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October 28, 2017
Though it may not be the case for letting them sleep in your bed, a recent Mayo Clinic study found that allowing pets to sleep in the bedroom with you may not disrupt sleep as previously thought. (Dreamstime)
Let sleeping dogs lie … in your bedroom
October 28, 2017 - 11:30am
Today’s quiz answers the question whether freshly dug carrots and potatoes are better washed or unwashed for winter storage. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
GROWING TOGETHER: It's garden quiz time!
October 28, 2017 - 8:00am
Misshapen carrots occur when the carrot encounters an obstacle in the soil and changes growing course. Special to Forum News Service
FIELDING QUESTIONS: How do carrots end up braided?
October 28, 2017 - 7:00am
Cemeteries are "a living place,” said Calvary Cemetery supervisor Tim Sailstad. “It certainly is a place of prayer, but it’s a place where families connect. A cemetery is forever.” In honor of honoring the dead, here are some facts about being laid to rest. Steve Kuchera /
Headstones, cremation, mushroom spore suits: Tidbits on how to be laid to rest
October 28, 2017 - 5:55am
Ask a Master Gardener: Save your pumpkin seeds
October 28, 2017 - 2:32am
October 27, 2017
This Halloween, 46.3 percent of families will carve a pumpkin, according to the National Retail Federation. (Dreamstime/TNS)
Haunted fun for little hands
October 27, 2017 - 2:28pm
October 21, 2017
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
October 21, 2017 - 10:29am
Leaves can be mulched into the lawn instead of raking. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
October 21, 2017 - 8:30am
Monty Casperson, 7, laughs out loud as her friend Stone Schul, 7, raises his staff and pretends to be a powerful wizard. Bob King /
Handmade Halloween get-ups: ‘Duct tape and glue sticks, the holy grail of crafting’
October 21, 2017 - 4:00am
Have you Been Nextdoor?
October 21, 2017 - 2:57am
October 20, 2017
Rain-style showers are flooding the market, thanks to new water-saving technology and fancy features. (Kohler)
Plumber: Rain showerheads awash with new features
October 20, 2017 - 5:51pm
Two different size terrier dogs in tub with unhappy expressions and soap suds on heads.
Polishing up your pup for the winter ahead
October 20, 2017 - 4:59pm
October 17, 2017
Ask a Master Gardener: Raking fallen leaves
October 17, 2017 - 9:34am
October 14, 2017
Christina and Steven Allshouse stand among the Halloween decorations at their Duluth home. (Clint Austin /
Hallo-homes: Two Duluth families go all out for Halloween
October 14, 2017 - 9:52am
Common buckthorn shrub. Photo submitted.
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Shrub with berries identified as nuisance species
October 14, 2017 - 9:45am