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New Food Shelf event sprouts up: Inaugural fundraiser will help fund food bank’s farm project
UPDATED: Jury finds Rossbach guilty
Crews clean up chemical spill after train derailment near Superior
Biden planning campaign stop in Duluth on Friday
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be ‘removed from the land’
BOYS SOCCER: BHS meets Mankato West in Class A state quarterfinals
FOOTBALL: Spuds blow out Jacks 48-0 in section playoffs
GIRLS SWIMMING: Lumberjacks edge Detroit Lakes
PREP FOOTBALL: Bagley blitzes Crookston, CL-B falls to Waubun
GIRLS TENNIS: Kelm making BHS tennis history as she prepares for state singles tourney (Updated)
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KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
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UPDATED: Jury finds Rossbach guilty
August 21, 2010
Farmer experiments with cocktail crops
Rollie Morud, former Bemidji School District superintendent, bought a farm in Frohn Township when he and his family moved to the Bemidji area...
August 21, 2010 - 1:38am
July 9, 2010
Peterson starts early on farm bill
Agriculture is one of the first major program areas to cut the federal deficit, says U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson. Peterson, chairman of the U.S....
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am
February 25, 2010
Peterson wants to open exports to Cuba
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson wants to expand exports to Cuba. "Helping feed Cuba is good for the U.S. economy and for the Cuban people. This bill increases the ability of our farmers to sell their products to Cuba just like they do with our other trading partners," Peterson, DFL-7th...
February 25, 2010 - 12:00am
December 3, 2009
Farmer's crop damaged in high-speed chase
When a line of squad cars roared 20 feet outside of Duane and Kristi Bessler's bedroom window at 2:30 a.m. last summer, the rural Lake George...
December 3, 2009 - 12:00am
September 27, 2009
Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation: Climate change bill concerns farmers
Farmers need to play a role in climate change legislation or face higher input costs, says a national issues specialist for the Minnesota Farm...
September 27, 2009 - 12:00am
July 12, 2009
Crop reporting dates extended
Because of extreme weather conditions, many producers have not filed a 2009 acreage report, according to a news release from the USDA Farm Service Agency. Producers may also need to request prevented planting or reported failed acreage. Where the crop year 2009 crop acreage deadlines...
July 12, 2009 - 12:00am
July 3, 2009
Cool weather delays strawberrry picking time
Strawberry shortcake won't be on the menu for the Fourth of July, at least not with local berries. "With all this cool, it's just been slow,"...
July 3, 2009 - 12:00am
June 17, 2009
Area orchardist tests northern Minnesota fruit-growing potential
Duchess of Oldenburg, Fameuse, Westfield-Seek-No-Further, September Ruby - Del Stubbs walks through rows of fruit trees in his orchard northwest...
June 17, 2009 - 12:00am
May 31, 2009
Beltrami County Board: County to discuss park timber policy
Trees would continue to be harvested in Beltrami County parks, but under a much more subdued policy, a policy county commissioners will consider Tuesday. In February, a group of citizens asked commissioners to stop planned timber harvest activities in the county's parks, particularly...
May 31, 2009 - 12:00am
May 14, 2009
Bemidji Community Food Shelf: Garden will help others
A bounty of fresh produce will be coming up for the Bemidji Community Food Shelf this summer, thanks to land designated as a garden for the food...
May 14, 2009 - 12:00am
April 18, 2009
Biofuel subsidies targeted
April 18, 2009 - 2:17am
February 17, 2009
Salmonella outbreak: Sons fight for safer food
ST. PAUL - Jeff Almer wants his mother's death to mean something. Shirley Almer of Perham died Dec. 21 from salmonella poisoning blamed on contaminated...
February 17, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
Inspectors on the lookout for peanut butter products
ST. PAUL - Food inspectors are fanning out across Minnesota this week to make sure potentially tainted peanut butter products no longer are for...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am