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Minnesota least impacted by government shutdown, data website says
Cottonwood in pasture near Portland named the state's largest tree
'Raise Your Vote' speakers encourage citizens to vote, become informed and politically active
Billionaire couple from Toronto were murdered by multiple people, private investigators believe
Senate adjourns without deal to end government shutdown; vote postponed until noon Monday
crime and courts
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
Beer and bacon take center stage at annual Happy Harry's festival
A men's rights activist edits 'The Last Jedi' to remove the women
5 new spins on New Year's resolutions
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
From remodel to reclamation: Couple learns as they go with first flip
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
Schlossman: Five things to know from around the country
Turnovers quickly killed any momentum Vikings brought with them
Vaunted Vikings defense 'got whupped' when it mattered most ... by Nick Foles
Wentz going to Super Bowl while Thielen can only watch
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
Bradley Alan Norgart
Mabel A. (Oien) Hilliard
Carol J. (Tungland) Olson
Luella M. (Couture) Schafer
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers chapter on tap for North Dakota
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Disregard by local School Board troubling
Burgum speech shows schools should remain
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Commentary: North Dakota needs NAFTA. Period.
Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
January 10, 2018
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ DOUG LEIER: Getting wildlife through the winter requires more than feeding
Nobody wants to see wildlife starve. Even in mild winters, North Dakota Game and Fish Department biologists are asked about feeding wildlife,...
January 10, 2018 - 9:40am
January 7, 2018
Public's fascination with mountain lions strong as ever
One thing's for sure: People have a fascination with mountain lions. Sightings, whether confirmed or hearsay, always get people talking. "It...
January 7, 2018 - 8:05am
December 31, 2017
North Shore photographer captures natural wonders in his backyard
GRAND MARAIS, Minn. — Paul Sundberg knows what kind of photos his followers appreciate most. He shoots excellent photos of loons feeding...
December 31, 2017 - 6:02am
2017: THE YEAR IN OUTDOORS: Surprise wildlife sightings and encounters make news in 2017
Opossums, otters, elk, bears and and mountain lions were among the wildlife to make news across the region in 2017, and the big cats remained...
December 31, 2017 - 6:00am
December 18, 2017
Wildlife photos brighten a gray Monday morning in Grand Forks
I came across some fun wildlife photos this morning in my email inbox, and they were too good not to share. For more information about the photos,...
December 18, 2017 - 10:29am
December 5, 2017
Military funding a study of peregrine falcons to build drone killer
Throughout history, humans have employed falcons as lethal hunters of other animals. Now those raptors are being sent after drones. It turns...
December 5, 2017 - 11:16am
November 30, 2017
Possible distemper cases a reminder to vaccinate pets
Raccoons displaying odd behavior symptomatic of distemper have been reported by homeowners near Larimore, N.D., and while nothing has been confirmed,...
November 30, 2017 - 7:41am
November 29, 2017
Watch these grizzly bears try to break open a cooler. It's their job.
WEST YELLOWSTONE, Mont. - Coram the grizzly bear developed a bad habit as a youngster of raiding trash cans, ripping into dog food bags and stealing...
November 29, 2017 - 3:21pm
November 21, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Mike Jacobs/ Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
The evening grosbeak is often a spoiler and always a thrill — a spoiler because it is always keenly anticipated but seldom shows up, and...
November 21, 2017 - 1:44pm
October 22, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Fall often brings wanderers to our area
A varied thrush spent time in Memorial Park Cemetery last week. This appearance wasn't unexpected, but it was unpredictable. Memorial Park has...
October 22, 2017 - 6:43am
October 15, 2017
Book brings decoy history to life
Andy Schoneich isn't a duck hunter, but he loves wildlife and does the occasional woodcarving when he gets the time. Developing a passion for...
October 15, 2017 - 7:43am
October 13, 2017
Police rescue masked bandit in over its head
A masked bandit quickly realized it was in over its head in Duluth earlier this week — and police officers came to the rescue. This contortionist...
October 13, 2017 - 8:20pm
Motorist kills bear in Grand Forks County
Be careful out there, motorists in Grand Forks County. Critters are on the move, and you never know what's going to run across the road. The...
October 13, 2017 - 4:02pm
October 12, 2017
Drone video captures wolf attacking a moose in Ontario
Massachusetts photographer Dan Nystedt was shooting scenic photos, including drone video, in Ontario recently when he happened onto a wolf attacking...
October 12, 2017 - 10:16am
October 8, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Inconsistency marks the northern flicker
If you want to see a flicker, look on the ground and look soon. Flickers are moving south. The flicker is a species of woodpecker, but no matter....
October 8, 2017 - 6:13am