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Nolan wants Enbridge Sandpiper route moved south
Genealogical society re-elects same officers
Trooper answers your trailer, license questions
West Fargo mother charged in her baby’s death
Missing Minnesota park employee found OK after nine-hour search
No. 8 seed DL upsets top-seeded Blues at Legion tournament
‘No Mercy III’ will follow up on MMA success
‘Shorty Memorial’ is July 28-30 in Frazee
Records on Super Bowl bid show NFL request for snowplowing priority
Kluwe’s quest for justice turns in different direction
In the Zone
Photo of the Day
Host families needed for exchange students; group forming soon
Goeun Park: Little brothers can grow up to be friends
Holly McCamant: Camp counselor has best three weeks at camp ever
STAR competition: LPA students head to national conference
Friends & Neighbors
WE Fest 2014
79th Annual Northwest Water Carnival
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
Kings of the kitchen
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Minnesota DNR to allow more licenses, set higher harvest level for 2014 wolf hunt
Minnesota scales back deer hunt
Mussels on Green Lake?
Brad Laabs: High water can cause dramatic changes on area lakes
Blane Klemek: Adaptable kestrels probably the most observed raptor
Continental Land Co. of LP hires Monson
MN gas prices take nearly 9-cent drop
Radiologist joins DL’s Essentia-St. Mary’s
Tuning up the business: Oil isn’t the only thing Valvoline is changing
Gasoline experts say ‘shop around’ for dips
Water Carnival hit all high notes
Lynn Hummel: War is hell and never over for many vets
Ventura gets leafy spurge; Roses to BCBS
Letter: Politicians shouldn’t expect Israel to give up land
Letter: Poor decision by county to re-surface Frazee Main St.
It’s no tall tale: Library has scoop on MN folklore
The Shadows will play Friday at Holmes
ChalkFest set Aug. 11
Artist creating painted keepsakes for lakes area residents
August 21, 2009
Gardening calendars available through BC Extension office
The award winning 12-month gardening calendar (9 x 12 inches, 30 pages, spiral bound) is filled with new, full-color photographs that highlight each month. Also find timely tips for lawn, garden and houseplant care, with a special feature on using vines in Minnesota home landscapes....
news / life
August 21, 2009 - 2:42pm
July 10, 2009
'Caring & Sharing:' Employees co-op on gardening
Have you ever wanted to have a vegetable garden of your very own -- but lacked the space in which to plant it? According to Tracy Baker, nutrition education assistant for the University of Minnesota Extension Service in Becker County, having a garden of your own doesn't require...
July 10, 2009 - 2:38pm
May 22, 2009
Detroit Lakes flower beds are available for adoption
Grab your trowel, planting time has arrived. City garden sites are available for planting, for showing or for produce. The Master Gardeners are working with the City of Detroit Lakes in coordinating the Adopt-A-Flower Garden program again this year. Master Gardener Thomas Reiffenberger...
May 22, 2009 - 3:31pm
May 15, 2009
Gardening school scheduled for May 30
An Exhibiting & Judging School No. 2 is scheduled for Saturday, May 30. Featured instructors will be Marcy Gaugart, Staples and Karen Williams, Perham, who will specialize in designs, and Duane Reynolds, Minneapolis, will cover horticulture. The one-day school will be held from...
May 15, 2009 - 4:37pm
Plant, pest gardening clinics offered
With summer upon us, so come the many questions about trees, shrubs, home gardens and lawns. To help answer your questions and provide helpful ideas, the Becker County Extension Service features Plant & Pest/and Gardening Clinics every Monday and Friday from 9 a.m. to noon at the...
May 15, 2009 - 3:13pm
May 8, 2009
New London man faces felony charges after pot growing operation bust
WILLMAR -- A 30-year-old New London man made his first appearance Thursday on felony charges for allegedly running a marijuana growing operation, with more than 300 plants, in the basement of a home on North Long Lake. Marc Alan Gauquie faces three felony fifth-degree drug sale and...
May 8, 2009 - 3:03pm
'Real Gardens for Real People' topic of May 30 gardening workshop
Well known featured presenters Melinda Myers and Ken Beattie are scheduled for a "Real Gardens for Real People" gardening workshop to be held on Saturday, May 30. The Becker County Master Gardeners, Lake Region Garden Club and Lakes Homes and Program Development, Inc. are sponsoring...
April 8, 2009 - 11:29am
March 18, 2009
Otter Tail County Green Day is coming
The Otter Tail County Garden Day will be held April 4 at the Underwood Public School. This year, two keynote speakers will be featured -- Tom Geiser, local hometown favorite and former co-owner of Landscapes by Tom and Greg, will lead off the day at 9 a.m. Endnote speaker, Eric...
March 18, 2009 - 10:30am
June 7, 2008
Helpful hints to keep back healthy while gardening
It's easy to spot people uncomfortably hunched over in their gardens. But how easy is it to find a gardener who is kneeling on knee pads pulling weeds, or doing gardening warm-ups in their front yard? According to the National Gardening Association, about 40 million U.S. households...
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am