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Astronomers not only saw gravitational waves and gamma rays from the event, but also visible and near-infrared light as shown in these images made with the Swope and Magellan telescopes. Credit: 1M2H/UC Santa Cruz and Carnegie Observatories/Ryan Foley
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
5 hours 55 min ago
Ruffed grouse drumming counts were up 57 percent this past spring in Minnesota, but the hoped-for increase in production didn't happen in most areas. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
BRAD DOKKEN: Biologist can't explain poor grouse hunting in Minnesota
15 hours 20 min ago
October 21, 2017
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
October 21, 2017 - 10:29am
Leaves can be mulched into the lawn instead of raking. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
October 21, 2017 - 8:30am
October 18, 2017
Butternut squash and blue cheese sauce is served over chicken cutlets. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
October 18, 2017 - 6:45am
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
October 18, 2017 - 6:30am
October 14, 2017
Common buckthorn shrub. Photo submitted.
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Shrub with berries identified as nuisance species
October 14, 2017 - 9:45am
A well-sharpened narrow-bladed hoe glides easily through tiny weeds.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
More on winning the war on weeds
October 14, 2017 - 9:01am
October 11, 2017
Maple-glazed pumpkin cookies.  Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Pumpkin cookies with maple glaze epitomize fall flavors
October 11, 2017 - 1:09pm
October 10, 2017
Garrison Keillor
Commentary: Welcome to the abyss
October 10, 2017 - 4:08pm
October 8, 2017
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Watch out for deer on the roads this fall
October 8, 2017 - 7:50am
Northern flicker drawn by Mike Jacobs.
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Inconsistency marks the northern flicker
October 8, 2017 - 6:14am
Alexandra Floersch, Life at 20-something columnist
Life at 20-something: How to live in the present when anxiety creeps in
October 8, 2017 - 5:05am
October 7, 2017
Branch injury or disease could be to blame for this reader's pagoda dogwood problem. Special to Forum News Service
Possible culprits of dogwood problems
October 7, 2017 - 8:03am
October 5, 2017
MASTER GARDENERS: Harvest pumpkins, squash before first hard frost
October 5, 2017 - 9:05am