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May 4, 2018
Katie Pinke
Growing careers 97 miles from a Starbucks
May 4, 2018 - 3:27pm
April 27, 2018
Katie Pinke
A positive look at those 'annoying' friends in direct sales
April 27, 2018 - 3:50pm
April 20, 2018
Katie Pinke's in-laws live nearby and her mother-in-law, Carol, pictured with Katie's daughters, helps support and care for the family. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
The gift of a supportive mother-in-law
April 20, 2018 - 2:00pm
April 9, 2018
Sean Brotherson is a service family science specialist for the North Dakota State University Extension. File photo / Forum News Service
Farm stress contributing to farmer suicides, expert says
April 9, 2018 - 11:56am
March 24, 2018
Katie Pinke sits alongside her husband, Nathan, whose dreams changed and he chose to move back to his hometown and work in a family business. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
When dreams change, embrace and encourage
March 24, 2018 - 8:39am
March 3, 2018
South Border Mustangs fans cheer on their boys basketball team in 2014. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
An outsider's view on the advantages of small town sports
March 3, 2018 - 6:07am
February 4, 2018
92nd annual Sauerkraut Day Oct. 11, 2017 in Wishek, N.D. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
How can communities overcome the 'you're not from here' culture to grow for the future?
February 4, 2018 - 3:26am
November 27, 2017
Bob Wilhelmi, owner of The Pain Reliever bar and grill in Nekoma, N.D.. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Farm-town hangouts play a vital role in connecting people, communities
November 27, 2017 - 6:12am
Balta Bar and Grill in Balta, N.D. Special to Forum News Service
Readers' choices for favorite farm-town hangout
November 27, 2017 - 5:49am
November 4, 2017
Katie Pinke
I'm thankful I live 97 miles from a Starbucks
November 4, 2017 - 5:27am
March 6, 2017
Rural fire and rescue squad members train to be just as prepared to extricate patients from a crashed vehicle as their full-time counterparts. Submitted photo.
Column: Rural life depends on fire, ambulance volunteers
March 6, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 17, 2017
Doug Peterson, right, the longtime retiring president of the Minnesota Farmers Union, visits with Steven Read at his Shepherd's Way Farms, where Read and his wife Jodi Ohlsen Read produce artisan sheep milk cheese in Nerstrand, Minn.  (Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
Retired longtime Farmers Union president talks about rural, farming life
January 17, 2017 - 7:53am
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