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October 16, 2018
Melissa Wentzel, Club Bethesda director, steers a trishaw bike while Mary Frick, Bethesda Club member, left, and Britta Diem, Willmar Community Center director, enjoy the ride. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Willmar's trishaw fleet part of a rural Minnesota first
17 hours 45 min ago
October 15, 2018
The Sears, Roebuck & Co. mail order building in the Boyle Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles on Oct. 10, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Patrick T. Fallon.
Sears files for bankruptcy after years of turmoil
October 15, 2018 - 6:44am
October 14, 2018
John Strohfus and son Martin, 5, look at hemp seeds stored on their farm in Afton this month. Strohfus, president of Minnesota Hemp Farms, is one of the state’s leading advocates promoting hemp farming. He was among the first seven farmers to apply to grow it in Minnesota, and is one of 41 farmers today who cultivate hemp on 710 acres around the state. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Is hemp Minnesota's next big crop?
October 14, 2018 - 6:00am
October 11, 2018
Manvel, N.D., sugarbeet farmer Scott Johnson is hoping that he can return to harvest next week after several inches of snow as well as recent rains shut down harvest on his farm this week. Johnson also has his entire crop of soybeans left to harvest. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
'A lot of anxiety' as wet, snowy weather delays harvest
October 11, 2018 - 8:03pm
Federal Communications Commissioner Brendan Carr, right, receives a tour of the new Midcontinent Communications data center in Fargo from Tom Lynch during his visit to the area on Thursday, Oct. 11. David Samson / Forum News Service
Conquering the 'digital divide' to bring next-gen wireless to farms, rural areas
October 11, 2018 - 6:07pm
The former SuperAmerica on Woodland Avenue in Duluth is now Speedway following a parent-company merger. Adelie Bergstrom / Forum News Service
Minnesota-born SuperAmerica becomes Speedway
October 11, 2018 - 12:52pm
A Wall Street sign in New York on May 25, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Michael Nagle.
Traders say bad day was overdue in stocks, not a reason to panic
October 11, 2018 - 9:08am
FNS file photo of the Sears store in Grand Forks, ND
Sears could finally be nearing bankruptcy after years of decline
October 11, 2018 - 7:58am
October 10, 2018
Aerial photo of the Soo Locks in Michigan between Lake Superior and Lake Huron. Wikimedia Commons photo provided by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Senate OKs funding for Soo Locks upgrade
October 10, 2018 - 6:50pm
October 8, 2018
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New scam on Facebook urges you to forward this message to all your friends. Don’t do it.
October 8, 2018 - 8:54am
Jeanne Rupard of Dilworth, Minn., tops beets for Martin Farms Inc., south of Moorhead on Oct. 1, the first day of full-scale harvest. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Beet harvest starts strong
October 8, 2018 - 7:08am
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Minnesota farmer talks process of going organic; rebates for certification available through MDA
October 8, 2018 - 7:08am
William Wilson, a North Dakota State University agricultural economics professor, says the effects of the Trump administration’s trade war will be “long” — eighteen months to five years — and that some disruptions never fully recover.  Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
ND ag bankers riding the 'black swan': Soy tariff damage will last up to 5 years, economist says
October 8, 2018 - 6:45am
Jenny Schlecht
We have more to leave behind than the farm
October 8, 2018 - 6:17am
Katie Pinke
The Pinke Post: Finding fashionable workwear made for women
October 8, 2018 - 6:00am