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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
Local FFA leaders attend summer conferences
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
January 15, 2014
McNamar authors bill to repeal farm equipment tax
ST. PAUL – State Rep. Jay McNamar (DFL-Elbow Lake) has introduced several bills to repeal new sales taxes on agricultural and manufacturing...
January 15, 2014 - 11:24am
UPDATE: Blizzard warning issued for Thursday
WILLMAR –– Weather forecasters have upped the ante for dangerous weather to hit parts of west central Minnesota tomorrow. The previous...
January 15, 2014 - 7:59am
January 14, 2014
Prettner Solon will head home to Duluth next year
ST. PAUL -- Yvonne Prettner Solon plans to return home to Duluth a year from now after announcing today that she will not be Gov. Mark Dayton's running mate again. The psychologist and former state senator said she will leave state government when her term expires because...
January 14, 2014 - 10:31am
Growing Green: Annual pick of the month
Life never slows down on the flower farm. Every year we start about 65,000 plants from seed, and those that take the longest (Lisianthus and Trachelium) were planted last weekend. Eustoma grandiflorum (Lisianthus) is one of my most favorite annuals, and can take 20-26 weeks to...
January 14, 2014 - 9:13am
January 10, 2014
Down on the Farm: Boom!
The oil boom hit Casselton, North Dakota last week in a big way. With a couple of big booms, the myth that crude oil which moves through our towns on long trains won’t explode went up in smoke. If an oil train derailed in a major city, the consequences could be dire. Other myths...
January 10, 2014 - 4:30pm
January 9, 2014
Growing Green: Fragrant Flowers for Your Garden
There are many plants I love to include in my garden, but those with no fragrance, although eye-pleasing, always disappoint me. I always try to intersperse fragrant plants among my zinnias, rudbeckia and echinacea, so that my arrangements are a mixture of colors, textures and fragrances....
January 9, 2014 - 10:36am
January 7, 2014
'Polar vortex' may ease grip on region
ST. PAUL -- Meteorologists say that what they call a “polar vortex,” and the rest of us call bitterly cold weather, is beginning to ease up in the Upper Midwest. That means the region may reach temperatures Alaskans have been enjoying. “The good news is today, Monday,...
January 7, 2014 - 10:54am
January 6, 2014
Minnesota leaves school closing decision to local officials as Midwest shivers
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Monday decided to leave the decision about closing schools on Tuesday to local officials as the Upper Midwest fought bitterly cold weather today, with Tuesday warming in some places but still remaining frigid. Dayton took the rare step...
January 6, 2014 - 11:47am
January 3, 2014
Arctic blast means no Minnesota public school classes Monday
ST. PAUL -- Frigid temperatures predicted for Monday led Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to cancel public school classes statewide for the first time since 1997, but local officials will make the decision if the cold snap continues into Tuesday. “The safety of Minnesota’s school...
January 3, 2014 - 11:25am
December 27, 2013
Letter: Youth of Stevens County help support the food shelf
This fall, in the days between Oct. 31 and Nov. 26, 2013, the young people of Stevens County collected 7,225 pounds of non-perishable food products and assorted personal care items for the Stevens County Food Shelf—three and a half tons! What a spectacular effort on the part of...
December 27, 2013 - 4:52pm
Morris City Council revokes four rental licenses
MORRIS, Minn. - The Morris City Council voted unanimously Monday to revoke the rental licenses for four properties that have not met the requirements of the city’s Rental Housing Program. The properties are at 702 Imperial Drive, owners Roger and Elizabeth Anda; 400 West 7th...
December 27, 2013 - 4:43pm
Keni Zenner awarded Morris Human Rights Award
MORRIS, Minn. - Keni Zenner, a graduate of the University of Minnesota, Morris who returned to the community last fall to help improve education...
December 27, 2013 - 3:44pm
December 26, 2013
Morris Area High School principal facing criminal sexual conduct charges
MORRIS – Morris Area High School Principal Craig Peterson has been charged with four felony counts of criminal sexual conduct after allegedly...
December 26, 2013 - 1:55pm
December 23, 2013
2013 Christmas Greetings issue
December 23, 2013 - 11:38am
December 18, 2013
MNsure executive resigns after vacation, computer issues
ST. PAUL -- A Costa Rican vacation gave MNsure's executive director a permanent break from her job. April Todd-Malmlov handed her resignation to the MNsure board Tuesday night after publicity about the trip she and another state official took before Thanksgiving. The trip came...
December 18, 2013 - 9:13am