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‘We get silly sometimes’: Local mentorship pair love to laugh
KLN preps for next wave of workers
Ranchers are howling over wolf ruling
Jaycees donate to library, childcare Association
Referendum talks continue, repairs approved at PHS
Slow starting Jackets fall to Trojans
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
DAVID ALEXANDER NELSON
JOHN A. MERKINS
MELVINA "MEL" ALMIDIA TRIEGLAFF
GORDON "GORDY" ALLEN JOHNSON
Cheese louise! Bongards’ churns out the cheddar, 24/7
Grandma G’s snacks are a family affair
Family Dollar celebrates grand opening in Ottertail
Papacito’s gets a new owner
Turning phone books into a booming business: Ralph Logan retires from Arvig after 36-year career
Getting out a message across crossed wires
Minnesota must heed call of oil-safety report
Optimism is a useful quality
Bobcats common in the area, though rarely seen
The Prairie Spy: When the remedies are worse than the ailments
New York Mills is set for the second annual Winter Light Festival on Feb. 2
Old Timers Run set for Feb. 7
October 2, 2009
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...
news / business
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...
entertainment / news
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