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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
October 17, 2008
Applications due Oct. 26 for position on MDA's organic advisory task force
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is seeking a representative from a Minnesota postsecondary research institution to fill one vacancy on the 14-member Minnesota Organic Advisory Task Force (OATF). Applicants must be Minnesota residents. The OATF provides...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
October 9, 2008
Ag dispute part of 7th District race
ST. PAUL - Glen Menze picks at Collin Peterson's biggest accomplishment - herding the 2008 farm bill to passage, and repassage over a presidential veto. Menze, a Republican trying for the second time to unseat western Minnesota's Democratic congressman, complained that the farm bill...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am
As House Ag Committee chairman, Collin Peterson has his hands full
Collin Peterson Party: Democratic Age: 64 Home: Detroit Lakes Occupation: Accountant Political experience: State senator three terms. Congressman...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am
July 6, 2008
MDA grant program will boost Minnesota's livestock industry
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is now accepting applications for the Livestock Investment Grant Program, a new program to help support the state's livestock industry. Livestock producers can apply for the funding to help offset the costs of improving or expanding their...
July 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 15, 2008
Canada thistle CRP plot tour set for June 25 in Ada
If you are a current CRP contract holder and are wondering what might be the best way to control Canada thistle and other weeds on your land, you will want to mark your calendar for Wednesday, June 25, from 9 a.m. to noon. A CRP weed control plot tour will be held on the Don Anderson...
June 15, 2008 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
MDA publishes 2008 directory of state's organic farms
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture has published its 2008 Directory of Minnesota Organic Farms. The directory lists more than 200 of Minnesota's certified organic producers, organized both by county and by the type of organic crops, livestock, fruits, or vegetables produced.
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
MDA leads partnership to serve state's organic sector
A group of state and federal agencies will formalize their commitment to Minnesota's organic agriculture industry with the signing of a memorandum of understanding in St.
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
May 31, 2008
Ten public agencies join forces in Organic Memorandum
A group of state and federal agencies will formalize their commitment to Minnesota's organic agriculture industry with the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) next week in St. Paul.
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am
May 24, 2008
Food, ag companies invited to Mexican food market
Minnesota food and agriculture companies are invited to discover new export opportunities in Mexican and Caribbean food markets at a seminar sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) and Food Export-Midwest. The seminar will provide an overview of the economies,...
May 24, 2008 - 12:00am
April 9, 2008
Ag dept says E-20 works well
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am
April 6, 2008
Biomass conference set for April 15-17 in Minneapolis focuses on sustainability
The opening general session at the International Biomass '08 Conference and Trade Show, to be held at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, April 15-17, will feature a biofuels sustainability panel titled Biofuels, Sustainability, and Carbon: Getting It Right, setting...
April 6, 2008 - 12:00am
March 26, 2008
Minnesota ag leaders head to Cuba
ST. PAUL - Minnesota companies already export agricultural goods, including livestock, to Cuba but a state delegation is headed there to plant seeds for increased trade. Officials leaving Saturday on a five-day trip to Havana say Minnesota is positioning itself to meet the island...
March 26, 2008 - 12:00am
March 1, 2008
Tips for farmers to use fuel more efficiently
Fuel prices are on the rise again. In fact, fuel prices have nearly tripled in the past several years, and if you believe the predictions for the next five years, the current prices may seem like a bargain. If these predictions hold true, farmers should seriously consider producing...
March 1, 2008 - 12:00am
Carbon trading brings ag opportunities
There has been a lot of talk about carbon sequestration and carbon credits recently. There isn't any doubt that plants can biologically remove and store carbon from the atmosphere, but the question is why would someone buy something that is not commercially tangible? The answer...
March 1, 2008 - 12:00am
February 3, 2008
Ag Matters - Is biodiesel an option?
DETROIT LAKES - With high fuel prices, interest in alternative fuels is at an all time high. This interest in fuels produced from food crops has also sparked considerable controversy. What fuels the debate is not only the effect on food costs, but also on the fuel manufacturing process....
February 3, 2008 - 12:00am