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Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
Second woman accuses Sen. Franken of sexual harassment
Montana man hunting for pheasants shoots, kills rapidly-approaching grizzly bear
A career spent fighting wildfires: DL man puts down the hose after 28 years
Call the doctor, this dirt needs help: Local farmers will play key role in new healthy soils initiative
Gulon, Tracy reach state swimming championship podium
Payne continues point streak against EGF
'I'm just playing football': A humble Adam Thielen is the Vikings' feel-good story
Thielen keeps streaks going in Vikings victory over Rams
McDougall blanks Royals for first victory of the season
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Country singer-songwriter Dustin Lynch at Shooting Star this Friday
World Kindness Day is November 13
It's time to 'Light Up the Lakes'!: Santa's seeking entries for his Nov. 27 Parade of Lights in DL
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Irene Rose Byer
Maureen "Mary" Miller
Maxine M. Boswell
Marilyn Joy Ostrander
House tax bill hurts charitable giving
A heartfelt thanks
Letters: Farmers need tax reform that helps middle class
Tax bills based on unsound economics, unwise fiscal policy
Letter: Proposed tax cut plans and the national debt
How birds and mammals survive the winter
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
First ice bite is good, but not worth foolish risks
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
September 28, 2012
Drought worsens over parts of Red River Valley
FARGO - The drought intensified in portions of the Red River Valley as areas now are classified in the extreme category. That designation, in an updated Drought Monitor issued Thursday, applies to an area of the central and northern Red River Valley and northwest Minnesota. The...
September 28, 2012 - 8:40am
September 14, 2012
CRP haying, grazing reports due
Farmers in Becker County are being asked to remember that once emergency or managed haying and/or grazing of CRP has been completed, they are responsible to report the actual number of acres hayed or grazed to their local USDA Farm Service Agency office as soon as possible. The...
September 14, 2012 - 2:31pm
May 25, 2012
American Crystal has no plans to change offer to union
MOORHEAD - With the price of its 10-month-old lockout falling by the day and thousands of workers seeking jobs under the terms rejected by union employees, American Crystal Sugar has no plans - and little incentive - to budge from the contract offer it's had on the table since last...
May 25, 2012 - 8:28am
April 27, 2012
Early wheat endures
FISHER, Minn. -- The earliest spring wheat planted in the region in years looks pretty good, despite enduring below-freezing temperatures for...
April 27, 2012 - 6:38am
April 19, 2012
Farm bill cuts would hit food stamps
Complying with GOP mandates to reduce spending, the House Agricultural Committee voted Wednesday to cut $33 billion over 10 years to the nation's...
April 19, 2012 - 8:34am
March 20, 2012
Fire danger increasing across region
Flooding may not be an issue this spring, but another nasty "F" word is beginning to creep its way into the vocabulary. Fire -- especially the danger of wildfire -- is becoming an increasing concern on both sides of the Red River.
March 20, 2012 - 8:52am
November 2, 2011
'Loud and clear message': Union workers overwhelmingly reject contract
By a 90 percent majority vote, union members on Tuesday rejected the amended contract proposals American Crystal Sugar Co. offered last month, according to union official John Riskey. "Today our members sent a loud and clear message to American Crystal executives," Riskey said, reading...
November 2, 2011 - 6:36am
September 20, 2011
Supporters of sugar workers take message to aisles
GRAND FORKS - Shoppers have begun to find leaflets supporting locked-out American Crystal Sugar Co.
September 20, 2011 - 8:31am
September 13, 2011
Tensions high on American Crystal picket line
GRAND FORKS - Tensions continue to rise as the ongoing labor dispute between American Crystal Sugar Co.
September 13, 2011 - 8:45am
August 25, 2011
Crystal Sugar, union agree to resume talks Thursday with federal mediator
GRAND FORKS - A union representative confirmed this afternoon that American Crystal Sugar Co. and representatives for the company's union-represented employees will resume negotiations on a new contract Thursday. Mark Froemke, a representative for the union, said union and company...
August 25, 2011 - 8:44am
August 22, 2011
Crops look good, but excess rain a challenge
With plenty of rain, Minnesota has escaped the drought conditions scourging the southern states -- but can there be too much of a good thing? Doug Holen of the University of Minnesota Extension said that while he couldn't speak to Wadena County specifically, he knows the general...
August 22, 2011 - 8:59am
August 17, 2011
Obama administration commits to biofuels
August 17, 2011 - 9:21am
August 2, 2011
Replacement American Crystal workers driven to and from work in vans with tinted windows
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. - A few hundred non-union workers are replacing American Crystal Sugar Co. employees during the lockout that started Monday, though details are scarce about who those workers are. Security guards were posted at entrances to a plant in East Grand Forks, and...
August 2, 2011 - 8:52am
American Crystal Sugar union workers: 'We don't want to be locked out'
MOORHEAD - Roy Mortenson felt betrayed Monday when he arrived for his 7 a.m. shift at American Crystal Sugar and found the gates locked. "I...
August 2, 2011 - 8:20am
June 22, 2011
UMC to drop ag education program
The University of Minnesota-Crookston is expected to drop its agricultural education program at the end of the 2012-13 school year, officials say. Anticipated state budget cuts force the school to save money, and eliminating the ag education program, though a painful move, has been...
June 22, 2011 - 8:47am