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Farmers are taught to graft healthy saplings to cocoa trees in South Sulawesi, Indonesia, on July 18, 2008.  Bloomberg photo by Claire Leow.
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
12 hours 39 min ago
November 12, 2018
Amanda McGregor
Crow Wing Energized: Resiliency and hope - a vet reflects
November 12, 2018 - 5:00pm
Winter sunset. 

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Seasonal depression, 'winter blues' and SAD
November 12, 2018 - 3:35pm
A chair dip exercise can get the blood flowing in your arms even while you're at work during the day. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
New government guidelines say you can get your exercise in small doses
November 12, 2018 - 10:07am
November 11, 2018
Gerald "Toot" Gregor stands with his late wife, Dee, who was cared for by Hospice of the Red River Valley. Toot later attended grief support groups and classes to understand and find support after his wife died. Courtesy of Gerald "Toot" Gregor
Happy Holidays? Hospice offers classes to get through grief during a happy time of year
November 11, 2018 - 8:30am
November 10, 2018
Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
November 10, 2018 - 6:03am
Don Kinzler identifies this vine as Virginia creeper, whose botanical name is Parthenocissus quinquefolia. Special to Forum News Service
Vine identified, how to protect junipers and more
November 10, 2018 - 6:02am
Realtor credits mom for faith-work blending
November 10, 2018 - 6:02am
Research shows trees communicate by sending underground electrical impulses and above-ground hormones or chemicals. File photo / Forum News Service
Are trees communicating? Research says yes.
November 10, 2018 - 6:01am
First Presbyterian Church in Brainerd is hosting a moving sale Friday, Nov. 9, and Saturday, Nov. 10, to downsize before the church swaps buildings with Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home because of a dwindling congregation. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Coming Friday: Faith in tomorrow
November 10, 2018 - 1:30am
November 9, 2018
Church News - Nov. 9
November 9, 2018 - 12:30pm
November 8, 2018
Emile Ratelband is petitioning a Dutch court to change his date of birth to make him 20 years younger.  Provided by Emile Ratelband
A 69-year-old man asks to be declared 49, claiming age is as fluid as gender
November 8, 2018 - 2:57pm
November 5, 2018
Jim Sagissor suffered debilitating chronic pain after a motorcycle accident in 2011. He relied heavily on narcotic painkillers, which failed to alleviate his pain and caused problems. His pain has been greatly relieved after a procedure last year implanted a spinal cord stimulator, which sends messages to his brain to block the pain.
Opioid free: Pain ‘like a thousand bee stings’ now a manageable ‘nuisance’
November 5, 2018 - 7:46am
November 4, 2018
Michael Cao, 17, of Shoreview, designed a virtual-reality app to help prepare children for MRI scans. The app is being used by Gillette Children’s hospital in St. Paul. (Deanna Weniger / Pioneer Press)
For children fearful of MRI tests, Minnesota teen’s virtual-reality app makes it a game
November 4, 2018 - 9:27am
Orchids should be watered weekly, but don't use too hot or too cold water. Photo by Jennifer Knutson
Ask the Master Gardener: The right and wrong ways to water orchids
November 4, 2018 - 9:00am