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Brad Dokken
Commentary: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies
4 hours 52 min ago
May 19, 2018
Pine cones abound on this spruce tree. Special to Forum News Service
What do all the pine cones mean on transplanted spruce?
May 19, 2018 - 8:51am
Wait to assess winter damage on evergreens until June to see if and where growth will resume. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Dead or alive perennials, and how to tell
May 19, 2018 - 8:37am
May 18, 2018
Sam Cook
Commentary: The unexpected pleasures of running in the rain
May 18, 2018 - 7:08am
Nicole Phillips, Kindness is Contagious columnist
Photo courtesy of Ann Fredricks Photography
Commentary: Kindness comforts while dog finds his way home
May 18, 2018 - 6:41am
May 16, 2018
Strawberries and blueberries are arranged to resemble the flag of Norway. David Samson / Forum News Service
Celebrate Syttende Mai with Norwegian cream layer cake
May 16, 2018 - 9:50am
May 12, 2018
Pinching out the centers of clematis vines doubles the growth as shown by the new sprouts. David Samson / Forum News Service
Old-time gardening wisdom alive and well
May 12, 2018 - 6:30am
When selecting a grass seed, look for one with Kentucky bluegrass, the species best adapted to northern climates. Special to Forum News Service
How to pick the best-suited grass seed
May 12, 2018 - 6:03am
May 9, 2018
Raspberry-almond scones are set for Mother’s Day. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Raspberry almond scones a Mother's Day treat
May 9, 2018 - 9:10am
May 5, 2018
Don Kinzler, Growing Together gardening columnist for The ForumMichael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Knowing how deeply to plant can make or break garden
May 5, 2018 - 9:33am
Rutabagas are a root crop that grow well in Midwestern states. Special to Forum News Service
Old-time rutabagas back en vogue
May 5, 2018 - 8:36am
May 2, 2018
Grilled salmon tacos with corn tortillas are garnished with salsa made with avocado, grilled corn and cucumber. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Salmon tacos and avocado salsa a mouth-watering combo
May 2, 2018 - 7:45am
April 29, 2018
This newspaper clipping from May 16, 1996, recalls the Minnesota Walleye Opener Brad Dokken spent ice fishing on the still-frozen Lake of the Woods. File photo.
The '96 walleye opener was a day to remember
April 29, 2018 - 6:04am
April 28, 2018
Aerial orchid roots are a sign the plant is happy, and it’s best to allow them to develop undisturbed. Submitted image.
Aerial roots on orchid are normal
April 28, 2018 - 8:28am
Tomato cultivation in the vases of an urban garden on the terrace of an apartment. Stock image.
Beautiful gardens, no yard needed
April 28, 2018 - 7:58am
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