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Regions Hospital, mother reach settlement over stillborn child's remains
Minneapolis officer who fatally shot Justine Damond charged with 3rd-degree murder, manslaughter
What was the 'imminent deadly threat'?: Answers in SWAT team's fatal shooting of Fargo man may be weeks away
U.S. attorney: Appeal is delaying repayment to Hmong homeland fraud victims
Neighbors speaks out against proposed cell tower site
crime and courts
Steven Seagal accused of raping an 18-year-old - adding to decades of claims against the actor
Eatbeat: Caribou a good spot for longtime breakfast partners
Looking for artists to take on city hall: Granite Falls, Minn., looking to embed artist in city
Fargo woman aims for the stars in the world of quilting
Little Big Town brings big sound to the Ralph
Marilyn Hagerty: Hey, Mother Nature, it's spring
So many cartons, so little time: A guide to grocery store eggs
No more crying? Testing the tearless onion
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
'I'm not afraid': What Stephen Hawking said about God, his atheism and his own death
Timberwolves move step closer to playoffs
Don Lucia steps down as Gopher hockey coach
Kicker Kai Forbath to re-sign with Vikings
Poolman, Jones to return; Wolanin likely to sign
Wild defenseman Ryan Murphy needs to show what he can do. Like, now.
Donna Jean Dahl
Beulah "Bea" Patz
Evan H. Frutiger
Wyoming considers grizzly hunt after Trump team took bear off endangered list
Warroad sixth-grade class takes Lake of the Woods ice fishing trip
Peregrine's return marks sign of spring
New Willie Walleye on tap for Baudette
St. Louis River muskies on the move
Commentary: 'Only thing Grindr is good for is making sausages and hamburgers,' ND House candidate says
Commentary: Campbell campaign won’t say if they’re paying for delegates to attend state convention
Jacobs: Dems brought grease to convention
Our view: Biden doesn't give any hints during speech
With a perfect son, it's hard not to be 'that parent'
February 5, 2018
Way up north: Project seeks to expand cover crop use
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — Matt Nelson began experimenting with cover crops in 2012 and doesn't expect them to provide quick or easy solutions....
February 5, 2018 - 7:08am
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 5, 2017
Funding for Grand Forks County conservation program available
Funding for a federal program to promote prairie and soil conservation efforts on working lands in Grand Forks County now is available through...
October 5, 2017 - 10:50am
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 13, 2017
Grant benefits prairie conservation in Grand Forks County
Grassland conservation in Grand Forks County is getting a boost from a $121,220 Outdoor Heritage Fund grant awarded to Audubon Dakota through...
July 13, 2017 - 8:58am
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 19, 2017
Conservation program taking applications for private landowner easements in northwest Minnesota
ERSKINE, Minn. — Private landowners in northwest Minnesota interested in conservation on their lands now can apply for a program run in partnership by Audubon Minnesota and the Minnesota Land Trust. The program is focused in the Tallgrass Aspen Parklands region and is aimed...
April 19, 2017 - 4:00pm
April 7, 2017
Brad Dokken column: Grand Forks County Wildlife Federation: 1947-2017
Barring a miracle of Lazarus-like proportions, the Grand Forks County Wildlife Federation appears to be dead, the victim of changing times and...
April 7, 2017 - 11:19am
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