Skip to main content
U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
200 immigrants in Texas were smuggled into a pitch-black trailer. 10 died, and the driver has been charged.
Bemidji Councilors review 2016 city audit findings
United Way aims high with Trap Shooting Tournament fundraiser
Crime report for July 21 - 23
Bellinger's latest homer lifts Dodgers past Twins
Birchmont begins: Nice weather greets golfers at 93rd Birchmont
LEGION BASEBALL: Centaurs fall to Moorhead in title game
AUTO RACING: First-time winners highlight Speedway action
P.J. Fleck expects Gophers' defense to be personnel-based this season
Kenneth "Kenny" Kraeplin
Richard "Tony" Toninato
Richard H. Jorstad
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Can we obtain a 'perfect Union'?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The world needs outlandish schools
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The natural laws are all around us
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Simon and Simone have a summer activity director. . .me!
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: How to enjoy the best Fourth of July ever
Justin Bieber reportedly ‘over it,’ cancels stadium tour, including U.S. Bank Stadium show
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
Arts briefs, Sunday, July 23
PATT RALL COLUMN: Lots of choices for arts today in the region
Think Kim Kardashian is sexy? This app matches you with celebrity lookalikes.
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Smart and friendly: Meet the gray jays
Stressed out: Minnesota scientists dive deep to learn why walleye are stressed
MASTER GARDENERS: The cut-flower pathway
FISH TALES: Al Shervold on Upper Red Lake
Starry Trek comes to Beltrami County: Volunteers needed for Aug. 5 event to help search for starry stonewort
Joe & Sissy Neft
Brett & Sadie Bahr
Vern and Mary Lathe
Doug and Pat Tangborn
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nothing but just plain foolish
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
McFeely: Is Michele Bachmann dipping her toe in Minnesota governor race?
July 24, 2017
The happenstance farmer: Young Minnesota producer in unexpected career
HOFFMAN, Minn. — Many farmers say their career is what they always wanted, what they always planned on. Not Andrew Barsness. But the happenstance...
14 hours 43 min ago
Testing times: Drought means watching forage, water
FARGO — They're far from the drought, but North Dakota State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory chemists on the Fargo campus are...
19 hours 27 min ago
How drought victims can use ND's 1.4M acres of CRP land to find relief
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Harvest crews are in northeast North Dakota this weekend to take emergency Conservation Reserve Program hay, though some...
20 hours 13 min ago
July 22, 2017
Man turns saddle-making hobby into full-time business
REE HEIGHTS, S.D. — Lonnie Smith's duplicator saw screamed as it trimmed an 8- by 4-foot cut of wood. This process created three wooden...
July 22, 2017 - 7:30am
July 16, 2017
Ag in the Classroom stops in Laporte
The Ag in the Classroom statewide tour bus recently stopped at Laporte Community School gardens. Teachers, administrators and Minnesota farmers...
July 16, 2017 - 9:15am
July 13, 2017
US House committee rejects ag lab closings; Hoeven could play a role on Senate side
MORRIS, Minn. — The U.S. House Appropriations Committee rejected cuts Wednesday, July 12, in the U.S. Department of Agriculture budget...
July 13, 2017 - 5:25pm
July 11, 2017
New state funding will help landowners install buffer strips along Minnesota's waters
ST. PAUL—Landowners have new state funding and a website to help them comply with a 2015 law requiring vegetative buffer strips to protect...
July 11, 2017 - 9:44pm
Minnesota keeps Palmer amaranth at bay by pulling by hand, blow torching
COTTONWOOD, Minn. — Propane blow torches, herbicide, the sharp blades of mowers, hand pulling, and most important of all, the vigilant...
July 11, 2017 - 8:22pm
July 9, 2017
4-H: The H's stand for helping hands and harming horrible little sisters
A lot of small-town weeklies seem to do it. Besides the locals ("Agnes had a nice coffee with Clara and her unmarried son, Dirk, last week")...
July 9, 2017 - 8:44am
July 8, 2017
5 questions with ... Penny Zimmerman, President, American National CattleWomen, Foley, Minn.
Q: What is your role in agriculture today? My husband and I raise beef seedstock animals for the cattle industry, as well as feed a few hundred...
July 8, 2017 - 10:08am
July 7, 2017
Syngenta settles farmer's contamination suit ahead of trial
(c) 2017, Bloomberg · Margaret Cronin Fisk, Jef Feeley · BUSINESS, US-GLOBAL-MARKETS · Jul 07, 2017 - 10:42 AMSyngenta reached a confidential settlement with a Nebraska farm
July 7, 2017 - 1:05pm
July 6, 2017
Extreme heat broils the Dakotas and Montana, flash drought takes toll on wheat crop
A massive and intense heat dome has spread over the northern Plains and mountain West, sucking moisture out of the soil, and may persist for...
July 6, 2017 - 1:30pm
July 5, 2017
U.S. is said to favor Midwest corn farmers in biofuels quota
The Trump administration will propose a requirement that refiners use 15 billion gallons of conventional renewable fuels in 2018, while lowering targets for advanced alternatives that oil refiners have described as unattainable, according to people familiar with the decision.
July 5, 2017 - 1:52pm
July 2, 2017
5 questions with Katie Brenny, farmer with an off-farm career, Mazeppa, Minn.
Q: What is your role in agriculture today? I wear many hats in agriculture — from a farmer, to a farmer's wife, to an advocate, to an agriculture...
July 2, 2017 - 12:12pm
June 27, 2017
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Farm group leaders were predictably pleased Tuesday, June 27, with the announcement that the U.S. Environmental Protection...
June 27, 2017 - 4:13pm