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Man in custody after Becker County chase that hit speeds of nearly 120 mph
Search continues for victim after boat collision on Park Rapids lake
Lakers prepare in annual Red White scrimmage
Fergus Falls shuts out Laker tennis
League champions Burnside's win softball tournament title
Second half flurry gives Laker boys first win in 20 games
SOCCER: Last second OT goal lifts Flyers over Laker girls
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Friends & Neighbors
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Jennifer Lawrence is ranked world's highest paid-actress for second year
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
The truth about Muslims in MN
Docs not selling out for sandwhiches
Give credit to Dayton, Tina Smith, for tour of all 87 counties in Minnesota
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Master Gardening Training
'Wise as an old crow' is a true thing
Look close: Don't shoot radio-collared bears
Sad news--more zebra mussels
Electronics now a key part of fishing
September --EMDASH-- Now is the time to...
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Theater for everyone
Pine to Palm
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