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Deputy injured when his vehicle was hit while responding to crash near Detroit Lakes
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Crash with injuries in Otter Tail County Friday
Roosevelt teachers say both their jobs are all about service
Region 14C amateur baseball playoffs begin Friday
16U softball state runners-up
Bottom two seeds end Post 15 season
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Post 15 moves on to Sub-state quarterfinals
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Marlin M. Ziegler
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Northwest MN Fishing Report
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
August 21, 2009
Sign up for payment under Conservation Stewardship Program
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) began a continuous sign-up for the new Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) on Aug. 10 in Minnesota. NRCS administers CSP, a voluntary conservation program designed to encourage agricultural and...
August 21, 2009 - 1:51pm
Strategies to optimize corn silage quality and yield
With the corn crop approaching the milk stage, now is a great time to begin planning for corn silage harvest. Proper harvest management is critical for high quality silage, and it starts with harvest timing. This ensures that the harvested crop is at the optimum moisture for packing...
August 21, 2009 - 1:50pm
August 19, 2009
Wheat harvest arrives
FARGO -- Scott Lee likes what he's seeing in his wheat harvest this year. "The yields overall are pretty good, and the quality is very good,"...
August 19, 2009 - 8:52am
August 15, 2009
Moorhead man harvests oversized onion
Ron Sall plucked a very big onion from one of his gardens. The onion has a circumference of 19½ inches and weighs 3¾ pounds. How big is that? "A...
August 15, 2009 - 11:06pm
August 14, 2009
Farm storage loan approvals begin Monday
The National Corn Growers Association is pleased the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Farm Service Agency will begin accepting and approving applications for farm storage loans on Monday, Aug. 17. The USDA has released notices to FSA state and county offices on the new regulations...
August 14, 2009 - 2:43pm
August 12, 2009
Osakis pulls together for family
OSAKIS -- When he drove his wife to the hospital July 13, the last thing on James Maus' mind was his cows. Yet while the young Osakis dairy...
August 12, 2009 - 8:49am
August 4, 2009
Callaway to host farmers market Sundays until October
A farmers market is open Sunday, Aug. 9, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the south edge of the Callaway Park. Vendors are welcome for no charge. All proceeds at the vendors. For more information, call 218-375-2541. The market will run every Sunday until October. There will...
August 4, 2009 - 4:45pm
July 31, 2009
Fall alfalfa establishment starts late summer
Planting new stands of alfalfa during the late summer is an excellent way to establish alfalfa. Late summer alfalfa seeding is not necessarily better than spring planting, but it does provide another option that may better fit your work schedule or rotational practices. Late summer...
July 31, 2009 - 3:44pm
July 24, 2009
Nation's food security could be threatened by warming climate, says new Iowa State study
The nation's food security could be at risk in a warming climate, say a group of climate scientists and other experts representing the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Iowa State University, the US Climate Change Science Program (US CCSP), and the Great Plains...
July 24, 2009 - 3:05pm
July 2, 2009
Crops and Soils Day scheduled for July 17
CROOKSTON, Minn. - The annual University of Minnesota - Crookston Northwest Research and Outreach Center Crops and Soils Day is scheduled for Friday, July 17. Registration begins at 8 a.m. with the program commencing at 8:30 a.m. The program focuses on wheat, soybean and corn production...
July 2, 2009 - 1:27pm
June 25, 2009
Thief River Falls dairy farm declared health hazard
THIEF RIVER FALLS - After failing to meet a June 12 deadline to remove manure from three uncovered outdoor basins, a rural Thief River Falls 1,500-cow dairy farm that has been declared a public health hazard has been granted another month to get the job done. The Minnesota Pollution...
June 25, 2009 - 8:26am
June 9, 2009
Northern Red River Valley remains far behind in spring seeding
GRAND FORKS - Up to a third of the farm fields in Kittson and Roseau counties in the far northwest corner of Minnesota could end up spending the summer black, as lingering cool, wet weather stymies seeding plans knocked back by the extensive flooding earlier this spring. A half...
June 9, 2009 - 9:26am
May 20, 2009
Extension offers Stream Ecology workshop in June
Do you have an interest in the rivers and streams of west-central Minnesota? Does your job require you to make decisions related to rivers and streams? If so, you are invited to attend a two-day workshop called Streamside Ecology being offered in Detroit Lakes June 16-17 through...
May 20, 2009 - 11:59am
May 12, 2009
One hospitalized after tractor-pickup collision near Hubbard
HUBBARD - Authorities have identified the female driver of a farm tractor who was hospitalized after a collision with a pickup south of Hubbard...
May 12, 2009 - 9:42am
May 1, 2009
The key to high quality forages
Forage harvest is just around the corner and a successful harvest of high quality forage begins with the proper use and set-up of the mower-conditioner. A key factor in achieving a high quality harvest is productivity -- getting the crop cut and off the field as fast as possible...
May 1, 2009 - 1:05pm