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City looks for bids to complete planned road maintenance program
Cover crop challenges, benefits highlighted at Soils Lab Field Day
City approves water treatment plant contract, if state funding comes through
Highway 59, Highway 28 intersection closes Aug. 1
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin August 1 in Minnesota
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
November 6, 2015
Donnelly News: November 7, 2015
Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly News. After several cold rainy days last week, the weather for the first part of this week was sunny and mild. Correction: Maynard Thorstad of Hoffman passed away Oct. 23 He is survived by his sister, Bernice Boerner's family, Scott,...
November 6, 2015 - 3:34pm
October 30, 2015
Donnelly News: October 31, 2015
Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly News. This edition is dedicated to the memory of my dad who passed away 10 years ago today. We had an all-day rain last Friday, otherwise the week was sunny and nice, although with some cold winds. Corn harvest is rapidly winding up and...
October 30, 2015 - 3:36pm
October 16, 2015
Donnelly News: October 17, 2015
The old adage, “just wait and it will change,” if you do not like the weather in Minnesota, has certainly been true this week as we went from a high near 90 on Sunday to windy and cold on Monday and back to sunny and pleasant on Tuesday. In St. John’s/Kongsvinger news: The...
October 16, 2015 - 5:05pm
October 11, 2015
Growing Green: Digging and storing tender bulbs
Fall is definitely my favorite time of year. The brisk nights, cool clean air, crunch of leaves and final garden chores of the season warm my heart and ready me for the long winter’s hibernation. Our dahlias have been lovely and productive this year, and in a few weeks’...
October 11, 2015 - 8:09am
October 9, 2015
Donnelly News: October 10, 2015
Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly News. Cool nights are a reminder that it is fall. I suspect by the time you read this most farmers will be done with beans. In St. John’s/Kongsvinger news: St John’s fall fest will be held today (Saturday) from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m....
October 9, 2015 - 5:25pm
October 7, 2015
Growing Green: Putting your garden to bed
Fall is a bittersweet time of beginnings and endings. Bright yellow school buses abound as children start a brand new school year. Rose bushes burst with their last colorful blossoms; tomatoes, peppers and cucumbers are plentiful; and my kitchen is filled with the mixed aromas of...
October 7, 2015 - 2:06pm
September 6, 2015
The excitement is building for the start of another school year. Throughout the summer our staff has been busy working and preparing for welcoming our students back to school. We would like to extend a special welcome to our new students who will be with us for the first time this...
September 6, 2015 - 10:09am
September 5, 2015
Donnelly News: September 5, 2015
Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news We had fantastic weather over the weekend, ideal for the Threshing Bee. Crops continue to look good and the grain we thrashed at the Bee looked very good. In St. John’s/Kongsvinger news: There will be joint services at 9 a.m....
September 5, 2015 - 2:31pm
August 22, 2015
Donnelly News: August 22, 2015
Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news Last week was very hot and humid, but it has cooled off this week. Most of the crops continue to look really good. Also, the garden produce on display at the Stevens County fair looked fantastic. In St. John’s/Kongsvinger news:...
August 22, 2015 - 2:18pm
August 1, 2015
Donnelly News: Aug. 1, 2015
Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news. It has been hot and humid for much of the last week, although a few rain showers have brought some relief from the heat. All the crops I have seen look very green and healthy and the grain looks great too. In St. John’s/Kongsvinger...
August 1, 2015 - 6:10am
July 27, 2015
Donnelly News: July 25, 2015
Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news. It was hot and humid over the weekend and most of this week has been sunny and mild. The corn continues to look fantastic and the garden produce on display at the Grant County Fair looked good too. In St. John's/Kongsvinger news:...
July 27, 2015 - 9:58am
July 18, 2015
Donnelly News: July 18, 2015
Welcome to the Donnelly news. Most of the last week has been sunny and humid. Air conditioners and fans have had a good workout especially over the weekend. Thankfully we escaped the severe weather that hit other parts of the state like Brainerd. Corn continues to look fantastic...
July 18, 2015 - 3:34am
June 14, 2015
Grrowing Green: Promoting Pollinators
Pollinators play a key role in the production of fresh fruits, nuts and vegetables and in the beauty of annual and perennial flower gardens. Shrinking natural habitat leading to lack of pollinator friendly flowers, the widespread overuse of pesticides, and numerous diseases and parasites...
June 14, 2015 - 3:30am
June 10, 2015
Growing Green: Pollinator friendly landscapes
Pollinator insects, such as bees and butterflies, are a valuable part of our ecosystem. They assist in the pollination of many types of vegetation, including flowers, fruits, and vegetables. According to the Xerces Society (www.xerces.org), pollinators play a role in the reproduction...
June 10, 2015 - 4:57am
June 4, 2015
Growing Green: Shade loving perennials
At a party last weekend, I was talking to a friend who was struggling to find plants that bloomed in the shade. She was surprised to hear that there are choices beyond hostas and impatiens. In fact,there are quite a few shade loving plants that can add color and texture to your garden,...
June 4, 2015 - 4:52am