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Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as need for diversity in workforce grows
Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
Cost an obstacle for body camera usage in Fargo-Moorhead area
From Texas to Minnesota, canines rescued with love
Jury trial canceled in Minn. horse starvation case, plea hearing set
Brian Murphy: Case Keenum's career day lets Vikings fans breathe easy
Vikings best Tampa Bay 34-17
GOLF: Thomas wins $10 million bonus as FedExCup champion
NASCAR: Kyle Busch wins ISM Connect 300 in New Hampshire
SHIPLEY: In show of unity, Vikings stand together on anthem issue
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Column: District’s 518 VIBE remains positive
Column: Tackling workplace shortage on multiple fronts
Delores "Dee" Hansen
Burdell Francis Bents
Herman E. Conrad
Polly Anna Van Der Linden
Disheveled Theologian: Horror show!
Column: That would have been one great summer season
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
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Baby Shower: Carson Werner
Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Data: Sept. 25, 2017
Special School Board Meeting
Regular School Board Meeting Minutes August 2017
Notice of public hearing
Probate of Robert L. Haberman
February 5, 2016
Minnesota’s Glen Taylor, others buying PM Beef facility
WINDOM— The former PM Beef processing plant in Windom is being purchased by a group of business partners that includes Minnesota billionaire...
February 5, 2016 - 10:13pm
April 25, 2014
Pipestone woman honored as state's top pork promoter
PIPESTONE — Sylvia Wolters enjoys promoting pork so much, she was willing to stand outside grilling in an unlikely April snowstorm. Granted,...
April 25, 2014 - 2:04pm
March 13, 2014
First case of porcine epidemic virus prompts changes for pork producers
FARGO — Now that North Dakota has its first case of the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus, pork producers, exhibitors and pig transporters are making some changes. The state Board of Animal Health, part of the North Dakota Department of Agriculture, decided last week that pigs being...
March 13, 2014 - 9:06pm
February 1, 2013
New Fashion Pork speaks out against HSUS
JACKSON -- For years, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has pleaded with people for donations through advertising campaigns that...
February 1, 2013 - 10:55am
January 30, 2013
Veldhuizens receive Minnesota Pork Producers Association Family of the Year honor
EDGERTON -- In the center of Chris and Clare Veldhuizen's kitchen -- like in many homes -- is their table, surrounded by chairs that have held...
January 30, 2013 - 9:06am
January 25, 2012
Uilk is Minnesota Pork Industry Swine Manager of the Year
PIPESTONE -- When Mark Uilk learned he had been chosen as the 2012 Minnesota Pork Industry Swine Manager of the Year, he was surprised. "I felt very non-worthy at first," he admitted. "It's a real honor." Uilk is the manager at Twin Rock, a 5,000-head hog barn north of Pipestone...
January 25, 2012 - 11:01am
May 22, 2011
Good hogs go to the kitchen
JACKSON -- Where do good hogs go when they die? If Kat and Bill Stephan have their way, good hogs go straight to the kitchen at Kat's Hog Heaven,...
May 22, 2011 - 5:30pm
November 18, 2010
JBS recognized for energy savings
WORTHINGTON -- JBS is Worthington's largest consumer of energy, but recent changes at the pork processing facility have led to some major savings...
November 18, 2010 - 9:36pm
March 9, 2010
Liepold, Spronk keep NPPC seats
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National Pork Producers Council elected new officers and members to its board of directors during its annual business meeting March 4-6, in Kansas City, Mo. Taking over as president of the organization is Sam Carney, a producer from Adair, Iowa. Doug Wolf,...
March 9, 2010 - 12:00am
August 22, 2009
Brief: PQA Plus, TQA trainings offered
WINDOM -- Pork producers and livestock transporters can earn their individual certifications for Pork Quality Assurance Plus (PQA Plus) and Transport Quality Assurance (TQA) at free evening trainings in Windom. The PQA Plus training will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today; and the TQA training...
August 22, 2009 - 12:00am
August 17, 2009
Pork industry woes extend beyond ill-founded flu scare
August 17, 2009 - 9:27am
July 6, 2009
Going hog wild for cherries
The cherries are here. Once again I must carefully position the fingers on my right hand, discreetly hiding the cuticles dark with stain and...
July 6, 2009 - 12:00am
September 23, 2008
Adrian farmer honored for quality pork production
ADRIAN -- An area pork producer was recently honored for the quality of pork he produces on his family's farm southeast of Adrian. Terry Edgar,...
September 23, 2008 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
Pork industry in peril
WORTHINGTON -- There is a vicious cycle running through the agricultural industry today, and it could be months, perhaps years, before any relief is in sight. While consumers complain about the high cost of food in the grocery store and the pain at the gas pump, many have pointed...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am
May 13, 2008
Brief: Web Resources for Pork Producers
ST. PAUL -- The University of Minnesota Extension has created a coordinated set of web resources to help pork producers with tough financial questions. The site can be accessed at www.extension.umn. edu/Swine, click on "Pork Producer Resources for Difficult Financial Times."...
May 13, 2008 - 12:00am