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"I’m often drawn to rituals whether daily, weekly or annually. An interest in ritual, in part, is why I spent the early morning hours with Joan and Dave Ellison at their Northcroft Farm near Pelican Rapids, Minn.," Arbor Miller said. Ann Arbor Miller, Arbor Photographic / Special to Forum News Service
World Photo Day: Fargo-Moorhead artists inspire positivity
58 min 18 sec ago
Joe-Pye Weed is a hardy perennial that isn't a weed at all; it's a wildflower native to much of the United States and blooms from midsummer until fall. Special to Forum News Service
A great perennial with a bad name
1 hour 6 min ago
Hail and water shrouded in fog covers the ground after a thunderstorm Friday in Merrifield. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Friday storm brings hail, fog
1 hour 57 min ago
Fire department busy with calls
2 hours 28 min ago
A 21-year-old man was injured Thursday in a crash south of Clearwater Drive. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Baxter crash sends 1 to hospital
2 hours 58 min ago
Agendas
3 hours 27 min ago
August 18, 2017
People hold candles and sing "This Little Light of Mine" Friday night in Gregory Park in Brainerd. An estimated 180 people gathered for an event to "unite against hate," which organizers said was in response to recent events in Charlottesville, Va., when a woman was killed protesting a neo-Nazi and white supremacist rally. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video)
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Brainerd area residents 'stand against hate'
7 hours 7 min ago
Marcie Kalenda sits in her shade garden patio surrounded by yard art pieces. The yard looks like a small park, complete with shade gardens under trees in the front yard and a quiet little patio surrounded by pink petunias. (Jamie Lund / Forum News Service)
Flowers, veggies and Wilbur: Even the trees have character in Marcie Kalenda’s Cloquet garden
7 hours 21 min ago
White nationalist Chris Cantwell has had quite the week after being featured prominently in an HBO news program on the march in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend. Must credit: Photo by Evelyn Hockstein for The Washington Post
The rise and humiliating fall of Chris Cantwell, Charlottesville's starring 'fascist'
9 hours 26 min ago
St. Louis County targets red-light runners
9 hours 26 min ago
Police respond to a Verizon cellphone store robbery on Thursday.  St. Paul Pioneer Press photo
Alleged robber shot at Minnesota cellphone store identified
9 hours 38 min ago
Peter Tefft, as seen Monday, August 14, 2017, is a pro white civil rights activist.
Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
'Pro-white' activist offers details of proposed Fargo rally
9 hours 44 min ago
Jasmine Block’s mother, Sarah Block, addresses the crowd at the candlelight vigil held for her daughter on Friday, Aug. 18, in Alexandria, Minn., as Youth for Christ director Kevin Taylor looks on. (Beth Leipholtz | Forum News Service)
'She's all of ours': Candlelight vigil and prayer service held for missing Alexandria teen
9 hours 54 min ago
James Alex Fields Jr., (L) is seen attending the "Unite the Right" rally in Emancipation Park before being arrested by police and charged with charged with one count of second degree murder, three counts of malicious wounding and one count of failing to stop at an accident that resulted in a death after police say he drove a car into a crowd of counter-protesters later in the afternoon in Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S., August 12, 2017. Picture taken August 12, 2017 REUTERS/Eze Amos
A neo-Nazi's rage-fueled journey to Charlottesville
11 hours 16 min ago
Air ambulance presence grows, but does Iron Range need two helicopter bases?
11 hours 39 min ago