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October 28, 2017
My wife has filled our downstairs larder with hundreds of pints and quarts of dill pickles, sauerkraut, salsa, tomatoes, sweet pickles, pickled string beans, pickled peppers and canned peaches. Illustration
The Last Windrow: Fruitful summer comes to close
October 28, 2017 - 10:00am
From the Lefthand Corner: Give 'MEA' misnomer a proper burial
October 28, 2017 - 8:30am
October 25, 2017
Column: Drop-off debacles affect parents, too
October 25, 2017 - 8:54am
October 23, 2017
Guest editorial: Enbridge Line 3 replacement project vital for Minnesota
October 23, 2017 - 10:04pm
October 22, 2017
As I See It: Me thinks we doth protest too much
October 22, 2017 - 5:00am
Faith column: Modern Christianity
October 22, 2017 - 4:30am
October 21, 2017
Cheesehead Chatter: Take those small steps to reach your goals
October 21, 2017 - 5:30am
Last Windrow: A special trek into the woods
October 21, 2017 - 4:30am
October 16, 2017
I'm not suggesting totally turning oneself off to the bigger picture, but I am suggesting that every once in awhile maybe ignorance is not just bliss, but it's also good for our health. Illustration
Grim's Tales: Vacation: A break from more than work
October 16, 2017 - 8:00am
October 15, 2017
Faith: There's always hope
October 15, 2017 - 3:30am
October 14, 2017
Photo by garethwiscombe [CC BY 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons
Cracker Barrel: Legacy in stone
October 14, 2017 - 8:00am
From the Lefthand Corner: Walz makes strong move in quest to be governor
October 14, 2017 - 7:30am
October 13, 2017
In 2014, the Brainerd Dispatch staff was challenged to eat lutefisk by the staff of the Bemidji Pioneer (another Forum Communications newspaper) or donate money to charity. These are a couple of the adventurous Dispatch employees who gave it a try - and their reactions. Brainerd Dispatch file photo.
The Last Windrow: No more wisecracks about lutefisk
October 13, 2017 - 6:00am
October 11, 2017
Dave Hoops lives in Duluth and is a veteran brewer and beer judge. 
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Column: The basic art of a beer dinner
October 11, 2017 - 2:10pm
October 7, 2017
Vogt's Notes: Proud to publish real news all the time
October 7, 2017 - 9:00am