Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

columns

March 5, 2017
A brilliant fireball breaks up in the atmosphere. Visible light and radio waves given off by a bright meteor may be translated by common materials into hissing sounds some hear at the sight of the event. John Chumack
AstroBob: A new take on why we hear meteors
March 5, 2017 - 3:07pm
Hallaway Hill is a popular hiking destination at Maplewood State Park each fall in Minnesota's Otter Tail County. The view overlooks two lakes and countless maples. Submitted photo / Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Dokken: Time to pony up for Minnesota's state parks
March 5, 2017 - 10:23am
Tammy Swift, columnist
Swift: An 'x-plan' could be an x-scape from life
March 5, 2017 - 9:43am
It only took Jessie Veeder two months into motherhood to figure out that 98 percent of the job is just bending over and picking things up anyway. The other 2 percent is practicing animal noises. Special to The Forum
Veeder: A day in the life of a chief executive baby​
March 5, 2017 - 7:35am
March 4, 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.
Minding our Elders: Major changes like moving can set back health of some elders
March 4, 2017 - 10:32am
Don Kinzler, gardening columnist
Fielding Questions: Helping a split crabapple tree
March 4, 2017 - 9:40am
Roxane Salonen, columnist
Faith Conversations: Saint Francis prayer offers radical response
March 4, 2017 - 9:24am
Don Kinzler, gardening columnist
Growing Together: Cut plants back now to improve growth
March 4, 2017 - 8:38am
Nicole Phillips, Kindness is Contagious columnist
Phillips: New Netflix series sparks ideas for kindness
March 4, 2017 - 7:33am
columnist Rob Port
Port: Cry me a river, liberals
March 4, 2017 - 3:42am
March 3, 2017
Rob Port
Port: Road to efficient state government pitted with potholes of parochialism
March 3, 2017 - 11:58am
Alexandra Floersch, Life at 20-something columnist
Answers among us: Looking to wiser souls to build a better life
March 3, 2017 - 8:35am
March 1, 2017
World of Wine: A journey in wine appreciation
March 1, 2017 - 10:27am
Golden fried catfish sits on a bed of wilted spinach and topped with a tomato, green olive and caper sauce. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Lost Italian: Have a Lenten fish fry Italian style
March 1, 2017 - 8:19am
columnist Rob Port
Port: Raising taxes is a fool's errand, oil boom lobbying and a futile immunity law
March 1, 2017 - 7:10am