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September 11, 2018
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Explore Minnesota releases year’s first fall color map
September 11, 2018 - 1:27pm
July 7, 2018
Zooey, a Labrador retriever, hiking in the North Dakota Badlands hours before she was bitten by a rattlesnake. Three days earlier, a hiker had to jump to avoid being bitten by a rattler in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Patrick Springer/The Forum
Bitten in the Badlands: A dog's brush with a rattler
July 7, 2018 - 8:19am
June 23, 2018
A line of Canada geese fly over a portion of the large nesting island at Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge in western Stutsman County. The island plays host to North America's largest nesting colony of American white pelicans. Several other species of birds nest on the island. JJohn M. Steiner / Forum News Service
Pelican island: Birds nest at Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge
June 23, 2018 - 6:05am
May 18, 2018
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Commentary: The unexpected pleasures of running in the rain
May 18, 2018 - 7:08am
May 9, 2018
In this cross-section of an ash tree, you can see the tunnels created by the red-headed ash borer. The more dangerous emerald ash borer remains right under the bark of the tree. Forum News Service file photo
SD reports first emerald ash borer infestation
May 9, 2018 - 5:48pm
February 4, 2018
Jon Walters lounges in his hammock during a winter camping excursion. Special to Forum News Service
Camping in below zero temps
February 4, 2018 - 11:42am
December 1, 2017
A snowy owl is seen after being rescued from inside a cooling system at Alakef Coffee Roasters in Duluth on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of Ezra Bennett)play button
Watch: Snowy owl rescued from Minnesota coffee roaster equipment
December 1, 2017 - 8:23am
November 26, 2017
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ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Turkey – or dinosaur – for dinner?
November 26, 2017 - 6:03am
May 29, 2014
Anita Plucker, shown posing with one of her paintings Thursday inside the Nobles County Art Center, will have her art on display there during the month of June. Ryan McGaughey/Daily Globe
Life in watercolor
May 29, 2014 - 7:56pm
May 23, 2014
The queen bee (center with yellow paint) is surrounded and attended to by female worker bees. This was only the second time the queen was seen by the staff at Prairie Ecology Bus Center in Lakefield. Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
The buzz about bees
May 23, 2014 - 9:14pm
September 14, 2011
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Nature photographer Steve Foss of Ely will exhibit his work at the Minnesota West Fine Arts building beginning Saturday, with an artist's reception from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibit will run through Oct. 14.
Ely nature photographer to exhibit at MN West
September 14, 2011 - 9:28pm
April 12, 2010
Del Koopman Sr. poses in his Fulda home. (JUSTINE WETTSCHRECK/DAILY GLOBE)
Fulda's Koopman enjoys watching wood ducks
April 12, 2010 - 12:00am
Thick snow covers these large evergreen trees as Mother Nature decorates the landscape around the area.
Nature's artistry displayed
January 12, 2010 - 12:00am
December 11, 2008
Frozen fishing time
Joshua Bartels (left) and Tanner Bruse, both of Worthington, pull their portable icehouse and gear across the frozen water of Lake Okabena Wednesday afternoon as they prepare for an afternoon of ice fishing. "We haven't heard of anything being caught, but we're going to change all that," said Bartels.
Frozen fishing time
December 11, 2008 - 12:00am
One of Worthington's resident swans blends in with the landscape late Wednesday afternoon as it hides among the brush along Sunset Bay on Lake Okabena.
Undercover swan
December 11, 2008 - 12:00am