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July 12, 2018
Letter: In US, good far outweighs bad
July 12, 2018 - 9:23am
July 4, 2018
State of the Union: mixed feelings about direction of the country
July 4, 2018 - 7:22am
George Washington, pictured here by painter Gilbert Stuart, could not tell a lie - he liked to have a drink, or two. Special to Forum News Service
Want to drink like a Founding Father? Try a Portuguese wine
July 4, 2018 - 7:15am
July 1, 2018
The International Peace Gardens are home to pollinator gardens that showcase flower and plant varities common to the area as well as fruits and vegetables used in its cafe. Nick Nelson / Grand Forks Heraldplay button
The International Peace Garden holds 85 years of attractions, surprises
July 1, 2018 - 6:00am
May 29, 2018
Trucks sitting on the lot of Fitzgerald glider truck dealership.  (Kyle Dean Reinford/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
America has a massive truck driver shortage. Here's why few want an $80,000 job.
May 29, 2018 - 10:43am
May 21, 2018
File photo from 2011. While wearing the Union Jack, Sally Marella, a tourist from Suffolk, England, smiles while watching the royal wedding in Times Square in New York on April 29, 2011. It is estimated that over 2 billion people tuned in around the world to watch the wedding between now their Royal Highnesses Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge. (Ashley Gilbertson/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding attracted more American viewers than Prince William's
May 21, 2018 - 12:40pm
February 25, 2018
George Washington. Library of Congress.
The epic bender to celebrate George Washington and the newly finished U.S. Constitution
February 25, 2018 - 11:03am
January 3, 2018
Kentucky Utilities’ coal-fired generating plant in Ghent, Ky., April 18, 2014. Corporate demand for electricity from renewable sources to meet clean-energy goals is leading utilities to cut the use of coal, even in coal country. (Luke Sharrett/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
America's power grid shows signs of strain amid deep freeze
January 3, 2018 - 3:45pm
January 2, 2018
America's forgotten towns: Can they be saved or should people just leave?
January 2, 2018 - 8:08pm
November 13, 2017
The fastest-growing jobs in America pay about $22,000 per year
November 13, 2017 - 12:30pm
October 30, 2017
Image from Rachel Titiriga via Flickr
A lot of Americans believe in ghosts. But what do their ghost stories actually tell us?
October 30, 2017 - 5:09pm
October 26, 2017
Gaby Osegueda is a Lyft driver in the San Francisco Bay area. Although she and her husband bring home almost $100,000, they had to leave the city they love to find cheaper housing. Heather Long/The Washington Post.
Is $100,000 middle class in America?
October 26, 2017 - 10:24am
September 4, 2017
Omdahl: Rewriting history won't change it
September 4, 2017 - 8:20am
July 30, 2017
Minnesota Military Museum curator Doug Thompson explains the details of the restored Sherman Jumbo tank that will take its place on a new cement pedestal at the Camp Ripley museum. Steve Kohls / Forum News Serviceplay button
Operation Jumbo Job: Minnesota Military Museum restores rare Sherman tank
July 30, 2017 - 6:00am
June 7, 2017
Letter: Can Americans be happy again?
June 7, 2017 - 8:07am
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