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FCC votes to repeal its net neutrality rules
The NFL has a woman problem, and vice versa
City to offer Kids’ Kitchen after-school program
Harmony plans diabetic cooking class for new year
Farenthold won't seek re-election amid allegations of sexual harassment
Reports: Twins, RHP Rodney agree to one-year deal
Minnesota Duluth extends athletic director's contract
Minnesota Duluth's Perunovich fighting for spot on junior national hockey team
Rudolph sidelined with ankle injury; Vikings hurting for tight ends
BSU softball to host skills camps
Edwin Lawrence Johnson
Scott Trevor Petersen
Lois L. (Petrie) Cline
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Ice conditions changing quickly on most area lakes
Wine options for your holiday meal
Holidays without late daughter are still hard
These men thought they adopted a mini piglet until she became Esther the Wonder Pig, darling of the internet
BSO celebrates the season
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
Dancing into Tradition: First City Dance Studio celebrates a decade of The Nutcracker
Around the Arts, December 10
Rehabbed Grand Forks peregrine lands permanent home in Winnipeg
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
Antlerless harvest boosts NE Minnesota deer registrations
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Snowshoeing is for everyone
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Automatic spending cuts are real under PAYGO Act
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: When is the time right for Americans to resist?
Wine options for your holiday meal
Commentary: Moore rode to the polls as a cowboy after spending an entire campaign in costume
May 4, 2017
USDA in rulemaking phase for national biotech labeling
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture is in the rule-making phase of implementing biotech food labeling after Congress passed...
May 4, 2017 - 3:42pm
May 1, 2017
Perdue announces USDA change on school lunches
LEESBURG, Va. - U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will provide greater...
May 1, 2017 - 4:24pm
April 11, 2017
Soybean stock slides as USDA predicts more planting
MITCHELL, S.D.—In about one week, the price of soybeans has fallen by more than 20 cents per bushel, and one South Dakota farmer blames...
April 11, 2017 - 6:47pm
April 7, 2017
The Pinke Post: Evaluating the safety of your meat
When you're standing at the meat counter in your grocery store, do you wonder, "Is this meat safe?" This past weekend, I attended the 97th annual...
April 7, 2017 - 10:32am
March 16, 2017
Trump wants 21 percent USDA budget cut; food, rural water hit
CHICAGO - President Donald Trump has proposed halting funding for rural clean water initiatives and reducing county-level staff, for a 21 percent...
March 16, 2017 - 2:05pm
March 15, 2017
ABC Broadcasting ordered to face defamation trial over 'Pink Slime' reports
A South Dakota state judge has ordered ABC Broadcasting to face a potential $5.7 billion defamation lawsuit claiming it damaged Beef Products...
March 15, 2017 - 12:07pm
March 2, 2017
Under pressure, USDA restores some abused animal reports to website
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has restored some of the tens of thousands of animal welfare documents that it abruptly removed from its website....
March 2, 2017 - 3:44pm
No chronic wasting disease in latest test results: Herds in Brainerd and Mountain Iron released from quarantine
ST. PAUL—Five white-tailed deer traced out of an infected herd in Merrifield tested negative for chronic wasting disease. Four of the deer...
March 2, 2017 - 9:43am
October 6, 2016
Local leaders celebrate USDA backing of new Red Lake projects
RED LAKE—When Roman "Ducker" Stately became Red Lake's first fire chief in 1972, he ran the fire department from a small garage. "It was...
October 6, 2016 - 5:31pm
September 29, 2016
Red Lake receives USDA grant
BEMIDJI -- The Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians has been awarded a $104,342 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to support minority and veteran farmers and ranchers. In all, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced $8.4 million in grants that will be used by organizations...
September 29, 2016 - 3:00pm
September 20, 2016
Red Lake to build new chemical dependency treatment center
BEMIDJI—The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded the Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians nearly $13 million of funding to be used for four tribal projects, including a new chemical dependency treatment center. According to a USDA news release, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture...
September 20, 2016 - 1:22pm
June 26, 2015
Kelliher accepts the healthy challenge: School district honored by USDA for efforts promoting nutrition, physical activity
KELLIHER -- Changes at the Kelliher School District for better nutrition and overall student health have been recognized at a national level. The district recently was honored with a Gold Award of Distinction under the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Healthier School Challenge....
June 26, 2015 - 11:52am
October 9, 2012
New home for arts: Rural Development loan to transform ‘blank canvas’
BEMIDJI – U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson on Tuesday called the planned relocation of the Bemidji Community Art Center “a great example of what...
October 9, 2012 - 11:43pm