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The demise of McNally Smith: Bankruptcy hearing this week for failed St. Paul music college
Ironton, Minn., man found guilty on child pornography charges
UMD financial research team headed to global finals
Raising the Bar: Brad Paisley concert marks a new level for Sanford Center
Cass Lake-Bena students honored by national organization
Twins' Morrison on ailing former teammate Farquhar: 'An awesome human being'
Landry wins in San Antonio for first PGA Tour title
Wolves saving best defending for playoffs
Brian Murphy: Timberwolves give fans hope by bouncing the bully
Carlos Gomez beats Twins with walk-off homer off Addison Reed
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you want to eat pancakes?
The seed varieties you should plant this spring
Reader shares handy amaryllis tips
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Second-annual Celebration channels Prince's vibe at Paisley Park studios
What would Prince want? Two years later, his estate is a mess and his legacy unclear.
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish’s reproduction on St. Louis River
SAM COOK: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
April 16, 2018
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
YANKTON, S.D.—The recent U.S. Department of Agriculture Prospective Plantings Report contained a few surprises, with United States farmers...
April 16, 2018 - 8:20am
April 13, 2018
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on April 12 announced his support for year-round sales of E15, an announcement cheered by farm groups,...
April 13, 2018 - 2:35pm
April 10, 2018
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Based on his own back-of-the-envelope calculations, Minnesota farmer Kirby Hettver could lose tens of thousands of dollars of earnings because...
April 10, 2018 - 12:14pm
April 9, 2018
U.S. corn shipments soar to a record amid trade concern, drought
U.S. corn exports jumped to the highest in at least 23 years amid adverse crop weather in the Americas and the threat of Chinese trade tariffs....
April 9, 2018 - 1:11pm
April 2, 2018
Old dog learns new tricks for increasing corn harvest
LAKE BENTON, Minn. — Jim Nichols campaigns like a politician, but he isn't running for office anymore. The 71-year-old former Minnesota...
April 2, 2018 - 6:17am
March 29, 2018
USDA projects increased wheat planting this season
Wheat — which has long been losing ground, literally, to corn and soybeans — will stage a small comeback this year, the U.S. Department...
March 29, 2018 - 7:51pm
Soybean acres top corn for first time in 35 years as U.S. farmers shrug off China concern
Soybean acreage in the U.S. this year will exceed corn plantings for the first time in 35 years, according to a government survey, suggesting...
March 29, 2018 - 1:41pm
March 25, 2018
Commentary from 4th generation farmer: Trade wars are economic self-mutilation
Agriculture is now a global market, affecting our plans on what and how much we plant in acres each season. Agriculture will be the casualty...
March 25, 2018 - 8:06am
January 8, 2018
Gearing up: Experts warn of challenging year for agriculture in ND
With costs on the rise, North Dakota farmers could see another challenging year despite projections that some crops could yield positive returns,...
January 8, 2018 - 11:31pm
January 1, 2018
Report: N.D., Minn. farmers vulnerable to Cuba policies
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota and Minnesota are two of the top states in the U.S. to be hurt — or helped — by the openness of...
January 1, 2018 - 5:50am
December 11, 2017
SD farmers look at marketing options at Growing On
YANKTON, S.D. — South Dakota farmers who wanted direction in marketing another year of bumper crops received some expert advice at the...
December 11, 2017 - 6:33am
October 28, 2017
Playing it by ear: Minnesota couple loving novelty popcorn business
PERLEY, Minn. — It's been a popping good corn year on the Colten and Katie Gehring farm near Perley, Minn. — a hobby enterprise they...
October 28, 2017 - 9:54am
October 23, 2017
Group plans push for expanded livestock sector in ND
ENGLEVALE, N.D.—As soybeans and corn have increased as crops of choice for North Dakota farmers, Craig Jarolimek said driving through the...
October 23, 2017 - 7:00am
October 3, 2017
Cool, damp weather delays soybean, corn harvests
Cool, damp weather over the last week and a colder-than-normal growing season has slowed the harvest, particularly for soybean and corn growers...
October 3, 2017 - 9:20pm
October 2, 2017
Slow harvest pace: Are fall rains good or bad?
Fall rains can be both a joy and a frustration for Upper Midwest farmers — the former if soil moisture needs recharging, the latter if...
October 2, 2017 - 6:11am