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Minnesota's 2014 top teacher uses experience to help other educators --EMDASH-- and parents
MN chief justice worries about legislative budget plans
Prairie Woods Environmental Center Earth Day 2017
American Crystal Sugar offers bonuses if labor deal set by May 22
Push continues to enlist customers for Kandiyohi County broadband project
The Wild didn't get the job done
Wild couldn't produce in playoffs
Blues oust Wild on Paajarvi OT goal
Local Roundup: Cards tennis team clips Litchfield
Bulldogs down Jags
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Hollywood's Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner file for divorce
MTV to revive reality series 'Fear Factor'
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Earth Day 2017 celebrated April 22 in west central Minnesota
'Camper Cabins' guide to great outdoors
James Francis Grossman
Marvin I. Braegelman
Janice Seime Schei
Orville E. Lien
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoonist Opinions published April 22
Commentary: Our newspaper is adjusting with some changes
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
April 22, 2017
AgweekTV: Every day is Earth Day for farmers
Farmers are the original environmentalists, and for them, every day is earth day. Michelle Rook looks at what farmers and two of the leading...
21 hours 12 min ago
April 21, 2017
Farmers promote sustainability during Earth Day
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — In agriculture, every day is Earth Day. The official observation of Earth Day is Saturday, April 22, which gives farmers...
April 21, 2017 - 8:06am
Wet field conditions limiting farmers in region
WOODSTOCK, Minn. — Excuse him, but Clint Magnus can only take a minute or two from his fertilizer spreading duties. The cold, damp conditions...
April 21, 2017 - 7:00am
April 19, 2017
Trump vows to back U.S. dairy farmers in Canada trade spat
President Donald Trump promised to defend American dairy farmers who have been hurt by Canada’s protectionist trade practices, during a visit...
April 19, 2017 - 12:12pm
April 15, 2017
AgweekTV: Robotic dairy
The dairy industry can be challenging, with long hours, and volatile prices. Shawna Olson reports on one operation that has found adding state...
April 15, 2017 - 8:30am
April 14, 2017
Hack the harvest: As machinery becomes smarter, farmers and lawmakers contend with rules preventing maintenance
Crops aren't the only thing farmers are harvesting these days. Some of them are digging up software code. Producers in particularly remote areas...
April 14, 2017 - 3:38pm
5 questions with ... Dr. Emily Fox, veterinarian from Ashley, N.D.
Q: What sparked in your interest in becoming a veterinarian? I've wanted to be a veterinarian since I was 4 or 5, pretty much since I learned...
April 14, 2017 - 6:02am
Landowners hear alternatives to vegetation for compliance with buffer law
WILLMAR — It turns out the state's buffer law — part of which takes effect this fall — does not necessarily mean that vegetation...
April 14, 2017 - 5:12am
April 12, 2017
Smithfield makes move on market for pig-human transplants
CHICAGO - Smithfield Foods, the world's largest pork producer, has established a separate bioscience unit to expand its role in supplying pig...
April 12, 2017 - 12:37pm
April 11, 2017
Soybean stock slides as USDA predicts more planting
MITCHELL, S.D.—In about one week, the price of soybeans has fallen by more than 20 cents per bushel, and one South Dakota farmer blames...
April 11, 2017 - 6:47pm
Global surplus leads to grain piled on runways, parking lots and fields
Reluctant to sell his harvest at today's rock-bottom prices, he has stuffed storage bins at his property full and left more corn piled on the...
April 11, 2017 - 8:22am
April 10, 2017
Ag officials hopeful about Trump administration moves
FARGO — A panel of agricultural leaders at a North Dakota State University student event had mostly positive reviews about prospects for...
April 10, 2017 - 10:00am
Survey shows power of ag on Kandiyohi County economy
WILLMAR — The surprising optimism of farmers in spite of bleak revenues and the powerful punch agriculture has on the local economy were...
April 10, 2017 - 6:11am
April 8, 2017
Herd headaches: Starting from square one with cattle is no easy feat
Starting a cattle herd from square one is not an easy task. but that's exactly what one man with a dream is doing. He lives near Casselton, North...
April 8, 2017 - 8:30am
This year, dozens of Red River Valley farmers look to grow hemp
GRAND FORKS — A few dozen farmers, including some in the Red River Valley, are trying something new this growing season. The North Dakota...
April 8, 2017 - 7:50am