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October 8, 2017
Northern flicker drawn by Mike Jacobs.
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Inconsistency marks the northern flicker
October 8, 2017 - 6:14am
August 26, 2017
Waxwing salvages eclipse experience
August 26, 2017 - 8:01pm
August 20, 2017
The red-tailed hawk is a bird of open country. It is a “sit-and-wait” predator, set to pounce on passing prey, mostly ground lovers such as small mammals, snakes, grassland birds and even insects. Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: To ID hawks, eliminate the red-tail
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
August 15, 2017
Local bowling associations to meet; will merge in 2018
August 15, 2017 - 6:35am
August 14, 2017
Moorhead basketball court to benefit from $20,000 Timberwolves donation
August 14, 2017 - 9:47pm
Maria Horton races on the Superior Hiking Trail on Saturday, Aug. 12, in Duluth. The Duluth City Council will decide whether to fund the first phase of what could eventually be a 7-mile mountain bike loop fortified with compacted limestone to prevent erosion on Monday, Aug. 14. (Mike Krebs / Forum News Service)
Mud-free mountain biking: All-weather trail could soon come to Duluth
August 14, 2017 - 6:00am
August 8, 2017
A photo from 1936 or '37 shows divers performing along the Red River in a water pageant put on by Fargo Parks. This four-level diving tower was on the Moorhead side of the river. Courtesy: NDSU Archives
To be feared or enjoyed?: Drownings cast shadow on Red River recreation
August 8, 2017 - 9:01pm
July 31, 2017
Alpine Factory owner Jessica Parcheta helps Henry Schwartz, 12, with his form on the fast moving slope on July 6, 2017 at Alpine Factory in Arden Hills, Minn. (Glen Stubbe/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Minnesota skiers defy summer heat on giant indoor treadmill — complete with fake snow
July 31, 2017 - 12:53pm
July 14, 2017
Britt (left) and Maari Rohrbaugh ride their horses on Amity Trail on Thursday, July 13. (Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service)
Back in the saddle: Equestrians eagerly await Duluth trail improvements
July 14, 2017 - 10:00pm
July 9, 2017
Upland sandpiper. Illustration by Mike Jacobs.
Always in Season: Sandpiper whistle attracts attention
July 9, 2017 - 1:20pm
July 2, 2017
Always in season/ Mike Jacobs: Wrens work their way into folklore
July 2, 2017 - 7:57am
June 25, 2017
Always in Season: Barn swallows are a love-hate species
June 25, 2017 - 4:55pm
June 18, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON: A wily heron moves north to nest
June 18, 2017 - 9:20am
June 2, 2017
From left: Avery Merschman, Mary Merschman and Christina Jackson work on their creation during the sand castle building competition at the grand opening of the South Shore Park on Friday. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
Beach party: City kicks off summer with dedication of South Shore park
June 2, 2017 - 5:43pm
May 30, 2017
Grahams Island State Park on Devils Lake in North Dakota.
New visitor center at Grahams Island State Park offers one-stop service
May 30, 2017 - 10:24pm