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EMT Willmar ambulance hosts 10th annual toy drive
Mills drops request for recount in 8th District race
$1.4 billion budget surplus expected in Minnesota
Billionaire: If Trump succeeds, so does Mexico
Franken's staff visits Willmar to learn about CEO program
Cards open with tough win over Tech
Briefs: Patriots TE Gronkowski to have back surgery
Wolves' Cole Aldrich on best, worst of playing in New York
MLB, players reach labor agreement
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Around our region published Nov. 30
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Obama's latest shrug of the shoulders
Janet L. Barber
Betty S. Adrian
Valerie Geline Wallace
Roger R. Logan
Arvin A. Dahmes
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
November 26, 2016
AgweekTV: Flax power
We caught up Golden Valley Flax from Park River, North Dakota. They raise several different kinds of crops. But they do something a little extra...
November 26, 2016 - 8:30am
November 19, 2016
AgweekTV: An unlikely pet at one North Dakota ranch
It's not every day you get to pet a real, live buffalo. But there's a rancher near New Rockford, North Dakota that has a tame bison on his ranch....
November 19, 2016 - 8:30am
November 14, 2016
AgweekTV: Rumors swirl around low-profile, big-time St. Thomas farmer
He's one of the biggest farmers in the region. but you might not have ever heard of him, or even know what he looks like. Ron McMartin Jr. keeps...
November 14, 2016 - 9:28am
November 5, 2016
Who is responsible for slaughtered livestock near DAPL protest?
The killing and wounding of cattle and horses is one of the most emotionally charged incidents associated with the Dakota Access Pipeline Protests...
November 5, 2016 - 8:30am
October 29, 2016
AgweekTV: Protest pains
Protesters have come from around the country to try to stop construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline but they are also causing headaches and...
October 29, 2016 - 8:30am
October 22, 2016
AgweekTV: Combining Ag and Learning
It's an unlikely meeting of two worlds. But thanks to Banquet In A Field put on by the Women Of Common Ground, people who don't live on farms...
October 22, 2016 - 8:30am
October 21, 2016
Some Minn. farmers worry as trade deals take a hit in presidential race
MANKATO — As much as a third of the corn on Kevin Paap's farm southeast of Mankato won't be sticking around long after the harvest. It's...
October 21, 2016 - 1:57pm
October 17, 2016
A sweet way to harvest beets
MURDOCK — It's a warm fall morning that followed enough rain to make fields slimy and prone to deep tractor-tire ruts, but a bright yellow...
October 17, 2016 - 8:24pm
October 15, 2016
AgweekTV: Ag History
There are a few big names in the region's ag history that helped launch some famous brands. Melroe Bobcats and Steiger Tractors came to be known...
October 15, 2016 - 8:30am
October 11, 2016
On a quest for unique wrenches
WILMONT — Lloyd and Clara Fuerstenberg farmed for many years on the outskirts of Wilmont in far southwest Minnesota raising crops in the...
October 11, 2016 - 1:17pm
October 8, 2016
Watch how North Dakota crops get from the US to Asia
The North Dakota Soybean Council's “See For Yourself" program recently took a group of area farmers to the west coast to get a closer look...
October 8, 2016 - 8:30am
October 6, 2016
U.S. government challenges China's excessive use of price supports
The United States government recently launched new trade enforcement action against the People's Republic of China regarding excessive use of government-provided price supports for Chinese production of rice, wheat and corn. Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative, and Secretary...
October 6, 2016 - 6:06pm
October 1, 2016
AgweekTV: Hemp harvest
Industrial hemp is a controlled substance in the U.S. because the plant is the same species as marijuana, without the THC. But the 2014 farm...
October 1, 2016 - 8:30am
September 29, 2016
Invasive prairie plant found in Yellow Medicine County
ST. PAUL—The first confirmation of a weed known as Palmer amaranth in Minnesota has been confirmed on a farm in Yellow Medicine County....
September 29, 2016 - 8:18pm
State tractor safety program a success
WASECA—One of the Minnesota tractor rollover protection kit rebate program's first participants, Randy Peterson, was determined not to...
September 29, 2016 - 7:32am