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Paul Gazelka: The Brainerd man for the statewide Republican moment
As Nolan votes, challengers hit back on taxes
Minnesota voters supported 82 percent of tax levies in November
Where and how to buy your turkey from a Minnesota turkey farmer
Divide dahlias in fall for winter storage
State Swimming & Diving: Schramm second in Class A 1-meter diving
NA3HL Hockey: WarHawks overcome Whalers in third period
'Dogs fit to be split: Miami rallies to down UMD and earn split of NCHC series
Oshie, Holtby guide Capitals past Wild
Experience will guide Twins as they weigh extensions for budding stars
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
'Marian' opens tonight on Ridgewater College stage in Willmar
Jimmy Fallon to host live Super Bowl edition of ‘The Tonight Show’ in Minneapolis
Garth Brooks lip-syncing controversy at the CMA Awards really hit a nerve
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
Protecting a special place: Thanks to Prairie Woods, Geer Island will remain a natural sanctuary
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Ruth A. Schmitt
Roland H. Severson
Gloria Leola Schauer
Sammy W. Brazzle, Jr.
LaVonne A. Welter
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
Tribune Editorial: County sales tax needed to invest in critical infrastructure
Letter: Do your part to keep roads safe
Letter: More truths are coming out
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Card of Thanks
Emma Anne Williams
October 10, 2017
Jennie-O promotes Venenga
WILLMAR — Shelly Venenga has been promoted by Jennie-O Turkey Store to the position of regional business manager for alternative/emerging...
October 10, 2017 - 8:03am
Barajas promoted at Jennie-O
WILLMAR — Ashley Barajas has been promoted to the position of company store coordinator and general office support at Jennie-O Turkey Store...
October 10, 2017 - 7:33am
August 26, 2017
5 questions with ... Travis Steele, bison rancher and direct meat sales, New Rockford, N.D.
Q: What is your role in agriculture today? We grow food for people. It's our responsibility to use production methods that ensure food is safe...
August 26, 2017 - 6:24am
August 23, 2017
Minnesota-based Cargill, Bill Gates bet on startup making meat without slaughter
Cargill, one of the largest global agricultural companies, has joined Bill Gates and other business giants to invest in a nascent technology...
August 23, 2017 - 1:27pm
August 17, 2017
Minnesota-based Man Cave Craft Eats striving to be the 'Mercedes of meats'
MINNEAPOLIS — Nick Beste — CEO and "chief instigator" of Man Cave Craft Eats — has overseen the specialty meat company's evolution from...
August 17, 2017 - 12:58pm
August 1, 2017
Abdullahi promoted by Jennie-O
WILLMAR — Jennie-O Turkey Store announces that Absame Abdullahi has been promoted to supervisor trainee at the Willmar Avenue Plant....
August 1, 2017 - 10:43am
May 30, 2017
Jennie-O Turkey Store builds new plant in Melrose
MELROSE — Jennie-O Turkey Store has begun construction on a new processing plant in Melrose. State-of-the-art equipment, which will increase...
May 30, 2017 - 6:20am
Jennie-O Turkey Store hires Abdi
WILLMAR — Jennie-O Turkey Store announces that Zakaria Abdi has joined the application services team as an intern for the summer. During...
May 30, 2017 - 5:43am
May 25, 2017
BBQ Boot Camp serves up a smokey sell-out in Fargo
FARGO — North Dakota State University served up a heaping helping of nutritional and food safety information along with flavor enhancing...
May 25, 2017 - 4:54pm
April 7, 2017
The Pinke Post: Evaluating the safety of your meat
When you're standing at the meat counter in your grocery store, do you wonder, "Is this meat safe?" This past weekend, I attended the 97th annual...
April 7, 2017 - 10:32am
March 15, 2017
U.S. Catholics allowed corned beef on St. Patrick's Day Friday, meat industry cheers
CHICAGO -- In recent weeks, the U.S. meat industry has found itself wrestling with a culinary conundrum: Would American Roman Catholics be able...
March 15, 2017 - 5:04pm
November 28, 2016
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Forty-five large investors collectively managing $1.2 trillion in assets are pressing some of the nation's largest meat producers to set policies for reducing water pollution in their feeding, slaughtering and processing operations. The investors, who are members of sustainability...
November 28, 2016 - 6:06am
November 19, 2016
Thanksgiving cheer for consumers as turkey, ham prices fall
CHICAGO — U.S. consumers can expect to spend less on their traditional Thanksgiving and Christmas turkeys and hams this year as supplies...
November 19, 2016 - 2:56pm
October 4, 2016
Colle hired at Jennie-O
WILLMAR—Michael Colle as accepted a position at Jennie-O Turkey Store, as an associate food technologist for the corporate office's research...
October 4, 2016 - 5:49am
September 19, 2016
Jennie-O hires Sumargo in R&D
WILLMAR—Franklin Sumargo has been named the associate food scientist for Jennie-O Turkey Store's corporate office research and development...
September 19, 2016 - 9:26am