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Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, July 27
Planned power outage near County Road 11 takes place this morning
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, July 26
Around the County: Millerville Butter Days
GMO bill edges ahead in U.S. House
Orgeman Crumb selected as Minnesota girls' track coach of the year
VFW district baseball: 16s to square off with 15s after six-inning win
Seven under-14 Alex Swim Club members head to state at Rochester
A first time finisher at Grandma's: Hochsprung youngest male finisher at Duluth marathon
Millers look ahead to next summer after two losses
A treasure trove of crafts awaits at Art in the Park
Grants offered for artists to quick start next project
Alexandria Public Schools back-to-school packets are ready
Nutty for coconut ice cream
Benefit for Steve Pederson family is July 30
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 2016
Big smallmouth caught during boat parade
Locals make good on Minnewaska
DNR release: Muskies to be stocked in Gull and Fairmont chain of lakes
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
Myrna A. Zimmerman
Ruth Ann Struck
David Kenneth Holm
Carol Diane Jeffries
Wendy Jo (Muzik) Kuhnau
LETTER: Some people think laws don't apply to them
LETTER: Unique ecosystem needs protection
LETTER: Candidate can't keep simple promise
IN THE KNOW: There is so much right with America
From the archives - 2006: Bill Ingebrigtsen files for Senate as Republican candidate
Save money, water by using rain barrels
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Corn Views: Farmers take leadership role on water quality issues
Stay up-to-date on Douglas County FSA
Gardening for the senses
Three single moms can now get to work
DEED offers updated legal guide to privacy and data security
Chamber Ambassadors celebrate two businesses
Hilltop Lumber goes 'above and beyond'
Bell State Bank and Trust receives five stars from bank research firm
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On The Street
July 27, 2016
GMO bill edges ahead in U.S. House
It appears a Senate-passed bill that would establish a weak nationwide labeling requirement for genetically modified food will pass the U.S. House. Many agriculture organizations, especially in the Upper Midwest, like the congressional action because it stops far short of requiring...
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
July 25, 2016
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
World food consumption is projected to rise by seventy percent in the next thirty years, and wheat will be a key ingredient. That was one of...
July 25, 2016 - 6:00am
July 22, 2016
Hoffman grain elevator under investigation
"There is an ongoing investigation and I was the whistleblower," stated Milanka Neisen of Glenwood. The investigation Neisen referred to involves the Hoffman Cooperative Grain Association, and it is being conducted by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) and the Grant...
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
July 20, 2016
State releases water buffer maps
Minnesota farmers may not need to install as many mandated buffer strips as originally thought, but it still will cost millions of dollars to comply with a new state law. After announcing Tuesday that a new map is available showing where buffers are required, Natural Resources Commissioner...
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
June 25, 2016
AgweekTV: Farmland photos go sky high
Farm technology has seen big advancements in the past twenty years or so and now, a slice of eastern North Dakota farmland is the first in the...
June 25, 2016 - 2:09pm
June 20, 2016
AgweekTV: Grilling time
Are you looking for some good cuts to throw on the grill this summer? Agweek's Shawna Olson went to the experts at the NDSU Meat Lab to learn...
June 20, 2016 - 7:00am
June 8, 2016
Apply early for ARC/PLC enrollment
At times, it seems as though Mother Nature is testing us to see if we are up to the challenges that are thrown our direction in every facet of agriculture. Whether it be frost/freeze concerns in the middle of May creating extreme crop stress or heavy rains that create a crust on the...
June 8, 2016 - 12:00am
June 6, 2016
AgweekTV: First ag genotyping lab in US opens at NDSU
It's the first of its kind in the nation. A new ag lab has opened on the NDSU campus. It's called the National Ag Genotyping Center, but they...
June 6, 2016 - 6:00am
June 1, 2016
NRCS announces early EQIP sign up
Agricultural producers looking to solve natural resource problems on their farms should sign up early for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) funding. Farmers interested in the Natural Resources Conservation Service’s (NRCS) Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) need...
June 1, 2016 - 12:00am
May 30, 2016
AgweekTV: One big ride to school
National FFA Week is in February. But in Barnesville, Minnesota, they hold FFA week in May. One of the activities involves students coming to...
May 30, 2016 - 7:00am
May 23, 2016
AgweekTV: Selling the farm
Many producers are facing the harsh realities of tough economic times. Some are even facing the loss of everything they've worked so hard for....
May 23, 2016 - 9:54am
May 16, 2016
AgweekTV: Bringing up bison
Raising bison, as you can imagine, can be a challenging job. But for one North Dakota rancher, it's a lot of fun. we caught up with Randy Lacher...
May 16, 2016 - 10:16am
April 25, 2016
AgweekTV: Perfecting pasta
Representatives from some major food manufacturers came to Fargo, to learn how to make better pasta. The Northern Crops Institute runs about...
April 25, 2016 - 6:00am
April 20, 2016
Senate votes to eliminate buffer confusion
The Minnesota Legislature is close to cleaning up misunderstandings in a law meant to clean up the state's water. On April 14, senators passed...
April 20, 2016 - 12:00am
April 17, 2016
A look into farming 80 years ago
A look back at farming 60, 70 and 80 years ago was on display at Viking Plaza in Alexandria over the weekend. The Pioneer Power Club of Alexandria...
April 17, 2016 - 7:20pm