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April 5, 2018
1883 courthouse getting more renovations
April 5, 2018 - 6:58am
March 30, 2018
Jenny Pacanowski carries her puppy after leading a writing workshop for combat women with her organization Females Veterans Empowered to Transition in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Must credit: Photo by Mark Makela for The Washington Post
Female vets keep fighting to be written into history
March 30, 2018 - 8:00pm
March 29, 2018
Jefferson ‘Wine Tasting & Exploration’ set at Arts Center
March 29, 2018 - 6:57am
March 15, 2018
In an undated handout photo, the skeleton of an 8-year-old Neanderthal boy recovered from the El Sidrón cave in Spain. New research suggests that the brain of the juvenile Neanderthal developed more slowly than that of a similarly aged Homo sapiens child, but scientists don’t yet know why. (Paleoanthropology Group MNCN-CSIC via The New York Times Copyright 2018)
Humans bred with this mysterious species more than once, new study shows
March 15, 2018 - 1:32pm
March 9, 2018
Katie Pinke
History is a gift that gives roots to the present
March 9, 2018 - 6:32am
February 25, 2018
George Washington. Library of Congress.
The epic bender to celebrate George Washington and the newly finished U.S. Constitution
February 25, 2018 - 11:03am
February 22, 2018
The plutonium at Hierapolis, Turkey / Wikimedia Commons
Scientists discover the secret to ancient Roman 'Gate to Hell'
February 22, 2018 - 1:23pm
February 19, 2018
This copy of the Declaration of Independence, made in the 1820s, was given to founding father James Madison. MUST CREDIT: Handout
Rare copy of Declaration of Independence survived Civil War hidden behind wallpaper
February 19, 2018 - 1:57pm
February 12, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack stands next to subject files Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, in the Forum library. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Old news rich in history
February 12, 2018 - 8:00am
January 29, 2018
Commentary: Want a free press? Then protect - and celebrate - whistleblowers.
January 29, 2018 - 2:03pm
January 26, 2018
Stock Image / Pixabay
In handwritten letter, former ND man allegedly claims 3 Alcatraz prisoners 'barely' survived 1962 escape - and that he's one of them
January 26, 2018 - 1:56pm
January 4, 2018
Sgt. Wilber Hunter, left, died on the ice of the Chesapeake Bay. The Washington Post, Feb. 9, 1936
With a blizzard raging, these rescuers set out on a doomed mission for an icebound island
January 4, 2018 - 2:29pm
Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth II and Matt Smith as Philip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh, in "The Crown." MUST CREDIT: Robert Viglasky - Netflix.
Do you fall down a Wikipedia rabbit hole after each episode of 'The Crown'? You're not alone.
January 4, 2018 - 12:32pm
January 2, 2018
The front page of The Forum as it appeared on July 18, 1934.
The time a ND governor was convicted of a felony, refused to leave office and declared martial law
January 2, 2018 - 11:07am
December 30, 2017
Mark Halvorson, curator of collections research at the State Historical Society of North Dakota, holds a bomber jacket worn by a New Salem man who served in the Army Air Corps as a radio operator during World War II. The jacket was donated by his family. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
North Dakota's largest museum collects both ordinary, extraordinary
December 30, 2017 - 10:47pm
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