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'Don't be pushed over'
Student accomplishments, scholarships
Alexandria taxes may drop for some
Electric car owners to power up in Alexandria
Progress made on Agnes Blvd.
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Sept. 25
Volleyball: Chargers regroup to knock off Knights in four
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria swept in Milwaukee
Morken: Hunters find ducks flying on opener
Sports schedule for Monday, Sept. 24
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Dr. Jerry and Jane McCrery
Duane and Connie Shelden
Morken: Hunters find ducks flying on opener
Zebra mussels confirmed in Barrett Lake in Grant County
Drawdown underway on Lake Christina
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Kevin Donald Revering
Donald "Don" Skrove
Richard "Shorty" Olson
Shirley Ann Battey
Paid Political Letter: Hearings are a Democratic circus of deception
Paid Political Letter: U.S. senators lack compassion
Paid Political Letter: Know your candidates before you vote
Letter to the Editor: Farmers face risks while improving water quality
It's Our Turn: Home abroad in a purple world
4-H holds county competition
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
On The Street
Skid steer row: Burgeoning Alexandria industry makes attachments for skid loaders
hires and promotions
on the street
June 27, 2018
Ribfest delivers tasty fun
The lakes are now awake. The annual Awake the Lakes Ribest at Alexandria's Big Ole Central Park on Saturday, June 23, provided plenty of tasty...
June 27, 2018 - 11:51am
April 6, 2018
Forada Lions to host Harvest Pack event
Members of the Forada Lions Club have set a lofty goal: To put together 50,000 Harvest Pack meal packs. And they have invited all Lions clubs...
April 6, 2018 - 5:16pm
March 15, 2018
LETTER: Farmers and food awareness
To the editor: How often does the questions come up in our households, "What should we have for supper tonight, or where should we go out to eat tonight?" We here in America are so blessed to have a more than abundant supply of good, safe and healthy food supply available that we...
March 15, 2018 - 8:14am
March 10, 2018
LETTER: Food program is vital for rural areas
To the editor: In the nation's rural communities, where the food that feeds the world is grown, food insecurity is endured by millions of children, seniors, and hard working Americans. The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) helps stave off hunger in one in six rural...
March 10, 2018 - 2:01pm
February 28, 2018
Why have a garden? Good question
The first question you should ask yourself when planning a new garden is "Why do I want a garden?" Maybe you have a shady spot where grass won't...
February 28, 2018 - 2:09pm
January 29, 2018
Goat Ridge brewery expansion includes farm-to-table restaurant
NEW LONDON, Minn.—There's more than just beer brewing at the Goat Ridge Brewing Co. in New London, Minn. After 2½ years in business —...
January 29, 2018 - 8:18pm
January 12, 2018
5 things about Midwest grocery stores foreigners find surprising
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The supermarket: an everyday convenience that Americans sometimes take for granted. To us, the "super" in supermarket...
January 12, 2018 - 9:04am
December 16, 2017
AgweekTV: Food blogger Molly Yeh makes the big time
We all know the classic story of farm kids who can't wait to get to the big city, but more and more, that trend is reversing and young people...
December 16, 2017 - 8:30am
March 12, 2017
Peterson's staff cooks up a winner in senator's hotdish competition
WASHINGTON—He may not have come up with the recipe himself, but U.S. Congressman Collin Peterson now has the right to brag that his staff...
March 12, 2017 - 10:30am
March 11, 2017
AgweekTV: On the road at the Commodity Classic
This week AgweekTV is live from the Commodity Classic in San Antonio, Texas. The Commodity Classic is the largest farmer led, farmer focused...
March 11, 2017 - 8:30am
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
March 3, 2017
CHEF JESS: Sugar scrubs smooth skin
Several years and a few children ago, a friend of mine introduced me to sugar scrubs. We sat on a dock by the lake and gently rubbed the mixture...
March 3, 2017 - 9:00am
March 1, 2017
Lost Italian: Have a Lenten fish fry Italian style
Today marks the beginning of the season of Lent and, as a Catholic, I welcome this opportunity for reflection, atonement and spiritual growth....
March 1, 2017 - 8:19am
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