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Minnesota man may have fallen off bluff into Mississippi after police chase
As budget talks drag on, Minnesota legislators appear relaxed, headed for special session
Hargreaves returns to prison pending civil commitment hearing
Trump's budget proposal slashes spending by $3.6 trillion over 10 years
At least 19 dead in blast at Ariana Grande concert in British arena
Cooler weather made for less stress in Scheels Fargo Marathon
Zimmer to take time off from Vikings after 8th eye surgery
Vikings gave Michael Floyd a chance. 'Now it's up to him,' says his mother.
Twins' Hughes to spend time on DL with biceps injury
Adrian Peterson selling Twin Cities 5-bedroom home for $695,000
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
'Scandal' will end next year, ABC president confirms
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Ardyce G. Meadows
Michael Thomas Cullen
Kathryn A. Frandson
Ardella M. Solbrack
Lola M. Olson
Minnesota Opinion: Taxing charitable donations is just wrong
Letter: Book doesn't belong in classroom
Letter: Reinvest in higher education
Thomas: Will America ever learn?
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
Congress renames Fargo ag lab for former North Dakota governor
BISMARCK — Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., sponsored a bill that passed in the House last fall to rename a U.S. Department of Agriculture laboratory...
9 hours 3 min ago
Southwest Minnesota's Tru Shrimp venture builds on region's crops
BALATON, Minn. — It's counter-intuitive to start an inland shrimp business in Minnesota, but Michael Ziebell is building more than that....
14 hours 25 min ago
ND organic farmer wins USDA appeal after 7 years
LITCHVILLE, N.D. — John "Jack" Olson spreads a collection of folders containing hundreds of pages on his pickup box cover. The papers detail...
15 hours 21 min ago
May 20, 2017
AgweekTV: North Dakota flavor in DC
A chain of restaurants in the Washington, DC area with a North Dakota flavor are very popular with tourists and locals. They were started by...
May 20, 2017 - 8:30am
May 19, 2017
5 questions with ... Doug Backlund, manager of the Rooster Roost Ranch, Mitchell, S.D.
Q: What is your role in agriculture today? My main purpose involves planting food plots and maintaining CRP (burning of and spraying) and other...
May 19, 2017 - 9:37pm
Deere sees a higher sales yield for the first time in years
Deere's quarterly sales of farm and construction equipment rose for the first time in more than three years, and the company's rising profit...
May 19, 2017 - 10:52am
May 18, 2017
Ag sector to keep close eye on NAFA renegotiations
WASHINGTON — Renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement is good in theory, but it's too soon to predict how U.S. farmers will...
May 18, 2017 - 4:06pm
YME builds windowless greenhouse
GRANITE FALLS — There's never a cloudy day in the greenhouse built by students at the Yellow Medicine East High School in Granite Falls....
May 18, 2017 - 8:20am
May 16, 2017
Minnesota budget still undone, but leaders report progress as deadline nears
ST. PAUL — A rookie Minnesota senator may have said it best in social media. "With less than a week left of legislative session, here's...
May 16, 2017 - 7:03pm
May 15, 2017
Dayton aide: 'I fell short' on ag comments
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's aide who so angered farm-area legislators that they said the governor had declared war on agriculture...
May 15, 2017 - 9:10pm
Up close with new Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue
Secretary of Ag, Sonny Perdue sits down with farm broadcasters from around the nation, including Agweek's Shawna Olson. He talks about his background...
May 15, 2017 - 9:06am
Immigration crackdown not aimed at farm workers, Trump says
WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO - President Donald Trump said he would seek to keep his tough immigration enforcement policies from harming the U.S....
May 15, 2017 - 7:34am
North Dakota offers money for honey bee research
BISMARCK, N.D. — If you ask beekeepers what kind of research they would like to see, the answer is simple. "The main thing is bee health,"...
May 15, 2017 - 7:34am
May 14, 2017
Sunnyside to bee-keeping: Solar gardens providing habitat for honey makers
ST. PAUL — Have you hugged a honeybee today? Travis and Chiara Bolton have — at least, that's how the bees might see it. The St....
May 14, 2017 - 11:34am
An ode to farm and ranch moms
I don't think Mom wanted to know how to pull a gooseneck stock trailer behind the ¾-ton pickup. But when my brother and I needed to get our...
May 14, 2017 - 10:54am