Weather Forecast


March Mania


December 17, 2019
Bill Ebeltoft
Obituary for Vietnam vet who 'lived three lives' moves North Dakotans
December 17, 2019 - 11:30am
December 15, 2019
Joe Courtemanche of St. Paul puts on gloves as he prepares for a “Breakfast with Santa” event at Jersey’s Bar and Grill in Inver Grove Heights, Minn., on Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019. Courtemanche has worked as Santa Claus for 19 years. “I buy white gloves by the hundreds,” he said. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Ho, ho — oh, no! Santas these days face hostility, beard maintenance, family fights and more
December 15, 2019 - 8:05pm
November 26, 2019
The affection between Wally Rodewald and his Shetland pony, Molly, is obvious. Rodewald says he has spent virtually his entire life around horses, since growing up on his parents' dairy farm near Callaway. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
After devastating fire, Detroit Lakes man reflects on years spent spreading his love for horses
November 26, 2019 - 10:03am
November 19, 2019
Haley Wolfe, who was crowned Miss North Dakota 2019 in June, will travel to Connecticut in December to compete in the Miss America Competition. Submitted photo
Carrington native to compete for Miss America
November 19, 2019 - 6:00am
November 12, 2019
Kella With Horn, an Aberdeen woman and U.S. Army veteran, stands in front of a portrait of herself painted by watercolorist Mary Whyte. The portrait is one of 50 from the exhibition, "We the People," a series of 50 veteran portraits. Submitted photo
Aberdeen veteran, Lakota woman featured in 50 states, 50 veterans portrait project
November 12, 2019 - 2:30pm
November 11, 2019
Warren "Wayne" McCoy, 99, is shown at his home in Detroit Lakes, Minn., on Nov. 8, 2019. McCoy served as a bombardier during WWII and was held captive by German forces for nearly seven months. Chris Flynn / The Forum
Detroit Lakes man shot down in WWII remembers time in German prison camp like it was yesterday
November 11, 2019 - 7:30am
November 8, 2019
Mourners hold candles at Harmon Park in Williston, N.D., on Friday, Nov. 8. Jeremy Turley / Forum News Serviceplay button
Williston holds somber vigil for local mother, 4 kids killed in Mexico
November 8, 2019 - 8:02pm
October 22, 2019
Courtney Zakauska stands for a portrait inside of her home in Marshall, Minn., last month. Evan Frost / MPR News
Rural Minnesota's lack of shelters make homeless an 'invisible population'
October 22, 2019 - 1:04pm
Nearly 60 years after his death from a traffic crash while on duty, Brainerd State Trooper Ray Krueger was honored with a portion of Highway 210 west of Baxter named for him Monday, Oct. 21. Friends and family gathered at the Brainerd district headquarters of the Minnesota State Patrol before the dedication and ribbon-cutting at the site of one of the signs honoring the fallen trooper. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch play button
Central Minnesota highway stretch named for fallen trooper
October 22, 2019 - 12:22pm
October 21, 2019
Dawn Degidio had been riding a bicycle back from Thompson, shown here, to Grand Forks, when she collapsed and a stranger stopped to help. Forum News Service file photo
Saved from suicide attempt, former Grand Forks resident grateful to stranger
October 21, 2019 - 7:20pm
October 13, 2019
This bust of Theodore Roosevelt sits outside the Roosevelt Inn & Suites in Watford City, N.D. Bismarck Tribune file photo
Reader's Digest names 'Nicest Place in North Dakota'
October 13, 2019 - 7:10am
September 30, 2019
Jesse Anderson (center, with face partially obscured) holds a boom microphone at the 2018 news conference where President Trump clashed with CNN reporter Jim Acosta (far right). (Submitted photo)
Frazee-Vergas graduate helped bring presidents' message to the people
September 30, 2019 - 9:36am
September 25, 2019
Hairstylist Kay Jettman blasts Joe Grisamore's 42-inch Mohican mohawk with hairspray, with the assistance of wife Laura Grisamore, at left, and mom Katy Grisamore.
Minnesota man aims for Guinness record for tallest Mohican mohawk
September 25, 2019 - 12:33pm
September 23, 2019
Kasie Bixby, left, and Sandra Vigen hold photographs of their mothers in the backyard of Vigen's home in Horace, N.D. Vigen owns Mama Ducks Cleaning Service, which provided a free home cleaning to Bixby's mother before she died from colon cancer last month. Vigen also lost her mother to cancer and operates a Cleaning for Cancer service as part of her business. David Samson / The Forumplay button
Fargo business cleans homes to help cancer patients
September 23, 2019 - 6:35am
September 18, 2019
Amberley Snyder, back row, watches as volunteers from the audience act out their best imitation of a chicken, after drawing an egg from a bag. Life, Snyder said, is a lot like that bag, with choices that you can’t always see until after choosing. Renée Jean / Williston Herald
Real-life inspiration for movie 'Walk. Ride. Rodeo.' tells her story of triumph over tragedy in Watford City
September 18, 2019 - 10:49am