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Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
Drones involved in two pipeline protest criminal cases
Any increase to UND student fees for athletics may have to wait another year
Backers hope ND pot measure will bring relief for patients; police chiefs say law isn't tough enough
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
From ND to the pros, Carson Wentz wins over fans
UND football team earns sixth-straight win with 28-21 victory over Idaho State
Rodin, Honkers rout Raiders in 9-man playoffs
Blue Hawks sneak 28 points past Dakota State in third quarter, clinch NSAA
Effertz, Aggies work quickly to dispatch Cowboys
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Letter: Measure 4 doesn't have enough specifics
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
Eric Ross Abraham
Kenneth "Ken" Gerving
Anne Short Johnson
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
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
June 5, 2014
Hricik: Birders impress with keen eyes, ears during annual Bird Watch
MEDORA — A little more than a month into my move to North Dakota to work for The Dickinson Press, I had still never been deep inside Theodore...
June 5, 2014 - 12:18am
August 15, 2013
U of M-Crookston partaking in a national bird survey
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- The bird wasn't happy about its predicament. And judging by its angry squawks and clacking beak, the great-crested flycatcher...
August 15, 2013 - 12:00am
March 27, 2013
Interest rises in purple martins
Many people who don't hunt or fish are still familiar with national conservation organizations like Ducks Unlimited, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation...
March 27, 2013 - 11:27pm
August 31, 2012
ND hunters encouraged to donate geese to charity
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- A charitable program that distributes donated deer meat to food pantries across North Dakota is accepting goose meat this fall on a trial basis. Hunters can donate meat from birds killed during the early Canada goose season to processors that take part in...
August 31, 2012 - 9:13pm
July 26, 2012
Geese season upping the ante
When North Dakota's early Canada goose season starts Aug. 15, hunters who find themselves in the right situation will likely have a limit of...
July 26, 2012 - 12:45am