Forum Communications Company
FARGO, N.D. - Forum Communications Co. has released its newest mobile app called Snow Day, an app that provides a comprehensive look at weather-related updates throughout the entire Red River Valley.
Brought to you exclusively by WDAY and WDAZ and updated continuously, you wont find more up-to-date information regarding school postponements, activity cancellations or business closings caused b...
December 04, 2013 - 6:54pm
Western Wisconsin Sports
This Saturday marks my 25th anniversary as sports editor at The News.
It seems like just a few years ago that then-editor Nancee Melby invited me to New Richmond for lunch at The Willows. Nancee and I were friends, having worked together in the UW-River Falls Sports Information bureau.
A few minutes into our lunch, Nancee sprung the reason why she invited me to town. Paul Erickson, The News spo...
November 30, 2013 - 7:48pm
Awhile back, I wandered into an Internet discussion about the use of the word "non-compliant" to describe patients who didn't follow the doctor's instructions or take their medications as directed.
Don't use that word anymore; the correct and less judgmental term is "non-adherent," one person wrote.
A home health nurse shot back: She'd been using the term "non-compliant" for years, there wa...
October 17, 2013 - 11:20am
Have you every wondered why black beans have become so popular in the United States in recent years? They've long been a staple in our south-of-the-border neighbor, Mexico, where they're called frijoles negros.
Now, Americans have discovered that black beans not only are uniquely delicious but nutritious as well.
Few foods have as solid a nutritional profile as black beans. They are loaded wi...
February 08, 2013 - 2:31pm