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36 years later, 'true heroes' of young Minn. girl's murder case honored
Essentia envisions multimillion-dollar investment in downtown Duluth campus
Injured party charged from Dec. 2 shooting in Mandan
Federal judge issues injunction against Sanford, Mid Dakota merger
Kentucky lawmaker who was accused of molesting a teenage girl likely killed himself, coroner says
crime and courts
Grand Forks Chorales present 'Messiah' sing-along event
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
Win streak continues for ND ‘Jeopardy!’ contestant
'Best Christmas Pageant Ever' opens at Red River High School
Netflix confirms 'House of Cards' will return, and will have new star
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Famous people you didn’t know had Minnesota ties
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
Cake mix makes Christmas baking a breeze
Want to wish a 108-year-old a happy birthday? Here's your chance.
Minnesota Duluth extends athletic director's contract
Minnesota Duluth's Perunovich fighting for spot on junior national hockey team
Rudolph sidelined with ankle injury; Vikings hurting for tight ends
Wednesday's local scoreboard
Wentz gives thumbs up after undergoing successful surgery on injured knee
Lennart G. Almen
Gary H. Bachmeier
Dorothy L. Lane
Emil M. Kuznia
Doug Leier: There's reason for ice fishing optimism in North Dakota but don't overlook safety
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: New pike regulations for Minnesota anglers, North Dakota Game and Fish Department sets tentative 2018 hunting season dates etc.
Fall banding effort nets 105 saw-whet owls at Turtle River State Park
A dozen ideas for outdoorsy gifts
Dorgan: A better way to reform tax code
Letter: Stand up for all women treated unfairly
Letter: Move bureaucracies out of the Beltway
Our view: Legislatures better be paying attention
Children remind us to breathe despite worry
50th Wedding Anniversary
60th Wedding Anniversary
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
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