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Teen banned from graduation 'not because she is pregnant but because she was immoral'
UMD lab helping combat raspberry-devouring pest
FBI agent from Minnesota who tracked down Versace serial killer dies at 71
$1 billion, bipartisan Minnesota bonding bill for mostly construction projects ready to go
Minnesota city police say they shot armed man on disc golf course
NFL eases celebration rules. One player already planning a TD party
Murphy: Michael Floyd the fresh face of old news at Vikings camp
Twins tighten grip on first place, sweep Orioles
WCT Sports Show: Softball playoff predictions
WCT Sports Show: BOLD, NLS among baseball hopefuls
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
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
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
Marilyn Ruth Rusthoven
Dr. Richard Clausen
Alpha G. Finden
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
Harrop: 'Bro Culture' companies may do poorly by being bad
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Midwest Opinion: Local youth sports can help fight drug abuse
UMD lab helping combat raspberry-devouring pest
DULUTH — Robert Feyen's lanky frame was half in and half out of the small, brightly lit, plastic-enclosed space, his knees on the hard...
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May 20, 2017
Back to our roots: Pocket prairies serve horticultural and history
FARGO — Some business, schools, parks and residents are returning to their roots and planting pocket prairies. These miniature prairies...
May 20, 2017 - 12:39pm
Growing Together: Separating hardy from non-hardy when shopping trees and shrubs
Old gardening humor describes the best way to tell whether a newly emerging spring plant is a weed or a valuable perennial. Tug on it. If it...
May 20, 2017 - 10:29am
May 13, 2017
19 interesting plants you might want to try in your garden this year
Have you ever noticed that people who enjoy their yards and gardens like talking about plants nearly as much as they enjoy growing them? Striking...
May 13, 2017 - 9:33am
Spring is right time to divide perennials
Early spring is a terrific time to move, renovate and/or divide your daylilies, hosta or other perennials. If a clump is getting to be crowded...
May 13, 2017 - 8:07am
May 6, 2017
Here's how you can get tomatoes off to a fast start
In the past, I've described how gardening teaches patience, and quietly waiting for trees to mature, apple trees to bear and perennials to flower...
May 6, 2017 - 6:11am
May 3, 2017
Spring Home & Garden 2017
Spring Home & Garden 2017 The West Central Tribune's annual Spring Home & Garden section, is now available to view online here. In this...
May 3, 2017 - 11:52am
April 22, 2017
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
Deciding among apple varieties can be confusing. We all know what happened to Adam and Eve. They obviously chose poorly when deciding which...
April 22, 2017 - 9:13am
April 14, 2017
Spring Gardening Extravaganza offers two sessions on eco-friendly, edible landscapes
DULUTH, Minn. — Attention, gardeners and lawn owners: Weeds may not be a bad thing. "A yard that is full of dandelions is bee heaven,"...
April 14, 2017 - 7:21pm
April 8, 2017
Growing Together: Advice for new gardeners
According to recent surveys, 18- to 34-year-old millennials are the largest group of new gardeners. Of the six million people who took up yard...
April 8, 2017 - 7:31am
April 1, 2017
Growing Together: Options for healthy lawns with fewer chemicals
Most yard and garden topics don't arouse serious controversy. Very few gardeners have come to blows over whether daylilies are better divided...
April 1, 2017 - 10:18am
March 25, 2017
Planning the spring garden calendar
Have you ever wondered why Martha Stewart is always so perky? It's because she enjoys gardening. And gardening and springtime go together like...
March 25, 2017 - 8:13am
March 18, 2017
Fielding Questions: What causes cucumber fruits to curl?
Q: Why do my cucumber fruits always curl? Even small picklers curl. We had the soil tested at North Dakota State University and they said it...
March 18, 2017 - 8:49am
Growing Together: Better yards and gardens with less work
Wouldn't it be fun to have a yard that looks like the grounds of Buckingham Palace? Unfortunately, most of us don't have a head gardener with...
March 18, 2017 - 7:52am
March 12, 2017
At this central Minn. library, they're checking out seeds as well as books
PINE RIVER, Minn.—As part of a continuing effort to combat food poverty in the this central Minnesota area, the University of Minnesota...
March 12, 2017 - 10:00am