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Two-a-days: North Dakota legislators sprint toward mid-session break
MCFEELY: Legendary coach needs all of his competitiveness after car crash
ND House: Nonlethal drone weapons stay legal for law enforcement
Man sentenced in crash that killed 83-year-old ND rancher
Soon, some will get through Twin Cities airport security with a fingerprint or iris scan
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Port: House votes to restrict civil asset forfeiture despite opposition from law enforcement
Port: Anger and insults in the ND House, casino suffers and wind industry targeted
Port: House votes to allow non-lethal weapons on drones after heated debate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Father Sebastian Schmidt, OSB
Louis "Louie" Brezden
Marcus and Elva Bakke
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
February 19, 2017
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
This week's bird mystery is the opposite of the one presented here last week. Last week, we had a bird that was seen and not heard; this week,...
February 19, 2017 - 3:31pm
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
February 5, 2017
Always in Season: Few redpolls show up so far this winter
GRAND FORKS — This week's bird of the week looks quite a lot like last week's bird of the week, and the house finch and the common redpoll...
February 5, 2017 - 3:37pm
January 29, 2017
Australia zoo urges people to catch deadly spiders as antidote runs low
SYDNEY—An Australian zookeeper on Tuesday, Jan. 24, urged people to catch and donate deadly funnel-web spiders, to help replenish stocks...
January 29, 2017 - 8:00am
January 22, 2017
Always in Season: Owl season approaches
The sound of the great horned owl is a kind of anthem of a quiet winter evening, even a very cold winter evening. Suezette and I have heard...
January 22, 2017 - 11:55am
January 15, 2017
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
Dave Lambeth's review of Christmas Bird Count numbers pretty much confirmed that house sparrows are declining in Grand Forks. The number of...
January 15, 2017 - 10:37am
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
September 3, 2016
Dogs use same parts of brain to process speech as humans
BUDAPEST—"Super, well done," her trainer says, and Maya, a Hungarian golden retriever, happily holds up her left paw, responding to the...
News/Nation and World
September 3, 2016 - 5:06pm
August 24, 2016
'Worst zoo in the world' now history
GAZA—The last survivors of a Gaza zoo, where dozens of animals died of starvation and children petted stuffed carcasses, left on Wednesday...
News/Nation and World
August 24, 2016 - 10:19am
July 1, 2016
Leier: Keeping nature enjoyable
FARGO -- Most people who enjoy the outdoors realize they level of enjoyment and satisfaction provided by not simply just getting away from it all or peace and quiet, but the smell or nature and the refreshing body cleanse the outdoors provides — essentially free. When the campsite...
July 1, 2016 - 12:24am
September 23, 2015
In rare incident, mountain lion hit by vehicle in northeastern N.D.
LAWTON, N.D.--A mountain lion, a rare sight in eastern North Dakota, was injured Tuesday night when it was struck by a vehicle near Lawton. The incident occurred at about 8:30 p.m. along Ramsey County Road 8 about 4 to 5 miles west of Lawton and about 98 miles northwest of Grand...
September 23, 2015 - 4:24pm
July 11, 2015
Promising tree species available despite weather
While only a small percentage of North Dakota is forested due to harsh weather conditions, North Dakota State University Extension horticulture...
July 11, 2015 - 11:23pm
Pair of wolves cross to Lake Superior island, but no success in breeding
ISLE ROYALE, Minn. -- Two gray wolves took advantage of an ice bridge to travel to Isle Royale National Park from the north shore of Lake Superior...
March 11, 2015 - 1:31pm