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Lighting placed at 15 rural intersections: Study says lights improve safety
Best of the Lakes Area Meat Market
Best of the Lakes Area Plumbing/Heating
Franken's Senate vacancy is hardly Minnesota's first
Best of the Lakes Area Hearing Services
Girls basketball: Defense leads B-E past Rothsay
Boys basketball: Wibstad hits game winner at Browerville
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria sweeps weekend with win over Granite City
Blizzard hockey: Scanlon sends Alexandria out a winner
Boys basketball: Johnsrud's 25 leads Lakers to 3-0
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
Helping African firefighters
Cross-country bicyclist to stop in Alexandria
Just for Kix hosts annual dance show
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Mike Frisch: Icing winter walleyes
Local hunters keep an eye on CWD developments
Morken: Make the most of this final month
Five cases of CWD confirmed in southeastern Minnesota
Dale E. Anderson
Terrance L. Koep
Earl D. Ihnen
Linda L. Moske
Our Turn: Echo Press saves taxpayers money
LETTER: Farm bill renewal is in sight
LETTER: Peterson should ignore bad advice
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
LETTER: Military requires harassment training
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Bello Cucina abruptly closes doors for good
Dollar District closing Sunday, Nov. 26
On The Street
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
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December 9, 2017
Why North Dakota farmers are raising more sheep
There's growing interest in sheep in North Dakota and the numbers are rising recently. North Dakota and Minnesota Lamb and Wool Producers held...
December 9, 2017 - 8:30am
December 2, 2017
Packing plant offers temporary homes in Alexandria
Businesses in communities short of housing commonly donate money to build apartments, or help employees buy homes, but a Todd County meatpacker...
December 2, 2017 - 1:19pm
AgweekTV: How to get the most out of ag auctions
Auctions are a good place to pick up used equipment. AgweekTV headed to AgIron in West Fargo and met up with Scott Steffes with the Steffes Group...
December 2, 2017 - 8:30am
November 25, 2017
AgweekTV: Johnson Cattle Drive
It's the time of year when ranchers move their cattle out of the pastures and bring them home for the winter. AgweekTV headed to the Johnson...
November 25, 2017 - 8:30am
November 22, 2017
Minn. regulators find toxic children's jewelry
ST. PAUL—Just in time for the holiday shopping season, Minnesota state regulators on Wednesday reported finding three children's jewelry...
November 22, 2017 - 2:39pm
Stepping up for shoppers: Retail management certificates pay off in the workforce
Though Kristen Sletto has worked at Target and has been regarded as a good employee for five years, her employers have recently started to see...
November 22, 2017 - 1:51pm
November 15, 2017
Miltona's grocery store closing
A staple in the Miltona community — Miltona Grocery — will be shutting its doors next month and although community members are sad,...
November 15, 2017 - 7:23am
November 11, 2017
ND has one of the best weather monitoring systems in the US. Here's how it works.
NDAWN or North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network is a popular tool with farmers and ranchers. North Dakota is known to have one of the best...
November 11, 2017 - 8:30am
November 4, 2017
AgweekTV: Beer and Barley
Montana is a big barley producing state and a growing number of craft breweries are putting it to use in beer. The Beaver Creek Brewery at Wibeaux...
November 4, 2017 - 8:30am
October 28, 2017
AgweekTV: Crop Loss
Many soybean growers are reporting crop damage and yield loss from dicamba herbicide drift. But, as Mikkel Pates found, some growers are finding...
October 28, 2017 - 8:30am
October 27, 2017
New sign, greenery for museum property
The property east of the Legacy of the Lakes Museum in Alexandria will soon have a whole new, softer look. Bruce Olson, executive director of...
October 27, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 21, 2017
AgweekTV: Soil Your Undies
Did you know that burying a pair of underwear in your field can help you determine how healthy your soil is? Shawna Olson met up with NDSU Soil...
October 21, 2017 - 8:00am
October 17, 2017
On The Street
• Two Knute Nelson leaders were recognized for charting the course for the next wave of older adult services that will empower Minnesotans...
October 17, 2017 - 6:23pm
October 14, 2017
AgweekTV: Rina’s Garden is growing up some big things in Kindred, N.D.
If you're in need of a good pumpkin this Halloween there's a place you might want to check out. We found a little girl with a big garden full...
October 14, 2017 - 8:30am
October 9, 2017
Janssen among top female executives in convenience store industry
Kellie Janssen, president of Henry's Foods Inc. in Alexandria, was recently honored as one of the top 50 female executives and managers who...
October 9, 2017 - 10:14am