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Sanford Health in Detroit Lakes recently added a new staff member. Becky Peterson specializes in obstetrics and gynecology, including birth control, gynecology, hormone therapy, pregnancy care and women’s health.
Underwood, who is also a three-time ACM Entertainer of the Year, will be joined by special guest Jimmie Allen.
Quaal Dairy in Otter Tail County sold off most of its herd in April. Vernon Quaal says the 2021 drought drastically cut into its feed supply and the rising prices for feed made maintaining the 300 cow herd unstainable. Quaal says many dairies are suffering. But he is determined to build back up, with a crop of bred heifers ready to calve in September.
Anne Waltner, Parker, South Dakota, left a full-time career as a concert pianist and educator to join her parents’ farming operation. Along the way she married, had triplet daughters and survived cancer. Of her journey and life, she says: “Can you think of anybody luckier than me?”

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Popular Lund boats made in New York Mills factory will be common on Minnesota lakes on fishing opener Saturday, May 14.
Company plans to establish a $13 million manufacturing facility in Rogers, Minnesota, by the end of 2022.
Nationally, industry is down 80,000 drivers
Cold temperatures and excessive moisture have delayed spring planting across the northern Plains.
The recent report called Understanding Minnesota's Wool Economy cited low financial reward, difficulty marketing and the cost of processing as the biggest barriers to Minnesota shepherds selling wool.
Wolff's Suffolks has been in the Suffolk industry for over 40 years. But recently, the ranch decided to diversify and sell their lamb to consumers and restaurants.

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From rehabbing an injury to yoga and off-season training, True Sports Performance in Detroit Lakes showcased a wide range of training options during its open house on April 30.
Jared Goplen, a farmer and University of Minnesota Extension educator on crops and forage, is seeing more interest in small grains in traditional corn and soybean country for a few reasons: soil health, weed and pest management, and benefits to livestock operations.
On April 28, after 33 years, Kim Erickson, a server at the Main Street Restaurant in Detroit Lakes, tabled her last meal, served her last coffee cup and finished her last shift as a morning-meal-highlight at the famous Washington Avenue breakfast stop.

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