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Chosen to bring the world updates on Santa's location on Christmas Eve, this B52 Bomber took off from Grand Forks Air Force base without knowing its crew would be chosen for the top secret Santa mission. Major Archie Henderson of rural Osage, Minn., (second from left) is pictured with from left Major Ken McKnight, Sgt. Herman Adams, Capt. William Thornhill, Capt. John Randall and Major Hank Dwight. Submitted photo
Minn. resident tracked Santa's 1964 flight from North Pole -- for real
7 hours 43 min ago
From left, Shelby and Gretchen; both are enrolled in the Golden Retriever Lifetime Study.  Washington Post photo by Marvin Joseph.
How 3,000 very good golden retrievers could help all dogs live longer
9 hours 57 min ago
December 13, 2017
Roxane Salonen
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
December 13, 2017 - 3:31pm
Norfolk Pine
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
December 13, 2017 - 2:00pm
Cake Mix Melted Snowman cookies are easy and fun to make. Alexandra Floersch / Forum News Service
Cake mix makes Christmas baking a breeze
December 13, 2017 - 1:52pm
December 12, 2017
Judy Johnson. Photo courtesy of Seefeldt Photography
Want to wish a 108-year-old a happy birthday? Here's your chance.
December 12, 2017 - 6:55pm
Cranberry juice, limeade and vodka make up the Mrs. Claus-mopolitan. Alexandra Floersch / Forum News Serviceplay button
4 holiday cocktails for morning, noon and night
December 12, 2017 - 11:14am
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Why we vomit: Throwing up the facts about an experience we've all had
December 12, 2017 - 10:37am
December 11, 2017
When I pulled Harlynn’s stocking out from the storage bins, I came undone once again. The sorrow was overwhelming, Val Kleppen writes. Special to Forum News Service
Holidays without late daughter are still hard
December 11, 2017 - 6:12pm
December 10, 2017
Work continues on Crazy Horse Memorial in South Dakota. (Courtesy of Amy Nelson)
Don't go south over the holidays. Head west to South Dakota, instead
December 10, 2017 - 8:00am
December 9, 2017
Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders
Short-term home stay may produce difficult transition
December 9, 2017 - 7:30am
December 8, 2017
In 1960 a Texas woman went to confession and then vanished. We now know the priest murdered her.
December 8, 2017 - 10:44am
A Christmas Tree Frappuccino, which baristas mistakenly made without its strawberry topping.  Washington Post photo by Maura Judkis.
Starbucks' Christmas Tree Frappuccino tastes like broken promises and Thin Mints
December 8, 2017 - 9:58am
A friend of Nicole Phillips gave many Christmas decorations to a single mom from India who wanted to make the season special for her son. Special to Forum News Service
Kindness is found in giving to others
December 8, 2017 - 7:00am
December 7, 2017
Lacey Chabert, left, with Brenden Sunderland, in "The Sweetest Christmas" - the one where she plays a baker who reconnects with her high school sweetheart over the holidays. MUST CREDIT: Ricardo Hubbs, Crown Media United States LLC
We can't take any more of 2017, so we've turned to the Hallmark Channel in desperation
December 7, 2017 - 2:48pm