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Spirit, soul and body: Free seminar this Saturday at Ecumen to focus on keys to healthy living
'Suspicious vehicle' call leads to marijuana charge
Burned-out headlight leads to marijuana charge
Two charged in storage shed break-in
One-car rollover between Perham, New York Mills ends in injury
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Lakers move up to No. 8 in Class AAA
Roth earns all-tournament honors at Summit Championship
Norman County West in danger of losing fall and winter sports
Area kids place at state free throw competition
Smith Leads Huskers at Big Ten Championships
Social Security in plain language
Luecks celebrating 50 years together
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Simons welcome twin daughters
'What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear': Listening is important--on both sides of the doctor's exam table
Friends & Neighbors
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Canine lovers, take note: National Puppy Day is almost here
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Willow Skye Forsberg
Mathew R. Veronen
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
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'
Pine to Palm
Severe Weather Announcements (4)
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