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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
Playing the music of a bygone era
Celebrating 20 years of Family Fun Day
Big & Rich to headline Roughrider concert
Things your wedding server will never tell you
Striving for more: Jung’s passion shines through in final Roughriders season
Kepler, Mejia power Twins past Red Sox
Hughes rejoins Twins pitching staff
UND remains confident in Summit League despite IUPUI move
UND, Montana schedule future non-conference football matchups
Port: State officials should make decisions without consultants more often
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Port: NDSU President Bresciani finally figured out how to keep his mouth shut
Port: Let states take over health reform from federal politicians
Vernon John Igard
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
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
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June 27, 2017
Jacobs: Are vetoes from ND, MN governors a coincidence, or a continuing experiment?
A curious coincidence has occurred. An issue has arisen contemporaneously in Bismarck and in St. Paul — in other words in the capitols...
June 27, 2017 - 8:14am
June 25, 2017
Always in Season: Barn swallows are a love-hate species
The barn swallow is a pretty little bird. It also can be an aggressive little pest. Therefore, human beings, and this individual human, tend...
June 25, 2017 - 4:55pm
June 18, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON: A wily heron moves north to nest
GRAND FORKS — A green heron nest has been found in Grand Forks. This is noteworthy because it continues a streak of infrequent but regular...
June 18, 2017 - 9:20am
June 13, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Fargo set to claim Roosevelt legacy
The "city whose aim and end is go" is staking its claim to Teddy's Roosevelt's legacy in North Dakota. Over the weekend Tu-Uyen Tran reported...
June 13, 2017 - 9:12am
June 11, 2017
Always in Season: Who's that tapping on the window?
The song sparrow is a resident bird at Magpie Ridge, which is what Suezette and I call our place west of Gilby, N.D. It would have been more...
June 11, 2017 - 2:41pm
June 6, 2017
Jacobs: Newspaper pride on display in film
A film about North Dakota newspapers made its premiere in Fargo on Friday, June 2. Filmmaker Teri Finneman drew from oral history interviews...
June 6, 2017 - 6:23am
June 4, 2017
Always in Season: Bird world delivers another surprise
Memorial Day's scarlet tanager was a surprise. I didn't see the actual bird, but only its picture. Not that I hadn't been watching for scarlet...
June 4, 2017 - 6:05pm
May 30, 2017
UND's spokesman says goodbye after nearly 30 years
GRAND FORKS — Peter Johnson is a man of many hats, though most know him for his primary gig—spokesman for the University of North...
May 30, 2017 - 8:27am
Mike Jacobs: Of railroads, newspapers and education
The circumstances facing higher education these days remind me strongly of the situation facing newspapers a couple of decades ago. Industry...
May 30, 2017 - 8:09am
May 28, 2017
Always in Season: The sora surprises again and again
The sora is a surprising bird. Here is what The American Museum of Natural History, in "Birds of North America," has to say about the bird: "Despite...
May 28, 2017 - 3:31pm
May 22, 2017
JACOBS: Let's examine the elephants in the chambers
BISMARCK — Before we turn decisively away from the 65th session of the North Dakota Legislature, let's have a look at the elephant in the...
May 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 21, 2017
Always in Season: Rose-breasted grosbeaks are doubly well named
Ahem, dear reader: The subject this week is bird breasts. To be sure, the breast is not the first part to examine when trying to identify a bird....
May 21, 2017 - 4:41pm
May 16, 2017
Mike Jacobs: No doldrums ahead in North Dakota politics
Perhaps it is natural to feel a bit let down after so interesting, exasperating, divisive and ultimately indecisive a legislative session as...
May 16, 2017 - 6:09am
May 14, 2017
Always in season: Mike Jacobs: Birds compete for nesting sites
GILBY, N.D. — A kind of competition has developed between the birds. It involves barn swallows and eastern phoebes, and the stakes are...
May 14, 2017 - 7:14am
May 9, 2017
Mike Jacobs: In Bismarck, the 'missing man' makes an impact
You can learn a lot about a governor by parsing his veto messages. The first thing to learn about North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum is that he won't...
May 9, 2017 - 7:38am