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January 23, 2019
Erik Ahlgren, lawyer for Ashby Farmers Elevator Cooperative, on Oct. 15 tells members he has filed a civil suit against former general manager Jerry Hennessey and his wife, Rebecca, and has urged a federal Department of Justice to investigate possible criminal bank fraud. Seated second from left is Russell Dewey, the co-op’s board chairman. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Ashby Elevator embezzling scheme prompts call for farmer protections
8 hours 39 min ago
Leverson to manage Duininck Inc. southwest region
13 hours 4 min ago
Christianson PLLP of Willmar announces new hires
14 hours 18 min ago
Carsen Roen
Westberg Eischens of Willmar welcomes new intern
15 hours 27 min ago
Drew Maher
Maher joins Edina Realty
16 hours 28 min ago
Kendra Peterson
Peterson accepts position with Taatjes Financial of Willmar
17 hours 30 min ago
Temple Grandin, a nationally recognized expert on humane livestock handling systems, spoke Jan. 14 and 15 in Crookston, Minn. Submitted photo
Making agriculture more humane: Temple Grandin, livestock handling expert, shares her wisdom
20 hours 52 min ago
January 22, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Clothing is displayed just outside the Amal Express shop at the Midtown Plaza in downtown Willmar. Organizers of a new pilot program to assist small Kandiyohi County retailers point to Willmar's diverse business community as a great asset.
Pilot program aims to help assist Kandiyohi County retailers
January 22, 2019 - 10:28pm
Farm Service Agency to reopen for more services: All FSA staff recalled to work as shutdown continues
January 22, 2019 - 4:13pm
A Starbucks coffee shop in New York. Bloomberg photo by Victor J. Blue.
Starbucks isn't as popular as it used to be. So it's trying out delivery.
January 22, 2019 - 3:43pm
An employee assembles a model with Lego toy bricks in a rest area during the opening of the Robert Bosch Internet of Things campus in Berlin on Jan. 18, 2018.   Bloomberg photo by Krisztian Bocsi.
Lego collecting delivers huge (and uncorrelated) market returns
January 22, 2019 - 11:41am
Bell Bank has named former Lynx women's basketball star and current coach at the University of Minnesota a "Bell Bank Champion." She will be featured in advertising campaigns and work with the bank on "Pay it Forward" charitable causes. Submitted photo
Gophers coach Whalen signs endorsement deal with Bell Bank
January 22, 2019 - 9:16am
January 21, 2019
Dried corn shines in the fall sunlight near Washburn, N.D., on Sept. 19. Where yields were good in 2018, farmland rental rates are generally holding steady. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Farmland rental rates holding steady but with exceptions
January 21, 2019 - 6:00am
January 20, 2019
Pheasants Forever CEO and President Howard Vincent addresses a crowd of 700 corn farmers and guests at the 33rd annual South Dakota Corn Farmers Association meeting in Sioux Falls on Saturday, Jan. 19. Ellen Bardash / Forum News Service
Pheasants Forever’s Vincent speaks on SD conservation efforts
January 20, 2019 - 4:15pm
Palm trees at the Malaysian Palm Oil Board research plantation in Kluang, Johor, Malaysia, on Sept. 18, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Joshua Paul.
The world has loads of sustainable palm oil - but no one wants it
January 20, 2019 - 12:59pm