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XC: Laker boys third, girls fifth at Hermes Invite
Lakers down Prowlers in five-set thriller
DL Youth Hockey fundraiser banquet Oct. 14
Middle schoolers revive Chess Club
HALL OF HONOR: 2006 girls golf first-ever state champions
Mn State colleges, universities waive application fees in October
The beauty of God's Grace
'We have so much to celebrate'; At 99 years old, First Lutheran gets a facelift
There's a new pastor in town
Finding God all over this socialist, nonreligious country
Friends & Neighbors
Green awarded by small-business group
Essentia Health Welcomes Licensed Psychologist in Detroit Lakes
Shaping up your business: Biz boot camp set for Oct. 17
Renting a car
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
Maplewood to host Leaf Days this weekend
MN singer-songwriter to give Saturday concert at Holmes
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Marion E. Olson
Duane L. Erickson
DeAnn K. Helliksen
Jerome F. "Jody" Muench
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Student Republican assaulted prior to debate because she was wearing pro-Trump clothing
Jacob can now rest, parents should not
Thank you for a successful rotary blood screening
Big garbage, big economy
Stop the lies against Eken
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
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