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Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
May 11, 2016
Employees escape injuries after explosion at Clarkfield grain elevator
CLARKFIELD — All employees have been accounted for and no injuries were reported after an explosion at the Clarkfield Grain Elevator around 8 a.m. Wednesday. Clarkfield is about 25 miles north of Marshall in far western Minnesota. Yellow Medicine County Sheriff Bill Flatten said...
May 11, 2016 - 3:30pm
May 10, 2016
Grain elevator demolition begins
May 10, 2016 - 8:57pm
August 7, 2015
Bigelow elevator demolished
A piece of history came tumbling down Friday in Bigelow as crews worked to demolish the 1970s-era Bigelow Farmers Elevator. The top of the 550,000-bushel...
August 7, 2015 - 9:20pm
January 1, 2015
Happy trails, Augie!
BREWSTER — August Froderman will retire today on a day likely as cold as the one he started on in February 1969. For more than four decades,...
January 1, 2015 - 9:37pm
March 25, 2014
UFC breaks ground on grain facility
BIGELOW — United Farmers Co-op ceremonially broke ground late Tuesday afternoon on a one-million-bushel grain storage facility in Bigelow....
March 25, 2014 - 11:13pm
July 6, 2011
Demolition and removal of debris continues Wednesday at the site of the former grain elevator on 10th Avenue in Worthington.
July 6, 2011 - 8:32pm
May 10, 2011
Elevator going down
WORTHINGTON -- Landwehr Construction Inc., St. Cloud, worked on demolition of the former New Vision Co-op elevator Tuesday afternoon. Current...
May 10, 2011 - 9:37pm
March 9, 2010
Elevator group elects leadership
MANKATO -- The Minnesota Grain and Feed Association, which represents the country grain elevator and feed mill industry in Minnesota, elected its 2010 leadership at the 103rd annual meeting, hosted in conjunction with the MGFA Annual Convention and Trade Show, in Mankato. Nearly...
March 9, 2010 - 12:00am
February 18, 2010
In elevator rescue, corn was only part of the concern
FARMINGTON - From the outside of the Feely Elevator silos, onlookers were left to wonder what was happening inside the silo where Mark Malecha was trapped. Inside, though, medics worked diligently to save Malecha not only from being crushed by the shifting corn, but from toxins that...
February 18, 2010 - 11:13am
January 4, 2010
Appellate decision issued
WORTHINGTON -- A decision by the Minnesota Court of Appeals disappointed city leaders last week when appellate judges affirmed the decision made by Judge Jeffrey Flynn to grant summary judgment to New Vision Cooperative, dismissing the city's claim regarding the grain elevator on...
January 4, 2010 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
City's claim against New Vision dismissed
WORTHINGTON -- Fifth Judicial Court Judge Jeffrey Flynn issued an order Monday dismissing the City of Worthington's claim against New Vision...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
August 19, 2008
Area elevator burglarized
TERRIL, Iowa -- According to Dickinson County Sheriff Gregory Baloun, the elevator in Terril was burglarized sometime in the early morning hours on Sunday. Someone reportedly threw a rock through the glass on an entry door and let themselves in, absconding with an undetermined amount...
August 19, 2008 - 12:00am
July 8, 2008
Flare-up brings more action to UFC elevator
RUSHMORE -- The Rushmore Fire Department dealt with another flare-up Monday afternoon at the United Farmers Cooperative (UFC) grain elevator in Rushmore, where a June 19 fire destroyed a bin and a dryer. "We're just uncovering it and putting water on it," said Brent Petersen of the...
July 8, 2008 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
Five New Vision Co-op properties mark a century in business
WORTHINGTON -- Five grain elevators now operated by New Vision Cooperative have been recognized this year for a century of service. The Mountain Lake, Hills, Beaver Creek, Jeffers and Windom elevators were honored recently at the 101st annual convention of the Minnesota Grain...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am
June 24, 2008
Editorial: A heroic effort in Rushmore
The 2000 census lists Rushmore's population at 376 -- a small community by almost any standard. But Rushmore -- not to mention several surrounding...
June 24, 2008 - 12:00am