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March 30, 2018
Jenny Pacanowski carries her puppy after leading a writing workshop for combat women with her organization Females Veterans Empowered to Transition in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Must credit: Photo by Mark Makela for The Washington Post
Female vets keep fighting to be written into history
March 30, 2018 - 8:00pm
March 15, 2018
In an undated handout photo, the skeleton of an 8-year-old Neanderthal boy recovered from the El Sidrón cave in Spain. New research suggests that the brain of the juvenile Neanderthal developed more slowly than that of a similarly aged Homo sapiens child, but scientists don’t yet know why. (Paleoanthropology Group MNCN-CSIC via The New York Times Copyright 2018)
Humans bred with this mysterious species more than once, new study shows
March 15, 2018 - 1:32pm
March 9, 2018
Katie Pinke
History is a gift that gives roots to the present
March 9, 2018 - 6:32am
February 25, 2018
George Washington. Library of Congress.
The epic bender to celebrate George Washington and the newly finished U.S. Constitution
February 25, 2018 - 11:03am
February 22, 2018
The plutonium at Hierapolis, Turkey / Wikimedia Commons
Scientists discover the secret to ancient Roman 'Gate to Hell'
February 22, 2018 - 1:23pm
February 19, 2018
This copy of the Declaration of Independence, made in the 1820s, was given to founding father James Madison. MUST CREDIT: Handout
Rare copy of Declaration of Independence survived Civil War hidden behind wallpaper
February 19, 2018 - 1:57pm
February 12, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack stands next to subject files Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, in the Forum library. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Old news rich in history
February 12, 2018 - 8:00am
January 29, 2018
Commentary: Want a free press? Then protect - and celebrate - whistleblowers.
January 29, 2018 - 2:03pm
January 26, 2018
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In handwritten letter, former ND man allegedly claims 3 Alcatraz prisoners 'barely' survived 1962 escape - and that he's one of them
January 26, 2018 - 1:56pm
January 4, 2018
Sgt. Wilber Hunter, left, died on the ice of the Chesapeake Bay. The Washington Post, Feb. 9, 1936
With a blizzard raging, these rescuers set out on a doomed mission for an icebound island
January 4, 2018 - 2:29pm
Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth II and Matt Smith as Philip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh, in "The Crown." MUST CREDIT: Robert Viglasky - Netflix.
Do you fall down a Wikipedia rabbit hole after each episode of 'The Crown'? You're not alone.
January 4, 2018 - 12:32pm
January 2, 2018
The front page of The Forum as it appeared on July 18, 1934.
The time a ND governor was convicted of a felony, refused to leave office and declared martial law
January 2, 2018 - 11:07am
December 30, 2017
Mark Halvorson, curator of collections research at the State Historical Society of North Dakota, holds a bomber jacket worn by a New Salem man who served in the Army Air Corps as a radio operator during World War II. The jacket was donated by his family. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
North Dakota's largest museum collects both ordinary, extraordinary
December 30, 2017 - 10:47pm
December 23, 2017
Mark Halvorson, curator of collections research at the State Historical Society of North Dakota, shows the inner workings of a horse-drawn fire engine from approximately 1914 used in Petersburg Fire Department in the northeast park of the state. The storage facility on the edge of Bismarck holds numerous items too large for display at the Heritage Center. (Mike Mccleary, Bismarck Tribune)
State museum exhibits offer glimpse of vast collection
December 23, 2017 - 6:58pm
November 20, 2017
The Old Lutheran Advent calendar is available for purchase online or in the Moorhead store at 1408 1st Ave. N. Danielle Teigen / The Forum
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
November 20, 2017 - 9:47am
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