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February 14, 2019
Ashby co-op manager pleads guilty to mail fraud, tax evasion: Hennessey was accused of embezzling over $5M
MINNEAPOLIS — The former general manager of the defunct Ashby Farmers Cooperative Elevator Co. pleaded guilty to federal felony charges of...
February 14, 2019 - 3:41pm
Documents show first glimpse of alleged co-op embezzler’s hunting trophies, debt details
ELBOW LAKE, Minn. — Recently filed court documents include photos of hunting trophies at the home of a former Minnesota farm elevator manager...
January 14, 2019 - 6:00am
December 6, 2018
Former Ashby elevator manager on electronic monitoring
MINNEAPOLIS — The former manager of the now-dissolved Ashby Farmers Cooperative Elevator will be on electronic monitoring pending further...
December 6, 2018 - 8:57am
December 5, 2018
Fugitive Ashby elevator manager turns himself in, makes initial court appearance
ASHBY — Jerry Hennessey, the fugitive manager of the Ashby Farmers Elevator Cooperative, turned himself into federal authorities after...
December 5, 2018 - 1:12pm
November 10, 2018
Back in the field one year after cancer
Colfax, ND woman left her corporate job, then cancer, behind to return to farming. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest...
November 10, 2018 - 8:30am
November 5, 2018
Suicide widow angry with rumors: Says husband didn’t know about Ashby Co-op embezzlement
BATTLE LAKE, Minn. — Kathy Evavold has heard the rumors and they make her angry and hurt. Kathy, 59, is the widow of Leland “Lee” Evavold,...
November 5, 2018 - 6:17am
October 29, 2018
AgweekTV: 70th Harvest
An 88-year-old Georgetown, Minn., sugarbeet grower celebrates a milestone. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest agri-weather...
October 29, 2018 - 11:19am
October 20, 2018
AgweekTV: Ashby, Minn., elevator fraud update
Co-op members hope to recover assets after former manager made nearly $5 million in unauthorized transactions. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV...
October 20, 2018 - 8:30am
October 2, 2018
Embattled Minnesota elevator reaches lease deal to reopen; alleged manager misspending now totals $4.9M
ASHBY, Minn. —With still more reports of inappropriate spending by its former general manager, the elevator at Ashby will reopen its doors...
October 2, 2018 - 9:06pm
September 29, 2018
AgweekTV: Ag Youth Infusion
A rural North Dakota town is seeing an infusion of young farm families. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest agri-weather...
September 29, 2018 - 8:30am
September 19, 2018
Fraud-stricken Minnesota grain co-op looks for quick sale
ASHBY, Minn. — Ashby Farmers Cooperative Elevator is closed for business but is talking with three other cooperatives in the region to...
September 19, 2018 - 9:00pm
September 17, 2018
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
ASHBY, Minn. — The investigation is only starting into how much Jerome "Jerry" Hennessey could have stolen from the Ashby Farmers Cooperative...
September 17, 2018 - 8:47pm
September 13, 2018
Elevator closes amid allegations of manager misspending
A west-central Minnesota grain elevator is going belly up, alleging that its general manager spent more than $2 million of its funds for hunting...
September 13, 2018 - 3:55pm