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Nursing homes get financial bump as lawmakers OK health care bill
By Danielle Killey Nursing homes and other care facilities will get more state money than they have seen in years. Sen. Tony Lourey, DFL-Kerrick, said the budget plan lawmakers approved last week inc...
5/18/13 at 6:40 PM Budget pieces slowly begin moving toward governor's office 5/17/13 at 8:49 PM
Legislative notebook: Legislature approves freezing college tuitions 5/17/13 at 8:45 PM
Zesty Tomato Quinoa
There is no doubt that quinoa is on trend right now in the food world. The united nations has even deemed 2013 as the "year or quinoa". Not just because it's popular though, but because it is consider...
5/18/13 at 9:19 AM Asparagus,Tomato and Feta Penne 5/16/13 at 9:37 AM
Baked Tilapia Parmesan 5/15/13 at 6:41 PM
An Ode to Taco Bell
We gather here today to mourn the loss of a great friend. A friend to some of us more than others. A friend to those of us who, with stomachs rumbling and aching at 1:55 a.m., were sustained by its c...
5/17/13 at 6:30 PM Anthony Bourdain talks Marilyn Mania at Minneapolis event 5/14/13 at 10:14 AM
Roof's Open at Rhombus 4/26/13 at 5:21 PM
Meet the winners and their guests!
Here is a photo of this year's winners (in the yellow shirts), their guests (in the blue shirts, Ryan (red shirt) and our driver Bernie (orange shirt). We started out at a few sales in East Grand Fork...
5/17/13 at 2:14 PM This year's winners... 5/16/13 at 11:02 AM
It's Rummaging with Ryan time again! 4/17/13 at 11:27 AM
Game and Fish stocks trout in Turtle River at Turtle River State Park
If wading or fishing from shore along a small stream is your preference, you might want to put Turtle River State Park on your places-to-go-list in the next couple of weeks. Park Manager Steve Cran...
5/17/13 at 12:08 PM N.D. to close paddlefish harvest season Friday night 5/16/13 at 2:27 PM
Lake of the Woods walleye opener one to remember 5/13/13 at 12:19 PM
Tough times, tough choices
It's been a tough spring for many area ranchers. April was horrible for calving. Now, hay is running short; what remains is expensive. And because it's been so cold, pastures are greening up later tha...
5/17/13 at 9:10 AM When farmers go, they really go 5/14/13 at 10:09 AM
What a change in agriculture! 5/10/13 at 8:54 AM
U.S. reaches semifinals
T.J. Oshie scored a goal and Team USA surprisingly routed Russia 8-3 in a quarterfinal game at the World Championships. The Americans, who also have Danny Kristo on the team, advance to a semifinal m...
5/16/13 at 3:56 PM Toews named Selke finalist 5/16/13 at 4:10 AM
Live chat 3-4 p.m. 5/15/13 at 1:23 PM
Armed Forces Day 2013
May 18 is Armed Forces Day. What is it and how did it originate? President Harry S. Truman led the effort to establish a single holiday for citizens to come together and thank our military members fo...
5/15/13 at 10:21 AM Congratulations Katie! 5/9/13 at 1:54 PM
Mother's Day Projects 5/6/13 at 9:35 AM
If you write an Areavoices blog you'll want to see this
So you've been writing your blog for awhile...everything is fine. But there's something missing. The magic is gone. Cue the melodramatic music. Okay, I won't go that far. But the fact is, so...
5/14/13 at 4:55 PM Growing Pains can wreak a little havoc sometimes 5/9/13 at 11:56 AM
Looking for a speaker for your group? 3/22/13 at 4:48 PM
MONDAY MIX: It's the remix
I was introduced to this a few weeks ago by a colleague, and warning: it's goofy/silly/dumb, but I laugh. every. time. Hope you enjoy and happy Monday! Click here for other Monday mix clips, and o...
5/13/13 at 5:25 PM Screen time: Review of 'Pain and Gain' 5/8/13 at 5:15 PM
MONDAY MIX: Every dog has its day 5/6/13 at 7:47 PM
Forum wins big in 2013 North Dakota Newspaper Association contest; other FCC papers have good showings too
FARGO, N.D. Five Forum Communications Co. papers won more than 270 awards during the North Dakota Newspaper Associations 2013 convention held recently in Rapid City, S.D. Papers received recognition ...
5/10/13 at 3:10 PM Daily Republic receives top award in 2013 SDNA newspaper contest 5/10/13 at 8:35 AM
2012 Forum Forward class graduates during ceremony in Fargo 5/9/13 at 3:17 PM
Red River Valley corn planting started a month later than last year, but no worries yet
Heres that field of corn I watch every year south of Moorhead, Minn. In 2012 they were planting corn in this section on April 4 and this year activity started May 3 one of the earliest in t...
5/9/13 at 2:32 PM Roche to retire as CEO of Minn-Dak Farmers sugar beet cooperative in Wahpeton 4/29/13 at 1:33 PM
Drache unveils new book on Ron D. Offutt, Fargo, N.D., farming and agribusiness man 4/26/13 at 2:04 PM
Chef Jeff is cookin’ good!
It doesnt get much better than this: A gourmet dinner cooked by the master chef himself, Jeff Tiedeman, brought to our home in a fancy Dutch oven and served to us at our very own dining room table...
5/8/13 at 5:02 PM Zion is United – then and now – 50 years to the day! 5/3/13 at 1:28 PM
Everyone loves a Skit 4/30/13 at 1:47 PM
The Great Indoors: Grilled Romaine with Roasted Garlic Caesar Dressing
I was excited when I heard I would get to cook with a man who once called Mickey Mouse Boss. Tim Rosendahls culinary resume is longer than a shish kabob skewer. Rosendahl is a native of Fargo and a gr...
5/7/13 at 3:39 PM Hungry for More: Flattened chicken full of family-friendly flavor 5/7/13 at 3:37 PM
The Lost Italian: Tiramisu lives up to its perky name 5/7/13 at 3:37 PM
The run started out easy enough, with a westerly breeze pushing us along the rolling gravel roads. The earthen tones of the landscape, left bare after a rapid melt, stripped away the snow, casting a l...
4/30/13 at 5:55 AM A defiant spirit 4/17/13 at 8:18 AM
After Boston 4/15/13 at 9:57 PM