Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Johnson, Walz spar in first governor's debate since primary victories

people

August 17, 2018
Amelia Weaver, who suffers from a form of epilepsy, made progress after taking medical cannibis. However, her health was still fragile and she passed away Thursday, Aug. 16. Bob King / Forum News Service
'There are no seizures in heaven': Northern Minnesota girl, a centerpiece in the medical marijuana debate, dies at 12
August 17, 2018 - 8:03pm
Miss America 2018 Cara Mund, from North Dakota, reacts Sept. 10, 2017, after she was crowned at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Thomas P. Costello / Asbury Park Press via USA Today Network
North Dakota's Cara Mund, current Miss America, blasts pageant organization in letter
August 17, 2018 - 12:52pm
August 16, 2018
Phyllis Litherland, right, co-founded the Moorhead Dairy Queen with her husband, Bob, in 1949. She died Sunday, Aug. 12, at her daughter's home in Chicago at the age of 90. Courtesy of Moorhead Dairy Queen
Co-creator of Dilly Bar dies at 90
August 16, 2018 - 5:52pm
August 15, 2018
Passengers help deliver baby on St. Paul bus
August 15, 2018 - 8:57pm
August 14, 2018
Bahati Juma (in yellow shirt) shared her story of coming to the United States during a a book club meeting in Breezy Point. Jumi came to the United States with the long-term goal of being adopted by Jill and Ben Gibbs.
Faces: How America saved Tanzanian girl's life
August 14, 2018 - 4:00am
August 12, 2018
Christy and Tim Jolly with their newfound friends at WE Fest 2018. / Submitted photo.
Minnesotans caught in the act of kindness at WE Fest
August 12, 2018 - 9:20am
August 2, 2018
Photo courtesy of Wikimeida Commons.
Grocery store worker lets an autistic teen stock shelves, causing a 'miracle in action'
August 2, 2018 - 2:30pm
July 31, 2018
Ruthann Kostek of Brainerd shows off her first-place ribbon for her origami flowers  in a vase she entered at the Crow Wing County Fair. Jennifer Kraus / Brainerd Dispatch
Getting creative at the county fair: Brainerd woman submits 35 exhibits in 35th year
July 31, 2018 - 8:11pm
July 28, 2018
Erik Elsea of Cape Coral, Fla., intends to paddle the entire length of the Mississippi River this summer to raise funds for ShelterBox USA and was the featured guest at the Brainerd Lakes Sunrise Rotary Club meeting. Submitted Photo
Brainerd Rotary Club hosts Mississippi River paddling fundraiser
July 28, 2018 - 3:00am
July 23, 2018
Photographer Dick Bancroft of Sunfish Lake died on Monday, July 16. He was 90. He's pictured here in 2013. Photo courtesy of Jaime Haire
Photographer, activist Dick Bancroft left behind a spirit of adventure
July 23, 2018 - 6:45am
July 22, 2018
Bob and Patricia Krussell of Dellwood stand next to their son-in-law, Steve Berger, left, on the night he asked for the hand of their daughter, Joanna Berger, in marriage during the summer of 2000. Steve Berger was shot and killed at a country concert in Las Vegas October 1, 2017. Courtesy of Bob and Patricia Krussell
Couple adopts grandchildren after Las Vegas shooting tragedy
July 22, 2018 - 7:08am
July 21, 2018
Helen Woods of Baxter holds up a fish she caught while riding in a pontoon on Ruth Lake in Crow Wing County on her 103rd birthday Tuesday, July 17. Submitted photoplay button
Baxter woman turns 103, goes fishing
July 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 20, 2018
Lois Krampert's family Ford Torino seen one mile south of the Red Rooster on County Road T, Easter Sunday, March 30, 1975. Plows pushed snow banks more than 12 feet high in places. Submitted photo
Hard winters lead to warm memories for Wisconsin woman who provides perspective on region's weather
July 20, 2018 - 6:57pm
July 19, 2018
Brian Sheehan of Bird Island is the newly-elected third vice president for Lions International. He will serve the international organization of over 1.47 million members as its president in 2021. Submitted photo
Lions International elects future leader from rural southern Minnesota
July 19, 2018 - 2:32pm
July 18, 2018
Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
An Alabama man walked almost 20 miles to his new job. When his boss found out, he gave him a car.
July 18, 2018 - 9:55am
randomness