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Police: Minn. liquor store employee fatally shoots robber
Lawmaker says speaker tied to anti-Muslim groups shouldn’t hold talk at Capitol
MPR says Garrison Keillor wasn't fired for simply touching 'a woman's bare back'
Ramsey County jail in St. Paul no longer taking detainees
Former Moorhead man accused of killing cats may have tried to get another pet
Minnesota Duluth falls by a goal at Minnesota State-Mankato
BOYS BASKETBALL: Whiting leads BHS to win over Cards
SWIMMING: Bemidji falls at Fargo
Jacks gymnastics edged in DL
GIRLS HOCKEY: BHS drops 2-1 to DL
Hanna Johanna Rock
Eugene E. Holub
Arnold "Connie" Larson Jr.
Joseph Boyd Skerik
Commentary: Who wins, who loses in new tax package?
Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
Long-lived houseplants often become heirlooms
Passing the hat for a good cause
Neil Diamond says he has Parkinson's disease, will retire from touring
Oscar nominations 2018: 'The Shape of Water' leads with 13; 'Get Out' nominated for best picture
Around the Arts, January 21
Own the Stage: BHS show choir takes Grand Champion; annual dinner show coming up
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Ski-for-all: This full-body workout on two sticks appeals to young and old
Paul Bunyan State Trail to close for bridge repairs in July
FISH TALES: Finn Claypool on Lake Bemidji
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: Learn the tricks to identify that bird
Delbert & Linda Olson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mom cherished kind words from Pioneer readers
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Matrilineal culture among Indigenous people
A February without a full moon
January 23, 2018
Livestock organizations seek fix to reporting air releases from animal waste
BISMARCK—Confusion abounds over the possibility of hazardous emissions reporting requirements covering air releases from animal waste for...
9 hours 29 min ago
January 22, 2018
ADM-Bunge deal would create Cargill-sized agribusiness giant
The world of agricultural-commodity trading could be upended with the merger of two of its biggest names. Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. has sought...
January 22, 2018 - 10:41am
Minnesotans fight to change federal law allowing government to recover estates for Medicaid costs
SANDSTONE, Minn. — A group of Pine County residents who successfully fought to change state law affecting Medicaid payments and their...
January 22, 2018 - 6:00am
January 21, 2018
Shining our light on a problem to help our communities
Journalism can be a tough gig. Even when we know that what we've written is important, it's tough to judge whether it makes a difference in the...
January 21, 2018 - 9:23am
January 20, 2018
Why events specifically targeted to women in agriculture need to continue
This winter, I am spending time speaking at women-in-agriculture and agribusiness events. These are programs and conferences created specifically...
January 20, 2018 - 7:30am
January 19, 2018
$50K 'sorry': ND couple wins CRP payment limit appeal
FORMAN, N.D. — A deal's a deal, but maybe it's not if the U.S. Department of Agriculture makes it, say Danny "Dan" Zirnhelt and his wife,...
January 19, 2018 - 4:09pm
January 17, 2018
ND senator seeks to correct tax law rewarding farmers who sell to cooperatives
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-ND, said he is working to correct a new tax law provision that inadvertently gave farmers a big financial...
January 17, 2018 - 6:22pm
January 15, 2018
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
Cargill is one of the world's most powerful agricultural companies. There's disagreement, both in and out of ag circles, on whether it uses that...
January 15, 2018 - 7:50am
As issues arise, Hoeven studies co-op tax benefit impact
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., is weighing whether and how to correct problems that have come up in the wake of a fix...
January 15, 2018 - 7:39am
Returning home, young ND farmer branches out as family begins planning for farm transfer
COOPERSTOWN, N.D. — David Lunde and his father, Nathan, sit at the kitchen table in the house in which David grew up and is living in again....
January 15, 2018 - 7:10am
Rural prosperity task force releases report, recommendations
WASHINGTON — The Task Force on Agriculture and Rural Prosperity has presented President Donald Trump with a report on ways to improve life...
January 15, 2018 - 5:19am
January 13, 2018
Farmer interest in hemp heating up:Farmers brave winter’s worst to learn about state’s pilot program to grow industrial hemp
MADISON, Minn. — Blowing snow and sub-zero temperatures didn't stop more than 80 people from traveling the roads of western Minnesota Thursday,...
January 13, 2018 - 9:00am
What's ahead for farmers, ranchers in new tax bill
MINOT, N.D.—North Dakota's farm organization leaders offer differing viewpoints on what's ahead for farmers and ranchers in the tax bill passed by Congress and signed by President Trump last month. Daryl Lies, who farms at Douglas and leads the North Dakota Farm Bureau, an...
January 13, 2018 - 7:20am
January 11, 2018
ND forum focuses on questions about this year's federal farm bill
DICKINSON, N.D. — As this year's farm bill continues to take shape, the question of what impact it will have on area farmers looms large....
January 11, 2018 - 10:06pm
January 9, 2018
Farm Town Strong effort involves reducing stigma, increasing help for opiate addiction
NASHVILLE — If a rancher gets plowed over by a cow and ends up in the hospital, people come to help fix fence. If a farmer learns he has...
January 9, 2018 - 12:40pm