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January 5, 2019
Blanche O’Brien was the switchboard operator for Hines Telephone Association for 40 years. Courtesy of Lowell O'Brien
Early telephone operators brought community together
January 5, 2019 - 4:46pm
December 27, 2018
Worker Tammy Pearce packs a recently sold swastika desk ornament in November 2018 at  Alexander Historical Auctions in Chesapeake City, Maryland.  Photo for The Washington Post by Eileen Blass
History or hatred? Selling Hitler's belongings and Nazi artifacts stirs a backlash
December 27, 2018 - 1:38pm
November 16, 2018
One of the many decorated Christmas trees on display at the Festival of Trees in 2013 at the Fargodome. Forum News Service file photo
What you might not know about the Christmas tree
November 16, 2018 - 7:36am
November 11, 2018
Kicks Iron.
Frank Fiske / Photo Courtesy SHSND SA 1952-02871
Frontier photographer Frank Fiske's work capturing Standing Rock resurrected in new book
November 11, 2018 - 6:00am
September 17, 2018
Olli Kinkkonen's headstone in Park Hill Cemetery sits near the graves of Isaac McGhie, Elmer Jackson and Elias Clayton, the victims of the 1920 lynching in Duluth. Kinkkonen was buried in an unmarked grave until 1993, when the Tyomies Society installed a headstone that reads "Olli Kinkkonen, 1881 — 1918, Victim of Warmongers." Jimmy Lovrien / Forum News Service
Finnish immigrant was 'victim of warmongers' 100 years ago in Duluth
September 17, 2018 - 8:19pm
September 15, 2018
Members of the Brookland Literary and Hunting Club view footage from Eve Austin's oral history project on the club. MUST CREDIT: Photo by Doug Kapustin for The Washington Post
The story of a secret poker society started by pioneering African-Americans
September 15, 2018 - 6:00am
September 10, 2018
“The Manners, Customs and Condition of the North American Indians” by George Catlin is the oldest book in the North Dakota State Library's catalog. The two-volume set was printed in 1841 in London.  Jack Dura / Bismarck Tribune
Oldest materials in ND state archives, library highlight state's past
September 10, 2018 - 6:00am
September 3, 2018
Image is public domain vintage Rosie the riveter, we can do it poster, with Rosie isolated from the original background. https://www.publicdomainpictures.net/en/view-image.php?image=76001&picture=we-can-do-it-poster
Rosie the Riveter isn't who you think she is
September 3, 2018 - 3:50pm
August 17, 2018
Vicki, from left, Marty and Crystal Johnson stand Wednesday, Aug. 15, in front of their 1896 farmhouse south of Horace, N.D. The building is in the way of the Red River diversion project. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
'Family heartbreak': 122-year-old farmhouse must make way for Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project
August 17, 2018 - 8:10pm
August 6, 2018
When the egg carton gets empty, Jenny Schlecht is happy she can go to the store rather than the chicken coop. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
I'm happy I don't have to raise chickens
August 6, 2018 - 6:17am
July 26, 2018
Amelia Earhart in 1928. Photo from the Library of Congress
Dozens heard Amelia Earhart's final, chilling pleas for help, researchers say
July 26, 2018 - 8:44am
June 24, 2018
Founding members of the Cornerstones, a popular regional band, from left: Lanny Aaker, Fred Seidl and Steve Rood reminisce about the sixties during a recent stop at Kenny's Music in Grand Forks. Eric Hylden / Forum News Serviceplay button
1968 changed America forever
June 24, 2018 - 7:18am
June 17, 2018
Jessie Veeder's special place is special for everyone who has spent time there over the years. Jessie Veeder / Forum News Service
Commentary: Family ranch is a special place, not just for the ones who live there now
June 17, 2018 - 6:53am
May 18, 2018
The Rainbow Seniors conduct a business meeting Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at the Pride Collective and Community Center, Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Red River Rainbow Seniors work to share stories of LGBTQ locals
May 18, 2018 - 1:28pm
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