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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
January 8, 2018
More and more, Cocoa has realized that spending time inside isn't so bad when the temperature drops. (Jenny Schlecht/Agweek)
A good farm dog knows when it's time to come in from the cold
January 8, 2018 - 8:58am
Carolyn Lange / Tribune

Using ice blocks that weigh nearly 600 pounds, volunteers build the Spicer Ice Castle on Sunday morning at Saulsbury Beach on Green Lake. The 20-foot-tall structure will be the focal point of Spicer's Winterfest celebration, which kicks off Jan. 20 with fireworks and a lighting ceremony.
Nice ice: Ice castle will be focal point of Spicer Winterfest
January 8, 2018 - 5:05am
December 27, 2017
The rising sun colors the fog over Lake Superior in warm tones that contrasts with the chill blue of ice-coated rocks along the shore of Brighton Beach Wednesday morning, Dec. 27. Bob King / Forum News Serviceplay button
Northern Minnesota sees record lows as cold snap continues
December 27, 2017 - 8:02pm
December 21, 2017
Photo courtesy of Flickr users rkramer62.
5 things you should know about the shortest day of the year
December 21, 2017 - 11:45am
December 20, 2017
Juan Cabanela is a professor of physics and astronomy at Minnesota State University Moorhead and spends many hours working in the dark. David Samson / Forum News Service
Some jobs don’t get a lot of daylight, winter solstice or not
December 20, 2017 - 11:46pm
December 18, 2017
FILE PHOTO: Pronounced sundogs appear on each side of the sun  over Fargo as unseasonably cold temperatures form ice crystals suspended in the atmosphere, thereby refracting the sun's light. File photo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Major cold blast to crash into middle of nation by Christmas
December 18, 2017 - 12:47pm
December 17, 2017
Fat-bike riders compete in the 2017 Norpine Fat Bike Classic race last January on the Norpine ski trails  near Lutsen. The Norpine Trail Association will allow fat-biking on a segment of its trails this winter on a trial basis. Rod Haase Photography photo
North Shore ski trail will allow fat-biking on trial basis
December 17, 2017 - 6:35am
December 3, 2017
Tom Cherveny | Tribune
Emergency responders trailer up the rescue airboat after responding Feb. 12 to a report of a vehicle breaking through the ice on Long Lake north of Willmar. Its driver escaped unharmed.
Ice now is fragile, uneven; DNR says wait a couple weeks
December 3, 2017 - 11:16pm
December 1, 2017
Winter temperatures since 1970 warming most in Great Plains, Great Lakes
December 1, 2017 - 9:15pm
May 8, 2013
A large section of ice is visible Wednesday on Green Lake.  A resident who lives on the east side of the lake commented that the ice has been moving back and forth from the shore toward the middle of the lake the past several days. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Green Lake in Spicer, Minn., still waiting on ice-out record
May 8, 2013 - 4:52pm
April 20, 2013
Cartoon by Dave Granlund: Minnesota's endless winter
April 20, 2013 - 12:01am
April 18, 2013
Area schools dismiss students early today as winter storm moves across west central Minn.
April 18, 2013 - 11:57am