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U.S. Senate health care deal could help Minnesota insurance programs
Feds bring charges against suspected Chinese makers of powerful opioids
Sisseton man sent to prison for scamming cattle ranchers
St. Cloud woman faces up to 30 years for killing father with mallet
Oldest snow monkey in North America dies at Minn. Zoo
Prep football: Area teams jockeying for playoff position
The Drill: Quarterback Anthony Ross fights through injury for W-WG
Here comes the Judge: Yankees back in ALCS after 8-1 rout of Astros
Prep volleyball: MCC wins intense 5-setter over Adrian
Monday volleyball roundup: W-WG dumps MLA in four
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FIELDING QUESTIONS: Shrub with berries identified as nuisance species
More on winning the war on weeds
Letter: Long past time for council to move on theater
Column: District working hard to address facilities needs
Leland Elton Schmidt
Richard Joseph Hansen
Delwin James Roemer
Disheveled Theologian: Count it all joy!
Column: Through an era, this was one of year’s memorable day
Looking Back: 1992 -- Three retiring from Worthington post office
Disheveled Theologian: Reachout, and lessons of God's work
“Women Seeking God: CREATE” to take place Oct. 27-28 in Worthington
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Birth: Tobiah Loy
Wassenaar 50th anniversary
Jurgensen 60th anniversary
McNab 90th birthday
Data: Oct. 17, 2017
Nobles County Board of Commissioners Drainage Final Hearing
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September 25, 2017
CRP haying bridges regional divide
GRAND FORKS — Justin Mead has spent all of August and much of September in Grand Forks County, the longest he's ever been away from his...
September 25, 2017 - 6:17am
September 10, 2017
MT expands hay lottery as drought, fire situation worsen
HELENA, Mont. — As wildfires continue to burn grasslands and forests across Montana and drought continues to worsen, the Montana Department...
September 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
August 21, 2017
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
I was driving back from Bismarck, feeling a bit grumbly. I'd had a couple interviews there, but part of my plan for the day had been to find...
August 21, 2017 - 5:45am
'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
August 13, 2017
Fighting drought and flood with soil health
WASHINGTON D.C. — The Upper Midwest is in the grips of a historic drought, pretty close on the heels of several historic floods. Both extremes cause devastating, expensive problems for agriculture. But agronomist Andrea Basche thinks an answer to improving outcomes for droughts...
August 13, 2017 - 4:51pm
August 12, 2017
Rain, wells and grass management help during drought
EPIPHANY, S.D. — The cows will come home from the pasture on schedule for Cory Eich this year thanks to the recent rains. "It looks like...
August 12, 2017 - 2:26am
August 7, 2017
Farm Rescue comes to aid of hay-starved ranches in western ND
RICHARDTON, N.D.—The sight of a truck ladened with a mountain of hay bales is a welcome sight as it comes down the narrow stretch of North...
August 7, 2017 - 8:20pm
August 3, 2017
'A safety net for rural America': Minn., N.D. reps hear from farmers on aid, new farm bill
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. — Two members of the U.S. House Agriculture Committee have especially strong feelings about the need to aid farmers...
August 3, 2017 - 7:42pm
July 31, 2017
Drought concerns grow in South Dakota
ABERDEEN, S.D. — The latest U.S. Drought Monitor shows the drought is expanding in South Dakota, with nearly 100 percent of the state in...
July 31, 2017 - 8:20am
July 24, 2017
Testing times: Drought means watching forage, water
FARGO — They're far from the drought, but North Dakota State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory chemists on the Fargo campus are...
July 24, 2017 - 6:57am
July 12, 2017
Farmers, ranchers tell Burgum hay next to nothing in western ND
GOLDEN VALLEY, N.D.—Nearly 100 farmers, ranchers and community members turned out Wednesday to talk with Gov. Doug Burgum and other state...
July 12, 2017 - 8:52pm
July 6, 2017
Extreme heat broils the Dakotas and Montana, flash drought takes toll on wheat crop
A massive and intense heat dome has spread over the northern Plains and mountain West, sucking moisture out of the soil, and may persist for...
July 6, 2017 - 1:30pm
June 26, 2017
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
FT. PIERRE, S.D. — Central South Dakota has had a bit of a rain revival, but many areas have back-slid into drought. Brothers Pete and...
June 26, 2017 - 6:54am
June 22, 2017
Parts of the Dakotas and Montana are now in extreme drought, the only such spots in the US
BISMARCK, N.D. — Parts of North Dakota, Montana and South Dakota now are considered in extreme drought. Extreme drought is the second-worst...
June 22, 2017 - 1:26pm
June 8, 2017
Drought conditions lead to herd trimming across region
RICHARDTON, N.D. — As drought spreads across the upper Great Plains, some cattle producers in North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana are...
June 8, 2017 - 2:18pm