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Hockey players guilty, not labeled sex offenders
Rural Osage home heavily damaged after chimney fire
30 days in jail for drugs
Becker County Sheriff says stay off ice
Red Kettle Campaign begins Monday
Lakers roll over Nuggets in Hawley
Lakers have chances, but drop home opener to Otters
Lakers hold Bemidji at bay in season opener
Young Lakers compete at state swimming prelims
Big goals for Laker boys hockey
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Stevenson participating in Concordia College Christmas concerts
Top 10 turkey tips from Tony
How to prep your table for Thanksgiving dinner
Friends & Neighbors
New physician ass’t joins St. Mary’s ER
New name for Rural Assistance Center
Gas below $2, may go lower
Gardening calendars from Extension Office
The Nines moves into historic DL location
Trees on parade: Lake Park festival opens Thursday
Savor Thanksgiving traditions
Give the gift of books this holiday season
Caravan du Nord stop in DL to include workshops
Holy Rosary holding pie sale this week
Esther M. Nelson
Leila Elizabeth Wokasch
Otto "Fred" Fredrich Kratzke
Leroy "Trapper" Johnson
In Minnesota, we’re smart and taxed
Denying refugees is against Western values
To defeat ISIS, humiliate it first
Nobody knows you when you’re down and out
Legislature needs to get local government aid on track
8-year-old lands 55-inch muskie during birthday trip
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Hard-water season approaching quickly
Solitude of a prairie bison exemplifies a huge injustice
DNR seeks comments on muskie lake management
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
July 15, 2015
Agri-women meet in Callaway for cross-country event
Since June 1, American Agri-Women President Sue McCrum has been on a “Drive Across America,” traveling the highways and byways of U.S. farm...
July 15, 2015 - 11:30am
June 12, 2015
MN strawberry farms now ripe for pickin’
Minnesota strawberry farmers are looking forward to another great strawberry season, thanks to good growing conditions this year and diligent overwintering efforts by local farmers. Strawberry fields across the state are on par for normal opening dates and promising harvests. Strawberries...
June 12, 2015 - 5:15am
May 20, 2015
Lake Park’s Klondike Farm achieves century status
The Klondike Family Farm of rural Lake Park is one of 222 farms in Minnesota that have been awarded Century Farm status for 2015. It is the only Becker County nominee on the list this year. Also making the list from this area are the Holl Farm in rural Waubun, Mahnomen County;...
May 20, 2015 - 8:06am
AgweekTV: Minnesota farmer adds value to his grain by opening distillery
Stay connected with the latest in Ag news with Agweek's Shawna Olson.
April 20, 2015 - 6:00am
April 5, 2015
Farm income tanked in ‘14
Last year was good for beef farmers and dismal for crop farmers. That was the essence of an analysis on farm income conducted jointly by Minnesota State Colleges and Universities and University of Minnesota Extension. Strong prices and lower costs brought record profits to many...
April 5, 2015 - 5:40am
March 18, 2015
Kids come face to face with animals
There were llamas and goats and Guinea hens — not to mention a pair of miniature ponies, a beef cow, horse and chickens — gathered in the...
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March 18, 2015 - 1:00pm
Seeing how the other half farms
In mid-January, more than 30 area farmers and spouses got to enjoy the beaches, soak up the sun and learn a few things about crops in other parts...
February 18, 2015 - 12:45pm
January 2, 2015
Growing deep winter greens
Now that they’ve pretty much mastered growing produce in the summer months, Lida Farm owners Ryan and Maree Pesch are starting a new venture...
January 2, 2015 - 1:45pm
February 23, 2014
Firefighters respond to corn dryer blaze
GLYNDON, Minn. – Several firefighters were called to a farm near here Saturday evening when a corn dryer caught fire on a private farm. Glyndon Fire and Rescue Chief Bob Cuchna said the fire was reported at about 6:45 p.m. at 12996 28th Ave. S. in rural Glyndon. Six firefighters...
February 23, 2014 - 9:27am
June 13, 2013
Fire kills 26 calves, destroys barn near Minnesota-Iowa line
BIGELOW, Minn. - A barn was destroyed and 26 3-week-old bottle calves were killed in a fire Tuesday night, about a mile south of the Lake Bella dam near the Minnesota-Iowa line. The blaze was reported at 8:45 p.m. by a neighbor to the farm in Horton Township, Iowa. Bigelow Fire...
June 13, 2013 - 8:26am
December 19, 2012
Devoted Minnesota kitty watched out for deaf, nearly blind sheep
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - Even though Oliver is orange and white, he's the black sheep of the family. But he can't pull the wool over his owners' eyes. They...
December 19, 2012 - 8:22am
June 22, 2012
2012 Farm Bill passes Senate
With unified support from Minnesota's and North Dakota's delegations, the 2012 Farm Bill passed the Senate on Thursday. The Senate voted 64-35...
June 22, 2012 - 9:10am
May 18, 2012
MDA advises: Look for certified organic labels on farm goods
As farmers markets begin opening for the season, more Minnesotans will be buying and preparing fresh, locally grown foods. For consumers interested...
May 18, 2012 - 2:23pm
MN Grown Directory now available
Finding great locally grown foods is at your fingertips when you pick up a copy of the new Minnesota Grown Directory. The 2012 directory makes it easy to locate orchards, farmers markets, berry farms and garden centers where you can purchase products directly from the grower. Minnesota...
May 18, 2012 - 2:21pm
May 11, 2012
Plant diversity is key to productive vegetation
Vegetation, such as a patch of prairie or a forest stand, is more productive in the long run when more plant species are present, a new University of Minnesota study shows. The unprecedented long-term study of plant biodiversity found that each species plays a role in maintaining...
May 11, 2012 - 2:45pm