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Trump puts new attorney general in an awkward position from the start
‘Our future is bright’: Albrecht lays out 2019 agenda to keep city running well
Trump's emergency declaration to pay for border wall faces lengthy court battle
Trump appointees promoted nuclear sales to Saudis despite objections, House Dems say
NTC adds to staff: Enrollment bump, consolidated classes gave financial room for hires
CURLING: US men move into 2nd at World Juniors
BOYS HOCKEY: Jacks succumb to late goal in section-quarterfinal loss
BOYS BASKETBALL: Lumberjacks blow by Moorhead in statement win
Wild’s collapse continues in loss to Ducks
Eveleth Trophy is Minnesota new prep Stanley Cup
Jerrald "Jerry" Madson
Marvin Robert Pearson
Jeffrey R. Glime
Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
Veeder: Wilderness dreams come back on days like this
Bursack: Older adults might benefit when doctors eliminate some drugs
Fielding Questions: A prolific amaryllis, an ailing lemon tree and seed-planting depth
Bemidji's Vocalmotive and La Voce Ballo show choirs successful in Waconia
How a stray puppy rescued from a trash pit became a movie star
Affield to hold writing workshop in Bagley
Around the Arts, Feb. 17
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Picking the best of the rest for Oscars
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Snow leads to slush problems on area lakes
Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
Retirement on the horizon for Crookston bait shop owners
Animals in region surviving ‘traditional’ winter so far
WATCH: Minnesota angler pulls 120-pound sturgeon through ice
Minn. man wants to know why a drug costs $40 in Canada, $350 in US
Ambassadors congratulate Burger King North on remodel
Payless to close all U.S. stores
Bemidji's We Love Messes earns new certification
Ambassadors visit Stittsworth MSU and Smoke House
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Daniel E. Ewert
Carol E. Priest
Orlan And Linda Lauderbaugh
Daniel & Bonnie Grundmeier
Commentary: How to screw up an emergency declaration in 10 easy steps
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Season of the quiet Earth
Commentary: How many more lives must be lost?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What is the future for farmers?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Walz reverses on Line 3
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February 15, 2019
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
Things are not looking good for the U.S. farm economy. On Thursday, Feb. 14, the farm belt's malaise deepened after the U.S. Department of Agriculture...
February 15, 2019 - 10:13am
January 8, 2019
Acreage expected to shift to more corn next season: Many farmers still on the fence
Farmers regionally and nationally are talking about planting more corn and fewer soybeans in 2019. This follows a year of disastrous soybean...
January 8, 2019 - 6:00am
January 3, 2019
China back in the market for American soy with trade talks planned
China is back in the market for U.S. soybeans after taking a holiday break, just as Washington and Beijing plan more trade discussions. On Wednesday,...
January 3, 2019 - 1:04pm
December 20, 2018
Trump's farmer aid could save some U.S. soybean acres next year
The Trump administration's aid package for U.S. farmers hurt by the trade war could end up saving some soybean acres next year. Prices for the...
December 20, 2018 - 1:37pm
December 17, 2018
USDA to release second round of trade aid payments to farmers
BISMARCK -- Farmers affected by the ongoing trade war with China will receive a second round of aid payments to help make up for price losses,...
December 17, 2018 - 5:28pm
December 13, 2018
Trump gets win as China makes good on pledge to buy US soy
China resumed buying U.S. soybeans, bringing some relief to farmers in Donald Trump's heartland as President Xi Jinping works toward a trade...
December 13, 2018 - 10:25am
December 11, 2018
Tobacco farmers already switching to hemp, may look at cannabis
For some tobacco farmers, the future may be in cannabis. Altria Group Inc., the U.S. maker of Marlboro cigarettes, made a $1.8 billion investment...
December 11, 2018 - 10:13am
December 6, 2018
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
China may be girding itself to buy more U.S. gas and soybeans amid easing trade tensions, but the sums just don't add up right now. American...
December 6, 2018 - 1:15pm
December 3, 2018
Wheat resurgence draws attention: Soybean concerns partly responsible
FARGO — A few years ago, Brad Thykeson’s two sons wondered about the economic wisdom of planting wheat on their farm near Portland, N.D....
December 3, 2018 - 6:00am
November 26, 2018
‘Tough discussions’ ahead for bankers, farmers
It’s part of agricultural bankers’ job description: Work with borrowers and offer constructive insights into how to financially strengthen clients’ farming operations.
November 26, 2018 - 7:01am
Tough harvest weather: Soybeans and the year with no fall
This is a column about two of the most important things in Upper Midwest agriculture: the weather and soybeans. We’ll start with the former, end with the latter. It’s risky to generalize about area weather. The region is so big, with so much variation in it, that what’s true...
November 26, 2018 - 6:51am
October 19, 2018
Western Minn. harvest kicks into gear after long rain delay
WILLMAR, Minn. — Heavy rain and days of drizzle that blanketed much of western Minnesota earlier this month created muddy fields that kept...
October 19, 2018 - 12:31pm
October 11, 2018
'A lot of anxiety' as wet, snowy weather delays harvest
October rains had stalled many farmers trying to get their crops off the field, and this week's early snowstorm has pushed the finish line back...
October 11, 2018 - 8:03pm
October 7, 2018
Gene-edited food is coming to your plate, no regulation included
For Pete Zimmerman, a Minnesota farmer, the age of gene-edited foods has arrived. While he couldn't be happier, the hi-tech soybeans he's now...
October 7, 2018 - 5:05am
October 3, 2018
Commentary: In battleground Minnesota, Trump's trade wars are changing the political landscape
When Robert Zimmerman grew up in Hibbing, Minnesota, the area's politics were as deep blue as the waters of Lake Superior to the east. The nearby...
October 3, 2018 - 11:38am