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Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Jan. 18
Three students struck before boarding school bus in Minn.
UPDATE: Full recovery expected for Garfield man seriously injured in northern Minnesota snowmobile crash
Osakis plans new ideas for trail
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Jan. 17
Sports schedule for Thursday, Jan. 19
NA3HL: Blizzard slides into second place with OT win over Breezy Point
Girls Hockey: Ellingson scores four in win at Detroit Lakes
Boys hockey: Cards shut out River Lakes to keep cruising
Boys basketball: Osakis runs past Bears to 8-2
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Roast with the most
COMMUNITY ED: Secure your memories in photographs
An artist's touch
COMMUNITY ED: Zumba combines fitness and dance
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Wedding - Hanson and Lund
Wedding - Prescott and Harberts
Births - Jan. 6, 2017
Engaged - Wood and Netter
Morken: Step up and take part in deer management
Perch: A top winter attraction
Locals catch big bull redfish near South Padre Island
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
William "Bill" Bahe
RLou M. Olson
Elizabeth "Liz" Gillen
Roger E. Larson
EDITORIAL: When bad weather and fast drivers collide
LETTER: Use caution during Minnesota winters
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1992: New Villard elementary school opens
LETTER: Restoring water quality on lakes is up to citizens
IN THE KNOW: FBI National Academy reinforced core beliefs
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Selecting seed for your garden
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
Osakis distillery plans cocktail room
Viking Savings Bank to rebrand with move to new location
2017 Alexandria Lakes Area Visitors Guide is now available
Stallman named WCI interim president
A fresh start for Alex Tailoring
hires and promotions
On The Street
August 29, 2016
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Some say lightning doesn't strike the same place twice. But that may not be the case for a Reynolds, North Dakota rancher. Paul Lenz raises SimAngus...
August 29, 2016 - 6:00am
August 27, 2016
5-year-old Henning girl injured in farm accident
HENNING, Minn.—A 5-year-old girl is fighting for her life after a terrible accident on the family farm. Savhannah Springer, of Henning,...
August 27, 2016 - 8:33am
August 24, 2016
Producers should consider available assistance
The Minnesota State Fair is one of the biggest and best examples of the wide variety of agriculture that we are blessed with as Minnesotans. It is also a sign that summer is nearing an end. For me, I simply wonder where it has gone. Our office has had a very busy summer with acreage...
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
August 22, 2016
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
There's a sweet corn patch near Jamestown, North Dakota that has proven to feed a lot of people in a short amount of time. Shawna Olson takes...
August 22, 2016 - 8:22am
August 19, 2016
Smell tops list of concerns about proposed feedlot
Smell was the number one issue residents have with the proposed expansion of a beef facility located along Douglas County Road 7 NW near Millerville....
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
August 18, 2016
Poultry return to the fair
Mike and Sarah Sprengeler help their daughter, Julia, with her 4H entry in the poultry barn at the Douglas County Fair Wednesday. Poultry are...
August 18, 2016 - 12:16pm
August 15, 2016
AgweekTV: What ND farmers learned during a trip to the West Coast
The North Dakota Soybean Council's “See For Yourself" program recently took a group of North Dakota farmers to the West Coast to get a closer...
August 15, 2016 - 7:00am
August 1, 2016
AgweekTV: Tractor love
Tractor runs are gaining in popularity recently and for many it's a chance to enjoy a common interest and meet new friends, but also a way to...
August 1, 2016 - 6:00am
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