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A US drone advisory group has been meeting in secret. Some complain industry insiders have an outsize role.
Megyn Kelly blasts O'Reilly, Fox in extraordinary statement about harassment
Fla. couple finds an alarming surprise in their Amazon order: 65 pounds of pot
Pit bulls fatally maul 7-year-old boy in Massachusetts, authorities say
Tillerson makes unannounced trip to Afghanistan
Dodgers and Astros renew rivalry in World Series
Wiggins, Timberwolves steal Anthony's Thunder
Truex Jr. roars to win Hollywood Casino 400
It wasn't flashy, but a win is a win
Forbath's accuracy nothing to kick about
Joshua Luke O'Brien
Ronald Lee Bertram Jr.
Pearl Rose (Eldridge) Keenan
Edward M. Schmuch
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Environmental and ecological balance: Where is the justice?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Have you ever tried a staycation?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
Around the Arts, Oct. 22
PATT RALL COLUMN: Beautiful days still abound in the Bemidji area
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Sandhill cranes possess power, grace and beauty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
Tom & Linda Peterson
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
November 29, 2009
Minnesota Farm Bureau sets top issues for 2010
Hot-button issues in 2010 for Minnesota farmers and ranchers include food safety, renewable fuels, greenhouse gas reductions, water quality and animal care. Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation delegates at their 91st annual meeting last weekend in Brooklyn Park passed those issues along...
November 29, 2009 - 12:00am
November 25, 2009
Minnesota Turkey Growers Hunger Solutions Minnesota
Agriculture Commissioner Gene Hugoson wrestles with a turkey, bringing attention to the Minnesota Turkey Growers Association gift of 24,000 pounds...
November 25, 2009 - 12:00am
October 11, 2009
Wilde ranked third in state for Angus registration
Wayne Wilde of Shevlin is ranked registering the most Angus beef cattle in Minnesota, having recorded 217 head of Angus with the American Angus Association during fiscal year 2009, which ended Sept. 30, according to Bryce Schumann, CEO of the American Angus Association. Angus breeders...
October 11, 2009 - 12:00am
October 2, 2009
Senators seek aid for hog, dairy farmers
Measures to help hog and dairy producers were sought this week by both of Minnesota's senators. U.S. Sen. Al Franken, DFL-Minn., and U.S. Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., were joined Thursday by 23 other senators in requesting U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack buy $100 million of...
October 2, 2009 - 12:00am
September 10, 2009
North Dakota driver injured in cow-car accident
At 10:39 p.m. Wednesday, Schuyler J. Watchorn, 25, of Walcott, N.D., was driving a 2006 Dodge Caravan west on U.S. Highway 2 near the Bagley Livestock Exchange. According to the Minnesota State Patrol in Thief River Falls, Watchorn pulled into the livestock yard and struck a cow....
September 10, 2009 - 9:58am
September 9, 2009
Bemidji City Council: Chickens given 24 hours
The health of a Bemidji resident was paramount. The Bemidji City Council on Tuesday voted 4-2 to require Sam Kvale to remove his flock of 100...
September 9, 2009 - 12:00am
September 6, 2009
City Council to consider chickens
The fate of 100 chickens will be decided by the Bemidji City Council Tuesday. The chickens, raised within the city limits, will be slaughtered despite the outcome of Tuesday's council meeting. The council has been asked to consider a request from property owners who had been told...
September 6, 2009 - 12:00am
July 26, 2009
Grazing tour: Pasture rotation improves cattle management
LAPORTE -- Two years ago, Norton and Carol Berg embarked on an experiment in their cow-calf operation - a rotational grazing system. The project,...
July 26, 2009 - 12:00am
June 28, 2009
Trail riders: Women gather to enjoy their horses
Dapple and sorrel, palomino and paint, a group of horsewomen unload a colorful assortment of animals for a summer afternoon ride in Movil Maze. The...
June 28, 2009 - 12:00am
June 23, 2009
Another deer with bovine TB doesn't concern ag officials
The discovery of a whitetail deer with bovine tuberculosis in northwest Beltrami County doesn't concern state agriculture officials. "It was kind of expected, and is the reason why we need to continue monitoring to be sure there's not something out there," Robin Kinney, Minnesota...
June 23, 2009 - 12:00am
June 11, 2009
State continuing to track H1N1 novel influenza cases as WHO upgrades global status of outbreak to Phase 6; More cases expected; illness generally not severe
The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) will continue its current efforts to track and respond to the H1N1 novel influenza outbreak in the state, following today's decision by the World Health Organization to reclassify the outbreak as a Phase 6 pandemic. MDH officials are tracking...
June 11, 2009 - 2:18pm
May 24, 2009
Livestock Indemnity Program
The 2008 Farm Bill includes the Livestock Indemnity Program, which provides compensation to eligible livestock producers who have incurred livestock death losses due to a natural disaster, between Jan. 1, 2008, and Oct. 1, 2011. Losses because of blizzards, disease, extreme cold...
May 24, 2009 - 12:00am
May 16, 2009
Pot bellied pig faces possible eviction from Akeley
Tilly, a pot bellied pig, may be facing eviction in Akeley.
May 16, 2009 - 2:56pm
May 8, 2009
Cow goes to farm after escaping slaughterhouse
NEW YORK (AP) -- The 500-pound cow that led New York City police on a mile-long chase after bolting from a Queens slaughterhouse is now living large at a Long Island farm sanctuary. The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals says they transported the young cow,...
May 8, 2009 - 6:45am
May 3, 2009
Neft elected to Minnesota Beef Research and Promotion Council
May 3, 2009 - 2:41am