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March 7, 2018
Danny Sieve (left) helps his 8-year-old daughter Julia Luepke take off down the luge he built in the backyard of their Alexandria home. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
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Dad builds luge run for backyard fun
March 7, 2018 - 6:00am
March 5, 2018
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A city of Willmar snowplow drives west on the 300 block of Trott Avenue Southwest in Willmar, clearing the roads during the snowstorm Monday afternoon. The late-winter storm brought everything from freezing rain to snow throughout Monday, and blustery winds added to difficult travel conditions across much of Minnesota.
March lion roars: Slow-moving storm delivers sleet, thunder ice, graupel, heavy snow and wind
March 5, 2018 - 6:54pm
February 25, 2018
Sam Hendrickson, 14, of Duluth skis off the lip of a drop on a North Shore stream on Feb. 18 during an outing with his family. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Unexpected Olympic moments up a frozen river
February 25, 2018 - 6:08am
February 20, 2018
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Cold weather car safety
February 20, 2018 - 7:45am
February 18, 2018
After helping construct a snow shelter, fifth-grader Gianna Figueroa of Hibbing keeps watch on a fishing tip-up during a Cherry School outing on Long Lake near Cherry on Feb. 9. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Taking the classroom to the lake
February 18, 2018 - 11:25am
February 4, 2018
Ramona Bracker of Neola, Iowa, stands on the runners of a dogsled at Chilly Dogs Sled Dog Trips in Ely. Photo courtesy Ramona Bracker
Iowa fields to the north woods: Ely dogsledding experience proves transformative for first-time musher
February 4, 2018 - 6:15am
February 2, 2018
Sam Cook
Trip talk unloads the weight of winter
February 2, 2018 - 6:32am
January 30, 2018
Martha Schouweiler waves to the crowd as she starts the John Beargrease mid-distance race on Sunday, Jan. 28. On Monday, she won the race for the fourth straight year. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Schouweiler claims fourth Beargrease mid-distance win
January 30, 2018 - 5:31am
January 29, 2018
John Beargrease marathon musher Blair Braverman nears the Trail Center checkpoint with two dogs riding in her sled bag. Steve Kuchera / vplay button
Northwoods traffic jam as mushers, dogs push toward Beargrease finish
January 29, 2018 - 6:04pm
January 21, 2018
Brad Dokken
Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
January 21, 2018 - 9:27am
Fat-bikes have wider tire tracks than even mountain bikes. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
January 21, 2018 - 6:56am
January 19, 2018
Long parkas with fur hoods offer both function and fashion when it comes to braving cold temperatures. Photo courtesy of
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
January 19, 2018 - 2:19pm
January 14, 2018
Shoppers return to their cars from Northport Hornbachers through clouds of exhaust from idling cars Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Push to curb vehicle idling gains little steam in frigid ND, Minnesota
January 14, 2018 - 2:45pm
January 10, 2018
Vornado heater in bedroom. Yourbestdigs via Flickr
5 things to know about space heaters
January 10, 2018 - 11:14am
January 9, 2018
Andrea Baumgardner makes a bagel sandwich for a customer in March 2016 at BernBaum's inside MidMod Madhaus at 115 Roberts Street, Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
What does winter taste like?
January 9, 2018 - 10:30am