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June 17, 2019
Friday, June 21, is Bring Your Dog to Work Day. Psychologists say pets in the workplace can ease stress, but there are rules to follow. Getty Images / Special to The Forum
The Monday Mark: Bring Your Dog to Work Day can be fun — if you plan ahead
June 17, 2019 - 7:00am
June 14, 2019
Brainerd Noon Sertoma Club flag committee chairman Nick Haglin unravels two of the 377 flags Wednesday, June 12, that will be posted around the lakes area Friday commemorating Flag Day. The flags are stored at the Northern Pacific Center. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Patriotism and pride: Sertoma Club hangs flags for Flag Day
June 14, 2019 - 2:00am
June 10, 2019
Thursday, June 13, is Kitchen Klutzes of America Day. Getty Images / Special to The Forum
The Monday Mark: Jinxed in the kitchen? Thursday is your day
June 10, 2019 - 9:10am
May 27, 2019
Mark Persons of Brainerd, a Vietnam War veteran, shows Monday, May 20, some of the equipment he uses to build, repair and update radio stations, mostly in the Midwest. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch play button
Vietnam War veteran lends service to Memorial Day committee
May 27, 2019 - 10:00am
May 20, 2019
Etan Patz was one of the first nationally known missing children who went missing on May 25, 1979. His disappearance date was made into National Missing Children's Day. Stanley K. Patz / Wikimedia Commons / Special to The Forum
Saturday marks 40th anniversary of one of the first times a missing child made national news
May 20, 2019 - 10:00am
May 13, 2019
Approximately 6,000 people in North American live in some kind of underground home. This home built into the side of a hill in Scotland is more elaborate than most. Wikimedia Commons / Special to The Forum
Could you live underground? You might be surprised how many people do
May 13, 2019 - 10:00am
April 29, 2019
Bubble tea, otherwise known as boba tea, was created in Taiwan in the late 1980s and exploded in popularity around the world over the last dozen years. Getty Images / Special to The Forum
8 things you might not know about bubble tea, and other unexpected holidays this week
April 29, 2019 - 11:00am
April 13, 2019
North Dakota State University players give high-fives to fans following their NCAA FCS second-round football playoff defeat of Montana State on Dec. 1, 2018, in Fargo. Forum file photo
Who invented the high-five?
April 13, 2019 - 3:37pm
April 1, 2019
In 1957, the BBC pulled off one of the greatest April Fools' Day pranks in history with its report on the harvest of spaghetti from trees. Wikimedia Commons / Special to The Forum
Famous April Fools' Day pranks
April 1, 2019 - 12:45pm
February 14, 2019
Nicole Phillips, Kindness is Contagious columnist.
Kindness is Contagious: Kind plumbers are priceless on holidays
February 14, 2019 - 11:34am
January 10, 2019
Macy's Inc. signage is displayed at a department store in New York.   Bloomberg photo by Victor J. Blue
Macy's weak holiday season sales send stocks plunging
January 10, 2019 - 11:28am
December 25, 2018
'Ain't no ox can fly!'
December 25, 2018 - 8:00am
December 23, 2018
Dr. Hara Charlier
CLC Connection: The culture of caring is alive at CLC
December 23, 2018 - 7:30am
December 22, 2018
"God Jul" is the Norwegian term for Merry Christmas. Emma Vatnsdal / The Forum
God Jul: Scandinavian Christmas traditions stand the test of time
December 22, 2018 - 4:38pm
Marketing Director Lisa Wood holds a cat named Pluto Friday, Dec. 21, at the Babinski Foundation in Pequot Lakes. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Don't think pets for last-minute gifts: Local shelters offer alternative ideas
December 22, 2018 - 9:00am