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Perham teacher ends 43-year career in the classroom
GOP narrowly defeats $1.5 billion public works bill in MN Senate
Temporary street closures in Detroit Lakes today
Large wildfire ignites north of Staples, Minn.
Minnesota Senate shoots down gun-shaped cellphone cases
LP-A track competes at Hawley Booster
Laker tennis downs Panthers 6-1
GOLF: Laker girls atop leaderboard at Whitetail
State Junior Olympic boxing Saturday in Wadena
Bormann hired as new Moorhead basketball coach
In memory of Roger J Freund
DL senior accepted into the Naval Academy
Don’t just let college choose you, you should choose it
What a fabulous time you can have right here in Minnesota
Putting the spring in Primavera
Friends & Neighbors
Young entrepreneur honored with SBA award
Bremer insurance is a ‘Platinum Partner’
Gas prices rise as supply glut shrinks
Avoid pension-advance trap
State has best labor participation rate
‘Neither Snow nor Rain’ delivers
Rogers’ final world tour coming to area
Think-Off finalists announced in NYM
May 7 ‘Bonnets & Bowties’ fundraiser to benefit Marshmallow Foundation
Tuesday, May 3 is National Teacher’s Day!
Norman G. Erickson
James F. Vavricka
Donald P. Williams
Clifford "Boosh" Eugene Warren
Pass transportation, bonding bills for MN’s sake
A spring all-night rain is like a fresh start
Letter: Vote yes on school issue for the good of us all
Letter: Thanks to Shrine Circus volunteers
Letter: Keep DL a place to call ‘home’; vote yes
Devil’s Lake angler releases giant northern pike
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Early season panfishing heating up the lakes
Wild turkeys are, once again, abundant in Minnesota
DNR to conduct sandhill crane survey in NW MN
Business & Industry
Spring Laker Book
Kids in the Trib
2016 Becker County Care Guide
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
May 2, 2016
AgweekTV: Sneaking more protein into your diet
Do you want to get more protein and more heart healthy items in your daily diet? Agweek TV producer and reporter Rose Dunn caught up with a soy...
May 2, 2016 - 7:00am
April 25, 2016
AgweekTV: Perfecting pasta
Representatives from some major food manufacturers came to Fargo, to learn how to make better pasta. The Northern Crops Institute runs about...
April 25, 2016 - 6:00am
April 16, 2016
USDA adds next-generation family members to Margin Protection Program
Dairy farms participating in the Margin Protection Program can now update their production history when an eligible family member joins the operation. The voluntary program, established by the 2014 Farm Bill, protects participating dairy producers when the margin – the difference...
April 16, 2016 - 5:35am
April 10, 2016
Pesticides, farm programs discussed as ag policy omnibus bill heads to the House
The Minnesota House soon will decide whether certain pesticides should be prohibited from being used on golf courses and the best methods for...
April 10, 2016 - 5:30am
March 28, 2016
AgweekTV: Saving beets with cattle
The warm spring weather is causing problems for sugar beet processing plants. But it's offering an unexpected benefit to livestock producers....
March 28, 2016 - 7:00am
March 24, 2016
Legislation would help Minnesota farmers make tractors safer
ST. PAUL – Minnesota farmers driving 86,000 tractors do not have adequate safety equipment, some state lawmakers say, so legislation is being considered to provide them with financial help to update their machines. "These would be the smaller, older tractors," said Rep. Paul Anderson,...
March 24, 2016 - 8:20am
March 16, 2016
Local kids get close up look at farm life
Tractors and dairy cows and grain bins – oh my! It must be Ag in the Classroom time again. This past Monday and Tuesday, students from elementary...
March 16, 2016 - 11:27am
March 9, 2016
DL man brings ag studies abroad
Offered an agricultural internship, Justin Stanton of Detroit Lakes got pretty adventurous – he undertook a two-month-long internship in Uruguay....
News / Detroit Lakes
March 9, 2016 - 11:53am
March 1, 2016
Ideas flow at clean water summit
Balancing water is tough. Still, Gov. Mark Dayton brought together more than 800 Minnesotans to do that on Saturday, looking at ways to clean...
March 1, 2016 - 3:10pm
February 17, 2016
Proposed ag bill would change referendum taxes
When school building bond referendums pop up, there’s one crowd that is notorious for voting ‘no’ - the farmers. But talk to just about any farmer and they’d likely say the reason isn’t because they aren’t supportive of kids and education, it’s because of what they call...
February 17, 2016 - 11:20am
January 10, 2016
What’s the real deal behind livestock and anti-biotics?
Fill up on data-driven food and farming information from resources that know the field. Don’t see your question answered here? www.findourcommonground.com. I coordinated the Commonground grassroots project for North Dakota that gave opportunity for women in agriculture to have conversations...
January 10, 2016 - 5:30am
January 8, 2016
Farm Bill misunderstood? Here’s the breakdown
The Farm Bill is somewhat misunderstood by the non-farming community. Quotes about the Farm Bill usually state the total funds appropriated....
January 8, 2016 - 5:45am
January 3, 2016
Ikes to host meetings on ag, water quality
Matthew Davis and his fellow Izaak Walton League members are concerned about water quality, agriculture, the two coinciding and fairly sharing both sides of the issue. They are wrapping all that into three meetings for the public to attend, and the first one is Jan. 11. The Prairie...
News / Detroit Lakes
January 3, 2016 - 5:40am
December 19, 2015
Congress’ year-end tax bill adds protections for farmers
On Friday, Congress passed Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH), a bill that includes two important provisions affecting farmers. The bill will permanently cap small business deductions for capital expenses at $500,000, up from the previous limit of $25,000. The PATH Bill also...
December 19, 2015 - 5:40am
November 20, 2015
Crop assistance set to go out to 92,000 MN farms
About 92,000 Minnesota farms that enrolled in new safety-net programs established by the 2014 Farm Bill will soon begin receiving financial assistance for the 2014 crop year. The programs, known as Agriculture Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage, are designed to protect against...
November 20, 2015 - 5:35am