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Verndale school bus rear-ended; No students seriously injured in accident
Property Transfers, marriages - March 26 edition
Two-year-old who fell through ice near Alexandria dies at hospital
Plane grazes car during emergency landing on Highway 10 west of Hawley
WDC students raise over $1,880 for Pennies for Patients
Raiders have six seniors to lead PRC title charge
Bowling scores - March 26 edition
Archery Scores - March 26 edition
Raiders kick off season at Lion's Invitational
Emergency service personnel recognized for dedication to their communities
Wellness in the Woods celebrates second anniversary with art event in May
West Central Telephone introduces Sidekick Assist
Reuter Family Dentistry opens new clinic
New M State program addresses 'huge' gas industry need
April Fools' Day continues to bring laughter many years later
Mevissen appears at writers festival
Bill's 'war zone' in San Diego
1903: Murray's has largest real estate office in Wadena
Entertainment briefs - March 26 edition
DL women, foundation help serve Haitians in need
Key lime pie
Birth announcements - March 26 edition
Church briefs - March 26 edition
Baymler named Community Educator for home health, hospice service
Your letters - March 26 edition
Is it legal to drive on the wrong side of the road to get the mail?
Operation Enduring Freedom officially ended
Paid sick time helps everybody
Your letters - March 19 edition
Fishing on the ice. Going after Tullibee
Beautiful sky: Setting sun
Winged vistors: Turkeys enjoy mild spring
Mild winter's timing could not have been better for deer
Surplus spring turkey hunt licenses to go on sale
August 10, 2010
Harvesting in August
A John Deere 9500 combine worked a wheat field on the Lee Amundson farm in Folden Township near Vining in suffocating August heat.
August 10, 2010 - 10:51am
June 11, 2010
Time weed control in corn, soybean for maximum yields
Recent rain will result in increased weed seedling growth and weed seed emergence for many Minnesota corn and soybean fields. Understanding the principles of herbicides will help producers control weeds that are competing with these and other row crops. Many growers ask, "Will preemergence...
June 11, 2010 - 4:10pm
May 14, 2010
Get ready for early first harvest of alfalfa
For high-quality forage, prepare to take first harvest earlier than normal this year. The early warm weather this spring has perennial forage stands off to the races. Forage stands that shouldn't be harvested early include those for animals with low to medium nutritional needs,...
May 14, 2010 - 2:29pm
April 6, 2010
April 6, 2010 - 10:14am
Say a prayer for the farmers
Farming is a struggle even in the best of times but this fall the harvest has tried the patience of the most patient. October is supposed to be the big harvest month in Minnesota but for many farmers, harvesting in October was like pushing an elephant up the stairs. Rain and snow...
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November 6, 2009 - 1:58pm
September 2, 2009
September 2, 2009 - 4:12pm
August 26, 2009
Irrigated corn silage plot tour set for Friday
The University of Minnesota Extension irrigated corn silage plot tour will be held starting at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 28 at the Dan Dreyer farm northeast of Ottertail City. The program will include Dr. Paul Peterson, Dr. Phil Glogoza, and Doug Holen of the University of Minnesota...
August 26, 2009 - 1:43pm
Field Day unveils biomass crops, biodiesel production
The Central Lakes Agricultural Center in Staples is at the forefront of alternative fuels production. The fact was made clear at the Aug. 13 Energy/Alternative Fuels Field Day focusing on energy crops. Bob Schafer, Central Lakes Ag Center director, coordinated a host of experts and...
August 26, 2009 - 1:42pm
June 30, 2009
Acreage reporting deadline approaching
June 30, 2009 - 4:10pm
May 20, 2009
Clarissa boy marred in farm accident
A 10-year-old Clarissa boy was seriously injured in a farm accident on Friday. The Todd County Sheriff's Office was called to Iona Township in rural Browerville at 5:20 p.m. The boy, Coty Michael Mansager, had been caught in an auger of a grinder/mixer and received severe facial...
May 20, 2009 - 4:23pm
Nimrod farmer grows lettuce with a new twist
Farmers and consumers who want to see a solution to lettuce that bolts or turns bitter in summer heat will have the opportunity to visit with Mike Hamp at Calico Farms at a field day at his farm in Nimrod, from noon to 3 p.m. on June 13. "I had not seen anyone using shade houses...
May 20, 2009 - 3:11pm
Taken tractor leads to charge
A Thief River Falls man was charged with taking a tractor without paying. Curtis Wayne Anderson, 52, was charged May 1 in Wadena County District Court with with theft by swindle and receiving stolen property. According to court documents, Wadena County authorities received information...
May 20, 2009 - 2:52pm