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13 bald eagles were found dead in a field. This is what killed them.
Trump reverses course, says he will put an end to family separations on border
Eureka school district residents reject opt-out proposal
With this interactive guide, limit your exposure to summer's sun, bugs and plants
Sioux Falls using wasps to slow emerald ash borer
Pump storage hydropower project being reviewed
Rebel developers are trying to cure our smartphone addiction - with an app
When it comes to tipping for service, millennials are cheapest
New ND extension director a good fit
Bin, machinery makers hit by steel tariff hikes
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Bin, machinery makers hit by steel tariff hikes
Professor blames full-fat trend for dairy trade spat
Website offers crop insurance information, state-by-state totals
SD dairy industry continues to grow, add economic value
A woman went to check her corn - and was swallowed by a python
Vikings to offer limited free tickets to practices
Former Minnesotan worked since childhood for NBA draft night
Twins score late to put away Red Sox
Mitchell junior Legion splits doubleheader at home
Legion baseball roundup: Platte/Geddes blanks Winner/Colome
Daniel B. Colgrove
Albert J. Kocer
Margaret (Olson) Letcher
OPINION: The best family reunion pastime
OUR VIEW: Week in review: the best, worst
Laura Bush: Separating children from their parents at the border 'breaks my heart'
State board considers seeking paper records for voter registrations
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
Ominous warning came days before Florida woman was killed by a 12-foot alligator
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
Callin' all catfish: James River study puts reward tags on whisker-faced creatures
The Rev. Dr. Howard and Barbara Hart
June 17, 2018
Retired raptor center co-founder continues rehabilitating birds
ST. PAUL—For someone who's had a hand in the release of more than 10,000 rehabilitated birds of prey, Pat Redig seems to have a tough time...
June 17, 2018 - 7:15am
March 1, 2018
Extremely rare, 'one in a million' yellow cardinal spotted in Alabama
ALABASTER, Ala. - Charlie Stephenson gazed out her window one day in late January and spotted a peculiar bird in her backyard feeder. Stephenson,...
March 1, 2018 - 3:23pm
January 21, 2018
Corps considering $2 million sandbar project on Missouri River for plovers, terns
WASHBURN, N.D.—The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is aiming to build up a sandbar on the Missouri River near Washburn, about 40 miles north...
January 21, 2018 - 7:04am
September 3, 2017
South Dakota updates Breeding Bird Atlas
ABERDEEN (AP) — South Dakota's Game, Fish and Parks Department has created a new interactive atlas that helps bird enthusiasts learn about the state's breeding bird population. The department unveiled its updated, online version of the Breeding Bird Atlas in early August, the Aberdeen...
September 3, 2017 - 7:44pm
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
Always in Season: The killdeer is a familiar trickster
The killdeer is a familiar bird, perhaps as well known as the robin. Like the robin, it is a reliable sign of spring. The killdeer signals spring...
April 16, 2017 - 3:04pm
April 2, 2017
Always in Season: Meadowlarks signal spring
There are lots of signs of spring. No one of them is definitive, but taken together they are completely convincing. Probably the most familiar...
April 2, 2017 - 7:45pm
March 19, 2017
Always in Season: Spring brings another cycle in bird lives
This is a good time of year to appreciate black-capped chickadees. They're conspicuous this time of year, but pretty soon they'll be hard to...
March 19, 2017 - 4:46pm
January 14, 2017
'Miracle on the Hudson' legacy: 70,000 slain birds
NEW YORK (AP) — Birds took the blame for bringing down the jetliner that "Sully" Sullenberger landed on the Hudson River eight years ago this weekend. They have been paying for it with their lives ever since. An Associated Press analysis of bird-killing programs at the New York...
January 14, 2017 - 10:48am
August 27, 2015
Missouri River sandbar work helping birds
PICKSTOWN — The federal government has been looking out for two threatened bird species on the Missouri River, and now it's paying off. Galen...
August 27, 2015 - 8:46am
Biologists report increase in South Dakota's grouse numbers
PIERRE (AP) — Prairie grouse populations are continuing to rebound in South Dakota after the drought of 2012, according to biologists. Spring lek counts from both state and federal biologists showed significantly higher numbers than last year's counts, the Pierre Capital Journal...
May 27, 2015 - 11:24am
May 15, 2015
Scientists turn bird beaks into dinosaur bones in evolution study
The past hundred million years or so have not been kind to the dinosaurs. Once formidable "terrible lizards," their closest modern descendant...
May 15, 2015 - 3:47pm
May 8, 2015
OPINION: You won't defeat a mom trying to care for her kids ... or birds
Here's a thought for Mother's Day: Moms can be terribly tenacious in caring for their young. Yeah, breaking news. I'll alert the media, right? OK, but for the past couple of weeks I've been fighting with a mother who wants a home for her children. Until I realized Mother's Day was...
May 8, 2015 - 3:25pm
February 12, 2015
Bird watchers invited to help with annual count
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota bird watchers can join millions of others from around the world this weekend in the 17th Annual Great Backyard Bird Count. The event runs Friday through Monday and there's no cost to take part. The reports create a picture of where different types...
February 12, 2015 - 6:22pm
February 11, 2015
Armour students soaring with bird knowledge
ARMOUR — The world of birds is large and vast, and becoming an expert on the feathered fliers can take years. But spend a few minutes...
February 11, 2015 - 7:49pm