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Grand Forks Herald
Forum sparks spirited exchange on future of school facilities
ND education department partners with Microsoft for more computer science classes
County looks to acquire historic fire tower overlooking northern Minn. forests
Ultrasounds are focus of Minn. anti-abortion rally on 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade
Hundreds of airline passengers headed to Minneapolis stranded in Fargo by winter storm
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
Marilyn Hagerty: Signs of spring
6 takeaways from a study about teens' happiness and time spent online
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
5 new spins on New Year's resolutions
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
After weekend sweep of North Dakota, UMD hockey hits the road to play Mankato
Wild start slow, finish fast in win over Senators
National Guard called out as more than foot of snow buries southern Minn., strands motorists
Monday's local scoreboard
Ex-UMD hockey team captain dies after fall at Chicago airport
Elissa Mae Schue
James F. Fischer, Sr.
Patricia "Patt" Rall
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers chapter on tap for North Dakota
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
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.
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September 17, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Failing light drives birds to migrate
On Tuesday, a day of record-breaking heat, I overheard a coffee shop conversation. "Sure doesn't feel like fall," someone blurted. On the contrary,...
September 17, 2017 - 6:55am
September 10, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Mike Jacobs: Cooper's hawks thrive in city limits
Birds don't make headlines every day, but a Cooper's hawk did it during Hurricane Harvey. The bird turned up in a taxicab and quickly became...
September 10, 2017 - 6:08am
September 1, 2017
Wild fisher spotted within Grand Forks city limits
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — A furry visitor has made it's way into one community and has people wondering, what is it? WDAZ's Scott Cook joins us to...
September 1, 2017 - 8:29am
August 24, 2017
Judge says U.S. erred in declining protections for remote grizzly bears
SALMON, Idaho - U.S. wildlife managers erred when they declined to list as endangered a small population of grizzly bears in the remote reaches...
August 24, 2017 - 12:51pm
Narwhals helping NASA understand melting ice
Greenland's ice cap holds beneath it 10 percent of the earth's freshwater, enough to raise global sea levels by 20 feet. While there's no doubt...
August 24, 2017 - 9:47am
August 6, 2017
The iconic symbol of the wilderness
RED WING, Minn. — Minnesota's state bird, the common loon, is considered a symbol of wilderness. Its unique call, heard day or night,...
August 6, 2017 - 7:25am
July 23, 2017
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 - 9:30am
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Grant aids Delta drone research, Drought benefits North Dakota pelican habitat etc.
Grant aids Delta Waterfowl drone research BISMARCK — Delta Waterfowl's research using drone-mounted, thermal-imaging cameras to locate...
July 23, 2017 - 6:30am
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
July 14, 2017
Awww. A wild lioness is photographed nursing a baby leopard.
Luke Hunter, president and chief conservation officer of the global wild cat organization Panthera, received an email this week from one of his...
July 14, 2017 - 8:53am
July 9, 2017
Decoy carver gives wood a lifelike touch
MIDDLE RIVER, Minn.—Joel Huener says he's always been "kind of a rabid do-it-yourselfer," a trait that also rubbed off on his hunting and...
July 9, 2017 - 8:12am
July 1, 2017
Odd-named creatures thrive in amazing Minnesota landscape
SWEDES FOREST, Minn. — Everyone came looking to meet up with some odd-named characters, and found them. It's the five-lined skink, aka...
July 1, 2017 - 10:19am
June 19, 2017
Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool cleaned and refilled after duckling deaths
WASHINGTON - The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool along the National Mall has been refilled after a deep cleaning, officials said.
June 19, 2017 - 3:06pm
June 12, 2017
Peregrine banding draws a crowd
It was a falcon frenzy Monday afternoon as an estimated 150 people showed up to watch peregrine chicks being banded below the UND water tower....
June 12, 2017 - 5:09pm
June 2, 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 2, 2017 - 2:55pm