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Wood duck village
Park Rapids Fishing Contest looms; set for Feb. 7
Study finds second homeowners bring expertise, money
4-H Ambassadors demonstrate lifelong leadership skills
Businesses accountable for underage alcohol sales
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
Warroad blanks Panthers in battle of section teams
Pihlaja, Peterson spark Menahga girls past Bertha-Hewitt
Rudquist leads Braves by NYM
Chase leads Tigers to pair of victories
GERALD "JERRY" W. JOHNSON
GENEVA A. SWANSON
LILA MAY ZUBKE
CHARLES "CHUCK" BURNS
First Responders on path to success after rough times
Legion Christmas dinner raises $3,000 for Salvation Army
Toys For Boys is an institution for memorabilia collectors
Fargo's Zach Johnson advances on 'American Idol'
Marilyn reviews the Grand Forks' McDonalds
Artists, writers welcome to find inspiration at weekly Terrapin Station gathering
Rescued loon dies of lung ailment
5-year DNR TIP investigation results in charges against four, seizure of 37 guns, 28 sets of antlers; fully intact, frozen piebald deer
Hundreds attend Menahga Family Fishing Derby
Winter trout fishing to open for first time on 24 lakes
Letters: Enbridge responds to pipe yard letter
Editorial: It’s tax season: Here’s a few tips to assist
Letter: GOP waving white flag on transportation?
Letter: Working to strengthen Greater Minnesota
Letter: Thanks for support of senior nutrition
Cody’s Corner: Briards are great dogs
October 12, 2014
Flight of the monarchs decreases in a changing climate
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org The future of monarch butterflies is uncertain, says Nevis butterfly expert John Weber. Technically...
outdoors / environment
October 12, 2014 - 10:35am
August 23, 2014
2014 butterfly count reaches more than 150,000
By John Weber / For the Enterprise Last month, wife Marlene and I completed our 125th summer butterfly count in north central Minnesota. Those counts, spanning 22 seasons starting in 1993 have achieved another milestone: our 150,000th living butterfly (actually 150,122nd)! This...
August 23, 2014 - 2:17pm
July 31, 2013
Another great season for butterflies in north country
BY John weber FOR THE ENTERPRISE In July, wife Marlene and I completed our 21st season of “4th of July” counts in north central Minnesota. Aided...
July 31, 2013 - 12:36pm
September 8, 2012
Monarch butterflies often winter south to Mexico
Editor's note: Butterfly enthusiast John Weber reports in the second of a three-part series on the international Monarch conference held this summer in Minneapolis. In the previous column on the June international Monarch butterfly conference I attended, I mentioned some aspects...
September 8, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 4, 2012
More butterflies seen in area
Last month, Marlene and I completed our 20th season of "4th of July" butterfly counts in north central Minnesota. With the help of a small,...
August 4, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 5, 2012
A riot of red
Butterfly enthusiast John Weber has been on "red alert" in recent weeks. Last year, Weber observed 12,767 butterflies on daily walks, but only...
May 5, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 24, 2011
Precipitation sets stage for butterfly boom
In late July, Marlene and I completed our 19th season of "4th of July" butterfly counts in north central Minnesota. We have now attained our 107th count since July, 1993. Over those years we have been joined by a small, but dedicated band of counters who have enabled more of...
August 24, 2011 - 1:00pm
August 28, 2010
Butterflies are free to fly
In late July, Marlene and I completed our 18th "4th of July" butterfly count season in northern Minnesota. We did reach a milestone this year: our 101st summer count. For 16 straight years we've conducted six counts a summer. As always, we appreciate the small, but dedicated,...
August 28, 2010 - 1:00pm
August 20, 2010
Butterflies: Casualties of the skeeter war in upper Red River Valley
Parts of Grand Forks and East Grand Forks were abuzz with speculation Thursday after some residents woke up to a strange sight -- dozens or even...
outdoors / environment
August 20, 2010 - 7:21am
August 22, 2009
Webers tally winged beauties in 17th season of counts
Recently, Marlene and I completed our 17th "4th of July" butterfly count season in north central Minnesota. We have now completed 95 summer...
news / local
August 22, 2009 - 1:00pm