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How to make sure your donated items aren't burdening charities
Sleigh bells ring, the air is crisp, and the urges both to help fellow humans and to rack up a tax deduction by year's end overwhelm. In the...
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November 30, 2019
Time for rural Minnesota to write its 'own' narrative
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. — It’s time to write our own rural narrative, according to Neil Linscheid, a University of Minnesota Extension educator...
November 30, 2019 - 12:00pm
Sisseton Wahpeton Nation created through movement, sometimes willing but sometimes forced
Note: In honor of Native American Heritage Month, The Forum will publish a weekly piece on the histories of the five tribal nations that reside...
November 30, 2019 - 8:00am
November 28, 2019
How smallpox brought the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara tribes together
FORT BERTHOLD, N.D. — In western North Dakota, on a nearly 1,000,000 acre tract of land, sits the Fort Berthold Reservation, where the Mandan,...
November 28, 2019 - 4:12pm
November 26, 2019
After devastating fire, Detroit Lakes man reflects on years spent spreading his love for horses
DETROIT LAKES — "It's a pretty sad sight, isn't it?" says Wally Rodewald as he walks out the front door of the small home just north of Detroit...
November 26, 2019 - 10:03am
November 25, 2019
Wind blew 'great guns' in killer Thanksgiving blizzard of 1896
FARGO — Howling winds blowing “great guns” raged and piled snow so deep that travel became impossible as the worst blizzard in years brought...
November 25, 2019 - 7:00am
November 22, 2019
Standing Rock Nation once part of Great Sioux Reservation
FORT YATES, N.D. — The Standing Rock Sioux Nation, where thousands of people flocked in 2016 to protest the installment of the Dakota Access...
November 22, 2019 - 7:00am
November 19, 2019
Carrington native to compete for Miss America
CARRINGTON, N.D. — After nearly six months as Miss North Dakota, Haley Wolfe's personal mantra has remained the same: one day at a time. "I'm...
November 19, 2019 - 6:00am
November 16, 2019
The Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa migrated from East Coast to North Dakota
FARGO — The Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa once lived on the eastern shores of North America along the Great Salt Lake, aka, the Atlantic...
November 16, 2019 - 3:06pm
November 12, 2019
GiveMN hopes to surpass record 2018 fundraising
ST. PAUL — When a child has a heart disease, it affects the whole family.Camp Odayin, a Minnesota nonprofit organization that supports children...
November 12, 2019 - 6:51pm
Aberdeen veteran, Lakota woman featured in 50 states, 50 veterans portrait project
ABERDEEN, S.D. — United States veterans and military service members come from all walks of life, all cultures, all backgrounds.That’s the...
November 12, 2019 - 2:30pm
November 11, 2019
Burgum, Hoeven speak at Veterans Day ceremony in Bismarck
BISMARCK — Nobody can believe Delvin Owen's uniform fits as well as the day he was discharged. Almost a lifetime ago, the Menoken, N.D., native...
November 11, 2019 - 1:23pm
Detroit Lakes man shot down in WWII remembers time in German prison camp like it was yesterday
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — On this Veterans Day, Warren “Wayne” McCoy said he planned to be right where he is most days — in his living room...
November 11, 2019 - 7:30am
November 9, 2019
Astro Bob: Your guide to Monday’s transit of mercury
On Veterans Day, Monday, Nov. 11, you can see the littlest planet pass directly in front of the sun. The event is called a transit, and they’re...
November 9, 2019 - 5:47pm
November 8, 2019
Williston holds somber vigil for local mother, 4 kids killed in Mexico
WILLISTON, N.D. — A sea of small bobbing flames illuminated the pavilion at Harmon Park after the sky fell dark on Friday, Nov. 8. About 150...
November 8, 2019 - 8:02pm