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Winter

November 12, 2018
Nicholas Beierman sits on mom Sarah Beierman's lap as they sled down the hill Sunday, Nov. 11, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Brainerd.  Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery
Cold start to November in lakes area: Snow should melt with higher temps
21 hours 12 min ago
November 9, 2018
ENSO/El Niño state. Sea surface is warm in central and eastern Pacific. Less cold water is pulled up along west coast of South America. Hot air rises in central Pacific, travels east and west before cooling and descending. Graphic by Fred the Oyster - Own work; derived from NOAA/PMEL/TAO diagrams
Winter outlook may mean milder temperatures as El Nino forms
November 9, 2018 - 1:00pm
October 20, 2018
Across the region, many oak and walnut trees produced heavier than normal crops of acorns and nuts. David Samson / Forum News Service
Are trees foretelling a bad winter this year with all those seeds and acorns?
October 20, 2018 - 9:00am
October 17, 2018
Minnesota Power offers cold weather protection against service disconnection
October 17, 2018 - 4:30am
September 28, 2018
If outdoor pots contain multiple geraniums, they are best removed and potted individually for indoor growth and can be returned outside in the spring. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
No need to let go of potted plants this winter
September 28, 2018 - 10:00am
September 25, 2018
A city plow removes snow from Fourth Avenue West in Duluth. Forum News Service file photo
'Unsustainable, unfulfilled and unfunded': City of Duluth may stop taking requests to clear snowy sidewalks
September 25, 2018 - 9:45pm
September 22, 2018
Iris are among a short list of perennials that are best cut back in fall, rather than spring. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
September 22, 2018 - 8:38am
September 16, 2018
Jessie Veeder, Coming Home columnist.
Love and seasons
September 16, 2018 - 6:19am
August 28, 2018
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Teeth-chattering cold, plentiful snow predicted in Upper Midwest this winter
August 28, 2018 - 2:22pm
August 23, 2018
Sun dogs flank the sun with the temperature in single digits Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
NWS says expected El Nino conditions should warm up winter a bit across region
August 23, 2018 - 5:10pm
One teaspoon of road salt permanently pollutes five gallons of water, according to Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District Manager Melissa Barrick. Submitted photo
Class to cover winter salt use best practices
August 23, 2018 - 9:23am
May 4, 2018
Taken a year ago on April 27, 2017 (left): Gull Lake beachside seating at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa accommodates viewing of wide open water vistas. One year later on April 27, 2018 (right): The same scene offers frozen-over emptiness, after a seemingly endless winter. Image credits go to Grand View Lodge lake-cam, captured and submitted by Steve Olson, Flying Cloud Exposures, Baxter.
What a difference a year makes
May 4, 2018 - 3:00am
April 17, 2018
Brainerd High School activities director Charlie Campbell speaks Monday to the Brainerd School Board.
Jennifer Stockinger /Brainerd Dispatch
BHS releases sport participation numbers
April 17, 2018 - 10:00am
Reader opinion: Hoarfrost in March
April 17, 2018 - 8:30am
April 15, 2018
Snow piled up around the region shows on April 11 that it hasn't been the easiest of winters. But the snow always melts, eventually. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Commentary: Has this winter really been that bad?
April 15, 2018 - 7:20am