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February 26, 2017
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
8 hours 52 min ago
Volunteer outdoor education instructor Jon Eerkes holds a northern pike caught Friday, Feb. 17 on Lake Bronson during the Heritage Christian School's winter camping excursion to Lake Bronson State Park in northwest Minnesota. The school is in nearby Karlstad, Minn. (Photo courtesy of Jon Eerkes)
Dokken: Learning in the wild
12 hours 48 min ago
Luna 17, the spacecraft that carried the Lunokhod 1 rover to the surface, is the shiny platform seen above center in this photo taken by NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter. You can make out the rover tracks around the lander including the “doughnuts” the rover made to test its turning abilities. NASA / GSFC / Arizona State University
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
13 hours 59 min ago
A mourning dove sits in a tree. Photo by Laura Erickson / Special to Forum News Service
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
17 hours 52 min ago
Tammy Swift, columnist
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
18 hours 2 min ago
Jessie Veeder, Coming Home columnist
Veeder: Door always open to home of old friend​
19 hours 50 min ago
February 25, 2017
Nicole Phillips, Kindness is Contagious columnist
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
February 25, 2017 - 9:57am
This winter’s extended warm period has coaxed some perennials to begin growing dangerously early, which might cause problems. The alternating freezing and thawing tears plant roots as the soil expands and contracts. Special to Forum News Service
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
February 25, 2017 - 7:39am
Although started at the same time, the spider plant on the left received attentive care while the plant on the right was given basic, but minimal, care. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Little things make a big difference with gardening
February 25, 2017 - 7:00am
February 24, 2017
Photograph of author Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders by Ann Arbor Miller, annarbormiller.com. Photograph was taken on Jan. 18, 2011, in Fargo, N.D.
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
February 24, 2017 - 8:02pm
Colleen Carroll Campbell, former speechwriter for President George W. Bush and Eternal World Television Network (EWTN) news anchor, is the keynote speaker at the “Beloved Daughter” women’s conference March 11. Special to Forum News Service
Faith conversations: Former presidential speechwriter to keynote women's conference
February 24, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 23, 2017
Melissa Schmalenberger, Ms Simplicity columnist
MS. SIMPLICITY: Learning not to care in a world on display
February 23, 2017 - 12:03pm
Jessica Runck
HOMEGROWN HOLLYWOOD: Culinary adventures provide cultural connection
February 23, 2017 - 11:31am
February 21, 2017
Homemade orange mimosa cocktails with Champaigne. Submitted photo.
WORLD OF WINE: The many meanings of mimosa
February 21, 2017 - 3:58pm
Italian Amond Biscotti, both plain and chocalte dipped, along with a savory cheddar version. David Samson / Forum News Service
LOST ITALIAN: Biscotti: Twice-baked and double the fun
February 21, 2017 - 1:48pm