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October 12, 2018
Excavation at the site of downtown Fargo’s new parking ramp and mixed-use building along 2nd Avenue North and Roberts Street has revealed the foundation of the old Carnegie Library.David Samson / The Forum
Downtown discoveries: The 5 Fargo excavations that have yielded mysterious finds since 2015
October 12, 2018 - 1:17pm
October 8, 2018
1,500-year-old pre-Viking era sword discovered in a Swedish lake by Saga Vanecek. Courtesy / JÖNKÖPINGS LÄNS MUSEUM
‘Daddy, I found a sword!’: 8-year-old former Minn. girl finds 1,500-year-old pre-Viking era relic in Swedish lake
October 8, 2018 - 9:08am
September 12, 2018
Mike Allmendinger, president of Kilbourne Group, kicks off the groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, for Block 9 in downtown Fargo.  Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editorplay button
$117 million multi-use Block 9 tower to transform skyline of downtown Fargo
September 12, 2018 - 6:29pm
September 5, 2018
Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe recognized as Purple Heart reservation
September 5, 2018 - 3:55pm
September 3, 2018
Ryan Miller, 22, is a carpenter’s apprentice and lives in Barnesville, Minn. He was working at the Catherine Cater Hall site on the campus of North Dakota State University on Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018. David Samson / The Forum
Labor Day a reminder to honor workers, and the fight for workplace rights
September 3, 2018 - 6:00am
August 12, 2018
The future of Soo Line Engine 2719 is stuck in limbo. The train is currently at the Lake Superior Railroad Museum in Duluth. Tyler Schank / Forum News Service
Lake Superior Railroad Museum to lose steam engine
August 12, 2018 - 8:05am
July 23, 2018
The steel mock-up of Felix Battles. Special to The Forum
'Diversity has always been here': Funding exceeded for monument of black Civil War hero from Moorhead
July 23, 2018 - 8:45am
June 28, 2018
Sophia Haubrich dances in front of the Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox statues on Thursday morning, June 28, while her cousin Sebastian Brooks snaps a photo and her grandmother Gail Haubrich watches. Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Service
National Paul Bunyan Day celebrates Minnesota's iconic resident
June 28, 2018 - 5:23pm
June 25, 2018
Civil War veteran Timothy Peters' grave finally has the correct military headstone. The headstone was dedicated Saturday, June 23, in Alexandria, S.D. Ellen Bardash / Forum News Service
Civil War veteran honored with long-awaited headstone in South Dakota
June 25, 2018 - 7:42am
June 11, 2018
Ya sure: Regional dialects persist across Upper Midwest
June 11, 2018 - 8:05am
June 10, 2018
Detroit Lakes bakery closes after over 100 years of service
June 10, 2018 - 5:04pm
May 22, 2018
'American Pickers' coming to North Dakota
May 22, 2018 - 8:34pm
May 12, 2018
Crazy Horse Monument in the Black Hills near Custer, S.D. Special to The Forum
Reclaiming the legacy of Crazy Horse: Lakota warrior's descendants aim to set the record straight
May 12, 2018 - 6:02am
May 9, 2018
The Houston Mansion is a bonanza farm home built by David Houston in 1881 near Hunter, N.D. It was moved to Bonanzaville on Sept. 27, 1971. Submitted photo
Bonanzaville's Houston Mansion gets $6,000 for repairs
May 9, 2018 - 3:00pm
February 26, 2018
Bonanzaville curator Kaci Johnson shows a color poster for William McKinley's presidential campaign. David Samson / The Forum
Gems in the attic: F-M area museums, archives hold hidden historic treasures
February 26, 2018 - 6:02am