Kaity Young

News editor

Kaity Young is a news editor at The Forum. She started at Forum Communications as a copy editor in 2018 and moved over to The Forum the following year.

She is a graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College, earned her Master of Arts at the University of Minnesota Duluth and is a native of Dent, Minnesota.

Young joined the company in 2018 and enjoys correcting grammar with Midwestern flair. She lives in Fargo with her husband, two cats and a tortoise.

You can reach her at

Pronouns: She/her
Languages: English

North Dakota will lead the application process for the Heartland Hydrogen Hub that includes Minnesota, Montana and Wisconsin.
Minnesota residents have until Dec. 15 to enroll in Minnesota's health insurance marketplace.
Police are seeking information on the person who fled the scene.
The motorcycle attempted to pass the Durango on the right and struck the right rear of the vehicle.
FARGO — Eastern North Dakota and northwest Minnesota were blanketed with snow as a winter storm began making its way across the region Saturday, Dec. 28.
ST PAUL — Gov. Tim Walz has ordered flags to fly at half-staff Monday, Dec. 16, in honor and remembrance of Chief Warrant Officer 2 Charles Nord.
WINONA, Minn. — The first night, five people showed up, needing a warm place to spend the night. By February, the place will likely be full most nights.
ST. PAUL — Tyrone Poole was working to become a firefighter. He got an associate’s degree in fire science and became a certified paramedic.
WHITE BEAR LAKE, Minn. — A Maple Grove man was traveling over 80 mph in an SUV delivery truck and had just run a red light when he T-boned a Kia Sportage in White Bear Lake last spring, killing the vehicle’s 25-year-old driver, according to charges.
Tough haying conditions could lead to poor hay quality