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November 18, 2017
A basic winter survival kit should include a shovel, windshield scraper, jumper cables, a rope, winter hat, gloves and socks, a blanket or sleeping bag, matches, a flashlight, water, a candy bars orenergy bars, toilet paper, a whistle, something to read or an activity book with a writing utensil and a phone charger. Other suggested items not pictured include a candle, winter boots and sand, kitty litter or mats to be used for traction. David Samson / Forum News Serviceplay button
What you need in your winter survival kit
November 18, 2017 - 7:45am
October 8, 2017
File photo of Megan Lavery, 17, driving. Many states are increasingly legislating away teenagers rights behind the wheel, passing laws that restrict when, where and with whom teenagers can drive. (Jessica Kourkounis/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Teen drivers: How to ensure their safety - and insure yourself
October 8, 2017 - 11:02am
September 19, 2017
NDSU senior and criminal justice major Kyle Hardy, of Orange County, Calif., said he hasn't "felt unsafe ever" here in Fargo. "Because we are such a close-knit community I think that people look out for each other."  Dave Samson / Forum News Service
NDSU students feel safe despite high-profile crimes in recent years
September 19, 2017 - 10:33pm
August 17, 2017
A pinhole projector using two paper plates saves your eyeballs from the glare of the solar eclipse. Alexandra Floersch / The Forumplay button
3 easy ways to view the eclipse while protecting your eyes
August 17, 2017 - 9:34am
July 16, 2017
Fraser Shipyards in Superior, Wis., was fined after an employee died as a result of an accident in February. (Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service)
Safety concerns follow Fraser: Documents in worker’s death reveal a reactive workplace
July 16, 2017 - 6:00am
June 26, 2017
Fidget spinners, a popular spinning toy, was included in World Against Toys Causing Harm’s yearly summer toy safety advisory because of the potential for a choking hazard. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Fidget spinners, hoverboards top summer safety warning list
June 26, 2017 - 5:11pm
June 20, 2017
Warren Sapp photo from 2010 Pro Bowl from WikiMedia Commons
Jones: If Warren Sapp is worried about NFL safety, we all should be worried
June 20, 2017 - 10:19pm
May 26, 2017
Editiorial: Remembrance and safety are key for this weekend
May 26, 2017 - 7:32am
April 25, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Trains are shown Monday in the BNSF Railyard in Willmar. BNSF Railway in the last four years has invested $700 million in Minnesota, and this year expects to spend about $85 million in capital improvements.play button
Railroad industry reps discuss economic impact, improved safety
April 25, 2017 - 5:43am
April 20, 2017
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Landowners Aaron and Traci Fagen worked with the Minnesota Department of Transportation to make possible this permanent snow fence along a notorious curve on state Highway 67 west of Granite Falls.
MnDOT, landowners install first-of-its-kind snow fence
April 20, 2017 - 9:49am
April 14, 2017
Cyndi Woeck reflects on the life of her daughter, Danika Murphy, who died from injuries suffered in a motorcycle crash on I-94 on April 3, 2017.David Samson / Forum News Service
Mother says West Fargo 26-year-old killed in motorcycle crash lacked riding experience
April 14, 2017 - 10:43pm
April 5, 2017
More people using seat belts in the U.S., but still not enough
April 5, 2017 - 4:38pm
March 23, 2017
A laptop is seen on the screen of an X-ray security scanner at Sarajevo International Airport in Sarajevo February 26, 2014. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File Photo
Cabin or hold? Tech ban latest step in bomb detection battle
March 23, 2017 - 8:49am
Tribune file photo
MnDOT receives funds to improve dangerous intersection near Willmar
March 23, 2017 - 7:41am
February 20, 2017
Nick Wagner / Forum News Service file

Researchers say parents may want to limit teens' driving on weekends. The vast majority of young people who die in alcohol-related crashes are killed on Friday and Saturday evenings. Even if youth themselves are not drinking and driving, they are more likely to be killed by adults who have been drinking and driving on weekend evenings.
Limit teens' Saturday-night driving, experts suggest
February 20, 2017 - 8:33am
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