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Handmade soaps created by Carma Wood of Willmar are shown for sale Wednesday as part of the Close to Home initiative at Herberger's in Willmar's Kandi Mall. Wood uses as many local products as possible in her Kiyi Kiyi line of bath and beauty products. (Briana Sanchez / Tribune)
Home-grown products take center stage at Herberger's Close to Home
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Amanda Freund displays the "Cow Pots" made from manure at her family's Connecticut dairy farm Thursday during an appearance in Willmar. Freund, a speaker at the Women in Agriculture Networking conference, spoke about entrepreneurship and value-added opportunities on the farm. (Carolyn Lange / Tribune)
Women bring new voice to agriculture
54 min 28 sec ago
Records published Feb. 21
1 hour 21 min ago
February 20, 2017
Study: Immigrants make up growing part of workforce, tax base of ND, Minnesota
9 hours 22 min ago
Ice conditions on Lac qui Parle Lake are expected to become unsafe as a result of the lake elevation changes associated with dam repairs and the warmer weather that is forecast during the next week. (Tribune file photo)
Corps prepares for final construction repairs at Lac qui Parle Dam
9 hours 48 min ago
Pipe rolls off truck, killing worker on Minnesota highway project
9 hours 54 min ago
Minnesota state Rep. John Considine, D-Mankato, says during a House floor session Monday that lifting Minnesota's ban on Sunday liquor would benefit only "big box" retailers and hurt small business. (Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service)
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inch forward in Minnesota
10 hours 30 min ago
Gary Jerger, Ag Spray Inc., of Moorhead, Minn., is vice president of the National Agricultural Aviation Association. Photo taken Feb. 14, 2017, at St. Cloud, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Aerial sprayers urged be vigilant
12 hours 54 min ago
Iraqi Chief of Staff General Othman al-Ghanimi welcomes U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis at Ministry of Defense in Baghdad, Iraq, Feb. 20, 2017. Reuters photoplay button
Trump's defense chief says in Iraq: We're not here for your oil
13 hours 9 min ago
St. Paul firefighters Martha Fecht, left, and Todd Hanson, right, talk about their work with children evacuated from the Jewish Community Center while law enforcement searched the center. The center runs programs for preschoolers, infants and toddlers. (Courtesy photo)
Jewish Center in Twin Cities receives bomb threat, part of at least 10 nationwide
13 hours 10 min ago
Newly named National Security Adviser Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster listens as President Donald Trump makes the announcement at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., Feb. 20, 2017. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
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General known for sharp questions will be Trump's new top security adviser
13 hours 16 min ago
Melting snow in eastern South Dakota is increasing soil moisture, with more precipitation likely in March. Erin Wicker / Special to Agweek
Spring weather outlook for South Dakota hard to predict
13 hours 54 min ago
Illustration by Ross Torgerson / Forum Communications
8 little known facts about U.S. presidents that may leave you scratching your head
13 hours 59 min ago
Minn. school district requiring approval of prom dresses before dance
15 hours 8 min ago
Demonstrators gather in front of the Houses of Parliament during a protest against U.S. President Donald Trump in London Feb. 20, 2017. Toby Melville / Reuters
UK defends Trump state visit offer despite protest
15 hours 42 min ago