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UPDATE: Boyfriend with a record arrested in crash that killed University of St. Thomas student
Motorcycle crash on I-94 near Garfield leaves Nevada man dead
Douglas County preliminary tax levy shows 3.96 increase
Gravel pit plan has Forada concerned; meeting set for Wednesday
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, September 18
Volleyball: Streaks win conference game against Upsala
Tennis: Cardinals defeat Moorhead, 6-2
Tennis: Minnewaska adds loss and win to record
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria opens season with a weekend split
Soccer: Cards lose 6-2 to Moorhead despite Kuhn's two goals
New musicians invited to Open Mic Night
Habitat for Humanity dedicates home, seeks more clients
Photo of the Week
Essay contest: What stories can the stones tell?
Don & Betty Kuelbs
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Gary & Molly Buse
DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
Betty Ruth Berry
Martha Lynn Greengo
Mary M. Odland
It's Our Turn: A whole lot of living to do
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Corn silk bandit robs Holmes City co-op
Letter: Bike helmets prevent brain injuries
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views from the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Your Turn: Readers react to Wi-Fi on school buses
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
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Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
Alexandria ReStore remains open, plans expansion
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
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July 8, 2017
AgweekTV: Water worries
This is the time of year many of us like to hit a favorite fishing spot but that's caused big problems for some farmers and landowner in northeastern...
July 8, 2017 - 8:30am
July 7, 2017
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
Touting its ability to turn grass into protein, the Minnesota State Cattlemen's Association is welcoming non-farmers to its July 11 get-together in Starbuck. "People get to see how livestock is raised, see the products beef farmers/ranchers use at the trade show and ask all the questions...
July 7, 2017 - 3:46pm
July 6, 2017
A turkey for the White House: 4-Hers helping raise bird that Trump might pardon
There's a group of young ladies from Douglas County who know how to talk turkey. The five 4-H students, from different 4-H groups, teamed up...
July 6, 2017 - 9:04am
July 5, 2017
Letter: Legislature makes strides in agriculture
To the editor: With the conclusion of another legislative session, Minnesota AgriGrowth is grateful for the support from Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen, R-Alexandria, in making strides on behalf of farmers and agribusinesses this session.
July 5, 2017 - 6:34pm
July 1, 2017
AgweekTV: Drought worries
North Dakota ag commissoner Doug Goerhing says this is the worst drought he's seen in more than four decades of farming. He gathered dozens of...
July 1, 2017 - 8:30am
June 24, 2017
Concerns are rising over worsening drought conditions in the Dakotas
The dry weather in North and South Dakota is capturing a lot of attention. It's wreaking havoc on pastures and hay crops and forcing some ranchers...
June 24, 2017 - 8:30am
June 23, 2017
Raising sheep for a cure to Huntington's disease
Dan and Kay Persons, sheep producers in rural Kensington, are hoping to play a role in the fight against Huntington's disease. Huntington's...
June 23, 2017 - 6:50am
June 20, 2017
County getting state aid to enforce buffer law
Douglas County will soon receive funding to help enforce the state's law requiring buffer strips of vegetation between farmland and waterways....
June 20, 2017 - 4:11pm
June 17, 2017
AgweekTV: Drought sell off
An Aberdeen, South Dakota sale barn set a one day sale record recently. But it's not the kind of record they want to see this time of year. Mikkel...
June 17, 2017 - 8:30am
June 16, 2017
Young farmers score victory at Legislature
A first-of-its-kind newly signed budget bill is a win-win for the future of farming in Minnesota. And it's thanks in part to Andrew Barsness,...
June 16, 2017 - 6:26am
The accidental farmer: Hoffman man embraces 'idyllic lifestyle'
After Andrew Barsness graduated from high school in 2009, he wasn't sure where his life was going. "I was going to college in Morris, but I...
June 16, 2017 - 6:24am
June 10, 2017
This year's FFA Star Farmer got his start as a grade-school grower
One of the FFA’s biggest honors is the star student. Each year it goes to someone who's shown strong ag experience and leadership. This year's...
June 10, 2017 - 8:30am
June 3, 2017
How drones are quickly becoming the most important tool on the farm
Drones, along with their many advantages for a farming operation, took center stage at the third annual ‘DroneFocus’ conference in Fargo...
June 3, 2017 - 8:30am
May 27, 2017
AgweekTV: Better grilling
Warmer weather means it's barbecue season, but there's a lot more to a good meal than just throwing some steaks on the grill. NDSU's Meat Science...
May 27, 2017 - 8:30am
May 23, 2017
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
ST. PAUL—The 2017 Legislature may do pretty well by greater Minnesota. "We got there because it was a bipartisan effort. both parties...
May 23, 2017 - 5:09pm