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Christmas service held at historic Spruce Hill Church
Unique memorial honors vet: Flag disposal box set up in Lowry
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MNsure allows longer for people to enroll for health insurance
Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
Sports scores from Saturday, Dec. 16
Basketball scores from Friday, Dec. 15
Boys basketball: Lakers run winning streak to five games
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria runs December winning streak to five games
Girls basketball: Second half propels Knights past Hancock
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
Serving up 'real food'
Helping African firefighters
From the stand: Adjusting to late season
New northern pike regulations coming in 2018
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Mike Frisch: Icing winter walleyes
Local hunters keep an eye on CWD developments
Lou B. Geris
Luella "Lou" Geris
Barbara Ellen Merreighn Lommen
Monica Mary Baltes
Kenneth "Fritz" Roy Dahlke
OUR TURN: Why is America getting less happy?
LETTER: Christmas spirit shines on through the night
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LETTER: Community works together to help those in need
LETTER: An onslaught against Christian values
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
Pelican Lake wind turbine canceled by power co-op
Seeking top young professionals
ATCC Foundation honors 2017 philanthropists
On The Street
Bello Cucina abruptly closes doors for good
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March 4, 2017
Drone safety among top concerns at ag aviation conference
New herbicide formulations, and the growing use of drones are just two of the concerns of aerial applicators. Those are just a couple of the...
March 4, 2017 - 8:30am
February 25, 2017
Kindred students take on service project to celebrate National FFA Week
Students are celebrating National FFA Week. Our Agweek TV crew headed to Kindred, North Dakota to check out the festivities. Kindred has a very...
February 25, 2017 - 8:30am
February 22, 2017
Century Farm applications due by April 3
Minnesota families who have owned their farms for 100 years or more may apply for the 2017 Century Farms Program. Produced by the Minnesota State Fair in conjunction with the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation, the Century Farms Program was created to promote agriculture and honor historic...
February 22, 2017 - 9:00am
February 18, 2017
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
Farmers need to look for low-investment opportunities to increase income in this tough ag economy. That was just some of the advice from lenders...
February 18, 2017 - 8:30am
February 13, 2017
Brothers harvest viral gold with ag-themed videos
Three young brothers who live and work on the family farm have found themselves in the world spotlight. The Peterson Farm Bros. started creating...
February 13, 2017 - 7:51am
February 10, 2017
Winter Ag Show held at Viking Plaza
David Hulinsky (left) and his son, Greg, of Bertrum visit with Tom Amundson and Mike Kaye of Amundson Peterson on Wednesday at the Winter Ag...
February 10, 2017 - 10:00am
February 8, 2017
Ag Show is at Viking Plaza
People visit with vendors and check out the displays at the Winter Ag Show at the Viking Plaza in Alexandria Wednesday. The show, which includes...
February 8, 2017 - 3:56pm
2017 Farm Resource Guide is now available
The Farm Resource Guide for 2017 is now available upon request at many University of Minnesota Extension county offices across the state. This resource guide includes a variety of useful farm business management information including the following items: • Custom rates. • Average...
February 8, 2017 - 12:00pm
MDA encourages farmers to participate in nutrient initiative
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture invites Minnesota farmers and crop advisers to participate in a unique on-farm nutrient management program that can help water quality while managing production costs.
February 8, 2017 - 12:00pm
Farm Storage Facility Loan program expands
One of the things I admire most about farmers is their resilience to anything Mother Nature can throw at them. Farmers generally are the eternal optimists. Times are tight for many aspects of agriculture, yet most producers that come through our office are positive about the future....
February 8, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 4, 2017
AgweekTV: Nonbrowning apples
Neal Carter grows apples and hates that apples turn brown. So he decided to develop an apple that doesn't. They are called arctic apples. Watch...
February 4, 2017 - 8:30am
January 28, 2017
AgweekTV: Going robotic
A Goodridge, Minnesota family dairy farm has gone robotic. What's unique about that, is it's a fairly small operation to be using the technology....
January 28, 2017 - 8:30am
January 25, 2017
Minnesota Farmers Union Elects New President
Minnesota Farmers Union held a special election on Saturday, Jan. 21, to elect a new president to replace former president Doug Peterson who retired Dec. 31, 2016. The special election consisted of the full board members of county presidents from around that state. Former MFU vice...
January 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 21, 2017
AgweekTV: Changes in antibiotics in livestock
Antibiotic resistance among humans is a growing concern around the world. In 2015, the Food and Drug Administration took a proactive step by...
January 21, 2017 - 8:30am
January 18, 2017
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Renegotiating expired farmland rental rate agreements – a process now under way across the Upper Midwest – can be one of the toughest jobs in agriculture. Farmers and landlords often have differing perceptions of what’s fair and reasonable. The task might be especially challenging...
January 18, 2017 - 11:00am