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October 18, 2017
More than 400 people attended two public meetings at Bemidji’s Sanford Center regarding Enbridge Energy's proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project in Minnesota on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Service
More than 400 gather to offer views on replacing Enbridge pipeline in northern Minn.
October 18, 2017 - 9:03am
May 2, 2017
Raw milk farm battle rages on as constitutional questions raised
May 2, 2017 - 9:44pm
February 7, 2017
Midwest Opinion: Trump's plan is a 'farm program' for industry
February 7, 2017 - 3:12am
May 12, 2016
Al Skaar, left, of Alexandria and Dick Dyke were all smiles with a stringer of walleyes they caught on Lake Chippewa near Brandon during the Minnesota opener in 1975. (COURTESY PHOTO)
As opener nears, a look back at how fishing has changed over time
May 12, 2016 - 8:22am
May 5, 2015
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt leans into a grill to flip a turkey burger Tuesday as lawmakers serve up a free meal to support the state turkey industry. Officials assure consumers that turkey is safe to eat when properly cooked. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis)
Safe turkey message loses traction with uneducated politician
May 5, 2015 - 11:35pm
April 4, 2013
Focus 2013: Rising to the Challenge
April 4, 2013 - 9:27am
January 8, 2011
Letter: A study that isn't needed
January 8, 2011 - 12:00am
July 30, 2010
Longtime Olivia resident a pioneer in the seed industry
July 30, 2010 - 12:00am
July 16, 2010
Ethanol industry scrambles to keep incentives going
July 16, 2010 - 9:12am
June 3, 2010
Dairy is $4.6 billion industry in state, second only to swine in livestock sector
June 3, 2010 - 12:00am
May 24, 2010
American Opinion: On regulation of the U.S. oil industry
May 24, 2010 - 12:00am
April 13, 2010
Land at the former Willmar Municipal Airport, now designated for the city's industrial park, could become more attractive to new and emerging high-tech businesses if the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development can put together a group of "angel" investors. Minnesota legislators last month passed a jobs bill that allows tax credits for these investors to help finance business start-ups in the technology sector. Tribune photo by Anne Polta
EDC sees development opportunities with new angel investor tax credit
April 13, 2010 - 12:00am
August 28, 2009
A man-made dairy crisis
August 28, 2009 - 12:00am
August 20, 2009
Steve Sviggum, commissioner of the state Department of Labor and Industry, addresses area business owners in this undated file photo at the Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce. State guidelines prevent Sviggum, a former lawmaker, from running for governor while he's employed in his current capacity. Tribune file photo
Sviggum's gubernatorial bid on hold after ruling that states he can't enter the campaign while Labor and Industry Dept. boss
August 20, 2009 - 12:00am
August 17, 2009
Pork producers have cut costs, weathered storm, but how much longer can they last?
August 17, 2009 - 12:00am