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Minot now in planning stages for possible diversion channel to avert floods
Moorhead lawyer fights two-decade war on circumcision
ASTRO BOB: Don your spacesuit, we're going for a ride
ND to investigate redundancies in education
ND rural schools expand class offerings through online courses
crime and courts
nation and world
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
North Dakota has potential to tap federal drone integration program
American Crystal piles record-high tons
Deadline approaches for hay assistance
place a business brief
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
Devoted owners do anything to keep pets healthy
All grownups need reminders about younger self
Getting a dog might just save your life
Missing: Four cats. Reward: $100,000
Denver uses power-play goals to get split
Century wins third straight Class A volleyball title
Raiders end Blue Hawks season in first-round rout
Oshie, Holtby guide Capitals past Wild
Experience will guide Twins as they weigh extensions for budding stars
COMMENTARY: Don't let #MeToo turn into a witch hunt
Commentary: GMOs provide additional food choices
Letter: Get something ‘constructive done’
Letter: Learning is a team sport
Letter: Small Business Saturday highlights year-round impact of shopping small
Elizabeth "Betty" Zent
Mardelle J. (McGee) Considine
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
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
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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 - 11:10am
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...
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