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October 22, 2019
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
September 16, 2019
Motivational speaker Nick "Sunshine" Tokman, from Discovery Channel's show "Deadliest Catch," speaks to students Friday, Sept. 13, at Centennial Auditorium in Staples. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
‘Deadliest Catch’ cast member ‘Sunshine’ tells Minnesota students to be their own voice
September 16, 2019 - 10:01am
September 15, 2019
Matthew Guthmiller of Aberdeen was one of three inductees into the South Dakota Aviation Hall of Fame on Sept. 7 in Spearfish. Courtesy photo
Pilot who flew solo around world at 19 inducted into South Dakota hall of fame
September 15, 2019 - 8:00am
September 4, 2019
12-year-old Landon surrounded by friends and family after face time with Taylor Swiftplay button
West Fargo child battling cancer meets his hero: Taylor Swift
September 4, 2019 - 5:21pm
August 30, 2019
Darin Erstad
Jamestown's Erstad among inductees to Scandinavian-American Hall of Fame
August 30, 2019 - 1:36pm
August 29, 2019
Vietnam veterans John Breuer, left, and Rolin Kliever served together in the First Brigade, 27th Battalion of the Army's 25th Infantry Division near Cu Chi. The two reconnected after the war, but then lost contact. It took 43 years for them to find each other again, rekindling a friendship first forged in the Vietnamese jungles. (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)
Brothers on the battlefield: Vietnam veterans who lost contact for 43 years reunite in northwest Iowa
August 29, 2019 - 9:58am
August 28, 2019
Longtime Mitchell High School teacher Jeff Hoffman, pictured here on his rural Bridgewater farm, died Aug. 21 after a six-year battle with cancer. Colleagues at the school said Hoffman would be remembered for his tireless efforts to improve the agriculture program at the school and his inspirational bravery in the face of a deadly disease, which claimed his left leg in 2015. (Matt Gade/Republic)
South Dakota agriculture teacher remembered for being dedicated, enthusiastic
August 28, 2019 - 1:28pm
August 27, 2019
Brenda Mueller, left, and Lynn Salvo prepare to leave Jamestown on Monday, Aug. 26, as they continue on Salvo's effort to map a giant peace sign the size of the United States. The pair cycled to Carrington, N.D., on Monday and planned to reach the International Peace Garden in about five days. John M. Steiner / Forum News Service
Woman cycling around the US for peace
August 27, 2019 - 6:00am
August 10, 2019
Williamson Chitiyo was an educator in Zimbabwe for 42 years before moving to the United States. Photo provided
'It's a painful story': Community raising money to send Zimbabwe 'agent of change' home
August 10, 2019 - 8:02pm