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More Minn. pharmacies to offer opioid antidote naloxone without a prescription to battle overdoses
Data: March 22, 2018
Minnesota considers limits on cameras in courtrooms
Pedestrian killed by motorist north of Minneapolis
Details released in Twin Cities area murder-suicide
Youthful Minnesota Duluth squad takes another step by taking part in NCAA tournament
Quarterback a hot topic for U of M football
NHL players are finishing their degrees - despite the homework and parking tickets
Don Lucia praised by Minnesotans, ex-Gophers in Wild locker room
Curlers get the call to throw first pitch on Twins' opening day
Letter: Lawmaker’s bill would assist pig haulers
Letter: MNLARS fix moving forward in Minnesota House
Letter: Be sure to observe National Nutrition Month
With a perfect son, it's hard not to be 'that parent'
Commentary: For Pelican Rapids, losing McDonald's a blow
James "Jim" Fox
Ronald "Ron" Schilman
Irvin R. Swanson
Patricia Eileen Mills
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Sparkling wines are not created equally
'Singspiration' event is Saturday night
No more crying? Testing the tearless onion
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
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Van't Hof 60th anniversary
Birth: Hailey Jean DeGroot
Holtrop 60th anniversary
Smit 70th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
February 3, 2018
How the region's farmers and researchers are working to save bees
Bees are vital to agriculture, but bee populations have faced serious problems in recent years. Both pesticides and pests are being blamed for...
February 3, 2018 - 8:30am
January 29, 2018
Precision ag tools can improve profitability, work with conservation
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — When people think of precision agriculture, they often think of autosteer, variable-rate seeding, satellites or drones....
January 29, 2018 - 6:45am
Minnesota county takes on public lands debate over farm sale
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — A version of the national debate over public lands has recently played itself out in Meeker County, where conservationists were surprised when the county board initially denied the transfer of land by willing sellers to the state. The Meeker County Board...
December 29, 2017 - 6:46pm
November 25, 2017
5 questions with ... Tom Nuessmeier, farmer and federal policy organizer for the Land Stewardship Project, St. Peter, Minn.
Q: What is the Land Stewardship Project? The Land Stewardship Project is a membership organization of about 4,000 households, primarily in Minnesota...
November 25, 2017 - 5:33am
October 31, 2017
Crops continue to eat up Great Plains grassland
FARGO — Dwindling grassland remnants in the Great Plains continued their decline last year with the loss of 2.5 million acres consumed...
October 31, 2017 - 5:16pm
October 7, 2017
From PILT to maintenance to economic impact, the debate continues
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County received nearly $298,000 in state funding this year as a Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) on 5,620.8 acres it maintains...
October 7, 2017 - 6:38am
August 21, 2017
'Lip service' to soil health?
A few years ago, I was talking about soil health and the environment with a Midwest agriculturalist. I won't name him; let's just say he's a...
August 21, 2017 - 5:05am
July 31, 2017
Savory Institute visit to ND ranch focuses on importance of soil health
MENOKEN, N.D. — Jerry Doan in the mid 1980s attended the Savory Institute, an organization focused on the importance of soil health that...
July 31, 2017 - 7:23am
July 11, 2017
Minnesota keeps Palmer amaranth at bay by pulling by hand, blow torching
COTTONWOOD, Minn. — Propane blow torches, herbicide, the sharp blades of mowers, hand pulling, and most important of all, the vigilant...
July 11, 2017 - 8:22pm
April 30, 2017
Letter: House Republicans shunning conservation community
By Scott Rall, Former member, Lessard Sams Outdoor Heritage Council, Worthington
April 30, 2017 - 10:26pm
March 27, 2017
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
Clean water matters to Minnesota. No matter where we live or what we do, Minnesotans want our families and future generations to enjoy water that's fishable, swimmable and drinkable. When Gov. Mark Dayton proposed new buffer legislation two years ago, he recognized that we are at...
March 27, 2017 - 10:00pm
SDSU study analyzes East River native grasslands
BROOKINGS, S.D. — In South Dakota, ranchers are some of the best conservationists, as cattle often rely heavily on rangeland as a feed...
March 27, 2017 - 11:30am
March 15, 2017
'Trophy' film tackles African hunting and conservation
AUSTIN, Texas -- The new documentary "Trophy" opens in a sprawling corner of South Africa run by John Hume, who is praised by some as protecting...
March 15, 2017 - 4:50pm
March 5, 2017
Conservation advocacy born from immersion in outdoors
DULUTH — Even when he was very young, Dave Zentner realized that he needed to be outdoors. He was growing up in rural South Dakota, and...
March 5, 2017 - 4:43pm
February 27, 2017
Letter: Let’s do our part for our environment
By Les Johnson, Worthington Recently, I attended a conservation convention with several hundred others. We were privileged to have a presentation from a nationally renowned individual from Newfoundland by the name of Shane Mahoney. With our current political issues and looming national...
February 27, 2017 - 10:24pm