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Grass fire burns near Bluegrass
Fargo man accused of assaulting DL officer
Courts - April 30
Lynk asks for MCLU aid to challenge firing
Property Transfers and Marriages - April 30
Panthers keep Wolverines out of win column
Wangsness sparks WDC boys in Cardinal Invite
Do not let the first round hype fool you
WDC girls tie for sixth at Bemidji Invite
Raiders pummel Panthers in 12-1 victory
17 Years: Wegscheid bids farewell as township supervisor
Damlo steps into transit director position
Friendly Rider drivers win safety awards
Utecht shares stories of football, memory loss
Business briefs - April 9 edition
Actors find 'A Little Piece of Heaven'
Entertainment briefs - April 30
Beautiful Wadena: Part 1
Winnie and me: Regale toad known throughout community
Community dinners continue April 28
Heltemes recognized for outstanding cookie sales
Watermelon, Arugula, Feta and Mint Salad
Seventh graders read Earth Day booklets to elementary students
Fourth-graders present 'Living Wax Museum'
Does the Minnesota State Patrol use dogs within its agency?
President signs VFW federal charter into law
Why are trucks with loud mufflers ticketed when motorcycles are not?
VA benefits spending varies by state
Farmers hoping for rain
State record fish caught in Otter Tail County
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
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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