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Minnesota kids are masters of the ACT test
Two Clay County prosecutors disciplined for online comments
Twist on fair politics: GOP vs. GOP
Master Gardener training to be held
Boats & Bars to be filled with music, fun
No MVP hangover for Maya Moore as Lynx survive late scare
Girls Tennis: DL pulls out thrilling victory under the lights at Fergus Falls
Girls Tennis: Lakers fifth at Highway 10 Open
Local martial artists compete in Asian Fencing Championships
Soccer: Laker boys continue shutout streak over Otters
In the Zone
Teens help raise cash, awareness for pets
Last advice: Be kind, be kind always
Driver’s license test: Sometimes it’s OK to just pass
Identity thieves target kids as well as adults
BLT’s a summer classic
Friends & Neighbors
Independent stylist joins Shear Grace
July job loss doesn’t shake yearly gain
Williams named new sports editor in DL
Gas prices descend with end of summer
Sanford Health helping to build 300 clinics in Ghana
Perkins ready to give back to fans with weekend concerts in Medora
Josh Turner at Shooting Star Friday
Hope Fest to bring family fun to DL
Aloha from DL Library: Hawaii became 50th state in 1959
Pine to Palm Traditions
Tamarac Refuge: Come check out the climate and its changes
Letter: Hats off to election judges
Minnesota moose plate inspirational
Lynn Hummel: Let me give you some advice
Goodbye to a great sports editor
Letter: You betcha, dat roundabout whirligig confuses a guy
Strong duck populations mean ‘liberal’ bag limits this season
DNR to keep most restrictions in place for Scientific and Natural Areas
Brad Laabs: Know what to do when you get injured fishing
Blane Klemek: Common nighthawks are perfectly adapted to their way of life
Wild rice season opened Friday
Pine to Palm
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 skin with a hat, sunglasses and a few healthy shots of sunscreen, liberally applied. But what about everyday exposure? We don't really risk...
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 the first of its' kind in the Hubbard, Wadena and Becker counties. Between 300-400 veterans, military and family members walked through the...
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