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Toxic Taters group highlights organic farming
Hubbard Co. board settles into new commission chambers
A sad tale of youthful indiscretion, alcohol, broken dreams
New fitness playground ready to use
A new step for UND nickname: Task force created to replace Fighting Sioux logo
Defense dominates in homecoming rout
Panthers finish third at conference tournament
Brainerd shines at Park Rapids Invitational
Panthers rally by Lakers behind 42 kills, 16 aces
Vikings suspend Adrian Peterson indefinitely
RAYMOND "RAY" MELANDER
ALICE IRENE ALLEN
ALICE IRENE ALLEN
Deer Lane under new management
The pot thickens; Group proposes to start hydroponic medical marijuana farm in Bemidji
Businesses in Fargo get ready for ‘College Gameday’
Collision 34 expands to new building
Fourth annual “Wine into Water” event held at Bella Caffe
Jack Pine Riders have Special Olympics show
Great Northern Radio Show coming to PR
Barrel racers go for the gusto
2011 loon study may contain clues to adult diving depths
Water is cooler this fall; fish have moved
DNR to celebrate reopening of the Itasca State Park bike trail Sept. 18
Zebra mussels confirmed in Cass Lake in Cass County
Minnesota pheasant population up despite winter, declining habitat
Pro jerseys: a poor investment, really
Letter: Original pipeline route is the best
Letter: Enbridge pipeline not a done deal
Letter: A heartfelt thank you to all
Letter: Help Vaadelands who lost home to fire
Couple reunited on TV in June is now engaged
Necce’s Ristorante hosts Italian wine master
More Duluth restaurants on ‘Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives’
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