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This spring, lakes should see an earlier ice-off date than in the past
Planning commission passes hotel proposal, council is next
Firefighter battles PTSD
Pre-K teachers may lose business with Gov. Dayton's pre-school proposal
Schools in favor of Gov. Dayton's pre-school proposal if they have space
Big expectations for Laker softball
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrants
Track teams fifth and sixth at Bemidji
Jernberg, Smith headed to USAG Regionals
DL wrestlers qualify for NYWA state tournament
Pushing the boundaries of her time
Turning back the pages
Grilled lamb chops provide quick, flavorful meal
Earnings limits apply to widow’s benefits
Friends & Neighbors
MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Crisis Center to hold annual banquet
MSUM hosting trio of authors at on-campus events April 13
Watch out for April Fool’s Day at library
Egg decorating class Tuesday at NYM center
Long Lake Theater season starts June 10
Foundations have big impact
Needed: Crash course in open records
Letter: Some lake officials push back against ‘aggressive’ DNR stocking of muskie
Question was a deal-breaker
Help for problem gamblers
Six of top 10 most popular state parks located in northern Minnesota
Signs of spring are all around: From migration to sugaring
Last week to ice fish
Comments sought on proposed deer goals
Governor’s budget would help maintain vitality of Minnesota state parks
Murder mystery at the Holmes
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
January 30, 2015
Ranchers are howling over wolf ruling
Ross Genoch walks through his small cattle herd on a cold, clear January morning near Menahga. The cows, docile and trusting, approach him expectantly. “They’re hoping for a corn cob. Well, they get treated like pets,” he says with a smile. Genoch (pronounced guh no) raises...
January 30, 2015 - 9:00am
February 18, 2009
Extension office offers many services
The fact that feedlot producers rely on corn as a main component of their cattle diets is not news to anybody. However, those days of $2/bushel corn may be long gone. Instead we will assume a likely scenario of corn prices in the range of $3.50-$4/bushel for the near future, and...
February 18, 2009 - 3:21pm
February 13, 2009
More than 6,200 cattle removed from TB-affected area in NW MN
Producers participating in the state's bovine tuberculosis (TB) buyout program loaded the last of their animals today, marking the completion of a nearly year long effort to reduce cattle numbers in the bovine TB Management Zone. The Minnesota Board of Animal Health received 46 herd...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Fall rains offer insurance for spring
FARGO - Though the folks who needed it most came up short, recent rains should benefit many area farmers and ranchers next spring. The precipitation is rebuilding soil moisture and could help many fields and pastures get off to a good start in 2009. "It's always good to have some...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
Bovine tuberculosis: USDA approves 'split-state status' for Minnesota
GRAND FORKS - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved a "split-state status" for Minnesota in its fight against bovine tuberculosis, improving conditions for a great part of the state's cattle industry, state officials announced Thursday. "This has been a long-awaited point...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Cattle movement restricted by new bovine TB rules
We may not be completely done with sunny, warm weather, but this time of year there's no denying the trend. Summer is over, and with autumn comes an increase in cattle movement as fall feeder cattle runs begin. This year, the situation is more complex thanks to interstate movement...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
August 28, 2008
Bone-dry ground causes hardships for Park Rapids cattle rancher
PARK RAPIDS - Wayne Devore's career path is becoming extinct. If he eventually has that going-out-of-business sale, no one will have to use a cattle prod on him. He'll probably just mosey on down the road with his cows. Devore is a cattle rancher in the heart of resort country. And...
August 28, 2008 - 12:00am
July 25, 2008
45 producers in MN sign TB buyout contracts; will
The Board of Animal Health has received 45 herd buyout contracts signed by cattle producers in the bovine tuberculosis (TB) Management Zone. The Board estimates that 6,800 cattle will be removed from the TB disease management area as a result of the buyout program. In total, 67 producers...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
May 24, 2008
Dairy cattle two-step
May 24, 2008 - 12:00am
Belrami herd tests positive for TB
The Minnesota Board of Animal Health has announced that a Beltrami County beef cattle herd has tested positive for bovine Tuberculosis. This is the fourth positive herd detected since October, and it will likely result in the downgrades of Minnesota's bovine TB status from Modified...
February 24, 2008 - 12:00am