For our print subscribers, now is the time to activate your digital membership that’s included with your print subscription.

You can activate your membership either online at or by calling us at 218-732-3364 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday.

Activating your digital membership provides you access to the entire network of Forum Communications Co. content via our websites, access to the e-edition of the print newspaper you subscribe to and access to our mobile applications. Our websites and mobile applications are updated continuously with the latest information regarding COVID-19, and, of course, other community, state, national and world news.

By activating your membership, you’ll have access to a digital replica of the paper via the e-edition. Some favorite features of the e-edition are the ability to enlarge the text size and clip out and print crosswords or articles.

You can also access all websites within the Forum Communications news network using the same set of login credentials.

Newsletter signup for email alerts

You may also sign up for email newsletters on a variety of topics as well as breaking news alerts so you get headlines delivered directly to your email inbox.

Go online to and click on the “Activate Now” button. Register with active Google or Facebook accounts or, enter your email address and a password to use with your account. Then, check the appropriate boxes and click “Register.” Fill out the requested information so we can locate your account and activate your membership. That’s it!

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