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Dayton proposes six-week parental leave for state workers
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
How much do candidates have in their campaign coffers?
Young professionals sought for annual publication
Girls hockey: Cards overcome slow start to secure their spot in the 6A title game
Boys basketball: Jones propels Streaks to seventh win
Sports roundup from Tuesday, February 9
Wrestling: Cards seventh in Saturday's 8-3A tournament
Girls basketball: Cards host military appreciation night tonight
DMS to hold student-parent-teacher conferences
Calling all artists for Phelps Mill Festival
Hike on candlelit trails at Glacial Lakes State Park
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Embrace love of reading at ECFE event
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A pair of skis among the trees
Mike Frisch: The winter search for perch
Worth the wait
By the numbers: A look at some local fisheries from 2015 DNR surveys
Mike Frisch: Target crappies for good mid-winter bite
Norman D. Dittberner
Edmond "Eddie" Koep
IN THE KNOW: Incentives are used to attract business development
From the archives - 1991: Merchant seamen granted veterans status
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LETTER: Gearing up for the big fight
Awards go beyond pages in newspaper
The changing face of agriculture
Annual survey relies on farmers' participation
Beef Team to host Cow/Calf Days
Growing good habits in the New Year
Grants available to help add value to agriculture
ON THE JOB: Jessica Gadbaw, Correctional Officer
Annual Chamber celebration set for Feb. 11
Douglas County representative needed to fill board vacancy
Douglas County Hospital awarded accreditation
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November 18, 2015
Deer harvest numbers continue to rise
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced on November 17 that Minnesota firearms hunters registered 118,599 deer through the second weekend of firearms deer season. That's up from 104,785 from the same period in 2014, according to the DNR. "Hunters are seeing more...
November 18, 2015 - 3:35pm
November 17, 2015
Minnesota Supreme Court upholds constitutionality of payday lending law
In a consumer protection case filed by Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson, the Minnesota Supreme Court recently upheld the constitutionality of Minnesota's payday lending law when applied to out-of-state lenders that make loans to Minnesotans over the Internet. Swanson filed...
November 17, 2015 - 10:03am
November 11, 2015
DNR report: Hunters register 68,401 deer through Monday
Minnesota firearms hunters registered 68,401 deer during the first three days of firearms deer season, according to a Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) release that was issued on Tuesday. Final numbers from the first three days show that the number of deer registered...
November 11, 2015 - 9:54am
November 5, 2015
Record number of Minnesota students are volunteering
A new report by We Day and We Schools shows a record number of Minnesota students are participating in service to their communities. Students logged more hours volunteering than ever before and raised more than twice as much in donations for charities in their communities and...
November 5, 2015 - 11:36am
November 3, 2015
Minnesota awarded grant for biofuel infrastructure
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) has been awarded an $8 million grant to increase the number of flex fuel pumps in the state. Minnesota is one of 21 states to receive grants through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Biofuel Infrastructure Partnership (BIP).
November 3, 2015 - 12:32pm
October 27, 2015
Landowners invited to conserve wetlands
The Minnesota Land Trust is looking for landowners who want to conserve their wetlands in Becker, Douglas, Grant, Kandiyohi, Meeker, Otter Tail, Stearns, Stevens, Swift, Pope and Todd counties. The Minnesota Land Trust is working to combat wetland loss with its new Wetland Habitat...
country / agriculture
October 27, 2015 - 12:00pm
October 20, 2015
Interactive online map displays farm conservation efforts
Have you ever wondered why farmers leave a wide strip of lush green grasses in certain sections of their corn fields?
country / agriculture
October 20, 2015 - 1:57pm
Minnesota Department of Agriculture offers '2015 Greenbook'
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture recently published the 2015 Greenbook, a set of stories about sustainable agriculture research and demonstration projects taking place on Minnesota crop, livestock, fruit and vegetable farms. "The Greenbook is an important part of our Sustainable...
October 20, 2015 - 1:47pm
October 6, 2015
Minnesota gardening calendars available
The 2016 Minnesota Gardening Calendar is now available. This year's calendar includes pictures taken at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, as well as information about healthy soils, vegetable planting and the Minnesota U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones. The...
October 6, 2015 - 12:30pm
July 23, 2015
Severe Weather Tonight
There is a chance of severe thunderstorms tonight. Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms are expected to accompany an upper level disturbance...
July 23, 2015 - 2:42pm
Severe Weather Risk: Today / Tonight
Northern Plains (WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) -- A storm system will move into the Northern Plains later this afternoon. Ahead of this system, strong southerly...
July 23, 2015 - 8:47am
July 5, 2015
Weekend Rainfall Totals: July 4-5
Scattered thunderstorms tracked through the area late Saturday and into Sunday. The heaviest rain fell across northwestern Minnesota where some...
July 5, 2015 - 9:15pm
June 23, 2015
Fantastic Northern Lights Displays
A solar storm impacted the Earth on Monday, allowing for gorgeous displays of the aurora borealis, also known as the Northern Lights. The aurora...
June 23, 2015 - 8:50am
June 8, 2015
Severe Weather and Large Hail on Sunday
Alvarado, MN (WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) -- Numerous thunderstorms developed in northern parts of North Dakota and Minnesota early Sunday afternoon. A...
June 8, 2015 - 12:22am
May 16, 2015
Severe Weather Risk Today
Fargo, ND (WDAY-TV) -- Severe Update: Today's severe weather risk looks to be confined to southern portions of the area. The cloud cover today...
May 16, 2015 - 12:22pm