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White Earth celebrates Earth Day
Fergus Falls courthouse is renamed
Mahnomen library moving back to old digs next week
Peterson, Cramer start 2014 with campaign fundraising edge
Woman seriously injured in head-on collision in Otter Tail County
Swegarden baffles Hornet batters
MSU-Mankato players expected to return to practice Friday
Timberwolves, Adelman to part; went 97-133 with team
Mankato football players refuse to practice for reinstated coach
Homers carry Lakers to 2-0 start to season
In the Zone
LP-A students win national award
Holly McCamant: World comes to life once spring is here
Goeun Park: L.A.’s Union Station proves that the American Dream is still alive today
Sign up to represent community at first Minnesota Sings event
Free bike rodeo is April 26 at Kent Freeman Arena
Friends & Neighbors
Students were asked: What concerns me about the environment?
This year’s festival in Vergas even included maple syrup milkshakes
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
2014 Spring Laker Book
Burning restrictions start Monday in Becker County
Wildfire Prevention Week raises awareness
Arbor Month celebration encourages nature play
Brad Laabs: Stay off the ice; Give Rainy River sturgeon a try
Blane Klemek: Sweet sounds of the bluebirds are back in northern MN
Hospice heads to Hwy 10
Sign-ups begin for USDA disaster relief
Otter Tail Power gets new president/COO
Spanky’s hires new general manager
Reining in the cost of prom
The secret sauce behind wage increase opposition
Wear green for mental health awareness
Reported MNsure numbers are misleading
State roads are slip sliding away
Lynn Hummel: Early morning fog makes the imagination run wild
Third annual Bean Bags, Beer and Beach Bums set April 26
‘Carrie’ at MSUM
Danell Haspel: Free trip to the MN History Center
‘Vintage’: An old-fashioned tale of friendship
Magic show closes out Top Hat season
March 16, 2012
Bill seeks to prohibit Minnesota from buying Crystal sugar until lockout over
Ten Democratic-Farmer-Labor House members introduced a bill Thursday to forbid the state from sugar from American Crystal until the firm ends a lockout that's lasted more than seven months. The bill was introduced just before today's deadline for a bill to pass its first committee,...
March 16, 2012 - 8:49am
February 6, 2009
Rothsay man killed when car collides with beet truck in Wahpeton
WAHPETON - A 53-year-old Rothsay, man was killed Thursday night when the car he was riding in ran a stop sign and broadsided a sugar beet truck, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. The man, who name hasn't been released, was partially ejected from the car and died at the scene,...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00pm
October 27, 2008
Minnesota economy sweet and sour
ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn.
news / business
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Ag Brief: Crystal Sugar: Beets may go under the knife
American Crystal Sugar Co. for the third year in a row has warned growers they may need to destroy some beets in the field to prevent storage losses in an excessively long processing campaign. David Berg, Crystal's president and chief executive officer, confirmed to the Herald that...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
September 29, 2008
Obama, McCain not sweet on sugar?
Neither major presidential candidate appears to have a sweet tooth - at least when it comes to subsidizing the American sugar industry. "I would stop subsidizing sugar," Republican John McCain flatly said the other day on "60 Minutes." In 2005, Democrat Barack Obama wrote in the...
September 29, 2008 - 12:00am
September 28, 2008
Wahpeton woman sentenced for embezzling from sugar beet co-op
WAHPETON, N.D. - A Wahpeton woman accused of embezzling from the Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative has been sentenced to serve one year in jail. Colleen West also was ordered to pay more than $221,000 in restitution. West is a former accountant for the sugar beet farmers co-op. Authorities...
September 28, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Sugar beet growers warned about possible need to destroy crop in field
MOORHEAD -- American Crystal Sugar Co. for the third year in a row has warned growers they may need to destroy some beets in the field to prevent storage losses in an excessively long processing campaign. David Berg, Crystal's president and chief executive officer, confirmed to the...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am