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Column: Your not-average people have great things going for them
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July 17, 2014
Jackson County Fair starts Saturday
JACKSON — The 146th annual Jackson County Fair begins Saturday with non-livestock exhibits. Livestock shows get underway at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 22, starting with the poultry show. This year’s fair has events for all ages, with Wednesday designated “Kids’ Day” and...
July 17, 2014 - 9:10pm
May 23, 2014
Livestock expansion continues
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Planning Commission approved several new or expanding livestock facilities during a Wednesday night meeting, including the construction of a new beef feedlot in a wellhead protection area south of Worthington. Aaron Nystrom, Worthington, was granted...
May 23, 2014 - 12:40pm
September 11, 2013
A crash course in livestock accidents
WINDOM -- More than 40 people, from firefighters and law enforcement to county staff and industry professionals, attended a day-long workshop...
September 11, 2013 - 10:19pm
March 28, 2013
Year of the pig: Multiple livestock expansion projects planned in Nobles County
WORTHINGTON -- With nearly half a dozen livestock expansion projects already cleared for construction this year, 2013 is on pace to be nearly as active as 2012 for producers looking to add more barns and feed more animals. It's a trend Nobles County Feedlot Officer Alan Langseth...
March 28, 2013 - 10:00pm
July 2, 2012
High temps, humidity bring livestock stress
WORTHINGTON -- Record-setting heat and high humidity will make it virtually unbearable to spend any length of time outdoors over the next several days, and while humans can relax in air-conditioned comfort indoors, the region's livestock herds don't have that luxury. On days when...
July 2, 2012 - 9:44pm
May 3, 2012
Livestock expansions: Boom or rebound?
PIPESTONE -- After a multi-year lull in livestock and facilities expansion in southwest Minnesota, area counties are seeing increased demand...
May 3, 2012 - 8:40pm
April 26, 2012
Livestock barn expansions get preliminary approval
WORTHINGTON -- In their fourth meeting of the past five weeks, Nobles County Planning Commission members approved two livestock barn expansions, the creation of a new open manure storage pit and the establishment of a rural home business Wednesday night. Each of the four requests...
April 26, 2012 - 9:16pm
August 25, 2011
Lynch Livestock plans move
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Planning Commission Wednesday night approved the first step in the permitting process for Lynch Livestock to...
August 25, 2011 - 7:44pm
November 2, 2010
Horse missing in rural Duluth
November 2, 2010 - 6:30pm
October 18, 2010
Teen recovers from August bull attack
October 18, 2010 - 2:30pm
September 7, 2010
Beef producers watch what their cattle eat
DICKINSON, N.D. - Keeping consumers and cattle happy and healthy can be a challenge for producers but one way of doing that is by watching what their cattle eat. "More and more research is being done to figure out if what a cow eats can affect the flavor and quality of the meat,"...
September 7, 2010 - 9:19am
August 26, 2010
Cattle producers seek permits to expand
WORTHINGTON -- Three young livestock producers went before the Nobles County Planning Commission Wednesday night seeking conditional use permits to establish new or expand existing cattle operations in the county. All three requests were approved, and will now go before Nobles County...
August 26, 2010 - 8:16pm
August 13, 2010
Video: An Afternoon at the Nobles County Fair
Animals and people used different methods to beat the heat at the Nobles County Fair Friday afternoon, eating icy-cold malts, hiding out in the...
August 13, 2010 - 5:02pm
August 9, 2010
Local farmer helps promote Minnesota agriculture
Website gives consumers chance to win a year of free groceries WORTHINGTON -- Matt Widboom is one of nine farmers to be featured on a new website...
August 9, 2010 - 9:25pm
Tornadoes damage farmsteads south of Wahpeton-Breckenridge
TYLER, N.D. - Tornadoes severely damaged at least two farmsteads near here Saturday evening, leaving one family still searching for their pickup truck. One tornado touched down about 6:25 p.m. near Tyler, which is between Wahpeton and Fairmount, said Greg Gust, meteorologist with...
August 9, 2010 - 11:31am