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Highway 59, Highway 28 intersection closes Aug. 1
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin August 1 in Minnesota
Local FFA leaders attend summer conferences
Morris City Manager recognized by Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Freeman's four hits, five RBIs fuel Braves' 9-7 win
Errors costly in postseason opener for Morris VFW
Fighting injuries, Vikings OL Loadholt plans to retire
10 possibilities for Twins' GM job
Orphans finish season with a 7-11 record
Fern Haley Rasmussen
Marion I. DeWall
Bennett "Buck" Columbus Schaffer
Steve Lang: Traversing inner space with sale-ing adventures
Katie Erdman: Celebrations are fun, but also a lot of work
Letter: Watch what Jay does, not what he says
Letter: McNamar will help landowners with ditch issues
Talking it over: Follow the chain
CotahRose James O'Brien
Grayson Scott Luthi
Jackson Dean Ver Steeg
Billy James Blaisdell
Open Houses: July 23, 2016
NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
FSA County Committee nominations open
Three Stevens County farms recognized as 2016 Century Farms
Weekend frost nips some farm fields, time will tell if damage warrants replanting
July 12, 2016
Traffic to shift on I-94 near Fergus Falls
DETROIT LAKES — All traffic on Interstate 94 northwest of Fergus Falls will shift to the eastbound lanes starting Tuesday, July 12. Crews have nearly completed work on the eastbound bridge over Otter Tail County Road 88 and will begin work on the westbound bridge. A single lane...
July 12, 2016 - 9:29am
June 21, 2016
Meadow Star Dairy 'exceeds expectations' for startup
PENNOCK — Like kids eager to get on a merry-go-round for a fun ride — and just as eager to get off with the promise of a treat when...
June 21, 2016 - 5:50am
June 20, 2016
Helicopter work over I-94 between Monticello and Fargo begins June 22
ST. CLOUD – Motorists traveling Interstate 94 between Monticello and Fargo may see helicopters briefly hovering near the roadway beginning Wednesday, June 22, while crews work on CapX2020 powerlines over the interstate. The powerline maintenance project is led by Great River Energy...
June 20, 2016 - 5:05am
June 1, 2016
Growing Green Protecting Early Cole Crops from Caterpillar Pests
Cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, kale, Brussels sprouts, collard greens, savoy and kohlrabi make up a group of cool season vegetables known as cole crops, or brassicas. These cold tolerant vegetables are some of the first that gardeners plant in the season, and the variety of flavor,...
June 1, 2016 - 6:53am
May 26, 2016
MnDOT: Construction on I-94 will impact Memorial Day weekend travel
ST. PAUL – Construction projects along Interstate 94 could cause delays for travelers over the Memorial Day weekend holiday. During the summer construction season, the Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to use extra caution while driving through highway work...
May 26, 2016 - 3:47pm
May 24, 2016
“Mumble strip” installation begins May 31 on west central highways
DETROIT LAKES – Motorists on several west central Minnesota highways will soon encounter a quieter form of rumble strips on the roadway. Crews will begin installing sinusoidal centerline rumble strips, or “mumble strips,” on 13 highways starting May 31. Highway 28 from Morris...
May 24, 2016 - 4:43pm
May 17, 2016
Growing Green: Summer lawn care
With this odd start to the summer season, many seem confused about this season’s lawn care. What is an appropriate mower height? How often and how much should I water? When is the best time to fertilize, dethatch and renovate existing lawns? For the answers to these questions, you...
May 17, 2016 - 4:58am
May 10, 2016
Growing Green: Planting Trees
This unseasonably warm spring has encouraged avid home gardeners to get a jump start on their veggies. Potatoes, onions, peas, lettuce, spinach and radish have been planted, and it’s just about warm enough to get the tomatoes, beans and peppers in the ground. You want the soil...
May 10, 2016 - 5:53am
May 3, 2016
Burning household garbage source of pollution, report says
ST. PAUL – Illegal garbage burning – in open fires and burn barrels – is a persistent source of pollution in Minnesota, according to a feature story in the May–June Minnesota Conservation Volunteer magazine. Burning garbage can release toxins into the surrounding air, soil...
May 3, 2016 - 10:29am
April 28, 2016
History of the Morris Fire Department to be featured on Postcards May 1
MORRIS – “When the Call Comes,” a documentary about the history of the Morris Fire Department, will be broadcasted on Pioneer Public Television...
April 28, 2016 - 1:56pm
April 23, 2016
UPDATE: Kensington man killed in one-car rollover (April 2016)
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - Authorities have identified the driver who was killed in a roll-over south of Kensington early Saturday morning. The crash happened at about 6 a.m. on Pope Douglas Road SW. Douglas County law enforcement has determined that a 1999 Ford Taurus was being driven...
April 23, 2016 - 4:16pm
April 11, 2016
Growing Green: Peony Care for your Home Garden
This early spring weather has had many benefits. The ground has thawed, mud season was short, and many early flowering plants are beginning to emerge…but wait, is that snow I am hearing in the forecast? What’s a gardener to do? Fortunately, protecting plants from cold can be...
April 11, 2016 - 3:17am
March 29, 2016
Growing Green: Grow a Rainbow for Health and Nutrition
I love fresh, garden grown, produce! In March, I start my seeds and dream of the day I will harvest my first fruits and vegetables! There are so many varieties and so many shapes, colors, textures. Which, in the long run, will be the best to grow; the healthiest to eat? Look for...
March 29, 2016 - 2:18pm
March 23, 2016
Racial tensions stop committee discussion on Appleton prison
ST. PAUL — Black-white and urban-rural tensions filled a Minnesota House committee room Tuesday, with black protesters telling the mostly...
March 23, 2016 - 11:57am
March 21, 2016
Growing Green: Ticks already out in Minnesota
If you’re like me, you have been reveling in this glorious, early spring. I saw my first robin on Sunday, the red winged black birds have returned to create chaos in the tree tops, and one other early arriver is out there, the ubiquitous deer tick! University of Minnesota Entomologist...
March 21, 2016 - 9:43am