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March 24, 2018
You can prevent powdery mildew disease by avoiding overhead sprinkling and watering in the morning, rather than evening. Forum News Service file photo
How to prevent powdery mildew in garden
16 hours 6 min ago
Learn about adoption, foster care at conference in Brainerd
18 hours 7 min ago
Combination houseplant gardens are best separated into individual plants for long-term survival. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
How to turn gift plants into long-term houseplants
18 hours 12 min ago
March 23, 2018
Clergy View: Contrasting Cries
March 23, 2018 - 12:00pm
Church News
March 23, 2018 - 11:00am
March 21, 2018
Australian barber Lisa Ann McKenzie's experience cutting Jordie's hair motivated her to open her own shop and work with more children who have special needs. MUST CREDIT: Courtesy of Lisa Ann McKenzie.
A barber tried for years to cut an autistic boy's hair. Then they had a breakthrough.
March 21, 2018 - 5:09pm
Stephen Hawking at a news conference at One World Observatory in lower Manhattan, April 12, 2016. Hawking, the Cambridge University physicist and best-selling author who roamed the cosmos from a wheelchair, pondering the nature of gravity and the origin of the universe and becoming an emblem of human determination and curiosity, died at his home in Cambridge, England, on March 14, 2018.  (Karsten Moran/The New York Times)
No, the pope did not convince Stephen Hawking to believe in God on his deathbed
March 21, 2018 - 10:49am
Emanuele, Gio and Tony Nasello enjoy the tradition of St. Joseph Zeppole. David Samson / Forum News Service
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
March 21, 2018 - 7:30am
Ron Smith, World of Wine columnist
Sparkling wines are not created equally
March 21, 2018 - 7:00am
March 20, 2018
On Monday, Central Lakes College horticulture student Lisa Kubichek tends to rainbow Swiss chard and herbs, which are floating on a raft with the roots hanging in nutrient-rich water provided by farmed tilapia fish. The aquaponics system uses the fish waste to fertilize plants in the closed system. The technology is part of the greenhouse and local foods courses offered by the college’s horticulture department. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Greenhouse Veggies
March 20, 2018 - 9:00am
March 19, 2018
A guide to grocery store eggs.  Photo by Stacy Zarin Goldberg for The Washington Post.
So many cartons, so little time: A guide to grocery store eggs
March 19, 2018 - 1:33pm
Cabbage, Reubens and more!
March 19, 2018 - 1:00pm
3 things for better health - March 12
March 19, 2018 - 12:30pm
Sunions are the result of 30 years of natural cross-breeding to produce the nation's first tearless onion. Photo courtesy of the National Onion Associationplay button
No more crying? Testing the tearless onion
March 19, 2018 - 6:49am
March 18, 2018
Kent Dudley performs on stage with his wife Shantel, center, and Abby Coutlee at Hope Fest in Detroit Lakes in 2017. Submitted photo
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
March 18, 2018 - 8:18am