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One of the many decorated Christmas trees on display at the Festival of Trees in 2013 at the Fargodome. Forum News Service file photo
What you might not know about the Christmas tree
3 hours 35 min ago
November 15, 2018
Katie Bjorndahl on a tractor at the Western Minnesota Steam Threshers Reunion. Submitted photo
Life after Katie: How Minnesota family remembers her by promoting mental health awareness
November 15, 2018 - 7:00am
Essentia Health certified tobacco treatment specialist Janet Ellevold, a registered nurse at the Brainerd clinic, holds a carbon monoxide breathalyzer-type device used to help patients measure the carbon monoxide levels in the lungs. Submitted photo
Essentia Health offers way to quit smoking for better health
November 15, 2018 - 3:00am
November 14, 2018
Allie Johnke, a cashier at Rydell's service center, and Cordeau Sapp, a Rydell service adviser, pose with a kitten rescued at the service center after it traveled 80 miles under the hood of a patron's vehicle. Sapp  helped pull the kitten to safety and Johnke adopted the kitten. Eric Hylden / Forum News Serviceplay button
Mechanics rescue kitten who took 80-mile ride under car hood
November 14, 2018 - 5:00pm
Bridges of Hope focuses on childhood trauma at church event
November 14, 2018 - 7:30am
Turkey Wild Rice soup is a great way to use up leftover turkey. David Samson / Forum News Service
Creamy wild rice soup is a great way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey
November 14, 2018 - 7:01am
November 13, 2018
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
November 13, 2018 - 11:12am
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