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December 17, 2017
Ruffed grouse. Illustration by Mike Jacobs.
What bird is the Christmas partridge?
December 17, 2017 - 9:30am
December 9, 2017
Pileated woodpecker.. (Mike Jacobs)
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Another winter woodpecker shows itself
December 9, 2017 - 4:42pm
December 3, 2017
Forum Communications Company Publisher, Mark Jacobs. photo by Jenna Watson/Grand Forks Herald
Commentary: A downy and dependable winter bird
December 3, 2017 - 6:13pm
November 26, 2017
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ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Turkey – or dinosaur – for dinner?
November 26, 2017 - 6:03am
November 19, 2017
Always in Season: Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
November 19, 2017 - 6:00am
November 5, 2017
Rusty blackbirds seem to be regulars
November 5, 2017 - 8:58pm
October 29, 2017
Mike Jacobs drawing of American tree sparrow.
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Harbingers of winter show up here
October 29, 2017 - 6:19am
October 22, 2017
Varied thrush. Mike Jacobs drawing.
ALWAYS IN SEASON: MIKE JACOBS/ Fall often brings wanderers to our area
October 22, 2017 - 6:37am
October 8, 2017
Northern flicker drawn by Mike Jacobs.
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Inconsistency marks the northern flicker
October 8, 2017 - 6:14am
October 1, 2017
Always in Season: The fall sparrow season arrives in the valley
October 1, 2017 - 4:55pm
September 24, 2017
Always in Season: Teal take off ahead of hunters
September 24, 2017 - 3:48pm
September 3, 2017
Always in Season: Migration central to all bird life
September 3, 2017 - 3:12pm
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 13, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Hummingbirds appear in the garden
August 13, 2017 - 7:15am
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