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Third time's the charm: Dion's Dangerzone boxing gym moves into a place that 'feels right'
Trump promises to improve American economy at Duluth meeting with miners
Bicyclist killed in crash with SUV north of Fargo
'Something wicked this way comes...'
Roth named Summit golfer of the year
100+ Seasons: Fuhs making an impact on DL athletes for four decades
One-handed Hawley pitcher trying to prove himself in Northwoods League
Babe Ruth, Junior Legion teams pick up wins
Ericksons to be honored June 24
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
friends & neighbors
In honor of her late father, local Bell Bank employee uses 'Pay it Forward' to fund veterans' skydiving trips
McFeely: The Whopper replaces the Big Mac in Pelican Rapids
Double batch of bad news: Two bakery stores close within one week in Detroit Lakes
Whittney Risser promoted at Midwest Bank
Norby’s discounted inventory flying off the shelves: Crowds lined the streets for going out of business sale
Local Sons of Norway to host Trio Con Brio concert
MN author to discuss new book Sunday in Wadena
Red Bridge Park Sculpture Trail to be unveiled June 16
Are you ready to party?
Upcoming Prince album features nine new tracks
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Layden & Hope Jacobson
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Rolland "Rollie" J. Michaelson
John Douglas "Jack" Vogt
Donald "Pork Chop" Welty
Bringing "my office" to Minnesotans
This session, Minnesota did right by public employees
Letter: Line 3 pipeline will be good for Minnesota
Commentary: The world needs fathers who do not fear failure
Opinion: The cure for obesity, heart disease, and anxiety? Puppies!
They’re Minnesota’s lake detectives: Volunteers trying to tame invasive species
Time on the water takes a toll on your body
Brad Laabs column: Time on the water takes a toll on your body
Ground blinds let you hang with the wild birds
Walleye limits may change on Minnesota's Rainy River
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Ahh, good times: 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival another success
The party continues...: Thousands coming out for the 82nd annual Water Carnival
'Water' you doing this weekend?: 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival takes over DL
Photos: 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival rushes into town
'I want to fly, man': Frankie Ballard to play in DL on July 15
August 28, 2009
Early harvest, immature corn still valuable
Due to late planting dates and a cooler than normal growing season this year, many corn fields may be harvested for silage. There is even great potential for corn in these fields to be too immature for proper corn silage harvest. The questions arises of how should the value of...
August 28, 2009 - 2:55pm
August 21, 2009
Minn. cold-hardy kiwifruit field day tour scheduled
A field tour on Saturday, Aug. 29 will feature two new orchards of cold hardy kiwifruit highlighting a project sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture Sustainable Agriculture Grant Program and the University of Minnesota. The tour will feature two types of orchard...
August 21, 2009 - 1:52pm
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