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Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
Bemidji Middle School assistant principal charged with 2 felonies
Sheriff’s office asking for information on missing Bagley woman
A Golden Jubilee: Fantasy on Ice to celebrate its 50th show Saturday
State Fair doughnut fry leads to political fray
Peterson's demands too pricy for some NFL teams
Florida offers SD native, Spurs assistant Hammon its head coaching job
BOYS BASKETBALL: Red Lake beats rivals Nevis on third try in consolation semis (w/video, photos)
Bears sign QB Sanchez to one-year deal
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Ruth Arlene (Smith) Evarts
Donald S. Ness
Edward Locke Gallagher
Emily Jean Ostlund
MASTER GARDENERS: Garden seed planning starts now
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time for a love story
DELGADO COLUMN: Native American graves and repatriation protection emerge once again
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What about kids that don't want to learn?
PRIME TIME: Children's Time on Sunday morning
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
Bemidji Symphony Orchestra presents 'Celtic Legends'
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The BWCA: Memories of a special place of pure, natural beauty
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Spring is here, and open water isn't too far behind
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Reassess ice conditions every day and make safe decisions
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The white pasque flower and horned lark-- harbingers of spring
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Some congratulations and thanks yous are in order
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Candidate thanks supporters, Ward 4
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
March 12, 2017
Faith Conversations: Toe-playing guitarist to lead event
BRANSON, Mo. — There's a reason Tony Melendez named his music ministry Toe Jam Music. Born without arms due to an anti-nausea drug his...
March 12, 2017 - 7:25am
March 11, 2017
How long should spruce trees be staked?
Q: During the fall of 2015, we planted four Colorado Blue Spruce trees that were 18 to 20 feet tall. They were installed by a tree mover, then...
March 11, 2017 - 8:10am
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
I am about to rat out my fellow columnist. In a good way, of course. Bob Lind has been writing the Neighbors column in the Fargo Forum since...
March 11, 2017 - 7:30am
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Dear Carol: My mother lives in an assisted living facility. She has arthritic pain and is in the early stages of Alzheimer's, but she usually...
March 11, 2017 - 7:00am
March 9, 2017
Homegrown Hollywood: Grocery stalking helped me let go of husband's past
My husband is divorced. Not from me — that would be much bigger news — but from his first wife. I never thought I'd marry a divorcee....
March 9, 2017 - 8:00pm
How to deal with sentimental clutter after a loss
A common question I receive is the problem of dealing with sentimental clutter. Sentimental clutter includes those things you hold onto for no...
March 9, 2017 - 7:45pm
March 8, 2017
World of Wine: Tasty white wines for you to try
The only way to learn about wine is to taste it, and that's exactly what I did recently at a wine tasting while vacationing in Florida, and back...
March 8, 2017 - 1:39pm
Lost Italian: Fresh asparagus salad will make you sing spring
The official start of spring this year is March 20, and springtime veggies are already arriving at our local grocery stores, including our favorite,...
March 8, 2017 - 9:36am
March 7, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: The perfect parent (and it isn't me)
Recently, I left home for a five-day work trip. Normally, working from home doesn't require much travel. My client, however, was hosting a live...
March 7, 2017 - 10:17am
March 5, 2017
HITTINGER COLUMN: Fireworks fuel BSU's Game 3 win
BEMIDJI—The fireworks, both literal and figurative, came in short bursts for the Bemidji State men's hockey team in Game 3 of their Western...
March 5, 2017 - 11:06pm
Always in Season: Signs of spring appear in the valley
Horned larks are back in the valley. Horned owls are back on their nests. These are signs of spring in the Red River Valley. Both are right on...
March 5, 2017 - 6:44pm
AstroBob: A new take on why we hear meteors
Have you ever seen a super-bright meteor and at the same time heard hissing or rustling sounds? Some people claim to hear the sizzle of a bright...
March 5, 2017 - 3:07pm
Dokken: Time to pony up for Minnesota's state parks
ST. PAUL — A lot of good things are happening this summer at Minnesota state parks, but additional funding is necessary to ensure services...
March 5, 2017 - 10:23am
Swift: An 'x-plan' could be an x-scape from life
A Facebook friend recently shared a link to a blog that brought a whole new meaning to the term, "x factor." The author, Bert Fulks, wrote a...
March 5, 2017 - 9:43am
March 4, 2017
Minding our Elders: Major changes like moving can set back health of some elders
Dear Carol: My mother's memory has gotten very poor, her arthritis puts her at risk for falls and she has severe asthma, so she decided that...
March 4, 2017 - 10:32am