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UPDATE: Man dies, grandson hospitalized after ATV breaks through ice near Alexandria Tuesday night
Essentia in talks to join Sanford Health Plan provider network
Librarian charged with entering Grafton homes, saying she was looking for books
Man sentenced in crash that critically injured PR woman
Area artists paint women killed by domestic violence for Beautiful Life Project
Baumgartner, Dravis win medals
Fritze, Benson advance to state
Panthers eliminate Rams from tournament
Panthers host Rangers as section playoffs start
Browerville boys eliminate Menahga from section play
PERCY D. ANDERSON
IDA MAY BENHAM
Target plans to cut thousands of jobs in Minnesota
Basic Business Cents: Culture eats strategic plans for lunch every time!
Pending approval, new PR bank to be called Northview
Dog food made by Perham company is recalled
Figure skating extravaganza is 26th annual
Park Rapids High School choir performs March 2
Nevis graduate publishes first book
Chili Challenge Wednesday
Osprey platform goes to new heights
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
About Fishing: New wave for information on fishing; technology trumps know-how?
Black bear emergence is coming as hibernation ends
Local resorters meet with legislators: Post Labor Day school opening?
Letter: Thank you for making Cabin Fever a success
Letter: Obama’s remarks to WDAY were dishonest
Letter: Other options to transportation plan
Letter: Mental health jail diversion will save lives, money
Editorial: Social Security numbers are all over the place
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