus. The discovery has city leaders in Grand Forks and East Grand Forks urging residents to take precautions to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes, which carry the virus. Both cities have announced plans...
June 14, 2016 - 4:49pm
October 15, 2015
Study finds oil and gas development displacing birds in Bakken
BISMARCK – Oil and gas development is displacing grassland birds from their habitat in North Dakota’s prolific Bakken shale region, including...
October 15, 2015 - 12:46pm
July 28, 2015
Birds displaced by wind turbines, study shows
FARGO — Seven of nine grassland bird species were displaced from breeding habitat on mixed-grass prairies after wind turbines were built at sites in North Dakota and South Dakota, a study found. The U.S. Geological Survey report, recently published in the journal Conservation Biology,...
July 28, 2015 - 11:11pm
April 30, 2015
Fist wild bird with avian flu confirmed in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — A Cooper’s hawk from Yellow Medicine County is the first Minnesota wild bird to test positive for the highly pathogenic avian...
News/Nation and World
April 30, 2015 - 12:17pm
April 14, 2015
Eight more cases of bird flu confirmed; threat could last years
ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota officials say they’re doing everything possible to stop the spread of bird flu and stress that the disease poses...
April 14, 2015 - 6:55pm
October 9, 2014
Leier: Asking questions to seek answers
I’ve learned through watching, listening and observing my kids how routine questions can often perplex adults. It’s easy to just brush it...
October 9, 2014 - 1:08am
August 28, 2014
Early birds get to shop
Hundreds of gulls congregated in the Prairie Hills Mall parking lot on Thursday morning in Dickinson. Two separate flocks of birds, one in the...
August 28, 2014 - 9:14pm