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October 10, 2017
Ben Hanson, Parenting Perspectives columnist
After Vegas, our children deserve answers
October 10, 2017 - 8:08am
October 9, 2017
The Rub My Rack BBQ team from Fort Ripley Township is all smiles after making it to the finals Saturday of the Sam's Club National Pro BBQ Tour in Bentonville, Ark., where the family placed 29th overall -- but seventh in the pork ribs category -- among the 50 teams in the cook-off. Photo by Patty Blankenship
In national BBQ competition, Minn. family takes 7th in pork ribs, 29th overall
October 9, 2017 - 1:21pm
October 3, 2017
Aidan Wasik, 13, and G.K. Bear, the furry mascot of Rice Hospice's annual grief camp for children that marks its 20th anniversary this weekend. Anne Polta / Forum News Service
Willmar day camp helps kids cope with grief, loss
October 3, 2017 - 11:32pm
One of the hardest lessons a parent faces is learning to accept when your children are no longer little kids anymore. Special to The Forum
When little kids simply aren't little anymore
October 3, 2017 - 8:33am
October 1, 2017
Michelle Anderson turns to hug her sons Nikolas and Dylan during the district court judge swearing-in ceremony at the St. Louis County courthouse as Judge Gary Pagliaccetti looks on in Virginia on Friday, Sept. 22. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Cousins and colleagues: Mountain Iron natives bring special bond to bench
October 1, 2017 - 6:00am
September 26, 2017
Kris Kerzman / The Forum
Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
September 26, 2017 - 8:02am
September 25, 2017
Researchers from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center are testing an app in schools that analyzes language to determine whether teens are at risk for suicide. They call it Spreading Activation Mobile or "SAM." MUST CREDIT: John Pestian.
Teenage suicide is extremely difficult to predict. That's why some experts are turning to machines for help.
September 25, 2017 - 1:48pm
September 24, 2017
Property manager Alyssa Asheim shows the dog run area at the 300 Lime apartment complex in downtown Fargo. David Samson / The Forum
For the love of Fido: Pet-friendly apartments on the rise
September 24, 2017 - 10:18am
Ellie Just, co-owner of Bella Flora in Duluth, makes flower arrangements Friday afternoon, Sept. 22, at their store in downtown Duluth. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Pass it on: Putting the 'success' in business succession
September 24, 2017 - 12:00am
September 22, 2017
The Buffalo River Pumpkin Patch also features a straw maze, photo booth, petting zoo and horse-drawn rides. Forum file photo
Have some fun at one of these fall festivities for the family
September 22, 2017 - 11:28am
September 17, 2017
Jerry Kern of St. Paul talks about his life during a recent interview. Bob King / Forum News Service
'You gotta go on': 40 years later, Minnesota man reflects on tragic morning
September 17, 2017 - 7:09am
September 13, 2017
Children's book author Sandra Boynton takes tea with some of her whimsical characters. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the publication of Boynton's first book, "Hippos Go Berserk!" Photo for The Washington Post by Jesse Dittmar
Hippos, birdies, T. rexes, pigs: How Sandra Boynton built an empire and won your child's heart
September 13, 2017 - 7:07pm
September 12, 2017
Ben Hanson, Parenting Perspectives columnist
Go ahead, treat each other like 2-year-olds
September 12, 2017 - 10:02am
September 7, 2017
Singing storyteller, Bill Jamerson. Special to The Forum
Don't let cool temps fool you - the weekend is full of hot events
September 7, 2017 - 10:15am
September 5, 2017
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When can a child be left home alone? It depends.
September 5, 2017 - 4:36pm
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