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Walls are going up for new Hancock elementary wing
Kindergarten and second grade circus
Hancock to keep full-time police officer
Stevens Co. Commissioners approve single-sort recycling program contract
Beware of bogus email from ‘Wallmart.com’
Tigers outscore opponents 30-5, advance in Section 3AA-North
Girls wrap up conference golf schedule
Boys wrap up West Central Conference golf season
Tiger girls are conference champs, boys take 2nd in track & field
Tigers earn No. 1 seed in Sub-Section 3AA baseball
MELVIN R. ZIMMERMAN
ROBERT L. WESTPHAL
Talking it over: When they grow up
Buddy Poppies help veterans
McNamer's same sex marriage vote
McNamer's vote on same sex marriage is disappointing
Jay McNamer is out of touch
Nora Jane Olson
Zoey Mae Snell
Emily Bedolla Jaramillo
Area Student Accomplishments
Open Houses 5-18-13
Educator helps promote Minnesota soybeans in China
U of M Extension launches websites for forage shortage, late planting issues
Report: Input costs on the rise for crop farmers
Conservation Stewardship Program Applications Due by May 31
Student helps digitize Barnes-Aastad history
Down on the Farm
Down on the Farm: Living in a one horse town
The other day I heard someone say something about living in a one horse town. I haven't heard that expression for a while and it made me wonder where it...
Sat, Aug 25, 2012 - 5:00am
Down on the Farm: Olympic agony
The Olympics make me nervous. Most of the events are designed for heartbreak. Those poor kids leave home, practice for years, live like monks, win the months of qualifying rounds--only...
Sat, Aug 18, 2012 - 5:00am
Down on the Farm: Rules update
Every so often, the rules of conversational English need to be updated. When I find out who actually writes the rules, I am going to submit the following suggestions: No...
Sat, Aug 11, 2012 - 5:00am
Down on the Farm: Fun run
The spirit of the Olympics, it is said, is to compete honorably and do the best you can. It is too late for me to compete in the current Olympiad,...
Sat, Aug 04, 2012 - 5:00am
Down on the Farm: Dog days
These are the dog days of summer. The term "dog days" dates from ancient times and has to do with the stellar constellations which are prominent in the night sky...
Sat, Jul 28, 2012 - 5:00am
Down on the Farm: The fair
The tradition of a fair goes back to Roman times, when the authorities would declare an intermission of labor and tradesmen from afar sold their wares. In the Middle Ages,...
Sat, Jul 21, 2012 - 5:00am
Down on the Farm: Secrets of founders past
As my hometown of Fertile celebrated its 125th anniversary last weekend, I found myself in a goofy outfit out in the cemetery playing the role of one of the town's...
Sat, Jul 14, 2012 - 3:58pm
Down on the Farm: Party anxiety
A recent survey showed people dread hosting a party even more than they dread a job interview. Not surprising. Just look at the somersaults parents turn to get the basement...
Tue, Jul 10, 2012 - 5:00am
As a notorious abuser of children is put away in Pennsylvania, many turn their rage towards those who must have known kids were being hurt, but who did little or...
Sat, Jun 30, 2012 - 5:00am
Down on the Farm: Get a haircut!
Never thought I'd see the day, but there I was last week yelling at the television, "Good grief man, get a haircut!" The target of my outburst, who will never...
Sat, Jun 23, 2012 - 5:00am
Down on the Farm: Reunions
Summer is for reunions of all sorts. My 30-year high school class reunion is in July. Because I am one of the locals planning the event, I will likely show...
Sat, Jun 16, 2012 - 5:00am
Down on the Farm: Biking for a Cause
Somewhere, somehow, the idea arose that doing something for a long, long time without stopping is a good way to raise money. Probably because it works. First, there were Labor...
Sat, Jun 09, 2012 - 12:31am
Down on the Farm: A study in lateness
"People are late because they want to be late," concludes Dr. Irving Snerdpoof, Phd., in his recently-published study, "An Inquiry Into the Motivations of the Perpetually Tardy." The inspiration for...
Sat, Jun 02, 2012 - 5:00am
Down on the Farm: Nautical advice
Sometime this month, every campus and high school across this great nation will host a celebration where somebody who has allegedly met with success in life will dispense advice to...
Sat, May 26, 2012 - 5:00am
Down on the Farm: Modern hermits
Across the road on the old Henry Helm place is a little twenty acre field which is now rented by the Amish. Seventy years ago, Henry, who didn't get his...
Sat, May 19, 2012 - 5:00am