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October 10, 2016
Chelsey Targer stocks broccoli in the produce section. The local effort to open Island Grocery will assure that fresh foods remain available in Bird Island.  (Tom Cherveny / Tribune)
Bird Island opens old playbook to save grocery
October 10, 2016 - 7:00pm
September 12, 2016
Jennie-O Turkey promotes Sexton
September 12, 2016 - 2:59pm
Willmar: Gurley's... by the numbers
April 12, 2012 - 2:00pm
Tom Taunton, vice president and general manager of Gurley's Foods in Willmar, shows off an assortment of the roasted nuts that have helped put the company's name on products that can be found coast to coast across the United States. Tribune photo by Anne Polta
Willmar: Gurley's Foods are sold coast to coast
April 12, 2012 - 1:52pm
September 6, 2011
Phoenix Project aims to put local foods in mainstream markets
September 6, 2011 - 12:00am
Scaling up the growing movement for local foods
September 6, 2011 - 12:00am
June 14, 2010
Susie Lang, right, and her family are committed to eating only locally-produced foods from Tuesday until July 15. The challenge is part of an effort to promote more local foods production and the economic benefits it offers. Lang, her husband Andy and son Elliot started out by buying local foods from Sherry Kenney at the Hector farmer's market on Wednesday afternoon. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Family takes on one-month, local foods challenge
June 14, 2010 - 12:00am
May 24, 2010
American Opinion:
May 24, 2010 - 12:00am
April 17, 2010
2½ years on, tomato grower and city reach a settlement
April 17, 2010 - 12:00am
October 31, 2009
Peterson sponsoring economy conference
October 31, 2009 - 12:00am
October 3, 2009
Submitted photo
Jessi Wood, second left, and Joey Stout, right, moved to their Lac qui Parle County farm to raise their children in a rural environment. They are shown with Aurelia, 2, left, and Azure, 4. The couple run Humble Roots Heritage Farm, where they protect domesticated farm animals that are rapidly disappearing from the world.
A Noah's Ark for the prairie
October 3, 2009 - 12:00am
August 13, 2009
Table set in Watson for legal fight; city wants producer to dismantle growing area, citing a violation of city ordinances
August 13, 2009 - 12:00am
June 30, 2009
Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Kayla Camp arranges fireworks Monday under a tent in the Cub Foods parking lot in Willmar. Camp and fellow members of the Youth for Christ organization Joppa are selling fireworks as part of a fundraiser. The fireworks will be sold through Saturday.
A bang for your buck
June 30, 2009 - 12:00am
May 13, 2009
Sid Rood, a driver with Peterson Bus Service, helps Scott Edman off the bus Tuesday to go grocery shopping at Jahnke Foods in Spicer. The New London American Legion is paying for a bus to take the town's residents to Spicer each Tuesday and Friday until a grocery opens again in New London. The town's only grocery store, The Big Store, closed last month. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
A helping hand
May 13, 2009 - 12:00am
February 10, 2009
Joel's Family Foods closes doors, merges with Paynesville SuperValu
February 10, 2009 - 12:00am