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October 19, 2018
Todd Bol, seen in Hudson, Wis., on March 11, 2015, founded the nonprofit Little Fee Library, a free book-exchange movement, in 2009. He built the first library, right foreground, in September 2009 and the movement has grown to a worldwide presence. Bol died Thursday, Oct. 18. 2018. Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press
Little Free Library founder dies, Wisconsin man believed books could make better neighborhoods
October 19, 2018 - 5:56pm
October 17, 2018
Tom Krabbenhoft of Moorhead lives daily with a bad back and other chronic problems, physical and mental, caused by surviving a helicopter crash while serving with the North Dakota National Guard 26 years ago. David Samson / Forum News Service
'The most terrifying moment': 26 years later, Minnesota vet still battles effects of helicopter crash in Alaskan wilderness
October 17, 2018 - 6:17am
October 13, 2018
In 1951, Fields Arthur was serving in the U.S. Air Force in Osceola, Wis., taking a nine-month course in radio mechanics, when he fell in love with a telephone operator from Stillwater named Tina Anderson. Now, 67 years later, Arthur, 89, of Lakeside, Calif., is asking for help in locating his lost love. Courtesy of Fields Arthur II
Air Force veteran seeks long lost love: After 67 years, he just wants to know ‘how she made out in life’
October 13, 2018 - 11:39am
October 11, 2018
Nicole Mickelson holds her newborn daughters. Two officers with the Wyoming, Minn. Police Department helped deliver Anna and Ashley Mickelson on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018. (Courtesy of the Wyoming Police Department)
Police kick in door to help mother in labor
October 11, 2018 - 7:52pm
Davis Helberg at his home in Esko in August. Helberg died Wednesday. (file / News Tribune)
Longest-serving Duluth Port Authority director dies
October 11, 2018 - 6:00pm
October 10, 2018
Sarah Haeder, who grew up in a religious family and used to spend summers protesting outside abortion clinics, is now a 41-year-old registered nurse at Planned Parenthood and the Red River Women's Clinic. David Samson / Forum News Service
She grew up protesting outside abortion clinics. Now, she performs them at North Dakota’s only clinic.
October 10, 2018 - 7:00am
October 7, 2018
Memphis hairstylist Callie Terrell, who turns 100 next month, works with a client. MUST CREDIT: Photo courtesy of James Boyd.
Hairstylist who witnessed history plans to retire at age 100, but not by choice
October 7, 2018 - 9:00am
October 3, 2018
Jeremy (left, with dog, Buddy) and Lori have been living under the eastbound Highway 10 bridge in Detroit Lakes for most of the summer. Recently, they were forced to move on, but, despite feeling like that don't have a lot of options, they want to stay in the area and find housing. Kaysey Price / Forum News Service
Traveling, broke and hungry: An inside look at what homelessness is like in Detroit Lakes
October 3, 2018 - 12:39pm
October 2, 2018
A portrait of corrections officer Joseph Parise is displayed before funeral services for him at Fort Snelling Memorial Chapel. Parise, 37, of Forest Lake, Minn. died Sept. 24 at Regions Hospital in St. Paul after suffering a medical emergency at the Minnesota Correctional Facility- Oak Park Heights after responding to an inmate assault on another officer. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
'Joe changed the world': Hundreds mourn corrections officer who died at Minnesota prison
October 2, 2018 - 8:11pm
October 1, 2018
Photo courtesy of Wikipedia.
A Border Patrol agent threw a gender-reveal party. He ended up starting a 47,000-acre wildfire.
October 1, 2018 - 7:50am
September 25, 2018
During a re-naturalization ceremony at the Germanic American Institute in St. Paul, Fred Amram, left, is handed his citizenship papers by German Consul General Herbert Quelle, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. Amram received German citizenship 83 years after he and his family were stripped of their citizenship in Nazi Germany. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minneapolis Holocaust survivor has German citizenship restored decades after Nazis took it from him
September 25, 2018 - 9:43pm
September 22, 2018
Tzippy and Yitzchok Reiter during their wedding celebration at a Masbia soup kitchen in New York City on Aug. 21. MUST CREDIT: Alexander Rapaport.
Want to make your wedding more meaningful? We hosted a reception at a soup kitchen.
September 22, 2018 - 5:50am
September 21, 2018
Travis Anderson, 37, of Fargo, poses for a photo with his wife, Donna, and three sons: Andrew, 6, Jackson, 3, and Ethan, 1. Special to Forum News Service
At 37, a lifelong Minnesota Vikings fan is finally attending his first game. He never envisioned it would be because of this.
September 21, 2018 - 7:00am
September 17, 2018
Carrie Underwood as Maria in NBC's 2013 production of "The Sound of Music Live!" MUST CREDIT: Nino Munoz, NBC
Carrie Underwood speaks out about the pain of three miscarriages
September 17, 2018 - 12:56pm
September 15, 2018
Getting married to a firefighter has its ups and downs, as bride Krista Boland learned Sept. 1 when her new husband Jeremy Bourasa (center) a St. Paul Park firefighter, dashed off to help fight a structure fire in Cottage Grove. Boland took it in stride. William Loeffler / Forum News Service
Minnesota firefighter says 'I do' then rushes to help extinguish blaze
September 15, 2018 - 8:10am
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