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MN Department of Revenue warns of W-2 email phishing scam targeting payroll and human resource professionals
Special council meetings set: Scheduling conflicts result in separate sessions for street project, sales tax
Planning Commission vote on controversial condo project ends in tie
DL Police Department asking for help identifying persons of interest in theft case
Dayton signs bill allowing Xcel to switch coal plant to natural gas
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Tjepkes graduates from UM-Crookston
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Area students graduate from MSUM
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Friends & Neighbors
Dan's Service Center has new service advisor
MN gas prices down 2 cents
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
Economic Development Summit scheduled for March 3
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
Picture perfect images: Lakes Area Photography Show opens this weekend at Washington Square Mall
Celebrate Women's History Month
Vince Neil coming to Shooting Star March 3: Motley Crue frontman to perform solo set for Mahnomen fans
That magic touch: ‘Experience the extraordinary’ with Craig Karges at Ulen’s Top Hat Theatre
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Maplewood Saturday
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Lee Hamilton column: The threats to our democracy
Letter: Trump is my president
Letter: DL City Council way out of line with projects to be funded by new sales tax
Letter: Becker County jail should be built by local craftspeople
Detroit Lakes Tribune editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Blane Klemek column: Energetic, cheerful chickadees make for good company
Brad Laabs column: Ice fishing gets tricky now, but it's not over yet
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
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DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
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Pine to Palm
January 21, 2014
Bee buzz gets louder at Minnesota State Capitol
ST. PAUL -- Bees are tiny, but are big players in crop production, so the growing problem of them dying off is creating a huge concern throughout...
January 21, 2014 - 9:19am
U.S. Rep. Peterson sanguine on dairy program
WASHINGTON — House Agriculture Committee ranking member Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said last week he thinks a dairy program that he can accept is being worked out and that it will pave the way for House leadership to bring the farm bill to the floor the week of Jan. 27 and be finished...
January 21, 2014 - 8:07am
January 18, 2014
Apply for livestock grants
Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson announced that $1 million in grant funding is being made available to livestock producers in the state for on-farm improvements. The Livestock Investment Grants help farmers stay competitive and reinvest in their industry. Qualifying...
January 18, 2014 - 6:00am
January 9, 2014
Building biodiesel markets: Minnesota soybean growers, including Callaway’s Zurns, visit NYC
With Minnesota preparing to switch to a higher biodiesel mandate, soybean industry officials in the state recently visited New York to learn more about biodiesel use there. “We wanted to show them (New York officials) that they have soybean farmers’ support, that we think biodiesel...
January 9, 2014 - 9:00am
December 23, 2013
Zurn receives American Agri-Women award
When asked what she does for a living, Karolyn Zurn doesn’t hesitate to say that she’s a farmer. But the rural Callaway resident also...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
December 23, 2013 - 1:00pm
December 15, 2013
Ag forum draws crowd
With all the changes in Minnesota state tax law that take effect on Jan. 1, estate planning has become more critical for farmers than ever before. That was the crux of the message that Pemberton Law attorney Charlie Seuntjens delivered at Thursday’s Agricultural Issues Forum...
December 15, 2013 - 6:31pm
December 11, 2013
Two Minn. ag councils holding board elections
Minnesota’s Dairy Research and Promotion Council and the Minnesota Turkey Research and Promotion Council are holding elections for their board members. These board members decide where producer check-off dollars are spent. Dairy elections are broken down by districts at the county...
December 11, 2013 - 12:00pm
December 9, 2013
Peterson: Farm bill talks close, bill heading for January vote
WASHINGTON – After months of doubt, the top House Democrat in ongoing negotiations says lawmakers are a near a deal that would pave the way for passing a farm bill in the next month. Minnesota Rep. Collin Peterson, one of four House and Senate negotiators working behind the scenes...
December 9, 2013 - 1:53pm
December 5, 2013
Canola event being held for area farmers
The Minnesota Canola Council invites farmers to Rediscover Canola: The Game Has Changed, December 17, at Gene’s in Roseau. The event is free to Minnesota and North Dakota farmers and university personnel. According to Beth Nelson, president of the council, the United States currently...
December 5, 2013 - 8:00am
Livestock producers can apply for grants
Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson announced that $1 million in grant funding is being made available to livestock producers in the state for on-farm improvements. The Livestock Investment Grants help farmers stay competitive and reinvest in their industry. The...
December 5, 2013 - 7:00am
November 6, 2013
Minnesota farmers’ story same for weather, economics: volatile
MINNEAPOLIS -- Farmers face unpredictability, whether the topic is the weather or economics. In the weather, farmers are going to be forced...
November 6, 2013 - 8:12am
November 3, 2013
Minnesota GLCA videoconference set
The Minnesota Grazing Lands Conservation Association (GLCA) will host a videoconference, “Keep it Growing, Keep it Green: Soil Health and Water Protection Are the Answers,” on Thursday, Dec. 5 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Those interested in attending can go to any of the nine...
November 3, 2013 - 9:00am
November 1, 2013
Scientists at the West Central Research and Outreach Center are building a dairy operation that runs on renewable energy
MORRIS, Minn. – Renewable energy projects have, historically, focused on the way that humans can reduce their fossil fuel consumption. But Minnesota is home to more livestock than people: 468,000 milk cows and 7.8 million pigs compared to just 5.3 million residents. Because livestock...
November 1, 2013 - 10:04pm
Congressman Peterson optimistic again for farm bill vote
WILLMAR, Minn. — After months of stalemate over a new five-year extension of the farm bill, 7th District Congressman Collin Peterson is optimistic that a House and Senate conference committee will hammer out the differences and bring a bill to a vote. He believes votes could...
November 1, 2013 - 9:44pm
October 29, 2013
Farm bill conference begins
WASHINGTON -- U.S. House and Senate negotiators Wednesday begin to discuss differences about versions of the farm bill they passed, with a goal of passing new federal farm policy by year’s end. The first public meeting of the conference committee begins at 1:30 p.m. Central time...
October 29, 2013 - 9:02pm