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Autopsy shows homicidal violence
Video: DL Middle School throws a parade after good test scores
Daring deer pays a visit to Otter Tail County woman's home
Homicidal violence suspected in death of Becker County child
Hawley church treasurer under investigation for theft of funds
Lakers end regular season on five-game win streak
VIDEO: Cobbers prep for Carleton after big win against Bethel
Girls Soccer: Bemidji sweeps season series with DL
XC: Boys fourth, girls sixth at Perham Harrier Invite
Schoenborn leads Mahnomen to eighth victory
Family receives letter after son dies in WWII
Human habitation in county spans centuries
Turning back the pages
Norwegian roots run deep around these parts
Spaghetti squash offers healthier meal alternative
Friends & Neighbors
Central MN Motors opens in Detroit Lakes
Nereson Automotive adds to sales team
MNsure and partners to offer small biz plan
DEED launching new workforce housing
Building a fraud-free family
Bilingual border drama doubles down on brutality
‘Rosemary’ takes insightful look at little-known sibling
New exhibit at LRAC
Kevin Hart coming to Fargo
Famous accordionist at The Lodge
Using the power of the ‘bully pulpit’
Letter: Help support the Becker County Museum project
Letter: DL school plan is ‘best for our community’
Letter: Thanks for successful 2015 Damien Home Tour
Minnesota stalls on transportation funding
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Muskie-walleye war snags DNR
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Bring out your minnows for the big fall bite
The handsome wood duck is passing through the area right now
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
November 21, 2012
Crepes add an elegant touch to day-after-Thanksgiving meal
With the Thanksgiving holiday upon us in just a day, it only seems appropriate to offer a suggestion on what to do with your leftover turkey. And...
November 21, 2012 - 9:03am
August 30, 2012
Legendary Minnesota broadcaster Oats LeGrand dies
For more than four decades, one man's voice and presence could create quite a stir in the quiet towns of Minnesota lakes country. His name was...
August 30, 2012 - 8:26am
July 29, 2012
Von Pinnon: The Forum will publish all legal marriage notices
Starting today, The Forum will accept for publication the announcements of gay marriages, engagements and anniversaries if the marriage takes place in a state or country where it's legally recognized. Right now, that means anyone engaged to be married or who was legally married in...
July 29, 2012 - 3:04am
July 5, 2012
Mathison: This picture of sun damage worth a thousand words
You may have enjoyed a day of sun and fun yesterday, and hopefully there are many more in store this summer. And I hope that you protected your...
July 5, 2012 - 8:45am
January 9, 2012
Kolpack: NDSU needs to pay back transition players after cashing in big in Frisco
FRISCO, Texas - North Dakota State's move to Division I athletics that began in 2003 came with added expenses that could be measured in thousands...
January 9, 2012 - 8:15am
August 4, 2011
Becker County Veterans participate in Roundup
The Tri-County Veterans Round-up was a great success. On July 9 at the Menahga Senior Center, we held a unique veterans benefits event. It was...
August 4, 2011 - 7:39am
July 20, 2011
Doeden: Can't beet these greens as rich and tasty source of nutrients
I came home from the farmers market the other day with a large round loaf of sourdough bread, tiny potatoes, a few onions and a bulb of fresh garlic. Oh, and a big bag of beet greens. Vendors at the market were just closing up shop when one of the farmers asked me if I'd like some...
July 20, 2011 - 8:29am
May 3, 2011
Parenting Perspectives: Cleaning makes men out of boys
It's the unexpected actions that seem to mean the most when you're a parent, isn't it? The moments when your kids shock you because they didn't fight, or they did what you asked, or when they spend an entire day with you doing spring cleaning ... and they do so with minimal drama. The...
May 3, 2011 - 9:40am
October 15, 2010
Make changes to keep bringing fish into the boat
What beautiful weather we had this last week. It was the kind of weather that reminds us why we live in northwest Minnesota. We had some wind days to contend with on the water, but that just helps us improve our boat handling skills. This past week was all about on water adjustments...
Brad Laabs / outdoors
October 15, 2010 - 3:52pm
October 3, 2010
Von Pinnon column: Loopholes in Minn. laws help keep public in dark
Because The Forum covers news in both Minnesota and North Dakota, we routinely deal with each state's open records and open meetings laws. Simply stated, North Dakota's transparency laws are much more favorable to its public.
October 3, 2010 - 11:19am