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Jacob Wetterling Day announced, memorial ceremony set for Sunday
Tipster leads to major drug bust of Minnesota woman
Mom who hid daughters on western Minnesota horse farm going to prison for 8 months
Eric Church concert tickets go on sale Sept. 30
Perham football clamps down on Pequot Lakes, snapping skid against Patriots
Gophers ground out win over Colorado State
Vikings to lean on D against Panthers in Charlotte
Gophers vs. Colorado State: Who has the edge?
NDSU looks at possible football game at Target Field
Charlotte June Huddleston
James "Jim" S. Lindholm
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Perham hosts annual Harvest Fest Saturday
Community blood drive happening in October
TSMA's October meeting planned in Glenwood Oct. 4
Nest business opening in October
Preparing to become a caregiver takes planning
Store owner makes clean break from business
Felix joins Karkela, Hunt and Cheshire law firm
Debbie Irmen column: Nothing replaces first-day-of-school freshness
No solution in sight to approve tax relief
No matter what, oil will move
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
Another kind of 'dance fever'
It's a dirty job
October 21, 2009
Local foods benefit consumer, grower
Anybody who has eaten corn on the cob cooked up fresh from the field, or a sun-warmed apple off the tree, or a juicy home-grown tomato -- not...
October 21, 2009 - 9:05am
October 19, 2009
Beet harvest resumes after 4-day layoff
GRAND FORKS -- Most of American Crystal Sugar Co.'s receiving stations opened again Sunday to take in sugar beets, which started up the harvest again after a four-day delay because of cold temperatures and rain. About 70 percent or more of the grower-owned cooperative's 442,000 acres...
October 19, 2009 - 9:01am
October 14, 2009
American Crystal halts sugar beet harvest
MOORHEAD - American Crystal Sugar Co. halted its sugar beet harvest Tuesday because temperatures dipped below 20 degrees and the crowns, or tops, of the beets were getting frosted. Company spokesman Jeff Schweitzer said all five factory districts dug no beets Tuesday. "We will take...
October 14, 2009 - 1:56pm
October 10, 2009
Beet farmers trying to beat wet fields, cold conditions
DETROIT LAKES -- Even with the wet weather this past week, one local beet farmer isn't worried about the current harvest. Not just yet, anyway. Eric...
October 10, 2009 - 11:44am
October 7, 2009
Heavy rains hurting sugar beet harvest
October 7, 2009 - 3:04pm
October 2, 2009
Driver's license rules relaxed at beet harvest time
FARGO -- Sugar beet truck crashes in the Red River Valley this week raise questions about the rules pertaining to who can and can't drive the large trucks used in the beet harvest. One thing that may not be well-known: When it comes to harvest time, the normal rules go out the window. Anyone...
October 2, 2009 - 9:29am
North Dakota ethanol plant to reopen
FARGO -- The idled Hankinson, N.D., ethanol plant has been sold, and the new owner plans to reopen it as soon as Saturday. Murphy Oil, based in El Dorado, Ark., said Thursday that it's buying the corn-based plant for $92 million. The company plans to invest an additional $15 million...
October 2, 2009 - 9:28am
September 1, 2009
Wheat crop yields vary in region
HONEYFORD, N.D. -- Don Larson hauled spring wheat from his field north of town to the Farmers Elevator Co.
September 1, 2009 - 1:30pm
August 22, 2009
Rollag to celebrate women of WMSTR
DETROIT LAKES -- From Friday, Sept. 4 to Monday, Sept. 7, the Western Minnesota Steam Threshers Reunion will take over Rollag. All are invited...
August 22, 2009 - 4:25pm
August 19, 2009
Wheat harvest arrives
FARGO -- Scott Lee likes what he's seeing in his wheat harvest this year. "The yields overall are pretty good, and the quality is very good,"...
August 19, 2009 - 8:54am
May 27, 2009
Sonnenbergs named tree farmers of the year
Robert and Ingrid Sonnenberg of New York Mills received regional acclaim at a forestry meeting held earlier this month at the Mills Creamery. The...
May 27, 2009 - 3:10pm
March 20, 2009
Perham school taking green to the extreme with worm farm plan
"Green" to the extreme. That's the direction the Perham-Dent schools are heading, with a wide range of environmentally-friendly initiatives--including a "worm farm." The school's boiler room will be the location of the "vermiculture bed," where worms will be "fed" kitchen scraps...
March 20, 2009 - 7:00am
March 11, 2009
Barthel benefit planned for March 21
A benefit for a man who lost a portion of his arm in a farm accident will be held March 21 in New York Mills. Leo Barthel was involved in a farm accident southwest of New York Mills on Dec. 13, resulting in the loss of a portion of his right arm. Leo underwent multiple surgeries...
March 11, 2009 - 3:27pm
December 30, 2008
Huebsch talks turkey on trade mission to Israel
Local businessman Doug Huebsch of New Life Farms didn't have to shovel any snow during the mid-December blizzard. Instead of checking on his...
December 30, 2008 - 3:00am
December 17, 2008
Arm severely injured in farm accident
With a winter blizzard heading this way, Leo Barthel went out to the field to get some work done before the season's first major snowfall on Saturday. The late-season chore turned into a tragedy for the Rush Lake area farmer, when his arm was seriously injured in a piece of machinery. "He...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am