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Minnesota Senate Democrats take middle ground on budget
Italy's top court acquits Amanda Knox of murder
Police sought records about Bearson's Snapchat phone app
Laporte to hold early childhood screening April 14
Torn-up sick notes show Germanwings pilot should have been grounded
Panthers pinned way to historic season
Minnesota United is named a member of Major League Soccer
Lack of scoring led to 6-17-1 record
Former Panthers playing hockey at Division III level
Larry Fitzgerald says Adrian Peterson would be 'game-changer' with Cardinals
GWENDOLYN "GWEN" THEISEN
TERRANCE "TERRY" BURKMAN
MELVIN "MEL" BENTON
MICHAEL "MIKE" WAGNER
Tuning in to an instrumental career
Kraft Foods to merge with ketchup maker Heinz
Basic Business Cents: Leadership should follow PDSA cycle
Tinkering his way into a career: New HVAC business opens in Park Rapids
Mevissen appearing at Bloomington Writers Festival
Dance academy successful at Duluth contest
Northern Light Opera Company garners regional theater awards
Local singer re-enacts music, history of early 1800s
David Johnson still enjoys riding the trail nearly 60 years after building the first Polaris snowmobile
DNR urges state forest and off-highway vehicle trail users to check for temporary closures
Spring burning restrictions take effect this week in much of Minnesota
DNR alerts the public to spring burn restrictions
Minnesota DNR wants to ban bear feeding
Letter: Rep. Peterson has always supported Keystone XL
Editorial Investing in state parks, trails system a good plan
Letter: Big Ag bills take away Minnesotans’ rights to file complaints
Letter: Nolan working to block freetrade agreement fast-track
Editorial Gov. Dayton’s proposal to tax railroads logical
October 12, 2014
Flight of the monarchs decreases in a changing climate
BY Sarah smith email@example.com 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